Explore the Untamed Beauty of Dartmoor National Park
At Tor Royal, you are surrounded by the pristine wilderness of Dartmoor National Park. Immerse yourself in the enchanting moorland landscapes, where rugged tors, lush valleys, and ancient woodlands await your exploration. Hike the winding trails, go birdwatching in the lush valleys, or simply enjoy a picnic amidst the breathtaking scenery.
Historic Charm and Heritage
Tor Royal itself is steeped in history. This historic farm was once the residence of Sir Thomas Tyrwhitt, Secretary to the Prince of Wales in the 19th century. Explore the farm’s historic charm, including its fascinating architecture and beautifully maintained gardens. The farm’s rich past is sure to captivate history enthusiasts.
Discover Dartmoor’s Rich Heritage and Natural Beauty at Tor Royal
Your Gateway to Dartmoor National Park
Welcome to Tor Royal, your gateway to an unforgettable Dartmoor experience. Nestled in the heart of Dartmoor National Park, our historic farm offers a unique blend of natural beauty, rich history, and boundless adventures. Whether you’re a nature enthusiast, a history buff, or simply seeking a tranquil escape, Tor Royal is your perfect destination.
Experiences at Tor Royal
Just a stone’s throw away from Tor Royal lies Princetown, a charming moorland village with a rich history. Explore the famous Dartmoor Prison Museum, which offers insight into the area’s penal history. Don’t miss the opportunity to visit the nearby Dartmoor Brewery, where you can savour locally brewed ales and learn about the brewing process.
Tavistock: A Market Town Gem
A short drive from Tor Royal takes you to Tavistock, a delightful market town with a vibrant atmosphere. Explore the bustling Pannier Market, where you can discover local crafts, fresh produce, and unique gifts. Take a leisurely stroll along the River Tavy and admire the historic architecture that lines the streets.
Plymouth’s Coastal Wonders
For a taste of coastal adventure, head to Plymouth, just a scenic drive away. Explore the historic Plymouth Hoe with its iconic Smeaton’s Tower lighthouse, or delve into maritime history at the Royal William Yard. Plymouth also offers a wide range of dining options, from seafood to international cuisine.
Yelverton and Moorland Magic
Yelverton, another nearby gem, is a gateway to the moorland’s natural wonders. Visit Buckland Abbey, once home to Sir Francis Drake, or embark on a horseback trek across the moors. Yelverton is also a great starting point for those looking to conquer some of Dartmoor’s most famous tours.
Your Tor Royal Experience Awaits
Whether you seek the tranquillity of nature, a journey through history, or a taste of local culture, Tor Royal is your ideal base. Discover the magic of Dartmoor, farm life, and our historic estate while exploring the nearby towns and attractions. Book your stay at Tor Royal today and embark on a memorable Dartmoor adventure.