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Rose Bank Guest House

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We broke the long journey home from Cornwall with a very pleasant stay in Porlock. Chris and Sue made us feel most welcome and at home at Rose Bank. We stayed with our children in the family room which was very clean and spacious with stunning views across the hills. We all enjoyed our breakfast, there is an excellent choice... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Since our last visit to Rose Bank, the owners have changed. So it was nice to see that the same high standards were being maintained. My wife and I stayed for 15 nights, so it was essential that we were comfortable and that the breakfasts, room and facilities are of a good standard. Right from the start, the new owners,... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just returned from a 4night stay at Rose Bank. The breakfast was excellent as were the standards of cleanliness. Sue and Chris made us and our dog feel very welcome and we would highly recommend this guest house. It was also a pleasant change to find such a dog friendly village where they welcomed you in pubs so you could... More 

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed two night stay here,Chris &Sue are very friendly,plenty of places to eat in village and some lovely old pubs plenty of walks and some great scenery,hope to stay again next year if not sooner..

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Bath, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a 3 night stay at Rose Bank last April with the proprietor John, a really nice, friendly personable chap who understood our needs perfectly. That is to say my hubby has had a neck opp, so we need twin beds for his comfort Also we have a little boarder terrier, so the first floor is nearer to the... More 

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Gosport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

What a beautiful B & B set in the lovely village of Porlock which has everything you need for an enjoyable break great food and beverage outlets, scenary, history and a community who take time to make you feel welcome and at relaxed. The Rose Bank offers excellent value, the rooms are well maintained with all mod cons and thoroughly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Chris and Sue have only taken over this guesthouse two weeks ago but they had already been sourcing their breakfast ingredients from the local stores. They were also more than helpful and welcoming when we arrived exhausted from a long journey, and on the second day when we returned wet and bedraggled from a day's walking. I'm sure the sun... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

We found this a lovely place to stay when we were walking the South West Coastal Path. The proprietors were really nice and my room had a wonderful shower with jacuzzi style jets (great after a 9 mile walk!). It is centrally situated and there is a good pub (The Castle) nearby where we had a great drink and meal.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here overnight as a direct result of favourable online reviews and they weren't wrong. Excellent welcome from the proprietors and really great service . Even changed the location of our room to one with a better view when they discovered that we liked to " stargaze." Breakfast is plentiful and top- notch . You won't be disappointed. Highly recommended

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

We could not have been made to feel more welcome by the hosts / owners of this beautifully kept guest house. The location is great, Porlock is situated in the heart of Exmoor and a short 15min drive from Minehead. The village has a couple of nice pubs and restaurants so the fact that the B&B does not provide evening... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rose Bank is an 1856 Victorian Property, awarded E.T.B. 4 star silver award status; situated in an elevated position on Porlock High Street close to all the village Amenities. John & Elaine Stenner have a lifetime of experience in the hospitality industry and after 7 years have astablished Rose Bank as a Premier quality Guest House in the village,and very proud to have received the 2012 Tripadvisor Award of Excellence.This autumn we have reduced our room numbers from 6 to 4 and as a result have been able to install a new residents' lounge with TV and refreshment facilities, as well as extending the breakfast and dinner menu, a move designed to maintain our high end status. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rose Bank Guest House

Address: Rosebank High Street, Exmoor National Park, Porlock TA24 8PY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Porlock
Price Range: $87 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Rose Bank Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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Rose Bank Guest House Porlock, England
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