Escape and explore beautiful North Devon

Just opposite Rock Park near the high street in Barnstaple, the peaceful location and vivid greenery contribute to the hotel’s unique charm, and with our luxury interior, we’re one of the best North Devon hotels. Our rooms are all to an exceptional standard and many overlook the park, where magnificent oak trees frame views of the River Taw.

Whatever your interests, you will find there is a wealth of wonderful places within easy reach of The Park. Whether you are looking for surfing beaches, picturesque fishing villages, historic towns, wild moorland or romantic clifftop walks – there are so many places to discover. 

Discover North Devon...

You’ll be spoilt for choice when you visit us at The Park, with this selection of incredible places on offer in North Devon - all of which are close to the hotel. 

The ancient port of Bideford has a fascinating history and from here you can sail to the lovely, unspoilt island of Lundy. 

Damien Hirst’s famous Verity overlooks the picturesque town of Ilfracombe

Clovelly is perched on the side of a 400 ft cliff and has a beautiful 14th-century quay. 

Hartland offers 12 miles of gorgeous coastline. 

Exmoor National Park has an amazing natural landscape featuring wild ponies and deer. 

Great Torrington is known as the Cavalier Town because of its important role in the English Civil War. 

At Saunton Sands, Woolacombe and Croyde you will find some of the very best beaches in the country.