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The Royal Oak Inn

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Station Road, South Brent TQ10 9BE, England
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Ranked #4 of 7 South Brent B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The Royal Oak is referred to "The Oak" by citizens of the oft-forgotten getaway on the cusp of Dartmoor between Ivybridge and Ashburton on the A38 called South Brent. There are three Inn options: the Pack Horse Inn (village-centre); Glazebrook House (modern luxury retreat outside the centre) and the Royal Oak Inn. Of these three options I find the Oak... More

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67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Had never stayed in rooms above a pub before so wasn't sure what to expect.Husband went ahead to check in while I parked in the public car park around the corner - he came back with the thumbs up! Our room (Room 3) was spacious, spotless, warm and well equipped with everything you would expect in a high class hotel.Bathroom... More

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Had an one night stop over at this excellent pub, very friendly and attentive staff, lovely choice of vegetarian options on the menu and 3 very well kept local beers from the Dartmoor and Teignworthy breweries. Would recommend highly to anyone who wants to stay in south Dartmoor area

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Wareham, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Had a great couple of nights stay here for a wedding. The staff were fab really friendly and great fun nothing was too much trouble. Breakfast was delicious and the rooms were lovely and clean and well stocked with coffee tea etc the beds were very comfy.

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Bromley, Kent
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I first stayed here in 2011 on my own as I have an elderly relative who lives in sheltered accommodation in South Brent. I described it at the time as faultless. I stayed last weekend with my partner and it is still faultless. Both times I have stayed in Room 3. It is clean, bright and spacious. Bed is very... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

I must confess, when we originally booked the room, we didn't expect too much, given the reasonable room rate, and that sometimes rooms above pubs can leave something to be desired, but as soon as we arrived, we knew that this wasn't the case at all... The room in the Oak was of a really good size, and was clean,... More

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Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

This pub was chosen more out of convenience than for any other reason, but I was very pleasantly surprised by the service I received. I was meeting an old friend and wanted the evening to go well. It was very quiet when I first arrived, but this was mainly due to the fact that it was early. Both my friend... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

We had a splendid Sunday lunch featuring something to please everyone: succulent roast lamb, delicious home-made chicken nuggets and savoury cheese and potato filo pie followed by traditional desserts and washed down with local ales. We will definitely be back! Friendly service, enormous portions and good value for money.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

We were staying in South Brent for a couple of days and decided we would have a pub meal in the Royal Oak and enjoyed it so much we returned the following evening for another meal. I had lambs liver which was cooked to perfection and my husband had beefburger which was also delicious, compliments to the chef. Next time... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

I used to live in South Brent and drink at this pub 30 years ago as a student, so I was intrigued to find how things had changed. As it happens the pub rooms were really nice, great showers and a really brilliant price for the twin room which a buddy and I shared for our one night stay while... More

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Additional Information about The Royal Oak Inn

Address: Station Road, South Brent TQ10 9BE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > South Brent
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in South Brent
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Royal Oak Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Royal Oak is a friendly, family run Inn at the heart of the Dartmoor village of South Brent. Recently transformed after a complete refurbishment the facilities now include a cozy bar, air conditioned restaurant, covered courtyard area, private function room and 5 luxury en-suite bedrooms. ... more   less 
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The Royal Oak Inn South Brent, Devon, England

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