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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   The Esplanade, Sidmouth EX10 8AR, England
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Ranked #21 of 34 Sidmouth B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
Tony M Birmingham, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A lovely hotel on the Esplanade, with a good bar and restaurant on the ground floor, extending onto an outdoor terrace. Staff were great - friendly, professional and attentive. The hotel was clean and well maintained throughout. Food was excellent, a good range of snacks and main meals - ours were well cooked with generous portions. The breakfast was also... More

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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went nto Sidmouth Last weekend. Stayed at Dukes. Nice hotel, good rates, good food and very pleasant staff. The rroms were airy and light, good facilities and fit for the job. One slight niggle, the showere toilet is a wee bit small, if you are of the lkarger build a problem may arise. I fortunately am not , but even... More

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Dover, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A warm welcome and a very comfortable 2 night stay at Dukes! The hotel is very clean and well presented with excellent service from the friendly, helpful staff. Great menu choice and very good vegetarian selection. The veggie breakfast is the best on the planet. Reception staff particularly helpful, offering to 'google' the bus times of the free hopper bus... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was good value and perfectly located. But what struck us was the sheer friendliness of the staff. Made to feel very welcome when it came to accommodating us and our five year old son. So important and we were very grateful.

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Westbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Had to be in Sidmouth for just one night and Dukes came into the equation. A good choice so congratulating myself. I was a single travellewr so offered the hotel's one single room which is still impressively large. No box room this with a single bed but no space to make it. Very comfortable. Staff attentive and friendly. Only meal... More

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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Hotel and restaurant, all-in-one. Well positioned, right in the middle of esplanade / promenade. Best cousin by my opinion. Well cooked food, steak is definitely the one course to taste :-) Wine list is an appropriate, as per me.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Have just spent 3 very enjoyable nights at Dukes - the staff could not have been more helpful or pleasant - our room was not large but was very well furnished and comfortable - with roller blind and beautiful thick curtains to block out the very early sunrise - 5am at this time of year - our breakfasts were excellent... More

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Ashby de la Zouch, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights and were very impressed with the room. There were lots of lovely little "extra" touches like a show shine pad, clock radio, access to a choice of DVDs if needed and also baskets of extra tea, coffee and milk sachets on the landing. The room was really comfortable with a great sea view. The... More

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Liskeard, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Ate here 02/07/2014 having had a drink here many times. Staff are friendly and helpful and a good selection of drinks. Food was good and reasonably priced and the location is lovely. Overall a nice meal and experience and would happily eat here again if we are in Sidmouth.

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126 reviews 126 reviews
34 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Very very good accommodation in Sidmouth, which we found to be a lovely seaside town. Great location on the Esplanade, so sea views, but with that came the inevitable sea gulls, making noise in the early morning, to be expected. Extremely comfortable bed, our room was nicely and very well decorated. We left booking for dinner too late, so were... More

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Address: The Esplanade, Sidmouth EX10 8AR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Sidmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Dukes 4*
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Dukes Sidmouth, Devon

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Situated at the heart of Sidmouth town centre and Esplanade, Dukes is a lively, contemporary, family friendly inn with a continental feel, offering food, drink and accommodation all year round. ... more   less 
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