Further Afield

Dartmouth is situated in the area known as The South Hams and has been famous for its sailing down through the ages.

It is a perfect destination, steeped in history and has  countless places to explore .

The town stages events throughout the year and today remains a busy working port with a variety of coves and beaches lying north and south of the town. Surrounded by beautiful Devon countryside and villages, there are so many places to go.

Dartmoor, known as Southern Englands last wilderness.

Dartmoor, known as Southern England’s last wilderness.

Dartmoor: Aproximately 40 minutes drive from Longbow Barns.

http://www.discoverdartmoor.co.uk

Eden Project

Eden Project

The Eden project is a magnificent place to visit. Situated in the next county, Cornwall. Best to plan for a whole day away.

http://www.edenproject.com

Eden Project.

Eden Project.

Another amazing view of the Eden Project

http://www.edenproject.com

Exeter, Devons Capital Cityhttp://www.exeter.gov.uk
Plymouth, Devons Maritime cityhttp://www.plymouthbarbican.com
Plymouth’s Barbican, Guide to the city’s tourist centrehttp://www.plymouthbarbican.com
Buckfastlleigh Steam railway

Buckfastlleigh Steam railway

Buckfastleigh-Staverton-Totnes Steam Railway

http://www.southdevonrailway.org

Paignton Steam Railway leaving Kingswear Devon

Paignton Steam Railway leaving Kingswear Devon

Paignton Steam Railway leaving Kingswear Devon.

http://www.paignton-steamrailway.co.uk

Buckfast Abbey

Buckfast Abbey

Buckfast Abbey. Home to a Roman Catholic Community of Benedictine monks.

http://www.buckfast.org.uk/page-visitorstour.html

Dartington Pottery

Dartington Pottery

Dartington Pottery. One of the leading UK studio potteries. aprox’ 30 minute drive from Longbow Barns via the Totnes route.

http://www.dartingtonpottery.co.uk

Dartington Hall Trust.

Dartington Hall Trust is a beautiful inspiring place and welcomes over a million visitors to the estate every year. Explore the beautiful grounds and gardens, the round house Cafe, the Barn cinema or lunch and drink at the White Hart pub. Explore the unique shops and galleries filled with gifts for all occasions. Sadly no longer producing cider. Aprox 30 minute drive from Dartmouth.

http://www.dartington.org

Torquay's Coastal ZOO

Torquay’s Coastal ZOO

Torquay’s Coastal Zoo. Living Coasts is open every day (except Christmas day) from 10.00am with exhibits outdoors and indoors. There is plenty to do whatever the weather. Sea life up close. Aprox’ 30 minute drive via the Dartmouth ferry route.

http://www.livingcoasts.org.uk

Becky Falls Woodland Park * Dartmoor *

Becky Falls Woodland Park * Dartmoor *

Miles of wildlife discovery trails to suit all ages. All-weather activities-indoor theatre. Welcome to Becky Falls Woodland Park set within a spectacular ancient valley.

http://www.beckyfalls.com

Dartmouth Golf & Country Club 25% off .

Dartmouth Golf & Country Club 25% off .

Twenty five percent off Golf & Leisure Club Fees at Devon’s Premier Golf & Leisure Resort while staying at Longbow Barns Dartmouth.

http://www.dgcc.co.uk

Canonteign Falls. The highest waterfall in England

Canonteign Falls. The highest waterfall in England

Home to England’s highest waterfall, descending a staggering 220ft, Canonteign Falls is a breathtaking tourist attraction for the family.

http://www.canonteignfalls.co.uk

Haldon Forest Park.

Haldon Forest Park.

Whether you want a quiet gentle stroll or an exhilarating Mountain biking experience, there’s something for you at Haldon Forest park. 3.500 acres of woodland just fifteen minutes from Exeter.

http://www.forestry.gov.uk/haldonforestpark

Paignton Zoo.

Paignton Zoo.

Paignton Zoo is home to amazing animals and plants. Visit the desert, cross the savannah, explore the forest and trek through the tropics.

http://www.paigntonzoo.org.uk