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Reviewed 6 September 2014

Steve made us feel incredibly welcome as soon as we arrived and gave us so much information on Woolacoombe. Room was very modern, clean and bright and as requested we had the King Size room with sea view (well worth the extra £10).There was a really wide selection for breakfast and Steve and Shirley made us feel right as home....

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stevewain, Owner at Surf View Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Nikki for your review, so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. Sorry that your boyfriend found the shower a bit of a squeeze, it is a standard sized one, but as you say, he is a big lad :-)

Reviewed 4 September 2014

My boyfriend and I found surf veiw the ideal place for our first holiday together. Booking our room and following the directions was made very simple by Steve - which meant our weekend was relaxing and fun. We recieved a very warm welcome on arrival and were pleasantly surprised by the fifteen minute walk to the beach! Our room had...

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stevewain, Owner at Surf View Guest House, responded to this review

So pleased to read your review. It was our pleasure, hope to see you in the future and thank you for recommending your friends to Surf View.

Leatherhead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Being a 17 and 18 year old couple, it was important to feel comforted and welcomed on our first holiday together. As soon as we stepped in the door, Steve made us feel right at home. He made everything very clear as soon as we arrived but told us it was a home away from home and to ask him...

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stevewain, Owner at Surf View Guest House, responded to this review

So pleased that we were instrumental in making your first holiday together a success, one to remember I hope. Looking forward to seeing you again, hopefully next year.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Surf View, ably run by Steve and Shirley, is a highly clean and lovely guest house, with a beautiful view, to stay. You'll find all the basic amenities and the couple's warm hospitality was in abundance. The location is great too, a beautiful short walk away is the Woolacombe beach. There's a riding stable around the corner too. Several eating...

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stevewain, Owner at Surf View Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, always appreciated.Pleased to read that everything was to your liking and we look forward to seeing you again,

UK
Reviewed 31 August 2014

We stayed here for three nights prior to our family arriving in separate accommodation in Woolacombe.We were made very welcome by Steve and Shirley who run a very lovely guesthouse.Spotlessly clean with a lovely setting and views over Woolacombe.All you need is available here including sitting areas,BBQ,drying room for wetsuits and a fridge in the Room.Breakfast plentiful and fresh.Nothing was...

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stevewain, Owner at Surf View Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments, always welcome. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2014

We recently stayed at Surf View for a short break. The guest house is very welcoming and is decorated to the highest standard, the attention to detail is second to none. Steve and Shirley made us both feel very welcome, as if we had known them for a long time. Surf View is situated in an excellent position overlooking both...

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stevewain, Owner at Surf View Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Adrian & Bernie for a fantastic review. So glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you appreciated the choices on the breakfast menu. Looking forward to welcoming you next year.

Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2014

Myself, wife and young daughter (2 years old) stayed over August Bank Holiday weekend. From the first seconds on arriving til leaving on Monday Steve and Shirley the owners were brilliant. Steve came out to warmly meet us and show us to our family room. The room was spotless and well equipped with everything we needed- me and the wife...

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stevewain, Owner at Surf View Guest House, responded to this review

What a lovely review, thank you so much. Pleased that you were impressed with our offerings and we look forward to welcoming you back again next August Bank Holiday.

Hawarden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2014

Stayed at Surf View with my two sons for three nights. Steve and Shirley were so welcoming as per usual and very accommodating even with a number of changes i made to the booking at late notice. The choice and quality of breakfast was fantastic and the rooms where extremely clean. You cannot beat the location - 5 mins from...

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stevewain, Owner at Surf View Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks for the review, glad you think that we are keeping up the standards. Looking forward to seeing you again next year.

Reviewed 24 August 2014

Recently spent part of our holiday in woolacombe and stayed at surf view and couldn't praise it enough, such friendly people that couldn't do enough for you, amazing views and even better breakfasts, all for an incredibly reasonable price! Will definitely be back! Chris and Leah

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stevewain, Owner at Surf View Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, always appreciated. Looking forward to seeing again at Surf View.

Upper Penn, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2014

Having recently stayed at Surf View i felt compelled to leave a review as it was an absolutely wonderful experience, Steve and Shirley are excellent making you feel at home as soon as you walk through the door. The room was fantastic, spotlessly clean we really felt we were the first to have stayed in it even tho we didn't...

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stevewain, Owner at Surf View Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Stephen (with a ph :-) for such a nice review. Glad to hear that you enjoyed the "Surf View experience" and that you enjoyed the "main event " breakfast :-). We look forward to your next visit.

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surf View Guest House is family-run and situated in a lovely location overlooking Woolacombe's award-winning Blue Flag Beach with views across to Lundy Island. Just a 12 to 14 min walk through to the village and main beach. Why not visit our facebook page for further details. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Surf View Guest House

Address: Beach Road, Woolacombe EX34 7AE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Woolacombe
Price Range: $111 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Surf View Guest House Woolacombe, Devon
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