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The Imperial Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Taw Vale Parade, Barnstaple EX32 8NB, England
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Ranked #1 of 6 Hotels in Barnstaple
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been staying at this family run business for over ten years and they never fail us. Do their utmost to accommodate any extra requirements we may have and through this have got to know us, and always remember our preferences.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a very pleasant hotel, which is slightly formal. The food and the service were excellent. The staff were very attentive. We had a room in the annexe(No 8) I personally would not choose this room again as it is quite noisy at evening time, and on the weekend loud groups of people are clearly heard(No fault of the... More

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Storrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed at this traditional hotel for five nights with a gardening society, who were visiting gardens in the area. The hotel is well situated for this purpose and is close to the town, for those that wished to explore on foot. The service in the hotel was excellent and the staff very pleasant and welcoming. We were treated equally as... More

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Fareham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

my previous visit,(my room) travellers will have noted was not a good experience for me,but now to this visit. I was promised a room this time with no stairs to climb and just made it,the last door before the flight of stairs I had to climb before .This room 222 was ok but the bathroom was a feat of engineering,to... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed for 10 nights in the river facing State Room - very comfortable and spacious. The staff were all excellent and the service throughout was 1st class. This was our first visit to a Brend hotel and we were very impressed.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have just spent a week at The Imperial. This really is a quality hotel where high standards are the norm. It was great to find a hotel with happy staff, quality service and a welcoming atmosphere. Room was well appointed and clean, decor was well kept and attractive throughout hotel. Dining room was a pleasure, good food and plenty... More

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Worksop, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have just spent 3 fantastic nights at The Imperial in Barnstaple .We are fans of Brend Hotels having stayed at The Royal Dutchy and The Royal and Fortescue but this was our first visit to The Imperial and we weren't disappointed .The staff and the service were fantastic nothing was to much trouble and customer service was top notch... More

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BrendHotels, General Manager at The Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of The Imperial Hotel, Barnstaple. Your repeat visits to both The Imperial and other of our hotels are gratefully appreciated and I am so glad that you find your time with us comfortable & relaxing. Your comments regarding our food quality & staff are great to hear, and be assured they will be passed... More

Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed overnight at The Imperial 2 weeks ago. Our room was on the small side but for one night was more than adequate. If we had been staying longer then we would have booked a larger room. The dinner was excellent as was the service in both the bar where we enjoyed a pre-dinner drink and... More

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BrendHotels, General Manager at The Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post such a glowing review of The Imperial Hotel following your recent stay with us. You have touched upon many aspects, each in a very positive manner, but it is most pleasing to read how much you enjoyed the food served to you and the friendliness of our team of staff. I very... More

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice hotel my room was far too expensive for what it was iknow it was river view but not a good view when tide is out I h ave stayed at hotel overlooking the Thames and it was not as much as your room charge being on road side got disturbed 2o/c and again 4o/c by drunk youths and... More

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BrendHotels, General Manager at The Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of The Imperial Hotel, Barnstaple. I am most disappointed that on this occasion you were not satisfied with the River View room allocated to you. Please accept my apologies for this. The Rivercourt Building is of the same standard as the rest of the hotel with the small exception of being adjacent and a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel in good position staff excellent did not realise there was a annex which we were in it was very nice but not if it was raining next time would ask for a room in the main hotel slightly disappointing as no cheese or ham or croissants one other small complaint tables were very close together would definitely come... More

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BrendHotels, General Manager at The Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review The Imperial Hotel following your recent stay with us. I am particularly pleased that you found the hotel had a friendly atmosphere and that the staff are excellent. With regards to the lack of cheese, ham or croissants, these and other Continental breakfast items are always available and are listed on our... More

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Address: Taw Vale Parade, Barnstaple EX32 8NB, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Barnstaple
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Imperial Hotel 4*
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