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    The Olive Branch

    56 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9DJ, England
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    • Excellent86%
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    “olive room” (10 reviews)
    “top floor” (19 reviews)
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    Reviewed 24 July 2017

    We had an amazing 1 night stay to celebrate our silver wedding anniversary. Everything was perfect.... warm welcome on arrival, beautiful clean, spacious,seaview room, dinner in the restaurant was superb and an amazing breakfast before we left. All staff very friendly and helpful. We would...More

    Thank alis0nw00d
    Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

    We had a lovely 3 night stay last week at The Olive Branch. Everything was superb from the generous breakfast, to the clean and spacious room, to the friendly hosts. It's in a great location nearby to everything in the town and the views from...More

    2  Thank Laurasantry
    Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

    Returned from a 3 night stay, we stayed in room 5, very nice large room with nice view over the sea. The staff are extremely helpful & nice, next door is a very good restaurant ( Michelin recommended) attached to the B&B, again we couldn't...More

    1  Thank bluehunber
    Reviewed 28 June 2017

    This is a very good B & B the only down side I found was it was very difficult to park anywhere near meaning you have to carry your luggage up a very steep slope, if you are not travelling by car the location is...More

    1  Thank Peter P
    Reviewed 16 June 2017

    Hotel very clean and room had tasty décor. We were on the top floor and had good views of harbour and sea. Hotel conveniently sited near shops and harbour on a steep street. We had a very good breakfast with lots of choice. There is...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • USD 101 - USD 130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • England >
    • Devon >
    • Ilfracombe
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    • The Olive Branch Ilfracombe, Devon
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    Room & Suite (38)
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    Roy F
    1 April 2016|
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    Response from paul c | Property representative |
    Hi Roy, parking is available at the bottom of Fore Street, 2 min away, the cost is £3.10p per 24hr, Fore Street being the oldest Street in Ilfracombe is narrow but you can pull up outside and drop your luggage off. Hope this... More
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    Christine S
    4 December 2015|
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    24 April 2015|
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