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The Sherborne Lodge

Torrs Park, Ilfracombe EX34 8AY, England
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Ranked #30 of 49 Ilfracombe B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014
emmadaisysmum Northampton, United Kingdom
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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 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Northampton, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Fantastic food at breakfasts, tired decor, could have been cleaner. Helpful advice from hosts about places to eat but their behaviour was erratic and not always friendly, and they were often not around when people were arriving, leaving a note on the door for people to call them on arrival. we also witnessed them arguing, which was not conducive to... More 

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Visited the Sherbourne lodge on an educational trip in March 2014. It's hard to know where to start, looking past the outdated decor which is in serious need of a revamp there was just a host of problems. The most annoying of which was probably the fact the maid decided to remove our wet towels from the rail each morning... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Went for a weeks holiday with our 11 month old Springer and had a fantastic time. The hotel was just what we needed - 2 rooms both en-suite and a fantastic breakfast to start the day. On arrival we were shown round by Graham and he offered to set up a breakfast table in the Bar area so our young... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Stayed here with a couple of friends as part of the Devon Coast to Coast bike ride. The hosts were great, the food is terrific and plentiful, and nothing is too much trouble. Secure bike lock up and a good location will have me coming back next year.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Have just returned from a great weekend in Ilfracombe and relaxing stay at The Sherborne Lodge. We are a family of five and it's not always easy to get the right accommodation but we were well served with Graham and Alison. We shared family rooms, two bedrooms with ensuite, we had a wonderful breakfast every morning and were made to... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We were delighted with our short stay at this B&B this week. Alison and Graham are gracious hosts who think of everything, including maps of the town showing the gradients on the various walks into town, a great advantage in a hilly place like Ilfracombe, but are always looking to improve their already excellent service. When the vegetarian sausages weren't... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Had a wonderful 3 nights at the Sherborne Lodge. Ideally situated within a short walking distance from the heart of Ilfracombe, enabling you to leave the car parked safely in the car park when wining and dining in Ilfracombes restaurants or heading to the beach for the day. If your expecting the Ritz then this isn't the place for you... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

I had an excellent stay at Sherborne Lodge, Graham and Alison are extremely attentive hosts and gave plenty of tips and advice on where to go for what, The room was very clean and tidy with freeview TV. There is a lounge/games room with a large flat screen TV and bar. At the other end there is a pool table... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We stayed at Sherborne Lodge one day either side of the Easter weekend. Could not have been made more welcome! Both Graham and Alison were great hosts and helpful in every way. It's a great location, close to the town centre but also easy access to the N. Devon Coastal path which is a fantastic place for walking your dog(s).... More 

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5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

We stayed here when attending a wedding at tunnels beaches - literally 2 mins away. Graham could not have been more helpful. Hearty breakfast, friendly staff. Highly recommended. We are considering going back next year with a group.

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