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    The Wayfarer Inn

    Lane End | Instow, Instow, Bideford EX39 4LB, England
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          “the pub” (13 reviews)
          “sea front” (11 reviews)
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          Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

          We visited for a family meal for 8 adults and 3 kids. I used to visit the pub frequently when living in the area but after moving away, this was the first visit for a little while. We had the Sunday roast but unfortunately it's...More

          Thank Gemma J
          Reviewed 14 March 2017

          I'm just going to be factual rather than loads of blurb as, for some, the Wayfarer would be OK. Stayed here for two nights in the 'Lundy' and found firstly 'no (parking) room at the inn', only parking on the beach road, not great when...More

          Thank handyliz1
          Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

          Five of us as a family group had a great meal with excellent service and a really good welcome as always. For good food, good drinks and a warm welcome you can't beat the Wayfarers. The rooms are all good with some great sea views.

          Thank Bill&Jools
          Response from Laura E, Manager at The Wayfarer InnResponded 20 February 2017

          Thank you for your review! We hope to see you again soon

          Reviewed 18 December 2016

          its nice to be able to come to a quiet pub and find somewhere to sit down in relative comfort. However it is not nice or welcoming to be served by surly bar staff and then overhear the barman and his two teenage buddies poking...More

          Thank 815elbert
          Response from Laura E, Manager at The Wayfarer InnResponded 20 February 2017

          Hi, Sorry to hear about this experience, we have invested time and effort into staff training which has led to a change in staff at the pub. If we can tempt you back, please give me a call to arrange some complimentary drinks to apologise...More

          Reviewed 1 December 2016

          We were a group of four. I had previously booked a table. Arriving, we were shown to our table and we gave our drinks order. After a reasonable time, the waitress took our food order. We ordered two belly of pork, a sirloin steak and...More

          Thank acj50ven
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          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Price range
          • US$94 - US$106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 14
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          • Instow
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Hi Looking for suitable accommodation while attending family function in Instow next August. Do you have a double ensuite on the ground floor please? I have reduced mobility although I am not a wheelchair user. Thanks Jennie Coultham
          28 February 2017|
          Response from Laura E | Property representative |
          Hi- unfortunately we only have stairs up to the rooms which are quite steep! Apologies!
          Do you allow well behaved dogs?
          22 August 2016|
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          Response from Laura E | Property representative |
          Hi, Yes we do allow dogs in our premises
          Where is the best place to park?
          25 August 2015|
          Response from Laura7292 | Property representative |
          Hi, there is on road parking outside the pub and also along the front. Unfortunately until the 1st of September there are parking restrictions
          Room Tips
          "Did not stay at this hotel, but I can vouch for the wonderful lunch we both had"
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          "Didn't stay in hotel. Our review is for our dining experience which was really good"
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          "We did not stay over."
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          "Ask which room you're going to have and the facilities and location (steep stairs/no lift) etc."
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