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    Olivia House

    44 Esplanade Avenue, Porthcawl CF36 3YU, Wales
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    • Excellent91%
    • Very good7%
    • Average1%
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    “french room” (38 reviews)
    “roll top bath” (18 reviews)
    “balcony suite” (15 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 281 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Stayed in the kings room well wow! What a lovely room bath at the end of the bed separate shower and toilet, tea and coffee making facilities, mini fridge, bowl of sweets (nice touch) and even some spare glasses! They’ve thought of everything the breakfast...More

    Thank casperboo
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    . We stayed in the Balcony Suite just for one night as a treat which had a beautiful bath n separate shower room.. It was just stunning .. Beautifully decorated with a huge comfortable bed... with gawjus white linen... Extra large towels and a breakfast...More

    Thank Janice C
    Reviewed 3 October 2017

    We booked 4 rooms for overnight accommodation when the distributed family got together for a celebration in Porthcawl. The booking was easy, the Lady of the House made us extremely welcome the minute we walked through the door and she has a wonderfully professional and...More

    Thank H_from_CH
    Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

    Just returned after a four day break for the Elvis Festival 2017. Upon arrival was greeted by Annette, a lovely pleasant woman, down to earth and helpful. Stayed in the French Room which was very nice, clean and comfortable. The bed and pillows were so...More

    Thank donnaprice1980
    Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

    We stayed in the Angel Room it was a beautiful room very comfy bed. With tea and coffee available. Lovely Jacuzzi bath available. Breakfast was fantastic. And plenty of it. Nothing was to much trouble for Annette and her staff. Very friendly and welcoming they...More

    Thank debtur31
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$123 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Wales >
    • Southern Wales >
    • Vale of Glamorgan >
    • Porthcawl
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    Hotel & Grounds (34)
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    Nearby Restaurants
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    Nearby Attractions
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    walsa68
    27 June 2017|
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    Response from Oliviahouse | Property representative |
    Hello from Olivia House. All rooms are ensuite EXCEPT .... ANGEL and CWTCH which has a shatred spacious bathroom with a jacuzzi bath. The ANGEL is usually rented out alone so guest have sole use of bathroom ... CWTCH is... More
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    peter_kennedy
    11 January 2017|
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    Response from Oliviahouse | Property representative |
    Hello from Olivia house. Sorry for late reply.. only appeared on my email today. Yes I can offer you the Kings Room for the dates you require. It has a king size bed, a roll top bath at the end of bed and an ensuite shower... More
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    "We stayed in the Suite which was just fab"
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    "The kings room has a gorgeous roll top bath in it!"
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    "The King's Room is quiet at the top of the house."
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    "The Balcony Suite was just so perfect."
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