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The Fisherman's Cot

Bickleigh EX16 8RW, England
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Ranked #4 of 4 Bickleigh B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a two night stay and it up to the usual Marston's standard. Room, spotless, staff very good and the food was typical pub grub. Which was exactly what we were expecting. Lovely setting. Good base for visiting Torquay etc.

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Tiverton, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
9 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Since we last visited here, they have made changes for the better, it is now lighter inside as they have fitted large windows in place of the french windows, after having a lovely carvery inside we decided to go and sit in the garden to have our deserts, a worthwhile decision as my husband decided to take advantage of the... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I met a friend here today and it was a lovely sunny day, and the pub was busy, lots of parking and ample tables for seating outside and indoors, a good carvery and menu selection. I am going to return even though its a 40 miles aways from me! it also has a 5 star food hygiene rating which is... More

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food, good prices, idyllic setting - we didn't stay here, but we did stay around 20 minutes away and still travelled to this lovely place just to sit by the river and eat and enjoy time with our family. They could do with offering a few more different desserts as that menu was very limited. The Cot Gourmet burger... More

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Frome
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77 reviews 77 reviews
9 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reputed to be the inspiration for Simon and Garfunkel's Bridge over troubled Waters, this is a delightful setting for a real English pub serving real ale, good food and a fine wine cellar. We stayed in the Lodge section, adjacent to the main building, and it was roomy with an ensuite, and a private patio. The settee was a little... More

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Sayalonga, Andalucia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
25 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked for 2 nights: were given room 1, next to reception & potentially noisy, but turned out not to be so. Free parking in large car-park left our car a mere 10 yards from the room. The hotel's setting, on the bank of the Exe, with a tumbling water-race in front & a 16th C. arched bridge as backdrop... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we went to the fisherman's cot on way back from cornwall, I booked a double room for one night, looked lovely when we pull up in the car, went into the reception got booked in, we then had to go back outside and around the back to get to our room, it all looked a bit run down and need... More

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Tiverton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went here the other day with my family for my brothers 21st birthday celebrations, and it was superb. We were seated with a lovely view across the river, with the table all set out for us as we reserved a table. The meal was lovely and the desserts were yummy!The service was great and the place is stunning, would... More

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south wales
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6 reviews 6 reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Booked one overnight stay and took a chance after reading past mixed reviews. Overall it is in a lovely setting and we had a river view which was requested in the booking. The exterior and interior could do with some much needed TLC. It is shabby in places and needs minor attention to details. I appreciate it is an old... More

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Harwood, Maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed at Fisherman's Cot for three nights over a Bank Holiday. It was a nice hotel, and the staff was very friendly. We had an issue with the heat in our room, and after we reported it to the front desk it was fixed within ten minutes. The bed was a bit soft, but otherwise the room was clean... More

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Address: Bickleigh EX16 8RW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Bickleigh
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