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4 Tors Road, Lynmouth, North Devon, EX35 6ET

Lorna Doone House

   Bed & Breakfast   
 

About

Lorna Doone House is situated close to the East Lyn River in Lynmouth and is just a 5 minute stroll to the heart of the village and the harbour. We are open all the way through from February to end of November.

At Lorna Doone House you will find friendly attentive service and we're here to help you enjoy your stay in beautiful North Devon.  We make a great base for walking with many walks starting and ending right at our door !

We have six en-suite bedrooms set over two floors, a guest lounge, a dining room and our own private car park. We are ideal for a large family gathering or for a group of friends who would like the house to themselves. We are in a great sunny spot alongside the river Lyn, just right for relaxing. 

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Our Rooms

A selection of 6 en-suite bedrooms 

All rooms are spacious and well furnished and all beds are comfortable and welcoming!

Room 2

First floor double, side river view room with en-suite shower. Comfortable, well-appointed and ideal if you are out and about all day.  

Room includes TV/DVD, high speed Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities as well as mineral water, plus complimentary toiletries.

Room 3

First floor super king size, river view room with en-suite bathroom complete bath and shower over.  This large dual aspect room is situated at the front of the house with stunning river views. The gentle sound of the River Lyn, outside, can often lull you to sleep. 

Room includes TV/DVD, high speed Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities as well as mineral water, plus complimentary toiletries.

This room can be configured as:

  • Super king bed

  • Twin room

  • Or either of the above with an addition bed or travel cot for use as a family room.

Room 4

First floor double has a four-poster bed, for that romantic break, a river view and a large en-suite shower room.  This room is situated at the front of the house with a stunning view of the River Lyn. The restful sound of the river calms the senses. 

Room includes TV/DVD, high speed Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities as well as mineral water, plus complimentary toiletries.

Room 7

Second floor, small walkers’ room with double bed and en-suite shower room, overlooking the rear of the building.  This is a small double/single with sloping ceilings and would be ideal for overnight or short stays. 

Room includes TV/DVD, high speed Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities as well as mineral water, plus complimentary toiletries.

Room 8

Second floor double river view room with en-suite shower.  This very comfortable room is situated at the front of the house with stunning views of the River Lyn. The gentle sound of the River Lyn, outside, can often lull you to sleep. 

Room includes TV/DVD, high speed Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities as well as mineral water, plus complimentary toiletries.

Room 9

Second floor super king size river view room with en-suite shower room. This spacious and comfortable room is situated at the front of the house with a stunning view of the River Lyn. The restful sound of the river calms the senses.  

Room includes TV/DVD, high speed Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities as well as mineral water, plus complimentary toiletries.

This room can be configured as:

  • Super king bed

  • Twin room

 
Food & Beverages

At Lorna Doone we appreciate the importance of good food. We are fully licenced and have a wide selection of drinks available. We want you to enjoy your time with us and we try to ensure we only use local sourced ingredients. 

BREAKFAST
Served from 8.30 to 9.15 am

MENU

A good breakfast is a really important start for the day.We have on offer a range of cereals, fresh fruits and juices followed by the traditional English breakfast as well as vegetarian options. Breakfast is served at a leisurely pace and starts at a leisurely hour as we want you to start the day with time to relax in our beautiful area. If you do need to make an early start please let us know and where possible we will organise an early breakfast for you . 

EVENING DINING SERVICE

Served from 7.00 pm

Dinner is available for any guest who want to pre-book an evening meal, especially useful for late arrivals. If you  would like dinner at a different time or if you have any specific requests please give us a call as our evening menus frequently change. 

OUT FOR THE DAY?

 

With notice we can provide you with a delicious packed lunch and will be happy to discuss your requirements.

AFTERNOON TEA

Served from 2.00 to 4.30 pm

 

This is a new experience for 2019.  Please pre-book for a delicious afternoon tea, including scones, jam and clotted cream and to make it extra special why not include a glass of bubbles.

 
Dining Out

If there's one thing that we know how to do well here in Lynton and Lynmouth, its eat!

With a huge choice of cuisines and styles to suit everyone, Lynton and Lynmouth and the surrounding area is packed full of cafes, restaurants, and eateries, many of which are within walking distance from Lorna Doone House.

From award winning Fish and Chips at the Esplanade Fish Bar, to contemporary French Dining at 7theBistro, good food is easy to find in Lynmouth. The first six entries in our list are all within a 5 minute walk from here, then its up the hill and into Lynton! And if you're prepared to travel a bit further afield, there are some wonderful eating experiences awaiting you.

Don't just take our word for it, see what people have to say about dining in the area on TripAdvisor by clicking here. The last three restaurants in our list boast Michelin-Starred chefs. You can see the full review and make a booking by visiting the Michelin page here.

If you have a preference or if you're looking for something in particular, please don't hesitate to ask either of us. We are also happy to make a booking on your behalf.

The Ancient Mariner
The Rising Sun
Esplanade Fish Bar
The Rock House
7 The Bistro
Watersmeet Cafe
Nartnapa Thai Kitchen (Lynbridge)
No. 1 Lynton (Lynton)
Charlie Friday's (Lynton)
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Our Services

 

Breakfast

 

Served from 8:30am, breakfast is served at a leisurely pace and starts at a leisurely hour as we want you to start the day with time to relax in our beautiful area.

Free Parking

 

Parking comes at a premium at any tourist destination, so our car park which is free to our guests is a bonus.  

Terrace

 

At the front of the house we have a small patio area with benches and table and chairs. These make an ideal location for just watching the world go by or bathing in the evening sun.

Free Wifi

 

Whilst most people want to be out and about enjoying our beautiful area there are times when you may need to check in with the "real" world and catch up on your emails or work or even just surf the net for pleasure.

Guest Lounge

 

At Lorna Doone House we have a cosy guest lounge with great river views. Here you will find comfortable chairs, a selection of books and the option to do nothing but relax!

Evening Dining Service

Dinner is available for any guests who want to pre-book an evening meal, especially useful for late arrivals.   If you have any requests please give us a call as our evening menus frequently change.

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Things To Do

With ancient woodlands meeting the sea along high cliffs and rugged shorelines, Lynton and Lynmouth attracts its fair share of events from the traditional to abstract!​ As well as these annual events and attractions, there are many localised events occurring all the time. Here are just a few of our favourites:

London to Land's End Trial
Lynton Barnstaple Railway Galas
Lyn Valley Classic
FatBelly Festival
Lynmouth Regatta & Maritime Festival
Lynmouth Raft Race
Open Air Theatre
Exmoor Dark Skies Festival
Lynmouth Beachside Bonfire Bonanza
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Exmoor National Park itself has a whole host of unique events for families and individuals, details of which can be found on their events page:

 

Exmoor National Park Events

 

 

Places To See 

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