Billingsmoor Farm is nestled in the picture postcard Devon countryside on the Prince of Wales’ Duchy of Cornwall estate, with its rolling fields and panoramic views Billingsmoor farm is the perfect location for a glamping Devon family holiday. What’s more, the farm is less than 20 miles from the soft sands of Exmouth’s famous family beach and 20 miles from Dartmoor National Park. There is also excellent access to Billingsmoor itself, which is a 10-minute drive from the M5. Being Devon, the farm is surrounded by National Trust Properties two of which are within 10 miles.
All of the tents enjoy panoramic views. There is a 10-person tent that is ideal for that long awaited glamping get-together, we also have tents with private Hot Tubs and standard tents. With a modern heated shower block and a well-stocked pantry, you can be sure of a comfortable stay at Billingsmoor Farm.
This traditional 400-acre family farm is farmed under the Organic Stewardship Scheme which ensures it is managed with the environment in mind. A Devon farm holiday at Billingsmoor Farm means a wealth of wildlife, and it even has its own forest school. Pets are welcome but must be kept on a lead at all times.
The 200 Friesian cows are milked twice a day and there are often young calves to meet. Delightful for adults and children alike are the Kunekune pigs and pet sheep in the animal paddock. The similarly full of character ‘Old Shippen’ barn is ideal for a range of events, from weddings and celebrations to corporate functions.
The surroundings of this beautiful organic dairy farm are pure Devon. A lovely woodland is the backdrop for natural and safe play, your children will spend hours in the woods creating dens and simply enjoying the freedom of a safe environment. In the evening what could be better than sitting out, toasting marshmallows on your campfire looking at the night sky? With no light pollution, the stars will shine brightly for you.
Nearby Tiverton offers a romantic castle and, on the tranquil Grand Western Canal, one of the last remaining horse-drawn barge trips in the country. Carry on north, and after less than 15 miles you will find yourself in Exmoor National Park, which stretches up to Devon’s dramatic north coast, great for surfing and rock pooling. Exeter is only a short drive away and offers a wealth of activities including a wonderful Cathedral or why not explore the Medieval underground passages of Exeter?
Nestled in the Devon countryside on a Duchy of Cornwall estate is Billingsmoor Farm where we, Robert and Jayne Lammie and our son Alex milk 170 organic Friesian cows. Children will love our calves, chickens, sheep, pet pigs and woodland with Forestry School.