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The Olive Branch

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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewstop floorrestaurant downstairsb bfore streetmichelin star restaurantthomas carrbrilliant showertwin roomjacuzzi bathbreakfast was excellentwarm welcomeguest housenice bathroommod conscooked to perfectionfew minutes walk awayexcellent stay
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

First class accommodation, extremely well presented and exceptionally clean. We stayed in room 5, which is the large superior room, the views from both the bedroom and the en-suite are superb. The cooked breakfast was well cooked and delicious. Paul and Carol are perfect hosts...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This is a great b&b, centrally located, with extremely clean and modern facilities, run by a very friendly and helpful couple. I've stayed in quite a few places in Ilfracombe and the Olive Branch is the best accommodation in the town. Faultless and a much...More

Thank Hampshire_R
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We stayed here for four nights and were thoroughly satisfied with what we found. The accommodation was clean and comfortable, although our rather quirky room on the top floor would have benefitted from more shelves or table tops - not even a hook in the...More

Thank Martin D
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I had booked the Olive Branch for it's location near to the harbour and had not expected the room to be of note but was pleasantly surprised with the light, bright room and the wonderful view of the sea. The hosts were very helpful, the...More

Thank Sally S
Response from paul c, Owner at The Olive BranchResponded 12 September 2016

We do thank you for your review, you were advised that you might wish to have breakfast at 8am however you arrived at 8.25 and unfortunately 4 other people were being served at the time so we could not get to you straight away and...More

Reviewed 27 August 2016

This is in Fore Street, in the historic part of town, with all the advantages and disadvantages that go with it. Fore Street is narrow and steep, but pretty, and offers a variety of places to eat. They go up market as you go up...More

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US$ 90 - US$ 143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Roy F
31 March 2016|
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Hi Roy, parking is available at the bottom of Fore Street, 2 min away, the cost is £3.10p per 24hr, Fore Street being the oldest Street in Ilfracombe is narrow but you can pull up outside and drop your luggage off. Hope this... More
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Christine S
4 December 2015|
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Wendy D
24 April 2015|
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Room Tips
"Rooms only have a bath but have a mixer tape with a shower head"
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"Rooms at the back of hotel have wonderful views of sea front"
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"Try the restaurant - it's has a Michelin Star"
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"Not good if you have any mobility issues. Nnear the sea front with a slope down to it. But some places to eat..."
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