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Local Bed and Breakfast

BED & BREAKFAST Addresses for those wishing to stay in the locality before or after a Schumacher College Course.

Dartington and Locality

Dartington Hall – 01803 847147
Dartington Hall is Devon’s finest example of medieval domestic architecture. Set in beautiful landscaped gardens, it is within walking distance (10-15 minutes) of the College.
2011 B&B rates – single rooms range from £39 (with shared bathroom facilities) to £85 (en-suite); double rooms range from £96 (with private bathroom) to £130 (en-suite)
http://www.dartington.org/dartington-hall

Jill Goodridge
‘Croftdene’, Week – 01803 862535/07968 750540
2 double rooms in quiet cottage in the hamlet of Week just over the road from Dartington church, about 10 minutes walk from the College. £60 for small double room per night, £35 for single person. £70 for large double for 2 people.

Tanya Bell - 01803 865581 / mob 07779 187748
8 Broom Park, Week – B&B or short lets. Clean comfortable rooms in house on quiet housing estate, about 5 minutes walk from the College. £28 single, £38 for 2 in double. Reduced prices for longer stays. Supper available on request.
tanyabell@btinternet.com

Alison Barrell – 01803 840444 / 07980 338524
Holly Cottage, Longcause, Dartington TQ9 6DQ
Good views, parking, quiet setting. No pets, children or smoking. About 20 minutes walk from the College. Twin £35 pp with separate shower.

Anna and Malcolm’s
Staverton, just behind North Woods which back onto the college.
annamlunk@gmail.com
01803 762751

Mome Raths studio apartment – 01803 865827

Caryle Baker, Droridge Lane TQ9 6HG Small double in studio, from 2x£25pp or £35 for one person, deposit may be needed. Continental breakfast hamper extra
carylebaker@tiscali.co.uk

Bird’s Rest Bed & Breakfast – 01803 866 835 / 07929454409
9 Droridge, Dartington, Devon, TQ9 6JQ Single, double and twin rooms available in this friendly ‘Transition’ household.
£25 per person per night with breakfast (£30 per person per night for single night stays)
cbirduk@googlemail.com
www.birdsrest.com

Brian Cook
15 Hunters Moon – 01803-867441; 07733-262025
Two single and one double room available in pleasant modern house 5-10 minutes walk from the College. £25 per person per night.
Oceans.notions@virgin.net

Sybilla Higgs – 01803 865381
7 Park Road, Dartington TQ9 6EF
2 rooms (one could be double) in quiet cottage on Dartington Hall Estate, 15 minutes walk from College through Dartington Hall Gardens and down the hill. £30 per person per night – reduction for longer stays to be negotiated.
Sybilla.higgs@gmail.com

Totnes Passivhaus B & B - 07968 77 88 75
Dartington, TQ9 6JT
Totnes Passivhaus is, we believe, the UK’s first Certified Passivhaus Home to offer bed and breakfast, or indeed any type of Passivhaus holiday accommodation.
Single- £40 or Double - £60 (2011 rates – check for 2012)
http://www.passivhausbandb.co.uk
Totnes and further afield
The accommodation listed for Totnes is all within a 10 minute walk of the train station.

Dart Villas – 01803 865895
mounivk@yahoo.co.uk www.dartvillasbb.co.uk
from £30 a person in twin room. Single en-suite £40.Vegetarian organic food and can cater for special diets. Call them to discuss diets and confirm rates. Completely non-smoking.

The Old Forge – 01803 862174
enq@oldforgetotnes.com www.oldforgetotnes.com
Single room £50 - £65. Double or Twin room £73 - £77(for the room, not per person). Suites £85 for two people. All non-smoking. Large breakfast menu including vegetarian and special diets. Environmentally conscious and a very quiet locations. Jacuzzi and dining room.

Jill Harrison and Tony Griffith
The Hive, 50 North Street, Ashburton, TQ13 7QG – 01364 653164
£55 for a double/twin room, £30 single . The Hive is set in the ancient stannary town of Ashburton – just off the A38. This attractive town has many interesting shops, a museum, an art gallery, several cafes and ancient inns. The Hive incorporates three cottages, the foundations of which go back at least to the 16th century. All produce in the breakfasts is grown organically and, where possible, locally.

Royal Seven Stars Hotel
Totnes – 01803 862125 Accommodation prices vary depending on the season but as a guideline, single accommodation is between £85-£115 and double between £119-£149

The Great Grub
Fallowfields, Plymouth Road, Totnes TQ9 5LX tel 01803 849071
Four star B&B in Totnes. From £35 per night single and from £60 for a double including en-suite and breakfast. Organic and local food whenever possible and they also cater for special diets. Transport can be arranged from the station.

Blackler Barton House
Lanscove, Ashburton, Nr Totnes TQ13 7LZ 01803 762385 blacklerbarton@btinternet.com www.blacklerbarton.co.uk
£68 Double/twin and £38 single
A couple of miles from the A38 the nearest duel carriageway from Schumacher College. Off-road parking

No 12 Vegetarian Bed and Breakfast
12 Cistern St, Totnes, TQ9 5SP. www.no12totnes.com no12totnes@gmail.com tel 01803 840 359

Sandra Kay – 01364-644592
Vegetarian B&B between Buckfastleigh and Dartington. Beautiful views, tranquil setting, country location and excellent food. Evening meal by arrangement.
£30 per night per person. £50 per night for two people sharing (twin room)

“Meadow View” - Tel Pippa 01803 865139 or 077990 756874 email pippapotamus@hotmail.co.uk
B&B available close to Totnes station & two miles from Dartington by road or riverside cycle path.
Large en suite room with lovely view & very quiet. £30pppn

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Please contact the providers directly to check availability and most up-to-date prices.
July 2014