Lorna Doone Valley

Mystical valley and peaceful walks in countryside made famous by RD Blackmore

Lorna Doone Valley

Things to see and do

Two people cycling through woodland

Cycling

There are lots of bridleways in the Doone Valley which are great for cycling.

Lorna Doone Valley

Eating

Close-up of a cream tea

The tea-room at Lorna Doone 

The tea-room is now closed until February 2022.

Lorna Doone Valley

Places to stay

Campsite field in a Valley at Cloud Hill Campsite.

Cloud Farm Campsite 

Surrounded by idyllic Exmoor scenery, on the border of Somerset and Devon, this tranquil base in the Doone Valley is perfect for exploring the area.

Lorna Doone Valley

History

View over hills to Cloud Farm

Discover more about the Lorna Doone Valley 

The Doone Valley has a long history from a Roman Fortlet by the coast to ruined medieval village.