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There’s nothing like first-hand experience to recommend a place or an event. Being fortunate enough to live within the Dartmoor National Park ourselves, we have built up a wealth of knowledge of where to find the best, the most original or the most fun and share that knowledge on our website to help you have a great time when you visit.

Wherever we go we are always thinking “Ah, that would make a good place to recommend,” or “I’m sure people would love to visit this event!” and we like to pass on news and developments as well as recommendations through our regular blogs.

If you discover somewhere or something you think is really great and should be shared – why not drop us a line at … and we’ll go and take a look.

  • By Lisa
    Tue Jul 2013
    We have some of the most spectacular golf courses in the country right here on Dartmoor. Some quite challenging, most with brilliant views, all well kept. Play golf all year round
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    Tue Jul 2013
    What is B&B ? What do you get for your money these days ? What does full board entail ? How do I pay ? Read my blog and see
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  • By Lisa
    Tue Jul 2013
    If you'd walked for most of the day over Dartmoor terrain with a heavy rucksack on your back, wouldn't this be a welcome sight ? A pretty smile behind a line up of local ales. The Plume of Feathers at Princetown's bunkhouse f…
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  • By Lisa
    Wed Jul 2013
    Handbells, oil paintings, jewellery, Waterford glass, a silver platter and silver fruit bowl with Georgian markings, souvenir badge from the 1937 coronation of King George VI and four fine swords will come under the hammer th…
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  • By Lisa
    Fri Jul 2013
    Last minute deal on offer for a great sleeps two hideaway overlooking countryside, completely private with smashing shower for 2. Saturday to Saturday booking reduced to £395. Grab it while you can...
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  • By Lisa
    Thu Jul 2013
    Rob and I get invited for an evening meal at The Cherrybrook to sample a 3 course menu on offer to guests. A licenced hotel in the middle of Dartmoor with great views. What did we make of the food ?
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  • By Lisa
    Sat Jul 2013
    Saturday lunchtime treat. Into the Three Crowns at Chagford for a quick sandwich. Points out of 100 covering comfort , staff, food presentation, taste of food, price ? It has to be 100% .....
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  • By Lisa
    Thu Jul 2013
    It's brilliant sunshine weather here in the South West right now. So take advantage of our discount voucher page for money off coupons
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  • By Lisa
    Fri Jul 2013
    Dogs love Dartmoor. Fabulous dog walks, the scent of a rabbit to follow, comfy digs to rest your paws in, but there are a few things to remember....
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  • By Lisa
    Mon Jun 2013
    What's the best way to watch Wimbledon ? Take a holiday cottage and don't tell anyone where you're going. Then follow these rules.....
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  • By Lisa
    Thu Jun 2013
    Well, do you take the dog with you on holiday ? Is it a good idea? What should you pack? My website has some cracking places for your dog - and you !!
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  • By Lisa
    Thu Jun 2013
    Yes, it's got a new colourful landlord. Meet Tony Fey who's brought the decor, and food back up to standard. Real ales too - so well worth a drive out into the country
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  • By Lisa
    Thu Jun 2013
    B&B for sale near to Chagford, with stunning wow factor views to Castle Drogo and the Teign Valley. 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, Breakfast room, huge country kitchen with aga, and lots more....
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  • By Lisa
    Thu May 2013
    Full English ? Veggie option ? Or might you like the look of this continental breakfast that Rob and I enjoyed at a B&B on the outskirts of Cambridge ? We took pot luck and booked ourselves an overnight stop .....
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  • By Lisa
    Thu Apr 2013
    What would you like for breakfast? Start the day right at the Longhouse in Moreton with cereals, yogurt, fruit, toast, real butter, fruit juice, bacon, sausage, egg, tomato, mushrooms, baked beans and toast. Oh and would you…
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  • By Lisa
    Thu Apr 2013
    Utterly lovely traditional farmhouse bed and breakfast, Great Sloncombe has to be one of my favourite of all favourites. Nostalgia in spades and Trudie knows all about comfort. I love it ....
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  • By Lisa
    Thu Mar 2013
    Everyone in the tourist industry here in Devon is working feverishly to be ready for our Easter visitors. I was off taking photos at 3 accommodation venues yesterday. A thatched pub, a caravan park and a family pub .....
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  • By Lisa
    Wed Mar 2013
    Another great Dartmoor hostelry gets my full approval. This time the charming thached Bearslake Inn that looks as if it came out of a fairy tale by Brothers Grimm.
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  • By Lisa
    Wed Mar 2013
    When visitors from abroad tell me that they have tried almost every campsite on Dartmoor and that this is the one they come to 4 times each year, it tells me all I need to know
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  • By Lisa
    Sat Mar 2013
    I have to feel sorry for snowbound tourists stranded at the airports. They could be booked a snug break in one of these instead. Shepherd's huts on Dartmoor.....
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