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The Imperial Hotel

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Pontefract, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Everything is top rate, food, staff, refurbished room, and not charging for the car park as most other hotels do. Very close to the town, shops,bars and cafes and the pannier market, The coast is only a short ride away.

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Southern Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel once again proved to be a good choice. The attention to detail is very obvious in all areas and especially the dining room. There is an abundance of staff, all very well trained and presented. The food is of a high quality and very well cooked, served and presented. The River Court rooms where we stayed have been... More 

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Enjoyed the accommodation and facilities as much as previous visits, Were able to select the room we wanted, standard but excellent size. The staff are always friendly, concerned and eager to be of help. We felt secure and relaxed throughout a much needed break after a spat of ill health. We hope to visit again in the not too distant... More 

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Evesham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotel was lovely.Staff were excellent, very attentive but not in an obtrusive manner.Food of a high standard,and plentiful. Decoration and furnishings in public areas are of a high quality,very comfortable. Our room overlooking the town was very comfortable especially the beds,and again the furnishings of a high quality.Bathroom seemed to be brand new,only negative was that the bath was very... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

First impressions of the hotel are that it is very elegant and clean as you would expect. It is obviously aimed at a slightly older target market with the decoration very traditional. A lot of gold and red carpets. The staff are incredibly friendly and efficient and couldn't do enough to help. I stayed on a Monday night late in... More 

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England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had three very comfortable nights st the Imperial Hotel. Very comfy bed, river view, spotlessly clean plus a delicious breakfast. The staff couldn't have been more helpful. Very 'old fashioned' but with a charm that was delightful.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a lovely hotel with friendly and helpful staff. The facilities are first rate with a high standard of food and service in the restaurant. I would recommend this hotel unreservedly. If we travel to this area again I would have no hesitation in booking again.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Love staying at The Imperial wonderful hotel, lovely rooms, excellent staff. Great location for all of North Devon's beautiful places to visit. The pack lunch deal they have at the moment pure genius as the journey home took 6 hours instead of under 3 so was so handy when we were finally able to stop. Thank you for looking after... More 

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BrendHotels, Front of House Manager at The Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of The Imperial Hotel and I am delighted that you feel The Imperial provides you with a wonderful place to stay in your 'home from home' town of Barnstaple. It was a pleasure looking after you while you were with us. Your score of 5 out of 5 for our accommodation, 'excellent staff' and location... More 

Cannock
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have stayed all around the country, and a lot around the USA and Europe . I must say this is a well run, very clean, hotel. In most hotels there is a shortage of staff , not here, and they are extremely pleasant . Very good, Melvin and Marion

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BrendHotels, Front of House Manager at The Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review of The Imperial Hotel and awarding us top marks with 5 out of 5!. Your feedback about The Imperial being 'well run and very clean' compared to other hotels the country, Europe and the USA are great to read. Comments such as these will be greatly appreciated by all the hardworking staff and your... More 

Yeovil, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

this was a last minute decision to visit the imperial and we invited two very good friends to join us for their first time.they were very impressed not only with the cleanliness everywhere but the choice of food at dinner. we have just returned from a cruise and the attention to detail was so much better at the imperial .we... More 

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BrendHotels, Front of House Manager at The Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for posting a review of The Imperial Hotel following your recent last minute stay with us. Your repeat business and recommendation to friends, including those that joined you on this occasion, is very much appreciated. Your positive feedback regarding our cleanliness, food and attention to detail are great to read also and your review will be... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The elegant Imperial Hotel, Barnstaple, North Devon, is part of the prestigious Brend chain of West Country hotels. Overlooking the River Taw at the heart of the market town of Barnstaple, this exceptional four-star hotel combines old-style charm with the highest standards of comfort and service. Whether you're looking for a family holiday or a peaceful break, the Imperial is the place for superb service. The hotel is also a popular venue for conferences, banquets and weddings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Imperial Hotel

Address: Taw Vale Parade, Barnstaple EX32 8NB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Barnstaple
Price Range: $129 - $236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Imperial Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 63
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The Imperial Hotel Barnstaple, Devon
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