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March, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 May 2016

The most remarkable thing about our stay at Jays was the hospitality shown by Jan and John. Right from the start we were made to feel at home and unlike many B and B's, were welcome to come and go as we pleased! The breakfast was awesome with considerable choice offered, the rooms comfortable and clean and the village of...

Thank geelandsky
Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2015

The. perfect place to stay if touring around Devon, The Jays is a very comfortable and friendly guest house you arrive as a guest and leave as a friend John and Jan are the perfect hosts. You will get a great breakfast cooked fresh to order The Jays is in a very friendly village with good local pub

Thank David W
Reviewed 6 September 2014

Really great! Lovely Couple who own the small cottage. Best Breakfast you will ever have! There was a really relaxed country vibe to this B&B. I would recommend this to anybody. I shall be staying there again for sure!

1Thank Fraser C
Windsor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 August 2014

A fantastic place to stay and only a 5 minute drive from the airport. The rooms are clean, quiet and comfy making it an ideal place to study and sleep. Jan and John couldn't be more hospitable and the breakfast in the morning is outstanding. There are two good local pubs for an evening meal or there's a fridge and...

Thank daydavies2016
Formby, England
Reviewed 10 April 2014

Just enjoyed a quiet weekend stay in Whimple,John & jan our perfect hosts made us feel at home from the start. Following a good nights sleep we were treated to a breakfast you can only dream of, setting us up for the day. Thank you will see you again.

Thank daviesready
Reviewed 28 March 2014

Like a few others, I stayed at The Jays whilst completing a training course at Exeter Airport. Location-wise, it is perfect, only five minutes from the airport. John and Jan are superb hosts and made me feel truly welcome. The room was full of character and the bed was really comfortable and there was a terrific wifi connection. The breakfasts...

Thank IrishMonkey
Bazouges-La-Perouse, France
Reviewed 6 September 2013

We were looking for a B & B in Whimple for two nights in August and The Jayes was recommended. We were so pleased we chose this charming B & B. Jan & John the owners are lovely warm people and nothing was too much trouble for them. The room we had was very comfortable and clean and the choice...

Thank SueandSteve2013
Reviewed 20 August 2013

I had the privilege of spending 5 nights at The Jays whilst I did some exams at Exeter Airport. Jan and John were brilliant hosts and couldn't have been more welcoming. The village of Whimple has very little mobile phone signal but luckily this B&B has superfast wi-fi so sending iMessage's or using skype was possible. Breakfast was great and...

Thank andy_198
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2012

Jan and John are brilliant hosts and make you feel at home! Really nice cottage home with loads of character. It is in the centre of Whimple right by a shop and two pubs. Bedrooms were cosy and had a great nights sleep. The breakfast in the morning was made to order, very filling and very tasty! Overall a very...

Thank LauraG89
Reviewed 27 August 2012

2nd time I've stayed here and Jan and John could not be more welcoming. Feels like I'm staying with friends rather than at a B & B. Breakfast is always delicious and with a great choice. Couldn't get enough of the homemade jams! Stayed in the same bedroom as last time and couldn't wait to get into the comfiest bed...

1Thank Julia E

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Additional Information about The Jays

Address: The Jays The Square | Whimple, Exeter EX5 2SL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Exeter
Also Known As:
The Jays Exeter, Devon

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