Tor Royal is a listed Georgian Farmhouse which offers double and twin en-suite rooms with a choice of bath and/or shower furnished with period furniture we also have a ground floor room decorated in Art Deco style. All rooms have tea and coffee making facilities TV/DVD and most have wi-fi available. Rooms are serviced daily.
Tor Royal has direct access to Dartmoor and there is little or no road noise.
Tor Royal offers double and twin en-suite rooms with a choice of bath or shower furnished with period furniture we also have a ground floor room although this room has limited wi fi at times. All rooms have tea and coffee making facilities TV/DVD and most have wi-fi available. We have named our rooms after famous people who have been said to have stayed at Tor Royal or who have a link with its location.
Tywhitt a downstairs double en-suite bathroom Sherlock is a twin on first floor with ensuite bathroom adjoining the Royal Suite. Courtyard as it says overlooks the courtyard and is a pretty country style single with ensuite shower. Lilly (Langtry) peaceful with restful decoration on the top floor room with ensuite shower.
Wallace on the second floor with duel aspect large room with en suite shower private and romantic or can be sold as a triple family room. Breakfast is served in the royal suite with local Dartmoor products where possible with fruit and Yoghurt. There is plenty of choice for vegetarians.
After Breakfast there is Dartmoor on your doorstep we can provide a packed lunch if you are keen walkers or point you in the direction of a good local Inn. Visit nearby historic towns and cities Plymouth the home of Plymouth Gin and from where the Pilgrim Fathers sailed. Tavistock ancient stannery town and home of Sir Francis Drake visit Buckland Abbey once his grand residence.
Moorwellham Quay (Edwardian Farm fame) well worth a visit I could go on and on. In fact, I will - Sherlock Holmes famously tracked down the Hound of the Baskervilles in the Mire behind Tor Royal, War Horse was filmed at Sheepstor just over the hill, some of Rosalind Pilcher's novels have been put to film locally The Edwardian County Ladys Diary author regularly visited the area, The Last White Rajahs the Brookes were based at Sheepstor; visit the lovely St Leonards Church where the family is buried.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Princetown area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Princetown, St Michael's Church - 0.8 miles (Historic Church)
Merrivale Prehistoric Site - 2.8 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Drizzlecombe Stone Rows - 3.8 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Garden House - 7.1 miles (Garden)
Buckland Abbey - 7.8 miles (Historic House)
Church House - 7.8 miles (Historic Building)
Widecombe-in-the-Moor, St Pancras Church - 7.8 miles (Historic Church)
Grimspound - 8 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Lydford Gorge - 9.1 miles (Countryside)
Lydford Castle - 9.1 miles (Castle)
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