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somerset
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We called in here on March 25th for coffee and cake. We knocked on the door and a pleasant lady answered and sat us at table inside, too breezy to sit out, she explained that the scones were not ready. There were no smells to say they were being cooked, so we ordered to coffee and walnut cakes one lemon...

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Oldbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Parking if you can find a space up the road. I could write a list. The place Was clean. Our room was in the roof with onsuite in the room.it was cold. Heating was put on for short time. Breakfast nice but not given any choice. The sum it up his way or no way. On plus he gave advice...

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2Thank Sue T
Bude, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Will not be returning to this b&b. Very abrupt manner from host, took balance from debit card without my knowledge. In a party of eight with four rooms, only one room half decent. New pillows definitely needed in all rooms used. Luxury room didn't even have a fixed head shower.

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2Thank janddherrin
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Had a great week annual family holiday in Lynmouth at "the captain's house". Nice friendly atmosphere in an amazing historic house right on the river side. We couldn't fault it. 3 generations of our family enjoyed staying there and will definitely be booking again next summer. So much to see and do, we were spoilt for choice. Well done Captain...

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Reviewed 8 September 2016

Room clean, vintage style. We went for a weekend in Devon in February, the room looked like warm and cosy, but we were very cold, fortunately followed other reviews regarding this b&b, we took a blanket with us, good idea if you decide to go there when it is cold. Bathroom clean. Facilities fine.

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Shoeburyness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We enjoyed a lovely week at this well appointed B&B. The hosts Clifford & Josie were friendly & accommodating. Clifford gave us information on where to go each day & the special routes for me being disabled

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Bordon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

After a wet and windy day exploring the local town, we spotted the captains house across the river which looked very appealing. We were a family of six with one OAP, all ready for a bite to eat and a well deserved hot drink, approached the front door, rang the bell and waited only then to be greeted by an...

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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful time in a perfect setting run by perfect hosts. Clifford and Josie where very friendly and treated us very well indeed. The room was wonderful and we had our own balcony. I would highly recommend either staying there or at least just stopping for a cream tea.

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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

a long weekend at The Captains House was an anniversary surprise booked for us by our daughter who regularly stays there. Gorgeous sea-side Village, nice friendly hosts, the guesthouse is truly a gem on the riverbank. Clean and tidy. And generous breakfast.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Very warm and friendly B&B. Love the old fashioned style. We stayed in a double room with private bathroom on ground floor. Very clean and comfortable. T.V. Shower and heated towel rail. Breakfast was excellent! The owners were both very welcoming and helpful. The only downside to the area was no phone signal but to be honest it was a...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about The Captain's House

Address: 1 Tors Road, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6ET, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Lynmouth
Price Range: RM301 - RM381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Captain's House 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Did not stay thank goodness”
 of 5 bubbles rosieSomerset, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
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“Not stayed in the actual accommodation.”
 of 5 bubbles 747susyn, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for Captains room or room with balcony”
 of 5 bubbles 931suek, 23 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Check with the owners by phone to get a good room or by email direct to them (not through other websites).”
 of 5 bubbles 34sheilab, 21 Sep 2015 | Read review
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