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Overstream

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Parsons Street, Porlock, Exmoor National Park TA24 8QJ, England
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Ranked #9 of 19 Porlock B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
carl c Birdlip, United Kingdom
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Birdlip, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the absolute pleasure of staying here for three nights,the 8th to the 11th july 2014. what an incredible find, set in such a quaint and tranquil little village with good places to eat within good distance to some really idyllic places and close enough to drive to north devon equally beautifull.anyway the overstream was absolutely spotless in my... More

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

My wife and I with two friends, stayed at the Overstream last September and again 23rd-24th June.2014. The rooms were really nice. Spotlessly clean and with comfortable beds. Our room also boasted a sofa and chair.Our breakfasts were well cooked and there was an excellent choice of dishes including fruit, cereals,fruit juices. There was also a choice of cooked food... More

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Seaton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We stayed for just one night in this lovely old hotel. We were allocated room 6 which was spacious and light. The bed was very comfortable and the room nicely appointed. The hotel has some rather quirky features including an "antique" 2-person lift to all floors. All areas of the hotel were well looked after and cleaned to a high... More

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Frampton Cotterell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Set in a senic and lovely area, with good decor, and central for Lynton and Lynmouth, Minehead, Selworthy and Exmoor. The B and B has good Off Road parking, and Nick and Maggie were perfect hosts. Perfect for a family break with lots of walks and perfect countryside all around

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

My wife and I stayed at Overstream for 1 night and we found it very comfortable. We were very pleased to receive a friendly welcome from Nick and Meggie. The service was impeccable, the breakfast was top quality with variety of options from their home cooked menu, The location and proximity to the old town Porlock was excellent. We were... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Nick and Maggie are very welcoming with tea served on arrival being a nice touch. Very clean large room, extra comfy bed with river view. Plenty of choice for breakfast and good quality food. Can't fault it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

The Overstream is ideally situated for exploring Exmoor, and we have stayed here on a number of occassions, Nick and Maggie are excellent hosts and always greet us with a smile, coffee and a slice of home made cake. The accomodation is clean, tidy and well maintained and very relaxing, The full English breakfast is excellent as are maggie's cakes... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Comfortable bed ,good breakfest ,very nice people i would of paid more ? Very good value and will be staying again in the future,we enjoyed our short stay and will booking again soon may for a few days ,as you can relax know you got a goodnight sleep .

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Bristol
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

It is nearly 2 years since we visited here but standards have been kept to there very high level. You always get a warm welcome from Maggie and Nick who always seem to remember your face. Rooms are really comfortable and the breakfasts excellent. Always a pleasure to stay.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

'Overstream' Guest House (B&B) is set in the heart of the Village of Porlock at the foot of Exmoor and is a first-class place to stay at if you wish to visit the many places of interest in West Somerset and into Devon. Hosts, Nick and Maggie, are lovely people who make you feel welcome and are always pleasant and... More

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Address: Parsons Street, Porlock, Exmoor National Park TA24 8QJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Exmoor National Park > Porlock
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Overstream 3*
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
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The Overstream is located in the heart of Porlock, and is ideally situated for all local activities including Exmoor National Park and the coast. All rooms are ensuite, have tea and coffee making facilities and TV. We have a large car park and a lift to all floors. The Overstream is licensed and guests can relax in the lounge, in front of a log fire in the evenings. Free internet access is available. ... more   less 
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