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midlands
Reviewed 18 May 2015

A cosy hotel away from the seafront so it is quiet but only 5 minutes to walk there. Very handy for the Cliffs Pavilion - 5 mins walk. The staff are all friendly and helpful. Breakfast is adequate although food is left out in heated containers, and there are no pastries. A small selection of fruit is available. We enjoyed...

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southampton
Reviewed 10 May 2015

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights for our wedding anniversary.Really comfortable.well equipped, warm room. Wonderful hot, huge shower! Both evening meal and breakfasts 'spot on' couldn't wish for more. All staff very friendly, helpful and extremely caring..I am sure we will stay here again and highly recommend to others.

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2Thank whibig
Reviewed 20 April 2015

My husband and I stayed there for 2 nights. We arrived slightly late however they were very accommodating. The bathroom is not very modern however both room and bathroom are spotless clean. The breakfast was very nice and the staff are very friendly. They do have parking but limited only for few cars however parking on the road is free...

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2015

This is now the seventh or eighth time I've stayed there over the past 5 or 6 years. I travel down from Aberdeen, for a Skinhead meet every Easter weekend and I've been a couple of time with my wife and daughter too. This has to be the friendliest hotel I've ever stayed in, any where. Bertie, Ben and all...

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2Thank Brash D
Sutton in Ashfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 April 2015

was at southend for football match so made a weekend of it couldn't fault anything about the hotel in fact we have never been in one as friendly from bertie the owner and the family ben in the bar had a meal on the Friday and was lovely and tasty room 6 was a four poster room even a view...

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2Thank snork1e
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 3 April 2015

We spent 2 weeks at this hotel, and would happily stay there again. I had originally booked a double room and a family room for my husband, myself, and 4 children, but when we checked in we were given two apartment suites which were wonderful. Each suite had a different theme; one was decorated in a Japanese style, the other...

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2Thank JoanneJ06
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Birthday weekend stay in March. I stayed with my partner & 3mnts old kid here. We arrived early so room was not ready but reception did best to accomodate us in 30min. Manager Bertie is very polite and helpfull, we couldn't fit our baby buggy in to breakfast room so he sit us in the lounge where they usually serve...

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1Thank strizenas
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 16 March 2015

I stayed at the hotel for 5 weeks. It was an amazing stay. I was moved around couple of times. Even stay at their flat. Family run hotel, both husband and wife are great. Rooms are very clean and update. I enjoyed the flat better. Reasonable price for longer stay. Excellent breakfast and reasonable price for dinner. Walking distance to...

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1Thank Adesola82
Reviewed 13 March 2015

he was by far the best thing of the hotel, he was extremely well spoken and had the best voice ever. very pleased that he could speak german and Spanish as we are international travellers. Me my wife will definitely visit again sometime soon, tell Erald we are coming for him ......

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Reviewed 16 December 2014 via mobile

Even in the off-season, this property was precisely what I needed to prepare for an interview: quiet, clean, well-maintained, and courteous. I believe this to be a family-run business, and it is one that demonstrates a keen eye for detail. I've been in far less pleasant corporate accommodations for which I've paid substantially more. Within minutes of entering, I was...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An 'AA' Rated 4-Star Guest House which combines spacious and comfortable accommodation with a prime location close to Cliffs Pavilion Theatre and Southend's Adventure Island Funfair Park. • 20 en-suite Bedrooms & 6 fully serviced Apartment Suites • Walking distance to High Street, Cliffs Pavilion & Seafront • Free Car Parking • Free Wi-Fi • Free Full English Breakfast • SKY SPORTS in all Rooms & Bar • Fully Licensed Bar & Restaurant • Less than 7 minutes drive from Southend Airport • 1/2 Price Wristbands to Adventure Island Park ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ilfracombe House Hotel

Address: 9-13 Wilson Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1HG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Southend-on-Sea
Price Range: $111 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ilfracombe House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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Ilfracombe Hotel Southend On Sea
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#4 Luxury Hotel in Southend-on-Sea
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