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4 St James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9 BH, England
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Acorn Lodge
Ranked #22 of 48 Ilfracombe B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    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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Deal, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A pal and i headed to Illfracombe late one day and chanced upon Acorn Lodge. What a stroke of good fortune it proved to be. A tidy clean airy room aided a peaceful nights rest and a wonderful cooked breakfast welcomed the morning in. This place is run by a beautiful couple that made us feel welcome and I would... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Ann & Hugh make you feel at home in this very comfortable and clean bed & breakfast. The rooms are comfy, with tv and our room had en suite facilities. Breakfast is amazing, cereals, fruit and full irish cooked breakfast. I asked for porridge one morning and it was served no problem. There is a garden to the front serving... More

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Kerikeri, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Went for a long weekend with three friends to do some surfing at Woolacombe beach which is about a 10 minute drive from Ilfracombe. So pleased that my friend organised us to stay at the Acorn Lodge. It was perfectly adequate for what we were after - great location in the Ilfracombe town, near the waterfront, hilarious and very hospitable... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 via mobile

I stayed for one night over the Easter Break and was made to feel extremely welcome. The rooms are average, but completley adequate. The beds were comfy and clean and had a great nights sleep. Breakfast was delicious. A nice selection of cearels with fruit and fresh tea and coffee. And a full English was spot on with toast and... More

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

i have just returned from a 3 night break at the acorn lodge in ilfracombe , it was absolutely brilliant ,anne and hugh are the friendliest people you will meet,the breakfast ther was excellent ,plenty of nice coffee, squash, cereals,its in an ideal spot aswell close to the harbour and the sea fronts,would definately go back there again jeremy hill

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Galway, Galway, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

Every year I'm back to England and every year I stay in on the same place. I love it!!! is so friendly and welcoming, Anne and Hugh make everything in order to make you feel comfortable, they are on the details in absolutely everything, breakfast is delicious and I can never finish but is amazing!!!! Location is really good, very... More

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Made to feel most welcome, pot of coffee on arrival served on front terrace (fortunately weather not to bad). Brilliant breakfast, comfortable bed and convivial hosts. Excellent b&b would not hesitate to recommend to others

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

I want to caveat this review by saying that I find it ridiculous the prices that you have topay in the UK for hotels. This little Devon town cost as much as Paris!! But for all that thie Acorn Lodge I guess is typical British seaside accomodation, quite basic, quite tired but despite that we had a pleasant stay. The... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Myself and my girlfriend stayed here for 2 nights and found it really lovely. It was close to the promenade and the harbour and was easy to find. The owner was friendly and very helpful.We have stayed in a lot of places and this was definately one of the nicest. The breakfast was amazing and could not have eaten any... More

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Hereford, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

best b&b in west country, and try their cream tea, its the best Hugh and Anne are the most welcoming warm hearted people you could find DONT TAKE ANY NOTICE OF THE JR review must have have stayed somewhere else poor SILLY SOD d&m

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Address: 4 St James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9 BH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Acorn Lodge Ilfracombe, Devon

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A warm welcome awaits you from this friendly, family run bed and breakfast, seaside guest house. This ilfracombe accommodation is the best located & is just one minute from the Heritage Harbour, Landmark Theatre, Romantic Restaurants, Ancient Pubs and the local Bus Station/ National Express Coach Stop.Our accommodation in ilfracombe is ideal for Boat Ferries and Day Trips to Lundy Island and the Exmoor Coast. We are on the Southwest Coast path. Acorn Lodge has a history of providing accommodation of the highest standard for traditional B & B Devon in England. All rooms are tastefully decorated with central heating, colour TV and hot drinks facilities, Ideal for short mid week breaks, weekends, over night stays or that week or two longer. Non smoking. Sorry no pets allowed. ... more   less 
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