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“Superb base for a lovely family holiday”
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Townhouse -
5 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9
Ilfracombe, Devon, England

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gingersho...
Bristol, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Superb base for a lovely family holiday”
Reviewed June 8, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Stayed here over half term with 4 kids and 4 adults.

Amazing house, beautifully decorated and thoughtfully fitted out.

Great communication before and during the let, with really nice touches like bread and coffee / tea / milk already there.

Highly recommended, we will be back.

Date of stay: June 2016
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Management Response
Jun 9, 2016
Thanks so much for your feedback, we're really glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we'd be happy to welcome you back in the future :)
Caroline
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Holywell, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 10, 2016 for a stay in April 2016

Date of stay: April 2016
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Traveling group: Extended Family
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Apr 11, 2016
Thank you for your feedback, I'm so glad you loved the house as much as we do and that you enjoyed your stay in Ilfracombe.
Thanks Caroline
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sarahsH13...
Corsham, United Kingdom
1 review
“Excellent holiday let”
Reviewed April 7, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

We stayed at Primrose House over the Easter weekend. The house is lovely, decorated very well and very homely. It is very spacious and easily accommodated 6 adults and 2 children aged 12 and 10.
The house makes an excellent base for exploring Devon. A great time was had by all the family and we would definately recommend Primrose House. (My son especially liked the playstation!) Thank you Caroline

Date of stay: March 2016
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Traveling group: Extended Family
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups
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Management Response
Apr 8, 2016
Thank you for your feedback, i'm so glad your group enjoyed their stay at Primrose House and enjoyed all the area has to offer.
Glad your son enjoyed the PS too :)
Thanks Caroline
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Mark S
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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“Even better 2nd time”
Reviewed November 3, 2015 for a stay in October 2015

Second year running at the house and it was just as great as last time. The bath rooms put many expensive hotels to shame. Other friends joined us this year and they were amazed at how good this place is. The games kept the kids occupied when we weren't going karting, quad biking or down to the beach and there are lots of good walks to take the dogs on. We are already planning to come back next year!

Date of stay: October 2015
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Management Response
Nov 4, 2015
Mark, I'm so pleased to hear that all your party enjoyed their stay in Primrose House and enjoyed all that the area has to offer.
We would be happy to welcome you back again in the future :) Caroline
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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 18, 2015 for a stay in September 2015

Date of stay: September 2015
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Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Families with young children Large groups
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Management Response
Sep 19, 2015
Thank you for your feedback. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay at Primrose House and enjoyed all the little extras. Caroline
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Phil D
Stafford, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Primrose House -so beautiful”
Reviewed September 2, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Well this beautiful House has everything you need for a family holiday , the views are stunning and perfectly located for beaches,bars and restaurants. You must Visit the Relish restaurant if you get the chance , a real gem !,

Date of stay: August 2015
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Liked best: Just everything
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Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Older travelers Families with young children
Large groups
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Management Response
Sep 2, 2015
I'm so pleased that you are enjoying your stay at Primrose House and all that Ilfracombe/North Devon has to offer visitors.
Thanks for sharing your feedback :) Caroline
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Acjay
Northampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Fantastic house”
Reviewed August 18, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

We've just enjoyed a weeks stay in Primrose House. Huge property with plenty of space for the 8 of us. Fully equipped with everything you need and more. The children loved the games and the dvd collection, our 11 month old had a brillant time in her walker, whizzing round the downstairs space. Lovely views towards the Torrs. We visit ilfracombe every year and have always struggled to find accomodation big enough for 8 but Primrose House ticked all the boxes and is by far the biggest property we have stayed in. I would highly recommend it.

Date of stay: August 2015
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Management Response
Aug 18, 2015
Thanks for your feedback and I'm delighted your family enjoyed their stay and liked the games and DVDs available. Your welcome to stay next time your visiting Ilfracombe . Caroline
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