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Olivia House

Certificate of Excellence
44, Esplanade Avenue, Porthcawl CF36 3YU, Wales
Olivia House
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We booked to stay here during the Easter weekend as we were visiting family. The night before we left home the hotel called to say our room had been double booked! We had to make arrangements to stay else where

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Rhondda, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed at Olivia's House for my 40th birthday, I cannot find the words to describe how beautiful this place is, the attention to detail of the decor is amazing, as soon as you walk in through the front door there is a warm welcoming ambiance and you really feel as if you have walked into another world. The place is... More 

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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in the French room a few weeks ago after booking a performance in the Theatre which is literally less than 5 mins walk up the road, street parking can be a bit busy but if you are lucky to find a parking space close to Olivia Hse then you are sorted. The house itself is beautiful it’s like home... More 

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South Wales
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our second time at the Olivia and this time we stayed with friends to see Alan Carr whom was at the Pavillion just across the road, its all about location and comfort. The Kings room had our name on it and our friends were next door in the Gemini room ,the Kings being at the front of the... More 

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Colchester, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

I stayed for one night during midweek. My first time of having a trip away alone (was attending a funeral). The owners are friendly and very welcoming. The decor is beautiful. It is comfortable and very clean. I stayed in the 'Gemini Room'. the bed I slept in was comfortable. The bathroom had been recently renovated by the look of... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

We chose Olivia House as it looked unique and beautifully furnished and it certainly was. We stayed in the French room at the top of the house which was cosy and very quiet and relaxing. Had a very good night's sleep in the comfy bed. Really liked the roll top bath in the room. Annette was very welcoming and helpful.... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We wanted a unique B&B to celebrate a special occasion. Olivia House certainly lived up to our expectations, the room (Kings Room) was beautifully furnished with a sumptuous king size bed with a white company bed linen. Enjoyed the breakfast which was 2 minute walk away in the Olivia House coffee shop. All the staff were friendly and welcoming and... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

If you're looking for high quality accommodation within the porthcawl area then look no further than Olivia House. I stayed here for a night and although I arrived late in the evening I was afforded a wonderfully warm welcome.The rooms throughout the house are finished to a wonderfully high standard and when aligned with a lovely host then I can't... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We stayed 1 night in the Kings room. Really comfortable. We were given a warm welcome and although we were not allowed a barbecue in the room we were given an excellent breakfast in the coffee shop a 2 minute walk away. A recommended eatery around the corner is 'A Touch of Class'

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We have just spent New Years at Olivia House and I can't honestly say it was the most wonderful of experiences mainly to do with how incredible this house was. Having seen the photos prior to arrival we were expecting something on the grand scale but when we arrived, were we impressed!! We had booked this out for two days... More 

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