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West Midlands
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Room was a good size and peaceful. Plenty of supportive pillows, bed comfortable. Tea and coffee facilities plentiful and fresh milk available - just ask. Powerful shower and bathroom amenities. Very good value. Breakfast very good too as were our meals in the restaurant both evenings. It is a very busy restaurant so you may have a wait for food...

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Brixham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have just celebrated my wife's ?th Birthday here with a Sunday lunch. 3 children with Partners, 4 Grandchildren, and 5 of us of mature years. Semi private dining area, very attentive staff, a menu to suite everyone and made to feel very welcome.

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel. The room was a decent size with a king-size bed. Staff went above the standard expected. We even had a knock at our door to say last food orders being taken which is just an example of hoe friendly the staff are. Food was tasty and of decent standard. Only down side was the room and restaurant felt...

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have just returned from a 2 night break to celebrate hubbys birthday. First impressions were nice big car park, lovely bar restaurant area and a warm welcome. We stayed in room 2 which was absolutely delightful, loved the decor and it was warm and very comfortable. The ensuite bath/shower room whilst not big was perfectly adequate and best of all,...

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Thank sue595
ThePloughman, Owner at The Weary Ploughman Inn, responded to this review

Dear Sue595, Thank you for your comprehensive review, I am so pleased that on the whole your stay was positive and very much appreciate your patience and understanding with the issues you mention. I have fed back your kitchen issues to head Chef Will - who actually cooked your breakfast on both mornings. He's not sure what went wrong -...

England
Reviewed 26 December 2016

I have stayed here a few times. It has a good location for visiting the area without actually entering Brixham. Rooms clean & adequate. Need to book in advance. Restaurant recommended. Large car park. Olde World feel.

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Thank DCB1952
ThePloughman, Owner at The Weary Ploughman Inn, responded to this review

Dear DCB 1952 Thank you for taking the time and trouble, over the festive period, to post your lovely five star review! All the best for 2017, hope to see you again at the Weary ! Warm regards James

North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Having summered in this area for over 30 years, we made an autumn visit for a family gathering. It was a good while since we'd tried this hostelry but as my brother and wife were staying at this, one of our old haunts, we decided to join them for an evening meal! We were delighted with the quality of the...

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Thank Diane A
ThePloughman, Owner at The Weary Ploughman Inn, responded to this review

Dear Diane A, How lovely as a the owner of the Weary, to wake up this morning and read your great review. Thank you for taking the time and trouble to post it, it's been a super start to the day and you've made someone very happy and proud! Warm regards James

East Anglia
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Stayed here for two nights whilst visiting family. Our double room was comfortable but in need of a facelift. Despite being close to the main road noise was not a problem. Only the whistle of the steam train to Dartmouth! Lovely.Lots of hot water, tea and coffee hot towel-rail, tv. Breakfast finished at 9.30 which we think is too early...

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Thank KerryEastAnglia
ThePloughman, Owner at The Weary Ploughman Inn, responded to this review

Dear KerryEastAnglia, First can I thank you for a great four stars - and also say we do agree regarding some of the rooms needing a bit of a refurb - chairs are being recovered two at a time as I type! and we have a plan for the new year when occupancy quietens down for other works! Now to...

Lorient, France
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We made a late booking via the Internet at The Weary Ploughman as we were visiting Cornwall and Devon from France. We received a very friendly and efficient welcome by Kris and a very comfortable room which was bright, modern and spotlessly clean. Dinner was fabulous, excellent quality as was breakfast but Kris made our stay with his warm personality....

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ThePloughman, Owner at The Weary Ploughman Inn, responded to this review

Dear gailwindy, Well I am of course very gratified by your wonderful review! Kris is indeed a very valued member of our staff and I am so pleased you recognised his warm dedication. I think what really delights me most is that you were able to award us a fantastic five stars for your stay when coming from France with...

Weymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2016

A quality establishment, with friendly and helpful staff, and comfortable, clean and well appointed, hot, rooms. The bar was comfortable, and the food was excellent. A large car park. On a busy road, although noise was not really an issue.

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Thank Greg S
ThePloughman, Owner at The Weary Ploughman Inn, responded to this review

Dear Greg S, I just wanted to thank you for taking the time to post this really positive review and giving us a great five stars it really is very much appreciated not just me as the owner but by the team who put in all the hard work to make a review like this possible. Warm regards James

Weymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2016

A quality establishment, with friendly and helpful staff, and comfortable, clean and well appointed, hot, rooms. The bar was comfortable, and the food was excellent. A large car park. On a busy road, although noise was not really an issue. Although next to 'Dart Valley Railway' station,and only a short drive from Brixham, it was in other respects rather isolated....

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ThePloughman, Owner at The Weary Ploughman Inn, responded to this review

Dear Greg S, Great Five Stars review - thank you very much for taking the time and trouble to post it. From the perspective of noise we are lucky that the majority of our bed rooms are on the opposite side to the main road, which is indeed very busy, as it is the main road into Brixham/Dartmouth, with easy...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Weary Ploughman was extensively refurbished to a very high standard over the last few years. Every room has been tasefully decorated and the ensuite bathrooms have been renewed, or in the case of room 3 - a shower room. All the furnishings are of a good quality and the beds renewed in July 2012. Each room has a 26" Sony flat-sceen Freeview television, hair-dryer and a large ceiling fan, as well as tea and coffee making facilities. All bedrooms are on the first floor and we do not have a lift. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Weary Ploughman Inn

Address: Dartmouth Road, Churston Ferrers, Brixham TQ5 0LL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Brixham > Churston Ferrers
Price Range: $109 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Weary Ploughman Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Room 2 although the road is visible we did not hear the traffic.”
 of 5 bubbles sue595, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 3 quiet and roomy. Access to bed rooms poor for a Disabled person.”
 of 5 bubbles , 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't book Room 1 if you want to use the ceiling fan unless you check beforehand that it has been fixed.”
 of 5 bubbles SenneleySue, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Go for the king size bedded room!”
 of 5 bubbles 173kathm, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms three and four, hotel not suitable for disabled clients at present, however restaurant caters well for wheelchair users”
 of 5 bubbles E19RQannh, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
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