Blackadon Blog

Blackadon Blog

All the latest news from the Farm

13 May 2022

Devon’s Perfect Retreat Venue

We’re open every day of the year so if you’re planning a New Year New You retreat, would like to help clients align their chakras, provide full body detox programmes or looking for the perfect place for a mindfulness weekend, …

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13 May 2022

The Best Family Holidays in Devon

When you go away on holiday as a family, what’s on your checklist? Nature? Beaches? History? Edutainment? Food? Entertainment? Animals? We can make things easy and provide you with all of these. Options will ensure you have quality time with …

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12 May 2022

Holidays for large groups

When did you last get together with a large group of family and friends? I reckon it’s been too long. We love playing host to reunions, birthday celebrations, anniversaries, commemorations and weddings celebrations. The Cottages at Blackadon Farm is a …

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11 May 2022

Undisturbed Adult Only Holidays

Sometimes you want to to relax without the kids or know you’re in a place where the only noises you hear come from nature. We get that. The one, two and three bedroom cottages at The Cottages at Blackadon Farm …

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12 April 2022

Cracking Easter Fun in Devon

The Easter holidays have started. It’s that time when parents wonder how they’re going to fill the days, control the chocolate intake and keep everyone happy during family gatherings. In Devon, we’re so fortunate that kids don’t need to be …

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8 April 2022

The South West’s Best Self-Catering Accommodation

We’re blown away by our latest accolade. We’ve been awarded the South West’s Self Catering Accommodation of the Year 2021/2022. Eligible businesses were judged across a huge region stretching from Gloucestershire to Bristol, Bath, Wiltshire, Dorset, Devon, Cornwall and down …

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10 March 2022

The Cottages at Blackadon Farm named as Devon’s Best Self Catering Accommodation

The Cottages at Blackadon Farm awarded Gold – the top accolade in a heavily contested Self Catering Accommodation category Also awarded a one-off special Silver Resilience & Innovation Award for support given to the community during the COVID pandemic 10 …

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8 December 2021

Seasons Greetings from The Cottages at Blackadon Farm and special 2022 offer!

We’d like to wish our guests from the past, present and future a very Merry Christmas. What a year! During 2021, we’ve loved welcoming guests to The Cottages at Blackadon Farm as COVID restrictions eased. There were so many occasions …

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21 November 2021

Best Devon accommodation

Okay. Let’s start with the not so small print. When we say the best Devon accommodation, our guests have put the biggest smiles on our faces this year and given us lots of five star reviews on Google, Tripadvisor and …

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4 July 2021

Meet Dartmoor’s Dinky Donkeys

We’re home to two of the best looking lads on Dartmoor and our guests love meeting them. If we turn up to let Tiny Tim and Freddie out without any guests, they often look a bit disappointed. The boys love …

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“Amazing staycation. We’ve definitely found somewhere that we will be returning to for many years to come.”
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