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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very warm welcome by the two owners, Martin and Kyle The rooms have a great sea view, very clean, beautifully presented. Breakfast is fantastic, evening meal is also amazing. You guys are amazing and the whole place has a great warm friendly atmosphere. Highly recommended

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1Thank Mike D
Martinandkyle, Manager at Bonnicott House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank-you so Much Mike D for your fantastic review, we loved having you stay with us a real pleasure, really glad you enjoy our tasty breakfasts and enjoyed our smoothie and pastries !! also really good to hear you loved our evening meals which are all home cooked and fresh! Remember to book direct with us to save money, and...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had such a lovely stay, Martin and kyle were so welcoming and friendly and made us feel really comfortable. Our room was amazing with a beautiful view of the sea which is only a 2 minute walk from the hotel. When we came back from every outing the bed was remade and room was cleaned (though it will be left...

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Mark_Hanrahan, Owner at Bonnicott House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Nayana, it was our pleasure to look after. Please remember to book direct with us by telephone to take advantage of the prices which are not available on the internet.

Andover, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for the weekend with my girlfriend and have to say I was pleasantly surprised! The room was excellent with a lovely seaside view! Food was amazing and Martin and Kyle were amazing hosts!

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Mark_Hanrahan, Owner at Bonnicott House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Ross, very nice words. If you are thinking of returning please call us direct to take advantage of the low prices that are not available online.

Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Arrived to extremely warm welcome like we had know Martin and Kyle fir years, two special lads running this beautiful guest house, coffee and biscuits on arrival, we were early and got checked in early, offered meal and couldn't resist meal was absolute top notch better than anywhere we ate in lynmouth the curry is the best we have ever...

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Mark_Hanrahan, Owner at Bonnicott House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Gaz and Fern, we're really pleased you liked the cooking here at Bonnicott, We look forward to meeting your whole family. Please remember to book directly by telephone as you will save money, it's more expensive to book online.

Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016

My sister and I stayed for two nights in October. Kyle and Martin were fantastic hosts - friendly and funny and helpful about everything. The newly refurbished rooms are beautifully done with lovely quality furnishings and pleasingly firm mattresses. The views from both our rooms were wonderful - out over the church and river to the sea. The breakfasts were...

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Mark_Hanrahan, Owner at Bonnicott House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you lalla271 for taking the time to write a nice review it's very kind of you. We're particularly pleased you liked the meals here. If you ever contemplate returning please remember to book direct by telephone to get the best price which are not available on the internet.

Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I stayed here for one night when I arrived in Lynton during my week-long hike on the Southwest Coast Path. Upon arrival co-owner Martin brought me a pot of tea and a slice of lemon cake. I had a good-sized room with a comfortable Queen bed. The en-suite bathroom had a toilet, sink, and a good shower. Everything about the...

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Mark_Hanrahan, Owner at Bonnicott House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Floyd for taking the time to review. We note your comment about the TV in the next bedroom. As we are redecorating all the rooms right now we plan to insulate the walls between these two rooms to elimanate any noise. If you plan to book with us again please remember to book directly by phone to take...

Reviewed 18 October 2016

My husband & I stayed for 3 nights for my Birthday weekend in October. We couldn't have chosen a better place. Beautiful room with four poster bed and lovely view of the sea. Martin &Kyle made us more than welcome and the breakfast was superb with a very varied choice. We also found this was the best place by far...

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Mark_Hanrahan, Manager at Bonnicott House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you puddywashere, we're really pleased you enjoyed your stay here, particularly that you enjoyed your meals here, If you plan to return please remember to book directly by telephone to take advantage of the best prices which are not available online

Rothwell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Before I start my appraisal of Bonnicott House, I would warn people to only read the reviews for this hotel for the last few months. It has changed hands and many of the former comments certainly do not apply now. So, judging by what has been achieved through refurbishment and some tlc in the three months Martin & Kyle have...

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Mark_Hanrahan, Owner at Bonnicott House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words Stuart. If you are thinking of returning please remember to book directly by telephone to take advantage of the low prices not available online.

Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Me and My mum came to stay for a couple of nights in this lovely Bed and Breakfast. Martin and Kyle made us feel so welcome as soon as we came through the door! The place was spotless and our room (room 1) was lovely and clean with fresh towels on the bed to welcome us, along with some homemade...

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ManagementBonnicott, Manager at Bonnicott House Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks so much Katie, we loved having you and your mum stay, hope all is ok in Christchurch !, come and see us again very soon, remember to book direct to get the best deals !!!

Swindon, Wiltshire
Reviewed 3 October 2016

This hotel is a lovely old former rectory perfectly placed a hundred yards or so from the shops and pubs of Lynmouth. The two lads who run the hotel are friendly and helpful and keen to make our stay as best as possible. Our room (room 1) was large and comfortable with a sea view. Previous reviews have been critical...

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Mark_Hanrahan, Owner at Bonnicott House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Alan and Jan for your lovely review. We're pleased you liked Room 1, it does indeed have a good size and views. We will be redecorating the room soon so would be good to get your thoughts once it's done. Please remember to book direct with us by phone and save lots of money with deals that are...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Recently under new ownership, this charming Grade II listed building offers a warm and friendly welcome from the Managers Martin & Kyle. Bonnicott House sits in a elevated position set in the cliff-side. We offer comfortable rooms with fresh crisp linen and white fluffy towels, we are also a 2 minute walk from Lynmouth Town and the Harbour. Our scrumptious breakfasts are cooked to order and served in our dining room overlooking the village with views to the sea. The comfortable and spacious lounge/bar with a log burning stove, also delivers stunning sea panorama and views over our terraced gardens. Guests staying at Bonnicott House also have the option to eat at our sister hotel The Rockford Inn which also attracts a 10% discount off the famous Rockford Inn Menu ... more   less 

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Address: 10 Watersmeet Road, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Lynmouth
Price Range: £59 - £85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Rooms on the front of the building enjoy lovely sea views”
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“call them & ask - very accomodating”
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“Room 3 lovely Seaview 4 poster bed nice and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles sweetiepie2234, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We were 3 mins walk from the centre of Lynmouth so heard no loud music from the bars when we got back to the hotel .”
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“Rooms 2 & 6 have exceptional sea views.”
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