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Malvik Municipality, Norway
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Great location in the centre of Porthcawl, I had a room called the French room at the top floor, the interior was different and very nice, the room had wooden floors which i appreciate. A separate en suite toilet and a bathtub in the bedroom. The bathtub was not very practical for a morning shower but it worked. I found...

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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Although we are regular visitors to Porthcawl to see my father, this was the first time to stay at Olivia House. We were warmly welcomed by Annette and shown to the Gemini Room on the top floor. I guess the room might have been slightly smaller than others but still perfectly adequate for our one night stay. It had a...

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Sherburn in Elmet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for the fourth time when down to visit my father. This time brought my teenage kids with me. Lovely affectionate greeting and hug from the wonderful Annette. Rooms gorgeous and characterful --my daughter now has me looking for shabby chic bedroom furniture for her! Annette showed great humour and patience when my son managed to lock himself out...

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Rhondda, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2016

My husband and I stayed at Olivia House for a night away, it is a very warm and friendly Guest House, we had the King's Room, which had everything you could have asked for!! Lovely comfortable bed, luxury bath tub in the bedroom and plenty of amenities on offer too! The location was great, in walking distance to the town...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Had a perfect stay on saturday 17th september. Beautiful boutique room (the french suite) with a fabulous roll top bath and super comfy bed. We were a stones throw from the sea front and all the bars and restaurants. We had a full english breakfast, never ending coffee and plenty of fresh fruit to choose from. All very tasty. The...

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Rugby
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

This was a good choice for somewhere to put my head for the night as I was working locally. The room was clean and comfortable, the welcome was nice and the breakfast hearty. It's also in a quiet neighbourhood but within a few minutes walk of the seafront and local amenities. I wouldn't hesitate to stay again or recommend it...

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Thank GorillaFoot
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Beautiful location in a lovely road. Very welcoming on arrival and couldn't do enough to please. Rooms and beds were extremely comfortable and clean. The Hotel is an Aladdins Cave of world treasures- quite lovely. To polish it off the cooked breakfast was super. A wonderful host and we would definitely go back again. Fans from Coventry

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Thank sueN8668QT
wales
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

What can I say, last minute trip only to find this amazing gem. Olivia House is a very beautiful place to stay and we had a lovely welcome from Annette. I would definitely stay here again as the rooms here are exquisite & our bed was like sleeping on a cloud, very comfortable I wish we could have stayed another...

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Thank mexic069
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner stayed here for a night, booking last minute and were accommodated for in every way by Annette. Room was gorgeous and very well kitted out, and breakfast at nearby Olivia's cafe had lovely choice and atmosphere. Recommend wholeheartedly.

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St Davids, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Stayed in the King's room which was very atmospheric along with being very comfortable. Annette is very friendly and made us feel very welcome. Breakfast at the nearby bistro was worth the short walk. Would definitely stay longer next time and recommend to friends.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Olivia House, Porthcawl's only Boutique Bed and Breakfast. Indulge yourself in the splendor of our magnificent surrounds and awaken to our fantastic, locally sourced full Welsh breakfast ... more   less 

Additional Information about Olivia House

Address: 44 Esplanade Avenue, Porthcawl CF36 3YU, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Vale of Glamorgan > Porthcawl
Price Range: RM415 - RM553 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Olivia House 5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“All rooms quiet”
 of 5 bubbles sueN8668QT, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All good, spacious and well appointed.”
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“loved the kings room but would be happy in stay in any of the other rooms”
 of 5 bubbles derrickp2016, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Choose a double room”
 of 5 bubbles Scampy7, 26 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Balcony suite. My first choice. Just beautiful”
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