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The Osborne Hotel

Wilder Road, Ilfracombe EX34 9AQ, England
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Ranked #4 of 22 Hotels in Ilfracombe
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Andrew E Narberth, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Narberth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Friendly staff a good atmosphere the food was very good and served quickly very helpful nothing seemed to be much trouble for them. good food. only down side room was near the lift. The hotel staff waved us off in the coach

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Nuneaton, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once again I would like to thank Nick and Sandy for the warm friendly family welcome on our visit over the new year 2014/2015..Always a friendly atmosphere and very helpful staff..Brilliant food as always prepared by another family member Stuart. New years day 7 course dinner was first class I travelled with a group of friends, some who had not... More 

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Kent, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment we entered the hotel we felt at home. This is a family run hotel, with a family at home feel to it. The staff were amazingly attentive & hard working. The food was fantastic with an excellent variety. Nick the owner worked soo hard to make our Christmas a brilliant one. We had entertainment every evening. The... More 

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Immingham, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Just returned from Turkey and Tinsel at this hotel. Had a great time .Some comments say hotel very dated. I myself didn't have a problem with that, as my mum said on the journey home some of these modern places make you feel uncomfortable and lack atmosphere. Entertainment every night Staff great nothing was to much trouble Nick gave an... More 

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ynysybwl
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Another T @ T trip. This year it's Ilfracombe and The Osborne. The tour operator Leisuretime must have done real research to make sure their groups get the most for their money. Heating ! Beer and lager on tap that was spot on ! Food that was yummy ! Entertainment ! (Not necessarily to everyones taste but was supplied) Friendly... More 

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Ripon, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The greeting was friendly both front of of house and in the bar, made very welcome. However the one member of waiting staff we found very abrupt & rude, food served at 900mph! Room very very dated won't be staying here again

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I didn't stay here but we went in for a quiet drink and the service we received was really good. We met Nick the owner and he took us in like first rate guests. He took us for a tour of the hotel and gave us crab and told us stories and where we should visit. We would love to... More 

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L9 1jb
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7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

stayed here for a week with a coach tour in september .on entering the hotel 1970 entered my head .very dated i think the lift was from 1940 .our room was very basic with child size furniture .the food was pretty good with decent portions and great service from our waitress sue.a friendly place but in need of a major... More 

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plymouth
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

we did not stay there so i cannot complete all sections fairly as they were fully booked but we went and enjoyed the entertainment in the evening- staff and owner were excellent company - we have booked for New Years -looking forward to staying there

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Great hotel with the most friendliest people you could ever meet ! Made you feel extremely welcome and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay, needless to say we will 100% be making a return visit. A place where we could take the dog and rooms were very clean, tidy and comfortable. The food we had was second to non and we... More 

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Address: Wilder Road, Ilfracombe EX34 9AQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 53
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The Osborne Hotel Ilfracombe, Devon
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#5 Romantic Hotel in Ilfracombe

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