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The Woolacombe Bay Hotel

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South Street, Woolacombe EX34 7BN, England
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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
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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39 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went here for a friend's wedding and it was a very nice place. The food was fantastic and the drinks not too heavily priced. The service was good and staff friendly despite some of them being foreign and not speaking great English (or understanding a Midlands accent). The kids meals were just the right size and they were well... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Damn you Woolacombe Bay Hotel we always said we wouldn't go to the same place twice and here we are just returned home after our 2nd visit and planning our 3rd! Fantastic location, excellent service and delicious food the sticky toffee pudding is to die for. The Woolacombe Bay Hotel has something for everyone and is the perfect family getaway... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I will start off by saying that we didn't actually sleep here as it was booked out but we did use most of its facilities so adding my review. I have to say this is an amazing hotel. It is classy beautiful and wonderfully located in an amazing location right beside one of the worlds best beaches. It has character... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Booked in as part of a large group. Lovely hotel with great facilities. The children really enjoyed the swimming pool, they tried the lido but its not heated. Breakfast is lovely with loads of extras as a variety of fruits even pancakes with maple syrup. We did not use the restaurant as it's expensive for a family. We all enjoyed... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Large hotel with a wide range of facilities, including a large ballroom for weddings and other functions, indoor and outdoor pools, wide ranging scenic views of extensive sandy surfing beach and bay, regularly cleaned and helpful and friendly staff. Great beach for families just 50 metres away through hotels own extensive lawned grounds..Beautiful views from sea front bedrooms. Some drawbacks,... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was a second visit to the Woolacombe Bay hotel and we were staying for the weekend in the Loft Suite. It's a lovely suite with 2 bathrooms, a sitting area, bed looking out over the view and 2 single beds set back into 2 little alcoves that the children loved. The room was clean and well furnished, with 2... More 

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Chipping Norton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We tried to get a table at the Brasserie but failed as it was full, the barman suggested the hotels other restaurant called Doyles which had lots of tables free. We were slightly apprehensive but with hungry kids decided to give it a try. We were not disappointed in any way. Delightful staff, very welcoming yet professional, superb food including... More 

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Hereford, United Kingdom
5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at this hotel twice with family and I love it. The hotel is very clean, my sea view room on both occasions has been luxury. Large comfortable double bed, tea and coffee facilities, iron, hairdryer, toiletries, large flat screen tv and plenty of wardrobe space. The breakfast is lovely with everything you could want plus friendly and... More 

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Winchester, England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at the hotel after three nights of camping, and were excited about having some luxuries! But, we were disappointed and expected so much more. The hotel is REALLY expensive for what it offers, and is not value for money at all. I've stayed at lots of much better hotels around the UK (and around the world), for cheaper... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

tasteless scrambled eggs from powder, fruit juice from concentrate, luke warm coffee, a medium steak becomes rare by returning it to kitchen. shower in room not working not enough towels, comdiments etc. - what one would be satisfied with at a 2-3 star hotel

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