The Collingdale is an award winning four star Victorian guest house, offering bed and breakfast accommodation which is perfect for your Devon holiday.
Beautifully situated directly on the South West coastal path, with miles of uninterrupted views across the harbour and Damien Hirst's sculpture 'Verity' and magnificent cliff top scenery of Hillsborough Nature Reserve. We are just a few minutes walk to the beautiful historic harbour with its excellent selection of restaurants, shops, cafés and galleries and the ferry to Lundy Island . The town centre, Landmark Theatre and famous Tunnels Beaches are also within easy walking distance.
The Collingdale is beautifully furnished throughout and has nine guest bedrooms, six of which have the stunning views of the harbour and Nature Reserve, with three rooms overlooking the front of the building and the wooded area beyond. Some of the rooms have original Victorian features with marble fireplace, plaster coving, vaulted ceilings and sash windows, plus comfy beds, flat-screen TVs and many thoughtful little extras.
The guest lounge, with it's sumptuous leather chairs and sofas, provides a pleasant relaxed atmosphere to sit and read, play a board game, watch television or just sit and enjoy the splendid scenery.
Relax in our cosy bar where a good selection of beers, wines and spirits including single malt whiskeys and fine brandies are available for you to enjoy.
Our elegant dining room displaying original paintings by local artists, serves freshly prepared and carefully presented home cooked cuisine; using local Devon produce as available.
Start the day with our delicious “Award-Winning” breakfast which is freshly cooked to order using handmade sausages, thick cut bacon and free range eggs and a good choice of cereals, fresh fruit and yoghurt. There are lots of vegetarian options including our “Meat Free Full Devon” or why not try something from the sea with our locally caught natural smoked haddock served with a poached egg or kippers.
The dining room leads to our sun terrace over-looking the
harbour where you can relax with your morning coffee or an
aperitif in the evening.
Our pleasant sunny garden is an ideal place to relax and enjoy the flowers displayed in our many hanging baskets and terracotta pots and we are proud to announce that we have won first place in Ilfracombe in Bloom for several years running.
Please note that in line with new legislation we are a non-smoking establishment, but have areas outside where smoking is allowed