Some truly memorable places to visit in Devon
The Belmont Hotel is located in the heart of some of the most beautiful countryside in the world. So to make your stay even more enjoyable, here are some suggestions for wonderful places to visit that are easy to reach from our hotel.
The stunning, unspoilt scenery of Dartmoor National Park, with its dramatic moorland landscape; the lovely 12th century cathedral and excellent shops at the nearby county town of Exeter; the picturesque fishing village of Brixham, home to the replica of the Golden Hind; the sailing and windsurfing haven of Exmouth; the lovely mile-long beach at Seaton; the charming and friendly market town of Honiton; Budleigh Salterton, one of Devon’s most unspoilt and tranquil coastal towns; Agatha Christie’s cherished holiday home of Greenway, now owned by the National Trust and set on the banks of the River Dart; the glorious scenery and ancient Cobb at Lyme Regis; the pretty and traditional village of Branscombe; the dramatic Geoneedle stone sculpture at Orcombe Point, with its beautiful coastal backdrop. And the Belmont Hotel is the ideal base from which to explore the amazing Jurassic Coast, a world heritage site that draws visitors from all over the world and which has been described as a unique ‘geological walk through time’.