For golfers, there is concessionary golf on the surrounding Bovey Castle golf course. The Manor Court cottages are adjacent to the 10th green, so you can truly experience “living on a golf course”, the dream of many a golfer.
The adjacent Bovey Castle Hotel welcomes Manor Court guests and offers a choice of restaurant, serving everything from tea on the terrace to the more formal Edwardian dinning room. The hotel also offers a meal delivery service to your cottage where every thing is included so there is no washing up afterwards. There are many superb and varied places to eat in Moretonhampstead and the surrounding villages.
Manor Court guests can use the Bovey Castle Hotel tennis courts. Any charges are the same as those paid by hotel guests.
Golf Practice Area
A golf practice area is available to guests staying at Manor Court.
Activities in the area
The unique location of Manor Court, within the Dartmoor National Park, provides opportunities for an exceptional range of outdoor activities. Whether your preference is for something energetic and challenging, or more leisurely, like visiting the many National Trust properties and sampling the famous Devon cream teas; the area offers something for everyone. Although a little further away, the much acclaimed Eden Project should be visited whilst in the South West; it is just a pleasant hour and a half drive away, down the A30.
The nearby River Teign provides some of Devon’s finest trout and salmon fishing; day tickets are available.
Probably the most satisfying way to experience the enchantment of Dartmoor is on foot. The exposed wilderness of the Dartmoor Tors contrasts with the many secluded woodland walks, all within easy reach of Manor Court.
Riding and Trekking
The vast open topography of Dartmoor provides some excellent riding opportunities. Horse riding has always formed a significant part of the Dartmoor way of life and the numerous stables in the area provide varied riding options for visitor.
General Manor Court facilities:
Each cottage comes with a laundry room, washing machine and tumble dryer. Each cottage is equipped with a fridge freezer but additional freezer space is available in the large chest freezer situated in the laundry room. There is a selection of DVDs and videos available free of charge along with books and children’s games. Various outdoor tables and chairs are available during the summer and there is a barbeque situated in the walled garden.