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The Culbone Stables Inn

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Yeovil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2016

stayed at the culbone for one night on 5/3/16 in room 4 , and loved it, near a road but very quiet, hotel is very well run and very dog friendly the food was amazing and well worth paying for it has a lovely log burner in the bar/restaurent and the staff are really nice,even loaning us a map to...

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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Had a fabulous afternoon and evening at the Culbon. A warm welcome on arrivel with an afternoon of gin tasting infront the log burner while the weather was foul outside. Followed with an excellent evening meal . well worth a visit. Will be back soon

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1Thank jo B
Glastonbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

We visited as part of am offer run by the Inn which gives free accommodation when you spend £100 on food and drink during the Winter. The welcome and service was excellent and after the challenging walk to Culbone church we enjoyed a drink by the open fire. Our evening meal was wonderful with a great bottle of Merlot which...

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Thank sarahsunshine027
Tunbridge Wells
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Brilliant hotel, middle of nowhere, great views over the moors. Very quiet. Spent one night here on 9th December while visiting family. Brilliant staff, very helpful. It was steak night which we both had, it tasted amazing. Best steak we have had in a long time. Cooked to perfection. Will certainly come back & stay again for longer, & also...

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Thank Suezippy
Reviewed 23 November 2015

We booked to visit with my parents in law for one night having seen their free accommodation offer ( spend £100 on food and drink and stay for nothing!). We thought the Colbone looked lovely as soon as we pulled into the car park and we weren't disappointed when we went inside , we particularly liked the log burner being...

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Thank AbiStids
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2015

Having eaten here on previous holidays to Porlock Weir, we decided to book a room for three nights before staying in a cottage. Weather isn't great. Well, it's chucking it down, but a pint or four of Tribute sorts that out. The room is great (ground floor because we have the dog with us). Maybe needs a little TLC, but...

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Thank Dominic A
Somerset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2015

My wife and I recently went to Exmoor for a weekends walking. We stayed B&B at The Culbone and had an evening meal there too. The staff were polite and helpful. All was clean and tidy. Our room was excellent with views towards Exmoor. Everything we needed after a days walking was provided. On the Saturday we decided to have...

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Thank Martin W
Romsey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Our second visit here and again superb food, staff and location. You couldn't ask for a better location on top of Exmoor and easy distance to the coast (walking relatively easy). We stayed 3 nights and ate in the restaurant for every meal, great food excellent friendly service good well kept real ales along with good wine selection. We recommend...

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Thank Graham W
Malmesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Wonderful location and views! The staff are really friendly and accommodating. Note:- the water to The Culbone is supplied from springs that are pumped into tanks for shower, bathroom facilities, etc. Unfortunately, on our stay, there had been a power cut overnight and the pumps to the tank that fed our room had not been filled, hence a few drips...

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2015

I'd recommend the Culbone to others staying in the region. It's up on the moor, which has many attractions (though means you have to drive if you want to eat somewhere else). A good base for exploring the region -- on the main road, so easy to find, and the road isn't much travelled (or wasn't in September) so not...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Alex and myself Annette, have recently taken over the Culbone Stables Inn on Exmoor. It is situated on the A39 between Porlock and Lynton in the idyllic heart of Exmoor. Our Inn and gardens are in a beautiful setting and have exceptional views across the valley of Coombe. Our aim has been to renovate the restaurant back to a welcome, friendly Country Inn/pub. Our menu is traditional pub fare, at reasonable prices, using local produce. We welcome walkers, cyclists, families and dogs. We have 5 on suite bedrooms. 2 are opposite each other (one twin, one double) with their own landing and would be perfect for families. Room 1 has its own private patio, with stunning views. Our motto is , anything you want, just ask. We might not be able to fulfil some requests but there's no harm in asking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Culbone Stables Inn

Address: 4 Miles From Porlock on the A39 To Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park, Porlock TA24 8JW, England (Formerly Culbone Stables Inn)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Porlock
Price Range: $112 - $215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Culbone Stables Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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Culbone Stables Hotel Porlock
The Culbone Stables Inn Porlock, UK
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“Definitely upstairs rooms at the moment.”
Dowdwr, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I loved Room 3 with the super views.”
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“Ask for a room with views over Exmoor.”
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“We had room 4, with fab. views of Exmoor and the grounds, but it is above the kitchen and storage sheds, etc., but not disruptive to sleep.”
bmcream, 1 Oct 2015 | Read review
“stunning views of exmoor”
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