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The Captain's House

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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible21%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
Breakfast included
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3 Star Hotel
Set against the mouth of the East Lyn River amidst the magnificent scenery that surrounds Lynmouth, the Captain’s House offers the discerning visitor an ideal base from which to explore this beautiful part of Exmoor and the North Devon coastline.
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1 Tors Road, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6ET, England
38.3 km to Cardiff-Wales Airport
21 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited today for coffee and cake. The gentleman appears at the doorway to take order. His manner seemed quirky but quickly we realised he was downright rude. 3 other couples arrived after us and he was short and brusque with all of them. I asked...More

Thank tara c
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent position to the river mouth and the waterfront. Room clean and size as expected i.e not too large but also not too small. Owner's knowledge seemed very useful as he was able to advise on several matters which we took up. One issue:- advertised...More

Thank stuart_linda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Passing this house whilst on a walk we decided to stop for refreshments - bad move! We ordered a jug of squash for two (lemon barley water) and one slice of lemon cake for a sweet-toothed husband. Cost - an unbelievable £8-50!!! So unless you...More

Thank LouisaChepstow
Response from Josie P, Owner at The Captain's HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

A large jug of Lemon barley water for two people with Ice in our very pretty garden is only £5.00 and for a large slice of home made Lemon and Elder flower cake is by no means unreasonable at £3.50 We suggest you bring your...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018

The owner's wife received me well with a complementary coffee in the charming garden. The room offered excellent views of the river and valley and associated buildings. Breakfast was included and was generous and well done.

Thank craigc72016
Reviewed 5 June 2018

A lovely location close to the river with views down the to the town and surrounding valley. We arrived late in the day around 8 ish and we were urged to get down to the Rising Sun before they stopped serving dinner. This set us...More

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"Avoid, the owner is a rude man."
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"If you have a lot of luggage choose a ground floor room"
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"Avoid in cold weather"
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"Choose a different venue. WiFi free but intermittent."
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