We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Sandy Cove Hotel

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Professional photos
Sandy Cove Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

496 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 496: English reviews
Shaldon, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went to a friends wedding where they had the whole hotel for 2 days, can't praise it highly enough! The venue is superb with the some of the best views in the country, so great for wedding photos. Food was the best we've ever experienced at a wedding and staff very efficient. We had a lovely meal the night before... More 

Helpful?
Thank darrencouldridge69
Level Contributor
172 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel is situated in the heart of the North Devon Coast Line, over looking the cliffs in to the Bristol Channel. on a good day you can see Wales. The hotel is of very fine decor, and very smart. I would have thing that it has been refurbish very recently. Its s really nice place, with the rooms so... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Petermanning
Teignmouth, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great value stay we booked on a winter warmer offer which included dinner. Our room was of a very high standard and the mattress was so comfy. Booked direct with the hotel we were amazed because the deal we got was dinner included for the same price as b&b on the late availability sites. Food was out of this world... More 

Helpful?
Thank AndreaG6699
Ivybridge, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 3 nights at the Sandy Cove Hotel and when we checked in they gave us a free upgrade which was good. The room was large and very clean which made it a really relaxing break. The food was very nice and the service was excellent. The swimming pool although you have to go down a few steps is... More 

Helpful?
Thank pippah768976
Reigate, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

On arrival asked for full cost of B&B for 2 nights which we found strange usually one pays full cost of meals, drinks and accommodation at end of stay. Room was OK But not worth £250 per night Bed maybe 5 foot. Views spectacular. Same menu for both nights full breakfast menu was unavailable on both mornings. An enjoyable stay... More 

Helpful?
Thank helenrorison
Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great hotel set in an amazing location, we absolutely loved it! From the moment we arrived the staff couldn't do enough to help us, the receptionist Lesley was very friendly and offered help with our luggage. The other staff were all good too, especially Aiden the restaurant manager. We booked on one of their winter warmer offers which included... More 

Helpful?
Thank AmandaCdevon37
Surrey, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from a weekend break and although the weather was not the best especially at night, the food was fabulous, the staff were extremely friendly and very helpful. Even with the storms the views were spectacular, being able to eat breakfast whilst watching the seas and the amazing views was very relaxing. The swimming pool, with steam room, sauna... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sue M
Tiverton, Rhode Island
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed for 2 days, had one of the sea view rooms with a huge window and stunning view. The room was clean and very spacious and the bed very comfy. Breakfast was very nice and the evening meal was gorgeous. Didn't use the swimming pool or facilities but did go and look at them and they were lovely. The... More 

Helpful?
Thank debbiew1970525
Paignton, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from Sandy Cove. This is my favourite time of the year, the sea changes so much throughout the day and with the woods surrounding the Hotel, the colours of the trees are amazing. Our room was spacious and clean. Food was excellent with friendly and efficient service. The swimming pool and facilities were wonderful especially the relaxation loungers.... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank alison79576
Crediton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The position of this hotel is breathtaking, the hotel is at the top of the cliff with spectacular views and it's like it's set in its own cove, as you arrive you see a lovely terrace with seating overlooking the bay. We normally stay in a 4 star hotel in Cornwall but decided to have a change, this hotel is... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank jaynes561

171 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (147)
Viewed
View from Room (25)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (17)
Viewed
Dining (9)
Viewed
Room/Suite (29)
Viewed
Bathroom (10)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Other (55)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (24)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (3)
Viewed
Dining (10)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Berrynarbor
11.5 km away
Watersmeet Hotel
Watersmeet Hotel
#1 of 4 in Woolacombe
683 reviews
15.3 km away
Saunton Sands Hotel
Saunton Sands Hotel
#1 of 4 in Braunton
1,589 reviews
11.4 km away
The Woolacombe Bay Hotel
The Woolacombe Bay Hotel
#2 of 4 in Woolacombe
723 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
3.9 km away
Marine Court Hotel
Marine Court Hotel
#1 of 20 in Ilfracombe
323 reviews
5.1 km away
Ilfracombe Carlton Hotel
Ilfracombe Carlton Hotel
#3 of 20 in Ilfracombe
315 reviews
7.7 km away
Trimstone Manor Country House Hotel
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Sandy Cove Hotel

Address: Old Coast Road | Combe Martin Bay, Berrynarbor, Berrynarbor, Ilfracombe EX34 9SR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe > Berrynarbor
Price Range: $152 - $302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sandy Cove Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 39
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with LateRooms, Priceline and Booking.com so you can book your Sandy Cove Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Sandy Cove Ilfracombe
Hotel Sandy Cove
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Sandy Cove Hotel staff and other travellers.
5 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from Sandy Cove Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Best views, Over looking the Sea”
 of 5 bubbles Petermanning, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book a sea view room-view is spectacular”
 of 5 bubbles jaynes561, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles Petitemoi18, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a front room.”
 of 5 bubbles DebbyW415, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sea View would have been lovely but Rm 56 very spacious for a family”
 of 5 bubbles brooko123, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay