The Tamar Valley, quiet and wooded, nestled between the moors of Dartmoor and the beaches of Cornwall, is ideal for a romantic break. Here are some of our suggested accommodation providers and restaurants for couples wanting to get away from it all.
|Business Name||Places to stay / Eat|
|Sandhill House Country Retreat||Bed & Breakfast||
Welcoming Sandhill House is the perfect retreat to escape, enjoy exclusive accommodation and relax overlooking the breathtaking Tamar Valley. It is also the ideal gateway to explore Dartmoor National Park and Bodmin Moor.
This select... more
|Cutkive Wood Holiday Lodges||Holiday Cottages & Self Catering||
A tranquil retreat tucked away in a truly magical rural setting, Cutkive Wood is perfect for singles, couples, friends and families seeking relaxation and the chance to appreciate life's simple pleasures. Located off the beaten track, it nestles... more
Serving morning coffees, light lunches and afternoon teas. Catering for private daytime parties. Dogs welcome in the garden seating area and in the tea-room during winter months.
Special afternoon tea on Sundays (3-4.45pm) in the Long Room... more
|The Bungalow, 8 Manorcombe||Holiday Cottages & Self Catering||
The Bungalow 8 Manorcombe now includes unlimited free WiFi in the bungalow. Our privately owned self catering holiday home at Honicombe Manor Holiday Park set within the Tamar Valley near Tavistock. Well equipped for up to 6 guests with leather... more
Hotel Endsleigh is a romantic Regency period house that was built for the 6th Duke and Duchess of Bedford 200 years ago. Set in 108 acres of superb woodlands and gardens with far reaching views overlooking the Tamar River.
The house with... more
|Quirky Holidays Cornwall||Holiday Cottages & Self Catering||
Duke is a rather handsome old wagon from the 1940s. He sits proudly on his own patch of more than one fifth of an acre, enjoying views over the beautiful Cornish countryside.
Located a few steps away from the wagon is its own private and... more
|Moorland Garden Hotel||Hotels||
Moorland Garden Hotel enjoys a beautiful location between the untamed splendour of Dartmoor National Park and the magnificent natural harbour of Plymouth. Formerly the Moorland Links Hotel, the property was purchased in July 2011 by Sonia and... more
|The Horn of Plenty Hotel||Hotels||
The Horn of Plenty sits in 5 acres of English country gardens, overlooking the spectacular Tamar Valley.
Expect superb food, elegant surroundings, stunning views and warm, friendly staff.
Located close to Tavistock, Dartmoor,... more
|Ta Mill||Holiday Cottages & Self Catering||
Surrounded by rolling countryside, Ta Mill is an idyllic place to relax and unwind. This tranquil setting offers and escape from the pressures of everyday life in a quiet ambience where nature thrives, yet only 20 minutes from the beaches of... more
|The Wildflower Restaurant @ Moorland Garden Hotel||Restaurants||
The Wildflower Restaurant offers views of the moorland garden, with a traditional British menu, using only the best in locally sourced produce, our menus change regularly and our wine list is carefully chosen to suit all palates.
Open for... more
|Coombe Trenchard House & Gardens||Bed & Breakfast||
Surrounded by over 100 acres of its own parkland and woodland, Coombe Trenchard is situated in one of the most beautiful parts of West Devon. Explore the formal gardens and see the restoration of these Edwardian gardens unfold.
Just 3... more
|Pendragon Country House||Hotels||
Our beautifully presented family run luxury country guest house offers bed & breakfast at its best. This enchanting and elegant residence was originally
|Port Eliot Weddings||Wedding Venues||
For some, Port Eliot can be a retreat of tranquility and magic for others it can become a fantastical pleasure ground of music, drums and laughter.
An extraordinary marriage begins in an extraordinary location. Port Eliot hosts bespoke... more
|Bamham Farm Cottages||Holiday Cottages & Self Catering||
Situated in beautiful countryside, the panoramic views from Higher Bamham across the Tamar valley to Dartmoor are superb. Our eight cottages were converted from the 18th century farmhouse and outbuildings. Our heated indoor swimming pool with... more
|The Horn of Plenty Weddings||Wedding Venues||
Voted “Small Hotel of the Year” in the 2014/15 Devon Tourism Awards, and "Best Wedding Venue in Devon" in the 2016 West Country Wedding Awards, The Horn of Plenty near Tavistock offers a romantic and highly flexible venue for your wedding.... more
|Lewtrenchard Manor Hotel||Hotels||
Magnificently set in a secluded valley beneath the wild tors of Dartmoor, Lewtrenchard Manor is a luxurious country house virtually untouched by time.
Mentioned in the Domesday Book, this idyllic family-owned property is steeped in history... more
|Pentillie Castle and Estate||Bed & Breakfast||
Pentillie Castle is every bit as fabulous as its name suggests! It's a picture-perfect, fairytale kind of a place; a stylishly renovated 17th century castle that sits pretty in an idyllic setting on the banks of the River Tamar.
|The Shippen at Coombe Mill||Holiday Cottages & Self Catering||
WILDLIFE HAVEN WITH RIVER, CORNWALL: Private nature reserve, wildlife tours, woodland paths, free parking, walkers and cyclists welcome, romantic breaks. Regrettably no pets or children.
The Shippen at Coombe Mill is a one bedroomed... more
|Barn Restaurant at Cotehele||Restaurants||
Originally a 15th century tithe barn. Specialises in locally sourced, seasonal food. Patio seating available. Licensed. Open daily mid-Feb to 31st December (except 25th and 26th December). Private Parties welcome. Dogs welcome in the patio.
|Moorland Garden Hotel Weddings||Wedding Venues||
An Idyllic setting within Dartmoor National Park for your special day
Newly refurbished, the Moorland Garden Hotel is the perfect venue for weddings.
Located on the edge of Dartmoor National Park in Devon we have... more
|The Horn of Plenty Restaurant||Restaurants||
The Horn of Plenty is a multi award winning Country House Hotel which sits proudly in 5 acres of English country gardens, overlooking the spectacular Tamar Valley.
Expect superb food, elegant surroundings, stunning views and warm, friendly... more
|Cotehele boat trips||Active & Outdoors||
Board Shamrock's support boat the 'Nancy Belle' for a two-hour cruise up the Tamar to learn about the flora, fauna and history of the valley. £15. Times and dates vary accoring to the tide. Find details on... more
|Wringford Cottages||Holiday Cottages & Self Catering||
Wringford Cottages are set in the grounds of an old Cornish manor house just a 10 minute walk from the villages of Kingsand and Cawsand and surrounded on 3 sides by the sea.
There are 6 cottages sleeping from 2 to 10 people, or book them... more
|Weddings at Whitsand Bay Fort||Wedding Venues||
Whitsand Bay Fort Holiday is the perfect venue for your wedding, offering a complete wedding package. Whitsand Bay Fort is located in a unique historic coastal setting overlooking the beautiful beaches of Whitsand Bay.
Our team will be on... more
|Golf at China Fleet Country Club||Active & Outdoors||
With a par 72 parkland course, enjoy a challenging round of golf including holes with water hazards, tree lined fairways & 3 holes where out of bounds comes into play. Our 14th... more
|Langstone Manor Holiday Park||Holiday Cottages & Self Catering||
Maple and Honeysuckle Cottages
Maple and Honeysuckle cottages offer home from home spacious holiday accommodation with their own gardens where you can relax and enjoy a barbecue on a lazy summer's afternoon.
|Lewtrenchard Manor Restaurant||Restaurants||
Created by Head Chef, Matthew Peryer, one of the UK's top, award-winning chefs, food is always meticulously prepared and beautifully presented.
The quality of the cuisine attracts many non-resident diners to the restaurant and the... more
|The Smithy||Holiday Cottages & Self Catering||
The Smithy Cottage is an ideal base from which to explore the local area. Sally has skilfully converted this former wheelwright's workshop which was in use until the 1930s. There are panoramic views of the moor and a network of footpaths can be... more
|Hotel Endsleigh Restaurant||Restaurants||
Hotel Endsleigh offers a range of dining opportunities, including breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner to residents and non-residents in elegant Regency surroundings, with breathtaking views of the garden and open countryside. We offer... more
|The Bedford Hotel||Hotels||
Relax and enjoy the combination of comfort and style, delicious food, fine wines, warm hospitality and impeccable service, which go to make The Bedford Hotel a unique haven for our guests. This charming traditional hotel offers award-winning... more