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Fleet, Hants
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for 4 nights in the self catering apartment which was spotlessly clean and comfortable. Location is great for visiting local beaches and places of interest, and the owners were charming. Don't miss Woolacombe beach or the candle maker in Lynton. For a lovely meal the Station Hotel about 4 miles away is good value for money

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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We only stayed here for two nights, but wished it could have been more. The owners Mark and Desi were fantastic, so friendly and helpful, going above and beyond to make our stay a relaxing comfortable one. The two bedroomed apartment was lovely, clean and very comfortable and the cooked breakfast was delicious! The surrounding countryside is just breathtaking and... More 

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Witney, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in 2 bedroom apartment on a bed and breakfast basis. Apartment was really clean and comfortable with good sized lounge and more than adequate kitchenette. Breakfast as good as any we've had. The couple running it couldn't be more accommodating.

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1 Thank BryanMitchell
Plymouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

the owners of the hotel were the nicest most genuine people you could wish to meet made to feel welcome as soon as we arrived and felt like whatever we asked was not too much trouble, the accommodation was clean and spacious we stayed in the dean suite and the location was perfect for a getaway from all the stresses... More 

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Taunton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

When we arrived we felt welcome immediately - we were shown to our private unit which had its own lounge area - a huge bonus for us. We enjoyed a great stay and a top quality breakfast in the morning. Couldn't do enough for us - many thanks for a great stay.

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Horwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

Moorlands Hotel is an excellent place to stay. It is in a perfect location for visiting North Devon's lovely towns and beaches. The hotel is situated within acres of tranquil and peaceful gardens, which are ideal for young and old to enjoy. We stayed in the one bedroom apartment (Dean Suite), which is spacious and has everything you need if... More 

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Stayed for 4 nights in wonderfully equipped self catering apartment. Good location for hiking and general sight seeing. Excellent hosts and reasonable price. The apartment was clean and obviously well cared for. Good wifi reception in hotel lounge, despite remote location. One could not have asked for more. Look forward to paying another visit to this gem of a place.

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1 Thank Bob G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

We arrived an hour early but that was no trouble for the owners. We had booked self-catering and were upgraded from the 1-br apartment to the 2-br apartment on the top floor at no extra cost and what a delightful stay. A much needed break from any human contact, luxurious bath and shower, lovely deep and comfortable bed with crisp... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

My return to Moorlands this time was on my own, to spend 2 days driving at the adjacent Lynton & Barnstaple Railway. The warmth of the welcome felt like coming home and the refurbished single room was truly superb. The grounds in the evening are magical - full of birdsong and beautiful spring flowers. Because I had to leave at... More 

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Midsomer Norton, null, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

Great location for the Start of Endurance Life run. Good size room (1) and ensuite. Very friendly owners and good facilities. Free good speed wifi in Lounge and breakfast room. Only stayed one night but would definitely return.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Moorlands, formerly Woody Bay Station Hotel. Relax and unwind in our comfortable and quiet guesthouse. Set in six-acre gardens and surrounded by Exmoor countryside Moorlands offers 4 star accommodation with licensed dining room, residents lounge with open fire and secluded outdoor swimming pool. All adjacent to the spectacular Lynton and Barnstaple Narrow Guage Railway. The perfect retreat for the railway enthusiast and country lover alike. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Moorlands

Address: Moorlands Woody Bay, Parracombe, Exmoor National Park EX31 4RA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Parracombe
Price Range: $84 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Moorlands 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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