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Fairwater Head Hotel

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   near Lyme Regis & Axminster, Hawkchurch EX13 5TX, England
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Another perfect stay at this delightful hotel. The view from the restaurant /bar are fantastic from the lambs in the next field to the distant hills. The staff make you feel like you are the only guest and remembered us from our last visit 6 months ago! The rooms are large and comfy even when sharing with our large dog,... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for weekend in March with friends. Lovely hotel, great food and the staff are lovely especially Chris the waiter and Javea. Our room over looked fields and was spotlessly clean the only downside was the shower that was a bit slow running. The restaurant and food was great, our friends have a dog and he was made very welcome... More

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
23 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this Hotel 14th -16th March weekend break , when we arrived the weather was foggy & damp , but we were given a warm welcome at the hotel by Receptionist & also shown around & taken to our room which was nice & warm, very well equiped with Mirrors & sockets where you needed them , room... More

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Marlborough, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have just spent a Saturday night here, great location, tastefully decorated reception rooms and large bedrooms with very large en-suite ( we had room no.1). Particularly liked the local information available in the rooms, well thought out and a nice touch, like dog friendly walks and even some dog biscuits for the pooch, as we had arranged to take our... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 via mobile

We had a lovely time at the hotel. The room and bathroom were lovely and it was great to have been made so welcome with our dog. Service and the food were very good. The only downside was that we were asked to make alternative arrangements for our evening meal one evening as they were shutting the restaurant We did... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

my name is jake, i have been going here for 4 years. I love the hotel. chris the waiter is a brillant a good man and the staff are good and friendly. the owners call s me scruff, in a nice manner. i am a west country person who lives up north now so i like the hotel and its... More

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Lyme Regis, England, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

I first went to this hotel a week ago for lunch,the sun was out & i had a dog with me,they very kindly set me a place in the drawing room,the food was fresh & very very tasty,cooked to perfection,so this week went back with my daughter & son -in-law. brilliant.

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Chesham, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Needing to stay overnight at short notice we were struggling to find anywhere accepting our dog as a guest ( come on , East Devon is dog walking territory ) , but we were fortunate to locate this family run hotel from the paws4rest website. Booking by phone was efficient and polite and we were informed that booking dinner was... More

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

If you are out in East Devon looking for Sunday lunch, you will be pleasantly surprised if you stop off in the Fariwater Head Hotel. We chanced upon it by the roadside sign and followed our noses. The hotel is set in the Devon beautiful countyside and tucked away but if you make the short trip, you are met with... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

The Fairwater Head Hotel is an independent family run hotel which we have stayed at several times over the years since it was taken over by the current and delightful owners. It is a lovely quiet retreat and yet very close to Axminster and Lyme Regis. We love the location - down quiet unlit country lanes and it has a... More

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Additional Information about Fairwater Head Hotel

Address: near Lyme Regis & Axminster, Hawkchurch EX13 5TX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Hawkchurch
Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Hawkchurch
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Fairwater Head Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Tucked away in peaceful open countryside and approached down leafy lanes of Hawkchurch - the ‘village of roses’ – the Fairwater Head Hotel is a mere 4 miles from Axminster and 5 miles from Lyme Regis and the Jurassic coast. If you’re looking for a short-break, a room for the night or a romantic, intimate wedding venue, you’ll find the Fairwater Head Hotel the perfect place to relax, entertain or dine in style. ... more   less 
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