We are delighted to be able to confirm the following reopening information for Bovey Castle:
Monday 12th April – lodges (self-catering), spa, golf and outdoor activities. No outdoor dining will be available during this time.
Monday 17th May – hotel bedrooms and restaurant.
The five AA red star Bovey Castle is history, excitement, glamour and adventure, holding an unrivalled position within a 275-acre estate on Dartmoor National Park. Where else can you wear your Hunter Wellies at 8am, Golf Spikes at 3pm and Manolo Blahniks for dinner. But while we offer our guests luxury and indulgence, this is not a stuffy hotel where you can’t sit on the furniture or let your kids enjoy themselves.
With the hotel’s luxury accommodation divided between 60 recently refurbished, uniquely- appointed rooms and 22 lodges, the estate includes an 18 hole championship golf course, two restaurants - Smith’s Brasserie and the 3AA Rosette Great Western, event and conference facilities, an Elan spa with ESPA products and one of the most extensive selections of activities to be found at any hotel, including off road driving experience, cider and sloe gin making, archery, tennis, falconry and fishing. Bovey Castle is a place where you can live out your dreams, then put your feet up.
Using local food producers is integral to Bovey Castle, with ingredients sourced from the moorland and coastline to create seasonally changing menus in Smith’s Brasserie and in The Great Western, overseen by head chef Mark Budd. The quintessentially English affair that is afternoon tea retains its ceremonial glamour through its evolving choice of delicacies, enjoyed in the art deco surroundings of the Great Western restaurant or in the warmer months enjoyed on the terrace.
With accessible links to every major transport network, including a high-speed service from London Paddington and flights between London City and Exeter, Bovey Castle is the unrivalled location for any number of occasions, be it a family get together, sporting holiday, romantic escape or corporate retreat.
Lodges at Bovey Castle
SELF CATERING Stylish, contemporary and unashamedly indulgent; the Bovey Castle estate hides 22 three-storey country lodges within its grounds, all in keeping with the environment beyond. Each lodge has three en-suite bedrooms and almost all are laid out over three floors, sleeping up to eight people in total.* They also have a full kitchen with fridge, freezer, oven, dishwasher, microwave, and an open plan lounge and dining area leading on to a balcony with views over the grounds. All the hotel facilities and housekeeping services are still available for your use, giving you all the benefits of Bovey Castle and all the independence you desire too. *Maximum of six adults and two children (accommodated in additional beds) per lodge.
Bovey Castle Awarded 5 Red AA Stars
The Eden Hotel Collection is delighted to announce that Bovey Castle, in Dartmoor National Park in Devon, has been awarded five red stars by the AA.
Bovey Castle’s Great Western Restaurant awarded 3 AA Rosettes
We are delighted that the Great Western Restaurant has been awarded three rosettes by the AA for its culinary excellence. Restaurants with the coveted three rosettes are deemed to be outstanding establishments that demand recognition well beyond their local area and just 10% of the AA’s restaurants achieve this level.
Christmas and New Year at Bovey Castle
During the whole of December, the hotel will be transformed into a winter wonderland. Relax in one of the plump armchairs in front of a roaring log fire. Take your pick from tables laden with seasonal fruit and snacks. Feast your eyes on the twinkling Christmas trees and sparkling decorations illuminating every room.
If you can manage to tear yourself away from the hotel’s numerous delights, make the most of our idyllic location within Dartmoor – one of only 15 National Parks in the UK. As well as the wonderful scenery, various festive events in local towns and villages over Christmas are worth visiting during your stay.
Come and celebrate Christmas or the New Year with us. Visit our website to view our Christmas brochure
and see all that we’ve got going on.
|Room / Unit Type||Room / Unit Tariff*|
|Castle||from £229.00 to £329.00 per room (room only)|
|Classic||from £179.00 to £279.00 per room (room only)|
|Grand State||from £619.00 to £719.00 per room (room only)|
|Junior State||from £369.00 to £469.00 per room (room only)|
|Lodge||from £425.00 to £880.00 per unit per night|
|Single||from £139.00 to £199.00 per room (room only)|
|State||from £499.00 to £599.00 per room (room only)|
|Superior Castle||from £269.00 to £369.00 per room (room only)|
|Valley Castle||from £309.00 to £409.00 per room (room only)|
*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.
Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.
The M4 from London, the M6 from the North West and the M1/M42 from the North East all link up with the M5, which will bring you south to Devon. From the M5, take junction 31 signposted A30 Okehampton. Stay on the A30 for 16 miles, exiting at Whiddon Down and the junction signposted Moretonhampstead A382. The road passes by a service station with a garage on the right, at the first roundabout turn left, still following signs for Moretonhampstead A382. Stay on the A382 for 5.5 miles and at the roundabout just before Moretonhampstead, turn right to follow signs for Postbridge and Princetown, marked B3212. At the mini roundabout, go straight over and at the next roundabout, turn right again and follow signs for Postbridge and Princetown, B3212. Stay on the B3212 for approximately 1.5 miles, Bovey Castle is on the left-hand side marked by large wrought iron gates and a lodge. If you are using SatNav, please enter 'Bovey Castle Golf Course.'
By train First Great Western run hourly services out of London Paddington to Exeter St David's taking just over two hours. Please call us to arrange transfers to Bovey Castle from the station.
Summer is here and our hotel is the perfect destination for a relaxing staycation break! Enjoy a fabulous summer break at Bovey Castle…
Discover a summer break away to Dartmoor National Park in the heart of Devon, the perfect destination for a UK Summer Staycation with so much to see and do in the surrounding area.
Find out more here.
Offer link: Visit Devon - Hotel Offers
Welcome in the lighter nights and warmer weather that comes with the changing season and enjoy a Spring Staycation break at Bovey Castle… Following the Prime Minister’s positive announcement we are hoping to open our hotel on Monday 17th May.
Find out more here.
Offer link: Visit Devon - Hotel Offers
|Open New Year|
|Season (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)|
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