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The Royal Britannia

The Harbour Broad Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9EE, England
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  • 3 star hotel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Good food, good beer, good service
Called in over christmas period a couple of times for food, all... more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I got a great winter deal for dinner, bed and breakfast with a glass of wine. It is an old hotel and inn, with royal connections through Edward VII, and a history of Lord Nelson and Lady Hamilton. It is in the process of being refurbished, so there is scaffolding outside, but of course it does have to be done...

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Hereford
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in over christmas period a couple of times for food, all was good from service through to food . Did not stay so cannot comment on accommodation but the pub had a dog friendly bar area as well as an adjacent seating area with no dogs allowed. Overall, good pub grub with decent beer.

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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here the day before new year. Staff were great, the location is fab, rooms lovely and clean too. We had a family room with a dog and the room was massive and warm. Staff couldn't do enough for us! Thanks

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Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

Excellent service day and night, fantastic location, boat trips from the harbour, peaceful & picturesque, fantastic award winning beaches nearby , alternative bars and restaurants within walking distance highly recommended in our opinion

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1Thank Mark T
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 26, 2016

Nothing much to look at from the outside. But like many older places it is fabulous inside. We had the best view of all, looking straight into the harbour from the well appointed bay window. The room is beautifully decorated. The bath...ahhhhh! The staff went out of their way to accommodate us. Thank you. We will be back......

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1Thank KathyvanZyl
Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

I stayed for a weekend at this hotel. We had a basic family room which was very tired, the floors creaked, which means everyone was woken up at night when someone used the bathroom. The place was very run down, and you could smell the attached Asian Restaurant. When we booked we checked that they accepted dogs, which their website...

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 23, 2016

The hotel is perfectly positioned in ilfracombe harbour and a very good central point from which to explore ilfracombe. The room we stayed in was tiny and in my opinion very dated. The hotel could do with an update to make it more spacious and welcoming. Food and drink were good and the staff were friendly helpful and accomodating. Ask...

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1Thank chuck1901
Oxfordshire, England
Reviewed October 11, 2016

An overnight stay before catching the morning boat to Lundy Island so location was the deciding factor. No car park but parking in the quayside car park was convenient. We had booked a standard room which gave us a bit of extra room. The bed was comfortable and given the price it was good value for money.

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Whitefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Great location with the lovely sound of the sea when you wake up, get a room with a view worth it Rooms are tired and need modernaisation, shower ok Close to all bars and restaurants Toilet smelt a bit, problem with drains I reckon not too bad tho Bar staff evenings a good laugh!

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
Reviewed September 28, 2016

We visit here this hotel many times and its always great to see the staff and owners who look after Now the summer is coming to an end its prefect for us The Britannia offers good food and affordable drink prices so we tend to stay here The harbour has lots of food and drink places to go to so...

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel sits on the Harbourside and we have a waterside seating area two restaurants Carvery on Sundays and two bars open from 8.30am until late. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Royal Britannia

Address: The Harbour Broad Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9EE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Price Range: $59 - $92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Royal Britannia 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
The Royal Britannia Hotel Ilfracombe
The Royal Britannia Ilfracombe, Devon
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#2 On the Beach Hotel in Ilfracombe
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“Room with a view. Costs a little more, but why else are we here?”
 of 5 bubbles KathyvanZyl, Oct 26, 2016 | Read review
“book harbour view room”
 of 5 bubbles janicew678, Sep 28, 2016 | Read review
“The six rooms overlooking the harbor absolutely fabulous”
 of 5 bubbles 238jeant, Sep 15, 2016 | Read review
“over looking the harbour”
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 of 5 bubbles Pompeyeats, Aug 30, 2016 | Read review
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