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The Smugglers Haunt Hotel

Church Hill, Brixham TQ5 8HH, England
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Ranked #5 of 6 hotels in Brixham
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Exmouth, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I made a late booking direct with the hotel. The rate was very good and the hotel was well located. No parking on the premises but just across the road, so all good. I received a warm welcome from the owners. The room was spotlessly clean, the breakfast hit the spot and I slept well. All in all very good.... More

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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Was a bit wary when stepped inside the inn/hotel - it smelt musty and of stale beer BUT the room was spotless, as was the en-suite. I would assume it was newly refurbished. The bed was comfortable and the décor and furnishings were very good. The corridor to the rooms is winding as you would expect with a very old... More

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Pontypool, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Love smugglers haunt ....john and jean made myself and paul very welcome ......we stayed in room eight nice and big.... bed really comfortable .....shower nice and hot for a old building lots of nice fluffy towels ....breakfast really good full cooked or watever u wanted they would try and accommodate you ....very friendly stuff .....good value for money .....loved our... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for one night, in Room 11, at the end of June 2014. Visitors have to accept the Smuggler's Haunt for what it is - an old, character pub with budget rooms at the top of narrow stairs. I was travelling on business and my firm booked low cost accommodation. It did the job and I don't have any complaints,... More

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Edenbridge, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Only stayed one night (room 14). Good value - great cooked breakfast. Warning - Do not book if you can not manage small steep staircase but it is an old building after all. Very comfortable bed lovely large clean bathroom with big bath. Noisy only due to sound of church clock & traffic. Would of liked more milk in the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

If your looking for somewhere to stay in Brixham, highly recommend this hotel , full of character, clean and tidy ! Great location, we stayed here bank holiday weekend with our 1 year old son as we were at a wedding down here . The owners were very friendly and welcoming and breakfast was great, serverd quick and catered for... More

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bicester, oxfordshire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We spent 3 nights in the Smugglers Haunt and thoroughly enjoyed it. The building is old so you have to appreciate and accept creaky floors and wobbly furniture. However, there isn't really an excuse for laying a cheap carpet on top of another (!). The carpet in room 2 has 'walked' across the room ! There is a 2 inch... More

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North Wales
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

It was our first time in Brixham and we were delighted to find the Smugglers Haunt Hotel. It's quainteness was wonderful, the staff most welcoming and the food was extremely enjoyable and reasonably priced. Thank you for your hospitality. we were not staying at the venue but spent two lovely evenings, meeting and making friends. Would recommend.

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Paignton, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

What a charming place in a great location, shame about the dodgy over priced food along with an over missarable Barman who needs to smile and talk the the costomers, feel sorry for the Waitresses having to put up with such a grouch, at least they were polite, food was poor what a waste of such a historic building.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Our room was at the top of 2 flight's of stairs. On entering the room we were met by a beautiful olde worlde room with beams. The bed looked beautiful with a selection of cushions and pillows. It was also extremely comfortable. There was a great assortment of teas coffees and biscuits. Good choice of tv channels. A lovely quiet... More

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Address: Church Hill, Brixham TQ5 8HH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Brixham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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