Tantons Hotel occupies a listed 18th century building by the waterside and is opposite the ancient bridge spanning the River Torridge. It is situated in the centre of historic Bideford, North Devon, and is 90 kilometres from Exeter. The 51 light and airy guestrooms, over four floors, combine modern decor and furnishings with a historic ambience, and all include hair dryers, complimentary toiletries, coffee and tea making facilities, direct dial telephones and satellite television.
The hotels Riverside Restaurant features a low beamed ceiling and rustic decor and has a characteristic English feeling. It serves à la carte meals and features a regular weekend carvery. Guests can browse complimentary newspapers over coffee in the lobby, sample local real ale in the Stable Bar, and order a snacks and drinks from the room service menu at any hour. The Riverside Suite and Kipling Suite offer ample space for functions, including weddings and business events, while practical amenities include a 24 hour reception and parking bays outside the hotel. Nearby attractions include the Atlantic Village, two miles away, and Bideford Market and Tapeley Park Gardens both around three miles away. The renowned Eden Project is 69.5 miles distance. Exeter International Airport is 97 60.5 miles from the hotel, an approximate driving time of 80 minutes.
69.4468 - 70.4468 GBP
Number Of Rooms: 51
Number Of Floors: 3
Check In Time: 2 PM
Check Out Time: 11 AM
New Road 1
Bideford, United Kingdom EX39 2HR
From the airport walk 500 metres to Exeter Airport Clyst Honiton and catch the Stagecoach Devon route bus 56A to the Jolly Porter, St Davids Hill, then change to route 51 to Crossways Inn, Padson. Walk 20 metres to catch First South Devon bus route 86 to The Quay, Bideford, where the hotel is 300 metres away. Alternatively, a taxi from the airport will cost in the region of 80 GBP. The historic town of Bideford is best explored on foot, with a rental car or bus recommended for seeing more of North Devon.
Driving directions: From the airport head for the M5 and exit at J27 (Barnstaple). At the roundabout take the first exit onto the A361. At Portmore roundabout take the first exit onto the A39 for Bideford and at the next roundabout take the second exit across River Taw Bridge. Continue on the A39 and turn right after the second roundabout (Roundswell) to pick up the A386. At Bideford take a left into New Road signposted for Torrington, Okehampton and the hotel is there.