7th January 2022

Escape to The Royal Fortescue Hotel this Valentine's Day

We always want to make Valentine's Day one to remember each year for our partners, but sometimes it can be a struggle deciding how to celebrate.

We have just what you need to make Valentine’s Day this year extra special for you and your partner. With North Devon having an abundance of romantic settings we can’t think of anywhere better to celebrate the day of love than right here in North Devon.

Book a weekend away at The Royal And Fortescue Hotel.

With intimate Devonshire towns and breathtaking beaches, prepare to have the most romantic time in the most luxurious way possible at The Royal And Fortescue Hotel. 

Our hotel has everything you need to make your Valentine's Day one of a kind; take a walk to one of the surrounding beaches and take in what North Devon has to offer with the breathtaking views of the Atlantic Coast, or take a leisurely stroll to Barnstaple town center to do some shopping. After a day of exploring North Devon, relax and unwind whilst having a romantic 3-course meal at our restaurant prepared by our highly experienced chefs.

Our hotel's restaurant 62 The Bank has a wonderful team of skilled chefs who work tirelessly to create fresh and innovative menus, serving local and seasonal West Country produce all year round. So when you’re dining with us we're sure it won't be a meal to forget.

Experience luxury from the moment you arrive with friendly staff on hand to help you during your stay; nothing is ever too much trouble.

You will receive many benefits as hotel guests, with discounted prices on local attractions and opportunities to experience the leisure facilities at The Barnstaple Hotel, just speak to reception for more information.

If you are looking to make your stay extra special we also are able to put anything extra in your room for the time of your arrival. We have multiple choices for you to choose from including cakes, flower bouquets and even champagne, just let us know what you desire when booking and leave the rest up to us.

Explore romantic locations

Valley of the rocks - Situated on the dramatic North Devon and Exmoor coastline, Valley Of The Rocks boasts some of England’s highest sea cliffs. Climb up The Castle Rock and experience the feeling of being on top of the world as you gaze across the Bristol Channel.

Tarr steps - This is an ancient bridge that dates back to 1000 BC and is a Grade 1 listed ancient monument. The Tarr Steps are well worth a visit when down in North Devon, the clapper bridge is the longest and oldest of its kind in Great Britain. Have a picnic by the steps with your loved one and watch the stream slowly pass by. Isn’t that romantic?

Braunton Burrows - Braunton Burrows is one of the largest sand dune systems in the British Isles. This is a wonderful place to explore and enjoy this Valentine's Day. In the spring the burrows are covered with a spectacular carpet of flowers which is too beautiful to miss.

Clovelly Village - Another must-visit attraction is Clovelly village, this is a village full of history and stunning sights. As well as walking through the cobblestone streets, you can also shop handcrafted gifts and products on sale in their local shops.

Lynton And Lynmouth - This small village provides the most romantic day out with rows of charming fishing cottages and local shops situated around the beautiful harbor with bobbing boats. This village is also connected to the cliff railway which is the highest and steepest fully water-powered Victorian railway in the world!

Call the hotel on 01271 342289 to book the most magical Valentine's Day and see what we have on offer for your romantic escape away.