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Chivelstone, Kingsbridge TQ7 2NB, England
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South Allington House
Ranked #11 of 30 Kingsbridge B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from a big family holiday staying in The Laurels. This holiday home easily accommodated the 5 adults and 7 rambunctious children! The house was comfortable, clean and the little things, like hand soap in all the bathrooms made this holiday home go the extra mile. The setting is beautiful and the children enjoyed running & playing... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely 4 nights at this simple but beautiful campsite in the heart of the South Hams. Facilities are basic but fine. Lovely views. The sheep were picturesque but quite noisy and woke us up in the morning but we cannot complain about nature

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

South Allington House is always on our list of 'Must do' places to visit whenever we are on holiday in the area. The cream tea is a delight with home made jams and the service is always friendly and efficient. What really sets South Allington House apart from other cream tea places is the absolutely stunning location.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

A truly fabulous location. With wonderful accommodation. Well appointed. Comfortable clean everything you could wish for . A great getaway with a group of 25 adults and young children accommodation was second to none the big house is great for a big group and the small cottages are better for families . We were very impressed that our video baby... More

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Ivybridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We have just returned from the perfect weekend away with friends staying in the Laurels at South Allington House. The accommodation was perfect for such a large group (8 adults, 6 children under 5) and we had plenty of space for everyone. The grounds are amazing and we couldn't have asked for more. The owners were extremely welcoming and accommodating... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Had a lovely stay there over Easter. There's a lot of space in the gardens for the children to run about, the house was clean and tidy. Of particular note was a large open plan kitchen which suited our large party. Would recommend it.

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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Big family meeting to celebrate a 70th birthday. We occupied both The Laurels (which has an extravagant kitchen) and The Coach House and were made to feel very welcome by Barbara and Ed. Very clean, comfortable accommodation with large grounds, a joy for the children to run around in. We would highly recommend this venue for anybody wanting a family... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

We have just had the most brilliant 70th birthday celebration for my mother at South Allington house. We were a large family gathering and they made everything so easy for us to organise, nothing was too much trouble, even giving us the size of the ovens in the self catering houses so we could plan what dishes to bring the... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

A large house with several types of visitors. The brochure does not highlight that camping is also available so what is expected to be a quite location is in fact very busy in peak season with numerous cars, campers walking across the 'separate gardens' of those paying high prices for self catering accommodation as well as visitors for cream teas.... More

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barneyKingsbridge, Owner at South Allington House, responded to this review

Dear Llew6019 Thank you for your review, although we are obviously disappointed in your comments. We would like to take a minute to address your points below, and hopefully assure you that we are always working on how we could improve. We have introduced signs that will respect the garden areas of the self-catering accommodation. We have changed the visitors'... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Fantastic location about a mile from Lannacombe Cove. Lovely old country house and grounds. Very friendly, helpful owners. Room 2, where we stayed was very large, comfortable bed, great view. Total peace at night. Cooked breakfast was very good, with option for cereal and fruit. Highly recommended.

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Address: Chivelstone, Kingsbridge TQ7 2NB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Kingsbridge
Also Known As:
South Allington House Hotel Kingsbridge
South Allington House Kingsbridge, Devon

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come and enjoy the tranquility and beautiful setting of South Allington House for the perfect rural getaway. Nestled in a picturesque secluded valley minutes from the beach, the magnificent Georgian house offers bed and breakfast en-suite rooms, and self-catering barn conversions, within vast grounds. There is ample parking and you are free to use the grounds, including croquet, tennis court and coarse fishing. Devon cream teas with homemade scones and jam are served on the lawn in the summer. ... more   less 
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