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Dorchester Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   59 St Brannocks Road, Ilfracombe EX34 8EQ, England
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Ranked #3 of 48 Ilfracombe B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Julienne was lovely. Accommodation was spotless. Room had every necessary amenity. Breakfast was delicious. Price was highly competitive. Location was perfect. What more could you ask for...........the complete package.

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

A lovely place to stay. Everything was spotless, the room a great size and julienne the owner cooked a fantastic breakfast. Lots of extras like a fridge with fresh milk and a fresh bottle of water each day. Drinks and snacks could also be purchased either from your room or in the guest lounge.

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Bath, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent premier room ,clean with TV, fridge mini -bar, hot drinks, biscuits ,and many other little extras. Delicious breakfast served by Julienne who could not have been more helpful.Just could be a problem for anyone with mobility problems as there are quite a lot of steep steps.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

I stayed here with my boyfriend in February 2014 on a very impromptu visit to Ilfracombe. We didn't book in advance so Julienne only had about 10 minutes to get everything ready for us! You couldn't tell though as the whole house was perfect. We chose the premier room which is very spacious and has a huge bed and walk-in... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

Only stayed at the Dorchester for one night, but we will return. There is nothing you can fault here, we received a warm welcome from the owner Julienne, who showed us to our room. We booked a premier double and it was. A large clean room with a large en suite bathroom which had a truly massive walk in shower.... More

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Rye, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014 via mobile

A very comfortable room with lots of little extras, TV, hairdryer, clock, toiletries, a good choice of hot drinks in our room, fridge and fresh milk. An extensive menu for breakfast, and it was all delicious! Everything spotless. A friendly attentive owner who couldn't have been more helpful. We thoroughly enjoyed our 2 night stay.

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

Staying in the recently refurbished Luxury room we thoroughly enjoyed our short stay at the Dorchester House. From the excellent service to the lovely hidden extra's the experience was first class. The room was fitted with everything you could need and more. Would highly recommend to anyone looking to stay in the area, you wont be dissapointed!

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Flushing, cornwall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

We stayed here as a family of 4 in one of there suites along with my father having his own single room both were exquisite and exceeded our expectations room was absolutely spotless , decor lovely and beds super comfy , children loved it especially having a dvd player with a selection of dvd's available downstairs there is also a... More

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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

We felt we needed a stress breaker so we booked here for 2 nights. The weather was horrible as was the journey, what with the floods, road closures and diversions. On arrival, all that was instantly forgotten as the Dorchester was simply fantastic. The welcome was great. Our room was superb, so comfortable and airy. Breakfasts were first class. Nothing... More

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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

We were the first guests to stay this year and were so pleased with our choice for our 2 night break. Everything about our stay was wonderful from the comfortable room to the yummy breakfast. We arrived late- dark, wet & windy- to be met by our attentive host who looked after us splendidly throughout, providing us with ideas of... More

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Also Known As:
Dorchester Guest House Hotel
Dorchester Guest House Hotel Ilfracombe
Dorchester Guest House Ilfracombe, Devon
Address: 59 St Brannocks Road, Ilfracombe EX34 8EQ, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 48 B&Bs / Inns in Ilfracombe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Dorchester Guest House 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Dorchester is a tastefully restored Guest House. We have been accredited with a 4 Star Silver Award and a Breakfast Award. We are a short walk from the historic Tunnels Beaches and seafront. We offer Free Parking and Free Wi-Fi throughout.. Ilfracombe's Town Centre, pretty seafront and harbour and historic Tunnels Beaches are a short walk away. The elegant, stylishly furnished rooms at The Dorchester feature Flat Screen TV, DVD Player, hairdryer, generous hospitality tray and a small fridge stocked daily with fresh milk and a selection of wines, beers and soft drinks. Guests may also make use of free W-Fi and our new Guest Lounge.Breakfasts are freshly prepared using locally sourced produce, and are served daily in the bright and airy dining room. Recently achieved a Breakfast Award from Visit Britain. Fully licensed, there is a range of wines , beers and spirits available.The beautiful Exmoor National Park is 15 minutes drive away, whilst Ilfracombe Golf Club is just 5 minute drive. The pretty harbour, Blue Flag Tunnels Beaches, restaurants and shops are within walking distance. A bus stop directly outside the guest house can take guests to Barnstaple, Bideford and surrounding areas. ... more   less 
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