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    Southern Cross Guest House

    High Street, Newton Poppleford EX10 0DU, England
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    • Excellent37%
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    Reviewed 30 October 2017

    I found Southern Cross with little difficulty, the turning into the car park came with little warning and I would advise a slow drive when close. The guest house itself had plenty of character, being a thatched cottage, with plenty of photos and paintings in...More

    Thank Glen W
    Response from Timothy F, Owner at Southern Cross Guest HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

    thank you for your review glad you enjoyed your stay

    Reviewed 19 October 2017

    A beautiful old thatched cottage, on the main road so easy to find. Some traffic noise but not all night. Stayed two nights in the single room so a small bed but comfy enough. Shared shower and separate toilet but never had to wait for...More

    Thank Kathryn K
    Response from Timothy F, Owner at Southern Cross Guest HouseResponded 21 October 2017

    Thank you for your review ,glad you enjoyed your stay it's that time of year again when the rooms do need some redecorating

    Reviewed 30 September 2017

    I spent two nights at the beginning of September. It is a lovely quaint old thatched cottage.The room was very comfortable and tastefully decorated. Breakfast was nicely cook to order.The Donkey Sanctuary is a short drive away and so is Sidmouth. A short walk from...More

    Thank Marion W
    Response from Timothy F, Owner at Southern Cross Guest HouseResponded 10 October 2017

    Thank you glad you enjoyed your stay with us ,and glad you liked the surrounding area

    Reviewed 15 September 2017

    Hospitality was good. Breakfast was good but with little choice. Room was cramped but had everything needed. Ensuite had shower and toilet. Washbasin was in the bedroom. Quite noisy as on a main A road. Easy to find.

    Thank skeitley
    Response from Timothy F, Owner at Southern Cross Guest HouseResponded 20 September 2017

    Thank you for writing your review

    Reviewed 10 September 2017

    I understand completely that this is an old, traditional, thatched roofed cottage and it may not suit all tastes but I was completely underwhelmed by my whole experience of this b&b. We arrived in the late afternoon and couldn't see any proper signs for checking...More

    Thank Briony J
    Response from Timothy F, Owner at Southern Cross Guest HouseResponded 13 September 2017

    Sorry you felt uncomfortable with us not having a reception but it's not worth having a full time receptionist for 5 rooms and i was just watching television whilst i waited for you to arrive. This time of year we have the windows open to...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
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    • USD 65 - USD 88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    "single room is at the back overlooking the garden rather than the road, so quieter"
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    "Try and get a room with a complete en suite"
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