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Sunshine Yurt

Sunshine Yurt with its own rustic kitchen, firepit and Paddy the dog!
1 of 7Sunshine Yurt with its own rustic kitchen, firepit and Paddy the dog!
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1 Bedroom , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Poundsgate, Dartmoor National Park, Devon, England
Sunshine Yurt is a traditional Mongolian yurt in a totally secluded setting on Dartmoor in Devon. Sunshine Yurt is in a meadow next to a stream, with far-reaching views and all day sunshine (hence the name!). One of only two yurts at Dartmoor Yurt Holidays, you will have total privacy, with your own fully equipped rustic kitchen, shower, compost toilet and firepit. Sunshine Yurt is beautifully furnished with kilims, ethnic throws, Moroccan lanterns and a wood-burning stove to keep you cosy. Sit out under the stars and listen to the owls hooting. A five-minute walk across our fields and you can be on open moorland or walk down to the river for wild swimming. There is no electricity at the yurt so you really will be getting back to nature and enjoying the simple things in life. This is a magical holiday, suitable for all ages. An unforgetta... Read more
Listing #HL1313273
About the Owner
Wendy H
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2012
Interaction with guests
We will meet you when you arrive and transport your belongings to your yurt with the tractor and trailer. We will show you how everything works and then are happy to leave you to enjoy your privacy. But we are also on hand if you need us for anything.
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

We were looking for somewhere we could go to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life and this ticked all boxes and more! We only stayed for three days but it felt like a week. We had everything we needed and Wendy...More

Thank GoPlaces769911
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We spent 2 nights in the Sunshine yurt with our 2 children (10&8). Larry transported the children and luggage in the tractor and trailer, which the kids enjoyed. The Yurt was fantastic with lovely little extras. We were very cosy with the woodburner lit. The...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Everything about this place was just brilliant! I couldn't fault anything, Wendy and her husband were lovely and so accommodating! 5*'s all around! Will definitely be going back :)

Thank Emmajames531
Management response:Responded 9 August 2016

Thanks for your lovely review Emma. Looking forward to seeing you and your friends again when you come and stay in Lake Yurt!!

  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Fireplace
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Kettle
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
    2 Fulls
    1 Twin
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About the neighbourhood
We are located on Dartmoor which is an area of outstanding natural beauty. There are wonderful walks in every direction. You can climb one of the many tors or go wild swimming in the river. Ashburton is the nearest town and it's full of delis, antique shops and cafes. Totnes is a short drive and is famous for its quirky individuality. There are also lots of beautiful beaches to visit.
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How to get there
You really need a car to get here and there is plenty of parking space at the house. Your yurt is a short walk across a field, passing the alpacas on the way!
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
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