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Exmoor National Park


Wild open heather moorland and shady coastal woodlands perch atop the highest sea cliffs in the country, and have provided inspiration to William Wordsworth and other poetic greats.

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With its high sea cliffs and jutting rock formations, the Valley of Rocks  creates a true sense of drama within the National Park’s 55 kilometres of coastline. Every summer, the surrounding acres of western gorse, ling and bell heather come alive with blooming amethyst-hued flora.

The traditional upland landscapes are punctuated by historic farmsteads and villages. Dunster is reputed to be one of the best preserved medieval villages in the country and is home to a number of historic features including its castle, yarn market, dovecote and tithe barn.

The National Park’s most famous landmark is Tarr Steps – a stone clapper bridge shaded by ancient woodland. You can hike there from the town of Dulverton, along the banks of the River Barle.

Ancient wooded valleys on Exmoor along with wild romantic moorlands are home to a host of fascinating wildlife, including majestic red deer, elusive otters, over 250  species of bird and some of the UK’s rarest bats and butterflies.

Exmoor is renowned for its fantastic local food producers. Oysters from the sea, venison from the moors and red ruby Devon beef from its rich farmland are all on offer.

Heathrow 3.30 hours

Bristol 1.30 hours

55 kilometres

Of stunning coastline, with views across the Bristol Channel

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The English National Parks Experience Collection Brochure 2019-20

This guide provides you with a source of information on the wide range of contractable experiences and accommodation available in nine of England’s National Parks.

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The Exmoor National Park Overview

Trade contact

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Dan James, Sustainable Economy Manager

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info@exmoor-nationalpark.gov.uk

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+44 (0)1398 323665

Accommodation

Exmoor House B&B

Exmoor House B&B


  • Address Wheddon Cross, Somerset, TA24 7DU
  • 5 rooms
  • Open
The Luttrell Arms Hotel

The Luttrell Arms Hotel


  • Address High Street, Dunster, Exmoor National Park, Somerset, TA24 6SG
  • 28 rooms
  • Open All year round.
The Hunter's Inn

The Hunter's Inn


  • Address Heddon Valley, Parracombe, North Devon, EX31 4PY
  • 10 rooms, 2 lodges rooms
  • Open All year round.

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24Sep2019

Norfolk mead is a luxurious hotel in the heart of the Norfolk Broads countryside on the banks of the River Bure. The hotel offers secluded luxury in this gorgeous Georgian building; bedrooms are all individually styled with sumptuous contemporary furnishings, the communal areas are elegant and inviting and to complement

27Aug2019

National Park Birds of Prey Experience

This is a fun and engaging experience where guests get to handle, feed and fly the vast array of beautiful birds at this falconry business. Mark and Mandy are wonderful hosts who make guests feel at home instantly, the art of falconry is in their