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Placed in the car park at the base of Haytor. A useful source of info, with toilets to the side... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2019
Martin W
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Best place for Moors info

Super helpful staff and lots of lovely things to look at and purchase for help with your day on... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
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National Park Visitor Centre, Haytor is staffed by knowledgeable local people who will be pleased to help you with your visit to the area. There is an extensive range of maps, guide books and publications about Dartmoor available at the Information...more
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Haytor Lower Car Park, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 9XT, England
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Reviewed February 4, 2019 via mobile

Placed in the car park at the base of Haytor. A useful source of info, with toilets to the side. Car parking is pay and display not expensive though. You very often find a Ranger in this area, very helpful and friendly.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Martin W
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Super helpful staff and lots of lovely things to look at and purchase for help with your day on Dartmoor. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank charlottepom
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Visited Haytor on the way down to the south coast. Was a great way to break up the drive. Good car park and visitor centre and the views from the Rocks were fantastic. Definitely recommended if you're passing through.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Matt L
Reviewed October 15, 2018

First we had a walk up the hill and next day we were driving to our next destination through the fog and we were really waiting for "The dog of Baskerville" by Edgar Wallace to appear around next corner. Beautiful nature park, animals all around...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 11, 2018

Lovely views and walks in this area. The haytor is a must see if visiting Dartmoor. The information center is nearby with toilets.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mbreary
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Such a beautiful part of the World. Went with my children and their grandparents. All of us loved it as much as the other. Fabulous for family time.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018

The visitor centre has everything needed - information, shop, toilets, car park and catering from the Dartmoor Farmers Association. The staff are friendly and helpful. We had a great visit - Haytor is fantastic!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sian H
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Inspiring Tor, with stunning views, mysterious stone pools and strange carved symbols. Once an iron age fort, with ruined hut circles and pounds close by.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Steve S
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Just wanted to review, for balance to the reviews saying this is steep - me and my husband are late 50s and full-on coach potatoes, and we made the walk up the the rocks (although the we didn't climb on top of the rocks, that...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SueR1483
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We went into the visitor with our young children and bought a few items. The centre had a wooden activity display for children so it seemed child friendly, it soon became aparent this is not the case. The man working there approached our children who...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank chloe N
Dartmoor V, Manager at National Park Visitor Centre - Haytor, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Thank you for your comments about our Visitor Centre. The centre is small and has a mixture of interpretive displays for people to find out more about Dartmoor and a small retail area where items are sold to help raise funds to look after the...More

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Alexbw2008
August 22, 2018|
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Response from DartmoorVisitorCentr | Property representative |
It is about 800 metres from the visitor centre to Haytor Rocks with a steepish hill. It should take no more than 30 minutes maximum.
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chri t
April 7, 2018|
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Response from SueR1483 |
There are 3 car parks, one after each other on the road. At one end, the car park that has the visitors centre is pay and display, at the other end is a car park with an ice cream van which is also pay and display - however... More
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Americanindianspirit
August 11, 2015|
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Response from DartmoorVisitorCentr | Property representative |
We've not had anyone mention to us that they have had a time slip experience. However, Dartmoor and Haytor are often seen as having 'mystical' properties and certainly there are many people who believe in the power of Ley... More
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