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Highcliffe House

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Sinai Hill, Lynton, Exmoor National Park EX35 6 AR, England
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Ranked #6 of 24 Lynton B&B and Inns
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CBee82 Bristol, United Kingdom
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for just one night in April and had the most comfortable night's sleep. We stayed in the Hollerday room which is beautifully decorated - it felt like a home away from home, but better! Mike and Karen were extremely welcoming and seem to truly enjoy having people to stay, which is lovely. The tea and scones on... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying in this lovely guest house certainly contributed greatly to a wonderful weeks holiday. The ambiance of the beautifully furnished rooms and the fantastic quality of service meant that we could imagine ourselves as belonging to the upper classes who famously stayed at this resort in Victorian days. The breakfast choice was very extensive and cooked to perfection. The views... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highcliffe is a beautiful 19th-century house with very large bedrooms looking out over the towns of Lynton and Lynmouth with stunning views of the Bristol Channel. The rooms are furnished with evocative furniture with very large, comfortable beds. Our hosts were helpful but unobtrusive. Breakfast was a standout!

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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the privilege of staying at Highcliffe house , this house has wonderful decor and we was greeted with a cream tea on arrival. The breakfast range is extensive and there is something for all requirements.with the most wonderful views in which to enjoy it. The house is within walking distance to town which has many eating places for... More 

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Aubonne, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's quite an adventure finding your way up the steep, narrow road to Highcliffe house, but what an amazing view when you get there! The warmest of greetings from Michael and Karen with a cream tea in their sun-drenched breakfast room. The rooms are very comfortable and well equipped. Good choice of cooked breakfast options, expertly prepared. Plenty of useful... More 

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Wolverhampton.UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We spent 3 days at Highcliff House, in the Kipscolme room, and were superbly looked after. The room was exceptionally comfortable with great views over the coast. The breakfasts were delicious and the choice was extensive. Advice on local restaurants, walks etc was freely given and proved to be really helpful. We could have stayed in a local guesthouse for... More 

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Chatham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Just returned from 3 nights at Highcliffe House and felt compelled to write about it straight away! Easy to book online, sent clear concise information and detailed directions to follow. Greeted by the owners on our arrival, asked if we would like a cream tea (of course!) and then shown to our beautiful room. Breakfast each morning was plentiful and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Just got back from a 3 night stay at Highcliffe House. What a fantastic find! We were greeted by Michael & Karen with a welcoming Devon cream tea - lovely touch! Our room (Hollerday) was spotlessly clean with immaculate decor - Laura Ashley. The guest lounge for a bedtime tipple from the honesty bar, was graced with a huge vase... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

On arriving at the hotel we were greeted by wonderful hosts who straight away offered us drinks and wonderful home made scones. Our room was beautiful, very clean, the breakfast was fantastic, we tried to find fault with the place but can't, I would highly recommend staying there. We will be going back!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

We just come back from a short break at Lynton and we stayed at Highcliffe House. We were greeted by the owner at the reception and we have not even been shown our room we were already offered scones and drinks at arrival. We stayed at the room called Mrtyleberry. The room was big, very modern and it had the... More 

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