Lydgate House Hotel

A Historic Hotel in Postbridge, Devon (Dartmoor)

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

PL20 6TJ

Lydgate House Hotel, Postbridge

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Accommodation Description:

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.

4 star rating

From: £45.00

Room Facilities
Wireless internet connection
Colour television
Ironing board
Alarm clock
Tea and coffee making facilities

Non-smoking (throughout)
Internet access (wireless) in public areas


Business Facilities
Internet connection (wireless)

Dining Facilities
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)

Child Facilities

Pet Policy
No pets

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Nearby Historic Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Postbridge Travel and Heritage Information

Bellever Forest and Clapper Bridge - 1.2 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Grey Wethers Stone Circles - 2.8 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Wistman's Wood - 2.9 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Grimspound - 3.1 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Dartmeet Clapper Bridge - 3.7 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Church House - 4.1 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Widecombe-in-the-Moor, St Pancras Church - 4.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Shovel Down Stone Rows - 4.4 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Tolmen Stone - 5 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Scorhill Stone Circle - 5.2 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

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