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Trimstone Manor Country House Hotel

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The decor in our room needed a little updating. We had everything we needed including a bath which I love to have to ease my aching bones! The pillows on the bed were a little flat and worn out. We were a little disappointed that we couldn't have an evening meal the first night, the chief had the night off...

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Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such lovely experience! Beautiful scenery, kind & friendly staff too! The pool was nice & warm to be able to take my 7month Old Son in 😊 close to the beaches & city! Would recommend. Thank you for a great weekend!

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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed at the hotel over a weekend and fell in love with it. Location is jaw-dropping, rooms are fantastic, and the staff are a delight. Perfect for anyone looking to experience all the charms North Devon has to offer.

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QualityControlNDevon, Owner at Trimstone Manor Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Ben. It's been our delight to accommodate you. Thank you very much for leaving a review for the Hotel. We hope that you will enjoy exploring all of North Devon and its beauty on successive visits!

Sidmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Trimstone is a few minutes off the main road down a single track lane - so a quiet retreat. Our kids really enjoyed the games room and the warm swimming pool. We stayed in the Granary which was well decorated and contained all that we needed for our week of self catering. There was ample parking and the staff were...

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Thank Mark R
Weymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Nice setting for a country style hotel. Small double room and the restaurant and bar closed as we were the only guests, decided to go home in stead of staying the night. Pity they did not tell us that we would be only getting a room for the night with no service.

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9Thank Tamacgor
Coventry, England
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We stayed in The Granary and highly recommend it. Very nice mix of "old fashioned" and new and modern. Large rooms, good fittings and furnishings. Swimming pool complex was good as the pool was lovely and warm but the changing rooms were cold and damp. It was the end of the season though. Others in our party stayed in The...

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3Thank Smiffy42
telford
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Stayed here for 3 nights a couple of weeks ago. We only booked a couple of days before, so it was very last minute. The hotel is in a nice location 3 miles from Ilfracombe but can be tricky to find as it is located down a narrow lane. The room was functional but the decor a little dated.The room...

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Chudleigh Knighton
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I booked a last minute 2 night break .We found the staff friendly and welcoming. Our room was clean and spacious. The house and grounds were charming .We had full English breakfast on both days (with perfect poached eggs!) and had a lovely evening meal with the best home made lemon meringue pie. Staff happily uncovered the...

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1Thank Jackie B
Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 September 2016

The setting was beautiful, the room was very comfortable, my only complaint was that the smoke alarm went off twice during the night. Wish I had packed my swimsuit for the indoor pool :( Our little dog was made very welcome.

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Reviewed 5 September 2016

we made our booking in quite short notice for peak season/ tail end of August for a family of 5 - quite a big ask for most hotels but Trimstone manor were more than happy to help accommodate us. After a warm welcome we were taken to 'Arlington' (I think) a lovely spacious room arranged to suit our needs and...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Trimstone Manor a traditional country house offering accommodation. the only one in the greater Ilfracombe area (and only three miles from glorious Woolacombe), is set in 44 acres of landscaped gardens and beautiful North Devon countryside and provides the perfect location for those who want a peaceful and relaxing break. With easy access to the A361 Trimstone is also perfect for those who want to explore North Devon. The fine sandy beaches and rolling surf of Croyde, Woolacombe and Saunton are just a short drive as are the secluded coves and cliff paths around Ilfracombe and Combe Martin. Other attractions include the famous twin villages of Lynton and Lynmouth, Exmoor, the North Devon coastal footpath, Arlington Court for the National Trust's Carriage Collection or the delights of a working sheep dog and falconry demonstration a mile away. Whatever the weather there is always something to do at Trimstone. Nearby we have clay shooting grounds, golf, quad-biking, horse-riding, you-name-it! Guests can use the games room, tennis court, indoor heated swimming pool, gym and sauna, walk in the grounds or simply relax in a quiet spot with a drink and a good book. Concessionary evening rates for Three Star Tyme Restaurant apply for pre-arrival bookings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Trimstone Manor Country House Hotel

Address: Trimstone, Ilfracombe EX34 8NR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Price Range: $127 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Trimstone Manor Country House Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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Trimstone Manor Country Hotel
Trimstone Manor Country House Hotel Ilfracombe, UK - Devon
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#2 Green Hotel in Ilfracombe
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“Recommend the Granary which sleeps 8 comfortably.”
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“Book The Granary Cottage, not the Paddock”
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“Room was really clean”
cgsmithy, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“As a family we stayed in interconnecting rooms...my husbands snoring didn't keep the kids awake!”
dannymccormack, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Lee room was a self contained large room, great for making your own food”
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