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Castle Inn

Station Road, Lydford, Dartmoor National Park EX20 4BH, 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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Tavistock, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Lovely country pub, ideal for walkers and cyclists. Only stopped for Snack (Soup and bowl of Chips). Grandchildren loved it, and said Chips were "top notch". Both were Gluten Free. Will visit again for full Lunch or Evening Meal. We called in Winter, but with a nice Garden this is an ideal summer evening call. The Chef advised that he... More 

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Sudbury, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

What a find this great Inn with a fabulous landlady, Sue, and her friendly staff. The rooms were stylish and comfortable, the food was excellent and the hospitality would be hard to beat. In addition it is right next to the spectacular National Trust Park with the amazing waterfall. What a find and very well priced. We shall definitely be... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Paid just £46 for a stopover at this Dartmoor pub/b&b and we weren't dissapointed. Roaring open fire, friendly locals, good beer and a superb steak and ale pie! The rooms were basic and quite agricultural but perfectly functional and pleasant. The breakfast was among the best I've had - locally sourced full English and a continental selection. The staff were... More 

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43 reviews 43 reviews
21 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

My wife and I had a great weekend in Lydford and the Castle Hotel. The restaurant and food was superb and at good prices, no rip off here. The ambiance was great. The price of the rooms is low for such a location BUT the attention to detail is somewhat lacking. The carpet in the hall and landing leading to... More 

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Woking, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I call it the "Boys Weekend" as I still think that we are boys, but sadly we are all now approaching our 50's! We booked 5 rooms for the weekend. All bedrooms were clean and my 4 poster bed was very comfortable. I felt the bathroom was a little small but that's just my opinion. Sue and Simone looked after... More 

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Ate there twice over a 4 day stay in the village. The homemade steak pie was just amazing, the gammon steak really tasty. The specials board is worth a go if you want something a bit different. Two things I would advise firstly book as there is a lot of walk in trade and second if you go in the... More 

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Saltash, Cornwall
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10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Visited here on Friday 26 September for a quick pint and stayed for 5 hours! Particular thanks to Symmone the bar manager for keeping us so well entertained as well as the local patrons. Also thanks to staff Jane and Carl. Booked in for a meal the next day and although not on the menu the chef agreed to get... More 

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65 reviews 65 reviews
44 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The pub has a public car park opposite which is free with a public toilet facility, the hotel itself is hundreds of years old and full of character, downstairs public areas have low ceiling wooden beams and flagstone floors, to add to the lovely old English feeling there are numerous horse brasses and copper kettles etc in the dining room... More 

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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Called in for a drink and lunch after visiting Lydford Gorge. Very friendly service and great food. The order was taken incorrectly but swiftly rectified and was superb value. Loved the atmosphere and feel of the place. Was exactly what you would want an old Devon country pub to be.

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We ate here this evening - the food and service were wonderful. We'd highly recommend this pub; it has a lovely, warm and welcoming atmosphere and the food is plentiful and tasty. The waitress was just lovely.... very professional, friendly and she made us laugh! Thank you for a memorable evening.

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Address: Station Road, Lydford, Dartmoor National Park EX20 4BH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Dartmoor National Park > Lydford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Castle Hotel Lydford
Castle Inn Dartmoor National Park/Lydford

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