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Rhyl, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Just returned from the Dilkhusa went with Shearings Have to give a big thank you to Nigel, our driver for the week. He was kind, helpful and he told us about so much wherever we went.Hope to meet up on another holiday. Joe and all bar staff doing a good job.

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Pedro A, General Manager at Bay Dilkhusa Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and I will pass your comments to the staff. Once again, thank you for visiting us and we hope to see you again in a near future.

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Reviewed 16 August 2015

Just returned from a weeks stay at this hotel.Room was of a reasonable size.Food in the restaurant was very good.Plenty of choice for dinner.Cant understand reviews saying portions were small I have a good appetite and I was never hungry.Breakfast was also good.Staff were friendly some new but I never had any problems.Entertainment in the evenings was good especially on...

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Pedro A, General Manager at Bay Dilkhusa Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your comments. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us. As you said, we offer an excellent value for money with Good food, Great entertainment and brilliant service. Once again, thank you for visiting us and for your feedback, and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 15 August 2015

They should take the grand out for it is not,However it is clean serves very good food (congratulations to the kitchen staff) and has good friendly staff throughout,if you have problems with stairs the Dilkhusa is not for you as it has more stairs than Harry Potters Hogwarts school.My room 213 as you imagine is on the 2nd floor but...

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Pedro A, General Manager at Bay Dilkhusa Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review. I am glad you enjoy your stay and found the food good and ghe staff helpful. Your feedback is very important and will help us to improve where needed. The Dilkhusa Grand Hotel is the result of 3 different buildings put together,The Dilkhusa private house, The Grand Hotel,...

Sunderland, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 August 2015

My 2 daughters & I have just returned from a 5 day stay at this fab hotel. We travelled with National Holidays. The driver liked the sound of his own voice which at the end of 5 days was like nails down a blackboard. Our room was basic but clean & all the staff were mega friendly & couldn't do...

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Pedro A, General Manager at Bay Dilkhusa Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review. I am glad you and your daughters enjoyed your stay with us, and I will pass your lovely comments to the staff. All the staff at The Dilkhusa Grand Hotel, work really hard to make sure we provide the best possible service and our customers relax and enjoy...

Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

Had a lovely 5 day stay the staff very friendly and helpful, food was excellent, coach driver also very friendly and helpful. Room always clean and tidy and bins emptied every day. Weather typical for the time of year wet , warm and windy but not too hot so you couldn't enjoy the holiday.

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Pedro A, General Manager at Bay Dilkhusa Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and will pass your lovely comments to the staff. Once again, thank you for visiting us and we hope to see you again soon.

Cheshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Just returned back again from this great Hotel.This is one of the best run hotels for Shearings I think.The staff are excellent and Pat in the dining room has made a good manager in there.All the staff seem to love it and always are happy and all work hard.Chris as ever in the bar always smiling ,we love it and...

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Pedro A, General Manager at Bay Dilkhusa Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review. Your feedback is very important and will help people to have a better idea of what to expect at The Dilkhusa Grand Hotel. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us again, and I will pass your comments to the staff (Pat, Chris.....). Once again, thank you...

Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Recently stayed here on a Shearings holiday. The beds were comfortable and the room was lovely (paid for an upgrade). The food was very good and we found the portions adequate. There was a good choice for myself, a vegetarian, and my meat eating friend. Service was a bit eratic at times - on occasion was rushed and on the...

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Pedro A, General Manager at Bay Dilkhusa Grand Hotel, responded to this review

First of all, I would like to thank you for taking the time to post your comments. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us. As you said, we offer an excellent value for money, with Good Food, Great Entertainment, Excellent service and our drinks vouchers, which are very popular. Also, we offer afternoon tea & biscuits, which is...

Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Enjoyed the Dilkhusa grand hotel, the food was very good , well cooked and plenty of choise. We were on a shearings coach holiday where drinks were included otherwise the bar bill would have been costly. Then again all hotels are the same. The staff at the hotel were very friendy and polite and a credit to the company. Our...

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Pedro A, General Manager at Bay Dilkhusa Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taing the time to post yor feedback, which it is really apprecated. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and I will pass your compliments to the staff. Once again, thank you for visiting us and for your review, and we hope to see you again in a near future.

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Reviewed 29 July 2015

Stayed here from the 23 July for 3 nights on a National Holiday.We were 3 persons in one room which was on the ground floor overlooking the road and across it a very nice public garden area..The room was spacious with a large bathroom and plenty of hot water.The breakfasts and dinners were excellant with lots of choices and good...

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Pedro A, General Manager at Bay Dilkhusa Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your comments. Your feedback is very important to us. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and experienced the great value for money that we offer. Once again, thank you for your review and we hope to see you again in a nera future.

Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed on a four day hol with shearings. Hotel itself is in a prime location for exploring the town. Room was quite small but comfy and like the hotel itself was clean and well maintained. Staff friendly and efficient. Food good, would have liked more variety at breakfast. Some may think portions are generally a little small. You must consider...

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Pedro A, General Manager at Bay Dilkhusa Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your comments. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us. As you said, we offer an excellent value for money with Good Food, Great Entertainment, Good accommodation, and fantastic service. Once again, thank you for visiting us and for your feedback, and we hope to see you again in...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on the level seafront of this hugely popular Victorian seaside resort stands the welcoming Dilkhusa Grand Hotel. The hotel was originally a private house, bought by a Raj at the turn of the last century as a gift to his wife - Dilkhusa translates from Hindustani roughly as ‘House of the Happy Heart!’ The hotel overlooks the picturesque Runnymede gardens and is close to the Landmark theatre which attracts many national acts. It is also just a short walk from the bustling 10th-century harbour where Britain’s most famous living artist, Damien Hirst, owns a restaurant. The Dilkhusa has a well-appointed restaurant combining excellent hospitality and service. A spacious and comfortable entertainments suite provides the ideal setting in which to sit back and enjoy the acts at this friendly and sociable hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay Dilkhusa Grand Hotel

Address: Wilder Road, Ilfracombe EX34 9AH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Price Range: $94 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bay Dilkhusa Grand Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 98
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