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Varley House

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$100*
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tredegar
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed for only 1 night as we were passing through. Lovely room with sea view. Great shower and spotless bathroom. Nice bar/lounge area. Comfy bed and not a sound heard during the night. Friendly owner and an excellent breakfast with plenty of choice. Free parking and all for £70 per night. Top class and great value. Would definitely recommend.

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varley13, Owner at Varley House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments about Varley House. we are glad that you chose us through the Ilfracombe TIC, and that you enjoyed your stay at Varley House

Sudbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful, welcoming and comfortable hotel. Rod & Helen are wonderful hosts nothing is too much trouble. Our rooms (we stayed two separate nights in different rooms) were both well furnished with comfortable beds and excellent bathrooms, everything was spotless. Breakfast was plentiful with lots of choice and the cooked breakfast was delicious. We would definitely stay again and...

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varley13, Owner at Varley House, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments about us and Varley House. we are glad that we were able to make your stay with us an enjoyable one, and if you come to stay again contact us direct for best rates

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

From first contact nothing but praise for the way our booking was handled. On our arrival we were met and shown to our room and the hotel. We had a room with a sea view which was spotlessly clean and tidy. The view was great. Breakfast was good with a choice of cooked or continental style. For the cost it...

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varley13, Owner at Varley House, responded to this review

Thank you for your glowing review of Varley House. It was good to meet you all and that we were able to help towards your family gathering

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly hosts at Varley House. All amenities including free parking, good shower / bath (lots of hot water), well stocked coffee/tea facilities. Fantastic sea views from room 8 bay window, warm and comfortable although slightly dated furniture. Excellent breakfast with plenty of choice. 15 minute downhill walk to harbour, some may find it steep on the way back (although...

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varley13, Owner at Varley House, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice comments about Varley House. It was good to meet you and that we could help towards your stay

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

great place to stay, whether you are staying for ilfracombe, or going to lundy. very good accommodation, and excellent food..the house is very close to the town centre, and the ferry to lundy.. also you are able to leave your car for free at the house, but leave a donation for the lifeboats.

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varley13, Owner at Varley House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review of Varley House. By booking direct you benefitted from great rates which helped cut your cost of the Lundy Holiday

Chepstow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at Varley House again the night before our stay on Lundy in April. Had "our" twin room at the front of the house, from which we could see the sea! Also booked the single room, as a family friend was staying with us on the island. Rod & Helen again looked after us while we were there - they...

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varley13, Owner at Varley House, responded to this review

Thank you once again for your glowing review on Varley house. It was good to see you all again, and that you enjoyed your stay on Lundy Island

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booking ahead by phone was easy.We only stayed the one night but were made very welcome by the owner. Room and facilities were good. Parking for our four day visit to Lundy was fine and free!. Breakfast excellent.Price could not be faulted.

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varley13, Owner at Varley House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments about Varley House. It was good to meet you all, and glad we were able to help in some way towards your holiday

Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Comfortable room, obliging and friendly. Lovely breakfast. Farley House is well situated close to a nature reserve, with lovely walks just a few minutes away. Can't really fault it. Highly recommended

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Thank you for the great comments on Varley House. It was good to meet you both, and glad that we were able to help you enjoy yourself again.

Croydon, England
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An excellent 4 night stay before and after visiting Lundy Island. The owners were extremely friendly and attentive. No problem over car parking, despite lack of space. Could find no fault. Excellent food and surroundings. Lovely view from front bedroom.

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varley13, Owner at Varley House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review of Varley House. It was good to meet you all, and glad that we were able to help you enjoy part of your break away.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent accommodation, and breakfast was superb!Such a good choice of either English or Continental.Will definitely be returning ourselves, and have no qualms in recommending Varley House to friends and family.

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varley13, Owner at Varley House, responded to this review

Thank you for your glowing report of Varley House. We are glad that we were able to help you enjoy the end of your Lundy Holiday, and as you did on this occasion, by booking direct you get the best rates

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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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
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Varley House was built at the turn of the 20th Century for Officers recuperating from the Boer War. Hence we have grand rooms with high ceilings which make your stay even more pleasant than you expected. We have a spacious lounge where you can sit and chat, play games, or just read whilst enjoying a drink purchased from our bar.This is a nice quiet establishment ideally suited for the coastal path for walkers, opposite Hillsborough Nature reserve, and a good stopping point for those wanting to travel to Lundy island. Also all of our rooms have a stunning view of our local scenery. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Varley House

Address: 13 Chambercombe Park Terrace, Ilfracombe EX34 9QW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Price Range: £62 - £106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Varley House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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Varley House Ilfracombe, Devon
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#1 Green Hotel in Ilfracombe
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Ilfracombe
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“Rooms to the front have the sea view”
redrobo10, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“in the front rooms seemed fine”
stuartroy, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“Twin room lovely and bright, warm and comfortable. Tea, coffee, hot chocolate & biscuits on the courtesy tray. Shower gel & soap provided, which is a lovely touch! ”
abk19582015, 13 May 2017 | Read review
“We had room on first floor with nice sea view.”
oysterman2010, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“When booking ask for a Sea view room.”
rosm711, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
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