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    Blue Ball Inn

    A39 | Countisbury, Lynmouth, Countisbury, Exmoor National Park EX35 6NE, England
    011 44 1598 272019
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    • Excellent68%
    • Very good24%
    • Average4%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the pub” (74 reviews)
    “blue ball” (159 reviews)
    “excellent food” (22 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Pets Allowed
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 446 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    After a nice visit to Watersmeet, we decided to get something to eat at the Blue Ball. Whilst parking the car we nearly got sideswiped by some lunatic in a blue pick up who went straight to the bar, I would like to see him...More

    Thank rapidsjonson
    Innkeeper's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 7 July 2017

    This is was our second visit and it was just as good as the first time. Great stop of point if on the costal walk for lunch or lite bite. Great food, great service, good ales everything you need, 10/10 every time.

    Thank jason B
    Reviewed 7 November 2017

    Stopped at the blue ball half way round our walk from lynmouth and found it to be a very friendly pub with great staff and fantastic food service was was quick and efficient will definitely be back to eat again when next in the area😊

    Thank barneysnan
    Reviewed 7 November 2017

    After a 2 mile hike from Lynmouth this pub was a welcome sight and didn't disappoint! Twenty of us were booked in for dinner and everyone agreed that the food was excellent. The service was efficient and overall we would recommend anyone to pay a...More

    Thank Marvin H
    Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

    Finally found a decent real ale here! The only problem I have with visiting north Devon is that you can’t get a decent pint of real ale anywhere!! It’s Tribute or nothing in most places! Or worse still, Doombar! But found a superb pint here!...More

    Thank Liam198686
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$107 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 15
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    • Exmoor National Park >
    • Countisbury
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    • Blue Ball Hotel Countisbury
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    Gillian P
    19 October 2017|
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    Response from tappers1764 | Reviewed this property |
    There are lots of good walks. The blue ball inn very kindly supply printed walks which we use when we are there. There are some areas where there are sheep, ponies and goats and also some of the walks are close to cliff... More
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    rhianna52
    6 August 2017|
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    Response from Jane S | Reviewed this property |
    No, in fact nowhere in the place spelt doggy. It was incredably clean, they do charge a heavy daily charge for each dog & I would guess this is so that the rooms where dogs have been have extensive cleaning. They also use... More
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    sparker2015
    9 August 2015|
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    Response from mollymooDevon | Property representative |
    Sorry we do not have mini fridges in the rooms.
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    Room Tips
    "Ask for a room with a real shower (avoid the hand held showers)"
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    "We stayed in Room 4 and had a view across to the small church (no bells so no noise!0"
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    "Jacket Potatoes with bacon and cheese. Baguettes."
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    "Try the exmoor burger!"
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