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The Portsmouth Arms Inn

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Portsmouth Arms, Burrington | Umberleigh Devon, Umberleigh EX37 9ND, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Horncastle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I book accommodation for our engineers all over the UK and always ask for their honest opinion so that I can put on our approved list of accommodation and therefore use again if it is good. The feedback from Graham on The Portsmouth Arms was 'One of the best with amazing hospitality' Extremely friendly, great food, clean with super accommodation... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We visit this pub on at least an annual basis as we stay in accommodation locally. Always a warm reception in the pub from the landlord and his wife, and the locals. Guarranteed a hearty and tasty meal here.

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Nantwich, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We stayed here for a couple of nights whilst touring around Devon and Cornwall. On arrival we were greeted as if we had only visited yesterday. In fact it's about 40 years ago! Andy and Dee and the folks at the bar made us extremely welcome and within minutes we were chatting like old friends. Our room was very attractive... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

What a fantastic place to stay. We had a fab four night stay with great food and were made to feel like one of the locals - as they're great fun too. Dee and Andy are fantastic hosts and will do anything for you including dietary requirements with your evening meals and breakfasts. Cottage accommodation is spotless and very comfortable... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Another enjoyable stay at this very friendly Way Side Inn. Dee and Andy make you very welcome, as ' Mine Hosts', and the Locals compliment the environment, with their banter and friendly behaviour. The associated accommodation and cottages are an ideal retreat from the Pub, making it drinker user friendly. The food in the Pub is excellent, and very good... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The landlord was very friendly and welcoming. The rooms were pleasant but basic. The meal was above average pub grub. But my room was above the bar and there was very loud conversation below until nearly midnight. And the rooms at the front are on a very busy road with a lot of lorry traffic from early morning. Not the... More 

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waterlooville uk
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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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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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Address: Portsmouth Arms, Burrington | Umberleigh Devon, Umberleigh EX37 9ND, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Umberleigh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4
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