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The Olive Branch

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Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“top floor”(19 reviews)
“b b”(49 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewstop floorrestaurant downstairsb bfore streetmichelin star restaurantthomas carrbrilliant showertwin roomjacuzzi bathbreakfast was excellentwarm welcomeguest housenice bathroommod conscooked to perfectionfew minutes walk awayexcellent stay
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a secret gem in downtown Ilfracombe. The food, service and ambience was truly 5 *. We enjoyed an 8 piece taster menu. Each plate was a work of art. The tastes, textures and colours stimulated and excited all senses. This small,unassuming restaurant...More

1  Thank Liz A
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Very nice place to stay. Parking resolved in a few minutes and only a few minutes walk away - at a cost of £4.40 for 24 hours. Some steep stairs if in room 1. Breakfast was really good and loads of high quality restaurants near...More

Thank C M
Reviewed 29 July 2017

If you are looking for a mainland base, just a 5-minute stroll from the Ilfracombe ferry to Lundy, you need look no further than The Olive Branch. We stayed there both before and after our 2-night, 3-day trip to Lundy. It was perfect; from the...More

Thank HCR88
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We had an amazing 1 night stay to celebrate our silver wedding anniversary. Everything was perfect.... warm welcome on arrival, beautiful clean, spacious,seaview room, dinner in the restaurant was superb and an amazing breakfast before we left. All staff very friendly and helpful. We would...More

Thank alis0nw00d
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely 3 night stay last week at The Olive Branch. Everything was superb from the generous breakfast, to the clean and spacious room, to the friendly hosts. It's in a great location nearby to everything in the town and the views from...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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US$90 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$90 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Roy F
1 April 2016|
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Response from paul c | Property representative |
Hi Roy, parking is available at the bottom of Fore Street, 2 min away, the cost is £3.10p per 24hr, Fore Street being the oldest Street in Ilfracombe is narrow but you can pull up outside and drop your luggage off. Hope this... More
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Christine S
4 December 2015|
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Wendy D
24 April 2015|
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Room Tips
"Rooms only have a bath but have a mixer tape with a shower head"
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"Rooms at the back of hotel have wonderful views of sea front"
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"Try the restaurant - it's has a Michelin Star"
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"Not good if you have any mobility issues. Nnear the sea front with a slope down to it. But some places to eat..."
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