Torwens badger faced sheep at tupping time on South Yeo Farm West, Devon


For those of you travelling some distance, we don’t provide overnight accommodation on the farm but there are some lovely options very close by, ranging from comfy, friendly B&Bs to camp sites and seriously luxurious treats.

As local as it gets:

Elmfield B+B
B+B in our local village of Northlew. Call Brian Lee on Tel: 01409 221376 or 07843 678732

East Worth Farmhouse
Carol Carrier, Northlew, EX20 3PN. Tel: 01409 221757

Fairway Lodge
B+B 10 minutes drive from us. Thorndon Cross, Okehampton, EX20 4NE. Call Richard and Dawn Brittan
Tel: 01837 55122 or 07979 626966

Thomas Roberts House
B&B 4 miles away in Hatherleigh. 2-4 Higher Street, Hatherleigh, EX20 3JD. Call Angela & Stephen Caddy
Tel: 01837 811278

The Old Stable
Two lovely cottage apartments 20 minutes away. The Old Vicarage, Dowland, Winkleigh, Devon, EX19 8PB. Call Jill
Tel: 01805 804358

Pear Tree Cottage
Pear Tree Cottage is a self catering cottage, and The Old Cob Barn b&b studio, 10 minutes from us.
Howards Gorhuish, Northlew, Okehampton EX20 3BT
Tel: 01837 658750

If you are staying in Northlew, the local pub, The Green Dragon Inn, does a good hot supper Tuesday to Saturday.

Slightly further afield

Oxenham Arms (16 miles from South Yeo)
South Zeal, Nr. Okehampton, Devon EX20 2JT. 01837 840244

Gooseford Farm B&B (20 miles from South Yeo)
Gooseford, Whiddon Down, EX20 2QQ. Tel: 01647 231444

Coombe Trenchard B&B Arts and Crafts Edwardian Estate (16 miles from South Yeo)
Lewtrenchard, EX20 4PW. Tel: 01566 783179

Farm B&Bs

East Raddon Farm (12 Devon miles or 45 minutes from South Yeo)
Lewtrenchard, Lewdown, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 4PW 01566 783010

Luxury Treats

If you fancy some super-luxury surroundings to contrast with getting down and dirty on the farm, you might like:

The Old Inn
Drewsteignton, Exeter EX6 6QR. 01647 281276. Stunning, extraordinary food from Duncan Walker, (rooms available if you have dinner there, and you really should)

Lewtrenchard Manor
Lewdown, Near Okehampton, Devon EX20 4PN. 01566 783222

Percy’s Country Hotel
Virginstow, Devon, EX21 5EA. 01409 211236

The Dartmoor Inn
Moorside, Lydford, Nr Okehampton, Devon EX20 4AY 01822 820221

The Drewe Arms
The Square, Drewsteignton, Devon, EX6 6QN. 01647 281224

Gidleigh Park (we’re talking 2 star Michelin)
Chagford, Devon, TQ13 8HH. 01647 432367

The Arundell Arms
Lifton, Devon, PL16 0AA. 01566 784666

Hotel Endsleigh
Milton Abbot, Tavistock, PL19 0PQ. 01822 870000

Camping and Caravanning

Hideaway Camping
(also gypsy caravan, shepherd’s hut & bell tent)
Higher Melbury, Broadbury, Okehampton, Devon EX20 3PG. 01837 871777
Mobiles: 07952318382/ 07940044764/07944224968

Bundu camping and caravan park
Sourton Down, Okehampton, Devon EX20 4HT. 01837 861 611

South Breazle Farm
Bratton Clovelly, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 4JS. 01837 871752

Lydford Caravan and Camping Park
Lydford, nr Okehampton EX20 4BE. 01822 820497

Ewe and lamb at South Yeo Farm West, Devon
Sow and piglets at South Yeo Farm West in Devon
Sheep and geese at South Yeo Farm West in Devon

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