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Ilfracombe Carlton Hotel

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Runnacleave Road, Ilfracombe EX34 8AR, England
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was super clean and undergoing a radical face lift - the Guys who own it really know their stuff and are incredibly welcoming - it's going to be a true home from home experience and it's really well located for breezy walks and the great restaurant Renaissance in Ilfracome. Definately going back.

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Michael R, Owner at Ilfracombe Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Richard for the review and recommendation, we are working hard to try and get as much done as we can before the 'season' starts again. We are very encouraged to hear that you like our current progress and will return - Michael R More 

Market Weighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is located a short walk from all you could want to see and do in Ilfracombe. Our room was spotless with a very comfortable bed, the staff and owners were friendly and welcoming, with great service and excellent food. Looking forward to our next stay to see how the refurbishment has come along.

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Michael R, Owner at Ilfracombe Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write such a positive review Lorna, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back again very soon - Michael R More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first time to the Carlton and the staff were very welcoming, I was very pleased with my room it was very clean and relaxing. The hotel is in a great position for a short walk to the harbour and surrounding attractions.

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Michael R, Owner at Ilfracombe Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you VW, for taking time to review the hotel, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back - Michael R More 

Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful large room with a lush bath in ensuite. Cosy reception area & friendly staff. Food was delicious & cooked to order. Ilfracombe is such a quaint seaside resort with a lovely fishing harbour ( & no sign of Jaws 😀). Next door to the hotel is the "Tunnel Beaches" which is a Must to visit. Dating back to the... More 

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Michael R, Owner at Ilfracombe Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review Rach, we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back in the very near future - Michael R More 

Kendal, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

This was our 1st visit to Ilfracombe & we had a wonderful time. We stayed at The Carlton hotel which was wonderful, we received a very warm welcome from Michael one of the owners. Both the owners were very well versed on the places to go & visit with our 5 year old, who was treated as extra special guest... More 

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Michael R, Owner at Ilfracombe Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Tamsin for such a great review, your son Thomas was a delight and I am glad he is already planning a return trip. We hope to welcome you back in 2016 to phase 1 completions of ongoing enhancement to the Carlton - Michael R More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

The team at the Carlton are extremely welcoming and knowledgeable about the local area. I booked 9 rooms for my group as part of our team building weekend. We arrived very late on the Friday night and chef very kindly kept us fed and watered. Our rooms were spotlessly clean and the lounge area is great to hang out in... More 

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Michael R, Owner at Ilfracombe Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

We were delighted to host your team building weekend and we are very encouraged that you enjoyed the current product and services offered. We are hoping to appeal to this kind of market going forward and are really pleased that even at this embryonic stage we managed to meet expectations. A wonderful review Scott & thank you for your support... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

I recently stayed at the Ilfracombe Carlton Hotel over a weekend and had a wonderful stay. The hotel is in a great location and just a short walk to the beach. The hotel has recently been taken over and the staff were very warm and welcoming and made our stay all the more enjoyable. They were on hand to give... More 

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Michael R, Owner at Ilfracombe Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

We sincerely hope that this was the first of many visits to Ilfracombe; thank you so much for such a resounding review. We are truly grateful and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future - Michael R More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

We had a wonderful time during our stay at The Carlton. The owners and staff were extremely helpful and friendly (and have the cutest dogs!). The room was lovely, clean and very comfortable - a great home to come back to after exploring Ilfracombe during the day! It was charming and had everything we needed - TV, own bathroom, hairdryer,... More 

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Michael R, Owner at Ilfracombe Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

And the terriers get a mention too....Wow Hannah, thank you for such a positive review. Hurry back - Michael R More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

We had a lovely, relaxing weekend away at The Carlton. The new owners are lovely with exciting plans for the future. The room was lovely, clean and of good size. The bed was amazingly comfortable, perfect after a busy day exploring all that Illfracombe has to offer. Breakfast was very filling and even had options for vegetarians (which is always... More 

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Michael R, Owner at Ilfracombe Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for a great review Pete. So glad the vegetarian options suited and look forward to welcoming you back very soon - Michael R More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

We enjoyed a relaxing long weekend with friends and the hosts made us feel most welcome. The food on offer was of a good standard with a great choice. The hotel was comfortable with well sized rooms, large windows and a well stocked bar! The owners have great plans for the hotel and I look forward to my next stay

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Michael R, Owner at Ilfracombe Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

A really kind review William, thank you. We look forward to welcoming you back to the new and enhanced Carlton in the very near future - Michael R More 

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