For the times when you want to enjoy a tranquil retreat from the stress that daily life can bring, we have handpicked some of the best country house hotels Devon has to offer. Each with stunning idyllic settings boasting picturesque views, relax and unwind in the gorgeous gardens or immerse yourself in their calming spas. Filled with historic charm and often with contemporary touches, you will feel like you’ve been taken to another world.
Combe House Hotel Devon
A wildly romantic Grade I Elizabethan Manor, Combe House is one of Devon’s finest country estates. Set in 3,500 acres of parkland, and close enough to the coast to enjoy the walks and scenery, you will literally have your breath taken away when you arrive. Exceptional food, generous hospitality and roaring log fires all add to the enchanting atmosphere, and will ensure that you won’t want to leave.
A warm welcome awaits when you choose to visit this gorgeous country house. Set in 125 acres in the heart of North Devon, you will be treated to stunning views of the Mole Valley and Exmoor. Enjoy the comfortable and luxurious surroundings and make the most of the activities that are on offer within the estate, including an 18 hole golf course.
Buckland Tout-Saints Hotel
This delightfully secluded getaway really is a hidden gem in the Devon South Hams. Surrounded by 4 ½ acres of beautiful gardens and woodland, this tranquil retreat is only a short drive from the coast, which really allows you to make the most of your visit here. With striking bedrooms and award winning cuisine, Buckland Tout-Saints really is a rare find.
The Old Rectory Hotel
If you’re looking for a smaller, more intimate country retreat, then The Old Rectory Hotel is perfect. With mouth-watering food, sumptuous accommodation and a relaxed friendly atmosphere there really is no better proof that it is the simple things that make the most impact on your visit.