Bovey Castle

Rated 8.7 in 700 reviews. 63 rooms.


In the heart of Dartmoor National Park and 15 minutes from the A30, the historic, luxurious Bovey Castle sits high on the valley's edge. It offers a spa and golf course, and free parking.

The castle is situated over 3 floors and overlooks peaceful Edwardian gardens, the golf course and the River Bovey. Some bedrooms have wonderful views, and all have facilities for making tea and coffee and a TV.

Bovey Castle also won the Gold Award for Large Hotel of the Year from the South West Tourism Excellence Awards 2018-19.

There are three restaurant choices for dining. The Great Western Grill offers Classic British dishes from local produce. Smith’s Brasserie offers dishes inspired from the Mediterranean, with spectacular countryside views and a roaring fire pit. The Tasting Room is an intimate dining experience offer a 7 course tasting menu.

Bovey Castle also offers a choice of breakfast (not lodge guests) and afternoon tea.

The hotel offers activities for young and old, including falconry displays, woodland walks, a large indoor swimming pool, and a wide range of activities on site including a 4x4 off road track, sloe gin making, rifle shooting, clay pigeon shooting and archery.

Lodges are sold on a self-catering basis, with limited evening dining access.

Spa Facilities

  • Indoor pool
  • Indoor pool (all year)
  • Pool with view
  • Heated pool
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Sauna
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi

Available Rooms

2 guests




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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near Bovey Castle

  1. Edwardian Grill

    25 m from hotel

  2. Spa at Bovey Castle

    47 m from hotel

  3. Central Cafe

    2.7 km from hotel

  4. The Union Inn

    Found this to be a very friendly establishment. Some good prices real ales available. Was too late for food but heard some good comments about it from people within.

    2.7 km from hotel
    10 Ford St

  5. Chagford

    4.4 km from hotel

  6. Becky Falls

    Take the long trail.

    5.3 km from hotel

  7. Hound Tor

    5.4 km from hotel
    Dartmoor National Park

  8. Fingle Bridge Inn

    Dog friendly pub outside. Great circular walk alongside river to get your thirst up before enjoying a drink

    5.6 km from hotel

  9. The Drewe Arms

    good food and beer. Not massively over priced for the location:-)

    6.4 km from hotel
    The Square

  10. The Old Inn

    We are having fun here. Bad beer, good friendship, nice staff. Cheers from Turkey! :)

    7.8 km from hotel
    Widecombe On The Moor

  11. Haytor

    Beautiful views, bring hiking boots because it gets really boggy.

    8.0 km from hotel
    Dartmoor National Park

  12. Little Chef

    Staff are not very friendly, smells of sewage and bins are overflowing. On the other hand, the Shell garage across the road is a world apart!

    9.1 km from hotel
    Merryeet Roundabout