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Lake Yurt

Idyllic Lake Yurt nestled on the edge of a small lake and surrounded by woodland
1 of 11Idyllic Lake Yurt nestled on the edge of a small lake and surrounded by woodland
Yurt -
1 Bedroom , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Poundsgate, Dartmoor National Park, Devon, England
Enjoy a holiday with a difference. Get back to nature in a traditional Mongolian yurt, enjoying total privacy in an area of outstanding natural beauty. Each of our two yurts has its own woodburner to keep you warm and cosy, rugs and lanterns and a double bed and a futon. Each yurt has a well-stocked rustic kitchen, shower, compost toilet and firepit. Go for walks on Dartmoor, kayaking or horse riding or take a drive to the beach. Experience the eco-friendly holiday of a lifetime! We will take you and your belongings down to the yurt by tractor and provide you with a good supply of firewood for your woodburner and open fire. There is no electricity at the yurts so lighting is by candles and paraffin lamps. Relax and enjoy the peace and tranquillity. Take a break from your busy lives! Perfect for a family or for a couple wanting a romantic... Read more
Listing #HL1299071
About the Owner
Wendy H
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We will be there to meet you when you arrive and to transport your belongings to your yurt by tractor. We are available throughout your stay to help with lighting fires or anything else you might need, but we are also very happy to leave you to enjoy the peace and tranquillity. It's up to you!
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Reviewed June 17, 2018

Wonderful setting for an escape from lifes pressures. A warm, spacious traditional yurt set in the trees with a babbling brook and lake on either side. The kitchen diner, toilet area, wood store and wood fired shower ( loved this ) make up the rest...More

Thank 2caize
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

We spent three nights in the Lake Yurt and loved every minute of it. Our dog Tommy was beside himself with excitement for the whole time. The yurt itself is super cosy with a nice woodburner for the chilly mornings and evenings. The outside space...More

Thank Ben G
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Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Lake Yurt for a few days and it was absolutely gorgeous. As soon as you arrive you are warmly greeted by Wendy, Larry and Paddy the dog who take you down to the secluded yurt. We were not disappointed, the yurt was...More

Thank simonbaseley
Management response:Responded October 9, 2017

We are very happy you had such a good time and hope to see you again in 2018!

  • Boat Available
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Kettle
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
    2 Fulls
    1 Sofa
    1 Twin
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Car advised
How to get there
Railway: Newton Abbot: 11.8 mi
Ferry: Plymouth: 29.8 mi
As we are on Dartmoor, the easiest way to get to us is by car. If you prefer to travel by public transport we can arrange to fetch you from the nearest town which is Ashburton if you are coming by bus, or from Newton Abbot or Totnes if you are travelling by train.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 18.0 mi.
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