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Bovey Down Farm

Farway, Honiton EX24 6JD, England
+44 1404 871436
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good4%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (3 reviews)
“clotted cream” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British
££ - £££
Farway, Honiton EX24 6JD, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful find. THE best cream tea ever! Warm scones, a selection of jams, honey and organic clotted cream. Wonderful, thank you 10/10!!! We will definitely head back to stay on the site.

Thank Dawn H
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Saw the sign and dropped in. Plenty of other reviewers have described the building, the scones, the company and all we can say is yes, agree, yes, agree, yes agree. Just wanted to add that I gave up looking for real scones years ago..... anything...More

Thank Maccers2014
Pam S, Owner at Bovey Down Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to drop in, enjoy , then fantastic icing on the cake, ,write so wonderfully about it.,we hope to see you again soon. Gerald , Pam and the Bovey's Down team.

Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We camped here last weekend and very much enjoyed your hospitality thank you! Lovely warm showers, clean toilets and a fantastic hillside spot! We look forward to coming again soon :)

Thank Clare W
Pam S, Owner at Bovey Down Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Thank you for the kind review. We really enjoyed having everyone stay at our farm, and pleased you found everything to your liking. We hope your next visit is also blessed with fine weather. See you soon. Pam ,Gerald & team.

Reviewed 10 August 2017

We stayed as a group of 6 adults in the glamping tent. Pam and Terry thought of everything, even down to a complimentary bottle of bubbles in the fridge. The deco in the glamping tent was just beautiful! We loved cooking BBQ's in the evening...More

Thank Awager19
Pam S, Owner at Bovey Down Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Hello to our 6 Glampers. Thank you for your excellent review. We are very pleased you enjoyed the experience of staying at Bovey's Down. I was sorry not to meet you but a little bird told me Gerald enjoyed your company and making cream tea's....More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

We have spent a week in Devon just about every year since 2002, and sampled many good Cream Teas in that time. Having seen the adverts and reviews, Boveys Down Farm promised to be something really special. As it was open from 12.00, and we...More

1  Thank Ianp966
Pam S, Owner at Bovey Down Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Good evening. Firstly can I say how sorry I am that your visit was disappointing. This is unheard of in normal circumstances. I do wish you had brought this up at the time & my team would have explained that I had an emergency admission...More

Reviewed 24 June 2017

We visited here after coming upon a stand at the Ave Valley Fair and my husband picked up a business card. Before we visited the area I'd stated that I wanted to find a farm serving cream teas. I wasn't disappointed. On arrival we entered...More

1  Thank Kelly F
Pamela S, Owner at Bovey Down Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2017

We are so pleased you took the time to come for a cream tea and for the lovely comments,thank you. We also hope you enjoyed the experience of the Axe Valley show,even on such a hot week end.Our team struggled in the heat so were...More

Reviewed 17 June 2017

This is the second time we have visited Bovey Down Farm and this time we brought along with us two friends, and as only to be expected the cream tea was first class and our friends loved it too, Gerald and Pam always make you...More

Thank louie1232017
Pamela S, Owner at Bovey Down Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for taking time in your day for writing a review.We all enjoy having the customers at Bovey's Down Farm ,we want guests to leave here having had a unique experiance. P & G.

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Wow! To be honest we stopped here as an after thought but now it will be first choice when it comes to cream teas or cakes etc from this part of Devon! I love cream teas so tried a few but this was far above...More

Thank zoeforsyth
Pamela S, Owner at Bovey Down Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Thank you .We are very pleased you enjoyed your cream tea & decided to put the information out there. We remember your daughter looking very satisfied with her scone and looking forward to your return visit.

Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Never judge a book by its cover, this may not be a quaint tea room you would expect. But don't be fooled the staff are exceptionally friendly, the cream tea is five star. I've never had so many choices of preserves or so much clotted...More

1  Thank Ev O
Pamela S, Owner at Bovey Down Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Thank you for rating the cream tea 5* we aim to please.

Reviewed 21 August 2016

cream teas in afternoon scones homemade 100% steak Aberdeen angus cooked on site very tasteful campsite clean good showers

Thank lanceturner1956
Pamela S, Owner at Bovey Down Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Thank you for taking the trouble of writing this review, we enjoy providing the food and camp site for your holidays.

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Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Farway, Honiton EX24 6JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Honiton
  • Phone Number: +44 1404 871436
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