Your perfect short break in beautiful North Devon

The Royal and Fortescue Hotel has everything you need for a wonderful short break.

We have a great central location in Barnstaple, luxurious accommodation, delicious food and drink, and unbeatable, friendly service. So why not let us put together a short break that is just right for you? We are right in the heart of Barnstaple, with fantastic independent shops and the theatre close at hand.

When you want to explore further afield, it is easy to reach beautiful Exmoor and our golden sandy beaches. A short break with us feels like a proper North Devon holiday!

Seasonal Breaks

Seasonal Breaks

Take your pick from your favourite time of year for an ultimate North Devon holiday. Or come back several times over the year for a number of seasonal breaks to make the most of all the area has to offer...

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Romantic Breaks

Romantic Breaks

For a romantic break, we offer fabulous food, sumptuous rooms, great service and a wonderful welcoming atmosphere. Located right in the heart of Barnstaple and only a short drive from beautiful Exmoor and golden beaches where you can wander hand in hand..

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Weekend Breaks

Weekend Breaks

There is no better way to unwind than choosing the Royal and Fortescue Hotel for your weekend break in North Devon. There is so much to do close at hand, you will have lots of great experiences to pack into your weekend away... 

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Family Breaks

Family Breaks

A luxury family short break at the Royal and Fortescue Hotel is a North Devon holiday that everyone will love. When you choose Barnstaple for a family short break you will find that there is a whole host of fun things to do that are right on your doorstep...

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