West Down Guest House

AA 4* Gold award winning guest house offering superb B&B accommodation with excellent home cooking for your holiday or short break in Glorious North Devon. Tel – 01769 560551 .

** RE-OPENED ON 6TH. SEPTEMBER **

Having worked strenuously during the lockdown to prepare and meet the AA and National Trust requirements for Covid Readiness, we are pleased to announce that we re-opened on 6th. September. Please visit our website availability and special offers pages or contact us directly to check availability and discuss your requirements.


A relaxing conservatory to sit back and relax in at West Down Guest House in North Devon .
  • AA 4* Gold Award winning guest house with superb home cooking
  • Beautiful gardens & woodlands set on the edge of Exmoor
  • Disabled accommodation with ensuite wet room available
  • All the amenities of an upmarket hotel in a cozy intimate setting
  • A warm welcome and personal attention awaits you
  • Arial view of West Down Guest House in North Devon.
  • Sit by the pretty pond at West Down Guest House.
  • The Woodpecker room at West Down Guest House.
  • Sit back in the sunshine with a glass of wine and relax at West Down Guest House.
  • Stay in the Marwood room at West Down Guest House.
  • Enjoy fluffy towels when you stay at West Down Guest House.
  • Enjoy the abundance of gardens at West Down Guest House.

What you can expect when you stay with West Down Guest House

Nothing is too much trouble for Brenda and Roger whose aim is to make your stay at West Down with a 4* Farm House Award as pleasant and relaxing as possible. 

The West Down breakfast (now has the AA breakfast award) will set you up for the day and the AA award winning home cooked four course dinner with complimentary glass of wine will add the finishing touches to a truly wonderful day. 

There is a wheelchair accessible accommodation with short ramp access from the car park. It has a spacious ensuite wet room with a movable perching chair for the sink, frame for over the toilet and special wet room wheelchair.

The beautiful, bright Woodpecker room at West Down Guest House.

West Down Guest House is located between Barnstaple and Torrington, five miles from Umberleigh. Please see our WEB site for full travel directions.

Set between Exmoor & Dartmoor with moors and valleys – we are a good starting point for your Devon holiday.

You will find Watersmeet, Knightshayes Court, RHS Rosemoor and little shops of Barnstaple and Torrington within easy exploring distance. Furthermore the acclaimed Eden Project is only 90 minutes away in Cornwall. 

We look forward to hearing from you and to welcome you to West Down. Please see the West Down Guest House Web site for more information including our seasonal special offers and late availability.

Special Offers & Late Availability

Special Offers

01769 561355

** Early Spring 2021 Short Break Special Offer **

Four night Dinner, Bed & Breakfast Short Breaks.
£210 per person based on two people sharing.
Available from 1st March to 31st March 2021. Includes Dinner and Bed and Breakfast.

Enjoy a cream tea in front of the fire at West Down Guest House.

** Spring/Summer 2021 Special OFfer **

One-week Dinner, Bed and Breakfast in AA 4* ensuite accommodation – Rate based on two people sharing – £373 per person. Available from 1st April to the 31st October 2021.
Includes Dinner and Bed and Breakfast.

Late Availability

01769 561355

* we Re-opened on 6th. September *

Having worked strenuously during the lockdown and met the AA and National Trust requirements for Covid Readiness, we are pleased to announce that we reopened on 6th. September.