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Olivia House

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 March 2015

We chose Olivia House as it looked unique and beautifully furnished and it certainly was. We stayed in the French room at the top of the house which was cosy and very quiet and relaxing. Had a very good night's sleep in the comfy bed. Really liked the roll top bath in the room. Annette was very welcoming and helpful....

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2015

We wanted a unique B&B to celebrate a special occasion. Olivia House certainly lived up to our expectations, the room (Kings Room) was beautifully furnished with a sumptuous king size bed with a white company bed linen. Enjoyed the breakfast which was 2 minute walk away in the Olivia House coffee shop. All the staff were friendly and welcoming and...

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1Thank Neil W
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2015

If you're looking for high quality accommodation within the porthcawl area then look no further than Olivia House. I stayed here for a night and although I arrived late in the evening I was afforded a wonderfully warm welcome.The rooms throughout the house are finished to a wonderfully high standard and when aligned with a lovely host then I can't...

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1Thank Rob W
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2015

We stayed 1 night in the Kings room. Really comfortable. We were given a warm welcome and although we were not allowed a barbecue in the room we were given an excellent breakfast in the coffee shop a 2 minute walk away. A recommended eatery around the corner is 'A Touch of Class'

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2015

We have just spent New Years at Olivia House and I can't honestly say it was the most wonderful of experiences mainly to do with how incredible this house was. Having seen the photos prior to arrival we were expecting something on the grand scale but when we arrived, were we impressed!! We had booked this out for two days...

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1Thank Ania K
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 December 2014

I booked this last minute as I had a meeting in Porthcawl and after looking on the website I was hoping they would have a room last minute and they did! I got the 'King Room' on the top floor which was amazing. it has a free standing bath in the room plus a very well finished en suite shower...

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Solihull, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2014

My wife and I had a wedding to attend in Porthcawl and looking at the hotel accommodation it was limited to say the least so we looked at Guest Houses as an alternative. Using Trip Advisor we got the final selection down to three and decided on the Olivia House. The best room was available, the Balcony Suite, so we...

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Reviewed 3 November 2014 via mobile

Fabulous themed roomed The French Room with lots attention to detail. Quirky touches. Very welcoming entrance hall and sitting room again furnished to very high standard. No trouble parking up for the weekend just outside. Lovely roll top bath and toiletries and robes provided. Amazing breakfast until mid day (heaven!) in local coffee house. Cappuccino to die for. Nothing too...

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1Thank Clairethebrave
Reviewed 24 October 2014

Stayed at the hotel recently, can only say how much better it is than all the other options in the area. The restaurant was fantastic also, wide choice of food. The staff at both hotel and restaurant were very helpful. They gave my wife and I excellent advice on walking routes and activities to do in the local area.

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Epsom, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2014

This B & B is something out of the ordinary. We travel quite a lot using hotels and B & B's but only a few stay in your thoughts. Some because of frustration and disappointment and others like this one because they seek to provide an experience of feeling provided for and treated. We don't want to stay in a...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Olivia House, Porthcawl's only Boutique Bed and Breakfast. Indulge yourself in the splendor of our magnificent surrounds and awaken to our fantastic, locally sourced full Welsh breakfast ... more   less 

Additional Information about Olivia House

Address: 44 Esplanade Avenue, Porthcawl CF36 3YU, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Vale of Glamorgan > Porthcawl
Price Range: $125 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Olivia House 5*
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Olivia House Porthcawl, UK - Wales
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“All rooms quiet”
 of 5 bubbles sueN8668QT, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All good, spacious and well appointed.”
 of 5 bubbles Gus-n-Nic, 11 Mar 2016 | Read review
“loved the kings room but would be happy in stay in any of the other rooms”
 of 5 bubbles derrickp2016, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Choose a double room”
 of 5 bubbles Scampy7, 26 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Balcony suite. My first choice. Just beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles N5704HTkarent, 10 Aug 2015 | Read review
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