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Olivia House

Certificate of Excellence
44, Esplanade Avenue, Porthcawl CF36 3YU, Wales
Olivia House
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for a Friday and Saturday night. Last minute additions and alterations to our stay were quickly and kindly accommodated. There was a warm welcome and clear explanations of how things worked and where we could go. A lovely and helpful hostess made this place a real find. Full of character, clean and with a luxurious fee. Thank... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Pretty room with quirky decor, comfortable bed and lovely bath. Excellent breakfast and very friendly hostess. Everything was very clean and seemed well managed. We only stayed one night but would definitely stay again and recommend to others.

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

My mother and I were visiting family and stayed at Olivia House which was furnished to a very high standard. We stayed in the Gemini Room with en-suite which was at the back of the house and very quiet. It was very clean and comfortable with tea making facilities, plenty of pillows and we had a good nights sleep. Breakfast... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

My friend and I stayed at the Olivia House for 5 nights during a trip to play the south Wales golf courses (Royal Porthcawl being the highlight). Our accommodations were charming, cozy and clean. Even better, however, was Annette's hospitality. Her bubbly personality and "what can I do for you" approach to our stay made it very enjoyable. Her Welsh... More 

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Cardiff, Wales
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We stayed in The Kings room on May 30th as we were attending my friends wedding at the Fairways Hotel close by. The whole process of booking was made easy by Annette and we were able to book into our room at our convenience between the church ceremony and the reception. Annette showed us to our room which was beautiful.... More 

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Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

My husband and I stayed in the Gemini Room in this wonderful house to attend the evening party of a friends wedding at the Grand Pavillion. Super convenient literally across the road. We had a very good nights sleep in the large soft bed with lots of pillows. As a quick stay we didn't need all the facilities but they... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

we booked the angel room,cwtch ,french room, kings room and the balcony room (for our daughter and new son-in-law). we stayed the 28th & 29th May 15 as our daughter was getting married at the pavillion on the 29th. Annette made us all very welcome as soon as we arrived and was very accommodating to my parents who are not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

In desperate need of some tlc and quiet to get away from the builders we chose OH! and we landed on our feet !! My Mum had the Angel Room, I enjoyed the Cwtch Room and my sons the Gemini, all of which had sumptuous furnishings, lovely bathrooms, were spotlessly clean and the beds were super soft and snuggly. There... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

Had a warm welcome from Annette and the Olivia team. Beautiful accommodation, wonderful bed,soft and comfortable. Great sleep in clean crisp bed linen. Spotless bathroom. Little walk to the coffee shop for a lovely Cooked breakfast fab coffee friendly and polite staff. Will be paying a visit in the near future. Many thanks Mark and Sian

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We had a magical stay at the Olivia, the accommodation is excellent and the decor boutique style, warm and cosy. Amenities were also excellent and the guests every need is catered for by the owner. Breakfast in the OH cafe near bye also a treat, nice to freshen up before you eat with a short walk along the promenade.

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