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Thistledoo Bed & Breakfast Croyde

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gizzy made us feel welcome from the moment we arrived. Myself and my pregnant wife were treated warmly throughout our stay. Gizzy was very knowledgable about the area. Great location and very relaxed. Our breakfast was cooked to perfection! Really clean throughout. One of the best B&B's we have stayed in. We will definitely be coming back to Thistledoo in...

1Thank danglav8
Reviewed November 6, 2016

Welcoming clean and well presented b&b and the warmth of the hosts is the real plus. Stayed for 2 nights and really think its great value and 5 minute walk to Croyde beach and short distance from town.Highly recommended.

1Thank Iain S
Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 14, 2016

I spent several days at Thistledoo, with a 2 day break in between down in cornwall, and as I've said before, I really like staying here - great breakfast and a comfy bed, and most importantly, just a 5 minute walk away from croyde beach. Highly recommended.

Thank Andrew_Bigwood
Reviewed August 30, 2016

Gizzy and her husband Ali made us very welcome for our stay in their B & B. Gizzy emailed me the day before to ask the approximate time I would be arriving and said that she would do her best to make sure that one of our rooms were ready so that we could leave our things even though we...

Thank Mitch M
Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

My 6th visit to Gizzy's B&B. Very clean, tidy and relaxed. Gizzy always makes you feel very welcome. Rven with a 5 month old baby in tow. The best B&B I've visited by far. Great breakfast too. Thanks Gizzy see you next time .

2Thank LizPirie
Reviewed August 11, 2016

A wonderful B&B in Croyde! We booked last minute and Gizzy couldn't have been more helpful. A great family room for 3, spotlessly clean and great facilities. Breakfast was perfect, setting us up well for a busy day of surfing and exploring. Gizzy was brilliant and so kind, giving us great advice on everything from surfing to ice cream shops!...

1Thank Unicorn39
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

This is the most perfect little b and b so close to the town centre and the beach! Gizzy is the most welcoming host and makes a fabulous breakfast to get you ready for the day ahead. The rooms are super clean and the beds comfy. We stay here whenever we head to the coast. Would highly recommend ❤

1Thank Victoria J
gizzyhale, Manager at Thistledoo Bed & Breakfast Croyde, responded to this review

Thank you so much for a great review Victoria. Wishing you an amazing day on your special day. Hope to see you soon again. Love to you all x

Croydon, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 22, 2016

share a family run b&b with Gizzy (great breakfasts & local advice) & Alistair (surfing knowledge) in a clean modern house with a comfy bed, at the end of a cul-de-sac not far from Croyde centre & a pleasant walk down to the nearby beach

Thank majoregan
Reviewed July 6, 2016

this b&b is extremely lovely and i would definitely stay here again, comfy beds, extremely delicious breakfast, with a brilliant host. i will definitely come and stay again in that lovely house. also it is right next to the beach.

Thank Luke H
Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Lovely bed and breakfast set in a gorgeous village, 5 min walk from the great billy buds pub. 10 mins from the surf beach of croyde. Run by a great couple Gizzy and Ali Nothing is too much trouble. You can even camp in the back garden.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thistledoo B B Croyde is conveniently situated in a quiet and relaxed area, between one of the countries best surfing beaches and not bad nightlife! Only 5 minutes walk to both. All bedrooms have wonderful views of the countryside, central heating, beverage making facilities and colour TV, Single, twin, double and family rooms available. Traditional English breakfast, vegetarians also catered for. Surfers and families are always welcome, with local knowledge and advice from your host family. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thistledoo Bed & Breakfast Croyde

Address: 7 Bonnicott Lane, Croyde, Braunton EX33 1PU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Braunton > Croyde
Price Range: $27 - $37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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Thistledoo Bed & Breakfast Croyde Devon
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“family room is really spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles lukeh301, Jul 6, 2016 | Read review
“Pick the Double or Family room.”
 of 5 bubbles 534andym, Mar 20, 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in the upstairs family room to the right of the stairs. It was roomy and quiet. Recommend this room.”
 of 5 bubbles deedee_is, Aug 5, 2014 | Read review
“The room we had was very spacious, first floor, at the end on the left as you come up the stairs..good for a couple....it was above the kitchen so a little noisy if you want to sleep in in the morning, but also right next to a bathroom, so very handy.”
 of 5 bubbles su_shan, Jul 17, 2014 | Read review
“If there are no rooms, ask about camping in the garden...”
 of 5 bubbles Satorigold, Jun 18, 2013 | Read review
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