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The Rising Sun Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Harbourside, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EG, England
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Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in Lynmouth
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Lizzie123Devon North Devon
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  • Location
    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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a lovely dinner with three friends in the restaurant. A varied,interesting selection available I really enjoyed my monk fish main course and the cream brulee was the best I have ever had :) A very enjoyable relaxed atmosphere in pretty surroundings.We enjoyed our evening very much.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a lovely stay to celebrate my Husbands birthday, the room was cosy, comfortable, spotlessly clean and beatifully decorated, with stunnung sea views. The food in the restaurant was superb with fantastic service, we had scallops. mussels, fillet steak and duck breast - fanatstic ingredients cooked with great skill and the service was absolutely top notch too. We are... More 

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Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

What a fantastic review thank you very much. So pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. The wonderful comments made about your room and your meal have been passed on to the staff .We look forward to your return. More 

devon
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a meal and overnight stay . The room over looked the pretty harbour, well equipped and was cleaner than the last hospital I worked in, immaculate. Staff helpful and cheerful. Dinner was first class everything perfect. Although we are local and often pop in for a drink it was our first stay.wewould not hesitate in highly recommending the... More 

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Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Customer feed back is very important to us. To receive a review like yours is truly appreciated We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and every aspect was as you hoped for. The wonderful comments made about the staff have been passed on. The fact that you would recommended us to family and visitors alike is... More 

Plymouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a wonderful stay here. Food amazing with a great menu, service outstanding and a good variety of drinks. This place has everything but parking, although in January it's not a problem. Shower in our room was also great as was the room. Clean warm and cannot fault the place. I would love to come back.

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Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for you wonderful comments about your recent stay with us here at The Rising Sun. We are really proud of our food, with the Chefs working hard on their menus. So we are glad to hear how much you enjoyed your meal. You can park in the street with out any restrictions from the end of... More 

Devon
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, despite having read all of the brilliant reviews before staying here I was still overwhelmed by the quality of this pub. I stayed with my Husband and Mum and Dad and ate in the restaurant both for lunch and evening meal and breakfast the next day. The quality of food both in terms of flavour and presentation was second... More 

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Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

What a review. Thank you so much. Its so nice to receive a review like yours a truly satisfied customer where we seem to have gotten everything right, from the rooms allocated to you with there sea views, your restaurant reservations, even the use of our lounge. The wonderful comments you made about the staff have been passed on to... More 

Taunton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A NIght in December looking out over harbour and listening to the waves splashing a real treat before Christmas and not a bad place to do some Chrismas shopping. The room was nice, clean and warm quite small, the shower room was slightly chilly though. Our room was at the front with beautiful view and bed was comfy. We had... More 

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Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

thank you very much for taking the time to write a review .We are situated in a lovely location with the rooms on the front having fantastic views of the harbour. We are very pleased that you found your room to be comfy and you enjoyed your meal with us. I am sorry if you thought the staff didn't know... More 

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My self and family (group of 6) spent a 3 night new year break at the RIsing Sun and felt a review would be useful to others. All three rooms that my family occupied were very clean, comfortable with very modern newly refurbed bathrooms. Although we were on a 'new year package' we enjoyed a full choice of a great... More 

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Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much again for a fantastic review. May I take this opportunity to wish you and your family a very Happy New Year. We look forward to welcoming you back again. More 

Malvern
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've just returned from The Rising Sun where we spent a wonderful 3 days celebrating the New Year with friends. The experience was everything we'd hoped for and then more! The rooms were clean and comfortable rooms, the food delicious, the Exmoor Ale was beautifully kept and the bar busy and friendly. New Year's Eve was wonderful: the staff went... More 

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Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. Firstly I must apologize again for the problem you had with your shower. We are really pleased that you thought that the matter was dealt with quickly and efficiently. Judging by your fantastic comments id didn't spoil your stay with us. To receive a review like yours is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Location to die for. Perfect place to have a few pints of exmoor gold on a evening after a good day of walking. The fish and chips served where superb the fish was the largest I've ever had and was cooked perfectly. Looking forward to my next visit

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Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We are really proud of our food so a review like yours is always appreciated. I cant think of anything better after a days walking in our lovely countryside then home cooked fish and chips and a pint of real ale. We look forward to welcoming you back... More 

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8 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We stayed for one night during a recent return to England holiday from Australia. I know this area extremely well having worked there during my childhood holidays over 30 years ago. We had visited Lynmouth many times over the years but not stayed there. We knew of the Red Lion. This is a lovely, quaint and genuine “olde worlde” pub... More 

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Rising Sun V, Front Office Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We feel very privileged to be located in such beautiful settings and are always glad to hear our customers agree. We are very proud at The Rising Sun of our beautiful old building with crooked staircases, narrow passage ways, and sloping floors and low beams, all of which help in... More 

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Address: Harbourside, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Lynmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — The Rising Sun Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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