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The Imperial Hotel

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Taw Vale Parade, Barnstaple EX32 8NB, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Reading, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

As always The Imperial Hotel and the staff continue to provide an excellent friendly service, lovely room clean and tidy and the food as always was beautifully presented and cooked to perfection. Thank you see you in December.

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Codsall, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Late Victorian, early Edwardian hotels outside central London are often a disappointment having lost the period charm and elegance that they once had. Not so with the Imperial. Here is a period hotel where everything is absolutely spot on. From the elegant lounges and cocktail bar, furnished to the highest standards with quality furniture and period details, to the spacious,... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Brilliant weekend stay. Food excellent as were the staff. Location could not be better - within 2 minute walk of the town but really peaceful. A thoroughly enjoyable experience. I would not hesitate in recommending the hotel to the fussiest acquaintance!

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit to the Imperial Hotel, which did not dissappoint. The attention to service was first class and all staff and management should be congragulated. We would thoroughly recommend this Hotel. The Brend Group certainly has a fine reputation and we will be visiting again.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is well located by the river and next to the town square, a minutes walk from the High Street, with adequate parking (free if you are resident). The staff are very friendly and helpful. The décor is reminiscent of the early 1900's, with inviting sofas and a lot of interesting old books to pass the time if you... More 

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Winchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first visit to Barnstaple, the Hotel very attractive from the outside. We had a very warm welcome from the staff, were told our luggage would be taken to our rooms, a courtesy I have not come across in a long time. This set the tone for a very pleasant stay. The service in the Restaurant was extremely... More 

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Budleigh Salterton, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fourth stay at this hotel never disappoints spotlessly clean and excellent service restuarant staff are attentive but not intrusive all staff helpful and polite we will definitely return would recommend to everyone

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Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed at The Imperial several times over the last 3 months and each stay has been really enjoyable. We were house hunting - a stressful task- and being looked after by the friendly and professional staff at The Imperial made it so much easier. The food was high quality and beds so comfortable. Rooms absolutely spotless. Now we... More 

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Winchester
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed three nights,wished it was longer; beautiful hotel, spacious rooms, clean, very comfortable, superb food, good location, outstanding service from very pleasant and well trained staff. Faultless!

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed in two other Brend Hotels and have been generally delighted with the quality of service and food. We were not disappointed this time, either. If anything, the service was up one or two notches, with nothing too much trouble. In the time between our last hotel stay and this visit, my wife has been left using a... More 

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