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Lydgate House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Postbridge, Dartmoor National Park PL20 6TJ, England
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Ranked #2 of 3 Postbridge B&B and Inns
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Caen, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a holiday in Dartmoor, it would be hard to better the location of this hotel, right by the Dart and well away from the roads. The only sound is the water rushing along and tumbling over the rocks. The hotel itself is comfortable, but I would hardly rate it as luxurious, as is described on... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an absolutely beautiful place We had the good fortune to stay at Swallow cottage for one week in early October. The cottage is wonderful with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, full kitchen, and living room You wake up to the views of horses roaming the field next to your bedroom You can hike in the moors for a full... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
15 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

My husband and I stayed at this beautiful small hotel for four nights Monday to Friday. We were made very welcome. The rooms are tastefully furnished and all have a small fridge either in the room or on the landing outside. There are toiletries and other little additions like flannels in the bathroom/shower rooms. Each room has tea/coffee making facilities... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

I booked this hotel last minute on the day and the room was held for me and my two dogs. This immaculate hotel is excellent value for money and you can't beat the location. Only problem is the phone signal but what do you expect in Dartmoor! Breakfast was delicious and although I didn't experience dinner I was advised a... More

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London, United Kingdom
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Lydgate House is set in a tranquil valley in the heart of the Dartmoor National Park, close to Postbridge. It is a small country house hotel next to the East Dart River, run by the owners with parking for several cars. On arrival we were invited to ring the bell and enter and met by Stephen in a characterful hallway,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Stayed for anniversary friendly welcoming host delicious food lovely location ideal for short or long strolls on the moor room was great with wonderful views. Dinning and lounge bar area relaxing with views over moors.

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Newport, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

It's about time after about twelve years staying here that I reviewed the place.... the first thing is that it's quiet. Apart from the river. And the birds. Peace comes dropping slow. It's beautifully furnished and finished and maintained and it all ticks nicely. The welcome is good and includes tea and cake, never mind the pleasantries. Bedrooms good... if... More

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Somerset, UK
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76 reviews 76 reviews
59 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

The hotel is tucked away down a private drive/footpath with plenty of parking but no noise from passing traffic. It's quiet, secluded, has great views, and several walks lead from the door. I stayed on a Sunday night, so no meals, but easy to walk to the Postbridge inn (and I saw tawny owls on the way back). My room... More

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southampton
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

We have just spent a few days in this lovely Hotel, our room 'Dipper' was spotless, with some very nice hospitable touches, a fresh bottle of milk for your tea/coffee in your own fridge! An inviting menu led to delicious,mouth watering meals, the breakfasts were equally enjoyable, Again with good choices A warm, relaxed hotel with warm, relaxed hosts who... More

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Hidden away down a private drive you really feel the peace when you arrive. Steve draws on his experience as a landlord before becoming a hotelier to provide a relaxed atmosphere. The food was excellent.

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Address: Postbridge, Dartmoor National Park PL20 6TJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Dartmoor National Park > Postbridge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Lydgate House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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