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Cookshayes Country Guest House

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25 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 July 2013

The kindest thing I could say about the Cookshayes was that the breakfast was OK . I agree with the other reviews the rooms were well below the standard for this category of B&B. wi fi was available but could not get connected and owner could not help. One small plus point they did offer a washing facility .

Thank Rodney B
Reviewed 29 October 2012

Location of the B and B is lovely and the breakfast was food.Sadly the house and room is very dated and there was no heating on at all during the night of our stay.Our double bed consisted of two single beds pushed together and was very uncomfortable.The room was dated and not the cleanest.Thankfully I was able to have a...

Thank MrsMcjabba
Port Orchard, Washington
Reviewed 21 October 2012

Room was neat and clean. Location was easily found from directions provided. Breakfast was very good. Parking good. Only spent the night but was satisfied. I would use this facility again. Excellent place to stop for the night

Thank Sandra F
Gillingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2012

Stayed at Cookshayes recently for a few days. Found the establishment to be a decent find, especially since we were allowed to bring our dog along. The decor was somewhat dated but the room was spacious and the location ideal for access to Dartmoor. Overall i'd go back again

1Thank dru25
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 August 2012

We stayed at this b&b for two nights in August 2012. Yes, it is dated but if you can look past this then you will enjoy your time in this amazing National Park. For the money we paid we cannot complain. Its location is great, just a few miles down the road you enter the park. It's 2 mintues walk...

1Thank hblock21
Reviewed 15 August 2012

The photo on the web site looks pleasant. But beware, close up the place looks past it's best, and in need of some major tlc - externally. Internally we managed to get in the entrance hall before disappointment overcame us. As for the bedroom, it smelt musty, dusty and damp. Decor was old and bland. The toilet/bathroom was, strangely, next...

1Thank GrahamTBristol
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 July 2012

Just spent a really pleasant couple of days with Barry & Team on the edge of the moor. Thoroughly welcoming people and delightful surroundings. Decor is not snazzy and up to date but if we wanted boutique would have gone to Bath or London. Food generous and top notch homemade fare. Relaxed and just like home from home.

Thank Frandy S
Reviewed 19 July 2011

We booked a double room for our stay and after two phone calls was asked if we would like Four poster room as it was my birthday i said yes.Imagine our dissapiontment when on arrival was taken to the top floor and opened the door to twin beds i said we had booked a double the owner looked confused and...

1Thank fudge123devon
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 June 2011

I stayed at Cookshayes for 3 nights. The surroundings are beautiful - a lovely garden but I couldn't take advantage as the weather was poor! When you first enter - seems a little dowdy - but get past this, and you've found treasure! Breakfast is delicious, with whatever combination of English you like (you must try the sausages!) , plus...

3Thank Liz186356
Reviewed 5 September 2010

Just returned from Cookshayes after attending a wedding nearby. On first glance at the property I realised that this was going to be a very basic B&B. The hotel is in dire need of renovating, the decor is shabby and unwelcoming. Our room was located on the ground floor and could have been beautiful, however the double bed was in...

Thank samton

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about Cookshayes Country Guest House

Address: 33 Court Street | Newton Abbot, Moretonhampstead, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8LG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Dartmoor National Park > Moretonhampstead
Number of rooms: 3
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“We had room 7 which was spacious and had a nice view over the garden, and a small shower ensuite.”
 of 5 bubbles fenny89, 28 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Ask if it's possible to see alternative rooms. Ensuite definitely worth the extra money.”
 of 5 bubbles 48JanetP, 26 Jun 2014 | Read review
“If you stay here you may have to look hard for a decent room. It depends on what you are prepared to accept.”
 of 5 bubbles GrahamTBristol, 15 Aug 2012 | Read review
“4-poster bed available. Great views at back”
 of 5 bubbles Liz186356, 15 Jun 2011 | Read review
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