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Lymington, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our two rooms were most charming and spotlessly clean. Everything in the right place, well designed and thought out. Excellent recommendation of The Diggers Rest pub for an evening meal, where I had the most tasty lamb pie with suet pastry. The breakfast was superb. Sally was so genuinely welcoming. We felt warm and comfortable at all times during our...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The location to town is fabulous, and the accommodations were simply stunning... comfortable with all the modern fixes, but full of English countryside character. And the breakfast!!! Best surprise of all. The only regret is that we stayed only one night!!! Thanks for a great memory- the Mitchells

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The location is enriched by the fact that it is far enough from the light of Woodbury to be dark and quiet overnight- a lovely sensation of being away from it all, while having the benefit of a very friendly host to make sure you have what you need. The rooms are cosy and comfortable, warm and the en suite...

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Caterham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed for a few days after Christmas and had such a relaxed time. The room was beautiful with a good choice of teas & some biscuits. The breakfast choice was great with home made fruit compote. Inside the b&b you wouldn't have known you were on a farm as it was so quiet. A lovely garden that my dog was...

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New Alresford, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here a couple of times now. Great place to stay. Rooms gorgeous Absolutely spotless. Yummy breakfast and Sally is a great host. Not far from The Diggers Rest, which is a great pub, serving great food. Check out Darts Farm to, which is about 15 mins away! Will definitely go back and stay!

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were invited to a family celebration near Exeter the week before Christmas and after a quick search on trip advisor for accommodation in the area, we found Rydon Farm. What a stroke of luck ! Everything about this perfect B and B was faultless. Even the pervading smell from the close by farmyard didn't deter from the pleasure of...

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed for a couple of nights in December 2016. The room was extremely comfortable, spacious and well appointed. The welcome was warm and friendly.The breakfast was superb, tasty locally sourced, ingredients, well cooked and presented. I can see why the B&B won a gold award. A great place to stay.

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were made to feel very welcome by Sally on our arrival. Our room was comfortable spotlessly clean and so peaceful. Breakfast was plentiful and delicious, a credit to our host Sally. I look forward to another stay at this lovely B & B.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We stayed at Rydon Farm in November and what a wonderful little gem it is. Situated between Exeter & Exmouth, it is as peaceful as you can get. Having arrived in darkness, the farm is well lit, with ample parking for guests. The room was very spacious, with a large bathroom which had all the additional luxuries such as bathrobes...

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Newquay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Fantastic two night break at this excellent B & B. A lovely friendly welcome from Salli on our arrival to be shown to our room - The Dart. Absolutely perfect room with everything you needed for your stay. Beautifully decorated and many extra touches to enhance our stay. Hot water bottles, dressing gowns, iron and ironing board, safe just to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
South West Tourism Excellence 2016 Gold Winner. Visit Devon 2015 Gold Award Winner. Rydon Farm Bed and Breakfast is situated on the outskirts of the village of Woodbury, approximately 6 miles from Exeter and 3 miles from the M5 J30. This 16th Century Devon Longhouse is close to the pebblebed heaths of Woodbury Common - an area of outstanding natural beauty. Many guests return time after time to this dairy farm which has been home to the Glanvill family for nearly 200 years. It is perfectly positioned for Exeter International Airport, Westpoint Arena, Devon Record Office, Sandy Park Stadium, CTCRM, Exeter University, Sowton and Marsh Barton Industrial Estates, Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue HQ, Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital, Greendale Business Park, Darts Farm, Middlemoor and The Met Office. Lovingly restored with a wealth of original features, oak and elm beams and an inglenook fireplace, Rydon Farm offers a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere for both business and leisure guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rydon Farm

Address: Rydon Farm Rydon Lane | Woodbury, Exeter EX5 1LB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Exeter
Price Range: RM288 - RM489 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rydon Farm 4*
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Rydon Farm Exeter, Devon
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“All rooms are excellent.”
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“Very good value for single travellers”
 of 5 bubbles geo6666, 25 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Love the room we've stayed in both times as has a double bed plus a single bed for our child, double aspect too so lovely views.”
 of 5 bubbles Caroline_dhc, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Dart is on the ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles B4165VXbarbarad, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are good!”
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