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Splendid location in the heart of the moor.

Good for birds on the river and in the oak woods Get there early to avoid the crowds and take your... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
E Paul R
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Anglesey, United Kingdom
Peaceful and beautiful

A wonderful place to rest awhile, maybe take a little walk, and enjoy the beauty of the River Dart... read more

Reviewed February 16, 2019
OlderGuy1956
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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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All reviews clapper bridge the river car park cream tea badgers holt beautiful spot on the rocks lovely walk your feet natural beauty rock hopping drive home clean public toilets couple of hours lovely place to stop clear water enjoy the scenery
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good for birds on the river and in the oak woods Get there early to avoid the crowds and take your camera.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank E Paul R
Reviewed February 16, 2019

A wonderful place to rest awhile, maybe take a little walk, and enjoy the beauty of the River Dart. Well worth a visit,

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank OlderGuy1956
Reviewed December 18, 2018

Gorgeous location along the river just down from two bridges. Great place place to linger and enjoy the scenery.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MikeFo
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Dartmeet is a picturesque location that's well worth a visit. While here I would recommend going for the short walk to Badgers Holt for a cream tea as well, you won't be disappointed!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mathew K
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

There’s not many places where you can paddle in a river.You can easily spend a couple of hours and for free apart from the cost for parking, it’s clear water and great fun for the kids!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mikeallen21
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Love Dartmeet been coming here for years. Nice to relax and take everything in. Dont forget the shop and cream tea place!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank MrJ20132013
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Beautiful place I was surprised it was not to busy.I assume it could be heaving on a hot sunny day with all that water to play in .Parking is so good and so cheap so you cannot complain.Worth a visit

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Glynis186377
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

This is a good place for exploring and letting kids roam safely on the rocks in the river. Always go here.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sue W
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Not much to see (unless you fancy a walk up river - we didn't) but what's there is charming. Parking fees are steep but if you fancy a picnic by the river (and don't mind the car park) this is the place for you.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank robt833
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Stunning but avoid busy times to get the full impact. Also some irresponsible dog owners around which can be a bit annoying for walkers and wild animals. As you get away from car park then things improve a lot.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Benk40
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