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Redruth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yuk! First impressions of chalet were old and dated but ok, bathroom was clean and cooker wasn't too bad. Went on the sun £10 holiday so didn't expect their top apartment lol. Went to the club on the first evening, that was ok, usual holiday park entertainment, drinks pub prices. Opened the chalet door when we got back and it...

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Falmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good apartment, with clean bathroom, shower and kitchen. Electric cooker, microwave, hairdryer, comfortable bed, TV, DVD player. Wi-fi in reception area with good seating, restaurant serving breakfast and meals, bar with large seating area, stage and dance floor. 15 min walk into town, downhill, a steep walk back but bus stop right outside site. Lovely seaside town, walks, theatre....

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New Tredegar, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After reading reviews about Ilfracombe holiday park I was really worried about the cleanliness of the apartments. I booked a gold apartment as advised by other reviews, and was pleased to find that they were clean and comfortable. The kitchen had everything you required. Didn't use oven so cannot comment, but microwave, toaster,kettle, fridge were very clean. Bathroom with shower...

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Braunton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another great festival weekend at John Fowlers Ilfracombe site. The Solid Entertainments organised Blues Festival was another huge success with some great names and sounds over the three days . Many in the crowd having travelled far and wide to enjoy the music , it is a shame that more local people do not support this event as it is...

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Dudley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here in the children's half term holiday October our apartment was ok curtains was dirty and some were ripped the matress on the double bed ad springs sticking out so was not comfortable to sleep on the child's room wax ok there was no shower and as I suffer from artritis in my spine and knee could not...

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Banbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We booked on the morning of travel it was a last minute booking. Arrived found our apartment and settled in for the evening only problem was we didn't have any bed linen so off I went to reception. The next day we realised just how dirty the place was in daylight. On the evening of the second day the wife...

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Went along for half term , booked through Hoseasons for £139.00 for gold apartment 2 bed. On arrival the apartment was ready by 3pm and was nice and clean, however, the fridge freezer was so iced up I couldn't open the door and the light bulbs and the fan in the bathroom were broken, within an hour maintenance had come...

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Falmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Poor accomadtion very dirty and unwilling to help. Shower unit was black. Where it had not been cleaned properly plug kept glogging up and flooding. Nest of tables broken. Mattress on bed just didnt fit the base. And washing up bowl in the sink needed to be thrown in the ben

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Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016

The Holiday Park and facilities were of a good standard and the staff were very helpful and friendly. The entertainment was good and the food was great at the onsite facility. The accommodation itself was what let the holiday down. The beds were very comfy but the lack of a shower really let it down. I tried using the shower...

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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Total waste of money! It was dirty, damp, smelly, run down and small. The heater didn't work and the mattresses and bedding smelt damp and mouldy. We complained 3 times and no one came. Would not stay here again if you paid me!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Ilfracombe Holiday Park has everything you could want on a family holiday. A 56’ heated pool, a sauna, children’s play areas and an internet cafe provide you with all the comforts of home and more. Relax in our pool during the day, and then head to the Exmoor Club for the evening’s entertainment, free to everybody staying at our Ilfracombe Holiday Parks. This park is set at the top of the valley Ilfracombe lies in, so you get views right down over the town and out to sea, exactly what you’d expect from a Devon holiday. If you don’t want to deal with cooking on holiday then our Farmhouse Kitchen Restaurant can cook you up a wide variety of fare, from low price snacks to full grills and specialty dishes. We even offer takeaways. If you are going to cook for yourself, our onsite shop sells everything you’ll need, and there’s a Tesco superstore just a five minute walk away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ilfracombe Holiday Park

Address: Marlborough Road, Ilfracombe EX34 8PF, England (Formerly John Fowler Ilfracombe Holiday Park)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Price Range: £29 - £99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 324
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John Fowler Ilfracombe Holiday Park Hotel Ilfracombe
The Ilfracombe Holiday Park Devon
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