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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was the highlight of our tour of Devon. A beautiful house set back amongst acres of woodland. Very secluded! The room was pitch black at night. Cosy little bar and sumptuous breakfast. Very spacious room. Lovely friendly dog! Would definitely stay here again.

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Brighton uk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before we booked this hotel earlier this year, we looked at Tripadviser and found that virtually everyone gave brilliant reviews. Often, high expectations don't match reality but Lydgate House is an incredible exception. This hotel is a real gem, a peaceful place with great views over the river Dart and the moor. The owners, Steve and Karen, go out of... More 

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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like seclusion and a quiet place to stay with top quality food this is the place. Absolutely brilliant. 7 rooms with some ensuite and spotlessly clean. The food is absolutely stunning. We had Bream for dinner and is was spectacular. I cannot recommend this place highly enough

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Thank gradedmeeting
Stephen H, Owner at Lydgate House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review. Karen and I are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and were impressed with the food. Just to clarify all 7 of our rooms are en suite with toilet and either bath or shower. The extra bathroom you probably observed, not far from your room, is a spare one , which can... More 

Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After searching for dog friendly hotels in Dartmoor, we chose to visit Lydgate House. Set in beautiful surroundings we wanted for nothing. Attentive service and amazing food. Better than other 5 star hotels we've visited. Highly recommended!

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Thank Granty2005
Stephen H, Owner at Lydgate House, responded to this review

Dear Granty Thank you very much for your kind review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your room and the food, and that you found somewhere you could bring your dog too as well. Karen and I hope to see you and your wife again some time. Kind regards Stephen H More 

Burnham-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

Evening meal was excellent. Room average as was breakfast next morning. Dogs only allowed in rooms so not really dog friendly as advertised. Dogs not allowed in dining room okay get that not everyone wants dogs around while they're eating. But disappointing not allowed with you in bar for an evening drink. Good views and walks on doorstep.

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Lovely setting and nice room with lovely view of Dart river.very nice evening meal and relax in bar afterwards. Good English breakfast included. Dog tolerant rather than dog friendly though - no access to any public areas. Lovely setting in middle of moor, but don't rely on sat ab to get there!

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

We fell in love with this hotel.....lovely thoughtful touches..... like fresh milk, plenty of variety for the teas.....a little bar.....three course dinners on request...even gluten free bread......and the location could not be better...have not slept so well for months. No complaints.

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Hertfordshire England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

This is a place to escape the hustle and bustle of real life. The house was originally a late 19th century gentleman’s home, set slightly above the River Dart in a secluded part of the valley, in 36 acres of land on both sides of the river. The setting is beautiful, and the short stroll down to the river leads... More 

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Ringwood, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

Just come back from Our third stay in this idyllic and unspoiled place. All clean and calm feel. Generous breakfast with fantastic views. Karen, the chef is amazing. Tasty and unusual evening meals. Generous sizes for a very good value.She makes a lot of things herself. Great choice of wines and champagne, thanks to Steve s knowledge and passion. Ebony... More 

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Stephen H, Owner at Lydgate House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind comments. We are glad you enjoyed your stay again. We look forward to seeing you again in December. Kind regards Steve and Karen More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

Charming small hotel situated in its own grounds with stunning views. Excellent accomodation and both breakfast and evening meals of the highest standard. Meals should definitely not be missed. Ideal location for visiting Dartmoor.

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Stephen H, Owner at Lydgate House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review. Karen and I are glad you all enjoyed your stay. More 

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Additional Information about Lydgate House

Address: Postbridge, Dartmoor National Park PL20 6TJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Dartmoor National Park > Postbridge
Price Range: $108 - $172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lydgate House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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