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Buckfast Abbey

Buckfast Abbey

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  • Excellent
    744
  • Very Good
    349
  • Average
    72
  • Poor
    27
  • Terrible
    18

Recent Reviews:

  • Bryan G
    King's Lynn, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Beautiful Abbey
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 27th September 2018
    The arduous journey from Plymouth caused by the closure of the A38 was suddenly erased by the sight of this most beautiful abbey. Even from the outside it looks strikingly by the different colours on... Read full review
  • Megan K
    Sheffield
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Beautiful place
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 23rd September 2018
    We had a really enjoyable look around the abbey and gardens. Great for a quick look around but I can’t imagine staying here for any longer than an hour but definitely worth a trip to see the abbey Read full review
  • Pedroofpobla
    Ashford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Peace and serenity.
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 23rd September 2018
    well organised and well laid out. I would say the abbey is quite stunning and the natural light makes it very spiritual. take note of the huge font and the end chapel is drizzled with colour from the... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Buckfast Abbey is 0.5 miles from the A38 Devon Expressway, midway between Exeter and Plymouth.

Public Transport Directions

By Rail The nearest stations are Newton Abbot and Totnes, both only 20 minutes drive from the Abbey.

By Bus The local bus service, Stagecoach number 88, operates from Newton Abbot and Totnes to Buckfast. There is also a coach service between Exeter and Plymouth which stops in Buckfastleigh. The Abbey is a half-mile walk.

Buckfast, Buckfastleigh, Devon, TQ11 0EE
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