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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely stay at this hotel. Friendly staff and owners. Rooms are comfortable and clean. Dog friendly with lovely walks along the river. The food was delicious with the chef accommodating for my veggie needs.

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we stayed 4 nights over Christmas and found this place a great dog friendly hotel. we were looked after incredibly, the hosts of the Rising Sun could not do enough for us. As I am a ceoliac they couldn't do enough for me and went out of their way tremendously to ensure that I had enough and the right things...

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Rising S, General Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Than you so much for this lovely review. It was a pleasure to have you stay with us, and we are looking forward to seeing you again. Happy New year and see you in 2017 :-) Kind Regards Nikki

West Midlands, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Made to feel very welcome, excellent room. All staff very friendly. Great selection of beer and wine, and excellent Menu. The Rising Sun has a warm and friendly atmosphere and great place to eat, drink and stay.

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Rising S, General Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write us this great review. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Kind Regards Nikki

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We usually have family round for Xmas, but this year we were on our own so decided to have our Xmas meal at the Rising Sun - and what a fantastic day it was. The food was superb and the staff were warm and welcoming as always. It made Xmas extra special. Once again the Rising Sun delivered a great...

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Rising S, General Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Colin Thank you for writing us such a fantastic review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your day with us, it is always such a pleasure to see you both. See you soon Nikki x

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Have know this pub all my life, we rarely have the time to visit as we work in the south of the county. Turned up just after 2pm for a treat and were turned away. Not very rudely, but what seemed like a refuge from the shopping on our way home was spoilt because they have a big crowd in...

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Rising S, General Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

We are very sorry we could not accommodate you on the day you arrived as we were preparing for a very large Christmas function. We try our very best to accommodate everyone and hope you will return for a more pleasurable experience. We hope you have a wonderful Christmas and New Year.

Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We are local and took some friends as they were on holiday, the staff were very friendly but the service was terrible. We had to wait ten minutes for a pint as the lady forgot to pour it!!! The burger at £13.95 was frozen and not worth the cost, it was advertised as steak night but I am sorry I...

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Witney, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We stopped here having alighted the train at Umberleigh station on the "Otter Line". It was early evening but food was being served so we stayed for an excellent meal. Not a very long or complicated menu, but perfectly cooked and presented.

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Rising S, General Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us this lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your meal and hope to see you again in the near future. Kind Regards Nikki

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We stayed for one night ( 18th September ) and did not know what to expect. Rest assured we had a great stay the hotel is very old a quirky and had a good range of real ales. The breakfast was brilliant with good quality products used , a good range of cereal's and the the best full English I...

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Rising S, General Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a such a lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you return to see us soon. Kind Regards Nikki

Clevedon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Went to The Rising Sun for tea on a Tuesday during our romantic getaway. We had a salmon starter and Cod & chips for main - both came out quickly and were lovely! Reasonably cheap and great quality with friendly staff who are up for a chat, with a gorgeous Labrador who was just as friendly. I would recommend to...

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Rising S, General Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a wonderful review. We are very lucky to have such wonderful staff. Mona (the dog say's Hi) We hope to see you in the near future. Kind Regards Nikki

Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We stopped in Umberleigh for a day out and found this wonderful pub.The hosts made us feel very welcome and despite the kitchen being almost closed for lunch , they still managed to make us baguettes and chips. The couple running the place (who I believe have only taken over a short while ago ) along with their very beautiful...

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Rising S, General Manager at The Rising Sun Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us this review. It is lovely to hear our efforts are appreciated. We do hope you will visit us when you are next down, where hopefully we will have a full running kitchen. Kind Regards Nikki

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about The Rising Sun Hotel

Address: Pound Lane End | nr junction of A377 & B3227, Umberleigh EX37 9DU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Umberleigh
Price Range: $112 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Rising Sun Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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“We stayed in room 'Otter' which gave a view towarsd the river”
 of 5 bubbles Q2003KBannm, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the front, can be subject to traffic noise and late night drinkers sat outside talking, if you wanted an early night”
 of 5 bubbles happydadDevon, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The rooms with views will be on the main roadside and could ave traffic noise”
 of 5 bubbles 69RichardD69, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the front of the hotel can suffer from traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles alane725, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“It has stairs, all rooms are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles W6385XAsuew, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
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