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Southern Cross Guest House & Tea rooms

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High Street, Newton Poppleford, Nr Sidmouth, Devon, Sidmouth EX10 ODU, England
+44 1395 568439
11:00 - 17:30
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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130 reviews
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

we spent one night here to visit the donkey sanctuary .. we had room 2 .. large and airy and full of character .. good friendly service and a comfy bed .. good hot breakfast i read on other reviews about road noise and noisy plumbing: didn't hear hardly any road noise and i sleep light .. plumbing well in... More 

Thank jandavina
London, England
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

My partner and I just spent 2 nights at the Southern Cross and it was very enjoyable. The hosts are welcoming and friendly and I was able to meet their new puppy as well who is adorable. It is a beautiful old building and the original character is well preserved. Bed very comfortable, room clean, plenty of tea and milk... More 

Thank Danille
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 31 May 2016

We spent a couple of nights in this lovely b&b and although the rooms were a bit basic , the breakfast was great,food was good quality and our hosts made us feel very welcome;especially liked the guinea pigs !

Thank uta c
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Superb cream tea's! Home made scones were massive, lashings of jam & a massive pot of clotted cream from a local farm, so good quality products & plenty of it. Very good value too.

Thank p w
Exeter, United Kingdom
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137 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016

A group of friends and I turned up at the Southern Cross around 3pm, very hungry after a long walk, and looking for a much-needed late lunch! We were warmly met, shown the menu, and had a super lunch sitting in the glorious gardens. Although you are very close to the road, you don't hear the road noise, just the... More 

Thank KimM750
Grantham, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2016

I arrived late, changed the booking twice but was met by a warm reception. The guest house was clean, food good and a very sociable atmosphere. Beautiful part of the country. I would recommend this to anyone requiring accommodation in the area. Thanks for being flexible

Thank Duncan B

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
11:00 - 17:30
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11:00 - 17:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Newton Poppleford, Nr Sidmouth, Devon, Sidmouth EX10 ODU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Sidmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 568439

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?