Over Priestacott Farm in Ruby Country

Over Priestacott Farm in Ruby Country is a small family run business in the village of Ashwater and is a beautiful place to stay when visitinis part of rural Devon. We farm Alpacas pigs, chickens and have a large worm-breeding unit.

Alpacas at Upper Priestacott FarmLocated near the Ruby Country market town of Holsworthy and close to the Cornish border, we are in an ideal position for visiting both Devon and Cornwall.

Priestacott Farm caravanWe have a four-berth family caravan in a quiet secluded position, which has kitchen, shower room, toilet and central heating. It sleeps 4 people comfortably however the top bunk is only suitable for a small child. The caravan is available to rent from April to October and is available on a self-catering or bed and breakfast basis.

To find out about costs and to check availability, please get in touch.


Over Priestacott Farm, Over Priestacott, Ashwater, Beaworthy, Devon. EX21 5EW

Email: margarethiscock@btinternet.com

Tel: 01409 211359

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Off the Beaten Track in Ruby Country

‘Great Escapes’ At Hallwood Farm another world awaits. Away from the hustle and bustle a place for everyone where time slows down and there’s space for all to enjoy their favourite things.

Off the Beaten Track in Ruby CountryBy day, explore little travelled Ruby Country lanes, quaint market towns and stunning coast and countryside. Marvel at glimpsed wildlife in its natural habitat. Then come evening time enjoy leisurely meals with good company at home or in a fine local hostelry then maybe gaze at the stars in a silence only broken by hooting owls.

Ruby Country orchardHallwood Farm is nestled on a South facing slope overlooking the unspoilt countryside on the edge of the thatched village of Petrockstow with its own friendly pub. This part of Devon is truly beautiful; gentle rolling hills, tree lined fields and ancient woodlands abound.

mistyAlthough a working farm, you are welcome to see what goes on, we love to show
what we do here… just ask.

For more details and to check availability visit our website.


Hallwood Farm, Petrockstowe, Devon. EX20 3HP

Tel. 01837 811 762

Email; hallwoodemail@gmail.com

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Youldon Moor Cottage in Ruby Country

Youldon Moor Cottage is our smallholding set in the beautiful Devon countryside near Holsworthy in Ruby Country.

Youldon Moor Cottage ducksWe specialise in slow grown, free range pigs, sheep and poultry and have been producing our own delicious meat and eggs for friends and family for many years. We are now opening our doors and offering others the chance to enjoy our products.

We offer fresh pork, lamb, turkey, ducks and eggs via post, at local fairs or you can come and collect in person if you wish.


Youldon Moor Cottage at Torrington  MarketWe attend Torrington’s monthly Farmers market and have had very favourable comments on our tasty sausages and repeat customers come to find us.


For more information, visit our website.


Youldon Moor CottageSally and Max Jowett, Youldon Moor Cottage, Chilsworthy, Holsworthy, Devon. EX22 7JL

Email: youldonmoorcottage@gmail.com

Tel 01409 241996

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Buttermoor Farm in Ruby Country

High Park Cottage offers country cottage style self catering accommodation in a small Ruby Country village. The cottage has been renovated with care, providing a home from home with a large garden. Staying here provides peace and quiet and a taste of Ruby Country in rural Devon.

Buttermoor Farm self catering cottageSelf catering accommodation in Cookbury Ruby CountryThis lovely cottage was built over 300 years ago. It is situated in the peaceful village of Cookbury near the pretty market town of Holsworthy. It provides the perfect location for a couple or family of three to relax, escape the crowds and enjoy being enveloped in fresh air and wildlife. The many delights of North Devon are in easy reach.

Buttermoor Farm self catering accommodation in Ruby CountryThe house sleeps three people in comfort, with one double and one single room. A country kitchen with dining table, large comfy sofas and log fire make this a home from home. The country kitchen is well equipped for your stay with all new white goods and there is plenty of off road parking.

To find out more or to check availability visit our website.


Breakfast basketHigher Buttermoor Farm, Milton Damerel, Holsworthy, Devon. EX22 7PB

Tel: 01409 261314

Mobile: 07773 108494

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Thorne Park in Ruby Country

A warm welcome awaits you at Thorne Park; a working farm is situated in a beautiful part of Devon known as Ruby Country. Gentle rolling countryside and stunning views make this a great location to relax and unwind.

Thorne Partk self catering in Ruby Country

Offering you good Farmhouse Accommodation, scrumptious Farmhouse cooking and a family atmosphere. Thorne Park is peaceful and unspoilt with lovely views of Ruby Country, rugged coastline and moors nearby.

Beech House is the largest part of our Farmhouse and has many traditional features some of which date back to the 16th Century. A wonderful house for get-togethers, family gatherings or just a quiet break and is the perfect base for visiting Devon & Cornwall.

Ensuite bedrooms, Inglenook Fireplaces with wood burning stoves. Enjoy a soak in the HOT TUB, or a game of snooker / pool on the slate bed table.

Visit our website for more information and to check availability.


Thorne Park,
Devon, EX22 7BL

Tel/Fax 01409 253339

Email – thornepark@farming.co.uk

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Yurts Away in Ruby Country

Welcome to Yurts Away!

Yurts Away in Ruby Country

Set in 24 acres of beautiful rural Ruby Country, near Holsworthy, embraced by old Devonshire hedgerows, where peace and tranquility can still be found. We offer you a holiday with a difference, and a chance to get away from the everyday hustle and bustle of modern day living.

Relax at Yurts AWay in Ruby CountryWe are not a campsite, but what we offer is an alternative Green sustainable environment where you can experience a little luxury living under canvas for a week. For those who don’t think that they will be able to cope without all the gadgets, and general time consuming electronic equipment, we offer short breaks.

Coarse fishing is FREE to guests staying in the Yurt. Visit our sister site for more information on fishing www.peaceandfish.co.uk

We have two coarse fishing lakes – Admiral Lake and Ponder Lake. Each lake extends to over an acre, nestled within the grounds, surrounded by an abundance of wildlife.

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Higher Shorston Lakes, Lodges and Yurts, Staddon Road, Holsworthy, Devon. EX22 6 NH

Tel. 01409 253657

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The Ruby Country Lodge Park in Ruby Country

Set in richly wooded parkland, this exclusive lodge development offers the perfect holiday retreat with beautifully designed quality accommodation.

The Ruby in Ruby Country

Spanning a total of 16 acres, The Ruby Country Lodge Park is surrounded by unspoilt countryside with stunning views across Dartmoor, offering a secluded and peaceful escape where visitors can relax and unwind in some of the UK’s most luxurious country lodges.

The Ruby in Ruby CountryThe nearby North Cornwall and Devon coasts boast some of the regions most spectacular sandy beaches while the South coast features the renowned Jurassic coastline, dotted with secluded bays and ports including Salcombe, Dartmouth and the South Hams.

Positioned right in the heart of what is known as Ruby Country, a particular part of Devon that is renowned for its idyllic and tranquil, unspoilt countryside, The Ruby is surrounded by rolling landscapes, winding lanes, abundant wildlife and traditional Devon villages, offering you the country retreat that you deserve.


The Ruby Country Lodge Park
Beaworthy, Devon
EX21 5TT

Tel. 08000 853983

Email; bookings@theruby.co.uk

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Lake Villa in Ruby Country

Lake House Cottages and B&B are situated in the heart of Ruby Country, rural North Devon, close to the village of Bradworthy and on the edge of the North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Lake VillaLake House Cottages and B&B are ½ a mile from the village of Bradworthy which is situated in peaceful, rural north-west Devon. It lies within the area known as Ruby Country and close to both the North Devon Biosphere Reserve (Britain’s first) and the North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.


Relaxing at Lake VillaEach of the four attractive cottages form part of the period farm house where the owners run a friendly Bed and Breakfast. For full details of these properties and to check availability visit our website.



Lake Villa tennis courtsLake Villa, Bradworthy, Devon. EX22 7SQ

Tel. 01409 241962

Email; lesley@lakevilla.co.uk

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The Hollies Farm B&B in Ruby Country

The Hollies Farmhouse is an attractive house on a working farm. There are spectacular unspoilt farmland views across Ruby Country from each window. Being a working farm there are many animals to see including sheep and cattle.

The Hollies Farm, Ruby CountrySet in the attractive countryside of Ruby Country, North Devon, we are ideally placed for touring or walking holidays around Devon and Cornwall.

Accommodation consists of 3 en-suite bedrooms. Two are double rooms and one is a family room or twin bedroom. All rooms are comfortable, light and spacious with television and tea making facilities. We allow you unrestricted use of the lounge area for reading, watchinhg TV or socialising.

This area of Ruby Country, Devon is a bird watchers paradise, thanks to the many different habitats. Riding and pony trekking are available nearby, as is golf.

Come and enjoy a complete rest in Ruby Country, this beautiful part of the country.


The Hollies, Clawton, Holsworthy, Devon. EX22 6PN

Email; theholliesfarm@hotmail.com

Tel. 01409 253770Ruby Country logo


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Lake Villa B&B in Ruby Country

Lake House Cottages and B&B are situated in the heart of Ruby Country, rural North Devon, close to the village of Bradworthy and on the edge of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Lake Villa B&BPeter and Lesley extend a warm welcome to B&B guests in their period farmhouse, with two extremely well appointed en-suite bedrooms, a double and a twin. The rooms are tastefully furnished with great attention given to comfort.

Lake Villa B&BWithin ten miles of the coast and close to many wonderful walks this is a superb location to explore Ruby Country in any season. Guests will love the peace and quiet, the sunny, flower filled gardens, the beautiful countryside, the cliff walks, the glorious sandy beaches and the friendly local pubs with great food.


Amongst thLake Villa balconye facilities provided are tea and coffee making, digital TVs and clock radios. The spacious double bedroom has its own seating area.

B&B guests also have direct access to their own south facing balcony overlooking the gardens. Sharing a private landing, the two rooms (and the balcony) can also make an ideal suite of rooms for a family or group of friends holidaying together.

New foLake Villa B&Br 2012, Hidden Lakes and Hidden Lakes Meadow are also available exclusively to guests. Just 300 yards along the lane this peaceful spot has two lakes, one offering coarse fishing, and a six acre meadow, ideal for dogs (and children) to let off steam!



Lake Villa, Bradworthy, North Devon, EX22 7SQ

email: lesley@lakevilla.co.uk

Telephone: 01409 241962

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