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The Cott Inn

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked via booking.com as we were travelling up from Cornwall to see a band playing Easter Sunday in Totnes. We arrived Sunday lunch time and amazingly even though they were fully booked for Sunday Lunch they managed to fit us in. Food was amazing and we sat outside in the sunshine. Our room was wonderful. Clean and crisp bed...

Thank Claire C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a faultless Sunday lunch here with my parents a couple of weeks ago the food was fantastic the pub building beautiful and service very professional - but what made this lunch special was the pub's owner taking the time and trouble to tell us about the pub and show us around on very busy lunchtime service he's clearly very...

Thank DawnCaxton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful thatched pub which dates from 1320, good parking and easy to find (well signposted) on the edge of Totnes. Busy inside, worth booking. Very helpful manager and staff. Food was very good and served relatively quickly. Menu is not extensive but I believe there is just about something for everyone. Not a bad price although only soft...

Thank Andy F
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time visit on march 31st .Booked a table as boy it gets busy...so popular. The food was divine and the owners helpful indeed, we didn't like the first place we sat as it was too noisy so we were immediately moved to a lovely table. I had ham , egg and chips with the bread and olive/balsamic to start....

Thank fuzzie11
Torquay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for lunch here having past it several times and was very pleasantly surprised. There is something about Thatched Devon Long Houses that oozes charm and coupled with great food what more can you wish for. There are several seating areas and in our case as we hadn't booked we were directed to a small ante room - very cosy...

Thank Vennwood
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely thatched pub, with great food. Just stayed overnight to break journey from Cornwall, and was very pleased with the clean room and basic facilities. The pub was very busy because it was Mothering Sunday, but the staff were very attentive and helpful with carrying the luggage etc. The food in the restaurant was top class and we had a...

Thank sandraChristchurch
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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Picturesque cottage. Lovely room, very clean, good location. We ate at the restaurant which was also very good. Great staff, very friendly family run feel. Would highly recommend to anyone visiting this area. Very good value for money.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Weymouth, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed overnight at this popular venue. The room was delightful, though a little noisy early on, but it's an old building . The staff could not have been more helpful . The bar/restaurant full ( suggest booking might be in order) which lead to a nice atmosphere and the food, beautifully presented and extremely tasty. I can well recommend staying...

Thank Bill M
Port Talbot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017

If you are looking for a break with character then this is the place for you. From the low oak beamed ceilings, ingle nook fireplace, creaky floorboards and first class food you are transported back to a time when the personal touch mattered and everybody knew your name. When you see a car park full from 6pm to 11pm by...

Thank Bryan P
Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This establishment hails from 1320 with thatched roof and looks like a Hollywood set. Pleasant atmosphere with no piped music to get on your nerves. Barfood was a cut above average and real ales on tap. I ate venison pie with handout chips and a Pint of Otter.

Thank profsp2015

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The famous Cott Inn in Dartington is one of the oldest thatched inns in Britain. It is reputed to have been built in the reign of Edward II (1307 to 1327) and has been an Inn / Pub since 1320. More information here.Situated in the village of Dartington near Totnes with beautiful countryside all around, The Cott Inn is a charming traditional family run pub. We are proud to serve excellent locally sourced seasonal food, fine wines and well kept ales, including daily fish specials and fabulous Sunday roast lunches. Perfect for romantic dinners and evenings out with friends, The Cott Inn is also a great venue for private parties with a separate dining room for up to 30 people. Come and enjoy the relaxed, friendly atmosphere, with cosy log fires in the winter months and a large, pretty garden and patio area in warmer weather. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cott Inn

Address: Cott Lane | Cott Lane, Dartington, Totnes TQ9 6HE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Totnes > Dartington
Price Range: €110 - €146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“You wont be disappointed”
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Vennwood, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Room 3 and found it clean, and well equipped, the bed was very very comfy.”
BryanP415, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Medieval, no piped music, real ales and good food”
profsp2015, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms equal quality”
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