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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Barnstaple, EX31, Bratton Fleming EX31 4TG, England
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Devonfoodie061 Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I recently stayed at bracken house for some r and r and it delivered. I had a restful stay in the peaceful surrounding of the owners beautiful home. Guy and sue were welcoming and friendly and did everything possible to make my stay a delightful and lovely experience. Its clean and warm and the room was tastefully decorated making my... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have just spent 3 nights at Braken House - a wonderful relaxing break, with animal interest thrown in - loved the horses and Lottie the black lab who kept our older black lab happy. So much to see here , they even laid on beautiful weather for march so much time spent reading on the sand at Croyde beach. Endless... More

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Camberley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We had two nights here including an evening meal on the night of arrival (great quality and good value). Guy, the host, is a delightful conversationalist with much local knowledge and many interesting tales. He is happy to socialise but left us free to decide when we wanted the company. He takes great delight in perfecting the guest experience. Excellent... More

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Lyme Regis, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

This needs to be our little secret, otherwise it will get very over-subscribed and the price will go up!! Bracken House occupies a very pastoral setting and a tranquil, peaceful, location. Great central position for moors and coast. Guy & Sue are your very genial hosts and as widely commented upon are most helpful and contribute greatly to a very... More

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Comfortable, relaxed and friendly, and, so long as you discuss with your hosts in advance, may well take well behaved dogs into their home as well (many Exmoor pubs do the same). Plenty of outdoor things to do straight out the front door. Easy car parking, and breakfast just right to set you up for the day. Our bedroom was... More

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Beautiful quiet rural location, with wonderful views. Marvellous hosts Guy and Susan will make you feel right at home, and make every endeavour to ensure your stay is a great one. One of the best night's sleep I have had on holiday. Despite being quiet, this location is very central for exploring North Devon, it's coast and Exmoor and many... More

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London
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

We've just returned from a short stay at Bracken House and we heartily recommend it. Guy and Sue couldn't do enough for us and the food was excellent. Our room was large and comfortable, well equipped and with a fabulous view. In short, we enjoyed our stay very much indeed and are looking forard to seeing Guy and Sue again... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Bracken House is stunning, very rural and peaceful with the most beautiful views. The owners are very welcoming and went out of their way. Food was delicious and very locally sourced (mushrooms from the garden). Bedroom really comfortable and stocked with everything I needed. I made a little friend in the form of their Labrador pup who is one of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

Steve an I have just returned from a wonderful three night stay at Bracken House.we arrived early one evening the weather was perfect and was instantly greeted by Guy the owner who is the most charming and kind host one could wish to meet.dinner with him and another guest was suggested and we were made to feel like valued house... More

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BrackenHouse, Owner at Bracken House, responded to this review

Dear Steve and Lynda Thank you so much for your wonderful review, I feel very humbled! Lottie thoroughly enjoyed your stay as well!! You were terribly lucky with the weather, as was Mike, and you saw the gardens and the wonderful unspoilt North Devon countryside at its best. We look forward to welcoming you both back here sometime in the... More

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

I stayed here for a week at the end of which I was most reluctant to leave, having been treated almost like a friend of the family rather than as a paying guest! Guy and Sue were the friendliest of hosts, nothing was ever too much trouble, and I can wholeheartedly endorse all the previous positive comments. Suffice to say,... More

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BrackenHouse, Owner at Bracken House, responded to this review

Dear Mike Thank you very much for your great review and we are very pleased that you enjoyed your week with us. You certainly had the best weather. Your photos are also superb and I enjoyed looking at your Geograph pages. Hope to see you again when you are next in the area. Best wishes Guy and Sue More

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Additional Information about Bracken House

Also Known As:
Bracken House Bratton Fleming, England
Address: Barnstaple, EX31, Bratton Fleming EX31 4TG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Bratton Fleming
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Bratton Fleming
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Bracken House 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Luxury bed and breakfast with 3 en-suite rooms, one on the ground floor, with stunning views down to the sea in the distance with grounds to explore as well as the coast and beaches for surfing and swimming, Exmoor itself with lovely walking and riding and numerous gardens open to the public as well as RHS Rosemoor. ... more   less 
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