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The interior design has turned this old rectory into a small scale pleasure dome. Add le Patron's ambrosial cooking to the mix and you have an irresistible small hotel that shines from top to toe”
Alastair Sawday's 'Special places to stay'

Location & Activities

Convenient if you are here on business; perfect for a relaxing romantic break.

The hotel is a short drive away from Plymouth with its rich history, theatres, galleries, channel ferry port and new shopping complex. It is within easy reach of the A38 expressway to Cornwall, the Eden project and the airports of Exeter, Bristol and Plymouth. Even closer is Ivybridge, the gateway to the wilderness of Dartmoor and the veritable bounty of market towns and sailing havens including Salcombe, Dartmouth, Noss Mayo, Kingsbridge, Totnes, Ashburton to name but a few. The South Hams also boasts a rugged coastline with fabulous walks and glorious beaches; simply take your pick…

There is a fine selection of golf courses within easy reach and we are able to offer guests half price green fees at Bigbury golf club. www.bigburygolfclub.co.uk

And five minutes away the are the facilities of a LTA tennis centre. We can arrange special fees at member rates for both indoor and outdoor courts. www.southdevontennis.co.uk

Fly Fishing Devon offers instruction and guiding for wild trout on Dartmoor rivers. www.flyfishingdevon.co.uk

Sailing, falconry, horse riding and art courses are close at hand.


From Exeter via the A38

Exit for A3121 and Ermington.
After some 4.5 miles, bypass the village and the hotel is 300 yards on your right on the A3121.

From Plymouth via the A38

Exit for B3213 to Ivybridge and Ermington.
Follow signs to Ermington, go through the village. Turn right at the bottom of the hill.
Plantation House is 200 yards on the right.