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    Sandy Cove Hotel

    Old Coast Road | Combe Martin Bay, Berrynarbor, Berrynarbor, Ilfracombe EX34 9SR, England
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$95
          US$96
          US$95
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          Overview
          • Excellent51%
          • Very good19%
          • Average15%
          • Poor9%
          • Terrible6%
          Travellers talk about
          “steam room” (17 reviews)
          “swimming pool” (47 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Family Rooms
          Bar/Lounge
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          Banquet Room
          Laundry Service
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 11 November 2014 via mobile

          Pool is filthy, hot tub is half full and doesn't work.sauna & steam room don't work. Room needs a good clean.bath had hair in it from previous guest. i could hear the chef's music loud enough to sing along whilst eating.staff generally inattentive & seemed...More

          3  Thank Sam D
          Response from SandycoveDevon, Manager at Sandy Cove HotelResponded 12 November 2014

          Thank you review which echoes the sentiments of your partner in the previous review. As we mentioned to your partner on their review, the sauna and steam-room definitely do work, in fact they were only serviced a month ago. We are very sorry that you...More

          Reviewed 11 November 2014 via mobile

          From the outside the hotel looks immaculate. However, the pool is grotty, the jacuzzi and steam room don't work. Staff were not attentive or that polite. Interior corridors and rooms need some updating. Food was good, but not good enough to get us to go...More

          2  Thank Killer10
          Response from SandycoveDevon, Manager at Sandy Cove HotelResponded 12 November 2014

          Thank you for your review and we are delighted that you enjoyed the food, we do have an AA rosette award for our food and we do have a great many compliments as you can see from other reviews. We are sorry you did not...More

          Reviewed 10 November 2014

          The location is superb we had a delux superior room with balcony. The triangular roof line of the balcony framed a super view of Coombe Martin Bay with a rock promontory and the lights of the Welsh coast beyond. The room was fantastic with comfortable...More

          5  Thank martinhelma
          Reviewed 7 November 2014

          What can I say.... every single one of my guests said it was the best wedding they had ever been too. I put it down to the staff making everything effortless and working very hard behind the scenes so that nothing went wrong all day!...More

          2  Thank Charmaine K
          Reviewed 7 November 2014

          just had my wedding here. Only came to view the place once and the views sold it for us for our wedding venue for the weekend. Got there Friday morning and everything you could think of was taken care of by the staff. We were...More

          3  Thank mkillengrey
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Room Service
          • Free Internet
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Banquet Room
          • Room Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$111 - US$265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 39
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          • Devon >
          • Ilfracombe >
          • Berrynarbor
          • Also Known As
          • Sandy Cove Ilfracombe ,
          • Hotel Sandy Cove
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Monima S
          Has anybody visited with a dog and what was the room like that you were allocated. My room was swapped from what I requested via booking. Com and after paying £190 per night I certainly do not want an awful room
          22 May 2017|
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          Response from jackdoor1 | Reviewed this property |
          sorry I missed this not been on for a while! No not £190 a night depending on when you go should be about £60 each for Dinner B&B Dogs £12 per night me thinks! Rooms are the basic rooms and depending on which you get ok... More
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          Katie P
          Has anyone stayed in one of the rooms that are opposite the building? Website states they are 200m away. Can anyone recommend?
          27 June 2016|
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          Response from ZebulonQ | Reviewed this property |
          I stayed in one of the flatlets up the hill from the hotel. If it is raining, you will get wet if you go down for breakfast or dinner. The room I stayed in was decorated to a good standard, clean, warm and cosy with a sea... More
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          linda23_9
          do they allow dogs in the bedrooms
          2 June 2015|
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          Response from Hal_Chase | Reviewed this property |
          Yes
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          "The balcony rooms. They're on the top floor & there's not lift, but they're the only rooms..."
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