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The Portsmouth Arms Inn

Portsmouth Arms, Burrington, Umberleigh EX37 9ND , England
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Umberleigh
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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42 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We spent four nights here last week and by the time we left we really felt like regulars. Dee and Andy are wonderful hosts and the locals (some of whom travel 10 or more miles to be here) are very welcoming. Particular mentions and thanks go to Lovejoy, Peter, Harry the musician and Glassy, with apologies to those whose names... More

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Exeter
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Well what can I say about The Portsmouth Arms. A friendly local pub with excellent hosts and right of the Exmouth to Barnstaple trainline. You can get off at the station, walk to the pub, have a few beers and a fantastic meal freshly cooked for you. I tried the Tarragon Chicken which did not disappoint and came with SEVEN... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

We had a very late Christmas meal at the Portsmouth Arms, and I have to say, everything was not just good but exceptional, Dee and Andy really looked after us, and nothing was to much trouble. Great friendly pub with good food and friendly service, highly recommended.

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Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Always a sincere welcome. Great food. Good beer and friendly, entertaining locals. Andy & Dee excellent hosts. The apartments are modern and comfortable. Highly recommended. Peter the woodsman has plenty of tales to tell and another guy whose name escapes is a laugh.

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

We decided to take a 5 day "taster" mini break in North Devon, on the recommendation of a friend - who suggested the Portsmouth Arms.The cottage was ideal - beautifully decorated and very comfortable. Andy and Dee were the perfect hosts. The meals (breakfast and evening) were substantial and delicious. Although we were strangers, Andy, Dee and the regulars made... More

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Umberleigh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

We live locally and often visit the Portsmouth Arms for an evening meal. We have always been made welcome - even when we were newcomers to the area, and have sampled some delicious meals. From Sunday roast to simple sausage and mash - 5 star rating!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Attending a wedding at an *extremely* close venue, then visiting friends in the area. Stayed five nights, three in a room in the main building, the last two in one of the cottages. The room was fine, no problems there, then the cottage was just sensational. Immaculately clean, spacious and comfortable. My local friends and I returned to eat in... More

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Ilfracombe
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Stayed two nights in one of the cottages.What a great choice! Excellent accommodation, with everything we needed. Warm and cosy,despite the terrible weather. Ate in the pub both evenings.Excellent food, a great price and huge portions.Andy and Dee were the perfect hosts and nothing was too much trouble.The log fire was an added bonus and you couldn't get me away... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

I can often be found at the bar of the Portsmouth Arms Hotel. Sometimes I am just waiting for a meal - freshly prepared to order. I am fussy about what I eat, as I am sure Andy would agree, but Dee never fails to come up with something delicious. Andy also does a mean vegetarian breakfast! I know I... More

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Stayed over the New Year - Dee and Andy are the perfect hosts, warm and welcoming. Accommodation is very comfortable and warm, great facilities. Good food and drink, we had a great time. Thank you for looking after us again. Penny & Les

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Address: Portsmouth Arms, Burrington, Umberleigh EX37 9ND , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Umberleigh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant
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