We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Village Inn

Expedia.comUS$ 88*
View Deal
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Lock in the lowest price from our partners
View Deal
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
Professional photos
The Village Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

129 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 128: English reviews
Start your review of The Village Inn
 Click to rate
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

3 friends and I spent a very enjoyable 5 nights here whilst walking on Exmoor and along the coast. Great room rates. Great food. Great atmosphere. Great clientele. Let's be clear ... Mark runs a great ship and has his finger on the button especially when behind the bar! Bev produces some marvellous dishes eg smoked haddock mornay, fish and...

Thank Bill W
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We called in here for a drink, after being on a long walk. The cider was fine, but you felt a little bit like you were gate crashing. The pub seemed to be more about dogs than people! We returned the next evening to sample the food. The food was great, but the place smelt of stuffy dog and dog...

1Thank Howso
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I have eaten in every restaurant and pub in Lynmouth and Lynton including the rising sun, the bath hotel, the blue ball inn and the beggars roost and many more and we always return to the village inn. If you are like me and want genuinely home cooked food that is not only excellent value for money but is also...

Thank jessica s
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Excellent value for money, fabulous food and exemplary customer service. Accommodated my two Boxer dogs and were very flexible and helpful in a difficult situation. Would thoroughly recommend this inn.

Thank jennifermorgan447
Reviewed 15 November 2016

After a walk up to Watersmeet on a drizzly day, a warm welcoming pub with friendly barman was just what we needed. Large portions and quick service. Barman even lit the log burner for us. Walking boots and soggy dogs welcomed. I had the muddy boots and will definitely take my dogs next time !

Thank Wendy S
Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Popped in to this pub durring a day walk with our springer spaniel Tilley. The sign outside stated muddy boots and soggy dogies welcome and WE WERE! I dont think I have ever felt so relaxed in a pub before with my dog. The ownner also had two spaniels so this is definatly a pub for dog lovers. The snack...

Thank deborah m
London, England
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Twice we have had guaranteed & confirmed bookings & twice the village inn have phoned at 8pm the night before to cancel our stay, once was bad enough but twice is unacceptable especially as we booked the second time a week earlier. We should have taken heed the first time they cancelled our gaurenteed & confirmed booking, we travel regularly...

4Thank nettienterry
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Very rarely one have true reasons to highly rate pub food, but the food served in this place is simply superb! We had fish and chips, steak pie and our little one had meatballs, all are delicious! Service is great too! Definitely a place for a hearty meal and some good drinks too!

Thank Wei Z
Reviewed 12 August 2016

What a disappointment ! Very run down. Extremely dirty. Everywhere smelt strongly of dogs. Raw dog bone on chair in bar! Black mouldy grouting in shower.

4Thank Annette L
Northwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Oh dear, we only popped in for a pint and a quick bite to eat and wished we hadn't. The place was full of locals who were very very loud, and this was lunchtime. Dogs everywhere that seemed to own the place, sitting on chairs, growling, barking. Only one of our group decided to eat and ordered a sandwich, almost...

3Thank Curlypig

13 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (13)
Hotel & Grounds (4)
View from Room (1)
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Other (7)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Lynmouth hotels
0.1 km away
The Bath Hotel
The Bath Hotel
#3 of 5 in Lynmouth
227 reviews
0.1 km away
The Rising Sun Hotel
The Rising Sun Hotel
#1 of 5 in Lynmouth
446 reviews
0.1 km away
Rock House Hotel
Rock House Hotel
#5 of 5 in Lynmouth
291 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.3 km away
Hillside House
Hillside House
#8 of 15 in Lynmouth
76 reviews
0.2 km away
East Lyn House
East Lyn House
#4 of 15 in Lynmouth
334 reviews
0.1 km away
Riverside Cottage
Riverside Cottage
#7 of 15 in Lynmouth
170 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cozy traditional Inn offering real ale, good wholesome home cooked food, warm and friendly hosts and staff. Six en-suite rooms decorated to a high standard with all the usual extras. We offer good value for money food, drink and accommodation all year round. There is also a log fire in the winter and a beer garden for our smokers. Dogs are very welcome to stay in our allocated dog rooms and are also welcome in the bar and garden. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Village Inn

Address: 19 Lynmouth Street, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Lynmouth
Price Range: ₹ 5,385 - ₹ 5,889 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Village Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 6
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotwire, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Orbitz and HRS so you can book your The Village Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
The Village Inn Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Village Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room 1 is perfect for a very comfortable stay.”
jennifermorgan447, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“pick somewhere else”
Curlypig, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 3 and 4 have GREAT sea views !!!”
  • Stunning views and walks up to Watersmeet
billw600, 12 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Do not stay here.”
DarWend, 21 Dec 2014 | Read review
“any room will do here”
vanderplonk, 21 Jul 2014 | Read review
5 of 5
US$ 88* /night
View Deal
Hotels.comUS$ 88
Orbitz.comUS$ 88
TravelocityUS$ 88
View all 6 deals
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates