Places to see and things to do whilst you’re here…
Situated close to the A361 North Devon Link Road and the M5 makes Thorne Farm the ideal place to explore the county of Devon. Browse our list of places to see and things to do.
Exmoor National Park
Exmoor is one of 15 UK National Parks and an International Dark Sky Reserve. Famous for its wild deer and ponies, dramatic coastline and rugged heather moorland.
Dartmoor National Park
Wild, open moorlands and deep river valleys, with a rich history and rare wildlife, Dartmoor is a unique place
Exeter – Cathedral City
A small city that packs a big punch, Exeter is one of the most vibrant, attractive and historically interesting cities in England.
The Jurassic Coast
The Jurassic Coast is a hugely diverse and beautiful landscape underpinned by incredible geology of global importance.
Saunton Sands is a long straight sandy beach backed by the impressive Braunton Burrows a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. This is a popular beach with surfers and families due to the long stretch of water.
Tarr Steps is a great place to go when looking to explore Exmoor National Park. Visit the ancient clapper bridge and the beautiful wooded valley of the River Barle and its wildlife..
A wonderful moorland site managed and owned by the National Trust. It has a chain of summits capped with Bronze Age barrows and is Exmoor’s highest point at 1,705ft (519m).
RHS rosemoor blends formal &and informal plantings to magical effect. Visit RHS Garden Rosemoor and experience the ever-changing planting: A joy all year round.
Attractions for all the family…
Crealy Theme Park
Family fun just 40 minutes from Thorne Farm at Devon’s premier park theme featuring Sooty Land!
Bicton Park Botanical Gardens
Over 64 acres to explore, “a delight for gardeners”. Spanning nearly 300 years of gardening history, the park is home to many rare and beautiful species collected from around the world.
Amazing animals, a magnificent maze, outdoor adventure play, indoor soft play, terrific traversing walls, an authentic Saxon village, and much more
National Trust Devon
15 great properties and gardens to vist within an hours travel of Thorne Farm Hoilday Cottages.
More holiday ideas
For more ideas for your stay including, local food and drink and more leisure activities click the button to visit our sightseeing guidebook…