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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Birthday weekend stay in March. I stayed with my partner & 3mnts old kid here. We arrived early so room was not ready but reception did best to accomodate us in 30min. Manager Bertie is very polite and helpfull, we couldn't fit our baby buggy in to breakfast room so he sit us in the lounge where they usually serve...

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1Thank strizenas
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 16 March 2015

I stayed at the hotel for 5 weeks. It was an amazing stay. I was moved around couple of times. Even stay at their flat. Family run hotel, both husband and wife are great. Rooms are very clean and update. I enjoyed the flat better. Reasonable price for longer stay. Excellent breakfast and reasonable price for dinner. Walking distance to...

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1Thank Adesola82
Reviewed 13 March 2015

he was by far the best thing of the hotel, he was extremely well spoken and had the best voice ever. very pleased that he could speak german and Spanish as we are international travellers. Me my wife will definitely visit again sometime soon, tell Erald we are coming for him ......

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1Thank tyler m
Reviewed 16 December 2014 via mobile

Even in the off-season, this property was precisely what I needed to prepare for an interview: quiet, clean, well-maintained, and courteous. I believe this to be a family-run business, and it is one that demonstrates a keen eye for detail. I've been in far less pleasant corporate accommodations for which I've paid substantially more. Within minutes of entering, I was...

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2Thank Caoimhinn
London
Reviewed 14 November 2014

I seem to have had a slightly different experience to other reviewers here. But it may be mostly down to the room I was in, which plainly wasn't the best. First of all the service is great - just as the other reviewers, I was impressed with the way the combined waiter/barman/receptionist/porter/car park attendant (in my case "Freddie") was not...

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1Thank Zhopa
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2014

We stayed here over the Halloween weekend and what a great experience it was. From the moment we checked in to the moment we checked out we received the best service! We had quite a lot of luggage and the lady on reception (really sorry, I didn't get any names) was more than happy to help us carry our bags...

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1Thank JasmineJessica
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2014

We booked a luxury double room ,all very nice but they left extra fold up beds in the room this was not a large room and they took up a lot of space I would of thought as there was only two of us they would have removed them also other items in the way TV in front of the...

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2014

Stopped on business Friday and Saturday night. Single room which was very clean and perfectly adequate with iron/ ironing board/ small fridge/ en suite and TV. Reception and bar manned by 'Ben' who was extremely courteous and explained meal times, facilities etc. Evening meal - Food and drink very good value and very large portions. Comprehensive breakfast buffet. Very pleased...

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Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2014

On a recent trip to Southend used this Hotel, very good room good breakfast,close to town centre,I know the area as i used to live here it's ten minute walk to town.The only problem is the limited parking,when we arrived on a friday night we parked easily,we went out saturday morning and on return found the small car park full.parking...

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2Thank Peter S
Reviewed 19 September 2014

Hotel, staff, food, rooms, location, all as good as you could want, extremely happy with this hotel. The family who run this hotel are very nice people, extremely friendly and accommodating, breakfast is very nice and good value and so are the evening meals

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An 'AA' Rated 4-Star Guest House which combines spacious and comfortable accommodation with a prime location close to Cliffs Pavilion Theatre and Southend's Adventure Island Funfair Park. • 20 en-suite Bedrooms & 6 fully serviced Apartment Suites • Walking distance to High Street, Cliffs Pavilion & Seafront • Free Car Parking • Free Wi-Fi • Free Full English Breakfast • SKY SPORTS in all Rooms & Bar • Fully Licensed Bar & Restaurant • Less than 7 minutes drive from Southend Airport • 1/2 Price Wristbands to Adventure Island Park ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ilfracombe House Hotel

Address: 9-13 Wilson Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1HG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Southend-on-Sea
Price Range: $104 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ilfracombe House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Ilfracombe Hotel Southend On Sea
Ilfracombe House Hotel Southend-On-Sea, Essex
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