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Ilfracombe House Hotel

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Essex, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great stay yet again ... everything super-duper .... nice people and so so helpful ...gonna be staying here on and off don't need to look for anywhere else we have found a great nest 😆 Brilliant food,nice bar and staff are polite and friendly. Located in excellent area for theatre and just far enough away from amusements so as not... More 

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Thank Sharon D
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

24/11/2016 We had room 7 at the top of the stairs, did wonder wether it would be a bit noisy, but needed have worried. The shower and bathroom was spacious and extremely clean. The owners are wonderfully helpfully people, and they have owned it for many years. And the way they look after you, will be there for many more,... More 

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Thank jodie111
Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were made to feel welcome as soon as we had arrived. Set a stones throw from the beach but at the quieter end of the promenade, this hotel is perfect if you require a good nights sleep. The owners are really accomodating and go out of there way to make sure that your stay is as pleasant as possible.... More 

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Thank Rich F
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Set in a nice quiet area. Has parking facilities. Staff very very friendly. Decor and furniture bit dated but not a problem. Breakfast very good and there is a bar. You can easily walk into Southend; no taxis needed. I would recommend this hotel.

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Sydney, Australia
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100 reviews
73 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This place really is about making sure you have your expectations at the right level. This is Southend so there is no Hilton or Intercontinental to stay at… there is very limited options for places to stay as a family, so we ended up booking a couple of rooms for 3 nights. Overall we found this place to be a... More 

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Thank Essexboy999
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at ilfracombe only because of a mix up at a hotel we were due to stay at.how lucky we were the ilfracombe is a loverly hotel very clean and the staff were brilliant especially the young lady who greeted us on our arrival she was so helpful and polite. Our room was excellent and breakfast was delicious. We... More 

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2 Thank darrylee
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed for two nights, staff were very friendly and welcoming, our bedroom was a good size with a double bed and single bed , I also noticed they had a travel cot folded up in the corner so a good family room , the bed was nice and comfy with lovely clean white sheets. The hotel itself was a bit... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

We come here at least twice a year as we almost feel that this hotel is our second home. It is a family hotel and the staff are so welcoming that it feels as if you were staying with friends. The breakfast is very good with a wide choice of practically everything including full English breakfast. The staff will go... More 

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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Stayed here with my daughter for 2 nights in early September 2016. Due to busy period we were upgraded to an apartment. The apartment was adequate but not outstanding, could do with an update. Breakfast was adequate but nothing out of the ordinary. Staff were friendly. All in all an adequate stay but didn't stand out for the price and... More 

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Walsoken
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel is clean, the staff are nice and frindly, the Food we had was very good, but this is a hotel made from converted houses but that said it's a good 3 star hotel and we would stay with them again, the only problem was car parking

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An 'AA' Rated 4-Star Guest House which combines spacious and comfortable accommodation with a prime location close to Cliffs Pavilion Theatre and Southend's Adventure Island Funfair Park. • 20 en-suite Bedrooms & 6 fully serviced Apartment Suites • Walking distance to High Street, Cliffs Pavilion & Seafront • Free Car Parking • Free Wi-Fi • Free Full English Breakfast • SKY SPORTS in all Rooms & Bar • Fully Licensed Bar & Restaurant • Less than 7 minutes drive from Southend Airport • 1/2 Price Wristbands to Adventure Island Park ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ilfracombe House Hotel

Address: 9-13 Wilson Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1HG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Southend-on-Sea
Price Range: ₹ 5,339 - ₹ 7,836 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ilfracombe House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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Ilfracombe Hotel Southend On Sea
Ilfracombe House Hotel Southend-On-Sea, Essex
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“They look after all guests. If the room wasn't to your liking they would move you”
 of 5 bubbles jodie111, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“quiet location generally, so position of rooms is not that important”
 of 5 bubbles irsleighjohnson, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“#12 is a Family room with a little bit of sea view room..”
 of 5 bubbles purrdy3us, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“No. 12 at top but enormous and space to sit. Sea view. No. 1 is spacious and very large bathroom but at back/side.”
 of 5 bubbles 304lyndac, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Front facing have died view of sea.”
 of 5 bubbles C8439IYsarahs, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
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