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The Olive Branch

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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“top floor”(19 reviews)
“fore street”(11 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Warmly greeted by Kevin and shown to our third floor room. View out one window of the ocean and another that conjured up images of Paris. Spotlessly clean and a large tub in which to soothe aching muscles. Hearty breakfast. Ilfracombe is a fascinating town...More

Thank Ralph C
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

We were eating at the restaurant downstairs so decided to book an overnight stay. The room was huge with the largest bed we've ever slept in. Fantastic views across Ilfracombe . It was spotlessly clean and had everything you'd need. Kevin was a brilliant host...More

Thank Scotsbear
Reviewed March 21, 2018

My wife and I stayed for three nights at this lovely B&B which is also the home of Thomas Carr at The Olive Room. Our room was comfortable, clean and well appointed with tea and coffee making facilities and a small fridge. The room is...More

Thank Dave_Bunford
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

At the front door on Fore Street The Olive Branch looks like it will be made up of small flats, tucked away. Upstairs though, the rooms are huge and luxurious: the most comfortable bed I’ve slept in in a while, a jacuzzi bath, a coffee...More

Thank Susie K
Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

Loved the 6 different vegetarian dishes we got served, my favourite was the parsnip soup and the mushroom risotto. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Only downside was the poor selection of ales, only Peroni and Exmoor ales, whilst offering a wine menu 2 pages...More

Thank Frederic C
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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US$88 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$88 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Roy F
March 31, 2016|
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Hi Roy, parking is available at the bottom of Fore Street, 2 min away, the cost is £3.10p per 24hr, Fore Street being the oldest Street in Ilfracombe is narrow but you can pull up outside and drop your luggage off. Hope this... More
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Christine S
December 3, 2015|
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Wendy D
April 23, 2015|
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Room Tips
"Rooms only have a bath but have a mixer tape with a shower head"
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"Rooms at the back of hotel have wonderful views of sea front"
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"Try the restaurant - it's has a Michelin Star"
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"Not good if you have any mobility issues. Nnear the sea front with a slope down to it. But some places to eat..."
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