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Coventry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed at Varley House the night before my trip to Lundy Island. Varley House will take care of your car during your stay on Lundy and its just a short walk to the boat in the morning. I stayed in the single room which was cosy and comfortable with its own power shower, lovely toiletries and big soft fluffy... More 

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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A very warm welcome from Rod at the end of a long drive down for a family wedding. We had a quick drink in the bar Rod gave us some good local advice re eateries for later (he was spot on). The room was clean and nicely presented (chocolates on the pillow were a nice touch) The breakfasts were to... More 

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

Varley House is an excellent place to stay while visiting Ilfracombe. Very clean and comfortable, with very friendly and helpful staff. A great breakfast, and a very pleasant experience overall. We would stay there again!

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varley13, Owner at Varley House, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice comments about us and Varley house. It was good to meet you and if ever you are back in the area again we would love to meet you again More 

Bedford
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Wanted to break a trip to St. Ives and down to the great reviews on tripadvisor we chose Varley House. We were staying two nights. I found Ron went out of his way to insure we had a great stay. The hotel is situated slightly out of town an enjoyable 10 minute walk gets you there with ease (maybe the... More 

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varley13, Owner at Varley House, responded to this review

Thank you for the glowing review on Varley House. it was good to meet you both and glad that we were able to help make your 2 day stay enjoyable More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed at this Hotel during August and found it to be in a nice quiet location and only a short walk to the harbour. Our room was on the 1st floor, spacious with very good en suite which is equipped with many accessories that you may need, all this came with a panoramic glorious sea view from the bedroom. I... More 

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varley13, Owner at Varley House, responded to this review

Thank you for all the lovely comments that you have made about us and Varley House. It was good to meet you, and if ever you come back to Ilfracombe again we would love to see you More 

Orange County, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Rod was so great! We were greeted with a very warm welcome... Seemed he had gone out of his way to meet our needs. My daughter was a last minute add on to our party and Rod was more than accommodating. Room was perfect, comfy beds, super shower, lovely views.. Fabulous food!!! We will be back and plan to spread... More 

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varley13, Owner at Varley House, responded to this review

Thank you for your glowing comments on Varley House. it was great to meet you all on your visit over from the USA, and glad we were able to help in some small way More 

Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If we come back to Ilfracombe we'll always head to Varley House first, no point checking anywhere else out as far as we're concerned. Perfectly polite and flexible owners (who waited up for us on the first night as we were very very late), ok so the decor is dated but it is clean and tidy, and the bathrooms have... More 

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varley13, Owner at Varley House, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice comments that you have made about both us and Varley House. It was good to meet you both, and we are glad that we were able to help you enjoy your brief stay More 

Harrogate, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being a retuning local I wanted I have a good idea of where to stay so you don't get caught up in traffic or the noise of other people's fun. Varley is on the Chambercombe or Hele side of town in a residential area albeit the houses are large Victorian. It's quiet with easy access to Combe Martin and Exmoor... More 

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Thank you for the lovely review on Varley House. It was good to meet you all for your stay, and we were able to help in your reminiscences More 

Solihull
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second visit, but this time we took our 7 year old granddaughter. We stayed in the family room, which was spotless and comfortable, superb tea/coffee making facilities of quality as well as biscuits. Great choices for breakfast, you won't go hungry. They are presented well and cooked to perfection. You can use a shared lounge, which holds... More 

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varley13, Owner at Varley House, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely comments that you have made about us and Varley House. it was nice to meet you again, and your gran-daughter, and hopefully we will see you again More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night too break the journey home from St Ives, we received a nice welcome from the owner (Rod) who showed us around and helped with our bags. Bedroom had a great sea view, the bathroom was very large, the bed comfy, everything was clean and in good repair, we never stayed for breakfast as we had... More 

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varley13, Owner at Varley House, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely comments about us and Varley House. it was good to meet you both and glad that we were able to help on your slow return from Cornwall More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Varley House was built at the turn of the 20th Century for Officers recuperating from the Boer War. Hence we have grand rooms with high ceilings which make your stay even more pleasant than you expected. We have a spacious lounge where you can sit and chat, play games, or just read whilst enjoying a drink purchased from our bar.This is a nice quiet establishment ideally suited for the coastal path for walkers, opposite Hillsborough Nature reserve, and a good stopping point for those wanting to travel to Lundy island. Also all of our rooms have a stunning view of our local scenery. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Varley House

Address: 13 Chambercombe Park Terrace, Ilfracombe EX34 9QW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Price Range: $82 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Varley House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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Varley House Ilfracombe, Devon
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