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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have just returned from our fairly regular visit to the Croft. It's hard to fault anything about this charming B and B in a wonderful location near to our family in Starcross. Stunning views of the harbour can be viewed from most of the bedrooms and the Ship PH is just across the road serves great...

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CroftCockwood, Owner at The Croft Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for very kind review Maureen & Roger, Much appreciated. It is always so nice to see you here, and sharing your company when you are visiting family locally, and nice that we can be just as close to them as yourselves. We are very lucky indeed to have many many regular guests whom become friends as you both...

Wales
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for one night due to visiting relatives locally. The Hosts, particularly Colin were very friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The breakfast was super and relaxing in their lovely dining room. Our bedroom was modern, spacious and light with an en-suite bathroom and lovely shampoo, shower gel etc. Tea & coffee tray in the room with biscuits....

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CroftCockwood, Owner at The Croft Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your very kind review, Much appreciated. It was equally nice to meet you both and glad you enjoyed your stay with us. The lounge is nearly complete with new fittings and the television is looking nice up higher a lot of extra seating room too. Many chores in the garden to keep us even busier but looking...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had occasion to stay for one night in February. Location was good with 2 pubs and good restaurants a five minute walk away. Ample parking facilities. Room was spacious and spotlessly clean. Colin and Ken were perfect hosts. Colin had us laughing out aloud with his stories. Breakfast cooked by Ken was lovely. There was also an assortment of fruit...

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CroftCockwood, Owner at The Croft Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind review Jayne It was so nice also to meet you and enjoyed our lounge and bar times together. Thank you for your kind comments regarding breakfast choice, it is always nice to see many various fruits on display makes a nice change for me also to see many colours anything to make mornings brighter. Best...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We recently stayed at the croft for a wk end break..we where greeted by colin who was a great host..from the moment we arrived to leaving nothing was to much trouble..he made sure everything we needed was on hand including the chats and jokes we shared..a big thanks to ken for a great breakfast... Marg and Mary send there love...if...

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CroftCockwood, Owner at The Croft Guest House, responded to this review

Hello Garrie & all the family - Thank you for your very kind review Much appreciated. It was so very nice to meet all of your family and glad that your Uncle had a brilliant birthday get together at The Anchor. You are always welcome to pop in if you are ever passing by as you are all more like...

Hayfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Happy Christmas from June and Colin .. We are hoping to come to visit our friends in Dawlish this year (2017) and we will hopefully be able to stay at The Croft .......so enjoyed our last stay with you in 2016 ! June and Colin

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CroftCockwood, Owner at The Croft Guest House, responded to this review

Hello June & Colin, Happy New Year 2017 - Thank you for your message much appreciated. Looking forward to seeing you both in May - Time does fly and it wont be long before your here again for more laughter and good company - Best wishes always Stay well safe happy always and travel safely See you both soon Col...

Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Cockwood is a lovely pocket of England, which we are glad we stumbled upon! The Croft Guest House and its owners are a delight! Our room was perfectly, clean with views over the pretty little harbour. Ken cooked a fantastic English Breakfast, and was happy to make any combination that was asked for. Colin was the warmest of hosts, the...

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CroftCockwood, Owner at The Croft Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your very kind review. It was equally wonderful to have your company here at The Croft and pleased you enjoyed your stay. Very charming and wonderful easy going couple whom added just the right atmosphere that makes for a happy home. The other guests that evening of watching the TV Drama said how lovely it was to...

Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Probably one of the best b & b I have ever been to. Ken & Colin are the perfect hosts, you are made to feel part of their family. The rooms are spotless, the breakfast has to be experienced it is that good. All eggs laid by Matilda, their own chicken. What a brilliant stay.

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CroftCockwood, Owner at The Croft Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your very kind review much appreciated. Glad everything here is to your liking, always lovely to welcome back anyone that adds to our friendly atmosphere makes for a much nicer experience for guests as well as ourselves. It was so nice to meet you and looking forward to seeing you again in the early New Year. Have...

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Within 2 hours of arriving Colin had made us feel like old friends and over the next 5 days we were treated like family. Warm, Comfortable, and with a great breakfast cooked by Ken and served by colin was a tremendous way to start the day. It is situated in a wonderful location for a quiet, relaxed and a totally...

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CroftCockwood, Owner at The Croft Guest House, responded to this review

Many many thanks for your very kind review much appreciated John. Glad you both enjoyed your stay and yes it was like just having pals here clicking in all the right ways as you know yourself being in the same business. It was lovely to have your company each evening at the bar just relaxed and watching some of those...

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Big thankyou to colin and kenny for a great weekend was made to feel welcome from the moment we arrived. Room was perfect for us on ground floor due to the fact my husband is partially sighted it made things so much easier. Room was clean and had a comfortable bed to sleep in and all the little extras plenty...

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CroftCockwood, Owner at The Croft Guest House, responded to this review

Many many thanks for your kind review Jane. It was so lovely to meet you and your family over the weekend & so nice being in the company of really genuine, happy and appreciative guests/friends. Glad you enjoyed your stay and were comfortable here aswell as Kennys hearty breakfasts lol Nice that we are friends too on Facebook to keep...

Newhaven, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Just stayed at the Croft again for wonderful family get together. Colin and Ken excellent hosts nothing to much trouble. We even saw Mad Mazie on Saturday night.We will definitely visit again and if you're looking for a quality b and b give them a try .

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CroftCockwood, Owner at The Croft Guest House, responded to this review

Many many thanks for your very kind review much appreciated. It was so nice meeting all your family and now extended family to be too. Enjoyed your company immensly, as we always do when you come to stay such genuine lovely friendly family. Your pals friends to us really and you know we are always here for you not just...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Well appointed,beverage making facilities,Showers & en Suite facilities.All rooms with wall mounted TV’s & Free Wi-Ficonnection available.Welcome folder information on surrounding areas & the local amenities.Breakfast menu of varied choices served in spaciousDining room overlooking private gardens.Safe off road free private car parking for both cars & boats.Comfortable lounge with fully Licensed bar, where you canRelax & enjoy large screen TV screen or browseInformation leaflets & plan your days.A 5 minute walk to two of Devon’s finest pub/restaurantsThe Anchor Inn & The Ship Inn, where you can sample Local seafood for which the area is renowned.10% Discount on all meals (Guests of Croft)Your own keyNo Restrictions - Friendly well behaved pets welcome ... more   less 

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Address: Cockwood Harbour | Starcross, Starcross EX6 8QY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Starcross
Price Range: RM197 - RM395 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“All rooms are nice but a harbour view is great”
maureenandrog, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Our room was at the front as we had dogs so it was a large twin room, not far from the road but we didn't hear traffic.”
JATWales, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Better views from the upstairs front bedrooms of Cockwood Harbour but all bedrooms are superb and it is in a pretty quiet location at night.”
JohnH966, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Visit their web site for detailed room descriptions.”
pc00ch, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“a varied choice of rooms so worth ringing first to have a chat about your needs”
sparx2016, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
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