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Velwell House Bed & Breakfast

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Dartington, Totnes TQ9 6AD, England
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Velwell House Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #2 of 5 Dartington B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I stayed at Velwell House in May for 6 nights after reading the rave reviews on Trip Advisor and we were not disappointed! (Sorry for the delayed review). We were looking for a quiet break in the country and this was perfect. The area is so quiet and relaxing but you are just a short car ride... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

Superb stay in every respect, Val and Gareth are the ideal hosts, attending to your every need. The location of Velwell House is perfect, conveniently situated close to Totnes and also has stunning views across the Devon landscape. Complete and utter peacefulness together with delicious quality food. A gorgeous house in beautiful surroundings. An impeccable stay in every way

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

From the moment I booked our stay at Velwell House I received a wealth of warmth and hospitality. Upon arrival We were greeted at the drive with a wave and smile, helped with our cases to our room, and provided with home made cream scones and tea in the guests sitting room which provided stunning views across the country side.... More

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Rivalta di Torino, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We had a really wonderful stay at Velwell house. The house is beautiful, very clean and quiete, so relaxing. We had super breakfast and the hosts were so kind and helpful to us. A place you don't forget!! Many thanks. Valeria, Massimo and Filippo

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This has to be my favourite B&B. The house is full of great artwork, the rooms spotless and well furnished, gardens perfect to relax in - and the breakfasts! Oh those breakfasts! Why can't all B&B's be like this!

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Helston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Anyone wanting to know what the perfect B&B looks like should come and stay at Velwell House. Val and Gareth are friendly and relaxed, it's a bit like staying with really good friends. Food is very special, rooms are nicely furnished, and very clean. Everything worked well. We even experienced 3D TV for the first time!

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91 reviews 91 reviews
26 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We stayed at Velwell House for 2 nights. Would certainly recommend anyone to stay here. Wonderful uninterrupted views of the Devon countryside. Val made us feel very welcome and the whole house was beautifully decorated and furnished certainly enhanced by Val's artistic flair. Breakfast was great with fresh fruit, homemade bread and cakes and of course not forgetting the full... More

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

We had a fabulous three night stay while we attended a late night dance weekend locally. The whole experience was perfect, from the smell of home baked bread in the morning, home made marmalades at breakfast, the beautiful artworks throughout the house, through to the spacious and very comfortable bedroom. There was even ample room for our yoga mat to... More

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Haverhill, United Kingdom
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33 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Just returned from an Easter break and the title sums it up. Val and Gareth are great hosts and we were made welcome from the moment we arrived. Nothing was too much trouble. The 2 rooms are large and comfortably furnished to a high standard. The bed was most comfortable and guarantees a good night's rest. Wifi was included as... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

A return visit to Velwell House B&B and it was a real treat. A lovely house full of art in a great location, beautiful views across the Devon hills towards Dartmoor. A warm welcome, attention to detail and a delicious breakfast set us up perfectly for the day. Thanks for a great stay, we will be returning again. 5 Stars.

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Address: Dartington, Totnes TQ9 6AD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Totnes > Dartington
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Also Known As:
Velwell House Bed & Breakfast Dartington, Devon - Totnes

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A spacious and luxurious Victorian country house with a contemporary atmosphere and magnificent Dartmoor views. Velwell House is conveniently placed for the A38 but close to Dartington Hall and Totnes. Boutique hotel style comfort at B and B prices. ... more   less 
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