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Chambercombe Manor

Chambercombe Lane, Ilfracombe EX34 9RJ, England
+44 1271 862624
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Spooky house

We did the guided tour and thoroughly enjoyed our visit. The lady who was the guide that day was... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2017
Birmingham, United Kingdom
amazing guide Roz

what a truly delightful place, so interesting and the staff wonderful, well worth a visit our guide... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
paul d
Chichester, United Kingdom
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“guided tour” (56 reviews)
“ghost stories” (21 reviews)
“tea room” (35 reviews)
Chambercombe Lane, Ilfracombe EX34 9RJ, England
+44 1271 862624
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

We did the guided tour and thoroughly enjoyed our visit. The lady who was the guide that day was excellent, she was very witty but very knowledgeable. Thank you for the chance to experience the tour,

Thank angeladevlin
Reviewed 3 May 2017

what a truly delightful place, so interesting and the staff wonderful, well worth a visit our guide Roz knew everything about the manor and you could tell she had a real passion for it, mesmerising please visit.

1  Thank paul d
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Cannot recommend highly enough, best day for a long time. House was fascinating and the guide was so knowledgeable and informative. Would recommend taking a guided tour rather than on your own. Lovely garden and setting and very nice tearoom and gift shop. Thought it...More

1  Thank Maureen P
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Didn't know whether to walk around the house ourselves or have the guided tour.We opted for the tour and so glad we did.Very informative guide which made for a great experience,would have been perfect if she wore a hooded cloak.Gardens very disappointing though.

2  Thank liverlover-49
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We decided on a non tour guide and just wandered room to room admiring the historic details.In each room was printed documents giving the history of that room and ghost stories related.The house has an atmosphere which I felt in more than one room. The...More

1  Thank oysterman2010
Reviewed 13 April 2017

we went on the 11th of April this year it was their first day of the season if you like history and ghost stories you must make a point of going to Chambercombe Manor they have guided tours which we found was quite reasonable as...More

1  Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 5 January 2017

15 of us rented the cottages for new year and had a fabulous time. we had a guided tour of the Manor house on our arrival and then spent the next four days using it as a base for walking. the cottages are well equipped...More

1  Thank Sue3055
Reviewed 10 November 2016

This is a must for history lovers and ghost busters. We had a day out at Chambercome and found it fascinating the staff are lovely and also knowledgeable and have a real love for the place. We found the guided tour given so interesting and...More

1  Thank Gary B
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Chambercombe Manor has a fascinating history spanning centuries. The guided tour offers really interesting insights, although the over-emphasis on it being a "haunted house" is disappointing, the place doesn't need that to sell itself. I would say however not to rely on the website for...More

2  Thank LadyAshton
Reviewed 30 October 2016

A good place to visit if you fancy a relaxed potter but we didn't see any ghosts at the haunted manor! The staff are friendly and encourage you to take your time wandering through the house which was interesting. We enjoyed coffee and cake in...More

Thank SimonxMel
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Is Chabercombe disabled friendly?
18 June 2016|
Response from littlemisswighty | Reviewed this property |
The manor itself probably not sorry