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Bickington, Newton Abbot, Newton Abbot TQ12 6LH, England
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Ranked #6 of 21 Newton Abbot B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Warm welcome to a lovely house in the countryside of Dartmoor. Room was very comfortable and breakfast fresh and delicious. Maddy and Michael were really helpful with suggesting and organising resaurants during our stay. Clean and homely. NOT a modern hotel so don't expect all mod cons but a delightful and cosy stay for anyone wishing to explore Dartmoor.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I have been a regular vistor at Penpark for the last 2 years and have always enjoyed a warm welcome from Mike and Maddy. The house is beautifully decorated and there are always fresh flowers from the garden in every room (a very nice personal touch). I have always found my hosts very accomodating and flexible and now consider Penpark... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Beautiful house in a lovely country setting, a little difficult to find in the dark, but my sat nav knew where it was. Great facilities and flexible and amenable hosting. I had planned to take my dog and that would have been great . The garden room leads onto the garden and a nearby wood.

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This is a lovely B&B full of character and set in beautiful grounds. It is churlish of others to complain about a lack of mod cons in a B&B that has so much charm and a cosy homely feel - an ideal place to relax and enjoy a little piece of tranquillity.

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7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Not much of a welcome and no farewell. Not much information given about what to do and we returned home one day to find the doors to the house locked. We asked for "early" breakfast at 7.30am and it was made clear that this was inconvenient but given. The room was tired and the bathroom was a couple of doors... More 

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Michael G, Owner at Penpark, responded to this review

We are sorry that these guests who came through an agency did not appreciate our lovely, traditional family home and the surrounding Devon countryside. Perhaps a hotel with all the latest fixtures and fittings would have been better for them. More 

Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We had excellent communication with Maddy prior to our booking and there was no problem with our late arrival, in fact Maddy came out to greet us. Shown to a wonderful comfortable lounge available for our use and then on to our room. Stunning views from the bedroom down the hill across the beautiful gardens. A very comfortable and cosy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

We couldn't have felt more welcome! Mike and Maddy really made us feel at home. We stayed for 3 nights (this was only supposed to be 2 but last minute decided to stay another night!) we were able to come and go as we pleased, we relaxed in the front room, we enjoyed a game of tennis and even a... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We read all the reviews before booking and we must have caught them at the wrong time as our experience could not have been more different. We initially asked for 2 nights to be told that it was unavailable for the second night, fair enough as we gave short notice. We booked the garden room for 1 night as we... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Tripadvisor lists this as being in Newton Abbot. In fact, it's just outside Ashburton - near Bickington. Pop in the car down the road and you'll be at the new cookery school within five minutes; or alternatively you'll be on the fringes of the town with it's beautiful little independent shops. Another ten minutes further in the car will take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Very clean, comfortable beds and very friendly hosts. English breakfast. The house and the garden are very well kept. We were there during spring and the flowers were beautiful. I would recommend it. It is very well located. You can reach the Dartmoor area with the wild ponies and the astonishing tors.

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Address: Bickington, Newton Abbot, Newton Abbot TQ12 6LH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Newton Abbot
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Penpark Newton Abbot, Devon

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