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Chambercombe Manor

Chambercombe Lane, Ilfracombe EX34 9RJ , England
01271 862624
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Ranked #3 of 10 Attractions in Ilfracombe
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites, Cultural
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We've stayed at Chambercombe a number of times and always look forward to coming back. This time we decided on an overnight stay in the Manor using the Chippendale and Tudor rooms. We had a good meal in the Great Hall and the staff added to the experience with their Tudor costumes. We had a lovely evening in the Manor... More

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Evesham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This house has a lot of interesting history which dates back many centuries. Our guide was extremely knowledgeable and answered all our questions. Although not a believer in the paranormal I was very interested in the stories of ghouls and ghosts. But nothing out of the ordinary happened to me. A very pleasant garden to walk round with a nice... More

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51 reviews 51 reviews
3 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I rented one of the cottages with a couple of friends for three nights. We found the cottage to be clean, well equipped and the surroundings very pretty. Unfortunately, we never got round to a tour of the Manor but enjoyed the facilities of the cafe and wandering around the gorgeous gardens.

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We happened upon a brochure for Chambercombe Manor and thought we would give it a go as it was raining on and off. We arrived just as the first tour was due to depart. There were just 3 of us on the tour so we really had the undivided attention of the very knowledgeable tour guide. She provided a very... More

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London, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This was our second visit to beautiful Chambercombe Manor, it wont be our last. We stayed this time in the hayloft which is roomy and modern with all that you could want from a holiday let. The grounds are restfull and peaceful, well worth a little walk around. The house its self provides an interesting tour with plenty to see... More

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Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We visited Chambercombe Manor at the end of August, the last day of our Holiday. It was everything and more than we expected. We didn't do the Tour but wish we had but still enjoyed a relaxing walk round, we were the first ones in that morning. We took some photo's, one of which was a bit strange!! there's definately... More

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We usually come every year to Chambercombe. Some times we go round manor which is a fab place to see and look round but mostly we go for the lushious cream teas that they do!! Highly recommended ;-) The staff/tour guides are very friendly and helpful and couldn't praise them more. I would definitely recommend a visit here even if... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
9 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

Today we were welcomed into this ancient Manor House. It has rained on and off all morning, and we were wet and dripping. On arriving has a group of 30, we were spit into two groups, and the guides with each party, amused, educated and in some cases scared some of the group. Their knowledge was great. The Tea room... More

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We went here on Wednesday the 8th of Oct,,, it had been raining all morning & we'd been inside As the sun had come out so decided to go to Chambercombe Manor looked up the closing times which was 4pm,,, Last entrance to the Manor 3.30pm,,, as it was nearly our last day on holiday thought we would go as... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We loved this place although it was a bit frightening my sister was actually possessed by a spirit had to go outside. Also we saw a door open and close all by itself a chair move across the room if your looking for ghosts they are here The story of this place is very sad Would go back but not... More

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