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The Olive Branch

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Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Fancied a short break to Ilfracombe, so booked this B&B as it was right in the heart of the town and a short stroll to the harbour. Well, what can I say such a lovely place. Spotlessly clean, lovely large bedroom with awesome views out to sea... Even had a jacuzzi bath tub, which we took full advantage of :)...

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Delightful b and b near to the harbour. Great double room with separate roll top bath in adjoining private bathroom. Charming hosts. Brilliant breakfast. Just a couple of comments to be aware of...not negative but just good to know....parking is down the road but you can hoover outside and dump bags. I was in room 1 and it was quite...

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Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

We recently enjoyed a very relaxing two night stay at this luxury B&B whilst visiting Ilfracombe for a friend's wedding at the stunning Tunnels Beaches. My fiancé chose to book here over the multitude of other places due to the great reviews and pictures of the rooms, we were not disappointed. The owners were so friendly and welcoming offering up...

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Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

Lovely, clean twin room at the very top of the building. Imaginative use of space and incorporation of original features with modern fixtures. Clear views of the harbour and chapel through both windows. Excellent choice of quality foods for breakfast and all facilitated by friendly helpful hosts. What more could you ask?! Will recommend to family and friends.

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Magor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 July 2015

What a delightful place to spend a weekend break. The room had a marvellous view, the room was spacious and comfortable, and the bathroom clean and well appointed. The breakfast menu was varied and delicious, i recommend the eggs Benedict! Carole and Paul were perfect hosts, very accommodating and very friendly.

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Orpington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2015

I stayed here for one night before and after my 4 day visit to Lundy island. Full of character the owners were very welcoming and the 2rooms I occupied were comfortable, clean and one even had a wet room. The breakfast room is one of the nicest ive been in. Modern but very well appointed and the breakfast was excellent....

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Bere Regis, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 July 2015

My husband and I stayed at this delightful bed and breakfast for nine days. If you want opulance, attention to detail and being looked after this is the place to stay in Ilfracombe.. My husband and I have the most delightful thatched cottage in Dorset and hence anywhere we stay has a lot to live up to - this was...

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Thank Janice D
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights this week and I have to say it tops any other hotel stay I've had. Nothing seems to be a problem for the couple that run this place. They are both so friendly. It really was like a home from home. I stayed in room 4 which is the single room. It had everything I...

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Thank Ross-g-1990
Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 June 2015

After reading several reviews of where to stay in Ilfracombe we chose 'The Olive Branch'. Almost all of the comments were good and seemed genuine. On that basis we booked for seven nights. We were not disappointed. The hosts, Carol and Paul were so nice and welcoming and nothing was too much trouble. It's a Grade Two listed Georgian building...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 June 2015

We stayed for a couple of nights. Very comfortable, lovely views from the bedrooms, friendly owners & good breakfast. Wouold def recommend staying here - only down side is no parking nearby and its on a steep hill and there are lots of stairs in the place so you need to be pretty able!

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Additional Information about The Olive Branch

Address: 56 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9DJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Price Range: $129 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Olive Branch 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Go for the large superior.”
garyo385, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view of the harbour”
58jos1957, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room 5 and it is superb”
H687NBbrianp, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 at top floor has a view of the harbour.”
stabreim, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 was fantastic”
Daviesgd, 17 Jun 2016 | Read review
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