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Bovey Castle

North Bovey, Exeter, TQ13 8RE

+44 164 744 5000

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based on 706 reviews

About Bovey Castle, Exeter

Value for money

Located in North Bovey, Bovey Castle provides 5-star accommodation, as well as an indoor pool, a sauna and outdoor tennis courts. It is the perfect base for those wanting to be surrounded by nature, with Dartmoor just moments away. The rooms at the hotel were renovated in 2016 and have a refrigerator, tea and coffee making facilities and a seating area. All offer wireless internet access, ironing facilities and a bathtub. With a selection of British dishes, the hotel's on-site restaurant provides a variety of satisfying meals to try. South Devon Railway and Exeter Cathedral are are a 40-minute drive from Bovey Castle. Exeter International Airport is a 45-minute drive away.

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Standard Rooms - Sea view


$268 totalSnaptravel
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Classic Rooms - Courtyard view


$322 totalZenhotels.com
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Double Rooms - Water view


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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Indoor pool
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Business center

Health and safety

  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Bicycle rental
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Golf
  • Cycling
  • Archery
  • Beauty salon
  • Horse riding
  • Table tennis
  • Pool table
  • Hiking

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Indoor pool
  • Pool with a view
  • Steam room
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Massage
  • Sauna


  • Grocery deliveries
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Kids meals
  • Indoor play area
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Playground
  • Baby safety gates
  • Swimming pool toys


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Free Wi-Fi

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Spa bath


  • Picnic area
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press


  • Family rooms
  • Lockers
  • Storage available

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Airport shuttle

Media and entertainment

  • Library
  • TV


  • Fitness center
  • Tennis


  • Fax/photocopying

Places of interest near Bovey Castle

Attractions in Exeter, England curated by momondo

Bovey Castle location: North Bovey, Exeter, TQ13 8RE

Restaurants and Cafés

The Cridford Inn7.8 mi
Grappa's @ Gissons11.4 mi
The Ley Arms11.9 mi
Frankie & Benny's - Marsh Barton12.2 mi

Bovey Castle Reviews

GreatBased on 706 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Staff all very helpful and welcoming. (in 116 reviews)
  • Food was great staff were lovely (in 65 reviews)
  • Food and service were lovely (in 45 reviews)
Cons -
  • Also very poor room service food. (in 42 reviews)
  • Very expensive and service charges. (in 41 reviews)
  • Very expensive and service charges. (in 40 reviews)

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Bovey Castle room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • Bovey Castle is typically below the average price of 5 star hotels in Exeter. On average, you can expect to pay $356 per night in Exeter. Bovey Castle typically costs $238 per night, which is $118 cheaper than the Exeter average.

  • If you're looking to go directly from Exeter to Bovey Castle, expect a 53min drive as they are around 17.8 mi apart.

  • If you intend on renting a car to travel from Exeter to the hotel, you will have peace of mind knowing that Bovey Castle offers parking on site. Car rentals in the area typically go for $30/day for a base model rental. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Bovey Castle. The nearest airport to the hotel is Exeter.

  • Bovey Castle welcomes pets at their venue.

  • Bovey Castle does have a restaurant on site that guests and non-guests can use. Ask the front desk for kitchen hours or call Bovey Castle at +44 164 744 5000. One of the easiest dining options for Exeter guests staying in Bovey Castle is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • Bovey Castle does have a pool on site that hotel guests may use. Be advised that hotels typically have rules associated with pool usage. momondo would advise you to check with the front desk before taking a swim.

  • If you have questions about Bovey Castle or your reservation, please call the front desk directly at +44 164 744 5000.

  • Yes, Bovey Castle has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Bovey Castle has a fitness center available for guests who would like to use it throughout their stay.

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