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Dartmoor Inn

Moorside, Lydford, Dartmoor National Park EX20 4AY, England
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Dartmoor Inn
Ranked #3 of 7 Lydford B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Hattem, The Netherlands
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This terrible food experience took about 45 minutes. Bad service. Place for 2 near the toilet. A very high chair and a very low chair, strange. We ordered the SET menu. Very, very disappointed. Ask several times for the drinks, they served the salmon starter, and then the drinks after a few repeats. Very small portions, no taste at all.... More

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Aberdeen, Scotland
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54 reviews 54 reviews
28 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The set menu was small but beautifully formed. 2 choices of starters and mains. We both had the fresh crab with Gazpacho soup to start and to follow I had salmon fish cake with a subtle mild curry sauce and my husband thoroughly enjoyed his slow cooked pork belly. Both dishes were beautifully presented. This was not just pub grub.... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

In company with American friends we spent 4 nights in the well sited hotel for touring and walking in Devon.The rooms were spacious and well appointed,the breakfast the best I have had in any hotel and the evening meals of the highest quality . The service was friendly, expert and unobtrusive. I cannot recommend this hotel too highly.

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Tavistock
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Just had an ama-zing meal at The Dartmoor Inn at Lifton. Had warm beef cheek, chorizo and smoked ham salad for starters followed by local Dexter point end brisket of beef and rare roasted rump with all the trimmings....... No exaggeration but I was cutting the meat with just my fork as it was that tender. Desert was ginger sponge... More

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Devon, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
27 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Had lunch here today and have come away feeling disappointed. The starts and main course were all excellent, turbot goujons, cauliflower soup, haddock, lambs liver. but at no time were we asked if things were ok, or if we would like more drinks. We decided on desserts and these were such a huge let down, I ordered vanilla Panna cotta... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
28 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

We had been many times before, for lunch or dinner, but this time we had a three-night winter break on attractive DB&B terms. The room was large and comfortable and the food was carefully sourced, prepared and served. Even the continental breakfast was outstanding - the bread is good and their little pots of chocolate, the unusual jams and jellies... More

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Okehampton, Devon
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Pub is very appealing, cosy with two log fires & an interesting collection of painting. The barman, Ross, was welcoming & knowledgeable Visited evening mid week for a birthday meal; starters john dory in tribute ale batter, plus goat cheese beetroot & hazelnut salad- we impressed right from the outset. it only got better. mains of duck breast & a... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

We would like to thank all the hard working staff for making our Christmas Day lunch stress free and very enjoyable. The atmosphere was very welcoming, and just what we wanted to see on a cold Christmas Day a roaring log fire. The lunch served was superb (as always) we could not of asked for better food or service. The... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Me, my twin sister and nine others went for Sunday Lunch and what a wonderful experience it was, the Mussels in a saffron, leek and cream sauce were cooked to perfection and piping hot, my rack of lamb with a herb crust was equally perfectly cooked -pink and well rested -the vegetables were stunning as was my dessert, a Panna... More

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

Right from stepping foot in the Dartmoor we couldn't have asked for anything more. The staff are helpful and chatty. The food is a different level to what we have recently been served in Taunton and the price is extremely fair. We stayed overnight and cannot fault our nights sleep. Perfect for a weekend getaway.

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Address: Moorside, Lydford, Dartmoor National Park EX20 4AY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Dartmoor National Park > Lydford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Dartmoor Hotel Lydford
Dartmoor Inn Dartmoor National Park/Lydford

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