Located in Moretonhampstead, 21 km from Newton Abbot Racecourse and 30 km from Sandy Park Rugby Stadium, Hook House provides accommodation with free WiFi in a historic building. The property is around 8.9 km from Castle Drogo, 30 km from Riviera International Centre and 33 km from Powderham Castle. Watermans Arms is 41 km from the holiday home and Brixham Harbour is 41 km away. The recently renovated holiday home includes 2 bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen with an oven and a microwave, as well as a kettle. Towels and bed linen are featured in the holiday home. This holiday home is allergy-free and non-smoking. Totnes Castle is 36 km from the holiday home, while Lydford Castle is 37 km away. The nearest airport is Exeter International Airport, 34 km from Hook House.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)


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Accommodation Type
Number of guests
Bedroom 1:
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom 2:
1 double bed
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  • Raphaela
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    The location was in the middle of the village and very convenient for shops and eating out.
  • Catherine
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    This lovely old building has been sensitively restored and has bags of atmosphere. The interior is wonderful and has many interesting objet d'art and wonderful books. Every detail has been considered, from the quality and beauty of the kitchen...
  • Selena
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    An interesting and unique place to stay for a short break. Beautifully decorated and photogenic property. An excellent base for exploring Dartmoor. Anna shared lots of useful information about local restaurants and places to visit.
Quality rating
Booking.com rated the quality of this property as 3 out of 5 based on factors such as facilities, size, location and services provided.

Hosted by Anna

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Nestled in the heart of historic Moretonhampstead 'The Gateway to Dartmoor', this Grade II-listed building has been thoughtfully converted into a comfortable 2 bedroom home. The space retains many original features, with the inglenook fireplace now housing a cozy woodburner. On your doorstep are the many amenities this friendly market town offers; a deli, authentic Italian pizzeria, pubs, restaurants, cafes, independent shops and a seasonal outdoor heated swimming pool.
If you have any issues, please call or text me any time.
Moretonhampstead is a historic Devonshire market town nestled in the northeastern part of Dartmoor National Park, 14 miles/22km west of Exeter. Given town status in 1207 by King John, it has the feel of a village with all the amenities of a town. There are plenty of walks, hikes, climbs and rides but you need only walk a few seconds from the house to sample the local hospitality. You'll find all the town has to offer within easy walking distance. Food and drink is seconds from the house whilst the seasonal heated pool is just a 2 min stroll. A minute's walk up to the church or down Lime Street starts you on a pleasant 40 mins circular walk northeast of the town. A km further takes you high up onto Mardon Down where you'll see great views of the town and the moor beyond.
Languages spoken: English,French,Portuguese

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Facilities of Hook House
Great facilities! Review score, 8.8

Most popular facilities
  • Parking
  • Free WiFi
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs £3.40 per day.
    WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
    • Dining table
    • Cleaning products
    • Toaster
    • Stovetop
    • Oven
    • Tumble dryer
    • Kitchenware
    • Electric kettle
    • Kitchen
    • Washing machine
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator
    • Linen
    • Wardrobe or closet
    • Toilet paper
    • Towels
    • Bath or shower
    • Slippers
    • Toilet
    • Free toiletries
    • Hairdryer
    • Bath
    • Shower
    Living Area
    • Dining area
    • Sofa
    • Fireplace
    • Seating Area
    • Desk
    Media & Technology
    • Radio
    Room Amenities
    • Socket near the bed
    • Drying rack for clothing
    • Clothes rack
    • Hypoallergenic
    • Hardwood or parquet floors
    • Tile/marble floor
    • Private entrance
    • Heating
    • Ironing facilities
    • Iron
    Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
    Food & Drink
    • Tea/Coffee maker
    • Non-smoking throughout
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Carbon monoxide detector
    Languages spoken
    • English
    • French
    • Portuguese

    Property practice

    This property has told us they implemented a practice in one of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.

    House rules

    Hook House takes special requests - add in the next step!


    From 15:00

    You'll need to let the property know in advance what time you'll arrive.


    Until 10:00



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children are not allowed.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    There is no capacity for cots at this property.

    There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 21

    Payments by Booking.com

    Booking.com takes your payment on behalf of the property for this stay, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.


    Smoking is not allowed.


    Parties/events are not allowed

    Quiet hours

    Guests must be quiet between 00:00 and 08:00.


    Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

    The fine print
    Need-to-know information for guests at this property

    This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

    Quiet hours are between 00:00:00 and 08:00:00.

    Legal information

    This property is managed by a private host. EU consumer law relating to professional hosts might not apply.

    FAQs about Hook House

    • Hook House is 150 yards from the centre of Moretonhampstead. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Hook House offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Hook House has the following number of bedrooms:

        • 2 bedrooms

        For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

      • Check-in at Hook House is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

      • The prices at Hook House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

      • Hook House can accommodate the following group size:

        • 4 guests

        For more detailed information, please check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

      • Yes, Hook House is popular with guests booking family stays.