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The Rocks Hotel

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for the 3rd successive year. It really is the best B&B in woolacombe. We have stayed in 3 different bedrooms and all of them have been high quality, spacious and finished off very nicely (especially the cool wallpaper in each room). As well as the rooms Wendy and Martin really are genuine hosts who... More 

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Woolacombe R, Owner at The Rocks Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Thank you A&N for such a lovely review!! We love having you to come and stay!! Hope your batteries are fully recharged!!!... til the next time!! Best wishes Wendy & Martin xx More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned home after another wonderful stay. Rooms are great - decorated well, clean and added extras are a bonus. Breakfast is brilliant, really sets you up for the day. Owners are lovely, can't do enough for you. Will be returning, again and again.

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Woolacombe R, Owner at The Rocks Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Lau_D0b for coming again and with your family!! Always a pleasure for us too. See you in '17!! :-)) Best wishes Wendy & Martin More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just returned from a short half term break in Woolacombe, (myself, wife and two kids aged 7 + 5). I booked this quite last minute after an internet search and was so glad we were able to get the apartment. The hosts Wendy and Martin were exceptional with their communication prior to our visit and the welcome we... More 

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Woolacombe R, Owner at The Rocks Hotel, responded to this review

Oh wow!! Thank you soo much coxcameraman for such a glowing review, it really means a lot. We have to say you were a lovely family and your children are adorable!!! Please tell them that the sea gull was such a scary hit with my friend!! Thanks again and already looking forward to seeing you all again next year!! ;-))... More 

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Just returned from a weekend break at the Rocks Hotel. Had a room with a sea view which was a lovely start to the day. Room was immaculate!!!! Modern, with a super comfy bed. Breakfast was excellent too. Fantastic location, beach, local shops and bars just a stones throw away. Martin and Wendy are the most wonderful hosts and can't... More 

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Woolacombe R, Owner at The Rocks Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you andreakempson OMG?????? What an amazing thing to say!! As long as you feel that we were the best hotel you have ever stayed in we are supremely happy to have left that mark on you. Thanks for a fantastic review. Really hope to see you again soon. Best wishes Wendy and Martin :-)) More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We have just returned from another wonderful few days at The Rocks to celebrate my birthday. As always Martin and Wendy are the most wonderful hosts and got my birthday off to a great start with bucks fizz on the table at breakfast! As usual rooms were clean, comfortable and modern, the breakfasts are the best ever and all within... More 

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Woolacombe R, Owner at The Rocks Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you soo much tmg88 for another great review and coming to stay with us again and for being our 600th reviewer!!! Amazing and so grateful to everyone who has done one for us!!! Thank you you soo much. Very best wishes Wendy & Martin. :-+) More 

Salisbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Just got back from a really nice short break in the apartment at the Rocks Hotel. The apartment was very clean, modern and just the right size for a family of four. Martin and Wendy were very welcoming and made the stay that much more special. The location was spot on and within easy reach of the beach and the... More 

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Woolacombe R, Owner at The Rocks Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Marc D for your lovely review and we look forward to seeing you all again one day!!! Hopefully soon? Best wishes Wendy & Martin More 

Buckfastleigh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

Room had sea view, quite small but large wardrobe and chest of drawers. Very clean. Breakfast in Roxys diner was a hi light. Generous portions and well cooked. All very nice and hosts very friendly. .

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Woolacombe R, Owner at The Rocks Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Walker3467 glad you liked our wardrobe and drawers!!! Yes youre right none of our rooms are very big sadly, but we cant efficiently change that .. but glad you had a nice stay. Many thanks again Wendy & Martin More 

Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 13 October 2016

The Rocks apartment is such a great place to stay. We have been coming here for a number of years for surfing weekends and totally love it! Martin and Wendy are fabulous hosts, so welcoming. The whole set up is just perfect for us: room to park our cars and vans, space to store our surfboards and dry wetsuits. We... More 

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Woolacombe R, Owner at The Rocks Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you helen588 .. as seasoned nomads we really love that you love it here as much as we do. Thank you soo much for your review and hope your travels bring you all back soon.. though I know you have already booked May.. it will be soo lovely to see you all again then if not before. Warmest wishes... More 

Liskeard, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 10 October 2016

My son booked me and my husband in for 2 nights for my 70th birthday present and all we can say is what a lovely place The Rocks is to stay. Wendy and Martin are amazing, very friendly and there if you need them. The rooms were great and the breakfast was lovely also, my husband loves his fry up.... More 

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Woolacombe R, Owner at The Rocks Hotel, responded to this review

Well thegoodes2016 wasnt that a lovely thing that your son did for you both!!!.. We are so glad you enjoyed yourselves and that his idea was a success for all of you. Looking forward to seeing you again next year. Best wishes Wendy & Martin More 

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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at The Rocks for the weekend, had a friendly welcome. The rooms were clean, fairly small but comfortable. As we had to drop our daughter to Plymouth Uni on the Saturday by 9am (planned after booking) the owners were happy to provide us with a picnic breakfast to eat on the road. Sunday's breakfast was fabulous in their... More 

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Woolacombe R, Owner at The Rocks Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Caroline P for taking the time to give us a review. Hope your daughter has settled in well to Uni and also hope that will bring you all back to Woolacombe again soo!. Best wishes Wendy & Martin More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Rocks Hotel is in the heart of Woolacombe. Only 300m from the beach. The whole hotel is constantly being refurbished to a high standard. We have a large collection of wet suits and a smaller collection of body/surf boards and even the odd kayak, that we are happy to lend our guest, free of charge.Be assured of a warm welcome and a unique experience. We look forward to meeting you soon!Wendy & Martin ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Rocks Hotel

Address: Beach Road, Woolacombe EX34 7BT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Woolacombe
Price Range: $90 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
The Rocks Hotel Woolacombe, Devon
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“For a small family the hotel appartment is great.”
  • This is the kitchen / lounge area, two bedroom to the left of the TV and double bedroom op sink.
 of 5 bubbles coxcameraman, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the back of the hotel have sea views”
 of 5 bubbles Michelle2020Jar, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book early to be assured of a good view.”
 of 5 bubbles rossdavis2911, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“great for activity holiday accommodation”
 of 5 bubbles am05bbr, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 10 had a great view across the tall hills just south of the Bay”
 of 5 bubbles 331anthonyg, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
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