The village of Lydford lies on the western slopes of Dartmoor, just off the A386 Okehampton to Tavistock road.
Approaching from the M5 at Exeter, take the A30 to Okehampton. The A30 skirts the town and after Okehampton take the A386 skip road marked Tavistock.
After about 7 miles turn right opposite the Dartmoor Inn to Lydford village. In the village turn right at the war memorial. Take the Coryton road and after about half a mile Heathergate B&B is signposted to the left. Follow the B&B signs down the lane to Heathergate.