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Highbullen Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Chittlehamholt, Umberleigh EX37 9HD, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Really nice hotel however we were not put in the main building but converted outhouses. Unfortunately we were disturbed quite a lot of the time because of the occupants upstairs where the floors had not been sound proofed well. They are not attached to the main building so you do have to walk a short way to dinner and breakfast.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at Highbullen for two nights over the April bank holiday weekend. The décor is lovely, our room was very comfortable, and the staff were all extremely friendly and obliging. We had a lovely meal in the Devon View restaurant on our first night, and a delicious fish pie in the Cellars restaurant the following night. Breakfast was perhaps... More

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Care was taken by lady taking our booking that we were allocated just the right room for our needs, and reception on arrival was very welcoming. Our room 23 on second floor of the main house was nice and quiet, also spotlessly clean. Maybe a full length mirror could be incorporated somewhere? When bed proved too hard for wife's problem... More

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Dorking, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We visited Highbullen last weekend to celebrate our wedding anniversary. What a great choice! The hotel was recommended by friends and I will certainly be pleased to pass on that recommendation. The hotel itself has recently been refurbished to a high standard but has still retained the charm of a beautiful country house. We didn't stay in the main building,... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Two night family break in one of the forester family rooms. Amazing views from and clean and very large room with a little seating area. We used the hotel to travel around the beaches of North Devon and once on the main road is ideally located. Ate in the brassiere the first night which which had a midweek offer of... More

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely hotel in a most beautiful setting and certainly a location to enjoy a relaxing break. So much to commend this hotel for but, as a hotel that pitches itself at the top end of the market, a number of niggling issues can be identified. The plus points include the location and scenery, the quality of the rooms, and... More

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Devon, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel has character and style, it is in the most fantastic location with stunning views from both the bedroom, lounges and the dining room. Spotless with care taken in every detail. The staff are very friendly and helpful, the food was excellent, the room was lovely and the linens perfect. There is a golf course here and i met... More

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent. Even before we arrived, staff phoned to ask if we had any special requirements. The water was piping hot, the bed so comfortable and the food excellent. The portion size seemed to increase as the meal went on, huge cheese board. The staff were attentive, friendly and very helpful. Large, immaculately clean room. It is rare to stay somewhere,... More

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff at Highbullen Hotel were very friendly and accommodating and made our anniversary stay an amazing experience. We had dinner at the Devon View Restaurant and the food was very tasty and the views were fantastic. both nights were very special to us. We also enjoyed the use of the spa facilities and the bar where the staff were... More

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Dorking, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us stayed at High Bullen a for golf and walking break. We did so all enjoy it - the golf course was challenging and we walked the lovely countryside which surrounds the High Bullen Hotel. It is a beautiful, very well run, country house with friendly and attentive staff where nothing was too much trouble. The food is... More

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Also Known As:
Highbullen Hotel Umberleigh
Highbullen Hotel Umberleigh, Devon
Address: Chittlehamholt, Umberleigh EX37 9HD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Umberleigh
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 2 hotels in Umberleigh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Highbullen Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Highbullen Hotel, Golf and Country Club is set in a 125 acre estate in the heart of North Devon, with far reaching views down the Mole Valley and across to Exmoor. Here you will find a warm welcome, comfortable and luxurious surroundings and the opportunity to enjoy an unrivalled selection of activities on site and nearby.Highbullen has been fully refurbished in 2013, including all the rooms, restaurant and all public areas.There is an 18 hole USPGA specification golf course and a extensive leisure facilities, including swimming (indoor and outdoor), gym, sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi and tennis.Nestled between Dartmoor and Exmoor and within easy reach of Exeter in one direction and the Atlantic coast in the other. Guests can take their pick of accommodation - from a luxury room in the impressive Victorian "Arts and Crafts" manor house, to a selection of peaceful rooms located around the estate.Nearby you can walk on Exmoor or the South West Coast Path, with breathtaking views, or enjoy all the activities and attractions of this beautiful part of North Devon. ... more   less 
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