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The Woolacombe Bay Hotel

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to this hotel a few times now as we love it and the excellent location. It was the busiest we had seen the hotel. Check in is 4pm. We arrived early and the room wasn't ready so they kept our bags in...More

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Response from WoolacombeHotel, Marketing & Sales at The Woolacombe Bay HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your recent review of your stay with us at the Woolacombe Bay Hotel. We are so pleased that you enjoyed yet another excellent visit including your dinner in Doyle's Restaurant. There is a small card on your hospitality tray advising...More

Reviewed 15 March 2018

Part of the hotel these are just round the corner and you are able to use the hotel facilities eg the pool and play areas etc. The apartments are very well situated and the views amazing but very run down inside for the high price...More

Thank MadelineCrisp
Response from WoolacombeHotel, Marketing & Sales at The Woolacombe Bay HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay in our Beach Retreat self-catering accommodation. We are pleased you enjoyed your complimentary use of the hotel leisure facilities and also the great views! Woolacombe at times can be quiet out of season, but there...More

Reviewed 13 March 2018

Last stayed at this hotel thirty years ago. It still retains its old world charms. Maybe the decor is not everyone’s taste but the service was excellent, like the food. Pricy but worth it. We are returning in the summer with the next generations. The...More

Thank John M
Response from WoolacombeHotel, Marketing & Sales at The Woolacombe Bay HotelResponded 15 March 2018

Thank you for leaving us such a lovely review of your recent stay with us at the Woolacombe Bay Hotel. How wonderful you were able to return after 30 years, we are so pleased you had an excellent stay and we look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Been here for lunch and for a wedding but this weekend we went for an evening meal to celebrate a big birthday. We were a party of 8 adults and 2 children. The staff here could not have done any more to make the evening...More

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Response from WoolacombeHotel, Marketing & Sales at The Woolacombe Bay HotelResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a lovely review on your recent dining experience with us. We are so pleased that we were able to make your special celebration perfect, and I will be sure to pass on your kind...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely afternoon tea at The Brasserie restaurant at Woolacombe. There is not a description of the afternoon tea on the website, therefore I thought it would be helpful to post this. The portions were very generous. The cost was £16.95, but there...More

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Response from WoolacombeHotel, Marketing & Sales at The Woolacombe Bay HotelResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you so much for leaving a fantastic review of your Afternoon Tea in the Bay Brasserie, and for making it sound so delicious - We love your photos too! We are currently in the process of devising a shiny brand new Afternoon Tea menu...More

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Pool
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Libby576
12 February 2018|
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Response from WoolacombeHotel | Property representative |
Hi Libby576, Thanks for your question! Visitors aged 16 years or over may use the swimming pool, sauna, steam room & spa bath without the accompaniment of an adult. Children aged 15 or under MUST be supervised at all... More
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Brittany T
8 September 2017|
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Response from WoolacombeHotel | Property representative |
Hi, we try to keep The Bay Lido open as long as possible depending on the Great British weather! Usually we stop heating the outdoor pool around mid-late September. While not 100% accurate, I hope this information helps!
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bb54del
2 May 2017|
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Response from WoolacombeHotel | Property representative |
As previously replied, yes of course! All guests staying in our self-catering accommodation can enjoy use of all hotel facilities during their stay - the best of both worlds!
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