Harford Bridge in Tavistock

Welcome to Harford Bridge in Tavistock offering a choice of 8 accommodations. On this page you can find information on Harford Bridge including Harford Bridge photo galleries, reviews, availability and booking information. If you like what you see, you can book your stay at Harford Bridge online securely. Harford Bridge is a great choice if you're looking for a holiday in Tavistock or South Devon.

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Harford Bridge Holiday Park is an award winning, 5 Star Devon holiday park set in Dartmoor National Park beside the River Tavy with delightful views of the moor. Situated just 2½ miles from the market town of Tavistock with it’s shops, cinema, canal walk and swimming pool, Harford Bridge is ideally located for exploring the many delights this wonderful area has to offer. Games and information room. Recreation green. Children’s play area. Shop in reception. Launderette. Launderette available Mar 15 - Nov 14 2019, Mar 13-Nov 12 2020.

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Chorus 3 (Caravan)

Comfortable 12ft-wide caravan with one double, one twin and one twin suitable for children only. Shower. Open plan lounge/diner with kitchen area. Freezer.

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Harford House (Cottage)

Comfortable cottage. Ground floor: Lounge with wood burning stove. Dining room with wood burning stove. Kitchen. Fridge, freezer, dishwasher, and washing machine. Additional WC. First floor: One double with ensuite shower, one double and one twin.

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Vixen Lodge (Lodge)

Very comfortable lodge with one double with ensuite shower and one twin. Bath with overhead shower. Open plan lounge/diner with kitchen area. Fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. No pets.

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Cox Lodge (Lodge)

Spacious and comfortable lodge with one double with ensuite shower and two twin. Bath with overhead shower. Open plan lounge/diner with kitchen area. Fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. No pets.

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Mulberry 2 (Caravan)

Comfortable 12ft-wide caravan with one double with ensuite WC and one twin. Shower. Open plan lounge/diner with kitchen area. Fridge/freezer.

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Mulberry 3 (Caravan)

Comfortable 12ft-wide caravan with one double with ensuite WC and two twin. Shower. Open plan lounge/diner with kitchen area. Fridge/freezer. No pets.

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S Pod 2 (Pod)

Very comfortable studio pod with double sofa bed. Shower. Kitchenette.

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Willow 2 (Caravan)

Comfortable 12ft-wide caravan with one double with ensuite WC and one twin. Shower. Open plan lounge/diner with kitchen area. Fridge/freezer. No pets.

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Things to do near Harford Bridge

Make the most of your holiday at Harford Bridge by enjoying a day out to one of these nearby recommended activities....

Beaches

Bovisand Beach, Bovisand - 16.4 Miles away

Bovisand beach can be found in a charming secluded bay, framed by impressive cliffs with yellow sands. Favoured by tourists and locals alike, it has a great flat expanse when the tide allows which is perfect for beach sports.

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Looe Beach, Looe - 21.2 Miles away

Relax on the sandy beach of this is a small coastal town. Pay a visit to the small souvenir shops and enjoy an ice-cream whilst walking along the harbour.

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Thurlestone Beach, South Hams - 23.8 Miles away

A beautiful, wide and sandy beach which borders an excellent local nature reserve. Popular with surfers, water sports enthusiasts and bird spotters; this is the perfect place for a game of cricket or football with sports equipment available for hire on the beach. Alternatively visitors can simply relax and enjoy the impressive views out to sea.

Location: South Hams

Bantham Beach, Kingsbridge - 24.8 Miles away

One of the most popular surfing beaches on the south coast, this fine sandy beach is backed by marram covered sand dunes and has lots of rock pools. Its location is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) at the mouth of the River Avon.

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Challaborough Beach, Kingsbridge - 24.8 Miles away

A winner of the coveted Blue Flag Award, this pretty little beach has something for everyone. Located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, it has beautiful sands and great rock pools to explore. It also has a good reputation with surfers and bodyboarders.

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Hope Cove, Kingsbridge - 24.8 Miles away

Located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this gorgeous sandy beach is perfect for a family day out. Little shops and a variety of charming restaurants can be found in the little villages of Inner and Outer Hope.

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Goodrington Sands, Paignton - 26.4 Miles away

Recommended by the Good Beach Guide, this award winning sandy beach has rock pools to keep children of all ages entertained. It's also a good beach for swimming, and there is easy access for all as well as ample parking.

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Crooklets, Crooklets - 26.6 Miles away

Crooklets beach is in Bude. There is a cafe with seating at the sea front. It is also where Bude Surf Life Saving Club is located, there are beach huts to hire and an outdoor shower. In the winter, on Christmas Day, hundreds of brave swimmers run into the sea. Crooklets is pebbly and sandy and popular with families as well as surfers.

Location: Crooklets

Broadsands Beach, Torquay - 26.8 Miles away

A great sandy beach with easy access. Safe and sheltered, the beach rests between rock headlands and the long promenade with its colourful beach huts provides a level walk to both ends of the beach.

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Elberry Cove, Torquay - 26.8 Miles away

Beautiful clear waters in an idyllic setting make Elberry Cove a lovely place to visit. Visitors can reach the shingle beach on a footpath from nearby Broadsands.

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Breakwater Beach, Brixham - 26.9 Miles away

Breakwater is a small shingle beach adjacent to picturesque Brixham Harbour. It's popular with divers because of its blue waters and there are plenty of facilities including a shop and restaurant with views over the bay.

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Teignmouth Beach, Teignmouth - 27.2 Miles away

Dolphins are often spotted from this long sand and shingle beach, which stretches from the mouth of the River Teign towards Dawlish and is dominated by the grand Victorian pier. Look out over the famous Jurassic Coastline and see how the sand bars here can change shape overnight. (Dogs banned from the beach from May to September)

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Northcott Mouth, Northcott Mouth - 27.2 Miles away

Northcott Mouth beach is a national trust beach just north of Bude. The beach is pebbly and sandy and is remote, secluded and beautiful. It has a small car park and in the summer, there is a tea caravan with a rustic garden with seating areas.

Location: Northcott Mouth

Mill Bay, Salcombe - 27.6 Miles away

This privately owned beach is set in a cove across the estuary from Salcombe. It is a huge sheltered beach in beautiful surroundings with fine golden sands, rock pools and a stream running through. Bathing here is very safe.

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Lantic Bay, Fowey - 28.2 Miles away

A secluded and south facing shingle beach, Lantic Bay gets the very best of the sunshine. With plenty of coves to explore, it's a popular spot for boats to moor.

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Polridmouth, Fowey - 28.2 Miles away

Simple and unspoilt, this coarse sand beach can boast the interesting backdrop of the brightly painted daymark on Gribbin Head. Excellent cliff walks over to Fowey, or to the daymark, make it ideal all year round.

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Cycling and Walking

Roadford Lake country Park, Broadwoodwiger - 10.4 Miles away

Roadford Lake is a pleasant relaxing day out, there are walks of varying length around the shore, there's an array of wildlife to enjoy from insects and wild flowers to waterbirds on the reservoir. Theres is also a Lakeside Cafe and visitor centre giving you the history of the valley and the chance for refreshments.

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Plym Valley Trail, Plymouth - 12.1 Miles away

This route, part of Devon Coast to Coast NCN Route 27, follows the scenic former railway path that leads from Plymouth to the wild expanses of Dartmoor. Extensively resurfaced for long stretches, it offers a leisurely and pleasurable ride.

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Meldon Viaduct, Okehampton - 12.3 Miles away

Encompassing industrial history and natural beauty, this route is worth it for the views alone. Just south of Okehampton, the viaduct was built in 1874 and spans 165 metres over the remains of mineral mines. The view of Meldon Dam is almost 50 metres high.

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The Dartmoor Way Hiking, Okehampton - 12.6 Miles away

Why not walk a short section of the Dartmoor Way? This circular 78 mile walking trail meanders across rolling moorland, through quaint Devon thatched villages along secluded wooded valleys, over clapper bridges and around Dartmoor's unique tors.

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The Granite Way cycle route, Okehampton - 12.6 Miles away

This is an easy route of 11 miles with the least traffic in Devon. You'll cycle through rural Devon, enjoying spectacular views of Dartmoor and its wildlife on the way.

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Sticklepath cycle route, Sticklepath - 13.7 Miles away

There are wonderful Dartmoor views on this route which takes you mainly along Devon's quiet country lanes, with a short stretch of the Tarka Trail; passing many places of historic interest on the way.

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Ruby country cycling, Torridge - 14.7 Miles away

This route encircles the beautiful and infrequently visited Upper River Carey valley in deepest, rural Devon. It's not an easy route and has many twists and turns, but you'll be rewarded with views of quiet hamlets and rolling greenery along the way.

Location: Torridge

Looe Valley, Looe - 19.5 Miles away

This fairly energetic route includes five steep hill climbs and some off-road woodland tracks as it follows quiet lanes up the East Looe River to Liskeard, returning via the West Looe Valley. It can also be adapted to start or finish at Liskeard.

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A Dart Estuary Walk, River Dart - 20.9 Miles away

This walk is among the most popular walks in this part of the county: a winning combination of wonderful sea views and the chance to explore part of Dartmouth, one of Devon's most attractive historic towns.

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Exe Valley Ride, Exeter - 24 Miles away

Take a journey through the city along the banks of the River Exe. Admire the beautiful cathedral and Quayside and get to know this great city.

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Haldon Forest Park, Exeter - 24 Miles away

Fun for all the family on an extensive network of traffic free trails. Choose from the many walking trails or cycle on the family and adventure cycle trails to challenge yourself on the freer ride, mountain bike areas.

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Polperro Pedal, Polperro - 24.3 Miles away

This is a hilly route taking in forest tracks and quiet coastal and inland lanes in the Looe and Polperro area, as well as a short stretch on a busy road. On reaching the beach section, why not take a break from your exertions?

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Brixham and Berry Head Walk, Torbay - 25.6 Miles away

Berry Head is a prominent feature on the South Devon coast, with views as far as the East Devon Coast. Within Tor Bay, next to the headland and largely sheltered by it, is the ancient fishing port of Brixham.

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The Fowey River Valley, Fowey - 26 Miles away

Best explored by canoe, on foot or by bike, this majestic tidal river flows through a gloriously varied landscape, from dark forest, hidden creeks, lush meadowland and timeless villages to the natural harbour at Polruan and Fowey.

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Food and Drinking

Langman's Restaurant, Callington - 10 Miles away

Three times winner of Restaurant of the Year by the Cornwall Tourism Awards and two AA rosettes, Langman's Restaurant combines a romantic candlelit location with an excellent menu and extensive wine list. Enjoy the six course tasting menu using seasonal ingredients.

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Gidleigh Park Hotel, Chagford - 12.9 Miles away

A local chap hailing from Exeter with a huge passion for fine cuisine and a determination to use the very best local produce from the West Country, Michael Caine and his talented team have held two Michelin stars at Gidleigh Park since 1999. Michael's cuisine is truly original and brilliant, a fact recognised not just by appreciative visitors to Gideigh Park but by guidebook editors and those within the industry who bestoy the highest awards and accolades. With his classical French training in some of the finest restaurants in the world, Michael has created a style that is uniquely his own, at once classic yet also highly innovative. Constantly evolving and developing and never failing to delight in the perfect execution. The wild game of Dartmoor, fish from the Devon coast and produce from Gidleigh Park’s own kitchen garden all form the basis for the exceptional dishes.

Location: Chagford

The Bridge at Mount Batten, Plymouth - 14 Miles away

This is the city's newest restaurant, located on Plymouth's historic barbican right on the edge of the Sutton Harbour Marina. Many dishes feature fresh fish caught daily, all individually complemented by a wide choice of great wines.

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Lords Restaurant, Devon - 19.4 Miles away

Built in the 15th century and retaining many original features such as large wood burning stone fireplaces, this is a delightful venue for dining. The head chef has created a menu based on classical dining with a Mediterranean feel, with specialities such as pizza, pasta and paella.

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Waterside Bistro, Totnes - 21.3 Miles away

Perfect for a get together or party. Choosing the best quality produce, local meats and fish you can put together your own menu from the A La Carte selection, for parties between 10 and 30 people. All food is prepared in the bistro, and they also cater for vegetarians and vegans.

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The Old Bakery Restaurant, Devon - 24.8 Miles away

A cafe bar by day, where you can enjoy a smooth cup of coffee or some tapas for lunch, and refined restaurant by evening, specialising in French and Italian meals as well as vegetarian options.

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Bay View Inn, Bude - 24.9 Miles away

On a sunny day enjoy al fresco dining or inside in colder months at this delightful Inn. Offering tasty menus consisting of the best ingredients you will be sure of satisfaction. Or, why not just enjoy a leisurely drink or two?

Location: Bude

Tree Inn, Bude - 25 Miles away

Quaint village pub perfect for nice relaxing drink to round off your day or just a leisurely drink. Offers lovely bar meals and a fabulous outside area on a sunny day. Real Ale lovers will enjoy the lively front bar with pool and Sky TV.

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Elements, bude - 25.3 Miles away

Contemnporary interior, relaxed atmosphere, and sea views. Elements cafe bar is open every day from 10am, and is fully licensed.

Location: bude

Decks Restaurant, Instow - 25.5 Miles away

Enjoy fantastic views as you savour a meal prepared with the finest of fresh local ingredients. Located right on Instow seafront, The Decks is recommended in the Good Food Guide and has an AA rosette.

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Bencoolen Inn, Bude - 25.7 Miles away

Dating from 1863 this is a lovely pub offering many Real Ales within a relaxed setting. The restaurant called 'El Barco' serves delicious Spanish food as well as a traditional bar menu and a la carte.

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Carriers Inn, Bude - 25.9 Miles away

Awarded winner of Marston's "Casual Fine Dining" Award 2008 you are guaranteed to have a great experience at this Inn. Serving a full a la carte menu or your more traditional food you can savour every mouthful within a pleasant atmosphere.

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French's Bistro, Chumleigh - 25.9 Miles away

French bistro cooking using the best of local produce, much of it free range and organic, with meats from Devon, and fish from local lakes and coasts. Even the butter and milk are locally sourced to ensure the best quality.

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Mirchi Cuisine, Bude - 25.9 Miles away

Mirchi with its wide menu range, great ambience, upscale and casual atmosphere is one of the nicest places to enjoy a taste of the East. Whether it's a traditional curry or something a little more exotic that you favour, Mirchi's many years of cooking experience make sure that your meal is one to remember!

Location: Bude

Brendon Arms Inn, Bude - 25.9 Miles away

To enjoy fabulous food and drink whilst admiring amazing views of Bude's inner harbour visit Brendon Arms. Offering an amazing selection of Real Ales and an array of fine wines along with traditional pub food this is the perfect place to unwind.

Location: Bude

Lifes a Beach, Bude - 26.2 Miles away

Situated within the cliffs and overlooking the beach and ocean you will find this restaurant utterly breath-taking. During the day it is perfect for nipping in from the beach for refreshment and at night dine their speciality seafood.

Location: Bude

Sea Fever, Bude - 26.2 Miles away

Enjoy dining at its finest in the fabulous restaurant. Head chef Kyan Hooper prepares your food to the highest of standards using the best ingredients on offer. Indulge in duck or fish and round off your meal with a sensational unique dessert.

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Inn on the Green, Bude - 26.5 Miles away

Fabulous modern bar called 'Legends' with a great bar menu and specialising in live music. Also, home to 'Mulligan's Restaurant' specialising in sensational steak and fish dishes. So whether you want a drink, food or both you will be spoilt for choice at Inn on the Green.

Location: Bude

The Owl and the Pussycat, Teignmouth - 27.1 Miles away

Nestled in the heart of the seaside town of Teignmouth, the Owl and the Pussycat has developed an enviable reputation for good food and service with locals and visitors alike. With an extensive menu of meat, fish and vegetarian options, there's something for every taste.

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The Anchor Inn, Exeter - 29.3 Miles away

This charming Inn, specialising in sea-food but offering a menu to suit all tastes is reputedly over 450 years old and was originally opened as a Seamen's Mission. At that time Brunel had not built the Atmospheric Railway, and the water used to go nearly up to Dawlish. We are told the Anchor was a haven for seamen and smugglers and is still haunted by a friendly ghost and his dog. Sea-faring paraphernalia abounds, which combined with low beamed ceilings, atmospheric lighting and great food, makes for an unforgettable dining experience.

Location: Exeter

La Petite Maison, Topsham - 29.5 Miles away

Award winning restaurant in the charming village of Topsham featuring the best of regional food cooked by the region's top chefs, who prepare everything on the premises. Seasonal produce at its best featuring Somerset Pork, Exmoor Lamb and locally caught fish.

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Gardens and Countryside

Lukesland Gardens, Devon - 4.6 Miles away

A small valley, with a brook cascading from its source on Dartmoor through ponds and over waterfalls towards the River Erme, is the beautiful setting for this 24 acre woodland garden. Flowering shrubs, trees and a wealth of wild flowers feature here. (Limited wheelchair access)

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The Garden House, Yelverton - 5.4 Miles away

A magnificent 10 acre garden created after World War II by Lionel Fortescue, a noted plant collector, and now owned by the Fortescue Garden Trust. Its romantic 2 acre walled garden is one of the finest in the country and surrounds the ruins of a 16th century vicarage.

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Cotehele Gardens, nr Saltash - 7.2 Miles away

Gorgeous gardens surrounding a 15th Century house, including a lush valley garden with a medieval dovecote, pond, Victorian summerhouse and 18th century tower. There's a great tea room and museum down at the Quay.

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Stone Lane Gardens, Chagford - 15.4 Miles away

Stone Lane Gardens is a 5 acre arboretum holding important national collections of wild-origin Birch and Alder trees in a lovely landscaped water and woodland setting. The Mythic Garden Sculpture Exhibition showcases the work of West country's artists and designers.

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Winsford Walled Garden, Halwill Junction - 15.5 Miles away

An enchanting garden with magnificent Victorian greenhouses, often though of as the best in South West England. Admire Brazilian rhubarb, bamboo grove and the delightful walled garden. Featured in 'Devon Today', 'Devon Life' and 'Gardener's Tales'; Winsford Walled Garden is well worth a visit.

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Dartmoor, Dartmoor - 18.8 Miles away

Dartmoor is not just about the landscape; there's a lot more to it than that. It's not just about the ponies, or the tors, the history or the heritage; but that's a good start. It's about getting out there, experiencing new things. This living, breathing, working landscape holds the secret to a past that stretches back over the centuries, and a future that is both sustainable and green. From rare birds and butterflies, Neolithic monuments and ancient woodland, to tradition, folkloreand farming on horseback, Dartmoor has it all. Leading the way for the arts, all things organic, a haven for literary greats and explorers, you will be walking in some awesome footsteps.

Location: Dartmoor

Burnham Nurseries, Devon - 21 Miles away

A beautiful family run nursery that is well worth a visit. Take a walk around some of the most impressive collections of orchids in the country. Open since 1950, this award winning assortment of species has been featured at The Chelsea Flower Show for the last 52 years and is open year round.

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Avenue Cottage Garden, Totnes - 23.2 Miles away

This 11 acre garden, 200 years old and much restored in recent years, features many rare and unusual species. See the stunning driveway lined by 150 year old turkey oaks and follow it up to the beautiful landscaped gardens dating from the 1700s.

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Rosemoor, Great Torrington - 25.7 Miles away

The RHS has developed the original 8 acres into 65 acres of gardens and woodlands, featuring extensive herbaceous borders, herb and cottage gardens, a potager, fruit and vegetable garden, rose gardens, a foliage and plantsman's garden as well as a winter garden. So there really is something to fit all tastes!

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Great Days Out

Plymouth Ski and Snowboard Centre, Plymouth - 12.1 Miles away

Open throughout the year and with three slopes to choose from including the longest artificial slope in the South West, the centre offers skiers and snowboarders of all levels the facilities to practice and learn new skills.

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Miniature Pony and animal park, Moretonhampstead - 14.1 Miles away

In 20 acres of beautiful Dartmoor parkland you will meet lots of friendly animals including pigs, goats, lambs, calves and birds. Enjoy scenic walks along nature trails, take time to relax by the tranquil lakes or have a picnic.

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National Marine Aquarium, Plymouth - 14.1 Miles away

The aquarium houses 50 live exhibits including 3 massive tanks. Over 4000 animals and 400 species are displayed in realistic habitats from local shorelines to coral reefs. Each of the six zones is packed full of amazing sea creatures and facts.

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River Dart Adventures, Newton Abbot - 14.8 Miles away

Located in 90 acres encompassing woodland, lakes, the River Dart and breathtaking parkland, this is a beautiful location for a day of activities. An indoor climbing wall, canoeing, mega zip wire, abseiling and sailing are all available here.

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Becky falls woodland park, Bovey Tracey - 16 Miles away

It's easy to see why Becky Falls was voted Top Beauty Spot in Devon and why visitors have been returning since the park opened over a hundred years ago. Animals to meet and feed include Dartmoor ponies, miniature Shetland ponies, chipmunks, rescued birds of prey, owls and pygmy goats. (Wheelchair users welcome in the petting zoo and viewing areas, however the walks are not suitable for wheelchairs.)

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Monkey Sanctuary, Looe - 19.5 Miles away

Working to promote the welfare and conservation of the survival of primates, the monkey sanctuary is home to the descendants of pet monkeys rescued in the 60s and 70s as well as to rare species of horseshoe bats.

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Canonteign Falls, Exeter - 20.8 Miles away

Home to England's highest waterfall, descending 220 ft, Canonteign Falls is a breathtaking tourist attraction as well as a great family day out. There's a children's assault course, forest garden and nature trail, the giant spider and the trampolines and play area.

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Porfell Wildlife Park and Sanctuary, Cornwall - 24.3 Miles away

Discover the beauty and fascination of exotic animals and some familiar ones too. Children especially will love the close contact with rabbits, guinea pigs and goats, and feeding the ducks, chickens and deer.

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Paignton Zoo, Paignton - 25.3 Miles away

Home to thousands of amazing animals and plants, Paignton Zoo is a scientific charity dedicated to conserving our global wildlife heritage and inspiring in its many visitors a lifelong respect for animals and the environment.

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River Link, Dartmouth - 27 Miles away

Take a trip on the River Dart, passing delightful scenery and arriving in picturesque, lively Dartmouth or vibrant Totnes. Explore the town’s many stylish shops, cafes, galleries, museum and market-place, before enjoying the return journey.

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Living Coasts, Torquay - 27.1 Miles away

Take a journey around the coasts of the world where amazing plants and animals live life on the edge. You'll see birds and mammals in specially designed naturalistic habitats, and with both indoor and outdoor exhibits, there's plenty to see and do whatever the weather.

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History and Heritage

Lydford Gorge, Lydford - 5.1 Miles away

This famous and geologically important gorge is 1œ miles long and can be viewed from an enchanting woodland and riverside circular walk, which passes the spectacular 30m-high White Lady waterfall and thrilling Devil's Cauldron.

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Buckland Abbey, Yelverton - 6.2 Miles away

Buckland's peaceful setting today belies its swashbuckling past, brought to life through exhibitions and redesigned galleries, including new introductory film and interactive displays. Sir Francis Drake, its one time owner, is rumoured to haunt the place with 'accompanying hell hounds.' (See website for specific wheelchair information)

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Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre, Lifton - 8.5 Miles away

A fun and informative day for all the family, with working and static exhibits of fairgrounds, steam engines and vintage machinery, combined with a wealth of heritage material, and all set in beautiful rural surroundings.

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Mary Newman's Cottage, Saltash - 12.1 Miles away

Reportedly the home of Sir Francis Drake's first wife this charming little house also has a lottery funded garden with traditional 16th century varieties of herbs, flowers and vegetables. Get a flavour of Elizabethan life in the replica rooms of this little Tudor cottage.

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Saltram House, Plymouth - 13.2 Miles away

Exquisite Georgian Mansion in a landscaped park which was was the film location for Sense and Sensibility. The historic tack room in the stables and the rolling wooded landscape park with 19th century gardens, orangery and follies make it a lovely day, out full of English heritage.

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Finch Foundry , Okehampton - 13.7 Miles away

Run by the Finch family from 1814 to 1960, the Foundry harnessed the power of the River Taw in Sticklepath village to produce agricultural implements and mining tools for the tin and copper mines and china clay industry of Devon and Cornwall.

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Plymouth City Museum and art gallery , Plymouth - 13.7 Miles away

A magnificent Edwardian building, which opened in 1910, houses a wide collection of art and human and natural history. The events and activities programmes include workshops, children's holiday activities and concerts.

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Buckfast Abbey, Buckfastleigh - 15.8 Miles away

Home to a community of Benedictine Monks, Buckfast Abbey is a spot of natural beauty and tranquillity where many find a connection with God. The Monks still keep the traditions of bee keeping and tonic wine making and you can buy the fruits of their efforts in one of the shops.

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Castle Drogo, Exeter - 16 Miles away

The last castle to be built in England, and one of the most remarkable works of Sir Edwin Lutyens. Constructed between 1910 and 1930, it commands spectacular views over Dartmoor from its 900ft high perch above the River Teign, and its interior combines the grandeur of a medieval castle with the comfort of the 20th century.

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Tuckers Maltings, Newton Abbot - 22.8 Miles away

Producing malt in the conventional fashion, this company are also unique as they are the only traditional maltings in the country that give guided tours to the public. Spend some time in their speciality bottled beer shop and take home the perfect souvenir for your trip.

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Compton Castle, Paignton - 23.7 Miles away

A rare survivor, this medieval fortress with high curtain walls, towers and two portcullis gates, set in a landscape of rolling hills and orchards, is a bewitching mixture of romance and history. Home for nearly 600 years to the Gilbert family, including Sir Humphrey Gilbert, half-brother to Sir Walter Ralegh.

Location: Paignton

Polperro Museum of Smuggling and Fishing, Polperro - 24.3 Miles away

Browse the impressive exhibits and fascinating 19th century photographs. Take note of the keepsakes and memorabilia from the 18th century and let it conjure up images of Polperro when smuggling was at its height. Learn about the local fishing history too and how the village and the people thrived off the two industries.

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Bude Castle, Bude - 26 Miles away

Bude Castle overlooks Summerleaze beach, and is often used throughout the summer for concerts and events. It was built on the sand by Sir Goldsworthy Gurney, an inventor, in 1830 as his home. The castle is now a heritage centre which has galleries, a shop, restaurant and much more.

Location: Bude

Torrington 1646, Great Torrington - 26.3 Miles away

At Torrington 1646, you'll be guided by colourful 17th Century characters, dressed in period costume and speaking and acting as though they were living at the time of the civil war battle. Visit the physic garden and perhaps even try on armour in the Royalist encampment. A guaranteed fun-packed, family day out. Highly Recommended. (Facilities where dogs can be left)

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Bygones, Torquay - 26.7 Miles away

Explore a bygone age with over 20 life size Victorian shops, with their windows filled with thousands of original items like porcelain and dolls houses. You can even experience the sights, sounds and smells of a WW1 trench from 1916 France. There's also a working model railway.

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Kent's Cavern, Torquay - 27.8 Miles away

Kent's Cavern is recognised as the most important Palaeolithic cave system in Britain and is home to the most spectacular stalactite and stalagmite formations. The caves are classified as the oldest Scheduled Ancient Monument in Britain.

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Dartmouth Castle, Dartmouth - 28.7 Miles away

Dating from the 14th century, this well preserved castle juts out into the narrow entrance of the Dart Estuary, and was intended to protect the homes of Dartmouth merchants from shipbourne attack. Explore 600 years of history, journeying through time from the Tudor period and the Civil War to World War II.

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Powderham Castle, Exeter - 29 Miles away

Set amid an ancient deer park, this magnificent medieval castle has been a family home to the Earls of Devon for over 600 years. Tour guides will entertain you with fascinating stories of the castle as you explore its impressive rooms.

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Arlington Court, Barnstaple - 29.3 Miles away

Built in neo-classical style in 1822, Arlington Court's interior is astonishing: full of collections for every taste, many of them amassed by an eccentric former owner. Carriage rides are available in the grounds.

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Nature Reserves

Tincombe nature reserve, Saltash - 12.5 Miles away

Composed of primarily wet meadows, this reserve also has a shallow pool, woodland and hedgerows. Keep your eyes peeled for toads and frogs among the pond's water lilies and yellow flag irises and orchids in the southern marsh.

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Churchtown Farm Community Nature Reserve, Saltash - 12.5 Miles away

Between the Tamar and the Lynher estuaries is a picturesque stretch of country which is now managed for wildlife. Mainly farmland, its habitats of wetland, hay meadows, arable land and hedgerows attract large flocks of goldfinches.

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Plym Bridge Peregrine Watch, Plymouth - 12.6 Miles away

Peregrines have been breeding on the quarry face in Plymbridge for many years. You can watch them hunt for prey – they are the world's fastest birds, reaching speeds of 124 mph when diving for fish.

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East Dartmoor Woods and Heath National Nature Reserve, Bovey Tracey - 19.4 Miles away

Yarner Wood, Trendlebere Down and the Bovey Valley Woodlands all make up the East Dartmoor Woods and Heaths area. This special area is home to a number of birds and lower plant communities and are a continuing site for wildlife diversification.

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Marsland Valley Nature Reserve, West Gooseham - 25.2 Miles away

A large reserve in between the beautiful counties of Cornwall and Devon. The diverse nature of the reserve, from the stunning coastline, inland to wooded areas with heath, grasslands and meadows mean its well worth a visit.

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Prawle Point, East Prawle - 27.6 Miles away

This is a well known migration watch point for land and sea birds, and is possibly the best location in the UK for seeing Cirl Bunting in their breeding grounds. Sooty Shearwater's have also been spotted from this area.

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Chapel Wood RSPB, Exeter - 27.8 Miles away

Chapel Wood is a broadleaved woodland, sited on a steep hillside, crowned by an Iron-Age hill fort, with a stream running down either side. As well as an impressive variety of birds, you might spot red deer, badgers and brown hares.

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Slapton Ley National Nature Reserve, Kingsbridge - 28 Miles away

Slapton Ley is a unique, reed fringed wetland and home to otters, mink, badgers, birds and bats. It is split into two leys, or lakes, the Lower Ley being the largest natural freshwater lake in South West England.

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The Old Sludge Beds, Dawlish - 29 Miles away

The reed beds here are home to a large number of wetland birds. The reserve has emerged as an important stop-off point for the huge amounts of migrating birds which use it as a feeding area. Keep an eye out for Cetti's Warblers.

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Dawlish Warren National Nature Reserve, Dawlish Warren - 29.2 Miles away

The nature reserve is located at the mouth of the River Exe on a long sand spit that is home to many species of wildlife and holds geomorphologic interest. Habitats include dunes, grassland, ponds, salt marsh and mudflats.

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Berry Head National Nature Reserve, Brixham - 29.6 Miles away

Berry Head to Sharkham Point is special area of flora and fauna that is a haven for several nationally rare and threatened species including endangered greater horseshoe bats, who have found a home in the caves at Berry Head.

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Coleton Fishacre National Trust Garden, Kingswear - 29.8 Miles away

The perfect wildlife garden, set in a sheltered combe on the Devon coast near Dartmouth. The garden is great for spotting butterflies, in August and September you are likely to see the Clouded Yellow, Red Admiral and Painted Lady.

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Sports and Activities

Dartmoor Gliding Society, Dartmoor - 2 Miles away

A great local club in the picturesque location of South Devon. Originally founded in 1983, the club started with a twin seat open cockpit glider and a small group of enthusiastic members. Now the club has a grass runway, club house and a hangar for a fleet of gliders.

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Shilstone Rocks Stud and Dartmoor Riding , Dartmoor - 13.5 Miles away

A family run riding centre which was established in 1962. Approved by the British Horse Society, it showcases a famous, prize winning stud and many other mares, foals and horses. Learn to ride or go for a trip across Dartmoor.

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Active 8 Clay Pigeon Shooting, Liskeard - 13.7 Miles away

Take a lesson with the 2008 National Champion or just learn how to hold and shoot the gun. All ages are welcome, all equipment is included and group bookings are a popular choice.

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Plymouth Sailing School, Plymouth - 14.6 Miles away

Plymouth Sailing School is one of the UK's longest established sea schools with courses for everyone, from beginner to professional yachtsman, both RYA scheme courses and informal courses for a fun, yet relaxing and educational weekend.

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CRS Adventures: White Water Rafting, Ashburton - 14.8 Miles away

Based at the River Dart Country Park in Ashburton, Devon, CRS Adventures is situated in the heart of Dartmoor on the banks of the River Dart – ideal for enjoying a great range of exciting activities. White water rafting is Devon is often overlooked, but with many steep, granite rivers the courses encompass routes with varying degrees of difficulty so everyone can find something for them!

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Discovery Surf School, Plymouth - 15.2 Miles away

Discovery Surf School provides professional coaching for all ages and levels, with an emphasis on safe, high quality tuition in small groups.

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Dartrock, Buckfastleigh - 16.5 Miles away

Beginners and pros will love this indoor and outdoor climbing centre. Built at 10m high and boasting the best equipped wall in the Southwest this is an experience for both the young and old to enjoy. There is also a relaxing lounge where cake and coffee can be enjoyed.

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Active 8 Hot Air Balloon, Liskeard - 20.6 Miles away

Enjoy 360 degree views over Bodmin Moor in a hot air balloon flight. Directed purely by the wind, this unique flying experience gives you a chance to see Cornwall from a different perspective.

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Finlake Riding Centre, Chudleigh - 21.8 Miles away

Located in the spectacular Teign valley on the edge of Dartmoor National Park is Finlake Riding centre. This riding centre caters for everyone - you can enjoy exhilarating rides which can include cream teas and evening pub rides, or, if you have small children, they can ride on the tiny miniature Shetland pony called 'Diddy mouse' or the slightly bigger 'Tinkerbell'.

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Town Parks Fishing, Paignton - 23.7 Miles away

Town Parks have a great range of facilities to cater to both professional and amateur fishing enthusiasts alike. They offer angling tuition and night fishing, and the lakes are stocked with Rudd, Perch, Carp, Bream, Tench and Roachland Chub.

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Towns and Villages

St Tudy, St Tudy - 4.6 Miles away

St Tudy is a tranquil village with pretty cottages and craft shops and a beautiful 15th century church made from Delabole slate. With Bodmin Moor on the doorstep, it makes an ideal location for exploring both coastal and inland regions.

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Yelverton Paperweight Centre, Devon - 5.5 Miles away

An unusual attraction, displaying hundreds of glass paperweights. The collection was accumulated by Bernard Broughton and is now featured regularly in newspaper and magazine articles. The centre also has for sale a wide variety of glass paperweights, some of which are a limited edition.

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Morwellham Quay Museum, Tavistock - 5.7 Miles away

Authentic costumes, trips underground to witness the harsh working conditions of Victorian copper miners and your children acting as servants or working on the mine 'dressing floor', this is the award winning living history experience at Morwellham Quay.

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Launceston Castle, Launceston - 11.7 Miles away

An imposing symbol of power and authority, dominating the surrounding landscape, Launceston Castle sits on a large natural mound. Its unusual keep consists of a 13th-century round tower built by Richard Earl of Cornwall, inside an earlier shell keep. Once a prison, it now displays 1000 years of history.

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Sterts Theatre, Liskeard - 14.2 Miles away

As well as its lively range of productions in drama, music and dance, Sterts Theatre is also a gallery space for painting, photography, sculpture and crafts.

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Holsworthy Theatre, Holsworthy - 16.4 Miles away

The theatre is managed by Holsworthy Amateur Theatrical Society (HATS) who produce their own shows and host a wide range of great professional shows too. See website for details of forthcoming events.

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Ashburton, Ashburton - 16.7 Miles away

A lively centre for inland tourism, with walking, canoeing, pony trekking and fishing bringing many visitors to the town. Beside specialist shops for walkers, there are plenty of antique shops, galleries and a variety of eateries to sustain your interest. There is an amazing “Fish Deli” here which you must try, they have the most amazing hand dived scallops, the biggest I have ever seen! and a huge selection of stuffed olives! Ashburton has had a reputation for its pubs, inns and coaching houses for hundreds of years. Its importance as a Stannery Town and its location on the main road to London meant that many a weary and hungry traveller tarried a while.

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Looe, Looe - 21.1 Miles away

At this picturesque fishing town you can enjoy safe beaches, a wide choice of restaurants, excellent walking routes, fishing trips and diving.

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Dartington Cider Press Centre, Totnes - 21.1 Miles away

Don't miss a trip to the Dartington Cider Press Centre. With fifteen shops, restaurants and workshops it is a unique visitor set in a village atmosphere.

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Totnes Elizabethan Museum, Totnes - 23.2 Miles away

Lively presentation for families and children is a feature of the Totnes Museum. Like a time machine, it takes visitors back to other worlds: from prehistoric times, through the Elizabethan period (from which the building dates) and on to the Victorian age.

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Centre for Contemporary Art and the Natural World , Exeter - 24 Miles away

Set in beautiful Haldon Forest, the centre explores the social, environmental and scientific issues involved in our changing relationship to nature through the work of contemporary artists. Exhibitions and events are held throughout the year.

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The Reel Cinema, Kingsbridge - 24.6 Miles away

The Reel Cinema is an independent family run traditional cinema showing blockbuster titles on 35mm film, Dolby stereo sound and screen system. New releases shown two to three times daily – see website for details.

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Bude, Bude - 26.2 Miles away

Bude is a small town by the sea in the North of Cornwall with an impressive coastline and fantastic beaches. Bude has plenty of shops, including surf clothing, arts and crafts and souvenirs. Bude has a castle, and a canal with a working lock.

Location: Bude

Tintagel, Tintagel - 26.8 Miles away

Set on the rugged Cornish coastline, Tintagel has attracted poets, artists, historians and sightseers since the Victorian era. It is famous for its associations with the legend of King Arthur and the round table.

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Boscastle, Boscastle - 26.8 Miles away

Boscastle has inspired many an author and artist with its beauty and architecture. It has becoem famous more recently as the victim of Britain's worst flash flood in half a century. However, it has recovered completely and still retains its natural beauty.

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Port Isaac, Port Isaac - 26.8 Miles away

This beautiful 700 year old harbour was the location for the ITV series 'Doc Martin'.

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Princess Theatre, Torquay - 26.8 Miles away

Set on the seafront overlooking the marina, the theatre hosts a wide variety of shows all year round from comedians, tribute acts and opera, to West-end musicals and ballets. Great choice of restaurants and bars close by.

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Salcombe, Salcombe - 27.5 Miles away

Salcombe must be one of the most beautiful harbour towns in the world. Situated in the South Hams, at Devon's most southerly tip, Salcombe attracts visitors from all over the world at all times of year to enjoy many coast and country activities. Famous as a centre for sailing, diving and fishing the estuary has many sheltered, sandy beaches and is a base for walkers and others with a love of nature. The estuary also acts as home to a fleet of fishing boats which catch crab and lobster in local waters. Sometimes the arrival of dolphins and seals in the estuary generates excitement. Salcombe hosts a week long sailing regatta during the summer. In addition to sailing, visitors to Salcombe can visit fashionable shops, bars and restaurants, explore the popular sandy beaches using the local Salcombe ferry services or go for a hike on the South West Coast Path

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Northcott Theatre, Exeter - 27.8 Miles away

Productions at the Northcott Theatre vary from comedies to tragedies, new writing to classics. The theatre describes itself as a creative platform where people can meet to be inspired.

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Dawlish, Dawlish - 28 Miles away

Dawlish is a fascinating Regency resort town nestled attractively between steep surrounding hills with the railway sweeping along the entire seafront. Character cottages, impressive villas, Regency and early Victorian architecture, which has inspired authors to put pen paper. The narrow streets, bustling shops, famous Black Swans, the brook that gurgles merrily through the Pleasure Gardens and of course the welcoming tea rooms offering the traditional scrumptious Devon Cream Tea.

Location: Dawlish

Dartmouth, Dartmouth - 28.1 Miles away

The Jewel of South Hams, A mesh of narrow lanes, stairways and corridors, with plenty of medieval and Elizabethan streetscapes, make Dartmouth a must-see for anyone visiting this part of Devon. The town has a nautical charm and fascinating history, reflected in it’s architecture. It also has a reputation for good food - with many fine restaurants, as well as arts, antiques and craft shops just about everywhere. Dartmouth is a truly magical place a mad hotch potch of architectural styles with creatures of myth, filled with artistic talent, bursting with English eccentricity. A town where history is alive, where shops are unique, charming, quirky and individual, where organic and local produce is proudly represented by a host of top quality restaurants and cafes

Location: Dartmouth

Nearby Holiday Parks

Here is a selection of other holiday parks near Harford Bridge. Alternatively you may wish to view all our holiday parks in South Devon or holiday parks in Tavistock.

Andrewshayes Orchard Retreat, Axminster

Hornbeam Country Park, Honiton

Devon Hills, Paignton

Langstone Manor, Tavistock

Finlake Holiday Resort, Newton Abbot