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Dorchester Guest House

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The Dorchester is a tastefully restored Guest House. We have been accredited with a 4 Star Silver Award and a Breakfast Award. We are a short walk from the historic Tunnels Beaches and seafront. We offer Free Parking and Free Wi-Fi throughout.. Ilfracombe's Town Centre, pretty seafront and harbour and historic Tunnels Beaches are a short walk away. The elegant, stylishly furnished rooms at The Dorchester feature Flat Screen TV, DVD Player, hairdryer, generous hospitality tray and a small fridge stocked daily with fresh milk and a selection of wines, beers and soft drinks. Guests may also make use of free W-Fi and our new Guest Lounge.Breakfasts are freshly prepared using locally sourced produce, and are served daily in the bright and airy dining room. Recently achieved a Breakfast Award from Visit Britain. Fully licensed, there is a range of wines , beers and spirits available.The beautiful Exmoor National Park is 15 minutes drive away, whilst Ilfracombe Golf Club is just 5 minute drive. The pretty harbour, Blue Flag Tunnels Beaches, restaurants and shops are within walking distance. A bus stop directly outside the guest house can take guests to Barnstaple, Bideford and surrounding areas.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Minibar
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Classic
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59Somewhat walkable
Grade: 59 out of 100
95Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
25Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews fresh milk mini bar stocked fridge lovely guesthouse homemade compote bus stop right honesty bar large shower little extras the perfect host dvd player front of the house superior room comfy bed definitely stay here again just returned from a night stay great place to stay
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

Wanting a 2 night break on Devon’s north coast we revisited the Dorchester B&B. We wanted a good base to visit Clovelly as well as Bideford and Bude. We originally stayed 2 years ago for 1 night and decided to book again as we were...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

Lovely relaxed feel and host was very welcoming. The room was great value. Room and en suite were clean and very well presented. Breakfast was very good and served in lovely dining room. Nice quiet setting

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

There is nothing I can say bad about this guest house , it was everything we needed and more fantastic! Breakfast was absolutely lovely and came out on a hot plate ... bed was comfy ... room amenities were great

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

This guest house is kept spotlessly clean and extremely well maintained. We were made very welcome by Julienne and our room was a good size. It was a short walk into town and our only problem was that we couldn't stay longer! The breakfast was...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

Lovely guest house only a short walk from the centre. Lovely host who is very attentive. Mini bar in the room which is great.I would recommend this b and b without any hesitation especially for the price I paid.

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Date of stay: October 2018
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MJ-from-London
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
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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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"White bedcovers, so be careful what you put onto the bed!"
Scribe1305
8 Oct. 2018
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"Very light and bright and spotlessly clean. "
dkidd665347
22 Sep. 2018
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"Not all the rooms are the same size. We have the superior deluxe room and wasn’t disappointed "
sharont515
9 Sep. 2018
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"we had room 1 and it was big and light"
caztrashleigh
23 Aug. 2018
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PRICE RANGE
USD 75 - USD 97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
dorchester guest house hotel ilfracombe
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United KingdomEnglandIlfracombe
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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