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Lynton & Lorna Doone's Exmoor

Lynton & Lorna Doone's Exmoor

Steeped in romance and history, the Exmoor National Park is one of the most beautiful places in England and is where R.D Blackmoor based his novel 'Lorna Doone'.

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Steeped in romance and history, the Exmoor National Park is one of the most beautiful places in England and is where R.D Blackmoor based his novel ‘Lorna Doone’. From our hotel in Lynton, perched on the high cliffs above Lynmouth, we will be able to discover, explore and enjoy all that the Exmoor National Park has to offer!

 

Includes

Return coach travel

4 nights half board

Excursions to Dunster, Watchet, Simonsbath, Barnstaple & Ilfracombe

Free time in Lynton

 

Please note this price does not include our door-to-door, to add this service please tick the option at checkout.

Day 1

We begin our journey to Lynton, this small Victorian town is set amongst spectacular scenery known as 'England's Little Switzerland' and offers a selection of shops, tearooms and cafés.

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Day 2

After breakfast we visit Dunster, probably the largest and most intact medieval village in England! Dominated by Dunster Castle (whose origins go back 1,000 years), the town has a wealth of history to discover, including the iconic Yarn Market and the remains of a Benedictine priory. After some free time, we continue to the ancient harbour town of Watchet before spending the afternoon in Simonsbath, situated in the heart of the Exmoor National Park. This small town has been immortalised in the classic novel Lorna Doone by R. D Blackmore with its stunning scenery and magnificent wildlife - look out for the wild ponies and deer!

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Day 3

Surrounded by magnificent scenery, enjoy free time today in the Victorian resort of Lynton.
This walkers paradise is home to a selection of quaint shops, tearooms and cafés as well as The Lyn and Exmoor Museum, housed in St Vincent's Cottage, and the highest and steepest fully water powered Victorian cliff railway in the World!

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Day 4

This morning we visit Barnstaple, full of pretty alleyways and courtyards - visit the Victorian style Pannier Market, with its traditional atmosphere and unique Butcher's Row. We continue for some free time this afternoon in the popular north Devon seaside resort of Ilfracombe.

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Day 5

After breakfast we begin the journey home, stopping for comfort breaks along the way.

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Valley of the Rocks Hotel ***, Lynton

 

 

Boasting an impressive atrium lounge, this Victorian hotel offers a restaurant and free Wi-Fi. The Valley of Rocks Hotel is located in the small coastal town of Lynton in the Exmoor National Park. Inside each guestroom there is a TV and an electric kettle.

 

Hotel Facilities

  • Bar

  • Restaurant

  • Lift

  • Wi-Fi

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Alfreton, Hall Street Alfreton - Surcharge £15pp,
Hall Street, Bus station, DE55 7BT
Arnold High St Bus Stop Arnold High Street Bus stop,
Outside leisure centre car park, NG5 7ED
Beeston, Lace Road Beeston Lace Road, behind the Cricketers pub
NG9 2LA
Bulwell Aldi Bus Stop Bulwell, Aldi Bus stop SW12
Sellers Wood drive, NG6 8GE
Chesterfield Bus Station Chesterfield Coach Station,, Beckingham Way
S40 1TH
Derby Bus Station Derby, Bus Station
Bay 27 & 28, DE1 2AW
East Midlands Parkway East Midlands Parkway
Nottingham, NG11 0EB
Leicester St Margarets Leicester St Margarets bus station
Bay SW & SX
Long Eaton, The Green Long Eaton, The Green
Outside Wilkinsons, NG10 1HQ
Loughborough Amber rooms Loughborough Amber rooms, The Rushes
LE11 5BE
Lutterworth, George St Lutterworth George Street, outside Wycliffe rooms
LE17 4EG
Mansfield Bus station Mansfield Bus station , Bay A
Quaker Way, Mansfield, NG18 1JJ
Meadowhall Interchange Meadow Hall Interchange, Bay C3
Meadowhall Road, Sheffield, S9 1EP
Nottingham Mount St Nottingham, Mount Street
Alongside the Grosvenor Casino, NG1 6HE
Rotherham,Interchange Bay Rotherham £15pp Surcharge , Interchange Bay C1/ C2
Frederick Street, S60 1QB
Sheffield Pond Hill Pond Hill, Opposite Penny Black Public House
S1 2BG
Toton Lane Tram Stop Toton Lane Tram Stop Park and Ride
Toton Lane Tram Stop, NG9 7JA

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