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Blue Ball Inn

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Steven's Cross, Sidmouth EX10 9QL, England
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Blue Ball Inn
Ranked #25 of 34 Sidmouth B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We did not stay at the Blue Ball. We had a dinner party for my wifes 70th Birthday. The food and service was excellent and I can not thank them enough for making the evening memorable. I can also recommend their Breakfasts. Instead of going out with Friends for Lunch or Evening meal, we often go to the Blue Ball... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easy to find, car park located opposite. Nice welcome having arrived early evening on a Sunday. Food served until 8.30pm on this date. Shown room 3, lovely bright pleasant and well laid out. Decent sized bed, comfortable but yes as previous review stated, very bouncy. Tea and coffee making facilities in room, with fresh milk and additional bottled water in... More

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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Blue Ball for one night whilst visiting friends in the area. We selected the Inn based on TA reviews and the web site and were pleasantly surprised just how good it was. We paid £95 for room and full breakfast and thought it good value for money. The pictures on the web site don't really do... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have always steered clear of carveries as I am very fussy about my roast dinners, but today, to my family's amazement, I couldn't resist the carver at the Blue Ball and I wasn't disappointed. We both had the roars beef, which was tasty and tender and very generous portions. The Yorkshire puds were huge and crisp, the roast potatoes... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here overnight on Friday. This is a wonderful pub that really does have it all. The rooms are superb (comfortable, spotless and well-appointed), the beer is real/local and the food is first-class. The landlord, landlady and pub team are all exceptionally welcoming. A superb pub - top drawer!

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Lyme Regis, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

First time visit to The Blue Ball and left with a negative view. Waited a fair amount of time after ordering our food at the bar when to be honest it wasn't busy at all. When the food arrived we received two steaks that were not cooked to what we'd asked them to be. The gammon that was ordered was... More

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16 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We have just returned from a long weekend in Sidmouth and ate in the Blue Ball every night. The interior is lovely and very welcoming. The staff are superb and food is served very quickly. The steak pie is the best I have ever tasted. The food was piping hot and the vegetables were very tasty. We would consider staying... More

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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

This is the third time my family have booked several rooms at this Pub with rooms for a family function close by. The staff could not be more helpful. Breakfasts and bar food all lovely. Comfortable rooms, reasonably priced and a great location.

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London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
12 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Visited again today in the middle of Sunday afternoon for the carvery lunch. Great value especially if you pay the 'senior' price of £7.95 (£1 reduction). Choice of three well cooked meats, pork especially tender with great crackling. Big selection of vegetables, Yorkshire Puds, sauces etc etc really hard to fault at any price. Highly recommended. Served from 12 noon... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 via mobile

I took my mum and dad for a meal a week ago tuesday. My mum has problems swallowing and wanted a bit of grilled fish with a sauce. This was not on the menu so i thought i would ask. They could not have been more helpful. She had a lovely grilled fish and my dad and i both had... More

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Address: Steven's Cross, Sidmouth EX10 9QL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Sidmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Blue Ball Inn Sidmouth, Devon

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