T: 01803 771 127       E: enquiries@dartvalleycottages.co.uk

We are open from 09:00 to 20:00 7 days a week

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  •   Saturday Changeover
  •   Bed linen provided – please bring towels
  •   Central Heating
  •   Private Parking for 2 cars
  •   Open fire logs purchased locally
  •   Garden

Large family holiday home in 4 acres of communal grounds

The website includes 25% off all weeks taken outside school holidays



“Very comfortable and well equipped” – Carter, Alcenton and Hanson Families – 12-19 February 2017


“A very nice house, in a lovely position. Love the village” – Carol, Derek, Rosemary and Geoff – 15-22 October 2016


“A lovely, well equipped holiday home in a beautiful setting” – Richard and Caroline – 1-8 October 2016


“Loved the place and area. Very comfortable” 18-23 September 2016


“Very enjoyable week. Lovely spacious house especially the sitting room. Magical sunsets in the evening and will miss the view” Gatehouse and Campbell  Families – 20-27 August 2016


“Thank you so much!!!. We had so much Fun” – Jenny, Megs, Kitty and Katy – 29 July 2016


“Amazing weather for the week – 3rd time staying at this house – which is perfect” – Smiths and Murrays – 16-23 July 2016


“Many thanks – Lovely week staying in a great village (last here 30 years ago – even better now!) House very well stocked etc” – House and Welch Family – 18-25 June 2016


“Oli loves the house and would like to live here. Dittisham is a really pretty village – very quiet at the house and good location for visiting the Dartmouth area. We did have milk, tea and coffee provided for us on arrival which was appreciated” – Granny and Grampy Fell, Oli (7), Jess (3), Matt and Abi – 28 May – 4 June 2016


“Beautiful location with good family space” – Sheila and Mike – Easter 2016


“Yet another fabulous Christmas in this beautiful barn. WIFI a real bonus with teenage children and adults alike!” – Hills, Darwells and Woodhouse – Christmas 2015


“Another awesome week! Thank you” – Lee, Laura, Sophie and Evie – 23 October 2015


“Love this place! Thank you x” – Bex and the Golf Brides! – 3 October 2015


“It is a superb cottage, exceeded our expectations in all ways.  We loved it and will recommend and be back” – Heather – 22-28 August 2015


“Keep thinking we should try somewhere new but can’t find anywhere better than this. Plenty of space for everyone to spread out. We all love Blackness Barn” – Heigh Family – 1-15 August 2015


“Another great week in Ditsum! Love the garden and the views. Ferry Boat as entertaining as ever” – Sue, Steve, Sophie and Katie – 4 -11 July 2015


“Lovely place, great views, quietness was fab… We will recommend to others and hopefully be back again in the near future” – Thakuri/Histed Family – 27 June – 4 July 2015


“Very luxurious to have so much space for our 3 year old and 19 month old. Three year old loves the bunk bed and running around the garden. Separate kids TV/play room – real bonus! – Hope to return with family/friends” – Marsh Family – 6-13 June 2015


“Lovely, clean and spacious house. A family get together – everyone enjoyed” – Paul, Lesley, Tom, Hayley and Freya, Shelley and Phil – 30 May – 6 June 2015


“Lovely spacious barn for our family. Thank you blackness” – Rob, Amy, Granny, Rowan, Anna, Hoffy, Seth and Mabli – 2-7 May 2015


“Fantastic week of sunny weather in a beautiful location. Cottage really impressed all” – Nick, Rachel, Hannah, Joe, Jonathan, Lucy and Jasmin – 4-11 April 2015


“Lovely clean, spacious house, well equipped” – Carters et al – 14-21 January 2015


“A wonderful stay in this lovely barn!!” – Chamberlains and Miaths – 27 December 2014 – 4 January 2015


“Again, a truly wonderful stay in this gorgeous barn. FBI – favourite haunt – and I was proposed to here!! Super exciting week.” – Hills and Darwells (again!) – 27 December 2014


“Wonderful house. Amazing views and great for a family. Great space and good supply of crockery and kids crockery.” – 23 August 2014


“Lovely house very much enjoyed by all. Thank you very much.” – The Mackin’s and McKeon’s – 18 August 2014


“Another wonderful week here. The property is well kept and equipped.” – Caton and Snow Family – 25 July 2014


“Our second visit to this property – very enjoyable week. Blackness Barn is very clean and comfortable and very relaxing too. Many thanks.” – The Clarke Family – 12 July 2014


“Splendid!” – R & J Webb – 17-24 May 2014


“Another fantastic break at Blackness Barn – great fire for winter evenings – plenty of room for us all. See you next year we hope!.” – Hills & Darwells – 23-30 December 2013


“A lovely cottage in a beautiful village.” The Scotts – 3-10 August 2013