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Olivia House

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44, Esplanade Avenue, Porthcawl CF36 3YU, Wales
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Olivia House
Ranked #3 of 19 Porthcawl B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This B&B was the chosen one for a surf weekend with friends. It is really nice and cosy if you are planning to stay a few nights and do surfing in the area. The service is good and the rooms are nice. They are nicely decorated. The bed is really comfy. Breakfast is fantastic with a lot of quality. It... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Olivia House is a lovely period house, in a row of striking balconied villas just off the esplanade. It is handy for the prom, the centre and right next to the theatre. It was easy to find and easy to park. I suspect the rooms have been furnished with the same care and flair as our hosts' own home -... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

A two night stay in a wonderful unique bolt hole B&B in Porthcawl ...Annette and Danielle were the most delightfully eccentric pair of luscious ladies the other side of the Bristol Channel you could ever wish too meet! The room was very clean,peaceful,a comfortable bed & well stocked with teas & coffee. We had a very funny night dining at... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I never expected to find such a beautiful guest house in Porthcawl , but it does exist . The decor is stunning and classy, rooms well appointed and food excellent. Annette will give you the warmest welcome, and make you feel at home instantly! Highly recommend it!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

Olivia Guest House was our option for a surf weekend in Wales. 1st time in Wales and we loved it's perfect for a relaxed weekend away from stressful London! Overall Olivia House was a lovely surprise with eclectic decoration and very comfy environment around it. The owner is a very nice lady but we just saw her twice on arrival... More

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Ammanford, Wales, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Stayed here a few times and every time the experience gets better. The house is delightful and decorated to a very high standard and you have every comfort of home. Annette the owner who is delightful really bends over backwards to help, and nothing is to much trouble for her. The early morning breakfast is by far the best l... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Excellent in all respects - Very welcoming and hospitable. Clean smart rooms. The hotel is a large converted house that is full of character. Breakfast was in the Olivia Restaurant and again this was excellent. There is a lovely outside eating area at the rear of the restaurant which is a real sun trap. My wife and I would recommend... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Comfortable stay, lovely service, well located in Porthcawl - couldn't do enough to help. Strongly recommended B&B. (These extra words are just to fulfil the daft Trip Advisor 200 characters minimum.)

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We stayed at Olivia House for three nights. Annette was a lovely host and made sure we were comfortable, including giving us a late check-in at 11pm, which was good of her. The B&B was very busy, and so we stayed two nights in the King's room and one night in the Balcony Suite. The King's room was quite satisfactory,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Whilst I'm sure it is the best B&B in the area I reluctantly believe it's probably been chasing the final star in its approach to added features rather than perhaps concentrating on some of the basics. It's getting a little scruffy in places. Bigger investments like beds need sorting too. Ours gave us a poor nights sleep. Breakfast pretty good,... More

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Address: 44, Esplanade Avenue, Porthcawl CF36 3YU, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Vale of Glamorgan > Porthcawl
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Olivia House Porthcawl, Wales

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