Welcome To Lydgate House Hotel in Dartmoor. Set in its own 36 acres of heaven in the very heart of Dartmoor National Park, Lydgate House, built in the 1800s, is a small and unique country house hotel with spectacular views across Dartmoor moorland and river valley.
Lydgate House is perfectly situated to enjoy all that Dartmoor has to offer. Lydgate House in Dartmoor offers Peace and quiet, spectacular Dartmoor views, delicious home cooking using the best local produce, warmly cossetting bedrooms, romantic breaks, walking, fishing, dog-friendly, child-free hotel, in a relaxed, tranquil and secluded setting. This lovely Country House Hotel offers splendid dinner bed & breakfast accommodation.
The ideal break for those wishing to get away from it all within the beautiful surroundings of Dartmoor Devon. A stroll down the pretty lane from Lydgate House brings our guests to the small but beautiful village of Postbridge with its famous Clapper Bridge that straddles the East Dart River. This is the very heart of Dartmoor with its stunning scenery and ancient history, this is the place to free the mind of the stresses of modern day life.
Stroll, Ramble, Hike, Bike, Bird Watch, Fish, see the Dartmoor Ponies, ride a horse over the moors, Climb a Tor, you choose and well organize it for you. Lydgate House lies in the very heart of 368 square miles of Dartmoor National Park. This late Victorian Country House, reached by a private lane, is set in its own 36 acres overlooking the East Dart river and valley, offering perfect peace and quiet with direct access onto the moor.
Lydgate House faces south with stunning views across both valley and moorland and is privately owned and run by Stephen & Karen Horn, who aim to provide the very best in personal service.
Wireless internet connection
Tea and coffee making facilities
Internet access (wireless) in public areas
Internet connection (wireless)
For dinner we offer a daily changing menu with a choice of 3 starters and 3 main courses. All the emphasis is on home cooking and local produce. Most of our meat comes from Dartmoor farms, and we only use local butchers for our sausages and bacon. Chicken is free range, (of course!). All fish is delivered fresh from Torbay.
Breakfast (Full cooked)
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Postbridge area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Grimspound - 3.1 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Church House - 4.1 miles (Historic Building)
Widecombe-in-the-Moor, St Pancras Church - 4.2 miles (Historic Church)
Princetown, St Michael's Church - 5.3 miles (Historic Church)
Hound Tor Deserted Medieval Village - 5.6 miles (Historic Building)
Merrivale Prehistoric Site - 6.7 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Castle Drogo - 8.3 miles (Historic House)
Drizzlecombe Stone Rows - 8.5 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Buckfast Abbey - 9 miles (Abbey)
Finch Foundry - 9.4 miles (Historic Building)
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