The Blue Ball Inn, Bed and Breakfast Lynmouth

  • The Blue Ball Inn, Countisbury Hill, Countisbury, Lynton, Devon EX35 6NE, UK
  • 01598 741263
  • Single Occupancy from £62
    Double Occupancy from £83

The Blue Ball Inn is a dog friendly traditional Inn located in the heart of the countries most spectacular Hiking and Walking Trails on Exmoor. Stay with us to relax, or to follow one of the seven circular walks through stunning countryside that start from the inn. Horse riding for experienced riders or complete novices can be arranged. Plenty of parking. Dogs, children and walkers are very welcome.

The Blue Ball Inn is a romantic coaching inn dating in part back to the 13th century, with low ceilings, blackened beams, stone fireplaces and a timeless atmosphere of unspoilt old world charm. It offers guests great foot and drink, a warm welcome and a high standard of accommodation.

The Blue Ball Inn has 14 en-suite bedrooms which are decorated to a high standard reflecting the historical character of the inn. Eight of the 14 bedrooms are superior rooms located in the old part of the inn, across the front of the hotel, with views across the fields towards the ocean cliffs approximately 200 yards away. We have a further 6 standard en-suite bedrooms across the back of the hotel which look out onto a grass bank and the fields beyond.

Although all bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms, currently the majority of our bathrooms are equipped with a bath and do not have a shower. Superior bedrooms are equipped with baths that have shower attachments and standard bedrooms are currently being upgraded to include shower attachments. En-suite bathrooms with a shower are available upon request. All rooms have a Colour TV, and complimentary tea and coffee. Family rooms are available and pets are welcome. The tariff includes a full English breakfast. Lunch and evening meals can be enjoyed in the Restaurant.

The Inn is open every day of the year and has a fine and growing reputation for providing real ale, fine wines and excellent food which is served all day from 12:00 noon to 9:00 pm throughout the summer and winter.

Single Occupancy from £62 per night
Scenic View Double with En-suite from £89 per night
Double With Wet Room from £89 per night
Double Room En-suite from £83 per night
Twin Room with En-suite from £83 per night
Scenic View Double with Shower from £89 per night

The Blue Ball Inn , set in Lorna Doone country within minutes of the beautiful Doone Valley provides an ideal centre to explore Exmoor, The Blue Ball Inn was originally an old 13th century coaching inn nestling high above Lynmouth on the coast road amidst the dramatic scenery of Exmoor offering the perfect setting to enjoy the following local activities:

WALKING AND HIKING: LYNMOUTH AND COUNTISBURY PROBABLY OFFER THE BEST HIKING AND WALKING TRAILS IN THE COUNTRY. We believe that The Blue Ball Inn is located in the heart of the walking and hiking capital of UK. The Blue Ball Inn is the ideal place from which to explore the outdoors, with over 1000km of footpaths and bridleways. Some of the most spectacular trails passing the Blue Ball Inn include the South West Coastal Path which is a distance of 630 miles making it the longest National Trail in Britain, the 103 mile Two Moors Way footpath which is the oldest regional footpath in Devon, and The Tarka Trail which is over 180 miles in length and extends through North and Mid Devon.

There are many other activities to try including Fishing, Rock Climbing, Shooting, Canoeing, Cricket, Boat Trips, Adventure Pursuits and Photography, more information can be found on website.

Places to visit include Arlington Court, Dunster Castle, Knightshayes Court, RHS Garden Rosemoor, Marwood Hill Garden, Exmoor Zoo, The Milky Way Adventure Park, The Big Sheep, Ilfracombe Marine Aquarium, Green Lanes Shopping Centre, The Stove Centre & Global Gallery, Exmoor National Park, Lundy Island and the Victorian Cliff Railway to name just a few.

Pets Allowed | Evening Meals | Children Welcome | Parking | TV | Internet Access /Wi Fi | Garden/Seating Area | Tea / Coffee Making Facilities | En-Suite | Licensed Bar