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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Newton Abbot hotel in North Bovey with 2 restaurants



Located in the historical district, this family-friendly hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Grimspound, Bellever Tor, and Castle Drogo. Dartmoor Forest and Dartmoor National Park are also within 12 mi (20 km).

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and a golf course. Valet parking is free. Other amenities include an indoor pool, a health club, and a bar/lounge.

Room Amenities

All 78 individually decorated rooms feature free wired Internet and pillowtop beds. Comforts include Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Bovey Castle features a golf course and outdoor tennis courts. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with high-speed wireless Internet access (surcharge).

Business-related amenities at this 5-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. 4 meeting rooms are available. This luxury hotel also offers an indoor pool, a health club, and a spa tub. Complimentary self parking and valet parking are available on site.

Bovey Castle is a smoke-free property.

  • Indoor pool 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Health club 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Conference space 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 78 
  • Garden 
  • Picnic area 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Concierge services 
  • Express check-in 
  • Full-service spa 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Children's club 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Year Built 1907 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Outdoor tennis courts 2 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Playground on site  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Down comforter 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Free dial-up Internet access 
  • Pillowtop mattress 

Where to Eat

Great Western Restaurant - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant serves breakfast and dinner.

Smiths Brasserie - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant serves lunch and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course and enjoy other recreation facilities including outdoor tennis courts and a health club. An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a steam room.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Rafting nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

The onsite spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include facials and body treatments.

  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 16

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


Pets allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. One child 4 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Bovey Castle is listed in the 2011 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay.
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