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THE IVY BARN BED AND BREAKFAST - The hidden gem in South Devon


The Ivy Barn Bed and Breakfast is run by Husband and Wife team Rik and Nicky, it is a dog friendly B&B in the heart of a small, quiet, picture postcard village nestled in the beautiful South Hams countryside in South Devon.

Described as a hidden gem in an unspoilt area, The Ivy Barn Bed and Breakfast is ideal for those wishing to just get away from it all and to have a quality, relaxing stay. After a day exploring beautiful South Devon, you can unwind in the garden, relaxing with a book or a nice glass or cup of something refreshing. We are passionate about providing a warm and friendly welcome and a peaceful, calming place to stay.


The Ivy Barn is a solid stone barn which has been converted to form 6 ensuite rooms, one of which is a large two storey family room suitable for a family or a couple who would like more space. All our rooms have private ground floor access and offer all the facilities you would expect of a quality establishment. There is also plenty of free on-site parking.

Whether you’re looking for a mid-week or weekend break in the South Hams or a longer holiday so you can really explore all that South Devon has to offer - The Ivy Barn is the perfect place to stay!


We offer an extensive breakfast choice every day. Our promise to you is that you will leave here well fed and very well looked after, feeling refreshed.

What more can you want? A relaxing and quiet place to stay, in the beautiful village of Holbeton with plenty of places to visit.

THE IVY BARN BED AND BREAKFAST ensuite holiday accommodation near Dartmoor is:

  • A relaxing, peaceful place to stay in a beautiful village in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
  • Just 2 miles from South Ham's Mothecombe and Coastguards Beach. Coastguards beach is dog friendly all year.
  • A base for Coastal Path walkers as a stop over before or after crossing the River Erme.
  • A base to explore various parts of the beautiful South West Coast Path in South Devon.
  • Close to a bus stop that goes to Noss Mayo during the week.
  • 30 minutes from Dartmoor National Park where you can explore the moors by foot, bike and horse!
  • Just a short distance away from many of South Devon’s magnificent beaches.
  • Near the quaint estuary villages/ towns of Noss Mayo, Kingsbridge, and Dartmouth to explore.
  • Ideal for theThe Round Robin trip, including the River Cruises between Totnes-Dartmouth.
  • Near historical market towns of Totnes, Tiverton & the Torbay area.
  • A short drive from Modbury, Ivybridge, Yealmpton.
  • 10 miles from Plymouth.
  • Ideal stop-over for those working in the area or travelling with Brittany Ferries from Plymouth.

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