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The Olive Branch

3.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   56 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9DJ, England
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Ranked #6 of 48 Ilfracombe B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Spent two nights at The Olive Branch, great location, very close to all amenities, wonderful hosts who made you feel extremely welcome. Spotless clean throughout, nice soft comfy beds, if you like soft beds. Gorgeous breakfasts with high quality produce , hosts attentive to your needs . Only down side, we had a twin room which we don't normally mind... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed for just one night & wished we had booked more. Lovely room on cute cobble street which has been restored to a high standard. Great breakfast too! The only down side is lack of parking but you can pull up outside to drop your luggage. Friendly hosts and very comfy bed.

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Redhill, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a double room for the night before getting the boat to Lundy Island. We were very pleased with the service at this hotel. They even booked a parking space in advance while we stayed on Lundy Island. The breakfast room down stairs is just lovely, refreshing and warm. The breakfast was delicious, even though I have certain food... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my husband recently stayed here for 4 nights for our 10th wedding anniversary and we weren't disappointed. The hosts were amazing and at my husbands request had put a bouquet of roses and champagne on ice ready for our arrival which was a lovely surprise for me. The room itself was beautiful with sea views and immaculately clean,... More

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Somerset, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only stayed one night and wished we had booked a longer stay, the room was really nice, very comfortable bed (not something I very often say about hotel beds!) The breakfast was exceptionally good, I had the full english, nicely cooked and presented and very good quality. The hosts were very welcoming, friendly and helpful - managing to get... More

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Olive Branch has some very good elements. The room we stayed in was large and nicely decorated - I loved the novelty of having a bath in the bedroom and it was spotlessly clean. The breakfast was superb, very high quality and there was plenty of it. Service was, on the whole, good, although we did have to phone... More

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I stayed here for a long weekend in July. We stayed in room 1, a superior double room situated on the top floor which worked out at £90 per night. The room was spacious, clean and we enjoyed a lovely sea view. There was a very large separate bathroom which featured a roll top bath (no shower... More

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Southam, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed just one night on our South west Coastal path. We had a room on the seaward side on the top floor. The room had plenty of space, comfortably furnished and the bathroom was huge. we spent a quiet night and breakfast was good and enjoyable. We ate in the Olive Branch restaurant which was good but not run... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed a night before taking the boat to Lundy. The huge room was wonderful; clean, stylish and comfortable with a lovely view out to sea. Breakfast was similarly fabulous and we had an absolutely fabulous time. Wouldn't hesitate to return.

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Broadway, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First class accommodation very clean and tidy lovely rooms. Paul and Carol are great hosts nothing is to much trouble always attentive and very friendly. Breakfast is the highlight, local produce (great bacon) cooked to order nice and hot

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Address: 56 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9DJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Olive Branch 3.5*
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