Lodgehill Hotel - Local Attractions

There is plenty for the family to see and do during your stay with us, in and around Tiverton.

The nearby Grand Western Canal has walks and one of the only horse-drawn barge canal rides in the UK. Tiverton has its own Museum showing the wealth of history of the area, and large archive material for ancestor tracing.

There are two National Trust houses in the vicinity, Knightshayes Court with its fine Gothic architecture and rare plant gardens and Killerton House with its costume museum and hillside gardens.

Rosemoor, the Royal Horticultural Society garden, is towards Barnstaple and is hosting the Chilli Fiesta on the 7th March .There are also many of Devon's open gardens nearby.

If you are keen on walking there is the Little Dart Ridge and Valley Walk linking to the Tarka Trail and Two Moors Way, a total of 11 miles through fabulous countryside.

For train buffs there is the Tarka Line from Exeter to Barnstaple, the South Devon Railway from Totnes to Buckfastleigh and the West Somerset Railway from Minehead to Bishop's Lydeard.

Children are well catered for with Diggerland at Cullompton, Dinosaur Land at Combe Martin and a wealth of beaches, caves and moors to explore. The coast of Lyme Bay is noted for its fossils and is a must for the beach comber.

There is also plenty of opportunity for golfers, cyclists, fishermen and horse riders, as well as wine and cider tasting.Devon's oldest vineyard Yearlstone is just 2 miles away, host of Devon Wine Week.

We are near to Sampford Peverell,Bampton, Taunton, and the Devon County Showground at Exeter Westpoint.

Exeter's Rugby ground, Sandy Park and Football ground at St James's Park are about 25 minutes away.

Westpoint is the home of many specialist fairs, including equine, craft, food and drink, and various sports.

Wimbleball Lake , home to the toughest Ironman contest, is just 45 minutes away.

Tiverton has it's own comedy club which is in the centre of town, just 1 mile away.

Exmoor's dark sky is just 30 minutes away.

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