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israel
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

We spent 5 Wonderfull nights in Nightingails B&B . It has an excellent location, a very nice and clean room, gourmet breakfast, and extremely warm friendly and helpful hosts by the lovely couple Jim and Gail, we felt at home. Excellent value for money high recommended

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nightingails, Owner at Nightingails, responded to this review

Hi Both, thank you for your kind words. We hope that you are having a good time on Dartmoor and not getting too wet! I'm about 1/3 of the way through your book Edna and finding it hard to put down. A safe journey home and hope to welcome you back one day. J&G

Reviewed 7 June 2015

Lovely property, on a beautiful plot, in scenic countryside. Room is furnished with very good quality fittings and all mod cons including dvd player. Beautiful en suite. Breakfast was lovely and hosts couldnt have done more for you. The fruit cake on arrival was as good as someone else mentioned on here. The owner even offered us a lift into...

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nightingails, Owner at Nightingails, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and kind words. It was great to see you back and meet your folks. J&G

Glastonbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 May 2015

Jim accepted my booking by phone without asking for credit card details. Arriving at Nightingails, I was welcomed with a lovely cup of tea and a fruitcake. Both Gail and Jim made me feel at home right away. My room had everything you wish but hardly get in a B&B. Perfect bathroom, excellent bed, a well equipped place. Modernised, comfortable,...

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nightingails, Owner at Nightingails, responded to this review

Hi Karin, apologies in the delay at responding to your review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and found us "Perfect" J&G

Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2015

traveled from Ipswich and stayed overnight here while visiting our son who works nearby.It is a lovely welcoming,warm guesthouse and I felt very at home.facilites were very good,clean and and well kept ,with a lovely en suite.I arrived later in the evening and had not pre booked a supper,which you can do in advance.However the owners were very heplful in...

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Ripley
Reviewed 6 October 2014

Super hosts who immediately made me feel at home on my one night stay... nothing too much trouble. Lovely clean single room with modern TV and even a DVD player with good selection of DVDs. Lovely brekky... Peaceful and quiet location and I would recommend this to any body... Great Value and will defo be staying there again! Also what...

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 August 2014

We stayed as an extended family for four nights, and Gail and Jim went out of their way to look after all of us, including two toddlers. They particularly looked after the children; lent out crabbing nets and buckets and helped to entertain them at times! The setting is beautiful with a lovely garden and surrounding countryside. The rooms are...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Nightingails is a great B&B. Jim and Gail were fantastic hosts and couldn't do enough to ensure that our stay was the best that it could be. The rooms were all good sizes, clean and comfortable. Cleaned everyday when you're out and a chocolate left on the pillow. TV with all of the channels, hot showers, tea and coffee facilities...

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nightingails, Owner at Nightingails, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We enjoyed your stay with us and were amazed how cheerful you all were considering the long hours you were putting in. Thanks again for the passes we had a great time. Jim & Gail

London
Reviewed 22 July 2014

I stayed at Nightingail's for 4 nights in July, when working at an event in the local area. Our hosts Jim & Gail were wonderful, they are a lovely couple and made us feel very welcome and looked after. The house is brilliant - it's huge and completely spotless. The beds are comfortable and the rooms are well appointed, bright...

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nightingails, Owner at Nightingails, responded to this review

It was a pleasure having you and your colleagues stay with us and we are so pleased that you enjoyed what was a very busy few days for you. Thank you so much for your kind comments and we hope to see you again.

London
Reviewed 21 July 2014 via mobile

Jim and Gail were the perfect hosts. A warm welcome, spotless rooms, beautiful setting, great breakfasts and excellent hospitality all made for a spot on stay. They even treated us to a bottle of champers. See you soon!

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nightingails, Manager at Nightingails, responded to this review

Hi Frazer, thanks for the great write up. We certainly enjoyed having you and your colleagues stay and it was good to chat to you over a cup of coffee in the garden. We thought the bubbly was the least we could do after the festival passes. Hope to welcome you back soon.

England
Reviewed 27 June 2014

This accommodation is a must stay if you are looking for a restful relaxing break. Lovely hosts who really looked after us. Accommodation was first class set in beautiful grounds. Excellent breakfasts lots of choice and served with a smile what more can I say. Highly recommend and will definitely be going back again Thank you Jim and Gail .

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nightingails, Owner at Nightingails, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind remarks it is good to know that we are achieving what we set out to do, to provide a relaxing place for people to stay and unwind. We look forward to welcoming you back sometime, J & G

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Additional Information about Nightingails

Address: Kentisbury Mill | Mill Lane, Kentisbury, Exmoor National Park EX31 4NF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Kentisbury
Price Range: £60 - £70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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Nightingails Kentisbury, Devon
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