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The Bulstone Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Higher Bulstone, Branscombe EX12 3BL, England
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Ranked #2 of 2 hotels in Branscombe
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013
Stevessssmith London, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

There isn't a lot of hotel or B&B accomodation in or near the beautiful valley and beach of Branscombe so this hotel scores just for its great location. I stayed there for a couple of nights at the end of cycling trip and it was absolutely fine. The reservations I have recommending it are that some parts of the hotel... More

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Moreton-in-Marsh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Obviously a great place for families with children....but it's a great place for grandparents (and even great grandparents!) too. The food is superb, fresh and flavourful vegetables, fresh fish, subtly flavoured sauces, and very good wines. A splendid spot down a Devon lane.

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

For a relaxed, comfortable family holiday, this is hard to beat! Kevin and Judith made us feel very welcome with their relaxed friendly style. The suite of rooms we were given was just perfect for our family, and the food was an absolute treat - worth a visit for that alone! Although we didn't take advantage of the hotel's child-listening... More

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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

We stayed here back in the Autumn and had a lovely stay with our one year old. Rooms are warm clean and comfortable and have a 2nd room for the cot which is perfect. Highlights were Judiths meals in the evening which we could eat along side our baby monitor in the dining area. Good play area for young children.... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

Am writing this while still here. We wanted somewhere for a few days after a week of self catering. It isn't a slick city centre 5star place, but why should it be in rural Devon? The level of service is excellent, down to the detail of asking me in advance what sort of veggie sausages and soya milk I would... More

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Norton Fitzwarren, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012

As I was attending an Event at the Donkey Sanctuary where food/refreshments were provided I wanted somewhere that was walking distance to the Donkey Sanctuary as I don't drive & I also wanted somewhere that would let me have room only without breakfast. This was perfect! The only negative about the whole experience is I'm a fast walker as I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012 via mobile

Families will love staying at this hotel. Location - its off the beaten track so you don't have any traffic noise but it's still close enough to the beaches of Branscombe and Sidmouth and everything else you'd need. Accommodation - plenty of parking next to the building which has a lot of character. Two bedrooms and a bathroom to each... More

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Bexhill East Sussex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2012

The extremely friendly proprietors, Judith and Kevin, made us all feel very comfortable in their spacious, clean hotel. Every room is a suite including a second room for children. Communally there is a lovely lounge, a sun room, a garden, a very large indoor childrens' play area with nice seating for the adults and brilliant toys. We have now stayed... More

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Bristol
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2012

We really enjoyed our stay at this hotel, whilst only one night you get a sense of the relaxed atmoshpere. Our daughter is two and had lots of fun in the playroom along with other children staying at the hotel. Breakfast was very nice, but my husband would have preferred a bit more choice for the cooked offerings but only... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2012

The hotel was recommended by some friends who are neighbours of Judith and Kevin's, due to the locality to their farm, and we were pleased with our choice. We felt very welcomed by both Judith and Kevin, and our room was far larger than we needed (we had one of the well appointed family suites and there was only two... More

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Also Known As:
Bulstone Hotel Sidmouth
The Bulstone Hotel Branscombe, Devon, England
Address: Higher Bulstone, Branscombe EX12 3BL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Branscombe
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Free Parking Restaurant
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Ranked #2 of 2 hotels in Branscombe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — The Bulstone Hotel 2*
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