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Commodore Hotel

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Devon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We have been visiting this hotel for meals and events for some years and been very happy - but today was either a bad day or standards have tumbled. It was a miserable day and the hotel was cool - cool reception and temperature. We were meeting a large group of friends for lunch and arrived early for coffee. The...

1Thank RWWDevon
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I went into the hotel with two business associates for coffees and a short meeting and was told that you cant have coffees unless you eat something , when we said we just wanted 3 coffees , we were told you must eat something ,obviously the hotel has so much business that it can turn away clients , I haven't...

3Thank JaT124
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We have been to this lovely hotel three times. Every visit has been charming for several reasons: + The staff which are mainly family are warm, friendly and effective. + The furnishing of the rooms and the public areas is cosy and attractive. + The location is excellent for exploring North Devon. Writing this has reminded me that we must...

Thank GrahamEHB
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I live near to this lovely hotel and called into reception yesterday to book a table for one of their pre Christmas functions. What I wasnt expecting was the Fawlty towers moment that followed. This is the one where the receptionist pretends for that she doesnt know your there for a bit, and then when finally looking up from whatever...

3Thank sadface2013
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Lovely family run hotel, great food and setting. Sun sets are beautiful, summer on the beach. Afternoon tea and 4 course meal is high quality. The rooms have been done up and are now more modern. The waiters and waitresses are very experienced and work hard.

Thank Chris R
Malmesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Not only a beautiful setting but the most kind and helpful staff with attention to every detail. The food beautifully presented with a quick service. Nothing was too much trouble , comprehensive wine list.

Thank MarionSN16
Kuantan, Malaysia
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I stayed at the hotel for 4 days during my trip to UK. The room is big and can accommodate 3 persons conveniently, but I stayed alone by myself. The room with 1 king size bed and there is a stowed-away single-bed available in the closet. There is a portable heater and desk fan available if you need additional heater...

1Thank Ramlison
Jersey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Great room overlooking the estuary, with view of Bideford. Large room, comfortable bed, very clean...just one problem the shower, dial hits the metal, so couldn't get the flow and heat right, but apart from that a lovely place to stay. Breakfast was excellent, full English, croissants, and piping hot tea, which is not easy to get right ! Enjoyed the...

Thank fraserview702
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I have been fortunate to travel the World & stay at top hotels. This hotel I have visited many times it just gets Better Quality with a Big Q Great views Fantastic Food Family Run with the Best Standards Love this Place

1Thank David J
Sherborne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We were welcomed back by the owners of this hotel for an Autumn Break (stayed with them 10 years ago) left return far to long ! Nothing has changed in the high standard of service, excellent meals, and every comfort. Obviously the hotel has had refurbishment over the past years - everything in utmost taste it cannot be faltered. As...

1Thank Michael F

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  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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Marine Restaurant
Cuisines: British
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Commodore Hotel

Address: Marine Parade, Instow, Bideford EX39 4JN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Torridge > Bideford > Instow
Hotel Class:3 star — Commodore Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 25
Also Known As:
Commodore Hotel Instow, Devon
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“There are sea view rooms at the front”
 of 5 bubbles Helena1882015, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The views front of the hotel are just breath taking. It has a large car park and is more than suitable for wheelchair users.”
 of 5 bubbles GeoffR235, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“On a sunny day its very special”
 of 5 bubbles Gundamuck, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
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