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Address: Exmoor National Park, England
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All of Exmoor is stunning!!!

I've picked this valley but anywhere you go will enthrall you. The views from above the valley are some of the best in the British isles, please do yourself a favour and visit... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2016
Norman J
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Beaminster, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

Beautiful area with a lovely river valley walk watching dippers as you go. Dont bother with the Inn at Lorna Doone farm especially out of season

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Reviewed 22 December 2016

I've picked this valley but anywhere you go will enthrall you. The views from above the valley are some of the best in the British isles, please do yourself a favour and visit Exmoor. This is as wild as England gets these days, you can easily spend a day simply driving around admiring what you see and not feel like... More 

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Banbury, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 1 December 2016

Our second visit and on a perfect winter's day too. clear blue sky and sunshine casting a golden glow over the moor and hoar frost in the shadows. A great time to visit since we only saw two other people in 3 hours of walking. The valley is beautiful from start to finish. The owner of the cafe saw us... More 

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This beautiful valley has stunning locations and views, and is very peaceful. The way we drove was from the A39 from Porlock end through to Exford end. You can see "Lorna Doone" Farm and inn, "Robbers Bridge" and the church from the novel. The whole route is about 20 miles. Be aware, very aware, as the road is narrow and... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

this is a must if you are visiting Exmoor, there is a really lovely shop selling quality affordable gifts and somewhere for a quiet drink. the scenery is outstanding with pretty bridges and the church at oare with placard for R D Blackmore the writer of Lorna Doone. If you would like to see a statue of Lorna Doone pop... More 

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Mauritius
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

As a kid I did the text Lorna Doone as part of my English literature. That was in 1963. I always promised myself to see this place one day. This is now fulfilled. Though a very small valley, it is a very interesting nature place right a the frontier between Somerset and Devon. We spent only half a day there.... More 

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Chard, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

The camp site is right by the river with fire pits marking pitches the ground is level and not too stoned the views from the campsite are lovely and there is a walk around the valley. It would have had five stars but for the knats/ midges in the evening.

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Thank Richard J
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Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Doone Valley campsite, lovely campsite, stream is easy to get to to paddle in your allowed fires and the shower and toilet facilities are well cleaned and looked after. Beautiful area abd plenty of sheepies to say hello to.

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The BORDERers
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104 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Gorgeous valley to escape to even in February. Great fun to ford the river by the cafe. We visited at sunset so plan to go back for walk/ pony trek.

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Thank B0rderers
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 February 2016

A beautiful place to relax and look around at the jaw dropping scenery we think God was smiling when he made this place because it is so stunning and on a lovely sunny day picture postcard what more can we say?Can not praise it enough words our simply not enough you must go and find out for yourselves

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