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Penpark

Bickington, Newton Abbot, Newton Abbot TQ12 6LH, England
Penpark
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Rating summary
  • 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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Milton Abbas, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Garden room was delightful - spacious and comfortable - felt like our own little apartment! Blessed with good weather I loved wandering through the bluebells in my PJ's and wellies with our dog as the sun rose through the trees each morning! Maddy and Mike were most welcoming and every attention was paid to detail - what more could... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Taking the dog along to B&b's can be difficult but not at Penpark. The garden room was lovely; spacious, light filled and comfortable. Just outside the french windows is a lawn and flowerbed with table and chairs overlooking sloping woodland Several acres of spring flower strewn garden and woodland was ideal for an early morning and late night run for... More 

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Gillingham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I cannot praise this B and B highly enough. The setting is stunning; the facilities (room and separate but private bathroom, on a private corridor) are first rate and extremely clean; the host and hostess are friendly without being intrusive, a very delicate balance. A great deal of careful thought has gone into the facilities in the bedroom: an electric... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

If you are looking for a traditional country-style, family home surrounded by beautiful woodland, and moorland walks then I would highly recommend this B&B. Maddy and Mike were very friendly, accommodating and sincere and made us feel very welcome in their home. Our room (the garden room) was gorgeous......very light and spacious, views into the gardens, and fresh flowers inside... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

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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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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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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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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