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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The staff were excellent, the service they offered was very good and they were all very helpful. the food was just fabulous, I had the lamb sirloin and it was so tasty and the vegetables that came with it were just right, I even gave my compliments to the chef as I was so impressed, but unfortunately the room was...

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BrendHotels, Head Receptionist at Barnstaple Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are pleased that you had an enjoyable stay with us, finding the staff and service of a high standard. I apologise if you found the room rather chilly, we can provide extra heaters on request. I have passed on your comments regarding the condition of the bed to...

england
Reviewed 1 week ago

excellent hotel where nothing is too much trouble so this is nit picking really.unsure why lights in outside area of our room 20 are without a switch for us.also on our last stay mathew came out to bar area with dinner menu for us to choose just before our alloted time for sitting down.he then came back to us to...

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London
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is well located for the major roads and (I now know) is quite well served by rail and buses. There is plenty of car parking space. The hotel is lovely and warm despite some bitterly cold weather last week. Rooms are well appointed and spotlessly clean. Special mention must be made of the restaurant where the food is...

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BrendHotels, Head Receptionist at Barnstaple Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us, your lovely comments are very much appreciated, I will pass them on to our Hotel manager. We hope to welcome you back in the future.

Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful nights sleep we both had, followed by lovely full course breakfast. Certainly visit again when coming to Devon. Plesent staff and easy to find rooms. Stairs slightly awakened especially for us older folk.

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BrendHotels, Assistant Manager at Barnstaple Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5 star review During the course of this year we are looking at a lift getting installed in our hotel so it would be even easier to tackle the stairs. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is the most friendly and comfortable place to sit back and enjoy. We spent a 4 day New Year break here and couln't have wished for better. Excellent food and beautifully clean and spacious rooms. Will definitely be back again next year. M&R from Suffolk.

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Thank you for your visit and your wonderful review. I am pleased to see that you enjoyed your New Year with us. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 nights between Christmas and New Year. We have visited previously at this time, but not for over 10 years. There were 4 families and 16 of us in total. The Barnstaple is still as good as ever. We were on dinner bed and breakfast which was great. The breakfasts especially as good as we remembered....

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BrendHotels, Assistant Manager at Barnstaple Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5 star review. I will be sure to pass on your compliments to our staff! We are very lucky with our location being so close to many of North Devon's amazing beaches! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back soon!

Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent hotel, could not find fault with the food, comfort and the staff The pool facilities are clean and modern. Have stayed here 7 times and have never had a complaint. Our room was clean comfortable and towel, tea making facilities were replenished every morning. Easy walk to Barnstaple town centre.

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Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am pleased we met you expectations and you have enjoyed another new year break with ourselves. We hope to welcome you back at the end of the year if not sooner.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at this hotel with our two young children while visiting family in barnstaple on a bed and breakfast basis. We really enjoyed our stay and all of our needs were catered for well. The room was clean and comfortable and big enough to fit all 4 of us in with a travel cot for my youngest son. The...

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Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with your family and took time to enjoy our facilities. I hope you had a safe journey home and look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Horsham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel time warp. This hotel is still living in its hay day from the 70's. However having said that it was clean, friendly with a comfy bed and a decent shower. Kind of what you want really! I did not have breakfast here as I have stayed at their other hotels and the breakfasts have been pre-cooked and then microwaved...

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Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. I would like to assure you that our breakfasts are freshly cooked and eggs are cooked to order. We take pride in the food we serve and our reviews are a testament to our food standards. We hope you visit again soon.

Torquay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 4 nights on B & B only basis. Both of us wanting to get away from some of the Christmas madness. We knew that it wouldn't be too far to travel as we have stayed before so it was ideal for us. Even though it was an hour away from home it was miles away from the...

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Thank you for your review. I am really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and had a relaxing Christmas break. Hope you had a lovely new year and we hope you welcome you back in the future.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Barnstaple Hotel: The Barnstaple Hotel is just a short stroll from the centre of the picturesque market town of Barnstaple, and only ten minutes drive from the stunning North Devon coast. Stylish and contemporary, and with an easy, friendly atmosphere, the hotel is ideal for family holidays with its spacious bedrooms around the pool. Businessmen, too, choose it as a comfortable and convenient venue for conferences and meetings. And if you're planning a wedding, you can be sure of the perfect day of your dreams. Recently refurbished and expanded, the Barnstaple Hotel is the ideal place to relax and unwind. Use it as a base for exploring North Devon's attractions and beauty spots. You'll soon feel at home! North Devon's premier health and leisure centre: The superb new Health and Leisure Club - North Devon's finest - offers you heated indoor and outdoor pools, a high-tech gym, and a range of soothing alternative therapies and treatments. The ideal conference venue. With its easy access to North Devon's major road and rail links, the Barnstaple Hotel is a convenient location for business meetings. We can do everything to make your conference a success, whether it's small seminar or a gathering of up to 350.Your delegates will appreciate the well-equipped conferences rooms, the luxury en-suite accommodation, and the delicious food. When you choose the Barnstaple Hotel for your business meeting you'll have all the advantages of a metropolitan venue with the added glories of the North Devon coast nearby. So why not combine business with pleasure? A family holiday to remember: You and your family can enjoy ten-pin bowling and thrilling go-karting nearby. Within a short drive you'll find golden sandy beaches, theme and farm parks - everything, in fact, to keep your children busy and happy. And the beaches at Saunton and Croyde, with their surf schools, are close by. The Tarka Trail cycle path runs alongside the hotel - why not hire a bike and cycle beside the river to Bideford or Braunton? And with the beautiful Exmoor National Park nearby, you can go wild in the country - it's just a short drive away! Banquets and functions: The Barnstaple Hotel is perfect for celebrations and parties, from small intimate occasions with a simple buffet to extravagant banquets for 300 guests. Our experienced team will be delighted to advise you. Your North Devon Wedding: At The Barnstaple Hotel we take care of absolutely everything to make sure that your special day runs smoothly and successfully. And as well as hosting your wedding reception, we can offer the Arlington Suite or the Ashford Suite if you are arranging a civil marriage ceremony. Our dedicated wedding planner will be on hand to help you make all the right decisions, down to the smallest detail. ... more   less 

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Address: Braunton Road, Barnstaple EX31 1LE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Barnstaple
Price Range: $74 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Barnstaple Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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“Turn all heaters on.”
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“the larger the room number the quieter the room”
 of 5 bubbles mick064, 1 week ago | Read review
“They know there market”
 of 5 bubbles janew151, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“We attended a Christmas Party at this hotel er did not stay.”
 of 5 bubbles petermE9911FK, Dec 15, 2016 | Read review
“Keep the bathroom door open during the night otherwise it will be freezing in the morning.”
 of 5 bubbles Andyromfordfeb2016, Dec 8, 2016 | Read review
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