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West Down Guest House

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

It is unusual for us to go back to the same place as we like new adventures, however, when it comes to West Down in North Devon we just can't keep away. Roger and Brenda are excellent hosts, nothing is too much trouble and the homemade food is excellent. We will be back again soon.

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devon_life, Owner at West Down Guest House, responded to this review

It was great to have you back with us again and that you enjoyed your stay. We love the evenings having a catchup More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ready for a break from work or in need of recharging before the grand kids break up; I can't decide which but was ready for a relaxing time. We found it here. A beautiful North Devon location, as you'd expect, and a beautifully well maintained rural guesthouse with spectacular grounds and flower displays with seating for every possible occasion to... More 

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devon_life, Owner at West Down Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind remarks we loved having you, Brenda More 

Torquay, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

My husband and I have stayed here on two occasions, and can honestly say that we enjoyed staying here both times. The reception when we arrived was warm with an offering of tea and cakes. The room we stayed in was very comfortable and clean. The en suite bathroom beautiful and the views from the bedroom window was wonderful.Every thing... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

From the time of our arrival to a reluctant departure we knew we had found a treasure in West Down. The location and attention to every guests comfort could not have been surpassed in some of the more exclusive 'top' hotels. Brenda, Roger, and their team are friendly, warm, and the ultimate hosts. I originally chose West Down because the... More 

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Stoke Poges, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

After spending a wonderful few days back in October with Brenda and Roger, my sister and I decided to treat our mum and Chris to a well-deserved holiday in the Springtime. On their return, we couldn’t have wished for more. In fact, they didn’t want to leave in the first place! The accommodation was faultless and Brenda’s meals were fantastic.... More 

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South Yorkshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

As beautiful and peaceful as ever. It is like coming home. Roger and Brenda(and all their family) made me feel so welcome. The rooms are really comfortable with all kinds of added extras - including Devon fudge!! Brenda's cooking is all too tempting and Roger is the perfect host. Thank you both again for the care and welcome especially when... More 

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Uxbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

Absolutely everything has been thought about from the bird feeders to entertain the guests to the wonderful hospitality. Brenda's cooking is superb. Wonderful place to stay and Roger will always keep you laughing.

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Wareham, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

This place has it all!! if you are looking for a relaxing holiday away from it all you couldn't do better than West Down. The food is all homemade and fresh everyday, we were full to bursting from the delicious evening meals, not to mention the excellent breakfast. The views across the valley from our room filled us with peace... More 

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Stoke Poges, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

We have just returned from a short break at the West Down Guest house in glorious North Devon and I can honestly say we enjoyed every second of our stay. Our hosts, Brenda and Roger could not have been more welcoming. On arrival Brenda greeted us both with a delicious cream tea and we were shown to our beautiful room... More 

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Whitby, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

I was introduced to this superb place by my parents ten years ago and have just had my eighth visit with my husband. Everything is perfect, hosts, comfort, food. Views and gardens spectacular!! Very restful too.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
West Down is an AA award-winning guest house which offers friendly, exceptional value B&B accommodation for your North Devon holiday or short break. We are AA **** Highly Commended with the AA Dinner Award every year since 1997 and recently awarded the North Devon Super Service Award and Best Guest House Award. Our meals are freshly prepared using produce from our own gardens wherever possible, and produce from trusted local West Country suppliers. West Down are happy to cater for your dietary requirements. We have recently added a wheelchair accessible room with full wet-room facilities and another room with ramp access from the car park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about West Down Guest House

Address: Little Eastacombe, Atherington, Umberleigh EX37 9HP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Umberleigh > Atherington
Price Range: $39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — West Down Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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