Welcome to Dartmoor National Park and to Sparrowhawk Backpackers Hostel.
Sparrowhawk Backpackers is a small friendly, relaxed, eco-hostel, located in hillside village of Moretonhampstead, in the atmospheric Dartmoor National Park, south-west UK.
We are 14 miles from the historic city of Exeter, and about 30 miles from Plymouth. Click on the "getting there" link for maps, directions and bus times.
Visitors are accommodated in a beautifully converted stone stable, typical of the area, the dorm being originally a hay loft.
The kitchen is fully equipped including tea/coffee and opens onto a courtyard where you are welcome to have a bar-b-q and fire.
Books, maps and advice on the best hiking, cycle routes, archaeological sites and wild swims available at the hostel. If you are feeling lazy, there are plenty of great chillout picnic spots!
The local Tourist Info. Centre is just 2 mins. walk.
Look up 'Latest Info'page for what's on, beds available etc.
AT SPARROWHAWK BACKPACKERS CHOOSE BETWEEN DORM OR DOUBLE /FAMILY ROOM.
INDIVIDUALS,GROUPS,CLUBS AND FAMILIES ARE ALL WELCOME!
Dorm- ADULTS £17.00 / CHILDREN £8.00 PER NIGHT
Double /Family Room- £38(for2) child £8/ additional adults £17
Sole use of Hostel for a week - £1400.