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Lorna Doone Hotel

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Room & Suite (45)
Dining (8)
Certificate of Excellence
Overview
High Street, Exmoor National Park, Porlock TA24 8PS England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews new owners courtyard room recommend this hotel nearby public car park visit exmoor lovely hotel dog owners a small double room steep stairs short break feel very welcome lamb an evening meal bed was comfortable central location her husband north devon
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

After a long week we decided to have a last minute getaway. Booking the room was trouble free and whilst Porlock is not far away from us we had a lovely stay. Polite service. A nice very clean room. Being an older building it has...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from Paul M, Owner at Lorna Doone HotelResponded 9 July 2018

Thanks for your kind words. We're glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Went here for dinner while camping in Porlock caravan site.Would have eaten here the night before as well but they were closed.By far the best place to eat in the evening in Porlock.Other places same old menusfrom the 80s. Here they have freshly prepared food...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Response from Paul M, Owner at Lorna Doone HotelResponded 30 June 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review, we're really glad you enjoyed your evening with us and we look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 18 June 2018

We wanted a relaxing, comfortable hotel in Somerset. The Lorna Doone gave us all that plus a little bit of magic. An old hotel beautifully being restored to it's full glory by the present owners. Quaint with different named rooms, a gorgeous courtyard, the most...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Lis C
Response from Paul M, Owner at Lorna Doone HotelResponded 19 June 2018

Many thanks for your wondeful review! We're really glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to seeing you back here in the future!

Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at the Lorna Doone, after our first stretch of the coastal path we needed a much needed rest and the Lorna doone was perfect for that! Lovely room and wonderful hosts and a lovely breakfast in the morning. The coffee is...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Response from Paul M, Owner at Lorna Doone HotelResponded 15 June 2018

Thank you for leaving a review, we're glad you enjoyed your stay with us and the best of luck with the rest of your walk along this amazing coastline!

Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We had a very happy stay here 28 years ago and could not imagine it being more enjoyable now than it was then. How wrong we were! Mel and Paul were the perfect hosts and our stay was nigh on perfect in every respect. Since...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Response from Paul M, Owner at Lorna Doone HotelResponded 14 June 2018

Thank you for such a wonderful review, it was an absolute pleasure to meet you and Jessie. Look forward to seeing you again, don't leave it 28 years this time!!!

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Beachfront
Spa
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$86 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Porlock
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$86 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Porlock
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Traveller (32)
Room & Suite (45)
Dining (8)
Pool & Beach (2)
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Jennifer H
4 June 2018|
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Good evening, just the large doubles have fridges, Thanks Lorna Doone hotel
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"Friday nights can be noisy in rooms at the front as the pub next door has live music until about 10.30."
Jackthelad2014
18 May 2018
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"feel romantic;)"
640weekender
23 Apr 2018
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"Disabled ask for the courtyard, otherwise pick a character from Lorna done and see who you get."
edmundn48
13 Sep 2017
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"Just phone and speak to Mel or Paul who will guide you"
426colint
13 Sep 2017
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