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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I and my step-son and partner stayed for the weekend of the 26th Nov. The whole weekend was a sheer delight. Its everyone's idea of an old world country pub. Its 13th century , old beams and open fires, steeped in history. The rooms however are old style but superbly modernised. The restaurant was as good as... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Just popping down to Devon and needed an overnight stop - proved to be a good choice. Cost effective and great food at the same time. An old world thatched inn with large car park at the back, although up a steep incline so beware if you would struggle walking up this to and from your car. Very friendly and... More 

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1 Thank AlanTB_UK
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok stayed as we are relocating to the area and needed a base while we digested house purchase, schools etc..... The Hoops Inn was welcoming on arrival, plenty of off safe road parking. Our room was located over the rear of hotel which was warm cosy and quiet with everything we needed. A table was offered on arrival in the... More 

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Monmouthshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a super old coaching inn. Am currently here for 2 days of r and r. Charismatic bar area with lots of atmosphere. Restaurant is first class quality local produce is used dinner was excellent last night as was breakfast this morning. A well supported quiz night on Fridays. Great place to explore the area from .

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Driving past looking for an appealing pub the Hoops Inn looked perfect. We had not booked but being November thought this would not be a problem...how wrong we were! The publican however was very welcoming and although the main part of the pub was fully booked he found us a table in a cosy room at the back with just... More 

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surrey
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from 3 perfect nights at the Hoops. Stayed in the basic room which was warm, comfy and smartly decorated, lovely hot shower, no noise from the road. Short walk upstairs from the main pub which is made up of cosy booths and smaller rooms, very traditional with open fires and stone walls. The food, staff and service were... More 

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3 Thank ElleEMcL
Bideford, Devon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with friends after a long time even though we are local ish... for dinner and had a fantastic meal. Had a table right in front of the open fire. The staff are very friendly and make you feel welcome. Menu varied with something for everyone. Lovely coaching Inn...would highly recommend a visit and open for food all day!... More 

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3 Thank Suejinks
Somerset, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived lunch time,had a very warm welcome and entered the bar where we both had a warm pork baguette and a drink before going to our room, room very spacious and inviting with teas coffee and hot chocolate,along with biscuits. We ate there every night of our stay and the food was of fantastic quality and presented very well,also very... More 

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here as a couple during half term and had expected to be inu ndated by children but in fact were not. We stayed with our two Jack Russels who were made very welcome and were even given breakfast! The food was good, beds comfortable and the shower clean and powerful.. Breakfast started at 8am which suited us well... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights with a shooting party. Had the family room in the courtyard which was ENORMOUS! Very comfortable beds, lots of storage space, and a wide variety of tea/coffee/hot chocolate etc on the welcome tray. Staff were very accommodating and polite, and the bar was cosy and comfortable. We have already booked for next year. Extremely good... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hoops Inn and Country Hotel is proud of its extensive range of high quality food provided. The menu is varied to accommodate seasonal specialties and is freshly prepared in our own kitchens using the best of garden and local produce. Guests can choose to dine in the candlelit restaurant, in the relaxed bars or, on balmy summer days, outdoors on the covered courtyard. There are a vast array of activities on The Hoops doorstep which can be enjoyed throughout the year such as golf, fishing, sailing, hiking, surfing and biking. In addition to the many historic houses, beautiful gardens and quaint coves and villages, The Hoops Inn has more than 8 acres of landscaped grounds for your enjoyment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hoops Inn

Address: Horns Cross | near Clovelly, Bideford EX39 5DL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Bideford
Price Range: £55 - £102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hoops Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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Hoops Inn Bideford, Devon
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Superior Double Rooms excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles DaveLong2, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Having only stayed in one of the superior rooms I could not say what the other rooms were like.”
 of 5 bubbles janpodbery, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Despite being on a road our front room had no noise problem”
 of 5 bubbles Bowman88, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I have ticked Hotel as being quaint but the bathrooms were very modern. Perfect mix between quaint/modern”
 of 5 bubbles Jank1962, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We had room 9 which had 2 windows with views over the beautiful gardens a lovely twin with a large shower and plenty of room for all of us”
 of 5 bubbles 803vanessa, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
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