“ I have never before, in my long and eclectic career, been gifted with such an abundance of natural beauty as I experienced filming War Horse on Dartmoor.” Steven Spielberg.

Overcombe House



David & John look forward to welcoming you to ‘Overcombe House’ our multi award winning guest accommodation that can be your sanctuary in Devon’s delightful Dartmoor National Park. Our most popular Classic rooms & our spacious breakfast room have stunning views over Dartmoor towards North Hessary Tor & Leather Tor.

We are just a short distance from the historic market town of Tavistock & there is easy access to the ancient maritime city of Plymouth; whilst having all the benefits and amenities of Dartmoor National Park & the adjacent Tamar Valley area of outstanding natural beauty on our doorstep.

There is always no shortage of things to do when you stay at ‘Overcombe House’.  Dartmoor is one of the largest and wildest areas of open country in southern England. Dartmoor National Park is 368 square miles in area, just over one square mile for each day of the year. With heather-covered moorland and deep wooded gorges, beautiful lake-like reservoirs and tumbling rocky rivers, thriving market towns and villages, patchwork farmland and craggy granite tor’s it truly is the ultimate destination for you to explore, enjoy & escape the pressures of the world.

Key Facilities



Additional Facilities

  • CD Player in all bedrooms
  • Central Heating
  • Colour television in all bedrooms
  • Digital TV
  • DVD Player in all bedrooms
  • Electric shaver point
  • Free View TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Ground Floor Bedrooms Available
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Non smoking rooms available
  • Radio in all bedrooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
  • WiFi


  • Visit England Silver 2015
  • Green Awards Green Tourism Business Scheme (Gold) 2012
  • Visit England Cyclists Welcome 2012
  • Visit England Walkers Welcome 2012
  • Regional and Miscellaneous Dartmoor First 2009
  • Visit England Breakfast 2015

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