Family short breaks in beautiful North Devon

Spend quality time together 

A luxury family break at the Royal and Fortescue Hotel is a North Devon holiday that everyone will love, build sandcastles in the golden sands, splash about in the clear waters, experience fun for all the family at The Big Sheep or Milky Way. 

Our boutique hotel centred in the town centre of Barnstaple makes for the perfect base for you and your loved ones, with everything on your doorstep you can enjoy what North Devon has to offer at ease. 

Great family activities include cycling on the Tarka Trail, horse riding, fishing and surfing. And the whole family can enjoy the outstanding leisure facilities at our sister hotel, The Barnstaple, which includes indoor and outdoor heated swimming pools.

Family short breaks include:

  • Stylish Standard Room
  • Children stay from £10 per child per night
  • Full English breakfast in our Bistro
  • Live sports shown daily in our RF Lounge & Bar
  • Free parking and WiFi
  • Complimentary use of the swimming pools, gym and leisure facilities at The Barnstaple Hotel
  • Make use of the Barnstaple Collection – get exclusive benefits for staying at our North Devon collection of hotels 

Book today via our Reception Team on 01271 342289 or 'Book Now'...

Discover North Devon

Discover North Devon

Let North Devon wow you on your next break, kayaking around the coast, walking the South West Coast Path, dipping your toes in the ocean and getting lost in a jungle of gardens is only a sample of things you can do in North Devon.

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Things to do

Things to do

Discover our quiet corner of the world and the endless activities on your Devon break. Paddleboarding, kayaking, cycling, coasteering and horseriding are just a selection of things you can do on your Devon break. 

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