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Lydford Country House

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Paignton, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Had a really lovely stay here, perfect for a country weekend get away! Our room was very clean and cosy! Breakfast was very yummy also, with options of both a continental and a full English breakfast, the menu also offered a vegetarian option!Greeted and welcomed upon arrival, very pleased with our stay overall! Would definitely stay here again!

Thank MeganLouise95
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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171 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in the peaceful Devon countryside on the borders of Dartmoor, this small hotel had a calm dignity about it. Our ground floor room had well-chosen furnishings giving it a very individual feel. We were offered fresh milk for our room which was a nice touch. The bathroom was adequate but the shower was unreliable. Scaffolding outside the window which... More 

Thank Philip S
Gillingham, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A much needed weekend break which was thoroughly enjoyed and even Storm Angus didn't spoil things ! The Lydford Country House provides excellent value . Our room was very comfortable and clean . The breakfast was exceptionally good offering delicious local farm sausages & bacon . The service from the young staff was very impressive and there were alternative choices... More 

Thank Tracey R
Bristol, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for three nights while exploring Dartmoor and visiting National Trust properties. The accommodation, staff and breakfasts were first rate. Although on the edge of Dartmoor all parts of the moor are quickly accessible by car and the wonderful walk in Lydford Gorge is almost on the doorstep. There are several places to eat reasonably close by and... More 

1 Thank Edward G
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72 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I almost hate to say how lovely this place is in case in we can not book in ever again. Tranquil, accommodating, peaceful, the superlatives are deserved, stylish, clean and the staff cannot do enough for you. We have now stayed 8 times and just booked another. Addiction is not even close. Book in, disconnect and relax.

Thank pennarddog
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Stayed for a few days to explore Devon a little bit. Check in was super easy, friendly staff throughout the stay. Rooms well appointed, general feel of the hotel is homely. Breakfast was included in room cost, and was decent and cooked to order, nothing spectacular but a good start to the day. Only down side was lack of wifi... More 

Thank Ian M
Long Stratton, England, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

When we arrived we thought both the hotel and our hosts were charming but it wasn't until we were halfway home did we realise that our card had been charged £63.75 extra and was done in a very underhanded manner, no phone call or email to discuss the reason for this charge, I had to ring to find out why.... More 

Thank Tracey M
j a, Owner at Lydford Country House, responded to this review

Dear Tracey, A very unfortunate situation but thankfully very rare, had you not smoked in the room I’m certain you would have come away feeling very different. Firstly; our future guests have no need to beware of ‘Hidden’ Charges as you call it, as 99.99% of our guests would never dream of smoking in a our rooms, so this is... More 

Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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1,288 reviews
154 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 635 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Situated on the outward fringe of the village this hotel, which stands in lovely grounds, is archetypical of the "country house hotel" genre. Check in was quick and efficient and the young man on duty even brought some fresh milk to our room to have with our coffee. The room (Vixen Tor) was relatively plain in terms of furnishings and... More 

3 Thank johnhouston2
Aberdare, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Biked this through secret escapes snd what a great find it was.booked at 8.40 am on Monday and had telephone confirmation within the hour .A great to what ws a lovely week. Place is easy to find just 8 miles from Oakhampton and us a delight .The staff are excellent nothing is to much trouble and they are able to... More 

2 Thank Gerald E
Fareham, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We stayed here for a week and really enjoyed the peacefulness of the location. The staff were really pleasant, helpful and went out of their way to see to our needs. The food was good, but seemed only available at weekends. The room we had had a pleasant view. It did not have the facilities of a modern hotel, ie... More 

3 Thank Joe E

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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Lydford Country House

Address: | 350 meters from the A386, Lydford, Dartmoor National Park EX20 4AU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Dartmoor National Park > Lydford
Price Range: $89 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lydford Country House 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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“All are good”
 of 5 bubbles pennarddog, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seem to be fine - you can even take a dog!”
 of 5 bubbles jtellison, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Dream Tor was very spacious, but we couldn't access wifi! There's no lift, so access could be a problem for anyone with mobility problems.”
 of 5 bubbles silvertraveller2016, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a proper shower (mount) if available”
 of 5 bubbles SimonGroningen, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Don't eat there!”
 of 5 bubbles U9277IQalicel, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
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