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The Olive Branch

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Overview
56 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9DJ England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Golf Course
Housekeeping
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews top floor room restaurant fore street michelin star restaurant thomas carr free standing bath twin room outstanding accommodation spent two nights breakfast was delicious nice bathroom guest house b and b tourist information excellent stay minute stroll fantastic views
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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

So, we booked two nights. Arrived at 4.45pm and couldn’t get in. Eventually! somebody answered. No greeting of ‘Hi’ just ‘breakfast is between x and x, the rest of the info is in the book’. Room very very dusty. No bathrobe as stated, no slippers....More

Thank Jilllian
Reviewed 23 September 2018

We booked here because we wanted to eat at Thomas Carr's restaurant which is housed in the same building without having to travel any distance afterwards. For that the Olive Branch is very good. We were given good directions (it's not the easiest place to...More

Thank RevdIain
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

My 3rd year staying here before and after my annual visit to Lundy. It’s always a pleasure, the room was clean, well decorated and Kevin was friendly and welcoming as always. The breakfast is high quality and if you stay here I guarantee you will...More

1  Thank r1chard311
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The Olive Branch is outstanding. Kevin is an excellent, professional and friendly host. Our room was well appointed, spotlessly clean, spacious and had spectacular views. Breakfast was delicious as was our dinner at the Olive Room, a Michelin Star restaurant under the Olive Branch.

Thank Lorraine W
Reviewed 1 June 2018

We booked in to the Olive Branch for convenience - we had chosen to dine in the Michelin starred restaurant attached to it. The Olive Branch is a relatively new addition to the restaurant and has been carefully designed to complement it: Our room was...More

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Golf Course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$88 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$88 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
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Traveller (26)
Room & Suite (52)
Dining (2)
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Roy F
1 April 2016|
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Response from paul c | Property representative |
Hi Roy, parking is available at the bottom of Fore Street, 2 min away, the cost is £3.10p per 24hr, Fore Street being the oldest Street in Ilfracombe is narrow but you can pull up outside and drop your luggage off. Hope this... More
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Christine S
4 December 2015|
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24 April 2015|
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Room Tips
"Rooms only have a bath but have a mixer tape with a shower head"
Dave_Bunford
21 Mar 2018
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"Rooms at the back of hotel have wonderful views of sea front"
Tippyst
26 Sep 2017
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"Try the restaurant - it's has a Michelin Star"
UKDAB
12 Sep 2017
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"Not good if you have any mobility issues. Nnear the sea front with a slope down to it. But some places to..."
cm352
10 Aug 2017
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