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The Woolacombe Bay Hotel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Basingstoke, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Myself and my husband visited your hotel as we were on holiday in woolacombe, we decide to pop in to your hotel to enquire about your rooms and prices etc (the receptionist was lovely and very helpful, she gave us the information we needed). We then decided the stop for a drink and was met with a bar man who...

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Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed in a self catering apartment for a week. The apartment is very clean,cosy and modern and it is just 10 min walk from the beach. It is a very convenient location for couples,family and adult. We really enjoyed our stay! I have also had a wonderful massage in the haven spa. Definitively recommend it! Hopefully we will come...

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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

A wonderful place to stay to appreciate the Devonshire coast. With the weather on your side, you could be abroad! A very short walk to the beautiful golden sandy beach. Sea view room with balcony a must! To sit and watch the sunset. Very attentive staff, thank you.

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Thank MrsR18
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Not been to woolacombe for many years so decided to book the woolacombe bay hotel What a treasure this is from first stepping out of the car you sense the atmosphere of the place the staff are so friendly and polite yet remain proffesional we had a sea view room that was lovely and flowers i had ordered for my...

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed for 2 nights (19-21 April) in a sea view room. You cannot fault the location of the hotel but there were some niggles which could have been dealt with; 1. The noisy fan in the bathroom. I reported it to reception but was told this is normal by the receptionist and even her own bathroom fan makes the...

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Luton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

What a lovely hotel, beautiful surroundings, access to local shops and beaches, an early beach walk highly recommended, found it a peaceful place to be & relax, quality food, good service, attentive staff

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WoolacombeBayHotel, Front Office Manager at The Woolacombe Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely comments, we are so pleased that you were able to get away and relax. We are also delighted that you enjoyed the food and our service, we hope to see you again very soon! Kindest regards Michelle Worsfold

Wallasey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

The hotel is generally very good. The staff were superb, very friendly and helpful. Food is good quality. Location is excellent. Lovely indoor and outdoor pools. Be careful with your room choice though. The normal double rooms do not have king size beds so if you don't want to be squashed into a 4ft 6 double bed then you have...

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WoolacombeBayHotel, Front Office Manager at The Woolacombe Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments of which we do appreciate. I do understand your concerns with regards to our bed sizing, due the nature of the hotel and its set-up we have various shapes and styles of bedrooms therefore some rooms whether this be a Sea View or Classic bedroom will have a different sized beds. We will...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we stayed at the woolacombe bay hotel for 2 nights from 8/4/17. we were really looking forward to a relaxing family break, the hotel itself is beautiful and the grounds are immaculate. We checked into our room 100 which was lovely and spotless. However during our stay we were not able to get much sleep due to the creaking floor...

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WoolacombeBayHotel, Front Office Manager at The Woolacombe Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you again for your feedback and hope that you received my previous email. We very much appreciate your comments and only wish that we had been made aware of the noise above you so that we could have bettered your stay for you. As mentioned the tennis courts were closed during your stay which was unfortunate, the works needed...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotels location is perfect, only a stones throw from the beach and with lovely views of Woolacombe and the sunsets from the balcony. Whilst the beds were comfortable it was only a standard double in size. There is no mini bar and instead of the 1970's bedside clock/radio a docking station would be a good replacement. During the next...

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WoolacombeBayHotel, Front Office Manager at The Woolacombe Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely comments, I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay in such a perfect location. We appreciate your feedback with regards to the set-up of the room and should you be visiting again we can suggest some rooms with a larger bed for you. We very much look forward to seeing you again soon....

Hartland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from my son's wedding weekend at the hotel and cannot fault it.From the moment we arrived we were made to feel very welcome and nothing was too much trouble for the staff.Our room was spacious with a very comfortable bed,plainly fitted with crisp white linen.The view from our balcony to the sea was amazing and we were able...

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WoolacombeBayHotel, Front Office Manager at The Woolacombe Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for such lovely comments, we are so pleased that your son had a great wedding with us and that you and family had a nice stay. Your feedback will of course be filtered through to all the team involved and hope that we will at some stay have the opportunity of welcoming you all back again soon. Thank...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Much of the Hotel has been lovingly restored from the mid 1800's, creating it's unique and tranquil atmosphere. High ceilings, chandeliers and comfortable, quiet lounges are a testament to that era, and where first class modern amenities are required, they have been skilfully incorporated into the existing Woolacombe accommodation. We place high value on our staff. Trained to be attentive yet unobtrusive and to provide the kind of personal service that is so often hard to find. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Woolacombe Bay Hotel

Address: South Street, Woolacombe EX34 7BN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Woolacombe
Price Range: RM861 - RM1,224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Woolacombe Bay Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 64
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“Not Room 207!!”
YSHAIKH, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Just ask for a sea view.You won't be disappointed.”
Jessgeorge2014, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The website offers helpful descriptions of the rooms and the receptionists are amazing at helping you choose as well.”
stephanierN5910IL, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All the sea view rooms are a little more expensive, but Woolacombe has the best beach in the country, so it's definitely worth it.”
, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 303 had nice sea view”
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23betty, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
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