Bed & Breakfast

Only 5 miles from the M5 motorway. Easy access to Exeter, Plymouth, Bristol and Taunton.

Comfortable, Characterful Accommodation

Well equipped, clean and comfortable bedrooms in a peaceful location.

Guest Comments

“We have returned again like instinctive homing pigeons to our favourite B&B in the whole of the UK. We’ll definitely be back again to this comfortable and warm home.”
New South Wales, Australia

“The best B&B ever & at 64 we’ve seen a few!! What lovely hosts Monica & Roy are, everything was perfect.”
Kent, England

Bed and Breakfast Accommodation in Devon near Somerset border

Staple Cross Cottage provides the perfect B&B stay: a warm welcome; well equipped, comfortable and clean bedrooms; a peaceful location; hearty breakfasts….

Staple Cross is a small hamlet, located in Mid-Devon yet right by the Somerset border, enabling a wealth of places to be visited in both counties. And there’s the added bonus of a lovely local Inn right by for evening meals. So come and enjoy a relaxing break in the gorgeous South West countryside in our delightfully appointed accommodation.

A range of facilities are available to you during your stay, such as:

  • Flat Screen TV with DVD & Freeview
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary hospitality tray & an additional mini fridge
  • Extensive local info/reading material
  • A wide choice of breakfasts cooked on the Aga-Rayburn served in the dining room
  • Central heating throughout plus log burners in the lounge & dining room
  • Off-road parking
  • Picnic hampers available on request

This is a non-smoking household and we regret to say that pets and children under 11 years old are unable to stay.

B&B near Wellington, Tiverton, Exeter and close to M5 motorway

Our lovely B&B provides easy access for those wanting to explore Devon or Somerset. There are so many beautiful places to visit. We have put together some information on attractions in Devon and Somerset so take a look and see if any take your fancy. It might be Exmoor National Park, The West Somerset Railway or plenty of other nearby attractions. Or you may wish to meander around the lanes exploring our local villages, such as Holcombe Rogus, Huntsham or Ashbrittle or the local small town of Bampton.

When you stay at our bed and breakfast near Wellington we will ensure you have a comfortable stay. Our location is wonderful for those looking to get away from city hotels and enjoy our rural location in Devon. In addition to the location our breakfasts have quite a reputation with our guests. Take a look at our B&B Breakfast Menu.

Below are a few images of our bed and breakfast rooms. You can see more on our tripadvisor page that also lets you read all of our guest reviews which as you can see is extremely important to us.

We hope you look to book at our b&b in the near future. In the meantime if you have any questions about our bed and breakfast please contact us.



This was the second time we had stayed at Staple Cross cottage because it was so nice. The house is absolutely spotless and beautifully decorated. The main bedroom is really spacious and very homely.

J&L, Leamington Spa

Great Location

Just 5 miles from the M5 motorway with easy access to Exeter, Plymouth, Bristol and Taunton.

Bed and Breakfast Accommodation near Wellington Somerset

Our accommodation has two rooms, a double room with en-suite and a twin room with private bathroom.