Easter on Dartmoor is a truly magical experience, blending the joy of the holiday season with the rugged beauty of one of England’s most iconic national parks. Mill End Hotel in Chagford lies within Dartmoor National Park, amidst the ancient landscape of sweeping moorland, dramatic granite tors, and lush valleys. During Easter, this unique setting takes on a special charm, offering visitors a wide range of activities and traditions to enjoy.

Easter falls during the spring season, a time in which Dartmoor comes to life with vibrant colours. Meadows burst into bloom with a riot of wildflowers, including primroses, bluebells, and daffodils. The moorland grasses turn a lush shade of green, creating a stunning contrast against the granite tors that dominate the landscape.

Whether you’re seeking adventure in the great outdoors or simply looking to relax in the tranquil beauty of the moors, Dartmoor offers a unique and unforgettable Easter experience.

Easter Egg Hunts on Dartmoor

Nearby attractions, such as Dartmoor Zoo, Castle Drogo, Buckland Abbey and the House of Marbles, often host Easter Egg Hunts for families, so you can still enjoy the festivities on holiday. During the Easter holidays, there is no shortage of activities and places to visit for families around Dartmoor.

Easter Activities Dartmoor

Dartmoor is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts, and Easter provides an ideal opportunity to explore its natural wonders. Hikers, cyclists, and horseback riders can traverse the network of trails that crisscross the moor. From challenging treks to leisurely strolls along the riverbanks, Dartmoor offers something for everyone.

If you’d like to stay with us over the Easter holiday, book now or get in touch to discuss your stay.