Christmas Afternoon Tea at The Carlton

Family & Friends, Come Relax and Catch Up


Our classic Afternoon Tea menu updated this year with a good sprinkle of festive ingredients. Start with a selection of delicate finger sandwiches is served whilst your choice of tea is brewed. Savoury bites include cocktail sausage rolls, mini ricotta tart and hummus crostini. This is followed by a sweet offering including Bailey’s chocolate Yule log, gingerbread biscuits and a festive cranberry and clementine scone.

Christmas Holiday

Our traditional Christmas Holiday offers a wonderful relaxing break. Four-nights packed with excellent hospitality and sumptuous food & drink.

Ilfracombe is a great base for discovering more of the North Devon Coast. Great big beaches for walking off your Carlton breakfast. And dogs are welcome throughout the year. Full details here.

Christmas Holiday

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New Year’s Holiday

Ring in the New Year and celebrate together with us. Our three-night New Year’s Holiday promises a top-class food, selected drinks and a gala dinner and dance on New Year’s Eve.

Our Brasserie offers a sumptuous fully catered experience, and you’ll have many options to explore the great outdoors or simply relax inside.

New Year’s Holiday

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Festive Menu

Our festive menu is available throughout the run up to Christmas, and is available as both a two course and three course offer.

Lunch is a bookable event, and tables of six or more are required. Dinner is served from 6pm nightly.

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Christmas Party Nights

We have put together a popular Party Night package of welcome drink, three course meal, festive crackers, decorations and dancing until midnight.

This year we are offering a pre booked drinks package to save you money on your bar bill.

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All Rooms Offer

Brand new beds & quality linen

Contemporary decoration, including blackout curtains.


Wardrobes with integral safe, personal bar, ironing boards.

Ensuite Bathrooms

Fully tiled ensuite bathrooms, fresh interiors.


Double glazing, sound proofing & controllable lighting.


Flat-screen TVs, in-room telephones, and hospitality tray.


We have adapted rooms and ensuites with options for carers to stay in the room or adjacent.

Free Wi-fi

Enjoy free superfast broadband where ever you are in the hotel for work or for pleasure.

Fresh & Airy rooms

Enjoy fresh, airy and spacious contemporary rooms, for the perfect ambience.

The Brasserie

Our seasonal menus use the freshest local produce from North Devon’s natural larder. Menus adapt to the seasons, so there’s always something new to excite your tastebuds!

Escape to North Devon

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The Carlton Hotel

Runnacleave Road, Ilfracombe, Devon, EX34 8AR

Contact Info
(01271) 862446
Have a Christmas break at The Carlton