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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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Colchester, England, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I booked this last minute as I had a meeting in Porthcawl and after looking on the website I was hoping they would have a room last minute and they did! I got the 'King Room' on the top floor which was amazing. it has a free standing bath in the room plus a very well finished en suite shower... More 

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Solihull, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

My wife and I had a wedding to attend in Porthcawl and looking at the hotel accommodation it was limited to say the least so we looked at Guest Houses as an alternative. Using Trip Advisor we got the final selection down to three and decided on the Olivia House. The best room was available, the Balcony Suite, so we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Fabulous themed roomed The French Room with lots attention to detail. Quirky touches. Very welcoming entrance hall and sitting room again furnished to very high standard. No trouble parking up for the weekend just outside. Lovely roll top bath and toiletries and robes provided. Amazing breakfast until mid day (heaven!) in local coffee house. Cappuccino to die for. Nothing too... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Stayed at the hotel recently, can only say how much better it is than all the other options in the area. The restaurant was fantastic also, wide choice of food. The staff at both hotel and restaurant were very helpful. They gave my wife and I excellent advice on walking routes and activities to do in the local area.

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