16. 2 on ground floor, 8 in beach huts and suites, 2 in cottages. Plus 3 self-catering cottages.
lounge, bar, restaurant, conservatory, free Wi-Fi, in-room TV (Freeview), civil wedding licence, spa (treatment rooms, plunge pool, mini-gym, steam room, sun deck), garden, terraces.
all day in bar.
all ages welcomed.
allowed in some rooms, not in conservatory.
Amex, MasterCard, Visa.
per room B&B from £245. A la carte £30. 1-night bookings sometimes refused.
VisitEngland Five Star Inn
Good Hotel Guide Review
At the end of a ‘precipitous, twisty descent’, ‘courageous’ visitors are rewarded with ‘unrestricted views and a genuine, good-humoured welcome’ at Lana de Savary’s ‘fabulously secluded’ cliff-face hotel. A seaside air drifts through the ‘unpretentious’ building, which bears nautical ephemera, binoculars and New England colours. A log stove in the rustic bar is ideal for when the breeze becomes nippy, and for recovering from the English Channel’s sharp bite. Children and dogs are warmly welcomed (buckets and spades for the former, a ‘high-quality dinner and well-produced guide of local walks’ for the latter). ‘Spacious, attractive’ bedrooms look out to sea; all but one have a private terrace or balcony. Chic beach huts, each with a light, bright interior and private terrace, pepper a sheltered, sunny spot in the grounds. The dining room specialises in seafood (perhaps the ‘succulent’ prawn, crayfish and rocket pancake), paired with an ‘eminently quaffable’ wine list – ‘not gourmet, but beautifully cooked’. Fine weather opens up the tempting prospect of eating on the terrace, where hangs a bell ‘with a request that it be rung when dolphins are spotted’. Moorings are available on the Teign estuary, for guests arriving by sea.
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Two Nights for the Price of One Special Offer
Book a two night stay, between the 2nd January and the 31st March 2019, in your preferred luxury room, beach hut, suite or cottage and only pay for one! Or book any four nights and pay for two! The accommodation includes breakfast except for the cottages which are based on room only. The normal supplement applies for dogs. Booking conditions apply. Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to experience the Cary Arms & Spa. Why not choose the Spa Access option too? The offer is available Sunday-Thursday. Subject to availability (excludes Valentine’s Weekend 15th & 16th February 2019 and half term 17th – 24th February 2019). Offer applied to rack rates. Normal booking conditions apply. Limited offer. You can book on-line, call on 01803 327110 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Please mention the Good Hotel Guide when booking.