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The Elmfield

Torrs Park, Ilfracombe EX34 8AZ, England
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Ranked #7 of 49 Ilfracombe B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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London, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Checking in to the Elmfield for the first time is one of life's wonderful little gifts - this place is like a super-chilled Soho boutique hotel, but in Ilfracombe rather than London or New York. It's a delightful place - family and dog friendly - with a relaxed 'shabby-chic' atmosphere. Rooms are generously-sized, the gardens are lush and there's a... More

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

Just returned from our second stay at the Elmfield and again, had a fantastic time. We usually like to try out different hotels but the Elmfield has pretty much got it all...warm, friendly & helpful owners in Zoe & Matt and great facilities (swimming pool, games room) that were ideal for us. Our room was lovely, a good size with... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here with my wife for 2 nights at the end of July 2014 and was upgraded to a wonderful room with 4 poster bed. Everything about our stay was just perfect. Zoe greeted us and gave us all the information we could possibly need about her guest house and about the local area. She gave us a comprehensive list... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here for a short getaway and was stunned at how beautiful The Elmfield was! Being an American it was such a treat to stay in such a beautiful place with an awesome bedroom and great lounge area and music selection too! The hosts Matt and Zoe were so friendly and answered all of my questions and gave great recommendations... More

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just had 2 nights at the Elmfield with our 6 year old son and twin 3 year old daughters, and it was great. They have really thought about what you need when staying in a hotel with young children, and they provide it all. They even let us cobble together a picnic tea for our kids and eat it... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here with our 3 children and had a fantastic time, great breakfast, fantastic playroom, great baby listening-we loved the pool! Hospitable and friendly hosts, great with the kids, good location-would definitely recommend to anyone with young children.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's always difficult to tell how good a place is from reading reviews, especially - dare I say - from Tripadvisor (unless one reads very selectively). The Elmfield, however, did seem to score well and so I booked. I have to say that I was not disappointed. It's slightly out of Ilfracombe: a good distance in order to be quiet,... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

As soon as I walked into the Elmfield and was greeted by Zoe I was relaxed. I stayed at the Elmfield this weekend with my partner, we were given the last room available which was room 7. Our room was lovely and on a clear day you can see across the tree tops to Wales. Zoe is very friendly, helpful... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights with our toddler and 7 year old and we wish we had booked a week. This is our second time at the elmfield and it won't be the last. It's like a home from home but a significantly more luxurious one! Our kids loved the pool at the bottom of the garden, we had... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We had a short break here this week and would highly recommend to everyone. Lovely friendly arrival. Were upgraded to a larger room as we were the only guests staying. Really well looked after rooms - gorgeous soaps, shampoos in he shower. Smashing breakfasts. Lovely terraced garden leading to the pool which unfortunately we didn't have time to use. Only... More

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Address: Torrs Park, Ilfracombe EX34 8AZ, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Also Known As:
The Elmfield Hotel Ilfracombe
Elmfield Hotel Ilfracombe
Elmfield Boutique Hotel Ilfracombe
The Elmfield Ilfracombe, Devon

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A lovely Victorian villa that combines contemporary style with a classic twist. The Elmfield offers the facilities of a luxury hotel, with the warm welcome and relaxed atmosphere of a friendly family home. There is a fully licensed bar, and games room, and the comfortable family lounge transforms into a cosy cinema in the evening. In the gardens is the pool house with heated swimming pool (Easter - October), and a summer house with terrace offering lovely views of the wilder valley. The grounds run down to a secret garden with fire pit and the soft sound of the stream as a relaxing backdrop. Available for whole house hire or individual room B&B basis. The Elmfield in Ilfracombe offers very competitive packages for exclusive use wedding weekends. ... more   less 
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