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Ring of Bells Inn

The Village, North Bovey, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8RB, England
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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Kristiansand, Norway
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my wife stayed one day in North Bovey in september 2014 and had a wonderful time. The Ring of Bells was obviously old - slightly crooked, some low ceilings, narrow staircase, but it only added to the charm. It was clean, staff was friendly, the food was good and we felt like we got a lot value for... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed a night as part of our 27th wedding anniversary celebrations. We liked North Bovey when we arrived and thought the village and pub charming. We were welcomed in to our room and had a light bite for lunch in the pleasant courtyard. Went for a walk, came back for a quick drink & were pleased... More

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Woodbridge, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Ring of Bells is a lovely old inn on the edge of Dartmoor, with some good walks to be had straight from the pub. A nice touch is the walks leaflet in each room. Speaking of rooms, mine was gorgeous, tucked under the mediaeval roof line with a window and window seat overlooking the courtyard. Very comfy bed and... More

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Ring O Bells really is a traditional English Inn, historic, thatched roof, in an idyllic Devon village, church, pub, village green, thatched cottages, not a satanic mill in sight but Blake’s words entered my subconscious. If I was asked to recommend a traditional English Inn this would be it. Far from the madding crowd, do not trust your Sat... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stumbled upon this hotel/restaurant and booked a table for that evening. We certainly we're not disappointed. The menu is tempting and the meals presented were delicious. Cosy and friendly atmosphere with helpful staff. The whole experience was excellent.

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Fehraltorf
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We spent two nights the the Ring of Bells Inn and enjoyed them very much. It is off the beaten track and therefore very quiet. It makes for a relaxing sleep. The pub is frequented by the locals and has its own special atmosphere. The food and the drinks served are very good. North Bovey is an ideal place to... More

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North Bovey, United Kingdom
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful pub with superb, well priced food. Richard the landlord is very hospitable and the whole experience is first rate. Good beers, fabulous countryside for walking, running and cycling. Nog to be missed.

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Kildare, Ireland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

The Ring of Bells in North Bovey is an unmissable gem! There are no street lights, no traffic lights, no shops, no noise in the town! Just the 5 bedroom inn : The Ring of Bells - right out of a postcard with its thatched roof, low ceilings, uneven floor and black wooden beams that anyone over 5'9 will crack... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The Ring of Bells in North Bovey has the advantage of being in one of the most beautiful parts of the West Country. It also has the advantage of being quite charming. There is nothing flashy here. It is still a pub for the locals and there were a fair number in to watch the World Cup Final at the... More

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Warminster, United Kingdom
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Stayed one night using 4 rooms with cycling mates and I must say there can't be many more quintessential English setting as North Bovey and the ring of bells. The Inn is truely welcoming with great rooms and great food which almost made it a shame to go cycling across Dartmoor !

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Address: The Village, North Bovey, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8RB, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Dartmoor National Park > North Bovey
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 5
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