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Riverside Inn

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   Fore Street, Bovey Tracey, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 9AF, England
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Ranked #4 of 5 Bovey Tracey B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
w00ly84 London, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went to stay at the Riverside Inn for two nights for a friends wedding. The people were extremely welcoming and very kind, even when I arrived at 10:30pm. One lady even ironed my wedding clothes and sewed a button or two onto my waistcoat for me. My room was nice and very clean. I had a very pleasant stay.... More

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Downderry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed for 3 days for a wedding. Enjoyed all aspects of my weekend, great wedding sunny weather, comfy room, nice brekky, helpfull staff, buffet was amazing, and lastly 4 real ales, 2 of which were brewed on dartmoor. what more could you need!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I and my partner, dined at the Riverside Inn on Sunday 18th May, The menu boast's two for one, this normally means, buy one get one free, however, on this day it did not apply, I asked the girl on the desk if it meant buy one get one free, she said no, I again asked the chef if this... More

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
1 review
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

I first visited the Riverside for their widely advertised carvery in 2012 with my best friend. It was fab, the atmosphere was warm and friendly, the bar service was the same, there was an extremely jolly chef chap at the carvery who spoke about the meat and veg on offer with enthusiasm, the luch we had was great. It was... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

A friend and I booked into the riverside inn to attend a nearby wedding. It was cheap and cheerful, the reception desk was a bit scruffy and we had to walk right through the bar to get to the accommodation. The room (no 2) was adequate, but the shower was a faint dribble and the hairdryer didn't work. The bed... More

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Excellent position for accommodation if cycling the "Dartmoor Way", just a few meters from the cycle route. The Inn was able to provide secure cycle storage. The room was clean and the bed comfortable, with an ensuite shower room. However the shower lacked water pressure and this was the case with our friends rooms too, as not all the rooms... More

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

My wife and I have visited the Riverside for a Mid Day Carvery once before and to be honest were not impressed and found the only thing hot was the plate. However we decided to give the Riverside another opportunity to see if things had perhaps improved, We were not late and arrived at 1.0PM normal for lunch, Our latest... More

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Truro, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

After a very hilly ride on day 1 of the Dartmoor Way it was a true blessing to meet Robin & his staff at the Riverside Inn. I would recommend this place to any traveller but especially to any one on a push bike! Wonderful value for money, good beer & really enjoyable food. Many thanks, FWSB

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Hotel is much more than you expect for the price paid. The staff are very friendly and helpful, and you are made very welcome. Bedroom was a good size and very comfortable and clean. The pub had a lovely atmosphere, mixing easily with the locals. The food was excellent with a good range of meals. Would definitely stay there again.

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Devon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

on arriving in the car park, not very good for wheelchair,someone told us about the carvery for £4.50. my wife and I did not find it to good at all,and for the disabled toilet is something of a nightmare,you cannot get a wheelchair in as well as someone to help the person on the toilet,without nearly knocking the sink of... More

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Address: Fore Street, Bovey Tracey, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 9AF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Dartmoor National Park > Bovey Tracey
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Riverside Inn 3*
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Riverside Hotel Bovey Tracey
Riverside Inn Bovey Tracey, Devon

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A warm friendly hotel nestled at the gateway to Dartmoor. Clean rooms, all bathrooms recently refurbished, and a good eating house that serves amongst other things an all day Carvery at only £3.95. Good warm and cosy public areas, large car park and beer garden. ... more   less 
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