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    Dorchester Guest House

    59 St. Brannocks Road, Ilfracombe EX34 8EQ, England
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          Overview
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          • Very good8%
          • Average1%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible1%
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          “mini bar” (21 reviews)
          “fresh milk” (17 reviews)
          “b b” (46 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          4.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 222 reviews

          Reviewed 17 March 2017 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!

          Thank Hannah P
          Reviewed 21 February 2017 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

          Thank Pod84
          Reviewed 20 February 2017 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

          Thank Tony R
          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

          Thank Mary B
          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.

          Thank vince82016
          Response from Dorchester_2011, Owner at Dorchester Guest HouseResponded 2 November 2016

          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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          • Breakfast included
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          • USD 81 - USD 97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 7
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          • England >
          • Devon >
          • Ilfracombe
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          • Dorchester Guest House Ilfracombe, Devon
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          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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          "All rooms are spotless"
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          "Room 5 had a super king size bed and large shower in the en-suite."
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          "Room 5 front bay window. Large room and bathroom kingsize bed."
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          "We stayed in Room 5 at the front. There was little noise from the traffic and the windows opened..."
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