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    The Wayfarer Inn

    Lane End | Instow, Instow, Bideford EX39 4LB, England
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    • Excellent46%
    • Very good33%
    • Average15%
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    “the pub” (16 reviews)
    “sea front” (11 reviews)
    “beer garden” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

    Instow is definately a hidden gem. The Wayfarer Inn is on a side street less than 50 Metres from a beautiful beach. The staff at the Wayfarer were extremely friendly. Breakfast be warned is huge and tasty. Only had 1 evening meal in the pub...More

    Thank Jo J
    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

    1  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

    1  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

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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$99 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    Emma C
    5 September 2017|
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    Response from TheViivster | Reviewed this property |
    Yes definitely - we stayed there in July with our dog
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    JennieC453
    28 February 2017|
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    Response from Laura E | Property representative |
    Hi- unfortunately we only have stairs up to the rooms which are quite steep! Apologies!
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    sarah10002016
    22 August 2016|
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    Response from Laura E | Property representative |
    Hi, Yes we do allow dogs in our premises
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    "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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