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5-star Newton Abbot hotel with 2 restaurants

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Indoor pool
Business center

Location

Located on a river, this family-friendly hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Becky Falls, Stone Lane Gardens, and Bellever Tor. National Park Visitor Centre Postbridge and Grimspound are also within 9 mi (15 km).

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and a golf course. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include an indoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a bar/lounge.

Room Amenities

All 82 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and room service. For a bit of entertainment, Smart TVs come with digital channels, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers. Weekly housekeeping is available.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Policies

Payment types

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for English breakfast: GBP 25 for adults and GBP 15 for children (approximately)
  • Pet fee: GBP 25.00 per pet, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • A late check-out fee will be charged

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM

Check-in time ends at 11:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

One child stays free

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Reservation might be required for some facilities onsite

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Contactless check-out is not available

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is not available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are not available

Debit cards

Online Penalty Collection

No gap period between guest stays

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 14 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of GBP 25.00 per pet, per night
  • Dogs only
  • 1 per room
  • Food and water bowls are available

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

One child 14 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

Hotel Names

  • Bovey Castle
  • Bovey Castle Hotel
  • Bovey Castle Hotel Newton Abbot
  • Bovey Castle Newton Abbot
  • Castle Bovey
  • Bovey Castle Hotel
  • Bovey Castle Newton Abbot
  • Bovey Castle Hotel Newton Abbot

Awards & Affiliations

Bovey Castle is listed in the 2011 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay.

Hotel Amenities

Renovations + Closures

This property is closed from November 5 2020 to December 3 2020 (dates subject to change).

Property Features

In addition to a full-service spa, Bovey Castle features a golf course and outdoor tennis courts. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

A business center is on site at this 5-star property. This Edwardian hotel also offers an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a 24-hour fitness center. Onsite self parking is complimentary. A total renovation of this property was completed in April 2017.

Bovey Castle is a smoke-free property.

  • Library
  • Picnic area
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Elevator
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Business center
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Meeting rooms
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built - 1907
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Steam room
  • Free WiFi
  • Sauna
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Food and water bowls
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Spa services on site
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Conference center
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2
  • Reception hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Total number of rooms - 82
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Wedding services
  • Golf course on site
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Playground on site

Room Amenities

Bovey Castle offers 82 accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. 42-inch Smart televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and blackout drapes/curtains. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered weekly. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

  • Television
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Phone
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Premium bedding
  • Room service
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Slippers
  • Digital TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • Weekly housekeeping provided
  • Limited housekeeping
  • Electric kettle
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Smart TV
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord

Parking

Free self parking

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Food & Drink

English breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Great Western Restaurant - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant serves breakfast and dinner.

Smiths Brasserie - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Open daily.

Room service is available.

Spa Services

Elan Spa has 5 treatment rooms. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

The spa is open daily.

  • Number of treatment rooms 5
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facial treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • In-room accessibility

Nearby Activities

Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course and enjoy other recreation facilities including 2 outdoor tennis courts. An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Fishing on site
  • Golf driving range on site
  • Golf lessons on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Rock climbing nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Archery on site
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Playground on site
  • Rafting nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby

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