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Avalon Guest House

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average26%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Aug 20, 2015
“In need of renovation”
Jul 31, 2015
“Great location, shower could be better”
Non-Smoking Hotel
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed August 20, 2015

This is a typical english guesthouse in desperate need of renovation of the rooms, wallpaper hanging down, stained carpets and furniture from last century... the owners are very nice and helpfull people, the breakfast very good and homecooked and if you are looking for a...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2015

Great location, on walking distance from the town centre, the tunnel beaches and the cliffs. Ideal place to stay if you enjoy drinking something at a terrace, swimming and walking at the seaside. The owners were friendly and attentive. It cost some time to figure...More

Thank Willine
Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

A hotel in an ideal location in the centre of Ilfracombe. It's very well run and the owners delightful. The building is old but maintained and very clean, it did not have the soul ripped out by installing lifts :). My room was an airy...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2015

Delightful couple and very helpful providing excellent early breakfasts and huge packed lunches. Superb sea view, right across to the Welsh coast. Very good for the town centre and harbour in this charming town.

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Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Lovely sea view from our top of the house room, but the bed is very old and like me tired, I am able to feel the springs, so a very uncomfortable night! But the price is very reasonable, and lots of nice touches in the...More

Thank Helen D
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United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
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Avalon Guest House Ilfracombe, Devon
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"Book only ocean view rooms and not the room on topp floor. (smaller)"
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"Not top floor"
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"Seaside rooms are great. No. 2 has plenty of the quirkiness we mention above but it's comfy/cozy with..."
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"If you find stairs tricky, mention this on booking or phone them in advance. The ground floor room only..."
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