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Whitburn Guest House

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   St. Lukes Road North, Torquay TQ2 5PD, England
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Ranked #101 of 152 Torquay B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014
gypsy12014 Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Anne and Joe took great care of us after we were double booked somewhere else. Joe went out of his way to find a room for us and they took care of everything. Anne and Joe made us very welcome, breakfast was great, rooms were really clean. We will be going back. Thank you for helping to make our weekend... More

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Calverton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

A great welcome when you arrive, lovely clean rooms and a full breakfast to start the day for you. What more can you ask for. Joe and Anne are there to help and advise you on anything you need to know about Torquay lovely people and the best of Irish.Will certainly stay there again. Kevin and Linda Murphy from Nottingham

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Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Joe & Anne welcome you into their home with open arms, and provide good clean accommodation with a good breakfast in the morning. Our daughter settled in instantly and was sad when we had to tell her we had to leave to go back home, but that is the effect Joe, Anne & Torquay has on you. Thanks Anne and... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The owners Anne and Joe took so much care of their guests; something you don't experience so often... you feel like a special guest! the room was small but very nicely decorated and very very clean! the breakfast was made with lots of care and special consideraton; definitively a place to recommend and to go back again

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Joseph L, Owner at Whitburn Guest House, responded to this review

What fun and a privilege it was to have you staying with us here in Torquay. Delighted you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you in the near future again. Best wishes and much love From Anne and Joe More

Risca, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We booked here as a last minute thing as we couldnt get into our usual B&B. We were welcomed by a lovely, friendly couple, joe and anne. As the other reviews said the rooms are spotlessly clean and comfortable but not modern. CLeanliness is more important to us. The en-suite was small but practical and again spotless with a good... More

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Joseph L, Owner at Whitburn Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. It was lovely having you staying with us. Great you enjoyed the personal attention you received. We feel it's important to show guests the best places to visit and how to get value from their stay. Holidays and time off are so important. Our choice for breakfast is... More

Taunton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

we stayed here for 1 night , we were greeted by a very cheery lady who couldn't be more helpful, also the breakfast was very good . the rooms are a tad dated, BUT they were very clean and comfortable (which is more important to us than being shiny and new)especially for the price!!, the owners even put fresh milk... More

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Joseph L, Owner at Whitburn Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We try so very hard to do our best to make your stay as comfortable and friendly as we can. Delighted you enjoyed your stay so much. We are only a guesthouse and not a big hotel so what we lose in facilities, like swimming pool, sauna etc., we gain by personal experience, friendliness and... More

Aberdare, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Lovely welcome, very clean comfortable accommodation easy on street parking, very nice breakfast. Ann and Joe are great hosts and could not do enough for us. Would recommend and stay with them again. NICOLA & STEWART DAVISON

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Joseph L, Owner at Whitburn Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Nicola and Stewart Thanks for staying with us and writing a review. Only found out how to reply!! You were very welcome here and were a pleasure to look after. Hope you are both still very well and enjoying life. Delighted to know you had a great time. Torquay is an amazing place with so much to do and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

My Colombian family and I recently had a chance to stay at this guest house and we were thoroughly impressed by service offered by Joe and Ann. The rooms were very clean and the beds were quite comfortable. It is in a nice location and it was a short distance to the center of town. Torquay is a nice place... More

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Joseph L, Owner at Whitburn Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Michelle for writing a review about us. You were so kind. Sorry for the delay in responding to your review but I have only learned how to do it today! I'm much better in cooking and preparing breakfast!!! We are delighted you had a great stay with us. Always a pleasure to help people and to make their... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013 via mobile

Ann and Jim were very welcoming and it was a very enjoyable stay. We stayed in the October half term holiday and they made sure that our ensuite room was warm and cosy.lovely stay lovely people and they couldn't do enough for us.

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Truro, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Stayed for two nights. The room was spacious and comfortable, there was a good selection at breakfast and it was tasty, and the service was very attentive. The B&B is in close proximity to the town centre, as long as you're ready for a lot of steps down the hillside! We would definitely recommend the Whitburn and will likely be... More

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Address: St. Lukes Road North, Torquay TQ2 5PD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Whitburn Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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