“ I have never before, in my long and eclectic career, been gifted with such an abundance of natural beauty as I experienced filming War Horse on Dartmoor.” Steven Spielberg.

Spring & Easter on Dartmoor

Spring & Easter is the perfect time to head to Dartmoor for some fresh air, extraordinary scenery and fine dining. Try a new activity – horse-riding cycling or climbing? Have a look at our Dartmoor Experiences website too, a collection of truly immersive experiences!

Any time of year is good for an afternoon tea on Dartmoor, but have you tried a Devon Cream Tea yet? You know we do it the right way here….cream first of course! Check out the fantastic restaurants, tea rooms, cafes and pubs listed on our lovely, downloadable Taste of Dartmoor Map!

As for somewhere to stay, there are some amazing bargains to be had, check out our Special Offers pages, scan our Self CateringGuesthousesHotels and Inns. Don’t forget to look at Camping and Glamping too! Lots of our wonderful accommodation providers will welcome your dog as well, so no need to leave your four-legged friends behind, have a look at our Dog-Friendly accommodation.

There are HEAPS of things to do on Dartmoor over the Easter Holidays, best to keep an eye on our What’s On pages for inspiration. We have Galleries, Museums, Heritage Fairgrounds, Water Falls, Abbeys, Sculpture Exhibitions, Pony Centres, Steam Trains, Petting Farms, Swimming Pools and Butterfly Farms, you can find out more HERE If you love seeing the wild ponies on Dartmoor, you can learn about them from our Dartmoor Ponies page.

So dust off the walking boots, pack the Easter Eggs, don’t forget your waterproofs and your sunscreen as you just never know with Dartmoor!