The Seagate is a 17th-century hotel located in the village of Appledore, overlooking the Torridge estuary. It offers bed and breakfast accommodations in individually furnished rooms, with the inn serving real ale and cider alongside an extensive food menu with local seafood specialties.

Each room features a hair dryer, a flat screen TV, cotton sheets and tea/coffee making facilities. Some rooms include a sea view and a seating area. Some rooms are located in the main building, and others are located in a new development nearby, a 2-minute walk away.

A full English breakfast is offered alongside fresh fruit, cereal and fresh orange juice.

The property features a bar and restaurant which serves lunch and dinner daily. The menu features a wide variety of fresh fish. The full menu is available throughout the inn and on the front and rear terraces, overlooking the estuary.

Within around 10 minutes’ drive, you can visit the port of Bideford, and the beaches of Instow and Westward Ho.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

The Seagate has been welcoming guests since Aug 27, 2013

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, Buffet

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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4 reasons to choose The Seagate

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Saunton Sands Beach

    9.3 Wonderful beach
    4,300 feet from property
  • Westward Ho! Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    4,850 feet from property
Property questions and answers
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  • hi, is there parking nearby ?
    Good afternoon. We do have 10 parking spaces available at the hotel but they are on a 'first come first serve' basis. There is also off road parking a...
    Answered on June 11, 2021
  • Hi, do all your rooms allow dogs? as my husband is allergic to dander. The irony is he loves dogs, and they love him!
    Thank you for your enquiry. Yes, our hotel is Dog friendly. All rooms are sanitised after each stay but we cannot rule out an allergic reaction should...
    Answered on June 24, 2021
  • I am looking at booking a family room. Even though there are only three of us (two adults, on child) the system appears to think we need two rooms. Ca...
    Hi there We do have family rooms available with super king beds and double sized sofa beds, so you don't need 2 rooms. Have you made a booking? Kin...
    Answered on May 26, 2021
  • Are the rooms away from main pub as would like quiet room. Many thanks
    Dear guest. We have 10 rooms in the main building and 7 rooms in the Quayside which is a short stroll from the pub. It would be advisable to ring the ...
    Answered on August 22, 2022
  • How much is breakfast a morning
    Thank you for your enquiry. Breakfast is £12.50 per person and £6.25 for children. This combines both continental and hot service. Thank you
    Answered on February 11, 2022
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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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1 Restaurant On Site


    Food: British

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of The Seagate
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Baggage storage
  • Packed lunches
  • Room service
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules The Seagate takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 10:00 PM


7:30 AM - 10:30 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

Mastercard Visa American Express The Seagate accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Guests staying in the new development should check in at The Seagate main building. Breakfast will also be served in the main building for all room types.

This property does not accept cash payments.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

FAQs about The Seagate

  • The Seagate is 500 feet from the center of Appledore.

  • Guests staying at The Seagate can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet

  • The prices at The Seagate may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at The Seagate is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

  • The Seagate offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Room options at The Seagate include:

      • Double
      • Twin
      • Family
      • Single

    • The Seagate has 1 restaurant:

      • Restaurant

    • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Seagate by:

      • Car 1h 20min