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Tarka House Bed & Breakfast

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Reviewed 22 September 2015

It seems hard to believe but this little gem is as perfect as all the reviews maintain. Kathy and Paul are wonderful hosts, nothing being too much trouble. The establishment is spotless, the breakfasts perfect and our room, room 1 beautiful and full of those little extras which make a stay here so special. Don't doubt such perfect reviews, go...

1Thank TeacherEngland
Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2015

We are just back from a super 4 nights stay at Tarka House run by Kathy and Paul who are a lovely and friendly couple. We enjoyed their excellent hospitality in their beautiful home and our room was super clean and quiet and beautifully furnished. We woke with the birds' song each morning and enjoyed a sumptuous breakfast and then...

2Thank M C
Croydon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 August 2015

This is our second visit to Paul & Kathy at Tarka House. Without wanting to repeat ourselves from our previous review, this is truly worth a few days spent here. The hospitality is excellent, lovely furnishings, excellent choice of breakfast, evening meals if you need it, fruit bowl topped up daily and mini fridge with two bottles of water and...

Thank Chrispey57
Beaminster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Probably the best B & B we have stayed in (we travel a lot) and the price is great too! We had Room 1, overlooking the delightful garden, which is roomy, well equipped and has an excellent bathroom with shower. As well as Paul and Kathy being friendly, welcoming and helpful, they made you feel really at home without being...

Thank Leisah C
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Lovely hosts, good location, marvellous breakfast, very relaxing. Pub next door is also very welcoming. Cannot fault Tarka House at all. Easy access to nearby towns and for exploring North Devon coast. We would have no hesitation staying again.

Thank K S
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Tarka House is a beautifully appointed B&B. The attention to detail, and the excellent decor make this a thoroughly delightful place to stay. Your hosts Paul and Kathy are quite the most dedicated people you will ever stay with. The attention to detail in the bedrooms and public area's are matched only by their care and pride in the service...

Thank steve m
Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 July 2015

This is one of the best B & B's we have ever stayed in and we have stayed in quite a few. We received a friendly welcome and were offered tea and cake on arrival and fresh strawberries were also provided and taken on the patio overlooking the lovely garden. My husband is gluten free and he was fully provided...

Thank 512Minerva
Barnsley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 June 2015

This B&B deserves all the recognition it gets. We don't normally write reviews, but tarka house really does deserve a mention. Kathy and Paul are the perfect hosts with great local knowledge.The food is amazing and plentiful, the rooms comfortable and clean, the garden guests entertaining. The village is in a great central location if you want to explore. We...

Thank Trudy M
Falmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 June 2015

Excellent B&B. The hosts Kathy and Paul were very welcoming, would highly recommend the complimentary cream teas on arrival. Paul cooked an extensive breakfast menu. Local Pub more or less next door for evening meals or drinks.

Thank edward s
Redditch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 June 2015

We stayed for 6 nights and had a wonderful stay. Paul and Kathy are great hosts and run a fantastic bed and breakfast coupled with hotel touches, elevating it above the norm. Rooms are beautifully clean and the garden was a real bonus on a sunny afternoon. Breakfasts were delicious, we tried most of what was on offer whilst we...

Thank Alison T

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tarka House is set in a tranquil location in a Devon riverside village running along side the Tarka trail (great for walkers & cyclists) situated next door to a small quiet country pub/restaurant. Rooms are furnished to a high standard all with large en suites. Ideal place to stay to visit North Devon's coastline, attractions, market towns & golf courses. RHS Rosemoor gardens is 3 miles away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tarka House Bed & Breakfast

Address: 11 Tavern Gardens | Weare Giffard, Weare Giffard, Bideford EX39 4QR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Torridge > Bideford > Weare Giffard
Price Range: ₹ 2,075 - ₹ 3,486 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Room 1 is the largest”
TeacherEngland, 22 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Room 1 overlooks the secluded gardens where we sat for our welcome cream tea.”
Chrispey57, 5 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Room 1 is the largest we were told, but would imagine they are all great.”
leisahc, 3 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Room 1 is large and overlooks the garden.”
512Minerva, 12 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Back bedroom overlooks garden.”
176trudym, 14 Jun 2015 | Read review
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