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West Down Guest House

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews excellent food cakes second visit hope to visit again rhs rosemoor short break great hosts lovely accommodation relaxing stay there are so many stunning views on arrival next year attention to detail pre dinner drinks dessert trolley colourful gardens
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Just returned from a week at West Down and are already looking forward to returning next year. Roger and Brenda are great hosts and we shared many laughs in the evenings. We were served excellent food nicely presented, perhaps the highlight was the dessert trolley...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Mary H
Response from devon_life, Owner at West Down Guest HouseResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you for your review we are glad you enjoyed the week

Reviewed 25 October 2017

A perfectly run guest house. Our room was excellent The service was excellent The food was excellent Any one wanting a break in Devon should pay this a visit. The charming and amusing hosts look after your every need. Can’t praise it enough

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank janehK8937PL
Response from devon_life, Owner at West Down Guest HouseResponded 28 October 2017

Thank you for your kind words it was great having you both, hope you enjoy the rest of your holiday

Reviewed 26 September 2017

We stayed in the Swallow Room which was comfortable and had the huge bonus of a large wet room suitable for a disabled person. On our arrival we were greeted with a welcoming hot drink and cakes in the conservatory. With hindsight the home made...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Nigel M
Response from devon_life, Owner at West Down Guest HouseResponded 2 October 2017

Hi Nigel, Roger and I are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for all your lovely comments. It was a pleasure to have you both.

Reviewed 27 August 2017

Our second visit to West Down and certainly was not disappointed! Food was first-class and Brenda and Roger were on 'top form'! There are so many places to visit round about including RHS Rosemoor and it's great to have such a lovely accommodation and hosts...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank kayseypops
Response from devon_life, Owner at West Down Guest HouseResponded 31 August 2017

Thank you for your review we had a great week with you all

Reviewed 15 July 2017

A very short break to the area. A warm and friendly greeting on arrival, followed by the lightest scones I have ever tasted, sitting outside admiring the stunning views and magnificent gardens. Breakfast and Evening meals were substantial and very tasty. Brenda and Roger's hospitality...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank tibsmum
Response from devon_life, Owner at West Down Guest HouseResponded 16 July 2017

Thank you very much for your comments, we enjoy the evenings chatting with everyone and look forward to seeing you next year

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West Down is an AA award-winning guest house which offers friendly, exceptional value B&B accommodation for your North Devon holiday or short break. We are AA **** Highly Commended with the AA Dinner Award every More year since 1997 and recently awarded the North Devon Super Service Award and Best Guest House Award. Our meals are freshly prepared using produce from our own gardens wherever possible, and produce from trusted local West Country suppliers. West Down are happy to cater for your dietary requirements. We have recently added a wheelchair accessible room with full wet-room facilities and another room with ramp access from the car park. Less
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United Kingdom > England > Devon > Umberleigh > Atherington
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"I think everyone would be perfect, lovely 360 views"
25 Oct 2017
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"All rooms are great."
27 Aug 2017
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"All rooms have a wonderful view"
24 Nov 2016
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"Can only comment on the Swallow Room. It was very comfortable and had a great view across the valley.The..."
20 Nov 2016
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