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    The Olive Branch

    56 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9DJ, England
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          “olive room” (9 reviews)
          “top floor” (18 reviews)
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed 17 June 2016

          Stayed here for 2 nights this week. Fantastic location, very big room with king size bed that was so comfortable and the breakfast was as good as it gets. We will definitely be back. An amazing restaurant in the evening that offer guests 10% discount...More

          Thank Daviesgd
          Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

          All in all the stay was very enjoyable. We stayed 2 nights in room 3. The room was spacious and the view from the bedroom was gorgeous, over to Verity and the Bristol Channel. The accommodation was spotless and the toiletries provided were luxurious and...More

          Thank Frannie R
          Response from paul c, Owner at The Olive BranchResponded 8 June 2016

          We thank you for your review it is most kind of you to take the time. With regards to the lock I can assure you that they are 2 years old and not faulty, I can only presume that some how the key was used...More

          Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

          Visited as part of a dive trip with obsession. Perfect location for it, with the harbour outside the front door. On arrival you're given keys to the building which is also a restaurant. You let yourself into the restaurant after hours. Lots of stairs brought...More

          Thank Jon_Dodsworth
          Reviewed 4 June 2016

          We stayed in the superior room which was lovely. It had everything we needed, even a fridge to keep our drinks cool! There were DVDs and books to borrow as well for a quiet night in. The hosts were welcoming and friendly. The breakfast was...More

          Thank Clare T
          Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

          Went out with friends had a fantastic and 3 course meal. The dishes were so full of flavour and delicious, with great presentation of every starter, main and pudding. I would definitely go again and felt very welcome by staff

          Thank Alison041982
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          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • US$106 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 5
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          • Ilfracombe
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          • The Olive Branch Ilfracombe, Devon
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Roy F
          I have been told there is no in house parking at the Olive Branch can anyone tell me the best place to leave a car for 3 days please.
          31 March 2016|
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          Response from paul c | Property representative |
          Hi Roy, parking is available at the bottom of Fore Street, 2 min away, the cost is £3.10p per 24hr, Fore Street being the oldest Street in Ilfracombe is narrow but you can pull up outside and drop your luggage off. Hope this... More
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          Christine S
          can i get irish cream to drink
          3 December 2015|
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          Response from paul c | Property representative |
          yep.
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          Wendy D
          Nothing thanks seen it all on line
          23 April 2015|
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          Response from Wendy D |
          Nothing to say
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          Room Tips
          "Steep stairs to top floor but worth the view."
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          "Go for the large superior."
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          "Ask for a room with a view of the harbour"
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          "We stayed in room 5 and it is superb"
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