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Ilfracombe Carlton Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Runnacleave Road, Ilfracombe EX34 8AR, England
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Ranked #7 of 23 hotels in Ilfracombe
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
cavaliergb Middlesex
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Middlesex
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I took advantage of the midweek special offer, staying for 3 nights, and was pleased with the result. Many others have said that the décor deeds updating (the feel is 1970s) but the rooms are very clean and the staff friendly. One very nice touch was when some guests arrived for breakfast one morning (one of whom had Down's syndrome),... More

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A group of us spent a wonderful weekend visiting the seals of Lundy Island and staying at the Ilfracombe Carlton Hotel. When I arrived I had a very warm welcome from Claire the owner who was very knowledgeable of the area giving some invaluable advice of where to dine and what to see during our visit. I had a room... More

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently had a long weekend stay in Ilfracombe and stayed at the Carlton hotel. You can't fault the staff, they were so friendly and helpful, nothing was any bother for them. I went scuba diving while I was away and Claire the owner offered to put my diving gear in their dry room to dry until I went on... More

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Kurri Kurri, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just rocked up for an overnight stay . We had not booked .So very friendly ,could not do enough to help us .Breakfast excellent. Would recommend if staying in Ilfracombe ,this is the place to stay Stuart & Lesley

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked this hotel for a week's stay in June 2014. The hotel is situated to enable good access to the main body of Illfracombe, and near to a bus stop to use the local transport. Hotel very clean, the staff were very helpful especially Claire who was a "mine of information on the local area". All the staff were helpful... More

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Hurstpierpoint, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I stayed here for one night, when shooting with a group of friends around the local area. The staff were all polite friendly and helpful, there is a gun room for safe storage of your shotgun, which is secure and alarmed and you have your own cabinet within. The single room that I stayed in was very small but was... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

After arriving in Ilfracombe late with nothing booked, we tried several hotels, only to find all were fully booked. Finally and thankfully we found the Carlton Hotel. Very clean, great service, good breakfast, good rooms, plenty of parking and a great location. Thanks also to Claire who greeted us with a warm welcome and was always on hand if ever... More

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Northampton
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

A group of us stayed at the Carlton and received a warm and friendly welcome from the manager. I shared a twin room which was on the top floor and was clean and well presented. The room was compact but comfortable although the toilet and shower room was small and the hand basin in the bedroom. Beds were very comfortable.... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

The staff were very friendly and went out of their way to help. We booked a couple of days diving which required early starts meaning we had to leave before breakfast. The hotel offered to provide a selection of sandwiches, crisps etc as a packed lunch in lieu of breakfast which we felt was very good service. Very impressed by... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Big thanks to Neil, Matthew, Claire and all the staff who helped us and made us feel very welcome - late arrival accommodated and nice breakfasts too Helpful in finding local places to eat and generally being pleasant and chatty as we popped in and out over seveal days

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Address: Runnacleave Road, Ilfracombe EX34 8AR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Ilfracombe Carlton Hotel 2*
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A friendly privately run 2 star fully licensed hotel conveniently situated in the heart of the town. Superior rooms available with Super King sized beds.All rooms have flat screen TV, telephone, hair dryer, central heating & hospitality tray. Lift serves all floorsWifi available in public areas ... more   less 
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