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Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a fabulous weekend staying at this guesthouse. The owners were so warm and friendly on our arrival. I loved the personal touch that they remembered our names throughout the weekend. We not only had gorgeous clean and modern rooms which had such lovely views, but also there was a reception room where breakfast was served which could also...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for three nights in November whilst visiting family and thought we'd try the Riverside Cottage, mainly due to all the glowing reviews here. The Guesthouse is run by two of the most friendly and hospitable people you could care to meet, Donna and Simon. They own and run the place and it has to be said, do...

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Keynsham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I thoroughly recommend the cottage, Donna and Simon were very welcoming, helpful and make exceedingly good cakes! The cottage is an ideal location for many nearby attractions and is a lovely place to be first thing in the morning overlooking the riverbank and Tarka trail. All amenities are in good working order and the cottage is very...

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Thank 246kevin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have never stayed at a bed and breakfast that has the most wonderful hosts,Donna and Simon are amazing, nothing was to much and the breakfast was outstanding, we loved the setting and the dogs and goats and bless him little to tozer the donkey topped our weekend when we let him out to go to graze the lawn, we...

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Thank Zoe C
UK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a week in this lovely riverside apartment. Beautiful views and a 10 min walk from the tarka trail. The place is well equipped and within walking distance of bideford although very dark on the roads at night! Peaceful serene setting ideal for bird watching or kayaking if it takes your fancy.

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Thank FresianUk
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the good fortune to have booked at the riverside cottage guesthouse for a 2 night stay. Firstly Donna and Simon are really friendly and made sure we enjoyed our stay. We had the riverside room and we were well impressed. The whole hotel is so clean and really welcoming.the breakfast is really good to. We would stay here...

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Thank georgepurves0511
norfolk
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We had a lovely stay at the Riverside. We stayed in the apartment overlooking the river the view from the window was lovely .You could easily sit and watch the tide roll in and out again or the cows feeding on the hill on the opposite side of the river. But with the Tarka trail to walk and the beaches...

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Thank norfolknellie
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

If you want to go to North Devon and stay in a very warm and welcoming place, Donna and Simon's is the best around, you can have a room in the main house, or the apartment if you have pets. the views are amazing, the beds are so comfortable you don't want to get up, and the hospitality is second...

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Thank flea51
London
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Riverside Cottage Guesthouse is idyllically situated on the River Torridge and is beautifully appointed, with kind and attentive hosts and delicious breakfasts and afternoon teas. Very comfortable en-suite rooms with great views. I'd recommend it to anyone who wishes to stay in north Devon.

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Had a lovely time at Riverside Cottage, Donna and Simon were very welcoming. Room was lovely, breakfast was great, as were the cakes and cream tea. Lovely location right on the river, would have liked to have a go in the Kayak, but didn't have time. Would most definitely stay here again.

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Riverside Cottage Guest House Coastal bed and breakfast accommodation in Devon WALK - CYCLE - KAYAK - RELAX Riverside Cottage Guest House sits directly on the bank of the River Torridge estuary in Bideford, North Devon stretching 4 acres in total along the river. The River Torridge plays an important environmental role and is a site of special scientific interest (SSSI); because of the wading birds, wildfowl and other wildlife. Bideford, is a largely unspoilt part of North Devon and attracts thousands of visitors each year who enjoy walking or cycling the South West Coast Path or the Tarka Trail. Kayaks are available free of use for a paddle up the River Torridge. Golden sandy beaches at Instow and Westwood Ho! are perfect for lazy days by the sea. RHS Rosemoor, Clovelly, Arlington Court, Hartland and Lynton and Lynmouth make ideal days out. Riverside Cottage Guest house is the perfect base for a holiday and is ideally located for accessibility to the rest of Devon or North Cornwall coast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riverside Cottage Guesthouse

Address: Riverside Cottage New Road, Bideford EX39 5HB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Bideford
Price Range: $116 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Riverside Cottage Guesthouse 3.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“The rooms and apartment are excellent and well provisioned.”
 of 5 bubbles davidrD3141NX, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The balcony room gives the best view over the river,courtyard room too much traffic noise”
 of 5 bubbles 874caroline, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The river room had a fantastic view Sundowners on the balcony are a must ”
 of 5 bubbles sheryll1, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The Balcony Room for beautiful views”
 of 5 bubbles EandGBudleigh, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The Balcony Room is very, very special, but all the rooms have their own merits.”
 of 5 bubbles alisontiz, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
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