Looking to splash out on a romantic getaway, have a special occasion or just feel like treating yourself? The beautiful county of Devon has plenty of 5* rated hotels to offer. Have a look at the below and get inspired for your next trip.
Winner of Tripadvisor’s 2019 Travellers’ Choice award! And for a g good reason. Gidleigh Park hotel in Chagford has it all: an 18-hole putting course, private rooftop hot tubs and a Michelin starred restaurant. Not only are the facilities top notch, the service is truly 5 star worthy too. With wellington boots and raincoats borrow in British walking-weather, the bedrooms also feature L’Occitane toiletries and spring water from the Gidleigh estate. Look for the best deals.
Boringdon Hall hotel and spa
Located near Plymouth, Boringdon Hall is the best of both worlds if you want to explore Plymouth and also see the countryside of West Devon. Although the facilities are modern, including a state of the art spa, the hotel has some fantastic history. Queen Elizabeth was once a guest, and lots of the old features are still in place. Book your room here
Bovey Castle Hotel
Bovey Castle Hotel in Dartmoor National Park is a true celebration of the British countryside. The 275-acre grounds enjoy everything you could wish for. A helipad, may you wish to arrive in style. An archery and rifle range, croquet pitch, tennis courts and 18-hole championship golf course. In the mornings (every morning) the hotel has a free falconry display on the garden terrace. There are more activities that you can enjoy for a small fee: fishing, horse riding, hot air ballooning and our personal favourite: sloe gin making. Check here for offers and available rooms.
Cary Arms and Spa
Cary Arms and Spa makes the most of their county by overlooking the spectacular coast. Most of their hotel has some breathtaking views, even the gym overlooks the water! This is the ultimate cosy hotel, with log-burning stoves and classic (but fantastic) pub food. It will be the most family, and dog-friendly 5 star hotel you will come across. Book quickly to ensure that picture-perfect room.
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Getting to Devon
Traveling to Devon is easy. Search for train routes and times from anywhere in the UK. You can also decide to fly to Exeter airport if you prefer, in that case you should have a look at cheap flight deals.