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Olivia House

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St. Davids, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed in the King's room which was very atmospheric along with being very comfortable. Annette is very friendly and made us feel very welcome. Breakfast at the nearby bistro was worth the short walk. Would definitely stay longer next time and recommend to friends.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had to make a quick trip down to Porthcawl and where we had stayed previously had retired and other places were full - able to book the"Balcony Suite" at Olivia House and what a treat that was, every little thing was thought of and the breakfast --- well what a treat that was enough to set one up for the... More 

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Thank 544helen
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

So we stayed here at the beginning of August for three nights - the place is simply outstanding its so luxurious and beautifully done the room we had was just stunning and very spacious. It's professional with a personal touch I've been to many top class hotels in my time but few match up to this gem in porthcawl. Porthcawl... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at olivia house in the Kings room, peaceful romantic weekend away to celebrate our first wedding anniversary. The house is amazing and so is the atmosphere.. Huge bed and the wife adored the roll top bath! Breakfast was delicious and Annette was very welcoming and a great host. Will definitely be returning one day! Porthcawl is a beautiful... More 

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Thank Davehal7
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say Annette the proprietor took pity on me during carnival weekend and apologetically offered me a single room which turned out to be so lovely. I had to share a gorgeous bathroom but never saw the other occupants. This guest house is decorated to an unbelievable spec. A sort of rococo meets Louis the fourteenth. ( don't... More 

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Having been let down by the accommodation we had originally booked we booked Olivia House on the recommendation of a local hotel. We were thrilled with the service and the super warm welcome. We felt as if we were special guests rather than paying customers. Nothing was too much trouble for Annette, the proprietor. We stayed in the balcony suite... More 

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Thank Jan S
Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

We were warmly greeted by the owner Annette and immediately felt at home.The house is uniquely furnished and relaxing.Beds are super comfortable and ensured a good nights sleep. Breakfast at the associated coffee shop nearby was superb and again service was very friendly.We also enjoyed Annettes humour and stories ( I think she could write a book).Above the front door... More 

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Winterbourne, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

My wife and MIL and 2 young daughters decided to have a last minute stay and what a find! From initial telephone enquiry the owner, Annette, could not have been more flexible, helpful or friendly. The bed and breakfast has a quality feel and very individual decor to a high standard finish. Stayed in the Angel and Cwtch rooms which... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

Stayed two nights in June whilst working in the area - it rained and rained but this was a comfortable bolt, with lots of quirky features - roll top bath in the bedroom plus shower room, atmospheric decor throughout the property. Good breakfast in the candle lit dining room around the dinning table. Good place to stay and would recommend.

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Thank Howiemail
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Lovely welcome into a beautiful clean house. Room just what we expected clean and enough space. The hostess so very friendly. Will be visiting again without doubt. Bed was so comfort and shower amazing.

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Amenities

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Olivia House, Porthcawl's only Boutique Bed and Breakfast. Indulge yourself in the splendor of our magnificent surrounds and awaken to our fantastic, locally sourced full Welsh breakfast ... more   less 

Additional Information about Olivia House

Address: 44 Esplanade Avenue, Porthcawl CF36 3YU, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > South Wales > Vale of Glamorgan > Porthcawl
Price Range: $99 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Olivia House 5*
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Olivia House Porthcawl, Wales
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