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Dolphin Hotel

Station Road, Dolphin Square, Bovey Tracey, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 9AL, England
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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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Redruth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

My Partner and I stayed up at the Dolphin this past weekend for a Photo Lecture day on the saturday - I decieded to drive up on the friday so not to feel two tired on the saturday as the talk was due to start at 10am. We checked in on the friday in the afternoon after driving up from... More 

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Lovely place , always good food and a varied menu catering for all tastes, reasonably priced and friendly service . Can thoroughly recommend . Probably advisable to book as very popular .you'll go back again.

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Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

This is an old coaching inn on the edge of Dartmoor, in the pleasant village of Bovey Tracey. There is quite a busy road to the front, but didn't affect my stay, or sleep. It's a traditional pub with clean rooms over. If you're looking for a modern themed pub, this is not for you. The décor and carpets could... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I have eaten at the Dolphin several times and always had a great meal and have never found fault with the service or the quality of food. I recently took my brother and SIL (who is fussy) hoping that they would enjoy it, fortunately they did and still rave about the meal now. The menu is what I would describe... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Had 2 evening meals here over the August bank holiday ... could not fault the service and hospitality of the landlord and his bar and waitress staff serving top quality food ... excellent, great atmosphere, thoroughly enjoyed our meals, would highly recommend ... (only wished we had booked our 2 nights accommodation here instead of the dreadful 2 nights spent... More 

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Truro, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Had lunch here yesterday while cycling the Dartmoor Way. Lovely lunch with very fresh salad. Waitress was brilliant - nothing was too much trouble and she even filled our drinks bottles for us !! Thank you !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

Yet another fab lunch today. Great food, friendly service, but that's what we expect and always get at the dolphin! We are so impressed with their quality that we even asked them to sponsor our youth football team, as we are proud to associate ourselves with them. Take our advice and have a lovely meal and a quality pint of... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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28 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 via mobile

We went for a meal with my family and found the atmosphere really cosy. Your never sure what the food will be like .....it was the freshest food I have tasted for a long time. The salad looked like they had just fetched it from the garden. Our steaks were cooked exactly as we had ordered. The staff were all... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The Dolphin Hotel is a typical coaching inn set in the pretty village of Bovey Tracey. We had a room at the front, no. 8, which was clean and comfortable. However, as the weather was hot during our stay and the room got a lot of sun, we did find it hard to sleep at night with the heat. There... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

'Average' is probably too harsh. The Dolphin is a good basic hotel. We had a comfortable room and a good breakfast. The room had tv, tea and coffee and a few biscuits. It was clean and, other than the tractor rally that seemed to be taking place on the road outside at the time we stayed it was quiet. The... More 

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