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Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Such a minefield trying to choose a suitable place to stay but you won't go wrong with this guest house. The rooms were clean and modern. Stayed in room 1 and had loads of space. The bed was so comfortable the shower spacious and the attention to detail to make guests welcome was very appreciated. Breakfast was delicious and we...

Thank JES1253
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Clean well presented room, with nice little touches (mini choc eggs on hospitality tray) great breakfast choice all served with a smile and a chat. We had car problems during our stay and they gave us a lift to the garage to collect it. A lovely couple who deserve the success. We wouldn't consider staying anywhere else in the area....

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England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Had a fantastic visit, wonderful comfortable room and delicious breakfast. There is a good selection of DVDs and a flat screen TV. Julienne is a lovely hostess and has lots of information on the area. Definitely recommend this lovely guest house! The parking out front is a bonus too as you can walk into town in about 20 minutes.

Thank db9wishes
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We have just returned home having booked four nights stay at the Dorchester Guest House , we have to say the breakfast , rooms and the owners were FANTASTIC , its about a 20min walk into ilfracombe town walking nice and steady , we would DEFIANTLY stay here again and we cannot recommend this B&B enough

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Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Excellent location when exploring North Devon 10-15 minute walk to the town& harbour of ilfracombe We received a warm welcome from our host ,our huge room was clean and comfortable extra large bed,sofa,large TV,DVD,fridge& mini bar using an honesty system to pay for drinks/ snacks consumed, this was also available in the guest lounge Breakfast is pre- ordered ,it included...

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White Rock, Canada
Reviewed 16 October 2015

first class all the way,food,comfort and service.Our hostess Julienne made us feel at home,a very enjoyable 4 days,.Walking distance to town center,on a bus route if you want to take a break from driving.Highly recommend this guest house.

Thank 983steve42
Trowbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Stayed overnight at this guest house with my partner and we both have nothing but good things to say about our stay. Lovely room, very comfortable bed, really good breakfast to set you up for the day and nice , helpful owners. I think we paid about £60 for the room and consider it to have been exellent value for...

Thank lester m
Horsham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2015

A nicely appointed room with all facilities. Very friendly and helpful hosts. I would certainly recommend Dorchester House to anybody looking for a reasonably priced and comfortable bed and breakfast in Ilfracombe.

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Just returned from a wonderful stay at the Dorchester along with my jar of beautiful home made lemon marmalade, What can I say, spotlessly clean warm hosting a lovely comfy bed and a fabulous breakfast experience Well done Jullienne x

Thank Gillian T
Swanage, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2015

We really enjoyed our two day stay here. The Proprietor, Julienne, is lovely and she made us so welcome throughout our stay. The room was immaculate - bright , amazingly clean and fresh - oh and such a comfortable bed. Nothing was too much trouble. Would highly recommend this place to everyone.

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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Dorchester is a tastefully restored Guest House. We have been accredited with a 4 Star Silver Award and a Breakfast Award. We are a short walk from the historic Tunnels Beaches and seafront. We offer Free Parking and Free Wi-Fi throughout.. Ilfracombe's Town Centre, pretty seafront and harbour and historic Tunnels Beaches are a short walk away. The elegant, stylishly furnished rooms at The Dorchester feature Flat Screen TV, DVD Player, hairdryer, generous hospitality tray and a small fridge stocked daily with fresh milk and a selection of wines, beers and soft drinks. Guests may also make use of free W-Fi and our new Guest Lounge.Breakfasts are freshly prepared using locally sourced produce, and are served daily in the bright and airy dining room. Recently achieved a Breakfast Award from Visit Britain. Fully licensed, there is a range of wines , beers and spirits available.The beautiful Exmoor National Park is 15 minutes drive away, whilst Ilfracombe Golf Club is just 5 minute drive. The pretty harbour, Blue Flag Tunnels Beaches, restaurants and shops are within walking distance. A bus stop directly outside the guest house can take guests to Barnstaple, Bideford and surrounding areas. ... more   less 

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Address: 59 St. Brannocks Road, Ilfracombe EX34 8EQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Price Range: $113 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dorchester Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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Dorchester Guest House Hotel Ilfracombe
Dorchester Guest House Ilfracombe, Devon
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“All rooms are spotless”
fatboytony, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 had a super king size bed and large shower in the en-suite.”
JennieC33, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 front bay window. Large room and bathroom kingsize bed.”
494Jenny, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in Room 5 at the front. There was little noise from the traffic and the windows opened sufficiently.”
_cjanetaylor, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 is large bay window with king size bed, so is room 1, room 4 is two singles all have lovely en suites”
lynda29102016, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
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