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Riverside Cottage

10 Lynmouth St, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EH, England
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Ranked #9 of 15 Lynmouth B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ann B Croydon, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Croydon, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

4th year running we have spent a couple of nights here. It is a lovely b&b in a great position with a lovely view across the river and down to the sea. Last year we stayed in a room at the back but it is definitely worth paying extra for a balcony. The room (5) was clean and comfortable with... More

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we stayed for 5 nights and had room 7 which is on the 2nd floor, clean spacious room and bathroom the balcony really makes the difference. The location was so central in this little village, views of the hills to the right, the river running in front and the harbour to the left I could just sit for hours watching... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for three nights on arrival we were greeted by the friendly owner who took us to our room, the balcony was great to be able to sit outside after a long walk and look at views of the river and lynmouth. The room is clean,comfortable and very reasonably priced. Breakfast was very good. We will be returning... More

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I really needed a night away, so we chose Lynmouth due to it being only a couple of hours away from us in wiltshire. We found riverside cottage online and it's price and location were just what we were looking for. We arrived on a sunny Sunday afternoon. It was very busy and parking was a problem,... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for 3 nights and what can I say other than we chose well. The room was immaculate and came with a balcony with superb views of the sea and Lynmouth as a whole. The cooked breakfast provided every morning was excellent, and more than enough to set us up for the day, and to top it all, Debbie the... More

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Munich, Germany
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent one night there and paid £70. For this price it was ok, but if I came back I would rather check on other hotels/B&Bs. The welcome was friendly, but very hectical. The room was tiny with the shower in the toilet and the sink in the room. The king size bed was very small for two people. Breakfast... More

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Welwyn
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56 reviews 56 reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Unlike sc0rpi063 we found the experience of staying ar Riverside Cottage very good and certainly comfortable an=d friendly. When we arrived we found that the booking agents had not passed on our requests for a twin bedded room, two extra pillows and no duvets. Not a problem to Debbie who sorted everything out with great cheerfulness. She apparently runs the... More

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Arrived at the Riverside and on entering the entrance hall there was an over- whelming smell of grease . The kitchen was situated off the main entrance !! The check-in was a screen on the wall . The room had a balcony and king size bed as advertised and the view over the river was pretty , but be ware... More

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Uplyme, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

The outstanding thing about the guesthouse is its riverside position - we had a balcony overlooking the river and harbour, which was lovely, especially when the sun came up over the sea in the early morning. Also our landlady was lovely - very cheerful and welcoming. The rooms were clean and tidy, the bed comfy, and the shower was very... More

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Giles I, Owner at Riverside Cottage, responded to this review

I am very sorry that the sausage wasn't to your taste but I can assure you that they are handmade pork sausages bought from a local butcher, we do not by any cheap produce in this business and take great pride in producing good home made food for the B&B and our cafe. Debbie More

Walsall, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We had a 4 night stay and paid for a larger room with a balcony, found that the bed was very uncomfortable asked to be moved after 2 night's but was only offered a smaller room. It was clean but needs updating, and the bed was not made once by staff during our stay the towels where not changed either.... More

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Address: 10 Lynmouth St, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Exmoor National Park > Lynmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Riverside Cottage Hotel Lynmouth
Riverside Cottage Lynmouth, Devon

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Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We have been awarded the Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence, and have achieved the highest rating from the Food Standards Agency. We have seven rooms, six with sea views and private balconies. Each balcony is complete with chairs and the large rooms also have a small table to allow you to sit and watch the world go by. Our restaurant is open between 10.00am and 5.00pm serving excellent freshly-made food, locally sourced and prepared by our in-house chef. Riverside Cottage is a perfect base for walking, cycling, fishing (River Lyn, harbour, beach or boat), and riding, pony trekking or just as a centre for North Devon touring. Alternately just relax on your balcony with a drink and admire the views (selected rooms only). ... more   less 
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