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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 #4 of 49 Ilfracombe B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Dave B Addlestone, England, United Kingdom
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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
    5 of 5 stars
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Addlestone, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My girlfriend and i stayed at the Dorchester guest house in july and was blown away at the superb service and accommodation we had received . the guest house was lovely and the room was flawless, it is situated in a brilliant location which is a 5 minute walk from the centre. the chefs breakfast was incredible and all local... More

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Kingston SE, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This review somewhat belated 2012/2013 . Loved this quaint friendly B&B in Ilfracombe. Stayed here 4 nights after the long haul from Adelaide arriving Boxing Day to attend Wedding In Woolacoombe. Julienne kindly sent us prior to check in all the local restaurants/menus and arranged bookings for us, as it was Boxing Day most places either closed, busy and fully... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we found the welcome of julienne and pete warming and natural. the room was superb and cleanliness was excellent. the bed was big enough for four. the variation of breakfast on offer was of local produce and cooked fresh. a perfect base for any hoilday maker visiting north devon . very highly recommended. many thanks jo & dougie

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25 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were two couples on a short break. Spacious rooms (1 & 5), comfortable beds and helpful, friendly hostess. Julienne's fruit compote and home made marmalade were delicious and, although we never saw Peter, I think he was responsible for the tasty cooked breakfasts.

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London, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Stayed here for one night, during a weekend getaway. The room was lovely and spacious, nothing was too much trouble for Julienne. The breakfast was lovely and set us up for the day! Great value for exploring North Devon from.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Stayed for 2 nights and wish it had have been longer. Spotlessly clean good sized room; stayed in room 5. Nothing was too much trouble to Julienne, a definite home from home. Breakfasts second to none. Would most definitely stay here again. Thank you!

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Hundon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We had a lovely two night stay. The room was nice, clean and bright, had everything we needed and it was good to have a sofa in the room so we could relax. Julienne was very friendly and welcoming and Peter cooks a good breakfast!!:-) Highly recommend this lovely guest house.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We stayed here 3 years ago, so this time took our friends with us. We stayed Sunday to Sunday and had rooms 1 & 4 both lovely and good value. As before breakfast great and hosts very helpful, like home from home.. We like to park the car up and with bus stops either side of the road out side... More

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Ferndown, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Booked through booking.com - guest house description states "boasts free parking and wi-fi". Less than 12 hours before we were due to depart the hotel contacted me to say parking was not available as the hotel was full!. We were planning to put our bikes in the back of the car so wasn't happy to park in the road. To... More

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Dorchester_2011, Owner at Dorchester Guest House, responded to this review

In reply to your review. As mentioned in the numerous emails prior to your cancellation, had you read your room description and booking confirmation details sent to you by Booking.com, you would have seen that it said the following: 'Small Double Room. This comfortable bright room is located on the top floor and features distant sea views. This quiet room... More

Kidderminster, Worcestershire
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105 reviews 105 reviews
73 hotel reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

At the Dorchester you get a warm welcome from the minute you arrive and everything in this guest house is as it should be. We had an excellent bedroom with an extremely comfortable bed. Breakfast is first class and the home made marmalades are delicious. Plenty of books and DVDs for guests to borrow and wine/beer/spirits are available at a... More

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Address: 59 St Brannocks Road, Ilfracombe EX34 8EQ, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
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Hotel Class:4 star — Dorchester Guest House 4*
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Dorchester Guest House Ilfracombe, Devon

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