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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 3 days ago
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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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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I enjoyed my stay in The Imperial Hotel Barnstaple. I was warmlywelcomed at reception and bags taken to the room - single but well appointed. Due to a prior booking I moved for the fourth night to a delux double with river view which was a really lovely room.The hotel is an older one and I was delighted that all... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed at the Imperial Hotel for a weekend to attend college which kicked off the final years of my degree in Barnstaple. I chose the Imperial because I had previously stayed at the 'Carlyon Bay' hotel also a Brend Hotel, which I absolutely adored. I wasn't dissapoined either, the staff at the Imperial go out of their way for... More

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our room was clean and comfortable and breakfast was very pleasant but our stay was spoiled by rather mixed staff attitudes - some of which seemed artificial and rather cool. We were impressed by the warm genuine approach of the male staff in the hall but the off hand approach of the barman on our arrival gave a very poor... More

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Thank you for taking the time to review The Imperial Hotel and I am glad that in most part your stay was enjoyable, however I am most sorry that your stay was marred by an apparent attitude from a staff member. Your comments are most surprising as we pride ourselves on the service our staff provide and be assured we... More

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

The situation of the hotel was lovely and our room was very comfortable, if slightly smaller than expected. the staff were polite and helpful at all times. The dinner menus were varied and interesting and the food when it arrived was delicious. The smart waiting staff were the most efficient we had ever seen without in any way hurrying us.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We recently stayed at the Imerial for one week with friends. It is an ideal base for visiting all places of interest in Devon and Cornwall. The hotel exceeded all expectations, ALL the staff were courteous, polite and friendly. The food was second to none, we particularly like to dress for dinner with no one wearing shorts and t.shirts. This... More

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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was full and down by two members of senior staff, I've stayed at many places that have struggled under just one of these conditions and readily offered that as an excuse, but the Imperial is in a class of its own and the quality of service did not suffer one bit. Upon arrival, we were immediately made to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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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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