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Devon Bay Hotel

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

Just back from a great 3 night break at this hotel. Warm, comfortable and friendly and super value. Good food served by very helpful and pleasant staff. O.K. hotel was a bit dated but for me that added to its charm. Manager went out his way to be helpful and friendly. Nothing too much trouble.

1Thank alan g
Worthing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I have just come back from a coach holiday to Ilfracombe and stayed at this hotel. My bedroom was very clean but still had sheet blanket and cover The room was very cold and I had hardly any sleep as I was so cold a member of the party was told they couldnt do anything about the heating I had...

Thank Jennie W
Worthing, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Just come back from this hotel as part of a coach holiday. We had a decent enough room but the heating needs attention as it was very cold. Asked for a portable heater but was told could not have one due to health and safety ! Food was nice although the dining room is also the ballroom so a bit...

2Thank Dorothy O
Reviewed 12 February 2017

The staff were superb, very friendly but not intrusive, knowledge of the area good and a genuine caring attitude. The hotel is a good 2 star, a little tired but this adds character, its not a 3 or 4* so remember that when you book and what you pay for. The room was of a good standard, breakfast was very...

1Thank strompy
Porlock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 December 2016

I have to say that this hotel was a lovely surprise.. Some of these reviews are very unfair..! For the price it is a wonderful hotel..! The staff were very helpful and attentive and the duty manager Francis was lovely and we had a lovely chat with him.. The room was very clean and nice and warm.. The bed was...

3Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 22 December 2016

OH DEAR! the curtains matched a set i bought in 1992, the rooms were ok, only small bars of soap provided, my son had a broken bed, my wife's room toilet didn't flush (she did move rooms) and i think we were the only ones in the hotel but someone was vacuuming at 740 on a sunday morning in the...

Thank Roy F
Smethwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Well I have to agree with some of the negative reviews on this hotel. It is tired and badly needs to be refurbished. Meals are not that inspiring either Ok if you like meat and 2 veg. I do have to agree though that the staff are very nice and friendly and do try to make a success of it....

Thank onslow2016
west midlands
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Went to this hotel on a weekend break with harry shaw coach holidays it was like Fawlty towers holiday it may have changed its name but think it is in need of total refurbishment the staff were very nice and helpful entertainment an bar were finished by 10.30 on a evening and the bar never opens in the day holiday...

3Thank kazzyWestMidlands
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We have just arrived home and cannot thank the staff enough, all of them are so helpful n cater for all your needs, nothing is too much trouble and the meals are really nice and tasty. This holiday was so well worth the money we paid. Entertainment on every evening. My colleague and I took 2 of our clients, one...

3Thank Lewis D
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Just got back from a Mon - Fri stay with a wheelchair. The hotel is clean - housekeeping everyday. Staff - really nice, friendly and helpful especially Fran the manager, Oscar and Sally. Food was lovely and plentiful, accommodated our special dietary needs. Nothing seemed to be too much trouble. Entertainment every evening at this time of year. Okay this...

3Thank mazboof

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A warm welcome awaits you at Devon Bay Hotel. Its Stately Victorian exterior fully compliments the stylish and characteristic interior, blending old and new styles to create a unique and exciting environment. Our large and airy restaurant looks out to the front of the hotel, serving freshly prepared breakfast and dinner every day. We also have a large bar and comfortable lounge areas, which are great to sit and enjoy a drink and relax. The Devon Bay Hotel is ideally located in the bustling centre of Ilfracombe, minutes from the cliff tops and beautiful sandy beach, meaning guests have everything they need within walking distance. Our aim at Devon Bay Hotel is to ensure that your stay with us is pleasurable. You will always receive a friendly warm welcome, whether you are visiting us for lunch or dinner, a function or an overnight stay. Whether business or pleasure, why not make the Devon Bay Hotel first on your list of new venues to visit - we look forward to welcoming you. Step outside and you are on the Promenade with its many shops, cafes, and the Landmark Theatre complex. Open all year around, we offer Christmas and New Year Packages and our nightly entertainment ensures that your visit to the Devon Bay Hotel will be enjoyable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Devon Bay Hotel

Address: Wilder Road, Ilfracombe EX34 9AF, England (Formerly Grosvenor Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Price Range: ₹ 4,022 - ₹ 5,781 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Devon Bay Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 53
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Also Known As:
Grosvenor Hotel Ilfracombe
Devon Bay Hotel Ilfracombe
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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Ilfracombe
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“Don't go to it.”
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“We had room 203 which was a very good room”
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“Room 201 was good”
Frederick111111, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Dont go.unless its summer its very cold.”
810jenniew, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
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