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Dunkery Beacon Hotel

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“dunkery beacon”(93 reviews)
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Reviewed December 5, 2017

We were visiting a close friend in the vicinity in June. Our stay were for three nights. We were impressed with the traditional country house against such lush & picturesque surroundings in Exmoor National Park. Our room was on the lower floor which overlooked the...More

1  Thank Janette C
Response from Jane B, Owner at Dunkery Beacon HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time and effort to post a review and for your kind words. John was particularly pleased you enjoyed his food during your stay and I very much enjoyed talking to you about my grandparents and their time living...More

Reviewed November 12, 2017

This is a small country hotel, but the service would match any of the top hotels in UK. From the moment of Jane's personal and warm welcome, we were made to feel at home. Room 7 on the first floor is a suite consisting of...More

Thank Neil R
Response from Jane B, Owner at Dunkery Beacon HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for such a glowing review, in particular the mention of a 'young couple'. Having in stayed in many hotels ourselves, we have come to learn what it is that guests want and the close attention to detail expected, so we are always very...More

Reviewed September 25, 2017

We arrived and saw a beautiful, elegant country house. Our bedroom was spacious, as it had a sitting area, the bedroom and bathroom were large and airy and elegant. We had a fabulous night's sleep, as it is in a quiet rural setting. As we...More

Thank Patricia B
Response from Jane B, Owner at Dunkery Beacon HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Many belated thanks for reviewing your 1-night stay with us and we are very glad you enjoyed the peace and quiet of our rural setting (although we are also conveniently placed for exploring Dunster and Porlock, which are only just over 4 and 5 miles...More

Reviewed September 25, 2017

We had an amazing 2 night stay (2nd floor sleigh bedroom) this month. The hosts are absolutely delightful, very friendly and helpful, made our stay thoroughly enjoyable. The detail is faultless, they have thought of everything, and catered well for my wife who is a...More

Thank fortonbear
Response from John B, Owner at Dunkery Beacon HotelResponded October 11, 2017

Jane and I are are very happy that you enjoyed your weekend so much and thank you for your kind comments about the various aspects of your stay. We hope to see you again if you decide to return to this beautiful part of the...More

Reviewed August 21, 2017

Despite the weather not being ideal, this was one of the best short breaks we have taken. The room was exceptionally clean and the large bed wonderful. Food was glorious, beautifully cooked, everybody was very friendly and we felt at home from the minute we...More

Thank StDonats
Response from John B, Owner at Dunkery Beacon HotelResponded October 11, 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a lovely review following your time with us here. We do aim to generate a relaxed and homely atmosphere, so it was good to read that you indeed felt that as soon as you...More

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scilla2015
June 7, 2015|
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Response from John B | Property representative |
Hi There, We can arrange a lunch menu for tables of 8 or more and we do do specials within our Brunch menu such as Steak and Eggs, otherwise as you have seen we mostly do Brunch. Thanks
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Anja635
December 22, 2014|
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Response from Jane B | Property representative |
Hello, yes most of the rooms have king size beds apart from the second floor twin and first floor cosy double, which is a double size bed.
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"All rooms are south facing across to the hills, but room 7 is a highly recommended suite."
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"All rooms are quiet."
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"All the rooms have excellent views, so choose according to budget and accesibility"
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"Our room was a second floor room small but cosy."
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