Fox & Hounds Country Hotel

Eggesford, Chulmleigh, Devon, EX18 7JZ

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Fox & Hounds Country Hotel
  • Fox & Hounds Country Hotel
  • Fox & Hounds Country Hotel
  • Fox & Hounds Country Hotel
  • Fox & Hounds Country Hotel
  • Fox & Hounds Country Hotel

The Fox & Hounds Hotel is a beautiful country house hotel in North Devon, surrounded by Devon countryside and the River Taw. 

A warm welcome and relaxing atmostphere is guarenteed, and you can enjoy an escape to the glorious North Devon countryside. Enjoy walks in the forest, some of the best fishing in Devon, or one of the many other countryside persuits all in the surroundings of this stunning country house hotel. 

The hotels 16 bedrooms are expertly designed featuring antique french furniture with all the little luxuries you require to make your stay truly relaxing. The hotel has family friendly and dog friendly rooms and facilities. There is even a luxury Treetop house for those wanting something unique. 

The hotel restaurant serves expectional local food with the finest Devon ingredients, and is open for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. Local Devon beer's, ales and ciders are on offer from the hotel bar, with local wines for you to try too. The Sunday carvery is incredibly popular and a stroll down the river will help walk off our fabulous real Rice Pud with Nutmeg. Don’t miss our Sunday Jazz lunch with the Steve Tucker All Stars on the last Sunday of every month – early booking advised.

Opening Times

Fox & Hounds Country Hotel: (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

Facilities

Catering

  • Bar
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Room service
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch
  • Serves Local Food

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age)

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties
  • Countryside Location
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Ironing facilities
  • Pets accepted
  • Wireless Broadband Internet Access

Key Features

  • Country house
  • In countryside

Leisure Facilities

  • Health/Fitness/ Beauty Facilities

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted

Room / Unit Features

  • Colour television in all bedrooms
  • Digital TV
  • Free View TV
  • Ground Floor Bedrooms Available
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
  • WiFi

Specialist Features

  • Marketed as green/environmentally friendly

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Road Directions

From Barnstaple From the link road A362 take the A377 tourist road to Exeter – we are approx 14 miles on this road just past Chulmleigh M5 travelling South Exit Jnc 27 and take A361 towards Tiverton. Take A396 signposted Tiverton/Bickleigh until you reach A3072 to Crediton. Follow this until the junction of the A377 and head towards Barnstaple. After approx 14 miles you will pass Eggesford Station and the hotel is just after this on your left.

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4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    393
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    160
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Recent Reviews:

  • Lagondanet
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Excellent!
    5 of 5 stars
    5th June 2019
    We stayed here recently for a short break with our Yorkshire Terrier. From the outset nothing was too much trouble. Excellent service and very friendly, attentive staff. Peaceful location. Food was... Read full review
  • dilberrypye
    Norwich, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Walked in , no reservation for dinner. Just a visiting guest.
    5 of 5 stars
    19th June 2019
    Noticed the Fox and Hounds when getting the train from Eggesford. Last evening holidaying in Devon, so decided to give it a try as it seemed dog friendly. We had to wait a while for a dinner booking... Read full review
  • herri22
    Pulborough, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Great Stay!
    5 of 5 stars
    20th June 2019
    Upon check-in we were told that we had been upgraded to the Eggesford Suite, which was a nice surprise but I think whatever room, would not have detracted from what a lovely place this is to... Read full review

Gradings

  • 3 AA Stars
3 AA Stars

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