Langstone Cliff Hotel
Mount Pleasant Road, Dawlish Warren, Dawlish, EX7 0NA
Set in 19 acres of woodlands is the great Langstone Cliff Hotel. This cheery South Devon establishment welcomes children with open arms, and is a hotspot for families and holiday-makers setting out to see the surrounding golden beaches and sandy dunes. Inside this bustling hotel, there’s an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, children’s play areas, a tennis court, table tennis and snooker to keep everyone amused. An on-site hairdressing salon and therapy room offers a range of beauty and holistic treatments for those after a little pampering. If you’re in need of refuelling, the Lincoln Bar and the Langstone Cliff Hotel’s extensive lounges and gardens are open all day, every day for tea, filter coffee, snacks, and light lunches. Fresh sandwiches, baguettes, toasted sandwiches, jacket potatoes and salads will fill you for an afternoon of sightseeing, while the comprehensive wine list and wide range of spirits, beer and lager will provide libations aplenty. The informal Verandah Room overlooks the lawn and the sea – it’s a beautiful location in which to relish afternoon tea or snacks. Meanwhile, the Lincoln Restaurant is open for breakfast and dinner as well as a popular carvery on Sunday. Here you’ll find a menu that offers a wide choice of dishes and changes daily. You might discover smoked and poached salmon terrine with mixed leaves to start, and main dishes of tender, braised beef steak cooked in red wine and mushrooms, and roast lemon chicken – there’s plenty to choose from. The adjacent cosy Orchid Room is available for private parties of up to 50 people. Several times a year the hotel presents dinner and cabaret events in the 400-seat Washington Ballroom, where a five-course dinner and high-quality cabaret can be enjoyed. Think spectacular theatre shows, live bands, West End productions, tribute bands and jazz events – you can keep up to date by looking at their website for the current line-up. No matter what time of year you visit Langstone Cliff Hotel, you can anticipate a trip that’s filled with fun.