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Dorchester Guest House

0.9 km from Ilfracombe centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
59 St. Brannocks Road, Ilfracombe EX34 8EQ, England
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    All reviews mini bar fresh milk b b stocked fridge home made marmalade highly recommend this guest house lemon marmalade premier room lovely guesthouse little extras breakfast was delicious our room was spotlessly clean bed and pillows selection of dvds large shower biscuits stayed for nights definitely stay here again great place to stay tea coffee
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The room was perfect for what we needed and exactly as described. Clean and comfortable, with all necessary facilities. The was was friendly and welcoming, and the breakfast included was brilliant. Highly recommend!

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Myself, my boyfriend and his father were staying for one night in Ilfracoombe and we couldn't have come across a better place to stay for the night. We arrived from a 3 hour journey to a very warm welcome and a beautiful guesthouse. Our room...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    My wife and I have just returned from a two night stay at this delightful guesthouse. Everything about our experience was excellent. The room we had was beautifully decorated and very clean. The fridge in the room was well stocked with beers, wines and soft...More

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    Reviewed 28 October 2016

    Following research I happened across "The Dorchester" liked the reviews ,& booked a two night stay.We hit the Jackpot ,the Dorchester was a real gem. Close to town centre ,Bus stop on door step ( if required) .Ideal for exploring the town & surrounding area.We...More

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    Reviewed 21 October 2016

    Stayed for four days wish it could have been longer. Everything was perfect from start to finish thanks to Julienne`s fine attention to detail. It is without a doubt the best Guest House/ Hotel we have ever stayed at.

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    Response from Dorchester_2011, Owner at Dorchester Guest House

    Thank you for your great review. It was a joy to have you stay with us and we look forward to hopefully seeing you again. Thank you also for the flower information!!

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    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    MJ-from-London
    Hello, Is there a way of getting to the Guest House via a public transport please?
    2 January 2017|
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    Response from Dorchester_2011 | Property representative |
    Hello Yes you could get a train from either Waterloo or Paddington to Barnstaple and then the number 21 bus will stop outside of our guest house or there is a taxi rank at the station. Otherwise the National Express coach... More
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    haniabaker
    Hello, Do you offer full English breakfast?
    25 September 2016|
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    Response from Dorchester_2011 | Property representative |
    Hello. Yes we do. Our ingredients are locally sourced where possible and cooked to order. Please let us know of any special dietary requirements on booking. Thank you
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    Room Tips
    "All rooms are spotless"
    fatboytony, 5 months agoRead review
    "Room 5 had a super king size bed and large shower in the en-suite."
    Jennie C, 6 months agoRead review
    "Room 5 front bay window. Large room and bathroom kingsize bed."
    494Jenny, 6 months agoRead review
    "We stayed in Room 5 at the front. There was little noise from the traffic and the windows opened..."
    _cjanetaylor, 7 months agoRead review
    "Room 5 is large bay window with king size bed, so is room 1, room 4 is two singles all have lovely en suites"
    lynda29102016, 7 months agoRead review
    "Although there are stairs, people with limited mobility (not wheelchair) can cope with them as there are..."
    barbara p, 8 months agoRead review
    "All rooms are quite due to location on a hillside ."
    William T, 10 months agoRead review
    "We was in room No1 situated at the back overlooking the garden terrace . Brother and his wife had No5 at the..."
    philandjan2013, 11 months agoRead review
    "All rooms are lovely"
    pamela114, over a year agoRead review
    "SuperKing Bed...a must have."
    Phil B, over a year agoRead review
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