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Howden Court Hotel

#18 of 94 Hotels in Torquay
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Croft Road | Devon, Torquay TQ2 5UD, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sheffield
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What to say? Well, it is what it is, which is a small family run hotel which is very friendly. It caters mainly for pensioners which are brought in by the hotel's own coach and offers very good 'value for money'. The prices of drinks are the bar are very cheap and one particular highlight of the hotel is the... More 

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review. We are a family run hotel and hope to provide a friendly and relaxed atmosphere that we believe most guests appreciate. You have made a special note about our bar drinks being cheap, This is the first time we have had any comments suggesting the drinks prices are too cheap! We could... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very nicely presented hotel, run by funny and friendly staff who make you feel more than welcome. Food and drink is available as well as evening entertainment. Would definitely recommend to anyone visiting Torquay.

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind comments provided via TripAdvisor after your recent stay at Howden Court Hotel. We do appreciate feedback, good feedback is great to have so thank you. FOR THOSE NEW GUESTS LOOKING TO STAY WITH US PLEASE CALL US DIRECT FOR A MORE PERSONAL SERVICE. 01803 294844 Once again, thank you for taking the time... More 

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10 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I want to say a big thank you to all the staff who made my Mother's holiday so special. She was travelling on her own and attended your 60's themed week. She was wowed by your welcome and a stunning single room. The hotel was perfect, the food scrumptious and the staff exceptional. She had such fun and is going... More 

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing this fantastic review. We do like to make all our guests welcome and especially those guests travelling alone. You have praised us for our food, the comfortable bedroom and the friendliness of the staff. I will pass your comments onto all our staff. We look forward to greeting your relative again. The Howden Court... More 

Walsall, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

wow what a break I could not fault that hotel or the staff there one bit everything about the place is 100% perfect make you feel so welcome and comfortable just fantastic to be honest.the food was excellent and so enjoyed the 60s night well especially after winning as king willy lol but I have been told lol we all... More 

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this fantastic review. It is great to know that you enjoyed the whole experience at Howden Court Hotel. You mentioned the food, this is down to Andy our chef. You also mentioned that all of our the staff in were good. Thank you. Our recent 60's theme breaks were enjoyed by lots of people, the... More 

Dudley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

just returned from first coach holiday to the Howden Court hotel. this was a super holiday made by Peter/his wife(owners) and I must mention Brian. we had a fantastic time, the hotel is underestimated and should be gold award five star for cleanliness/food and entertainment. Having travelled all over the world all you want is home comforts which these are... More 

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Wow!!!! .....could you get a better review than this? This is your first visit to us and we have achieved a review from you that really praises us to the heights. Thank you. We have provided something that really hit home for you, it might not suit everyone - expectations can be so different from one person to another but... More 

Willenhall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Arrived at Howden court about 3 hours early, but was welcomed in and allowed to enter room as it was ready. Rooms are lovely and clean with on suite and double shower. Food was good, couple of starters to choose from each night, a choice of Meat, Fish or Salad for Mains then about 5 Desserts so plenty of choice... More 

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Super review, thank you so much. It really is a pleasure for us to receive such high praise, it shows appreciation for what each member of staff provides when working as a team. A special mention to Brian for the 'evening' entertainment programme, yes we provide Bingo with a difference! On games night we have a variety of games to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Just got back from Howden would recommend you visit the weeks theme was the 60 s and I can't speak highly enough of Brian who more than entertained us every evening laughed so much I ached he was the life and soul of the party aided by side kick twinkle they have to be seen to be believed food good... More 

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Wonderful review. Thank you. You have made a special mention regarding Brian, our entertainments manager. He really is the life and soul of the party and full of fun. You have also made great comments regarding the food - that's Andy the chef's job and he is a great chef! Also the friendliness of the staff, in really is important... More 

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Although only a partly filled coach arrived and being told that it was a 60s themed holiday we wondered what we had let ourselves in for, however our concernes were quickly dispelled by the friendly and warm welcome extended to our party checking in was first class with minimal delay By the end of our evening meal we felt like... More 

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Superb review, thank you so much. It is especially pleasing when you receive such complementary feedback from a guest that has not stayed with us before. You have highlighted the 'friendliness' experienced during your stay. we believe this is an important ingredient that helps break down any barriers and results in a more relaxed environment. We know that this is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

2nd time staying in this hotel and I'll definitely be back next year! Lovely family service, greated with a smile by the children:) The food was delicious, the rooms were very nicely set out an the overall service was a pleasure! Good value for komoney also! You walk in as strangers and you leave as friends, what a delight!

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your fab review. It is always great to have guests return and stay at Howden Court Hotel, this gives us the satisfaction to know we must be doing something right. We hope you return in the near future. All the best, Peter Proprietor More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Our second visit to howden court what a time had by all. Rooms are fantastic food you will not go hungry here entertainment out of this world .this is the best hotel we have been to in torquay. and we have been to a few well done to all the staff we will be back

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

What a great review! You have suggested that we are 'THE BEST HOTEL IN TORQUAY' - this is obviously your own opinion and we thank you for thinking of us so highly. We really do appreciate your positive feedback. For any one out there reading this please remember that we are not a 5 star hotel, we do not have... More 

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