Frequently asked questions

Here are some FAQs to help answer any queries or questions you might have. If you require any additional help please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

1. Do you accept pets?

We welcome up to two well behaved dogs at Brownscombe if you are staying in either Bovey or Tamar (our dog Molly is always delighted to make new friends). It will be your responsibility to clear up after your dog and please don’t leave them unattended in the tents.

2. How do we order a hamper?

You can order on line before you visit, or up to 7pm the night before in the Larder.

3. Are towels provided?

All towels and bedding are provided with the exception of beach towels.

4. Is all accommodation non-smoking?


5. Is there a cot/highchair?

In each tent you will find a travel cot and a high chair.

6. How far is Brownscombe from local beaches?

It’s four miles to the closest beach, but check out our things to do for some of the more beautiful and remote beaches.

7. Is there broadband/Wi-Fi onsite?

Free wifi is available in the Games room.

8. Do you provide facilities for washing/drying clothes?

You will have access to a drying room for wetsuits and soggy beach towels but we don’t have a washing machine (but can help you out in an emergency!).