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Imperial Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Wilder Road, Ilfracombe EX34 9AL, England
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Ranked #12 of 23 hotels in Ilfracombe
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our 3rd holiday with Alfa travel and my husband & myself thoroughly enjoyed it. The manager & his staff are to be congratulated, our room was clean & tidy and in the diningroom all waiters were efficient in serving the food always hot and a good choice, being diabetic I do require slightly different menu the main courses... More

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We travelled here with Alfa and our luggage was taken to the room for us. The room was clean and well kept. Checking in was very quick. Table service in the dining room was fast and efficient and the food very good with reasonable choices. Evening entertainment on 5 nights was musical, concentrating on the 1950 to 1970 and very... More

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Rickmansworth, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed as a family with two young children (9 & 6) in adjoining rooms over a weekend. We had a good experience with friendly staff and clean comfortable rooms. Sitting out the front watching the sun go down as Ilfracombe life went past was very pleasant indeed ! It was a hot night and the front desk only had... More

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London, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I returned yesterday from a 7 day break with Alfa travel. I found the Imperial Hotel very satisfactory. The food was very good indeed, no buffet breakfast but very fast waiter service. My room was a single one, it was very small but adequate for 6 nights. Entertainment most evenings was enjoyable. My one complaint is this must be one... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

we travelled to the Imperial Hotel with the coach company Alfa. The manager welcomed us in a pleasant manner and the staff were friendly and efficient. The waiters in the dining room were very quick and the food adequate. The rooms were very warm and clean if a bit creaky but that is to be expected. The evening entertainment was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights with my husband.The hotel was in a great location. Staff were friendly . Our room was adequate for our needs. This hotel caters for the older generations lots of coach companys come here but it wasnt a problem for us. There nightly entertainment was rubbish to be fair. BREAKFAST was lovely we had allocated table... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I stayed at this hotel as part of a coach trip. The manager came onto the coach to welcome us which was a nice touch. The hotel is a little tired but is very clean. The staff are excellent and nothing is too much trouble. Food is excellent and there is a lot of it and a good variety. There... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Travelled with Alfa this Easter to this hotel. Just have to say the staff, food and the hotel in general far exceeded my expectations. As a single traveller I usually find rooms very small, but my room here was very well appointed, plenty of room to get about, clean and had a very good bathroom with power shower. I was... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Just returned from a New Year break at the Imperial Hotel in Ilfracombe Devon, A lovely location right on the front with easy walking distance to the harbour and town. It can be hilly in parts but to the harbour is flat so easy for people with walking difficulties. The hotel has excellent staff very friendly and helpful and the... More

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Stone, United Kingdom
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30 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

I am a bit late with this review but my husband and I stayed here on a 5 day Alfa break the middle of October. The room was very good and so were the meals which we looked forward to every day. There are some lovely walks around Ilfracombe but it was a pity that the weather wasn't so good.... More

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Address: Wilder Road, Ilfracombe EX34 9AL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Imperial Hotel 2*
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#7 Romantic Hotel in Ilfracombe
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Imperial Hotel - Ilfracombe [3 Alpha & AA Two Star]. Situated in one of the best positions in Ilfracombe, overlooking Wildersmouth beach, and the splendid Landmark Theatre and Conference Centre, close to the High Street and only a short almost level walk from the harbour. 104 rooms with central heating and bath or shower and WC. All rooms have tea/coffee making facilities, internal phone, hair dryer and TV. There is a large restaurant, bar, comfortable lounge and dance floor where entertainment is provided most evenings. Lift to all floors (stairs to some rooms on split level floors). ... more   less 
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