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Springfield House

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New Road, Instow, Bideford EX39 4LN, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place is full of interesting bits and pieces, the bedrooms are furnished to a very high specification! I stayed in the walnut room and the double bed was devine. I didnt close the curtains that eve as the. Jew over the bay was just too enchanting. And when I woke up the next morning it was a delight to... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lucinda and Edward are 2 warm hearted generous hosts who have a little cottage attached to the main B&B House. Whilst we never tasted their breakfasts as we were self catering everything you could possibly need was provided. The double bed is worth mentioning as very comfortable with super quality linen.The village shop is a 5 minute walk away and... More 

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

We booked Springfield House as our last visit whilst touring the south west ...what a find...we arrived at 4pm and was greeted by Tulip the owners dog...Lucinda came to greet us and made us very welcome, showing us to our very stunning room....she went off to make us tea and cake which we ate outside overlooking the stunning views,.... Lucinda... More 

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Yateley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

This is excellent accomodation. Whilst compact downstairs,it has everything you need for a comfortable stay. We appreciated the tour of the main house and the gardens.Their free range eggs are the best we have ever tasted ! Thank you again. Gerard P

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Tennessee, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

My wife and I stayed at Springfield house during a golfing trip to Devon. It was the perfect home base to travel to Westward Ho! and up to Saunton. We booked the upstairs apartment, which gave us loads of room and was a great place to stretch out and relax after playing golf. Edward and Lucinda are magnificent hosts. Springfield... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Love this place and whenever we visit Devon we stay at Springfield House. Lucinda and Edward are wonderful hosts and the breakfast they serve is delicious - fantastic local produce. This place is suitable for both couples and families. Highly recommended!

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2brownladies, Owner at Springfield House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We love having you both to stay. Bigger omelette pan on order to fit the English breakfast in!! All the very best for September. More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

This excellent B&B is set in a large, rambling period property with every nook and cranny filled with interesting objects and antiques. The rooms are spacious as are the bathrooms. The lounge and dining room offer great views over the estuary. Edward and Lucinda, your genial hosts are there to offer hot tea, freshly toasted fruit bread and later if... More 

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2brownladies, Owner at Springfield House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments and a very accurate description of the house! Edward and I very much enjoyed having you all to stay and hope the rest of your walk went well. The 'girls'are laying well, so scrambled eggs will always be here for your return! More 

Inverness, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

We stayed in this fabulous b&b for 4 nights. Edward & Lucinda made us very welcome and the accommodation is great - very spacious and comfortable. Breakfasts were so good too. The location is very convenient for exploring all of north Devon with good venues in Instow for eating out. Don't miss the Hockings ice cream!

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2brownladies, Owner at Springfield House, responded to this review

Loved having you both to stay. Hope your trip up North wasn't too awful. I'm so glad you enjoyed what North Devon has to offer, there's a lot more to see, so you'll have to come back for a second viewing!! More 

Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Stayed for a long weekend at the end of March 2015 with our dog in the self catering cottage, it was spotlessly clean and really cosy, we had a log fire every evening. Its within easy walking distance of Instow with its lovely Deli and great pubs. The owners Lucinda and Edward could not have been anymore welcoming and helpful,... More 

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2brownladies, Owner at Springfield House, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed the cottage. It is looking particularly lovely in the garden at the moment with all the flowers out. You must come back and see it soon. More 

Portishead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We stayed in the main house, which is really beautiful. The welcome was warm, with afternoon tea and homemade ginger cake ready and waiting. Our room was very comfortable and with stunning views over the Estuary. The facilities are great, breakfast was delicious and nothing was too much trouble for our hosts. Would definitely go again.

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