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When you book directly with us via our own booking engine, not only will you get the best price, you’ll also receive other benefits, deals and offers.

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Book Direct For The Best Deals

When you book direct via our own website, you will always get the best price and the best deals. You’ll also receive other benefits and seasonal offers throughout the year. You are also helping us by cutting out the middle man.

Dinner Inclusive

Dinner is only bookable via our own website, or by calling us direct or in person. We don’t offer dinner inclusive rates via third parties like and Expedia. Also, when you pre book dinner as part of your room rate, you’ll get an additional 20% to spend on food. Book two nights dinner inclusive as part of your stay, we will treat you to a glass of wine or drink from bar as part of your meal package.


Book direct and you have a choice in welcome drink, such as our barista coffee, pot of tea or something from the bar, a glass of chilled white, lush red or beer, to enjoy during your stay with us. Enjoy our gift pack of hand made biscuits ready for you on arrival.


Some facilities, like our gun safes, are free when you book direct. If you book via a third party, we will make a charge for this service.

Room Upgrade

Where we can, you will always be upgraded to a better room if we have this available – free of charge.

Cream Tea

Stay for more than 3 nights during the autumn and spring, a Devon cream tea is served if your booking was made direct. Please ask about this voucher deal.

Dogs Stay Free

Your four legged companion can stay free when you advise us on booking, and made via our website or on the phone.


If you are part of a group, we can often offer a greater discount or benefit. Shooting parties can enjoy a great deal on our evening meal especially in the autumn, winter and spring months. Or perhaps you are considering booking a wedding group stay. So long as you achieve the agreed minimum number of group nights then we offer a rate discount and free dinner on one evening. Please ask us for further details.

Terms & Conditions

Certain deals are limited, for example out of the summer season, or when your rate has already been discounted from our published tariffs. Please ask us at the time of booking.

Treatment Therapies

Be a happier and healthier you. Take a look at our therapy treatments and pamper package menus and give us a call on 01271 862446 or email if you’d like to add something special to your booking.

Car Parking

We offer car parking on a first come first park basis without any charge. The streets around The Carlton are unrestricted. There are a number of pay and park places in the town.

All Inclusive

Sumptuous beds & quality linen

World class beds, high thread count linen. Contemporary decoration, including blackout curtains.


Wardrobes with laptop sized safe, hairdryer, ironing boards.


Fully tiled ensuite bathrooms, fresh interiors and toiletries.


New double glazing, sound proofing & controllable lighting.


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


Adapted bedrooms with wet room, and options for carers to stay in the room or adjacent. Step free access to 95% of the hotel.


EV charge point for most types of vehicles.


All our tariffs include a freshly cooked & plated Full English and Continental buffet breakfast.

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The Carlton Hotel

Runnacleave Road, Ilfracombe, Devon, EX34 8AR

Contact Info
(01271) 862446

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