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Romantic Getaways in Devon: 20 Charming Hotels for Couples

Devon, with its picturesque landscapes, stunning coastline, and charming countryside, is simply the perfect destination for a romantic getaway. Whether you're celebrating a special occasion or just want to spend quality time together, Devon offers a plethora of options for couples looking for a memorable escape.

Read on to discover 20 delightful hotels in Devon that are perfect for couples, each offering a unique blend of comfort, luxury, and romance.

Cary Arms Hotel & Spa, Torquay

Perched on the stunning Babbacombe Bay, this boutique hotel offers breath-taking sea views and luxurious accommodations.

In addition to its stunning views, enjoy romantic beachside walks along the South West Coast Path followed by a cosy evening in the hotel's elegant sea-facing rooms.

The Fox & Hounds, Chumleigh

Nestled in the heart of North Devon, this 16th-century inn combines rustic charm with modern comforts for a cosy and intimate stay.

This charming hotel offers the perfect opportunity for couples to warm up by the fireplace with a glass of wine after a day exploring the nearby Dartmoor National Park.

The Hartnoll Hotel, Tiverton

A charming country house hotel with beautiful gardens, perfect for a peaceful and romantic escape.

Stroll hand in hand through the hotel's beautifully landscaped gardens and savour a romantic dinner at their AA Rosette-awarded restaurant.

Mercure Southgate Exeter Hotel, Exeter

Located in the heart of Exeter, this contemporary hotel provides a convenient base for exploring the city's sites.

Discover Exeter's rich history with your loved one by exploring its medieval cathedral and picturesque quayside, just a short walk from the hotel.

The Mole Resort, Umberleigh

A hidden gem in North Devon, offering secluded and luxurious lodges with stunning views of the Taw Valley.

Experience the seclusion and luxury with private hot tubs on your lodge's deck, providing a perfect setting for stargazing together.

The Bedford Hotel, Tavistock

A historic coaching inn with elegant rooms, making it an ideal base for exploring Tavistock and the further Dartmoor National Park.

Take a leisurely stroll to Tavistock's historic Pannier Market and enjoy quaint shopping together before returning to the hotel's peaceful lounge.

Hotel du Vin, Exeter

A stylish and sophisticated boutique hotel in the heart of Exeter, perfect for a romantic city break.

Enjoy a romantic evening at the hotel's Bistro du Vin, known for its exquisite French cuisine and extensive wine selection.

Hotel Riviera, Sidmouth

Overlooking Sidmouth's beautiful esplanade and coastline, this charming hotel offers classic seaside charm.

Start your day with breakfast overlooking the stunning Jurassic Coast, then explore Sidmouth's charming town or relax on the beach.

Mill End Hotel, Chagford

Set in the heart of Dartmoor, this hotel boasts beautiful gardens and a tranquil riverside location.

Indulge in a romantic picnic by the river or take advantage of the hotel's fishing rights for a unique bonding experience.

Bovey Castle Hotel, North Bovey

Experience the grandeur of a historic manor house while enjoying luxury amenities and activities on a sprawling estate.

Savour a traditional afternoon tea in the Great Western Restaurant, followed by a round of golf or a leisurely walk around the estate's grounds.

The Pig at Combe, Honiton

A rustic and romantic country retreat set in a historic house with stunning gardens and a focus on farm-to-table dining.

Immerse yourselves in the hotel's delightful walled garden, where you can pick your own ingredients for a personalized meal prepared by the chef.

Sidmouth Harbour Hotel, Sidmouth

A contemporary coastal hotel with sea views, spa facilities, and easy access to Sidmouth's charming town.

Rejuvenate in the hotel's spa, featuring a hydrotherapy pool and sauna, for a day of relaxation and pampering as a couple.

Boringdon Hall, Plymouth

Experience luxury in this historic manor house with a spa and fine dining, perfect for a romantic indulgence.

Make use of the hotel's atmospheric Gaia Spa together, known for its luxurious treatments and serene ambiance.

Two Bridges Hotel, Dartmoor

Located in the heart of Dartmoor National Park, this historic hotel offers a serene and romantic getaway.

Plan a romantic hike to nearby beauty spots like Wistman's Wood or Burrator Reservoir, returning to the hotel for a well-deserved meal.

Northcote Manor Hotel, Umberleigh

A country house hotel surrounded by lush gardens and rolling countryside, providing a peaceful retreat.

Make use of the hotel's secluded picnic area and enjoy a private lunch amidst the scenic beauty of North Devon. 

Salcombe Harbour Hotel, Salcombe

A waterfront hotel in a picturesque harbour, offering a tranquil setting for a romantic escape.

Don't miss the opportunity to explore the stunning Salcombe estuary by renting a kayak or taking a romantic boat trip together.

Watersmeet Hotel, Woolacombe

Perched on the North Devon coastline, this charming hotel offers breath-taking ocean views.

Wake up to the sound of waves and take a leisurely beachfront walk, followed by a relaxing couples' massage at the hotel's spa.

Ilsington Country House Hotel & Spa, Dartmoor

A tranquil retreat in Dartmoor National Park, complete with spa facilities for relaxation.

Spend a romantic evening stargazing from the hotel's hilltop location in Dartmoor National Park, far from city lights.

Dartmoor Lodge Hotel, Ashburton

A cosy and welcoming hotel on the edge of Dartmoor, ideal for exploring the park's natural beauty.

Enjoy a day of horseback riding together, exploring the rugged beauty of Dartmoor on horseback, with nearby stables offering guided rides.

Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel, Exeter

A centrally located hotel in Exeter, offering easy access to the city's attractions and a comfortable stay.

Visit Exeter's vibrant Quayside for a romantic evening walk along the canal, stopping at one of the waterside restaurants for a memorable dinner.

Devon is a treasure trove of romantic destinations, and these 20 hotels cater to couples seeking a memorable getaway. Whether you prefer coastal views, countryside serenity, or city escapes, Devon has it all. Whichever hotel you choose; you're bound to create lasting memories in this beautiful part of England. So, pack your bags, book your stay, and embark on a romantic adventure in Devon with your loved one.

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