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Rainbow Ridge Guest House

53 St Brannocks Road, Ilfracombe EX34 8EQ, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for the bank holiday weekend and throughly enjoyed ourselves. The room was lovely, comfortable light and airy. The B&B was in a good quiet location but not to far from the town with all the bars and restaurants. The cooked breakfast is lovely and there is a good selection on offer also. Keith and louise the owners were... More 

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Taunton
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014 via mobile

I needed to stay in Ilfracombe for business and booked here as the reviews seemed ok. Sadly, the room I had was not nice. The bed smelled of dirty smelly hair, the television did not work properly and the en-suite shower and toilet were not much bigger than a cupboard. Everywhere had a strange smell and the en-suite facilities were... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We came down to Ilfracombe for a friend's wedding, and had booked a double room (for myself and my husband) and a single room (for a friend) at Rainbow Ridge, because the reviews were good and it seemed like it would be within walking distance of Tunnels Beaches (it's about a mile's walk). We were not disappointed. As we were... More 

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Penhayle Bay
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8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Booked after reading Trip Advisor reviews this turned out to be everything it claimed to be. Comfortable, friendly and very convenient for the town in a place known for its steep hills. I travelled using the bus and my two feet. The main bus routes stop right outside; others stop just minutes' walk away in the town centre. Accommodation was... More 

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Dorset
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Just returned from a wonderful 2 night stay at the Rainbow Ridge Guest House. The room was very clean, cosy and comfortable. The breakfasts were marvellous and really set you up for the day. Location is fine for the town which is a short walk away and the bus service is very good with a stop practically outside. Keith and... More 

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

A lovely, friendly Guest House. The hosts Louise and Keith were excellent and genuine people. A superb generous breakfast. Rooms were very clean and comfortable. We were ideally located for the town and public transport to other places. We hope to come to Ilfracombe again in the near future and hope to stay here again.

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Rhondda, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Fantastic stay. After a long coastal road drive heading towards South Wales from Cornwall, we decided to stay one more night in Ilfracombe and am so glad we chose this B&B. We stayed another two nights and it turned out to be the best part of our holiday! We stayed in room 5 (a superior graded four poster bedroom) for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Where do I start? Husband and wife team Pete and Louisa have created a lovely B&B where friendliness and attention to detail go hand in hand. Rainbow Ridge is spotlessly clean, the in-room amenities available (hair dryer, TV, tea and coffee-making facilities etc.) are spot on and the full English breakfast is marvellous. Everything about Rainbow Ridge reeks of quality... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I have recently stayed in this bed and breakfast for two nights and thoroughly enjoyed my stay. The breakfast was really nice with lots of choice, definitely recommend the full english!! The couple which own the bed and breakfast seemed really lovely and were very welcoming. We didnt check in until around 9:30pm and upon arrival were greeted by Keith... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

My wife and I decided to take a short break away and visit some friends who were staying at watermouth cove campsite. From the moment we arrived we were felt welcome. The room was absolutely lovely, very clean and tea and coffee facilities were there, which after a long drive was a welcome site. The breakfast was lovely and freshly... More 

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