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The Imperial Hotel

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel is just lovely,quiet rooms so we sleep well,amazing food so we eat too much. Nothing is too much trouble the staff are all attentive and helpful no one is unhelpful. There are lots of places to visit around the area,RHS Rosemore 20 minutes away,Croyde just down the road. I would highly recommend this hotel. A good place to...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Having not been to this hotel for about 2 years it was a nice return visit.We noticed that some refurbishment had been done, very tasteful and they had installed some new fires in the sitting room making it very warm.The service could not be faulted and the food was very good.Would not stay anywhere else when we come to Barnstaple.

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Devon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed with you over the 3 day Easter Period. The accommodation and food were excellent. Previously we had had complaints in November regarding the food, but this time there wasn't a single thing to complain about. The staff were superb, really friendly and professional as always. We had visited a nearby hotel in Instow for lunch, as friends of...

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Street, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Have just spent another few days at this lovely hotel. It is in a beautiful position not far from the town (only a five minute walk if you are sprightly) and with a lovely view over the river. The staff are all very friendly and helpful. The rooms are very clean and we were lucky enough to have a river...

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Ilminster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

With wonderful food, staff who could not be more helpful, it is a pleasure to stay here. My only criticism is that the single beds could be a little bit bigger! The river facing room was very comfortable and offered everything one could want including a basket of fruit. The hotel is ideally situated for a five minute walk into...

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Only spent one night here a few weeks back but it was lovely. I hear the other Brend hotels are very good as well however this one was well placed for accessing the town centre easily. Lovely food and comfortable rooms.

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of our regular trips to the Imperial Hotel this time for the Easter Break Offer. As usual we received a warm welcome, despite a problem with our room allocation, which was sorted out with an air of calmness and efficiency. Staff are always attentive and friendly, with the Chef continuing to offer a wide ranging menu and copes with...

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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I spent a night here meeting friends and family. The Imperial's staff could not have been more attentive and helpful. Dinner in the Arlington Room was 'the best' and the 'full English' in the morning was a great way to start the day. we would certainly recommend The Imperial.

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Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived late at night and fell into the most comfortable beds in a beautifully decorated room. We had a lovely cooked breakfast and left on our journey refreshed and well fed. Lovely traditional hotel

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Discovered the Imperial Hotel in Barnstaple whilst searching for short break accommodation in the area. Great service, excellent food and scenic river facing room. Really surprised by the high level of customer service and attention to detail. To all at the Imperial - well done for upholding such high standards.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The elegant Imperial Hotel, Barnstaple, North Devon, is part of the prestigious Brend chain of West Country hotels. Overlooking the River Taw at the heart of the market town of Barnstaple, this exceptional four-star hotel combines old-style charm with the highest standards of comfort and service. Whether you're looking for a family holiday or a peaceful break, the Imperial is the place for superb service. The hotel is also a popular venue for conferences, banquets and weddings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Imperial Hotel

Address: The Imperial Taw Vale Parade, Barnstaple EX32 8NB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Barnstaple
Price Range: €107 - €238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Imperial Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 63
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Imperial Hotel Barnstaple
The Imperial Hotel Barnstaple, Devon
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“ Ask for firmer pillows if preferred”
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“River view frontage”
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“Take a river view room if available”
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“River views come with a higher price, but are well worth it.”
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“Rooms looking over the river are beautiful. ”
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