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The Imperial Hotel

4.0 of 5 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent service, friendly staff and amazing food, great location. Fantastic deal, could not ask for more from a winter break.. Many thanks from a regular Brend customer (would not go anywhere else).

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

My wife and I and two friends stayed at the Imperial and would definitely recommend it. We enjoyed a Winter Warmer offer which gave us a free room upgrade and two course lunch on any day of our choice. The service was always obliging and good humoured and nothing was too much trouble. The hotel is situated very near to... More 

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Ulverston, United Kingdom
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33 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location with a small car park at the front of the hotel supplemented with access to a large car park across the road at the rear Front of house staff were all pleasant, efficient and numerous Public areas are in the grand style but the bedroom lacked something as the old style was carried through that looked more dated.... More 

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Andover, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been coming to this hotel for the last 15 years, The thing that makes it stand out from other hotels is the service. ALL the staff are friendly,caring and professional,and do everything to make sure,your stay is first class.

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Honiton, United Kingdom
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24 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a 3 night stay over new year with 2 other couples. We found the hotel to be immaculately kept with all public rooms in excellent decorative order and tastefully furnished. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful, taking care of our every need. We had a standard room, although on the small side it was very well appointed... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently stayed at The Imperial in Barnstaple, a lovely older hotel that has had some very good money spent on it. Our room had an recently updated bathroom. Bed was a bit 'soft' though, ask for room with firmer bed if you wish. Meals were good for a hotel, especially the breakfast. When visiting North Devon I would recommend this... 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 lovely accommodation and great food and that you would recommend us to other travellers. Thank you again and I hope to welcome you back to The Imperial Hotel again soon. More 

bristol
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have enjoyed Brend hotels for over 25years and my birthday treat this year was an early visit to the imperial hotel. It never ceases to amaze me how such a high standard is maintained throughout all the hotels this family own .the new assistant manager promises to be a valuable asset to the imperial .well done A j stephens

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

Thank you for taking the time to review The Imperial Hotel, Barnstaple and awarding us 5 out of 5!. It is most pleasing to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay not just with us but other Brend Hotels over an amazing 25 years. Your review will be placed on our review board for our hard working team to read.... More 

bideford
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for my birthday and New Yyear. As I had been ill it was easy for me to get there. Nothing is too much trouble for the staff and very friendly. Food superb and lounges and public areas comfortable. Quiet but near N Devon coast and town centre.

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

Thank you for your review of The Imperial Hotel, Barnstaple. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and that you found the service of our staff to be of a very high standard; that is something we strive for!. Your review will be placed on our review board for all our staff to read. Thank you... More 

Salisbury, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a regular visitor to the Imperials bigger sister, the Victoria, Sidmouth we were a bit unsure whether the Imperial would compete. We had tried some other hotels in the Brend group and were a little disappointed. So we booked for new years eve and wondered if we had made a mistake. Happily, our concerns were went away very quickly.... More 

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

Many thanks for your glowing review of The Imperial Hotel following your recent stay with us and awarding us 5 out of 5!. I am most glad that you felt the staff were friendly and efficient and that our food was to a high standard despite your initial reticence. Your comments are lovely to read, and be assured these will... More 

Hayle, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like visiting old friends. - as good as usual. We look forward to our next visit for excellent food, attentive, friendly staff and homely warmth. We have visited the Imperial many times and are never disappointed. We even travelled home with champagne prizes this time after the entertaining games laid on!

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

Thank you for your glowing review of The Imperial Hotel after staying with us again recently and awarding us 5 out of 5. Your comments regarding our ‘friendly and amazing staff’ together with all aspects being of a very high standard are very much appreciated, and be assured that your review will be placed on our review board for them... 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*
Number of rooms: 63
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