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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 May 2014

We booked giving John and Elaine little notice prior to some surgery. We always like to stay in our favourite room and John went out of his way to ensure that we were able to do so by asking other guests if they would mind moving rooms. Rose Bank is an excellent base for exploring Exmoor and the surrounding area...

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 May 2014

Booked a short break with my mum who is in her 70s by way of a Christmas present. very glad we choose Rosebank. John and Elaine couldn't have been more helpful very knowledgeable and really welcoming. B and B was lovely, very nice accommodation with brilliant facilities in the room. Breakfast was very good as was dinner - but I...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 April 2014

Our third visit to the Rose Bank and hopefully not our last. John and Elaine meet and greet you like returning family , the rooms are outstanding and the breakfast is arguably the best you will get in a B+B. Best place to stay in Porlock. Amanda and Andy.

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Reviewed 26 April 2014 via mobile

Stayed here over the Easter Long weekend, felt very welcome and the breakfast was AMAZING!! We will be coming back again!!!! :) :) :) thank you to you both for having us both was a delight..... 10/10. And also had the best night sleep was great!!

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Stavanger, Norway
Reviewed 20 April 2014

We stayed here for the last two nights. John and Elaine are the kinda people that leave an imprint in your heart, they are warm and wonderul people and the best hosts one could imagine! Breakfast at this guesthouse is well known, and I must say it was the best we had on our 9 day journey through Cornwall/Devon/Somerset. I...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2014

Stopped off in Porlock and found a room at Rose Bank. Made welcome by John & Elaine, good shower, great breakfast.Our dog Nelly came with us and was also made most welcome. See you again. Thank You. John & Suzanne.

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Stoke-on-Trent
Reviewed 17 April 2014

We have just returned from a 2 night stay at Rose Bank Guest House. John and Elaine are the perfect hosts and made us feel very welcome. Our room was excellent, the facilities and cleanliness were exceptional and we particularly liked the little extra touches in the room - shampoo/conditioner in the shower, toiletries to help yourself to if you'd...

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 April 2014

after reviewing a couple of b& b's in Porlock I decided to go to the Rose Bank for a weekend break. It was one of my better decisions. John & Elaine could not have done more to make my stay more enjoyable When you add to that their local knowledge of the area and advice they gave to their customers...

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Reviewed 11 April 2014 via mobile

Phil & i love staying at rosebank guest house.john & elaine are very welcoming. Nice rooms, fantastic breakfast. We have been staying there twice a year for the last 5 years.nothing is too much trouble, it's like staying with friends. Looking forward to our stay in october.

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2014

A lovely guest House in Porlock . The room was clean and well equipped with tea ,coffee facilities , tv and wifi. the showers are good and every thing you could want was available, The breakfast is freshly cooked for you and the evening meals are fresh and tasty, John/Elaine are both welcoming and friendly . we all had a...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rose Bank is an 1856 Victorian Property, awarded E.T.B. 4 star silver award status; situated in an elevated position on Porlock High Street close to all the village Amenities. John & Elaine Stenner have a lifetime of experience in the hospitality industry and after 7 years have astablished Rose Bank as a Premier quality Guest House in the village,and very proud to have received the 2012 Tripadvisor Award of Excellence.This autumn we have reduced our room numbers from 6 to 4 and as a result have been able to install a new residents' lounge with TV and refreshment facilities, as well as extending the breakfast and dinner menu, a move designed to maintain our high end status. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rose Bank Guest House

Address: Rosebank High Street, Exmoor National Park, Porlock TA24 8PY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Porlock
Price Range: €76 - €94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Rose Bank Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Depending on your preference, you can ask for a room either facing the Bristol Channel, or Exmoor.”
 of 5 bubbles margaretf324, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Probably not an attic room!”
 of 5 bubbles jacques103, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Porlock is a beautiful village all rooms have excellent views including the sea”
 of 5 bubbles 207darrenw, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in one of the newly refurbished rooms, with duel aspect windows and was light and very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles geraldc556, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“Front rooms have sea view. Rear rooms have hill views”
 of 5 bubbles 45MikeS45, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
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