Welcome to The Earlsdale

Perfect for those looking to explore the beauty and tranquillity of Ilfracombe and the stunning coastline of North Devon, The Earlsdale offers modern and peaceful Adults Only Bed & Breakfast accommodation with first class hospiltality.

With a commanding position at the gateway to Ilfracombe, our grand Victorian Villa was designed by renowned architect W H Gould in approximately 1885 and enjoys a convenient location with lovely valley views.


Within walking distance to the South West Coastal Path, Ilfracombe Town, Harbour, Restaurants, Tunnels Beaches venue and the Landmark Theatre - The Earlsdale Bed & Breakfast also offers a private car park for most rooms with EV Charging facilities (please check when booking). The amazing beaches of Woolacombe, Croyde and Saunton are only minutes away by car.

With beautiful and premium accommodation, first class hospitality, hearty breakfasts, Free WiFi and parking - The Earlsdale offers Bed & Breakfast at it's finest.

The Earlsdale Bed and Breakfast

51 St Brannocks Road

Ilfracombe, North Devon

EX34 8EQ


Tel: 01271 863653

9.8 out of 10 - Booking.com - 'Exceptional' 

5 out of 5 - TripAdvisor - 'Excellent' 

4.9 out of 5 - FreeToBook- '100% of our guests would recommend us'

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We have 7 ensuite bedrooms with Twin, Double or King Beds.

Click on 'Rooms' above to find out more and choose your perfect room.

All bookings include breakfast.

Rooms at The Earlsdale
Rooms at The Earlsdale

King Room (Room 7)

Rooms at The Earsldale
Rooms at The Earsldale

King Room (Room 2)

Rooms at The Earlsdale
Rooms at The Earlsdale

Small Double Room (Room 3)

Rooms at The Earlsdale
Rooms at The Earlsdale

King Room (Room 7)


A new era for The Earlsdale

Originally called ‘The Earlsdale Hotel’ from the 1910s, our grand Victorian villa was later known as ‘Sea Breeze’ – but under our ownership from 2019 - the original name of ‘The Earlsdale’ has been reinstated and it's Victorian grandeur is being revived.

Lewis and James are proud to carry on the long-held tradition of providing premium Bed & Breakfast accomodation for visitors to Ilfracombe, Exmoor and the stunning North Devon Coast.