Hound Tor is a smart semi-detached lodge in the grounds of luxury hotel Bovey Castle on the edge of Dartmoor. The three storey lodge sleeps six people in two ground floor en suite double bedrooms (can convert to twin) and a top floor en suite double bedroom. On the middle floor is an open plan living space with seating area with gas fire, dining area and kitchen. Outside is a balcony and access to all the hotel grounds and facilities including golf course, spa and pool. Two miles from the Dartmoor town of Moretonhampstead, Hound Tor is a fabulous spot for a break in Devon.
Over three levels. Two x super king ground floor bedrooms, double or twin, one with en suite shower room with shower, WC, basin, and the other with en suite bathroom with bath, shower over, WC, basin. Utility room. Top floor super king double bedroom with en suite bathroom with bath, hand shower, shower, WC, basin. Middle floor open plan living space with gas fire in seating area, dining area and kitchen area. Hall. Middle floor WC with basin.
Central heating with gas fire. Microwave, fridge, freezer, washer-dryer, dishwasher, Smart TV, DVD, Blu-Ray player, WiFi, Payphone, Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available on request, Off road parking. Tennis court, indoor pool, sauna. Two well-behaved dogs welcome, Sorry no smoking. Pub less than 1 mile from property. Note: Restricted use of hotel and children's facilities - 24th, 25th, 26th and 27th & 31st December 2020 and 1st January 2021 (brasserie, pool, spa, gym and golf still available). Hotel facilities may also occasionally be restricted at other times. Note: This property has a private water supply which is tested regularly. Note: Check-in time 4pm. Note: Wedding licence at hotel.
A picturesque town at the northern point of Dartmoor National Park in Devon, Chagford is small in size but is packed with amenities and things to do. There is a wide range of shops as well as four pubs. Chagford also has more active facilities such as public tennis court and an open-air swimming pool to enjoy at your leisure.
Devon has quite a few claims to fame such as being the backdrop to many films, including; War Horse - starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston, and directed by Steven Spielberg. Sense and Sensibility - starring Emma Thompson, Alan Rickman, Hugh Grant and Kate Winslet. The French Lieutenant's Woman - starring Meryl Streep and Jeremy Irons. Edge Of Tomorrow: Live Die Repeat - starring Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt and Brendan Gleeson. So you may recognise a few of the locations from their appearances on the big screen.
Did you know that Agatha Christie, Reverend John Russell, Sir Francis Drake, and Sir Walter Raleigh all hailed from Devon? Agatha Christie went on to become a best-selling novelist, Reverend John Russell developed the Jack Russell Terrier, Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the world, and Sir Walter Raleigh became a famous explorer.
South Devon is home to over 20 miles of Torbay coastline which is otherwise known as the 'English Riviera'. Brixton, Paignton and Torquay are the three Riviera towns and are great places to enjoy a day at the seaside. So if you fancy some fresh sea air and picturesque views then visit the 'English Riviera'.
The Dartmoor National Park can be found in Devon and offers visitors a dramatic moorland landscape, ancient woodland, rare wildlife and notable influences, such as the location for Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes case 'The Hound of the Baskervilles'.
We hope you enjoy your break in Devon!