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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!



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.


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.


B=Breakfast, D=Dinner

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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Arnold High St Bus Stop Arnold High Street Bus stop,
Outside leisure centre car park, NG5 7EE
Loughborough Amber rooms Loughborough Amber rooms, The Rushes
LE11 5BE
Mansfield Bus Station Mansfield Bus station , Bay A
Quaker Way, Mansfield, NG18 1JJ
Nottingham Mount St Nottingham, Mount Street
Alongside the Grosvenor Casino, NG1 6HE
Toton Lane Tram Stop Toton Lane Tram Stop Park and Ride
Toton Lane Tram Stop, NG9 7JA

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