If you are looking to explore the great outdoors, we have plenty of it here in the Tamar Valley. The Valley itself is classed as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. And not just country walks either - there are plenty of ways to get outdoors and active,from mountain biking to canoeing to treesurfing.
Located south of Jamaica Inn, the famous smugglers haunt immortalised by Daphne du Maurier, Colliford is a tranquil lake providing some excellent moorland walks.
|Devon Yurt||Hot Tub, WiFi, Working Farm, Free Parking, Devon, Real Fire, Walkers Welcome, Romantic Breaks, Dog Friendly, Cyclists Welcome, Child Friendly, Evening Meals Available, Fishing, Great Views||
Welcome to Devon yurt, a luxury glamping site where cosy hand crafted yurts are nestled in private organic meadows with breathtakingly beautiful, far reaching views to Dartmoor. Devon Yurt is set within eighteen acres of farmland and gardens and offers superb facilities , log burners to keep you warm, Fire pits to keep you entertained and home grown organic produce to delight your senses.
|The Wildflower Restaurant @ Moorland Garden Hotel||
With views over the lawn and gardens, The Wildflower Restaurant is a popular place for lunch or dinner. The Dartmoor Bar and Lounge has a relaxed atmosphere, where your four legged friend is welcome.
|Coombe Trenchard Gardens||
A beautiful Edwardian house and gardens designed in the 'Arts & Crafts' period with far reaching views of Dartmoor.
|Who'd Have Thought It Inn at St Dominick||
Traditional village inn with spectacular views over the Tamar Valley. One mile from the National Trust Cotehele House and two miles from St Mellion International Golf and Country Club.
|Tavistock Farmers' Market||
2nd, 4th and 5th Saturday of each month 9:00am - 2:00pm Bedford Square, Tavistock PL19 0AE
|Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park||
Former home of the Earls of Mount Edgcumbe. Miraculously the walls of his red stone Tudor House survived a direct hit by bombs in 1941 and it was restored by the Earl in 1958.
|Tamar Valley Holidays||Cornwall, Hot Tub, Swimming Pool, WiFi, Walkers Welcome, Romantic Breaks, Licensed, Dog Friendly, Cyclists Welcome, Child Friendly, Cafe on site, Evening Meals Available, Great Views, For larger groups||
Tamar Valley Holidays offer the choice of a large range of holiday properties, situated on a quiet and peaceful holiday park in St Ann's Chapel. We are ideally positioned to visit not only the versatile towns and villages of Cornwall but also the diverse landscapes of Devon. Our lodges sleep between 4-8 comfortably and we are especially keen to promote group bookings. So whatever your needs, contact us to see what we have to offer. Not only do we have a beautiful 20 acre site we also have a delightful Manor House which is available for parties, Disco's and events.
|Louis' Tea Rooms||
Louis' Tearoom is situated right by the entrance to Kit Hill Country Park, with stunning views towards Plymouth Sound.
|Coombe Trenchard House & Gardens||WiFi, Free Parking, Devon, Real Fire, Walkers Welcome, Romantic Breaks, Stay in a Historic House, Dog Friendly, Cyclists Welcome, Child Friendly, Cafe on site, Evening Meals Available, Great Views, For larger groups||
Coombe Trenchard is a country house wedding venue like no other.
An Edwardian private house on Dartmoor in Devon, offering exclusive use in a characterful home originally designed by Walter Sarel for entertaining (see its totally unique Disappearing Wall). Owners Sarah and Philip have lovingly restored this Arts & Crafts beauty, and enjoy sharing it with others.
|Barn Restaurant at Cotehele||
Originally a 15th century tithe barn. Specialises in locally sourced, seasonal food. Patio seating available. Licensed. Open daily mid-Feb to 31st December (except 25th and 26th December). Private Parties welcome. Dogs welcome in the patio.
|Around the Valley Tours||
Entertaining and informative guided walks, talks and boat, train and coach trips with Chrissie Le Marchant, local Blue Badge tourist guide.
|Cotehele (National Trust)||
Cotehele is a National Trust-owned Tudor house with extensive garden, orchards, estate, quay and working water mill. The garden and estate walks are open daily throughout the year. The house is open daily from April to the beginning of November. The mill is open every day from mid March to the end of October.
Undisturbed Burrator is surrounded by mixed woodland which sharply contrasts with the open moor and rugged Dartmoor tors. The reservoir is popular with walkers, cyclists and horse riders due to its wealth of footpaths and bridleways. Many of the trails lead on to Dartmoor so it makes an ideal starting point for longer trips.
|The Royal Oak Inn||
For the best in good local food; For well kept local real ales; For a great atmosphere in a traditional local inn Plus occasional Guest Ales; And for many moor reasons . . .you must pay us a visit.
Your host: Stephen Earp will make you most welcome
The perfect Dartmoor hideaway for drinking and dining.
|Bella Vista Lodge||Cornwall, Hot Tub, Swimming Pool, WiFi, Free Parking, Public Transport Nearby, Dog Friendly, Cafe on site, Evening Meals Available||
This comfortable, centrally heated lodge, providing spacious holiday accommodation, sleeps 6 in four bedrooms (1x double, 1xtwin, 2xsingle bedrooms). Upstairs there is a kitchen/diner (renewed in March 2017) with a built in oven, hob and dish-washer. There is also a washer/drier, microwave and refrigerators. Off the kitchen/diner is a comfortable lounge with TV and DVD. The downstairs accommodation consists of four bedrooms, a bathroom with shower over the bath, wash hand basin and toilet. There is also a shower room with electric shower, wash hand basin and toilet. Off the double bedroom is the ground floor patio with hot-tub.
|Mount Batten Ferry Service||
We are a water taxi company operating in Plymouth offering a regular daily service ideally suited for commuters, shoppers, day trips etc.
|Arundell Arms Restaurant and Bars||
Food That’s Among the Best in England.
Fine-dining, Brasserie style, or hearty pub-classics, find delicious food to suit every occasion from different restaurant areas at the Arundell Arms. All use fresh produce from local suppliers and all are led by Head Chef, Steven Pidgeon – internationally recognised for modern British cuisine and 1 of only 80 Master Chefs in Great Britain. This year we celebrate 20 consecutive years holding the AA 2 Rosette find dining award.
|Mariners House||Cornwall, WiFi, Free Parking, Public Transport Nearby, Real Fire, Walkers Welcome, Romantic Breaks, Stay in a Historic House, Dog Friendly, Cyclists Welcome, Child Friendly, For larger groups, By the River||
Immerse yourself in village life by staying at Mariners House in the heart of Calstock – A World Heritage Site and Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
This fully renovated, spacious 200-year-old cottage with river views is perfect for families or large groups looking for comfort during an active outdoor holiday. Enjoy a morning coffee in the master bedroom overlooking the River Tamar before snuggling up by the log fire after a long day exploring the moors.
Stay in a friendly, rural village a short drive away from the best that Devon and Cornwall have to offer
|Siblyback Lake Country Park||
Siblyback Lake is surrounded by the striking Bodmin Moor and offers a wide range of activities both on and off the water. There is plenty to do at this scenic lake, including miles of walks, cycle trails, excellent bird watching, children's play areas and a cafe overlooking the water.