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The Woolacombe Bay Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   South Street, Woolacombe EX34 7BN, England
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Ranked #2 of 5 hotels in Woolacombe
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great Easter break - the facilities are ideal for families (although why remove the creche??), and the staff extremely courteous. Children (and us!) appreciated the childrens tea time and the film room. We felt it was safe enough to let the older children go off on their own, which they were thrilled about! Some feedback - the bar area is... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just returned from WBH following our Easter break. This is the first visit in 3 yrs and it never fails to make me smile. This time returning with a new baby (along with the older children) was a shame to see the creche has gone and the 'den' isn't really a den BUT everything else is great and the children... More

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have visited The Woolacombe Bay Hotel twice now and on both occasions have been totally satisfied with the facilities and the customer service! Every member of staff are polite and attentive with no request to great or small !

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37 reviews 37 reviews
24 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel really surpassed all our expections from the minute we arrived until we left. Our room overlooked the fantastic outdoor pool area which is so attractive with wonderful sun beds & plenty of space. The room had been recently refurbished with a truly gorgeous bathroom. The only little moan is that the toiletries were not replenished daily.The towels were... More

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Shoreham By Sea, England
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just back from a lovely couple of days in what is becoming an annual trip to a great hotel. The hotel has great facilities, and great staff We ate in the brasserie and the food was lovely, as was breakfast. The buffet was fresh and topped up often. The hotel has improved it wifi too Love everything about this place... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from a 2 night stay, the staff were all very friendly and helpful (especially the young lady on reception sorry don't know her name but she was on duty last Friday night) beautiful views, lovely room with again beautiful views. Swimming pool was very nice and despite some other reviews stating that it was difficult to find we... More

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Minehead, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed one night recently whilst working in the area. I didn't arrive at the hotel until gone 8pm but was made very welcome and was please to hear that dinner was still possible. Had a delicious local crab linguine in the Brasserie bar, which was restaurant class food. Room was fabulous, clean, comfortable, fantastic views over the pool area, golf... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've recently returned from a week at the WBH where we had a fantastic family room (201) with a huge comfy bed and little separate bedrooms for our sons. We've been to WBH many times and as ever the staff and facilities we're outstanding. The new playroom was a big hit and the food in both Doyle's and the Bay... More

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Caerphilly, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Stayed at this hotel for a few days as a little honeymoon following getting married the weekend before. Very friendly staff and excellent room, with stunning views - floor to ceiling windows and a massive bay window to look out over the whole bay! Breakfast was very nice, good quality produce used, only thing to comment here was the food... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

This was a nice hotel, but overpriced for the size of the rooms. The photos are very misleading. I would expect space and better in room facilities from a 4* hotel. Having said that, there is nothing obvious to fault- staff are friendly, the rooms were clean, the spa area was nice but small.

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Additional Information about The Woolacombe Bay Hotel

Also Known As:
Woolacombe Bay Hotel
Bay Woolacombe
The Woolacombe Bay Hotel Devon
Address: South Street, Woolacombe EX34 7BN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Woolacombe
Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 5 hotels in Woolacombe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Woolacombe Bay Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Much of the Hotel has been lovingly restored from the mid 1800's, creating it's unique and tranquil atmosphere. High ceilings, chandeliers and comfortable, quiet lounges are a testament to that era, and where first class modern amenities are required, they have been skilfully incorporated into the existing Woolacombe accommodation. We place high value on our staff. Trained to be attentive yet unobtrusive and to provide the kind of personal service that is so often hard to find. ... more   less 
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