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Ring of Bells Inn

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The Village, North Bovey, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8RB, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

Really nice atmosphere with friendly staff without being remotely obtrusive. Great food. Would highly recommend. The bathrooms are soon to be updated so the only thing that could be improved sounds like it's in hand.

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Leek, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

I stayed one night here. The room was lovely, clean and welcoming. Although it is small, it has a lovely atmosphere, and the staff were both friendly and helpful. Breakfast was freshly cooked and served hot, in a dining room with a log fire - bliss! If you are visiting Dartmoor National Park - this is a great place to... More 

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Rochdale, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

We attended a do at the nearby Bovey Castle hotel and choose to stay here instead. I'm very glad that we did! There are only 5 bed rooms in this fabulous character inn, ours was overlooking the courtyard. The room had thick Cobb walls and sloping ceiling. The furnishings were traditional, but with a modern twist. I thought the decor... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

A great pub with excellent staff (and being French, that's rather rare for me to say in the UK!) and very friendly locals. Lovely room and food. Phone reception is hard to get there, the better to get a proper break! Great walks around. Definitely going back.

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Thank Elise G
Crawley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

I only had a one-night stay at The Ring of Bells, but it was thoroughly enjoyable. The pub and the surrounding area are really beautiful, and the food was excellent. The room I stayed in (No. 3) was fantastic - large, pretty, with all amenities. The bathroom was clean and more than satisfactory. What impressed me most was the bed... More 

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Thank Christine S
Chepstow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

A great location in a small Devon village. Large bedroom and bathroom which was spotlessly clean. The meals, both at breakfast and supper, were tasty and freshly cooked. The staff were friendly and welcoming and the icing on the cake for us was it being dog friendly. We may well return.

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Thank DenLainey
Rochdale, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

2 days at The Ring of Bells. Really lovely Pub/Hotel, very large bedroom with very good bed and linen. Room 3. Stairs up are precarious, ok it is a very old building. Restaurant was very good, great evening meal and breakfast. Friendly pub bar, soon got chatting to the regulars. The lane down to the hotel is so narrow, if... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

Fab food particularly the lamb and sticky toffee pudding, great setting and attractive building, friendly staff, dog friendly, a short walk from Bovey castle if you want to try something different. Would recommend!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

We opted for the dinner, bed and breakfast and were very pleased with the deal! All very clean, great location, excellent food - both the evening meal and the grease free breakfast which to my delight served cafetiere coffee, friendly staff... would definitely recommend it to anyone.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

A group of four on a lunchtime visit. Staff were friendly and helpful. We have visited here at various times over the last 35 years and of course the inn has undergone various transformations over that period. A lot of energy has been expended recently in developing the smart looking outside paved areas but unfortunately we were left with a... More 

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