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Doone Valley

Exmoor National Park, England
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Driven To Distraction

Too wet to walk on the day of our visit, unfortunately, which meant we had to settle for a drive... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
Andrew G

Just a fantastic spot....beautiful. Better still; park up a Brendon 2 gates and walk down to the... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
London, United Kingdom
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Exmoor National Park, England
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Too wet to walk on the day of our visit, unfortunately, which meant we had to settle for a drive through this scenic, remote feeling valley. We started from the B3223 above Hillsford Bridge. The unclassified road, extremely narrow in places (and occasionally grassy in...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Just a fantastic spot....beautiful. Better still; park up a Brendon 2 gates and walk down to the Medieval village and when you get to the river; bare left and follow the valley. Amazing walk. Enjoy!

Thank Gregcauser
Reviewed 5 August 2017

A drive - or preferably a walk - through the Doone Valley should be a must for anyone visting Exmoor.

Thank Erica E
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Great place, walked here several times in the past when visiting, but unfortunately last week picked a wet day, but at least the roads were quiet! Due to the weather some retail therapy was taken in the shop! Enjoy, but be prepared for the weather...More

Thank HotelinspectorSussex
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Doone valley is a beautiful place and a hub of scenic walkways, some of which are relatively flat and lodged in between moors. Highly recommend this for anyone and everyone who loves a good hike. Myself and my partner camped in a local camp site...More

Thank Aaron M
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Beautiful area with a lovely river valley walk watching dippers as you go. Dont bother with the Inn at Lorna Doone farm especially out of season

Thank tonyjones495
Reviewed 22 December 2016

I've picked this valley but anywhere you go will enthrall you. The views from above the valley are some of the best in the British isles, please do yourself a favour and visit Exmoor. This is as wild as England gets these days, you can...More

1  Thank Norman J
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Our second visit and on a perfect winter's day too. clear blue sky and sunshine casting a golden glow over the moor and hoar frost in the shadows. A great time to visit since we only saw two other people in 3 hours of walking....More

1  Thank jojo513
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This beautiful valley has stunning locations and views, and is very peaceful. The way we drove was from the A39 from Porlock end through to Exford end. You can see "Lorna Doone" Farm and inn, "Robbers Bridge" and the church from the novel. The whole...More

1  Thank nickk355
Reviewed 3 October 2016

this is a must if you are visiting Exmoor, there is a really lovely shop selling quality affordable gifts and somewhere for a quiet drink. the scenery is outstanding with pretty bridges and the church at oare with placard for R D Blackmore the writer...More

Thank helen t
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28 September 2017|
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Response from HotelinspectorSussex | Reviewed this property |
Not visited the Inn, only the area of Doone Valley itself.