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The Thurlestone Hotel provides an idyllic retreat in the heart of South Devon, home to a luxury spa and nine-hole golf course. Escape the everyday, and soak up the sublime coastal views before tucking into hearty west-country staples, including Devon beef fillet, Exmoor venison and Cornish blue.

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Situated in South Devon near the beautiful seaside towns of Kingsbridge and Salcombe, Thurlestone Hotel is surrounded by sandy beaches and miles of wild coastal paths. Discover rocky coastlines via the South West Coastal Path and beautiful villages such as Bantham and Hope Cove. Head to the sailing town of Salcombe with its beach-fronted restaurants, bars and galleries - either a 20-minute drive or an exhilarating two-hour jaunt along the coastal path.

By car: The hotel is 1 hour from Exeter, 2 hours 30 mins from Bristol and around 4 hours 20 mins from London. There is free parking at the hotel.

By train: London Paddington to Totnes takes around 2 hours 50 mins. The hotel is a 30-minute taxi ride from the station. Book trains to Totnes.

By plane: Exeter airport (45 miles)

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With its enviable position, this classic family-run coastal hotel oozes traditional elegance. The recently transformed restaurant has a 1920s nautical Art Deco theme; warm hues of amber and burnt orange add a homely warmth to the communal spaces, where panoramic views of the rocky coastline and lush Devon hills do the talking.


From recharging in the Voyage spa to a choice of sporting activities, the Thurlestone caters for every taste. There are indoor and outdoor pools, a hydrotherapy pool, fitness room, sauna, steam room and three treatment rooms. You'll also find children's playrooms, a nine-hole golf course, croquet lawn, tennis, badminton and squash courts.

  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Dog-friendly
  • Family-friendly
  • Spa
  • Indoor and outdoor pools
  • Golf course
  • Free parking
  • Free Wi-Fi


Elegant, spacious rooms and suites provide inviting spaces to relax - think crushed velvet cushions, luxe throws, feature wallpaper - and a hint of old-school charm.

Room types: Inland, Classic Sea View, Premier, Deluxe, Deluxe Plus, Accessible, Family, Dog-friendly, Inland Suites, Sea View Suites, Sea View Suites with Balcony

Key amenities: ensuite bathroom with Temple Spa toiletries, hospitality tray, TV, free Wi-Fi


With its sleek Art Deco revamp and panoramic coastal views, the Trevilder Restaurant offers fine dining in a sophisticated setting. There's also The Rockpool for alfresco dining, and for a livelier vibe, the hotel's Village Inn next door serves real Ales and hearty pub classics.

Trevilder Restaurant: European and British inspired fine dining, local produce. Open daily for breakfast and dinner. Two courses £32.

The Village Inn: fresh seafood, pub classics, pizzas, local beers. Open daily for lunch and dinner. Mains from £13.

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