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The Imperial Hotel

Set by the River Taw, the Imperial Hotel is the main luxury Hotel in Barnstaple and the encompassing North Devon area. With its broad oak staircase and sumptuous delicate furnishings, the Imperial Hotel catches the enchantment and style of a dazzling of a country house.

What makes a stay at The Imperial Hotel unique?

The Imperial is an exquisite 4-star hotel with an extraordinary area close to the River Taw in Barnstaple. It is a level walk or a short drive to their sister lodging, The Barnstaple, where visitors are free to utilize the sensational leisure centre.

What are the rooms and facilities on offer at The Imperial Hotel?

The Imperial Hotel in Barnstaple has 63 hotel bedrooms, some with perspectives over the River Taw. Every one of the rooms has its own particular style, some with unbiased hues, some utilizing emotional sprinkles of gold, silver or turquoise. Most have been as of late renovated and are wonderfully improved with flawless delicate furnishings.

What can guests enjoy when staying in the Barnstaple area?

There are lovely sandy beaches at Saunton Sands, Woolacombe and Croyde; Bideford has a great range of fascinating shops; Ilfracombe, with its pretty Victorian houses, is home to Damien Hirst's Verity; the delightful village of Braunton has access to incredibly beautiful walks; the historic fishing village of Clovelly is perched on the side of a 400 ft cliff; Hartland offers 12 miles of spectacular coastline; Exmoor National Park, has a rugged natural landscape, wild ponies and deer; and Great Torrington is famed as The Cavalier Town because of its significant role in the English Civil War.

Where can guests enjoy food and drink?

At the 4 Star Imperial Hotel, you can choose where you dine. The Arlington Restaurant offers fine dining with outstanding cuisine in elegant and stylish surroundings and has also been awarded an AA Rosette for culinary excellence. The Colours Bar Bistro is a smaller, more informal restaurant, situated just off the Colours Bar, where you can enjoy a light meal or a more relaxed dining experience.

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Child friendly


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Wedding Receptions, Civil Licenses

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Spa Offsite


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Golf course (walking distance)

Extra info

Nearest Airport: Exeter

Nearest Airport Time: 1 hours 0 minutes

Nearest Airport Distance (in miles): 60

Vendor Accreditation: AA 4 Stars

Amex: Yes

Mastercard: Yes

MaestroSwitch: Yes

Visa: Yes

Number of rooms: 63

Single room price from: £87.00

Double twin room price from: £97.00

Double twin room price to: £185.00


01271 345861
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Taw Vale Parade, Barnstaple, Devon, BarnstapleEX32 8NB, United Kingdom

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