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    The Osborne Hotel

    Wilder Road, Ilfracombe EX34 9AQ, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent59%
    • Very good26%
    • Average11%
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    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    First of all the full English breakfast was good. Evening meals OK but lacking any flair. The first impression is of 1960's very poor holiday camp. The bar was very dated. The toilet bowl in the gents toilet next to the bar was not even...More

    Thank Thinksagreatdeal
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Have just spent a week on holiday at this family run hotel, had a brilliant time, all the staff are lovely people very friendly and welcoming, excellent breakfast served by happy friendly staff, nice bar and some good entertainment. Our room was very nice and...More

    1  Thank arfurjay
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed here for two nights with my partner and other family members. I would say it's more like a b&b then a hotel. Breakfast only served between 8:30 - 9:00. Not nice at all, seemed mass produced. Very outdated decor, corridors smelt of smoke &...More

    1  Thank LSD2013
    Response from osborneIlfracombe, Manager at The Osborne HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review following your short stay here at the hotel, although I'm not sure I agree with some of your comments. The hotel offers breakfast between 8.30 and 9.30 am during weekends and is not massed produced...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My wife and I were in a weekend coach party, staying at the Osborne Hotel. The service from start to finish was superb. This hotel is family run, and you could certainly tell the difference. Our cases were taken to our room, and the room...More

    2  Thank Paul C
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Firstly we booked 9 months before we were due to stay for a family wedding. Five days before our stay we were told we had been moved to another hotel for one night then back to the Osborne for the second and third night. The...More

    Thank Sue A
    Response from osborneIlfracombe, Manager at The Osborne HotelResponded 1 week ago

    We openly appologised to you regarding your booking and explained to you that it was not our normal practice. We were very embarrassed about the situation we found ourselves in. I think offering you the discount off your bill of £10 per night not as...More

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    • US$100 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 53
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    • Ilfracombe
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    Dawn H
    8 July 2017|
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    Response from osborneIlfracombe | Property representative |
    Hi Dawn Yes we do have a two gated lift which services the first three floors of bedrooms. The fourth floor is accessed by a flight of stairs. If you choose to book here please ask for a room that's accessed by the lift... More
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    Lorrainewookcock
    12 May 2017|
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    Response from osborneIlfracombe | Property representative |
    Hi Thank you for your enquiry. I'm afraid we don't have a pool inside and or out. Thanks Sue
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    Nicholas J
    27 April 2017|
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    Response from angelabbooth | Reviewed this property |
    There were a few guests who were wheel-chair bound, but they were on coach tours. They did seem to manage, however, but I think they needed sticks to negotiate the stairs, you need to check with Nick, who is most helpful.
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    "This room(36) was larger, with a modern bathroom, Quiet to the rear of building with no sea veiw."
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    "There is only 1 small lift. If mobility is a problem you may want to request a room on a lower floor."
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