Find this pretty thatched inn, dating back to the 13th century, close to Dartmoor National Park, just off the A377 and close to Crediton and Exeter. It makes a marvellous base if wishing to explore the surrounding countryside.
You'll find a warm welcome from the Cowie family, real ales, plus plenty of atmosphere from original beams, flagstone floors and old open fireplaces. There's also the attraction of 'Captain' - an Amazonian talking parrot, who has supervised proceedings for many years.
As well as their two bars, they have a dedicated dining room, which offers good food (q.v.) - this spills onto a pretty terrace when the weather allows.
On the accommodation front, they have comfortably-furnished bedrooms, some overlooking the nearby Cole Brook. All have top-quality king-size beds, flatscreen TV's with DVD players (plus an in-house library), complimentary bottled spring water & biscuits, tea & coffee making facilities, mini fridges with fresh milk plus modern ensuite bathrooms with fluffy towels & good quality toiletries. Some have free Wi-Fi Internet access but mention this when booking, if this is important to you.
They are particularly-proud of their breakfasts, which might include free-range eggs and local bacon.
A courtyard room is particularly suitable for guests with some disabilities.
Occasional Jazz Nights are a bonus.
Nearby: Bickleigh Castle. Bicton Park Botanical Gardens. Buckfast Abbey. Buckland Abbey. Castle Drago. Coldharbour Mill. Dartmoor National Park. Historic Exeter. Finch Foundry. Fishing. Golf. Lydford Gorge. Okehampton Castle. Powderham Castle. Tiverton Castle. Tiverton Museum.. Walking.
Restaurant - New Inn Coleford
Find this pretty thatched inn, with comfortable bedrooms, close to Dartmoor National Park, just off the A377 and close to Crediton and Exeter.
You'll find a warm welcome, real ales, plus plenty of... more
- Pleasantly Situated
- Free Parking
- Ideal for Families
- Number of rooms: 6
- Rooms, ensuite: 6
- Price (single room): from £69
- Price (double room): from £89
- Prices include breakfast
- DVD Facilities
- Directions: See the map on this page