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Fleet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Rick, Gina and Barbara are fantastic warm people who cannot do enough to make your visit enjoyable and memorable. We stayed for 3 nights on the 10/11 & 12 November B & B. It was my 65 birthday on the 11th November, hence the reason for this short break with my wife. We stayed in room 6 which is very...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We originally visited Bark House 40 years ago when on honeymoon and this weekend we returned to the Hotel to celebrate our Ruby Wedding. The hotel has retained its charm and uniqueness and we were greeted very warmly by the current owners. The accommodation is excellent and the evening meal is great value and very well cooked. Rick and Gina...

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1Thank 54wwi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We felt very welcome at the Barkhouse. Good home cooked food, comfortable bed, warm room and welcoming hosts. They were very nice folk and the B&B is a beautiful old building in a green valley with the sound of flowing water outside. We stayed there using a gift card voucher which a number of other 'participating' venues seemed to add...

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Okehampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just spent a two night break at The Bark House..and we both agree that this B&B/Tea Room is a true jewel of the South West. Large ,comfy. warm and. clean rooms; spacious bathroom with nice large shower; well appointed and welcoming lounge and dining room; ample off road parking and riverside walks. On arrival we sampled their tea...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Bark House has always been a special place, just minutes off the main road between Bampton and Exeter, and in a lovely natural setting on the edge of Exmoor. It has been under new ownership since the summer, but the transition has been smooth. Rick and Gina are warm, welcoming, and helpful hosts, the old building itself is lovely,...

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1Thank travelling1935
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 26, 2016

It was nice to be welcomed by both Rick and Gina. The room was nice and warm, very clean and the shower was good. Cosy bed. I like the feature to the room which was the bay seated window which gave it that cottage look. Breakfast was nice from Rick and also a lovely homemade cake form Gina added a...

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Land's End, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 23, 2016

Perfect location for driving to the moor. Great welcome from lovely hosts Rick and Gina. Rick especially was most helpful with local knowledge, without being overbearing. Our room was wonderfully spacious with the added bonus of an outside door to let the dog out. Breakfasts were beautifully cooked with everything you could need. Would definitely come back again. Thank you...

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Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights, lovely big spacious , clean and comfortable room. The whole guest house was immaculate and the surroundings beautiful. Rick the owner was very welcoming and chatty. Great service at breakfast and top notch food. Highly recommend Midge and Jay

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 16, 2016

My partner and I chose The Bark House as a place to stay for a 2 night stay in Tiverton & a very good choice it was. We were welcomed very warmly by Rick and Gina when we arrived and asked immediately if we would like tea and banana cake, after having had a 4 hour drive the answer was...

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St Columb Major, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 9, 2016

Fantastic hosts made our stay so special, a lovely relaxing break in a beautiful setting. A great base for North Devon, close to Knighthayes National Trust and Dunster Castle only short drives away. A fabulous evening meal at The Bark house and also at nearby Swan at Bampton. We thoroughly enjoyed our time here!

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about The Bark House

Address: Oakfordbridge, Bampton EX16 9HZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Bampton
Price Range: $97 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Bark House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“All rooms have great views”
 of 5 bubbles 54wwi, 1 week ago | Read review
“Room 1 spacious with window seating & en suite”
 of 5 bubbles 175ericr, Sep 16, 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 was spacious”
 of 5 bubbles 228AmandaM, Sep 4, 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 very spacious, with lovely bay window”
 of 5 bubbles jrhp2016, Aug 20, 2016 | Read review
“my room was very comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles Gregoryknights, Jun 20, 2016 | Read review
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