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Duchy House Guest House

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Tavistock Road, Princetown, Dartmoor National Park PL20 6QF, England
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Braintree, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

My husband booked for us to spend the bank holiday here for our wedding anniversary after enjoying his stay there last year. Sadly, there was a mix up where the new owners were not informed of our booking, but they did everything they could to accommodate us. They were also so flexible around the check in times and could not... More 

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Dorset, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I read all the reviews of this hotel, and decided it would be a good place for myself and 9 y-o son to stay, but I wish I had not. We booked and received a confirmation email, but when we arrived at 6pm there was no one there! We waited for half an hour in what was a freezing and... More 

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Ernie T, Owner at Duchy House Guest House, responded to this review

We really are very sorry that this guest feels so strongly to write such derogatory comments about a place he hasn't even stayed in. He has also put forward a very one sided statement and has failed to state any of the follow up conversations. The truth about this reservation, done through booking.com, was that we had been called away... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This is my third stay at Duchy House in the past three months and have never disappointed. Wonderful hosts, comfortable rooms and a huge fantastic breakfasts. And all for fantastic value for money. Highly recommended.

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Devon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I stayed in the single room for one night. I had a very warm welcome, a very nice breakfast and a very very cosy bed. The room and bathroom were spotless,and although the bathroom was shared, it was fine and didn't really matter. Lovely b&b in a very nice part of Dartmoor, the view from the room was good too!

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

What a treat to come to a guest house like this with such friendly hosts. Ernie and Hilary could not have been more helpful. The rooms where large and spotlessly clean, great shower to help me unwind after some sooty work earlier in the day. I would recommend it to anyone who needs to stay in the area. Hope to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

After arriving very late in the evening after a six hour drive we had a lovely and welcoming stay. The b&b is excellent value for money and location was ideal and very easy to get to. The hosts were very friendly and gave good local knowledge and helped in getting our taxi sorted. Breakfast was delicious and cooked to order... More 

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

What can I say but Fantastic. From being greeted at the door to leaving the property. What a lovely couple. We were motorbike touring and stopped here over night to enjoy the area. Hilary and Ernie keep a very nice place. The room was of a very good size along with the en-suite. Clean, tidy, warm and the breakfast was... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

What a wonderful B&B, right in the heart of Dartmoor National Park. Great central location for visiting local attractions and walking on the Moor. Hosts Ernie and Hilary could not be more welcoming. They make you feel at home from the moment you walk in the door. Rooms are very spacious and clean. Breakfast is amazing, cooked to order and... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Our most recent stay at this Princetown B&B was last weekend. We were in the en-suite double which is a very large comfortable room with good size bathroom including a very large walk-in shower with loads of piping hot water. Ideal to wash off all the dirt and sweat after a long day walking across Dartmoor. Location wise it is... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Stay here 26th,27th April,what a amazing b&b,the owners made you feel right at home minute you walked in,what a lovely couple,room was so nice and got to add very clean,really comfy bed,must say they keep a very clean and tidy house,it was lovely staying there,breakfast was amazing and they kept coming in and asking would we like more toast,tea and... More 

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