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The Harbour Lights Coastal Guesthouse

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26 Broad Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9BL, England
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Ranked #18 of 49 Ilfracombe B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013
Mike P Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

what a fab stay one of the best family run stays. 10/10 the food second to none room lovely people have complaint about NOISE dont go to bed at 19.00pm then ha no noise what so ever will be here again SPECIAL THANKS TO RUTH SHE IS SO SO SWEET AND KIND see you all again from mike and jayne... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Lovely room and great food,nice family run guest house, breakfast was excellent and the resteruant food was really good very popular and very good quality we had the locally caught fish and was really excellent. Great location right at the heart of the harbour lots of local pubs. nice location as a base to visit local attractions, will certainly be... More 

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Hampshire
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7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

A nice family run B&B in a great location. Made to feel very welcome and the beds were so comfortable. We stayed in a twin room which had everything we needed. The breakfast is excellent all cooked to order and delicious. Parking is a 2 minute walk round the corner and is through a permit scheme which costs a small... More 

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

A friendly family run business right by the harbour. We were made to feel very welcome. Plenty of choice at breakfast and the food was top quality. Also they do evening meals and this was delicious fayre and all locally sourced. Highly recommended.

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wolverhampton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

The hotel is ideally situated, the owners are very friendly and they make you feel welcome. The food service was excellent and the quality of food was very good. Our overall experience in this hotel was exceptional shall be looking forward to returning next year. Chris and Tina Wolverhampton.

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West Sussex
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131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

Well, we don't know much about B&B's so thought we, along with our 6 year old son would have a holiday in one! We think we made a great choice, the personal service and environment are distinctly different than when in a hotel. The property itself has heaps of history and as you would expect is a bit quirky in... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

The hotel is in a great location and we received a warm welcome. We stayed in room 1 which was clean but in great need of a make over. The bathroom was a good size or would have been if the toilet wasn't in its own cubicle. The ceiling was made up of tiles I would expect to see in... More 

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Walsall
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

The hotel (Harbour Lights) is a small family run hotel it is lovley and right by the harbur. we even had our own sitting room with a TV. Mmmmm and fresh local line caught fish, lobster, and squid beautifully cooked at the hotel. Which is exceptionaly clean. We went to ilfracombe as an almost last minute idea after staying at... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Room was bright, clean and comfortable. Ruth was an excellent hostess.Her son took my case to my room, thank God cuz I was on the third floor. You can park right outside (a couple of spaces) between 6pm and 10am which was really handy. Breakfast was lovely and not the fat inedible sausages that you usually find. Fantastic value for... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We have just spent a week with the team at The Harbour lights in Ilfracombe. This small (10 rooms!) Guesthouse is comfortable both day and night (really good beds!) ALL the staff are Pleasant, Personable and Professional. The Restaurant is sooo well run by Ruth and Nick and the Kitchen produces food to Die For! Steve creates a dish just... More 

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