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“sundae”(20 reviews)
“cream room”(15 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star Hotel
Experience World-class Service at Higher Gitcombe Luxury B&B. WELCOME TO HIGHER GITCOMBE - Winners of CHANNEL 4's TV programme 'FOUR IN A BED' October 2015 where the contest was to find the UK's best Value B&B. "Where old fashioned hospitality meets modern day comforts" A warm welcome...
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Higher Gitcombe Allaleigh Ln | Dartmouth, Cornworthy, Totnes TQ9 7HH, England
26.9 miles to Exeter Airport
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All reviewssundaecream roomattention to detaildressing roomhosts paulfantastic staycream teaon arrivallittle touchespink suitehuge choiceexcellent hostscooked to perfectionfamily suiteb and bbreakfast was amazingfresh milk
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our fourth stay at Higher Gitcome, the most we have stayed at the same place - EVER! The huge and stunningly lovely house sits quietly in the country, so no noise to disturb. A great welcome (as usual) an amazing breakfast and a...More

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Thank Martin H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely weekend stay at Higher Gitcombe with our two young daughters (ages 4 and 5). Lynnie and Paul were amazing hosts - very welcoming when we first arrived putting us all at ease and then incredibly helpful as we planned our activities...More

Thank hoare807
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a great experience, couldn’t fault it, perfect hosts, beautiful accommodation, incredible breakfast, best I’ve ever had!lovely cream tea on arrival, nothing was too much trouble, they made our stay extremely enjoyable

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Thank Roy R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another fantastic stay thank you to Lynnie and Paul for making Lindsey’s birthday extra special. If you enjoy a great breakfast then this is the place for you with plenty of choices both healthy and fried, something for everyoneMore

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Thank Clive J
Response from Paul J, Owner at Higher GitcombeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Clive for taking the time to write another review for us, we really appreciate it. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay again and it was great fun helping Lindsey to celebrate her Birthday. We look forward to seeing you both again....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

'Just what it says on the tin' only plus plus plus. Perfection personified. Wonderful caring, talented and interesting hosts. Exercise extreme care in narrow lanes. Enjoy the closeby vintage paddle steamer between Totnes and Dartmouth.More

Thank David W
Response from Paul J, Owner at Higher GitcombeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your very kind review of Higher Gitcombe, we very much appreciate it. There are two ways to approach Higher Gitcombe. One is through the lanes from Totnes which brings you through the pretty village of Tuckenhay which is next to...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$157 - US$335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$157 - US$335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Traveller (32)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (5)
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Hayeshols
14 February 2018|
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Response from Julie C | Reviewed this property |
The cream room has a comfortable king-size bed and sleeps two people, but it also has another room up a small flight of stairs that has two single beds in it, if u want to use these beds I suggest u call Lynnie and Paul to... More
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ChasFellows
6 August 2017|
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Response from Linda C |
No this accommodation does not accept dogs.
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massbags
17 July 2017|
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Response from jan S | Reviewed this property |
Our hosts , Paul and Lynnie, recommended a restaurant very locally, down by the water. It was busy, very buzzy and the food was good. Ask them, we can't remember it's name.
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Room Tips
"None - it's perfect!"
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"If you want real luxury go for the Cream Suite or the blue Suite"
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"All rooms are very good so nothing to add here."
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"The blue room overlooks their lovely garden, the cream suite includes a lounge as well"
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