Watersmeet House, Lynmouth

4.5
#1 of 14 in Parks in Exmoor National Park
Take a break at Watersmeet House, once a 19th-century fishing lodge, as you explore the dramatic gorge, coastal, and woodland scenery of Exmoor. Savour a Watersmeet cream tea in the tea garden, or shop for local Exmoor jams, Devon honey, juices, biscuits and fudge at the shop. From the Watersmeet House plan a short stroll or a longer hike through the woodland and coastal trails. Walk to Countisbury and Foreland Point for fantastic coastal views, or spot some of the local animals, such as otters, red deer, and buzzards. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Watersmeet House by using our Lynmouth journey planning tool .
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  • A long walk up from Lynmouth, to be met with a haven like this was fabulous.. A great staging post for tired hikers legs.  more »
  • We took the plunge and walked down to the house/cafe.. lots of different circular walks around the area.. quite a steep desent but worth the trouble.  more »
  • If you follow the track through the gorge from Lynmouth for a couple of miles you'll find this lovely National Trust team room. You can expect cream teas, coffee and snacks, but not much more. An idyl...  more »

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