Student Resources - accommodation

Our courses are not residential, but there are plenty of B&B’s available in the locality, or camping options for the more adventurous.

The following selection of accommodation is available in:

Dartington (3 miles)
Landscove (2.5 miles).
Ipplepen (5 miles)
Staverton (1.5 miles)
Stoke Gabriel (6 miles)
Totnes (5 miles)
Broadhempston (2 miles)
Littlehempston (1 mile)

Bed & Breakfast

Station Yard Studios,
Ashburton (15 minute drive from the school)
3x double rooms at £65 each, sharing a bathroom
Lovely guest reading room with open fire place and small library. Private parking.
Macrobiotic breakfast and macrobiotic evening meals on request.
Also possible for longer stays with macrobiotic counselling, cooking, private yoga, meditation or do-in classes and massages on request. 

Sandwell Lodge
Caroline James
Offers full macrobiotic breakfast and evening meal, enquire for details
Sandwell Lodge
Nr Harberton
Two doubles with basins, 1 twin no basin, 1 single no basin                                                                                                                                      +44 (0)1803 866 958

Sue Townsend
+44 (0)1803 762649
Greencott, Landscove, Ashburton, TQ13 7LZ
2 en-suite rooms, one double one twin.
B&B £27.50 pppn (cash or chq only.)

Anna & Malcolm’s
+44 (0)1803 762751
Staverton, near Totnes
Couple – £75 for the first night £65 thereafter
Single Person – £50 for the first night £40 thereafter
£50 deposit required

Sue Nancholas
+44 (0)1803 866077
B&B at Orchard Cottage, Cott Road, Dartington, Nr Totnes. Not all year.

Jane Parson
+44 (0)1803 812440
Comfortable B&B in Broadhempston, 5 mins drive from International Macrobiotic School

Susanna Maurer
+44 (0)1803 867335
Near Steamer Quay, Totnes. Large, twin-bedded room in end terrace house with garden and views. Bath/shower room, and separate toilet room. Tea-tray and towels provided in room. B&B with vegetarian/vegan/special diets catered for upon request. 12 minutes drive to International Macrobiotic School (transport to and from school if required). 5 mins walk Totnes shops. 1 min Steamer Quay to boats and riverside walk. £20 per person per night, reductions if staying more than 3 nights.

The Garden House,
Organic B&B,
Tel. 01803 226127
Chalet comprises 1 twin room, 1 family room (small double and a bunk), kitchenette, toilet and shower room and a large living room/diner with fantastic views over the hills. Sleeps 4 comfortably plus 2 on futons if required. Costs: £24pppn Bed & organic buffet breakfast, £22pppn just room
Discount for students (with vouchers): 10% discount for 1 night, 15% for 2 nights or more, 20% for 5 nights or more.
Extra discount can be arranged for regular bookings for students or visiting teachers.

Lynne Roux

Spacious kingsize room with TV and parking. Can offer a lift to the school and station pick ups.
Air B&B link 

 Lisa Daix


Spacious single room with own bathroom,  some 10minutes drive from the school.
Air B&B link


Suzanne Uren 07536 005857

2 rooms available in Totnes (1 double £30 per night) and (1 king size £40 per night) both bright and furnished.

Discount available if 2 rooms booked.


 Small Hotels & Inns

Sea Trout Inn, Staverton, Totnes (about 4 mins drive)
01803 762274
A 2-Star country inn located in the pretty village of Staverton

Gabriel Court Hotel
Stoke Gabriel (about 20 mins drive to the school)
1803 782206
A 3-star country house hotel
Set on the banks of the River Dart overlooking the picturesque village of Stoke Gabriel. Set in Elizabethan terraced gardens with an outdoor heated swimming pool. Prices range from £57 for a single, £82 for a double-room.

Camping (summer)

Hemsford Yurt Camp
Yurts and shepheds huts
Less than five minute walk to the school
01803 762774

Beara Farm Campsite, Buckfastleigh, Devon TQ11 0LW (next to River Dart)
Contact: John Thorn Tel. 01364 642234

Donnafield Camping, Newton Abbot, TQ12 6DD - Tel. 01803 812732
Ross Park Caravan Park, Newton Abbot, TQ12 5TT Tel. 01803 812983


Lower Knowle Cottages, Knowle, Broadhempston, Totnes TQ9 6DA
The cottages are traditional stone buildings set in several acres of grounds and surrounded by woodland.
Guests get to use the on-site swimming pool and hot-tub.
Bovey Cottage sleeps 2, Teign Cottage sleeps 4, Dart Cottage and Plym Cottage both sleep 6.
See for booking details.

The accommodation details are provided for information only and may be subject to change by the establishments concerned; which the International Macrobiotic School cannot be held responsible for.