Overview of The Barnstaple Hotel

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Lobby lounge
Indoor pool, seasonal outdoor pool
Indoor pool, seasonal outdoor pool
Indoor pool, seasonal outdoor pool
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The Barnstaple Hotel

3 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Gym
  • Business Services
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationPannier Market17 min walk
    Popular LocationBasett's Ridge11 min drive
    Popular LocationMarwood Hill Gardens18 min drive

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Family Double or Twin Room, Pool View

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Large Single Bed

Double or Twin Room, 1 Double or 2 Single Beds, Pool View

4.7/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Double or Twin Room, 1 Double or 2 Single Beds, Garden View

4.6/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Double Room, 1 Double Bed (1 Adult and 2 Children)

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed

Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Garden View (2 Adults and 1 Child)

3.8/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed

Family Double or Twin Room, 1 Large Single Bed, Garden View

No guest room rating
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Large Single Bed

Standard Double or Twin Room, 1 Double or 2 Single Beds

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Family Room, 1 Double Bed (2 Adults and 2 Children)

4.8/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed

Economy Double Room

4.4/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

About this area


Located in Barnstaple, The Barnstaple Hotel is near the boardwalk. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Exmoor National Park and Woolacombe Beach. Marwood Hill Gardens and Big Sheep are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Pannier Market - 17 min walk
  • Basett's Ridge - 11 min drive
  • Instow Beach - 14 min drive
  • West Appledore - 17 min drive
  • Marwood Hill Gardens - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • Barnstaple Station - 3 min drive
  • Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.) - 60 min drive


  • Corner Cafe - 15 min walk
  • Bull & Bear - 15 min walk
  • Driftwood Coffee Shop - 17 min walk
  • Fullam Restaurant - 19 min walk
  • Ballantyne's Cafe - 19 min walk
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About this property

The Barnstaple Hotel

3-star hotel with indoor pool and fitness centre
Along with an indoor pool, this hotel has a fitness centre and a seasonal outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include dry cleaning, a 24-hour front desk and tour/ticket assistance. All 61 rooms offer free WiFi, room service (during limited hours) and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Coffee/tea makers and desks are among the other amenities available to guests.
The Barnstaple Hotel offers 61 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

An indoor pool and a seasonal outdoor pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness centre.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • On-site parking is wheelchair accessible

Food and drink

  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Indoor pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Indoor pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool


  • Banquet hall
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Polish

Business services

  • Meeting rooms


  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Linens


  • Shower/bathtub combination


  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-friendly workspace



Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
This property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival. For more information, check local advisories before you book.

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 16 January 2021 to 28 February 2021 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 12.5 per day.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 12.5 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Property is also known as

Barnstaple Hotel
Hotel Barnstaple
Barnstaple Hotel Devon
The Barnstaple Hotel Hotel
The Barnstaple Hotel Barnstaple
The Barnstaple Hotel Hotel Barnstaple

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Barnstaple Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Barnstaple Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Barnstaple Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does The Barnstaple Hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool and a seasonal outdoor pool.
Is The Barnstaple Hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at The Barnstaple Hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Barnstaple Hotel?
Check-in begins at 3:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Barnstaple Hotel?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is The Barnstaple Hotel located?
Situated near the boardwalk, this hotel is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Pannier Market and within 6 miles (10 km) of Basett's Ridge and Marwood Hill Gardens. South West Coast Path Section 5 Trailhead and South West Coast Path Section 6 Trailhead are also within 9 miles (15 km). Barnstaple Station is 26 minutes by foot.
Rating 5 - Excellent. 102 out of 227 reviews
5 - Excellent 45%
Rating 4 - Good. 95 out of 227 reviews
4 - Good 42%
Rating 3 - Okay. 20 out of 227 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 8 out of 227 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 227 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
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Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Had a great stay. Breakfast could do with being a little larger- one piece of bacon one sausage, not the best for £12:50.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

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