3* Hotel De La Mer
A warm family welcome awaits you at the Hotel De La Mer, with customer satisfaction assured. Hotel De La Mer has been owned and run by the Tillen family since 1976. Set in beautiful Babbacombe Bay the beach and cliffs are right on their doorstep and situated on the South West Coast Path.
Restaurant Ground Floor Rooms Wi-Fi TV Hairdryer Tea/Coffee in room
4 nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Tea/coffee on arrival
Choice menu at dinner
1 drink per person with dinner each night (beer, wine or soft drink only)
Tea/coffee after dinner
Entertainment on two nights
Train ride on Dartmouth Steam Railway
Circular River Cruise
Entrance to Buckfast Abbey
We depart and head to Torquay where we enjoy a welcome tea/coffee on arrival.
Dartmouth Steam Railway & Cruise
Head to Paignton to embark on a steam train ride. Enjoy breath-taking scenery on this picturesque line along the English Riviera Geopark coastline and through the wooded slopes bordering the Dart Estuary, before arriving in Kingswear. It is here we cross the River Dart on the foot passenger ferry to Dartmouth where we board our pleasure boat for a relaxing one-hour return river cruise. There will be time in Dartmouth to explore or stroll along the river before returning to our hotel.
Enjoy a full day at leisure in Torquay.
Buckfast Abbey & National Park
Today we drive into the Dartmoor National Park. First head to Buckfastleigh to visit Buckfast Abbey, home to a community of Benedictine monks. Have the chance to look around, have a cup of tea and browse the gift shop before continuing to Moretonhampstead, an ancient market town and 'Gateway to the Moor'. This afternoon continues from Dartmoor to Princetown, where we stop at the National Park Visitor Centre for time to explore before returning to our hotel.
After breakfast, we leave Torquay and make our way home.