We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 2 Winsford B&Bs / inns

Royal Oak Inn

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   | Exmoor National Park, Winsford, Exmoor National Park TA24 7JE , England
Hotel amenities
Royal Oak Inn
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
Save Saved
You added Royal Oak Inn to your Saves list
86%
Ranked #1 of 2 Winsford B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
weste4 Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Write a Review

84 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    56
    16
    8
    2
    2
See reviews for
12
50
2
1
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (23)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (84)
  • Mar-May only
    (21)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (36)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (18)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (9)
All months
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Visited on a Saturday with 2 mates and a dog, we booked a table in the bar area as they allow dogs in that side of the pub. Food was very good and the atmosphere was just right and the staff were friendly and happy to engage with us at the bar after dinner I reccommend the venison steak as... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ottershaw, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from an overnight stay at the Royal Oak. What a superb experience in a lovely picturesque village. Staff are attentive and friendly, food excellent with an excellent choice. Rooms are large, with everything you need.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bangor, United Kingdom
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
15 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well Dad and I are just back from another great stay at the Royal Oak, as soon as we stepped back into the door we were welcomed by the staff who all remembered us from 4 months before, that was the start of another fantastic stay, Mark and Sally the owners are great hosts and work so hard to make... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
RoyalOakWinsford, Owner at Royal Oak Inn, responded to this review

Hello Mike and Mack. It was lovely to welcome you back again. We enjoyed your company and we're pleased you're back in fine form. Mack, we suggest you you turn the hearing aid up a little and get them slow down the new pacemaker, otherwise you might wear yourself out. We hope to see you again soon, regards, Sally More

London
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful holiday and second visit all the way from Australia. Just a short stay but love the inn, the people, and the atmosphere. Recommend this place if you are looking for a quiet, country retreat with a rustic atmosphere, good food and conversation.

Was this review helpful? Yes
RoyalOakWinsford, Owner at Royal Oak Inn, responded to this review

We were delighted to welcome you back, thanks for taking the trouble to leave a review after your long journey home to Australia. We hope you enjoyed your holiday in the UK and that you might come back one day, lovely to meet your daughter and fiance and we send them our best regards for their future in London. Regards,... More

Exeter, England, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Saw sign on main road for Royal Oak after day out walking with friend. We were looking for somewhere to eat on way home. Have been through Winsford many times but didn't realise they had the pub. We were very impressed with the whole experience. The landlord was very welcoming, the waiting staff were very attentive. The food was excellent.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
RoyalOakWinsford, General Manager at Royal Oak Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving your review, we hope you find us again sometime, regards, Eileen More

Truro, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

My husband and I stayed at The Royal Oak for 2 nights in July, with our Yorkie Dog. Excellent accommodation. Excellent service, friendly owners and staff. Food was second to none. Well placed for places to visit. Would really recommend

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
RoyalOakWinsford, General Manager at Royal Oak Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving your review, I'll make sure our team are aware of it as feedback means a lot to us in terms of job satisfaction. We all took to your Yorkie, thanks for staying with us, Eileen More

Javea, Spain
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We really loved this place. The meal was really nice, one of my favourites Local caught crab for starters. Local Roast Duck for main with fresh grown veg. Mark and Sally really do welcome you. We have been here for a week visiting Exmoor and all the surrounding areas. As I lived in Spain 9 years and have been traveling... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
RoyalOakWinsford, Owner at Royal Oak Inn, responded to this review

Thanks Josephine, we enjoyed your company. Hope we see you again, regards, Sally More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

We found this little gem by accident. The welcome was lovely as are the owners Mark and Sally. The room was very nice, the bed incredible and the food extremely nice. We hated leaving and can't wait to go back. We will DEFINATELY be regulars from now on

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
RoyalOakWinsford, Owner at Royal Oak Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the trouble to leave a review. We're pleased you took the wrong turn that led you to us, we enjoyed your company in the evenings and hope to see you again sometime, Mark & Sally More

East Sussex, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We loved this place when we stayed here a few years ago, it's Definately not a touch on what it used to be. Carpets in rooms are in need of a clean, staff aren't as friendly and food is expensive and disappointing .

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
RoyalOakWinsford, Owner at Royal Oak Inn, responded to this review

We understand that some people might find that being quiet is disappointing but the majority of our guests do enjoy the peace, tranquillity and unspoilt nature of Winsford and Exmoor National Park. All our team live in the village and don't consider themselves to be any less friendly than they were as they work hard as a team to make... More

Bicester, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Stayed in this hotel in mid June for the ironman weekend . and what can I say faultless from start too finish and very accommodating great staff and very welcoming and helpful the rooms are great and very clean , and with everything you need as for the restaurant the food was excellent and three very good meals will def... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
RoyalOakWinsford, Manager at Royal Oak Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving your review, I'll pass your comments on to the team. Congratulations to all the competitors who stayed with us for the Ironman Event, everyone successfully completed the course and took home a medal. We all enjoyed having you with us, it was a great weekend More

Do you own or manage Royal Oak Inn?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Royal Oak Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Royal Oak Inn

Address: | Exmoor National Park, Winsford, Exmoor National Park TA24 7JE , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Exmoor National Park > Winsford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Oak Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 14
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Travelocity, Booking.com, Priceline, Venere, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Royal Oak Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Royal Oak Hotel Winsford
Royal Oak Inn Winsford, Exmoor National Park, UK

6 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (6)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay