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West Malling, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 21 October 2016

We booked for 2 nights, but ended up staying for 3. Nothing is too much trouble for the hosts, Jon & Caroline. Cooked to order breakfasts are really top notch. Eggs Benedict, although not on the menu, were produced the next day! Overall, an extremely pleasant stay.

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Thank RobertJohnJ
1 review
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We had a lovely stay at The Woodlands during our holiday in north Devon. It was a delight to go back to our beautiful rooms (we stayed in three different ones) in the evening after a long day of sightseeing and exploring. The rooms were comfortable, quiet, clean, with beautiful views and had everything we needed plus more. The breakfast... More 

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Thank Patricia B
1 review
Reviewed 19 September 2016

My wife and I married at the very popular Tunnels Beaches in Ilfracombe on 17th September 2016. We decided not to stay directly at the venue and instead booked 3 nights at The Woodlands, about 2 minutes up the road. The first thing to mention is that the couple who run the hotel are brilliant. They were incredibly friendly and... More 

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Thank Martin B
Sussex
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20 reviews
13 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a night at short notice when the weather forecast was too bad for camping! Jon and Caroline were very welcoming, cooked a great breakfast and were really helpful in suggesting days out locally. The rooms were very fresh and recently refurbished and the beds were extremely comfortable. The road is quiet and an easy 10-15 minute... More 

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Thank JulianR
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Really enjoyed our 2 night stay in The Woodlands where attention to detail is clearly top of their list. Great breakfast and comfortable, spotless room. The owners were so helpful and gave great advice (restaurants and things to do) which made our stay so enjoyable.

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1 Thank Jacqueline T
1 review
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This guest house is superb! Me and my boyfriend visited for 2 nights and both really enjoyed it. The owners john and caroline were really friendly and very helpful to us as we didnt know the area that well. Rooms were spotless and breakfasts was delicious! I would definetly return here if we visit ilfracombe again and I would really... More 

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Thank sashybuddymelissa
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

On arrival we were greeted by John who gave us a very warm welcoming. John took his time in explaining everything we needed to know during our stay and also provided us with a map showing us the walking directions into town. The room we chose had a view of the pretty garden. The room was very clean and a... More 

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Thank Hammies01
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 9 August 2016

Excellent stay at The Woodlands, room spotless, very good breakfast,hosts very nice,we had room 11 very spacious and good facilities , lovely garden to sit out in with a couple of G/Ts when we arrived (we took our own as Woodlands is not licensed which is not a criticism ) About a 10 min walk into Ilfracombe keep going till... More 

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Thank John H
Baughurst, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 31 July 2016

This hotel is in a good location if you like steep hills. Had a room with a balcony which was nice but needs upgrading, the floor of the balcony needs restoring and was quite small. Did not have much privacy with the windows opened as next door could see me lying on the bed. The door of the balcony squeaked... More 

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Thank Bombay23
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Myself and my boyfriend had a lovely 3 night stay here and we thoroughly recommend it. We attended a wedding at Tunnels Beaches which was just 5 min walk down the road so very convenient. The harbour and restaurants are only about 10 minutes walk away so a superb location. The bed was very comfy and the room was spotlessly... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a friendly and helpful team here who are always ready to ensure that you enjoy your stay in our clean and peaceful Guest House. Whether for a romantic escape or an activity break you will find the Woodlands an ideal place to unwind. You can be sure of comfortable accommodation. The building was recently refurbished to a high standard and provides modern facilities without losing its Victorian charm. All bedrooms are en suite with television and tea and coffee making facilities, most have garden views and some have balconies. We have a range of accommodation to suit your needs: twin, standard, premium & deluxe doubles. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Woodlands

Address: Torrs Park, Ilfracombe EX34 8AZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Price Range: £63 - £89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Woodlands 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Balcony rooms overlooking the gardens and valley are very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles RobertJohnJ, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had room 11very good”
 of 5 bubbles johnhK1804FF, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 on the ground floor is in between the reception and dining room so perhaps less private than other rooms.”
  • Lovely view of the back gardens from the room's balcony.
 of 5 bubbles TamsinSA, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room 4 - super-king bed with beautiful views over the garden and beyond. Very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 198suer, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seem to have lovely views!”
 of 5 bubbles Captain2014, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
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