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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a two night stay at the Lovely Bark House. It's a beautiful country cottage with a warm and cozy feel to it throughout. Very clean and tidy. The location is beautiful. The building overlooks a beautiful orchard, field and river that attracts beautiful birds. The Breakfast and dinner can be enjoyed from a nice dining room with a...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a really nice 2 day break at Bark House, Rick and Gina were lovely and friendly and were really happy to help in anyway. Food was great, our room (6) was fab. Walked to the local pub the Red Lion which was a real find and do great food, might be a bit too long a walk for some(...

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were welcomed to the hotel by by Gina and shown to our room which was so pretty and welcoming from the bathroom to the bed was first rate. Both Richard and Gina are warm and friendly and made us feel so welcome. We would certainly recommend this to anyone and even though we are about to move overseas would...

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Barnston, Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our girls treated us to a weekend break and we chose to stay here after checking out reviews. So glad we did! Rick, Gina and Barbara made us feel so welcome and looked after. Their enthusiasm for their new(ish) venture is really infectious. Even though the building needs a little attention, our room was lovely and comfortable, clean and had...

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Hastings, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for two days and were very well looked after indeed! Excellent breakfast and dinner on both days. Rick is an excellent cook and Gina a great host. Would become a great boutique spa hotel as my wife and I both had superb massages. Definitely visit again in a beautiful location on the edge of Exmoor.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Most places out of season let their service slack but not here. Lovely welcome. The room was a little small but very comfortable and impeccably clean with a comfortable bed. Nice bathroom with a shower with great pressure - shower does seem to only run hot; not a problem this time of year but could be in the summer. The...

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Poole
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to stay at the Bark House after buying a voucher from Buy a Gift. Checking on the reviews on TripAdvisor indicated that it should be a good place to stay. We were not disappointed! The friendliness of the owners was outstanding, what a joy to meet such lovely people. Gina, Rick and Barbara have only been the owners...

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Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

Friendly and very helpful owners..coped excellently with my dietary requirements. Lovely comfortable bed, clean and pretty room. Will happily revisit. Also it's a great location for walking and their recommendations were wonderful. Thank you for a lovely break.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 18, 2017

We stayed here midweek for 2nights. The room was nice and clean and had a comfortable bed. The hosts were really friendly and nothing was too much trouble. This is a quiet area with little on the roads. There are p!entry of places to visit and to eat if you don t eat in. This trip was bought as a...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 15, 2017

I don't normally write reviews, but this place was so good I've had to break my habits! Our cosy, well decorated room was characterful and clean. The food was well cooked (great crispy bacon!) and some of it locally sourced. We also had aromatherapy massages which were absolutely brilliant. The river is just across the way and places to walk,...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Bark House

Address: Oakfordbridge, Bampton EX16 9HZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Bampton
Price Range: $95 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Bark House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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The Bark House Hotel Bampton
The Bark House Bampton, Devon
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“Room one was ours but would imagine all rooms to be lovely”
 of 5 bubbles Suedalbrown, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Our room no 2 was on the front overlooking the meadow and river”
 of 5 bubbles mistabeat, Feb 18, 2017 | Read review
“All the bedrooms have lovely views”
 of 5 bubbles ChessyLiz, Feb 14, 2017 | Read review
“We only looked at one room. It was not large, but it was nicely decorated, warm, plenty of hot water & really clean.”
 of 5 bubbles K8rv, Feb 5, 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have great views”
 of 5 bubbles 54wwi, Nov 29, 2016 | Read review
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