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The Captain's House

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Overview
1 Tors Road, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6ET England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews the river local history packed lunch warm welcome full english breakfast beautiful location last minute booking lovely couple the ground floor very pleasant stay places to visit friendly hosts comfy bed breakfast was delicious second visit fantastic views perfect hosts
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

A true eccentric totally misunderstood by the average boring tourist. If you did not like the experience then go on a package. Stylistic beyond sophistication. Basil fawlty Clifford is not.And anyway have you tried the hospitality trade?More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank leskarpinski
Response from Josie P, Owner at The Captain's HouseResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you Leskarpinski, Why are some people so miserable? Humour is the best Tonic in the world. At last someone who appreciate a good laugh! Together with our wonderful cooking.lovely home,Village and scenery what more could you want !!! Hope to see you again sometimes....More

Reviewed 10 September 2018

What can I say, wonderful house in a perfect location run by a genuine lovely couple. Will definitely recommend The Captains House and I will be coming back. I was very surprised by the horrible negative reviews, totally uncalled for personal attacks Josie and Clifford...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank claudiaL6760FO
Response from Josie P, Owner at The Captain's HouseResponded 20 September 2018

Hello Claudia thank you very much for your kind comments we're glad you enjoyed your weekend walks in our beautiful Village of Lynmouth, Looking forward to welcoming you back perhaps with your hubby next time! ^_^ Every good wish. Kind regards, Josie & Family

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Fantastic couple of days staying with Josie & Cliff at Captains House, a very warm welcome, the room was clean & comfortable, lovely breakfast ( even our dog was cooked a sausage each morning ) Cliff was a knowledgeable source of places to walk, visit...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

What can I say..... I love, love, love this B&B! The house is positioned near the river with wonderful views and is a 5 minute walk to the centre of Lynmouth. The house itself is full of character and quirkiness and is clean and tidy...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank MeddickL321
Response from Josie P, Owner at The Captain's HouseResponded 12 September 2018

Hello lovely to meet you all were so glad you all enjoyed your stay. Thank you for your truthful review and kind comments we look forward seeing you all again sometimes. love to your wonderful big boy and friendly Howie! ^_^ Kind regards, Josie Clifford...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018

I've stayed in this B&B with my family every year for at least the past ten years, usually visiting early season at Easter to take up the scenery and a bit of coastal path running, however on this occasion I called up in August -...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Dean E
Response from Josie P, Owner at The Captain's HouseResponded 4 September 2018

Hello Dean thank you for your kind comments, We look forward to seeing you all again sometime soon.It's nice to read honest and truthful comments after 27 years at the helm we must be doing something right as so many of our regulars come back...More

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About
Description
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 More Exmoor and the North Devon coastline. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$95 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Lynmouth
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$95 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Lynmouth
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"Open yourminds"
leskarpinski
23 Sep 2018
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"Try to get a room facing the river if you can, as it gives the best views"
deane652
30 Aug 2018
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"had last available room"
davviz2018
6 Aug 2018
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"If you have a lot of luggage choose a ground floor room"
JulianTatlock
5 Jun 2018
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