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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We spent an afternoon in Ilfracombe and decided to stop off at The Royal Brittania for a couple of hours. They have a beer here called Butcombe Gold.. Its deliciously refreshing and very moreish. Highly recommended.

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Thank Dan B
Bristol, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Whilst on holiday we visited this pub, My husband and i both ordered starters and mains which you are required to pay for upfront. after a short wait the waitress/ cheif brought out our main courses. We questioned this as we had had ordered starters. The waitress said that she hadnt been told that we wanted our starters first!?. she... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dated dirty room windows can't see the sea for dirty Windows . Window broken glass on inside ledge window wedged open with two pieces of wood. Desperately needs updating . 1 Star Rated Disappointing as this was a surprise break from my wife. Parking none public parking on the key 800 yards away long term £12.00 for 4 Days .

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

September 2016 .Have just returned home after spending five nights in this hotel. We were in one of the top floor rooms overlooking the beach and harbour and for us this could not have been better situated.we arrived not without some trepidation after reading some reviews but I think these people must like modern hotels with uniform lines and bland... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

wonderfull hotel great staff, breakfast was the best, we had our first week of honeymoon here and now wish we had booked two weeks, beautifull location loads to do in illfracombe plenty to see, will be goin back next yr and hopefully get the same room, thanks to all staff we loved our stay with you, lyn n mark,

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with three friends in June 2016 and we loved the place would definitely come back great view of the harbour and bathroom was good standard. The room was hot as it was summer and we were on the top floor but a fan was provided in the room and the windows were open witch helped to cool... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing was up to expectations . Unfriendly , messy, dirty, total lack of class in view of using Royal in the name. Booking.com should have a minimum quality level on their hotels. It is unbelievable how anyone could rate this with 5 stars without being asked or faked.

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Colchester, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a gorgeous location for a pub, and the staff on the three occasions I have been there have been very polite. My only reason for the low score is that we sat outside and the staff appear to ignore that area. Sticky tables, beer bottles and glasses being moved from table to table as new punters sit down;... More 

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Thank Debs M
Nottingham
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for carvery lunch on the Sunday. What a massive disappointment. Paid for two carveries on going to get our food we had to wait for Yorkshire puddings to be topped back up. Roast pork undercooked. And then to top it off Most of the vegetables had finished But they continued to sell the carveries in the bar without... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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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: $63 - $112 (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
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Ilfracombe
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