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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“the pub”(23 reviews)
“pie”(9 reviews)
“sirloin”(3 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
Kids Club
Air Conditioning
Pool
Room Service
3 Star Hotel
A family run country inn awarded three stars by the AA set in the beautiful Devon countryside, serving quality homemade food. The pub has a large car park, with two ground floor rooms and two double/family rooms on first floor, all en-suite. Close to Dartmoor National Park, Exeter...
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Location and contact
Woodland, Ashburton, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 7JT, England
15.2 miles to Exeter Airport
25 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Since last here we found the pub to be tired and in need of updating.Our room was at back of the bar which was adequate but also needs upgrading.The noise in this room was horrible and had a bad nights sleep.The meal in the evening...More

Thank Sally W
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Firstly the coke on tap at the bar was flat and my husbands lager wasn't much better, not a good start.. Our starters Soup of the day/Bread and Prawn Cocktail/bread, we had to ask for butters. Main course 2 x Sirloins, on first appearance the...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 23 March 2018

The Rising Sun is a spacious pub about half a mile off of the A38 and on the two or three occasions I have visited it over the last five years has never had more than half a dozen people in it so when we...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Was surprised to be charged extra for potatoes and vegetables when paying at the end of the lunchtime visit. Members of the group held out and had their bills reduced. The menu states Pie 'with potatoes and vegetables' this should mean it is included not...More

Thank janebrim
Response from therisingsunwoodland, Owner at The Rising SunResponded 17 September 2017

Thankyou for your review and we are glad that you enjoyed our food during visit! We released a new menu at the beginning of August whereby we introduced our mix and match style. In order to ensure that customers received our high quality local homemade...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Our visit to Devon was coming to an end and for our last evening they took us here for a meal. To say it was magnificent would be an understatement. The pub was very pleasing to the eye both outside and in and you couldn't...More

Thank Brian H
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Non-Smoking Hotel
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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US$92 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$92 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Response from Helen664 | Reviewed this property |
Very close. Easy back lanes from Woodland through to Denbury. Changing so Wood can be found on the Denbury East Ogwell main road
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"Rooms at side of pub upstairs are better."
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"The family room was excellent, with en suite bathroom and dual aspect views."
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"Room 2 on ground floor behind bar is noisy."
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"Room 4 is the best for a couple and 3 for a family"
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