The Devon Hotel
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Non-smoking hotel
- High-speed internet in room
- Conference facilities
- Room service
TripAdvisor Reviews The Devon Hotel Exeter
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We were sad to leave our wild spot of Cornwall, but we had s perfect day of travel across Dartmoor. Parts of it were wild and isolated. All the Dartmoor ponies had new foals and all the new born lambs were prancing about. The Dartmoor prison looked suitably grey, Victorian and forbidding. We called in to Castle Drogo, a national trust property which had a beautiful garden. Our Lyme ...
Our next chance to go away was Saturday 30th May - after phoning around on Friday there was availability at Whitsand Bay, Blue Anchor, Ladram Bay and Highlands End - We decided on th latter. After phoning up at 9.30 and booking a gravel pitch with hook up we set off. after booking in we headed off to high acres field and told to take any pitch that was free. We got a lovely side on pitch overlooking Eype Bay and "the chalet" where the incident happened ...
... to the 1960's. Being far too cold for us to consider spending time on the beach, we once again did some quality training, clocking up another ten or so kilometres walking the hilly streets of Torquay. Our hosts at Fleurie house, the delightful Carol and Malcolm, suggested a local pub for dinner. We couldn't go passed Curry Night, with your choice of curry and a pint for seven pound a head. It was great value and I even managed to finish a pint of Strongbow ...
... we were walking the streets that seemed so familiar from the TV show. The Doc's house was much smaller than it appeared on TV, but I got to sit on the steps for a photo opportunity, and Large's Restaurant (not really a restaurant) was just like on the show. We wandered up to the end of the street and found a path leading up to the headland overlooking the village. With the weather having cleared to a beautiful blue sky ...
... which sold food - mainly pastries and fudge. Displays of amazing pasties and sausage rolls, cakes and slices. We resisted temptation, although the thick shortbread slice looked delicious to Ashlee and I, but Leesa was the strong one amongst us to say we couldn't have it. A quick stroll onto the rocky beach was followed by a short drive to the village of Sea Town, whose only attraction was ...