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Durbeyfield Guest House

10 West Bay, West Bay, Bridport DT6 4EL, England
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved my stay at this lovely homely place me age :13 and brother age 15 stayed in one twin room and dad and girlfriend In the other room on this one floor and and it was amazing and great service morning through til evening and when me and my brother lost the keys lol they were really kind (we... More 

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

Seems to be struggling between being a guesthouse and a pub. The colours chosen for the decor (grey in dining room, old golden brown in bedroom) do not help in a building of this age and add to feeling of being a little grubby. It genuinely could do with a good clean but the decor makes it look worse than... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Room above kitchen pub. Floor in room, bath tub, tables and placements in dining room not clean. Bed saggy, with box spring on floor. Peeling paint on windows and walls of room. Smelly from kitchen noticeable in my room. Overpriced for quality. Never meet host; not greeted upon arrival. Do not recommend.

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Warm welcome, excellent food and beer, ideally placed with car parking. Yes the room we were in could benefit from a refurbish, and blackout curtains(we were above the carpark/beer garden), but it had fresh linen, a comfy bed, a courtesy tea tray, modern TV, good wifi and a bigger ensuite bathroom than we have at home. The breakfast was everything... More 

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Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We have just returned from our annual "Walking Weekend" on the Dorset coast. We were a party of 8 that stayed at the Durbeyfield on the weekend of the 5th-7th of June. The staff were excellent and always eager to please. We dined in on the Friday and everyone ordered across an extensive range of choices. Generous portions. I recommend... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We initially booked for 2 nights but the room was so bad we could only stay one. The staff were lovely and friendly and the food good but the room needed a good deep clean and refurb. The bedding was clean and I cleaned the bathroom myself with flash wipes that I went out and bought. The dining room had... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Stayed at Durbyfield in April this year for 3nites and loved the family atmosphere. They couldn't do enough for me and were constantly concerned i went on my day without breakfast! A brewed coffee was always awaiting me in the mornings. Such was their care that one morning as i waited for my ride a seagull pooped on my clothes.... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Having read some negative reviews I have to say that my one night stay here was perfectly acceptable and very good value. Yes the decor is tired: yes the carpets were a bit grubby but the welcome was warm, the staff welcoming and jolly, the hotel is slap bang in the middle of West Bay and provides free parking. I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

There's a pretty mixed bag of reviews for the Durbeyfield so we weren't sure what to expect but as we had only booked for one night, we thought we would give it a go. Many of the less flattering reviews focus on the tired decor and to be honest, our room was in need of a good bit of TLC... More 

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I have the good fortune to stay at Durbeyfield once every six weeks or so while visiting a relative in the area. I am always welcomed very warmly by all the staff and feel very comfortable being there on my own. The beds are comfortable and I always get a good night's sleep. The rooms and bathrooms are full of... More 

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