Find places to stay with easy access to Sheepstor, Burrator Reservoir, Leather Tor and the Upper Plym Valley. Superb location in the south west of Dartmoor National Park. Plymouth to the south and Tamar Valley AONB to the west. The South Devon AONB is to the south east.
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Sheepstor, Devon, Visitor & Tourism Guide



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National Park: Dartmoor
AONBs: Tamar Valley, Cornwall, South Devon
City/Towns/Villages: Princetown, Tavistock, Yelverton, Plymouth

Idyllic location
Small Dartmoor village in an idyllic location at the foot of Sheeps Tor and close to the magnificent Burrator Reservoir.

Upper Plym Valley
The village leads to the impressive Upper Plym Valley, a collection of prehistoric settlements close to the head of the River Plym. Great walking and riding country.

Major destinations
Many of South West England's major tourist destinations are within easy reach. In addition to Dartmoor National Park, try the South Devon AONB and Plymouth, the Tamar Valley AONB and Cornwall AONB.

War Horse
Sheepstor was used as a location in Steven Spielberg's film version of Michael Morpurgo's novel 'War Horse'.


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Top 10 Things To Do
Selected from the best Things To Do in Sheepstor we've listed our top 10.

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Sheeps Tor

Located in Yelverton, Devon, South West England, England

Less than a mile away.

Rising east of Burrator Reservoir is the rocky Sheeps Tor. It's one of a number of impressive, steep-sided tors fringing the north and west of the reservoir. The south east face is popular with climbers. The western area...

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Burrator Reservoir

Located in Yelverton, Devon, South West England, England

Less than a mile away.

Stunning reservoir in south west Dartmoor National Park. The reservoir is set beneath a number of impressive tors offering some of the finest views of this part of the UK. We'd recommend walking to the top of Leather Tor...

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Harrabeer Country House, Devon
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Approximately 2.6 miles away.

Total Rooms: 6; Rates: 65 - 80 Per Night

This delightful little country house offers relaxed surroundings with many of the services of a hotel...

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Overcombe House, Yelverton
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Approximately 3.1 miles away.

Total Rooms: 8; Rates: 60 - 85 Per Night

Situated on the edge of Dartmoor National Park, this environmentally-led and ethical guest house offers a friendly welcome and well-equipped, comfortable en suite rooms...

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The Old School Guesthouse, Horrabridge
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Approximately 3.3 miles away.

Total Rooms: 3; Rates: 75 - 85 Per Night

This friendly guest house was built as a school house in 1875 It has been converted to comfortable, homely accommodation with beautiful original features...

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