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Sparrowhawk Backpackers Hostel

45 Ford Street | Dartmoor National Park, Moretonhampstead, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8LN, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

A beautiful little hostel sited within 5 minutes walk of several pubs and shops. Allison (the owner) is more than happy to accommodate any needs or desires- relaxed and happy to help. While we were there she gave another guest a lift into Exeter, just one example of her keenness to have happy guests. The house is clean and warm... More

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Falmouth, Cornwall
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Sparrowhawk Backpackers is a great place to stop off in the village of Moretonhampstead. The bunks were really clean and comfortable, with excellent facilities. The outside courtyard is a great place to sit and chat.The owner was really friendly and made for a relaxed atmosphere. It is also great value for money. I can highly recommend Sparrowhawk and would DEFINITELY... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2012

This is a very comfortable barn conversion with great showers, a big clean kitchen with all appliances, washing and drying facilities, a charming courtyard and a relaxed and friendly host. My friend and I stayed one night for a weekend of cycling around Dartmoor and the village could not be better placed for it. The bunkbeds in the one dorm... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2011

A group of 14 of us hired the entire loft for a long weekend and stayed in the bunk beds. The hostel is lovely with a farm feel - a sunny private yard, big kitchen and 3 showers. The hostess is laid back and very friendly and made us right at home. There's a bbq and outdoor seating. Its in... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2011

I arrived at Sparrowhawk absolutely drenched after a long slog up the hill by bike, and received a warm greeting and found everything well kept and clean. The large bunkhouse sits above a welcoming communal lounge/kitchen and is divided by curtains for a small amount of privacy, with bunks well spaced and lots of natural light from above. The sheets... More

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Also Known As:
Sparrowhawk Backpackers Hostel Moretonhampstead, Devon
Address: 45 Ford Street | Dartmoor National Park, Moretonhampstead, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8LN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Dartmoor National Park > Moretonhampstead
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Ranked #1 of 2 Specialty lodging in Moretonhampste...
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Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Sparrowhawk Backpackers is a small, friendly, relaxed eco-hostel within the atmospheric Dartmoor National Park, easily accessible by bus. Groups and individuals are welcome. An ideal base to explore all Dartmoor has to offer. Wldlife, archeology, high open moors and tors. Great place for cycling on and off road, hiking, climbing, wild swims, chill out picnics by ancient woodlands, stone circles and rivers. The hostel is located in the village centre with several shops,P.O, info. centre and pubs serving good food/beer. Moretonhampstead is a lively village and home to many artists, craftspeople and musicians, so you may catch a music session in the pub and visit the gallery and studios. The bus stop is just 2 mins walk with frequent direct buses to and from Exeter. Trains - Paddington to Exeter, 2 hr. 15min./ Waterloo- Exeter, 3hr.30min. Bristol-Exeter, 1hr. The hostel also provides secure parking for bikes and motorbikes if you arrive on 2 wheels. Cars must be parked in the public car park (free at night). ... more   less 
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