The Hoops Inn

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Family Room | Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Standard Twin Room | Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Suite (Mallow) | Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Standard Double Room | Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of The Hoops Inn

The Hoops Inn

3.0 star property
3-star inn in Bideford with restaurant and bar/lounge

8.8/10 Fabulous

16 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Bathtub
  • Restaurant
Horns Cross, Bideford, England, EX39 5DL
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Garden
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Meeting room
  • Limited hour front desk
Feel at home
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Bath or shower
  • Free self-parking

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About this area

Getting around

  • Barnstaple Station - 18 min drive
  • Chapelton Station - 23 min drive
  • Umberleigh Station - 27 min drive

About this property

The Hoops Inn

3-star inn
Free cooked-to-order breakfast, a free daily manager's reception and a garden are just a few of the amenities provided at The Hoops Inn. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities, such as a bar and a restaurant.
Additional perks include:
  • Free self-parking
  • Coffee/tea in the lobby and outdoor furniture
Room features
All guest rooms at The Hoops Inn offer amenities, such as complimentary wireless Internet access.
More amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with baths or showers



At a glance

Hotel size

  • 14 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM until 11:00 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 16
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 16


  • Pets stay for free (dogs only)
  • Food and water bowls available


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast 8:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 8:30 AM–10:00 AM on weekends
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Free daily reception
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Snack bar/deli

What to do

  • Beach nearby

Working away

  • Meeting room


  • Front desk (limited hours)


  • Garden


  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television

Home comfort

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Children & extra beds

  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve rollaway/extra beds


Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have lifts.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

The Hoops Inn Inn
The Hoops Inn Bideford
The Hoops Inn Inn Bideford

Frequently asked questions

Does The Hoops Inn offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Hoops Inn does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at The Hoops Inn?
As of 30 September 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Hoops Inn on 2 October 2022 start from €98, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Are pets allowed at The Hoops Inn?
Yes, dogs stay free. Food and water bowls are available.
Is parking offered on site at The Hoops Inn?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Hoops Inn?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
What is there to do at The Hoops Inn and nearby?
The Hoops Inn has a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near The Hoops Inn?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Woolsery Fish and Chips (3.6 mi), The Thatched Inn (4.2 mi) and Costa Coffee (4.4 mi).

Overall score and ratings






Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

10/10 Exceptional

Anita, 1-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Kenneth, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lovely, quirky building with great ambiance. Room was very clean and comfy. Food was excellent. As for the staff, only ever received this level of service, friendliness and helpfulness from cruising with Cunard.
Adrian, 3-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Fabulous dinner and breakfast just as good. Room comfortable. Hosts were a lovely couple. Excellent place to stay.
1-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

A charming inn; cosy, warm, friendly, welcoming. Excellent food and lovely ambience - perfect for a winter break to take in the breathtaking North Devon coastline.
3-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Old wordly charm , quirky hotel . Very friendly staff.
2-night romance trip
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6/10 Good

Nice hotel with very clean and comfortable rooms and friendly helpful staff. Only downside was you need a car to visit local attractions.
Sarah, 2-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Great place
Food and staff are great, and theres a great atmosphere in the bar and restaurant. Will definitely return, we hope to go back in the summer.
D, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great place
Excellent place, great food and service
Simon, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Fabulous pub with rooms and excellent food
We stayed one night only to break up a long journey but will definately use again Room was a little dated but very clean and with everything g you gold need Shower looked brand new Large white fluffy towels, cotton linen, make up morris close to a socket (some 5 star hotels don't think of that) tea and coffee tray. We were welcomed warmly on arrival. Food was excellent
Karen, 1-night trip
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