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Torquay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2015

This is a message from Graham and Linda after much deliberation we have decided to retire. Thank you all, you have been wonderful but we have hung up the tea towel and are now thoroughly enjoying retirement and some lie ins, all the very best.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 June 2014

The very best We booked one night at this B&B but we were so impressed that we booked another We were walking the Cornish/Devon coast from Lands End to Barnstaple and so this was our last B&B, not only the last, but also the BEST. A great welcome, even a piece of home made fruit cake brought in for us,...

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Bath
Reviewed 1 September 2013

I stayed here at the end of six days on the South West Coastal Path. it is only a short walk from the path. The room was big, the bed very comfortable and the shower the best of the week. Breakfast was delicious and the hosts very welcoming. Not sure what else a B&B can be. I would certainly recommend...

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Brownhills, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2013

Penkenna house is a lovely B&B lida and Graham arethe wonderfull hosts ,they make you feel realy welcome just like family .we stayed there for a week and it was a lovely break for me and my husband ,FANTASTIC BREAKFAST ,THE ROOMS ARE NICE AND CLEAN AND BATHROOM ALLWAYS CLEAN AND TIDY .WE WILL STAY THERE A FEW TIMES GREAT...

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Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2012

Penkenna house really is the ultimate in B&Bs i stayed there with my husband and three children in the family room . The room was of a very high standard superbly clean and immaculate. Linda and Graham were the most welcoming of hosts and were fantastic with the children certainly going the extra steps to make our stay with them...

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Kent
Reviewed 10 September 2012

Penkenna House is superb. Linda and Graham are wonderful hosts and went out of their way to ensure an enjoyable stay. Our room was extremely comfortable with lovely views. Fantastic breakfast, the best ever! Thoroughly enjoyed the Crean Tea in the garden, thanks Linda! Will definately return.

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Tredegar, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 August 2012

excellent facilities, decoration of room very nice, comfortable beds. Bathroom facilities excellent. Food was of a very good standard and large portions. Hosts excellent, friendly and you never feel rushed or that anything is too much trouble. We would return if in the area again.

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Witham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 June 2012

Where do I start in singing the praises for Penkenna House? The hosts, Linda and Graham were so warm and welcoming. Nothing was too much trouble for them and on our first morning fter being introduced to our fellow guests we were given a glass of bubbly to celebrate the jubillee which was a lovely surprise! The breakfast was superb,...

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Burton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 June 2012

last year i found the Penkenna house bed and breakfast in Westwood ho, we were so impressed we booked for this year as well and have just returned, what can i say yet another fantastic stay in what should be classed as hotel quality, the house is not only immaculate and beautiful, the breakfast is fantastic, and it run by...

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watford england
Reviewed 24 May 2012

Myself and my brother stayed in this lovely Guest house. We were greeted By the owners mother a very nice lady.. Our room was a 3 bed room 1 double bed 2 single beds, There was plenty of space in the room. and was decorated Beautifully, the bedding was fresh and clean.. The View from the window was OUTSTANDING over...

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Address: 11 Nelson Road, Westward Ho, Bideford, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Torridge > Bideford > Westward Ho
Number of rooms: 17
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“fantastic family room with sea views, fantastic romantic honeymoon room lush with sea view and another fantastic double room which is beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles june1962, 4 Jun 2012 | Read review
“All rooms are exceptional - you cannot go wrong wherever you stay in this B&B”
 of 5 bubbles WesleyO_11, 24 Nov 2011 | Read review
“sea view splendid”
 of 5 bubbles Ramblingsixties, 1 Oct 2011 | Read review
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