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The Collingdale

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seattle
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Just spent two nights at the hotel. We were extremely pleased with the cosy friendly atmosphere. Sharon was very helpful and recommended some pleasant walks, The hotel has beautiful views of the harbour. the breakfast was extremely good and a pleasing large choice. would definitely stay again.

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Farnborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We stayed here following recommendation from a colleague and are so glad we did. The room was clean and beautifully decorated with tea and coffee making facilities. The breakfast was amazing with a vegetarian option. There is a lovely snug lounge area and a separate honesty bar. The walk to the harbour isn't very long but it is quite steep....

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We chose The Collingdale based both on the high Tripadvisor ratings as well as the location in Ilfracombe. We were pleasantly surprised as it exceeded our expectations in every way. Built into a hillside above the harbor, the front of the building is on street level with free street parking available. But it is the rear of the building that...

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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful our hosts where amazing couldn't do enough for us. Rooms where clean and fresh with wonderful sea views. Breakfast is out of this world. If you want nice clean comfort with a homely atmosphere then this is the place for you.

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2016

After many years, we came back to Ilfracombe for a few days holiday after the wonderful weekend of our Daughter's wedding. We found the hotel in Trip Advisor where it is very highly rated - and no wonder. Whatever you imagine after reading any reports / research on this hotel - then multiply your thoughts by 10 and you still...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We were given a warm welcome by Sharon who gave us lots of tips on where to eat, places to visit e.c.t. Our kingsize room on the second floor had an amazing view of the harbour and was very pretty at night with lots of sparkly lights reflecting on the sea. Everything was spotless and the bed was really comfy....

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Lovely B & B, well above average. Warm welcome by lady owner. Everywhere was so clean, lovely touches like bottle water & glasses in room, bed & pillows so comfortable, bar with honesty list with cut glasses. There was a nice lounge to sit n overlooking the sea. The owners had added some lovely ornaments, flowers etc to make everywhere...

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2016

room had a truly stunning view and was very comfortable, location was truly the best we could of found, breakfast was amazing even for us boring vegans ;) Sharon surpassed what you could imagine a perfect host to be! We felt totally looked after in so many ways, we didn't arrive till late and this was not a problem, Daryl...

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1Thank adelebayly
Dorset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Really lovely Guest House, real home from home. The Owners Sharon & Daryl really can't do enough for you to enjoy your stay, absolutely nothing is too much trouble for them. Really beautiful Victorian House, lovely Lounge & Dining Room & a really nice Bar, very well stocked indeed. The whole of the place is spotlessly clean & very well...

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 September 2016

From start to finish we had a wonderful stay. We had most dealings with Sharon who is a very pleasant and sociable lady. Our family room was very generous and well equipt from tea and coffee to bottled water and even lovely smellies in the bathroom, felt like royalty!!. Now lets start on the breakfast, well never had one like...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Collingdale is an AA 4 star rated Victorian guesthouse, and are proud to have received an AA Breakfast Award. Beautifully situated directly on the South West coastal path, with miles of uninterrupted views from our balcony view rooms across the harbour, Damien Hirst's statue 'Verity' and magnificent cliff top scenery of Hillsborough Nature Reserve. We are just a few minutes walk to the beach and the beautiful historic harbour with its excellent selection of restaurants, shops, cafes and galleries and the ferry to Lundy Island. The town centre, Landmark Theatre and famous Tunnels Beaches are also within easy walking distance. Furnished to a high standard throughout with a cosy bar and an elegant dining room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Collingdale

Address: 13 Larkstone Terrace, Ilfracombe EX34 9NU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Price Range: $134 - $146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Collingdale 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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Collingdale Hotel Ilfracombe
The Collingdale Ilfracombe, Devon
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“Try to get a sea view”
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“Rooms with a Harbour view are great”
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