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Imperial Hotel

Wilder Road, Ilfracombe EX34 9AL, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

The trip down to Ilfracombe was uneventful. We greeted by the manager and our rooms allocated which clean and reasonable for our 4 nights stay. Over the 4 days the food was excellent, a full English breakfast ,if you wanted, you can have what you like. Christmas traditional dinner or alternative menu was served, overall with 3 lunches over the... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We have just returned from a 4 night stay here with Alfa Travel. This hotel certainly exceeds all expectations. We were greeted by the receptionist who boarded the coach and explained things to us, whilst he was doing this our cases were being taken to our rooms. no waiting around to get our room keys.The staff were lovely, entertainment was... More 

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Northallerton, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Have just returned from a 4nights 5 days coach holiday with Alfa Travel.As usual the coach journey ran smoothly,no hitches or hold ups,(contract coach),driver very helpful.Stayed at the Imperial hotel.Staff most helpful and pleasant,room comfortable and warm. Food excellant and plentiful,entertainment very good. Day tours to Dunster and Lynton,andBideford and Barnstable very interesting.On day off took a local bus. to... More 

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Witham, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Travelled with Alfa. Stayed at Hotel from 11th October 2014 to 15th October 2014. Staff friendly and helpful. Room was adequate for a single person. room 400. hotel is a bit dated but none the less a good place to stay if exploring the North Devon area. Looking to return for another stay through Alfa again, possibly in May 2015.

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London, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Myself and husband have just returned from a 4 night stay at the Imperial. We went via Alfa coach tours, this deal was for breakfast and evening meal. The hotel was built in the 1800s, and is geared up for over 50s. The meals were very good, cereal, full English breakfast, Haddock etc. Evening meals were 3 course, with a... More 

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Tavistock
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Alpha Travel, Euxton Lane, Chorley PR7 6AF 01 Sept. 2014 (attn. Miss Dunwoody) Dear Madam, Re: FORMAL COMPLINT. We attended your hotel in Ilfracombe from the 22nd to the 25th. During our stay I and my son were verbally abused by a member of your staff in the restaurant. I entered the restaurant with my son at 07:55, we were... More 

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north east
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

My husband and I had 7 days at this hotel with Alfa Travel from the NE ,we really enjoyed our stay here. Yes hotel might be a bit dated but it is spotlessly clean , cleaners attend the rooms every day. Meals where lovely ,plenty to choose from and always served nice and hot. All staff are very pleasant and... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
28 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

spent 7 nice days here with my wife and grandaughter,the room was spacious and clean,the beds wern,t too good though,the mattresses where a bit flat and bumpy,the staff where friendly and helpful,the entertainment was average, singer then bingo most nights except Sun,and Wed.But still had bingo.The meals are waiter service and where tasty with a chefs special every night.The hotel... More 

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Blackwood, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

Booked this hotel at the last minute after reading a few reviews on here. The hotel itself is fairly basic but was very clean and within a few yards of the beach. We didn't eat or drink here so I can't comment on that. The room we had was a twin on the 3rd floor. There's one lift in the... More 

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Lancashire
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Visited on an Alfa tour. Arrived later than expected but were quickly allocated our rooms and dinner was served smoothly. The hotel is looking old but was clean and tidy. The staff were efficient and friendly. Sometimes reception was unmanned for short periods which was a bit frustrating. Food was very good and varied. The service was,on the whole, excellent.... More 

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