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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Very comfortable night, excellent deep-yellow yolked poached eggs for breakfast, delicious dinner and excellent rose wine (not always that easy to find in remoter areas of the country). Clean rooms and really friendly and helpful staff. Only very minor drawback is canned music which seems to follow you from room to room. However, when we asked for it to be...

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Berkshire
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Popped in with friends who live locally who were enthusiastic about the new owner and the changes to the hotel. We thoroughly enjoyed the creamy homemade mushroom soup, salmon and capers/fish and chips which were freshly cooked and presented well. Mark and his waiting staff were very friendly. Having a welcoming atmosphere with reasonable prices and excellent food means we...

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Dear BerkshireLindylou Thank you so much for your kind words following the lunch that you and your friends enjoyed with us on Saturday. We launched our lunch menu last week which is being well received by our hotel guests and locals alike. A gentle reminder and note for your diary - we serve lunch Tuesday through Saturday, 12pm to 2pm...

Reviewed 3 October 2016

stayed one night extremely friendly owner he is new to the property and renovating it however extremely clean the breakfast was amazing one if the best I have tasted for a long time. Free parking which was a bonus great pub down stairs. I wish him all the very best for the future

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Dear Ron A Thank you so much for your glowing review of the hotel, your breakfast and the hospitality provided by the team at The George. Everything you will have enjoyed on your plate is grown less than a mile from the hotel... we hope to see you again soon... even if only happens to be for breakfast! Best wishes,...

Watford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Very large room a bit basic and plain Was told in advance no restaurant on Sundays, so went to local pub for dinner Very strange coming back to a hotel before 9.00 in the evening to complete darkness no bar open and no people Breakfast OK

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Dear Pat780 Thank you for your review. I am sorry that we did not get it quite right for you on this occasion and my apologies if the bar closing earlier in the evening was not communicated clearly. As Sunday can be a quieter evening I do on occasion take the opportunity to kick back; a rare occurrence in this...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Our visit was the last weekend of September 2016, and we were delighted with the welcome and care we received. The George is part of the fabric of South Moulton and the number of favourable comments we received from the locals (who are taking a great interest in Mark's running of the hotel) was many and continuous. So far Mark...

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Dear John R Thank you so much for your very kind comments following your recent stay at The George. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and found the hospitality provided by the team met with your expectations. We trust that when you next visit North Devon we will have the opportunity to look after you once...

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Reviewed 21 September 2016

we went here friday the 16th september as part of a small group of friends and family, pleasantly surprised by the offerings service was just how I like it professional without being in your face ,the food was fantastic,pork belly fritters were yummy the wine list was very reasonable and we enjoyed the overall ambiance we shall return (when in...

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Dear lutonlagerlout Thank you for your review following your recent dining experience at The George. The team and I are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the service and food and very much hope that we have the opportunity to look after you once again in the near future. Best wishes, Mark

Haverhill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We popped into the bar for dinner and were greeted by two very friendly young ladies who looked after us very well. Our drink order was soon taken and delivered and after looking at the menu we both decided to order the fish and chips. We were not disappointed with the chunky chips, large portion of fresh white cod in...

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Dear Patricia D Thank you for taking the time to write a response following your recent to The George. The team and I are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your evening with us and that the hospitality you received from Joella and Jess and the food prepared by the Chef met with your expectations. We look forward to welcoming...

Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Thank you so much to all the staff at the George who made our stay a delight. Our surprise birthday party was wonderful and so thoughtfully done and we were superbly looked after during our whole stay. A gem of a hotel - so glad we found you and we will be back.

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Dear FayDawes, Thank you for taking the time to write following your recent stay with us. The team and I are delighted that you enjoyed the surprise party and thank you for allowing us the opportunity to look after you and your guests. With best wishes, Mark

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We just stayed for the weekend at the George Hotel in South Molton and had an excellent time from the moment we arrived. His new owner, Mark, was very friendly and always present either at the reception or in the lovely restaurant. The dinner served there was the best we had during our stay in the area. The warm breakfast...

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DearFabienRomero, Thank you for your lovely review following your recent stay at The George. I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and that the accommodation and dinner met with your expectations. Hoping to see you again soon. Best wishes, Mark

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night at The George whilst on our way to visit family in North Devon. We had a family room for 2 adults 1 Child which was very well appointed. Room included a double and a single bed along with all the amenities one would expect Including hospitality tray & bathroom products - except a telephone which we...

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Dear Soton1988, Thank you for taking the time to write a review following your recent stay at The George. The team and I are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and so pleased that your dining experience met with your expectations. i appreciate you sharing your comments in respect of my housekeeper... thus it has been addressed... i...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The George Hotel is an 18th century building set in the farming town of South Molton just on the outskirts of Exmoor. The George offers a selection of ten comfortable and modern en-suite bedrooms. We are a popular hotel for both business guests and tourists visiting North Devon.Our modern and cosy Restaurant is open to the public offering a seasonally inspired à la carte menu. Our Exmoor Bar plays host to a range of local real ales, well-priced wine and spirits.We offer a meeting room and a function room for small, medium or large parties, weddings or business meetings. The George Hotel is in the heart of South Molton and offers customers an enjoyable and friendly atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The George Hotel

Address: 1 Broad Street, South Molton EX36 3AB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > South Molton
Price Range: €98 - €111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The George Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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“i had a single room at the back perfectly fine for a single fella..”
 of 5 bubbles philiptemple, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No 6 has the creakiest floorboards ever! But is at the back so v quiet as long as you're not sleepwalking!”
 of 5 bubbles JaneCharteris, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“It is an hotel with a modern feel in a Grade II listed building. Very good on pre arrival e-mails”
 of 5 bubbles johnrT3091GM, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Standard room was tired, we would try the Executive room if available.”
 of 5 bubbles Geoff_st, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“rooms at rear will be quieter, fronts a busy road”
 of 5 bubbles PeterC377, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
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