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Orchard Hill Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
Orchard Hill, Bideford EX39 2QY, England
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Ranked #3 of 14 Hotels in Bideford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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cornwall
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel changed hands about a year ago so any reviews earlier than that should not be taken into account whatsoever. This is a great small hotel, situated along a peaceful little country lane high above the town. The new owners are very welcoming and attentive but not so that your privacy is invaded. I was a single traveller and... More 

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Caerphilly
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely hotel whose owners work very hard to ensure you have a very enjoyable stay. The rooms are comfortable and peaceful as the hotel is situated in a quiet residential area close to Bideford and Westward Ho!

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Northampton, England, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of 4 stayed in this beautiful hotel for a 1 night stay in Bideford for a family funeral. Jane and Steve couldn't have been more helpful. Our every need was catered for. Our rooms were lovely and homely with some lovely touches. The lounge and dining room were fantastic. After a very comfortable nights sleep we enjoyed a... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have just returned from a 2 night stay in this little gem of a hotel! Think all the latest reviews have said it all! Jane and Steve couldn't be more friendly and made us feel most welcome. The decor suits the lovely Victorian building. Our room was excellent, with a river view. As for the breakfasts.....DELICIOUS! We will certainly... More 

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Exeter
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8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stayed here for a one night stay with a friend. Given a very good welcome by Steve. The room was clean and fresh and with a nice decor. The ensuite bath/shower room was also clean and welcoming. There is a large car park. There was a good choice of different foods for breakfast, and all presented well and very... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

My friend and I were attending a Family History workshop in Bideford on the Wednesday and wanted to be there early in the morning so decided to stay nearby the night before. On arrival at Orchard Hill Hotel we were made most welcome by Steve and were really impressed by our well-appointed and scrupulously clean twin room and en-suite bathroom.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015 via mobile

Myself, my husband and my ten-year old daughter have just got back from a two night stay at the Orchard Hill Hotel in Bideford. We had a lovely time there, not least because of the warm and friendly welcome we received and the ongoing friendliness and hospitality of both Steve and Jane, the owners. We were surprised and impressed to... More 

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New Forest National Park, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Arriving rather late on a winter’s evening we could not have been made more welcome by the owner, who also presented breakfast next day cooked just the way we like. The property has been extensively modernised in a tasteful style, is easy to find (signposted) and located at a walkable distance to the town centre. Heartily recommended if you are... More 

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Taunton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Stayed with family and friends we were given warm welcome, rooms comfortable and clean, a well selected breakfast and most of all the owners were friendly and helpful Would stay again when in Bideford

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

My wife and I selected this hotel based on the reviews we read. Steve & Jane (the Owners & your Hosts) were the most friendly and obliging hosts I have ever met in years of Hotel stays. The hotel is an 1870 Victorian building which was taken over by the current owners in January of this year, much work has... More 

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