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Howden Court Hotel

#12 of 95 Hotels in Torquay
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Croft Road | Devon, Torquay TQ2 5UD, England
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Cannock, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

• The welcome and friendliness of the owners and staff were outstanding. They went the extra mile, especially for us in ordering a birthday cake. • The rooms were very clean, comfortable and warm. • The food was really good with an excellent menu choice. • The entertainment provided was very enjoyable – with a quiz, a raffle and bingo.... More 

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

A wonderful review, thank you. This was your first visit with but hopefully not your last. You made a special comment in regards to the friendliness, cleanliness and great food. Thank you for those remarks. You also expresses your delight at entering the hotel to find our entire Christmas décor still in place for your enjoyment - we do excel... More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from a short break at Howden Court,it was our first visit ,it will not be our last. the welcome we were given was second to none,the hotel was warm, the food was lovely and the Christmas decorations were fantastic, I felt like a child again in Santas grotto,We found it very easy to get about,took about twenty minutes... More 

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

We really do appreciate reviews from our 'first time' visitors. You have clearly stated that you will be coming back. This gives us the knowledge that we are providing a service that fits most requirements. Some of your comments stated that: The food was lovely - Andy, our chef certainly knows how to produce the goods from start to finish.... More 

Poole, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a party of 5 for a 4 night break for Tinsel and Turkey during January 2016 at the Howden Court Hotel. Upon arrival we were greeted with a warm welcome by the staff. It's not a 4 star but it makes up for the comfort, variety of good food which is very well presented, home made soups are... More 

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

Another fab review, thank you. Your party of 5 guests did seem to enjoy themselves. Once again a special mention to the chef's food and especially his 'home made' soups! You enjoyed the evening entertainment programme with a special mention to Steve, our barman and bingo/quiz master. You also liked our 'Amazing Christmas Decorations. You have also said that this... More 

Somerset, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we would like to say thank you so much to Peter Gail Val and staff for a lovely welcome this is our second time at howden hotel. the first time was in march last year we had a great time so we booked up for Christmas. our room was lovely comfortable and clean also amazing Christmas decorations the food was... More 

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

A lovely review, thank you. We do try and give our guests a memorable holiday experience and on this occasion you have made special mention in regards to our chef, Andy who produces great and plentiful food. You also stated that your room was 'lovely and clean'. Your were impressed with our 'amazing Christmas decorations', we do try to go... More 

Warfield
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just retuned from another break at the Howden, and as on previous visits had an excellent stay. As always Peter and Gail and the rest of their staff make you feel very much part of the family. The food is always good and well presented , the rooms very comfortable and clean and the evening entertainment good. The hotel is... More 

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

Another great review. Thank you. Always nice to have our guests return and also to promise that they will come back again. Your comments praised us on our food, good entertainment, handy location for town & seafront. Your group are always good fun, we look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Have a great 2016. Peter Proprietor More 

windsor uk
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once again we went to The Howden Hotel to relax, 6 of us, and relax laugh eat and drink we did. Peter,Gail and Val welcomed us old friends ( not that old) and made us feel at home the moment we parked in the car park. We always arrive as strangers with the other guest but always leave as friends.... More 

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

We are starting the New Year with a great TripAdvisor review. Thank you. Your group of 6 guests stayed with us for one of our 'Winter Warmers' 3-7th January. We retain all our Christmas decorations and your comment stating "Amazing Xmas decorations" fully shows the appreciation that goes into creating the special effect we want to give for our guests.... More 

Derby, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once again the holiday season is with us again and our older generation will be looking for a hotel that caters for their needs; especially if they have disabilities and wheel chairs etc; It has been reported in the national press that, 'Disabled Britts are being turned away in their thousands from U.K Hotels and guest houses because rooms are... More 

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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

Have just arrived home today after a Christmas break in this hotel. It was lovely. The hosts looked after us so well I was sorry to leave. There was enough food so nobody could ever say they were hungry and entertainment every night. Most of my fellow guests were like me ...young at heart. The room was very clean and... More 

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

This is a review from a 'First timer' guest, Sheila. Thank you for taking the time to write your review. You stayed with us over the Christmas period and your various comments certainly make it plain to see that you really enjoyed yourself. You made special mention to the 'Family feel of the hotel'. Other points that you mentioned were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

well what can we say another brill time at Howden, Have been coming here for quite a few years peter and Gail have always made us welcome have also the staff ,this time was a bit special for us because we had never been to turkey an tinsel and I was returning my mom from where she began. The hotel... More 

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Thank Diane W
howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

What an absolutely fantastic review! In your words, Brill! This was your 1st T&T experience with us at Howden Court Hotel although you have stayed with us many times over many years. Thank you and your family for taking part in the 'Pipers' skitty on our pretend New Years Eve - good fun. We always look forward to your visits... More 

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

We revisited this hotel because we fell in love with the place the first time we visited . Our arrival and settlement into our room which happend to be one of the garden suit Rooms which had a wet room which was ideal for what we needed this tiime as my wife had suffered a stroke some 5 weeks prior... More 

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

A lovely review, thank you so much for showing your appreciation to a variety of items as detailed in brief below. You made special mention to: *Great food - well done to Andy our chef who consistently maintains a high standard. *Wonderland of Xmas lights. *Excellent entertainment. *Attention to detail. *Nothing too much trouble. and finally... *Best T&T to date!... More 

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