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The Royal Oak Inn

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   Withypool, Withypool, Exmoor National Park TA24 7QP, England
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Ranked #2 of 2 Withypool B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
cvh1312 Nantwich, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Nantwich, United Kingdom
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25 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed in November 2014, a warmer welcome on arrival we couldn't of asked for. The landlord was very welcoming showing us to our lovely room. The room and bathroom was spotless and had everything you needed including lovely linens and towels. We ate dinner in the jakes bar, which we all had different meals all our party were thoroughly... More

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Hartley Wintney, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We received a warm welcome at this cosy and atmospheric country inn. The food lived up to its excellent reputation, and we really enjoyed our meals next to the crackling log fire in Jake's Bar. Our room was perhaps just a little shabby and 'tired', but this is an old inn after all, and we found all the facilities to... More

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

Everything about this pub was perfect and we will definitely be back again and again! A lovely welcome, friendly locals to chat to in the bar, the opportunity to take our dog with us, etc. The room was beautiful, amazingly comfortable bed with lovely soft linens and spotless considering dogs are allowed in the rooms. The best part by far... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

A long time ago we had a 'not so good experience' at the Royl Oak, but this time we had an excellent stay. We had a very good welcome and a drink in the room. The room was very clean indeed, the bed, first class, there was a bath and the bathroom was a delight (a lot of mirrors was... More

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

The Royal Oak was generally a very pleasant surprise, rooms are lovely with a deep bath, thick towels and comfy bed. Food, both dinner and breakfast were well above average and a very pleasant surprise. All let down by being made to feel that our custom was a bit of a pain for the landlord and the locals. I will... More

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

A well kept and attractive pub in a beautiful location. Extremely good food, well kept beer, nice comfortable rooms so only three stars? Well a welcome would have been nice as would a smile. Although everything we wanted was there it all seemed a bit too much trouble. A word for the locals. If you are going to stare unblinkingly... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Have stayed here twice, october 2013 june 2014.On both occassions we were impressed with the food both evening and breakfast.If staying a table is reserved in the bar. a true Exmoor pub where the talk is of hunting and shooting walking etc. Very dog friendly. Landlord polite but not overly friendly until you have stayed a while . For us... More

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Stroud, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Just spent 3 nights here, we usually stay in Exford. The room and bathroom were lovely, but felt the welcome was cold, lacking a little of the personal touch we are used to in Exmoor. Had to ask about breakfast as when we checked in we were pretty much pointed in the direction of the room and left to it.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Stayed here for one night. The food was amazing. Staff were very friendly and attentive. Room was clean and comfortable. 4* because for the price you pay the interior, furniture and decor of the bedrooms are dated. Bathroom was ancient and electric shower wasn't great.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This is a lovely building with interestingly shaped rooms and two nice bars. It's a bit dreary when you arrive but someone will appear eventually. The land lord was away and I gather the staff had been left to fend for themselves which they were doing very well. The waitress appeared to be working non stop but was very friendly,... More

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Address: Withypool, Withypool, Exmoor National Park TA24 7QP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Withypool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Royal Oak Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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