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Hotel Kistor

Belgrave Rd, Torquay TQ2 5HF, England
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Hotel Kistor
Ranked #63 of 97 hotels in Torquay
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best thing about this holiday is that a group can really come together in adversity, and the group I was with certainly did that. Whilst the rest of the world has 'no meat Monday', the Kistor apparently has 'no veg Monday.' Quite distressing when the only option for dinner is fish and chips and you are a vegetarian. The... More

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Malvern Wells, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in June. Yes some big changes going on. But had a most enjoyable stay management and staff helpful food good hotel clean (yes need refurb) Meet some nice people. It was different to last year but still enjoyable Not sure what some people want. Tony and Steve doing best with new staff. Malvern Hills

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

well what can i say!! hotel awful!! scruffy food awful!! no evening meals some nights even thought we had paid for one building work going on!! we should have been informed of this before we arrived so we could have choosen to cancel holiday makers should at least have been offered a refund of some of their money on check... More

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Bury, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Stayed here in June 2014 just after manager had unexpectedly left, taking some further staff with him. Replacement staff had hardly had time to put their uniforms on but they coped well. Very polite and competent. And hard working. Roof being repaired as it was leaking. Had to move to different dining room as water coming through roof. All should... More

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Lyminster, null, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Stayed at the Kistor last month on a Torquay Travel coach holiday.Was pleased to be allocated a double room as being single I get used to tiny poky 'cupboards', also had double seaview. Although the carpet was extremely threadbare and one chair was fit for the tip I had everything I needed to keep me happy in the room. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014 via mobile

Our stay didn't go to plan as my husband was hospitalised on our first night and although this wasn't what we had hoped for, the staff couldn't have been more helpful in every aspect. I was between the hospital during the day and the hotel at night. The food at the hotel was excellent. Well cooked, well presented and at... More

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

My wife & I had a brilliant week end at the Kistor, although it needs updating (Which starts in the next few days) the Staff are so friendly and helpful in fact I do not think the word 'No' is in their vocabulary the food was basic but of good quality and good size portions, entertainment was first class, all... More

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

First Trip with Friends, hotel does need makeover, but that is being addressed. Staff were excellent and very attentive. Good location and great time alround with good company. Food was pretty good overall and bar prices were reasonable. Would certainly look to go again next year.

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

A group of us have been going to the Kistor for 5 years now for a cheap'n'cheerful weekend break at this time of year. Hitherto the hotel has been a bit 'tired', but the food has been OK, the staff very friendly, but it was CHEAP Recently under new ownership, renovations are underway, the food has improved, the evening entertainments... More

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We have just returned from the Kistor, this was our third annual stay. Once again we were made very welcome. Great hospitality great meals great nightly entertainment. The long awaited refurbishment is making progress. Thanks to all the staff keep up the good work, see you next year.

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Address: Belgrave Rd, Torquay TQ2 5HF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Also Known As:
Kistor Hotel Torquay
Hotel Kistor Torquay, Devon

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