The Imperial Hotel

Taw Vale Parade, Barnstaple, Devon, England, EX32 8NB, United Kingdom | Hotel
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Getting ready

A travel blog entry by johndibbo

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The tree is up and the decorations done, the logs cut and ready with the fire lit and warm, the wine cellar full and the food on the way. The first trip was to Cotehele so see the amazing Xmas garland, thousands of dried flowers enhanced as they were threaded and framed in bunches of Pittosporum bound to a hemp braid and suspended from the ceiling of the thirteenth century main hall at Cotehele.

Next was a super weekend trip to Roscoff, a commune in the Finistere ...

Final thoughts

A travel blog entry by johndibbo

In the end we covered 4538 miles travelling almost entirely in good weather conditions. Just the odd day of rain and some hail during our last night at Calais. Good things included the 'Hostal' services on the main routes in Spain for their coffee and tostada, tomate fresco and aciete. The warm weather in Spain and the clear and warm ...

Back home

A travel blog entry by johndibbo

A well planned return as we decided to avoid the more direct route and used the motorways up to and along the M4 and M5 and whilst this is further it is only about four and a half hours so we were home much earlier. Terribly busy roads in the UK and whilst we know this we are always surprised. The club lounge ...

Homeward Bound

A travel blog entry by ceebie

We were up early to pack and make sure the cottage was ship shape before we left. A trip down to Widemouth Bay and the Bay View Inn for breakfast in preparation for the long journey ahead. Just as well as we were held up in heavy traffic almost all of the way home. What was predicted by sat nav to be a ...

Lydford Gorge and Buckland Abbey

A travel blog entry by ceebie

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This is our last day of adventures before going home tomorrow. We decide to visit Lydford Gorge in Devon, owned by the National Trust and the deepest gorge in the South-West. We start at the Devil's Cauldron, a wonderful,sometimes challenging, walk alongside the River Lyd through ancient woodland to this natural pot hole swirling with frothing, foaming water. We decide to forego the mile and a ...

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Location

This hotel, located on Taw Vale Parade, Barnstaple, is near Marwood Hill Gardens, Tarka Trail, The Yealm Estuary, and The South West Coast Path.
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    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding