We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Chambercombe Manor

Chambercombe Lane, Ilfracombe EX34 9RJ, England
+44 1271 862624
Review Highlights
amazing guide Roz

what a truly delightful place, so interesting and the staff wonderful, well worth a visit our guide... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
paul d
Chichester, United Kingdom
Not to be missed- fantastic

Cannot recommend highly enough, best day for a long time. House was fascinating and the guide was... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Maureen P
Read all 297 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“guided tour” (65 reviews)
“ghost stories” (26 reviews)
“tea room” (31 reviews)
Chambercombe Lane, Ilfracombe EX34 9RJ, England
+44 1271 862624
Write a ReviewReviews (297)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

41 - 50 of 293 reviews

Reviewed 3 May 2017

what a truly delightful place, so interesting and the staff wonderful, well worth a visit our guide Roz knew everything about the manor and you could tell she had a real passion for it, mesmerising please visit.

1  Thank paul d
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Cannot recommend highly enough, best day for a long time. House was fascinating and the guide was so knowledgeable and informative. Would recommend taking a guided tour rather than on your own. Lovely garden and setting and very nice tearoom and gift shop. Thought it...More

1  Thank Maureen P
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Didn't know whether to walk around the house ourselves or have the guided tour.We opted for the tour and so glad we did.Very informative guide which made for a great experience,would have been perfect if she wore a hooded cloak.Gardens very disappointing though.

2  Thank liverlover-49
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We decided on a non tour guide and just wandered room to room admiring the historic details.In each room was printed documents giving the history of that room and ghost stories related.The house has an atmosphere which I felt in more than one room. The...More

1  Thank oysterman2010
Reviewed 13 April 2017

we went on the 11th of April this year it was their first day of the season if you like history and ghost stories you must make a point of going to Chambercombe Manor they have guided tours which we found was quite reasonable as...More

1  Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 5 January 2017

15 of us rented the cottages for new year and had a fabulous time. we had a guided tour of the Manor house on our arrival and then spent the next four days using it as a base for walking. the cottages are well equipped...More

1  Thank Sue3055
Reviewed 11 November 2016

This is a must for history lovers and ghost busters. We had a day out at Chambercome and found it fascinating the staff are lovely and also knowledgeable and have a real love for the place. We found the guided tour given so interesting and...More

1  Thank Gary B
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Chambercombe Manor has a fascinating history spanning centuries. The guided tour offers really interesting insights, although the over-emphasis on it being a "haunted house" is disappointing, the place doesn't need that to sell itself. I would say however not to rely on the website for...More

2  Thank LadyAshton
Reviewed 30 October 2016

A good place to visit if you fancy a relaxed potter but we didn't see any ghosts at the haunted manor! The staff are friendly and encourage you to take your time wandering through the house which was interesting. We enjoyed coffee and cake in...More

Thank SimonxMel
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We stayed at the manor for a family celebration. The cottage we stayed in was the Courtyard cottage. It had its own entrance and parking for two cars outside the gate and one car inside in the courtyard itself. The courtyard itself is a small...More

1  Thank Gillian D
Nearby HotelsSee all 20 hotels in Ilfracombe
Varley House
449 reviews
.52 km away
Marine Court Hotel
394 reviews
.77 km away
The Royal Britannia
352 reviews
1.36 km away
Crescent House Hotel
79 reviews
1.49 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Hele Bay Pub
295 reviews
.87 km away
Lynbay Fish and Chips
814 reviews
1.33 km away
Adele's Cafe
328 reviews
1.37 km away
The Quay Restaurant
726 reviews
1.29 km away
Nearby Attractions
Xtreme Coasteering
79 reviews
.43 km away
Hele Corn Mill & Tea Room
498 reviews
.72 km away
Ilfracombe Harbour
790 reviews
1.34 km away
St Nicholas Chapel
198 reviews
1.30 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
18 June 2016|
Response from littlemisswighty | Reviewed this property |
The manor itself probably not sorry