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18 Vansittart Road | Devon TQ2 5BW, Torquay TQ2 5BW, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time I've ever rated anything online but frankly this place deserves it. outstanding value for money. Fun decor, decent showers,nice kitchen and clean, everything you hope for-but in my experience rarely find- in a hostel.

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Telford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

My partner and I had the joy of staying 2 nights at "Le Papillion". We were put into one of the new garden cabins which certainly had the "WOW" factor, immaculately clean. It is a unique and very beautiful setting a stones throw from Torquay itself and offers travellers to the area a little bit of luxury for a fraction... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We stayed in the bungalows in the garden. There are only two, and they provide privacy and a really nice setting for a couple. Sitting out are, log burner and bbq. The owner is very helpful, and the main building well equipped

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

i stayed here just one night, and was travelling on a budget. This place suited me fine. Qwirky place, friendly staff. Room was comfortable, pay for shower (not much if I recall). wifi worked well. I would recommend to anyone travelling through torquay.

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Highbridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We stayed at this hostal last weekend as a football tour group. Up on entering we knew we had to pay a £10 deposit to the owner/manager who was not impressed we had chosen her place to stay and said she does not take football groups which does not state that on hostel bookers. We then had to proceed and... More

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Marga C, Manager at Le Papillon, responded to this review

Hi Matt thank you for having taken the time to write such a comprehensive feedback Although I agree we some of your comments I just like to make a comment on a couple of them 1. during check in time I will be around and available for anything guests need to ask . I would not call this " hovering"... More

Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

This uniquely fun, bright & clean hostel is everything the discerning traveller could ask for. Self service kitchen, Internet & no curfew, easy access in a well positioned, comfortable facility within an easy walk from the beach & shopping. Excellent value for money with quality European service from the owner & staff delivered with a smile. Can highly recommend whether... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014 via mobile

Really happy I chose the le papillon it was clean , Freindly and qwirky big fan!!!! I would recommend it to anyone who wants to go to Torquay and get the real Torquay experience!! Thank you again le papillon

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Although I stayed here in the off season with only two other residents, I had one of the best stays I've ever had in a hostel. I feel bad even calling it a hostel. A brilliant kitchen and outdoors area, great beds, showers and common areas. I had the most relaxing four nights at Le Papillon, made all the more... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

We arrived on my stag party 17 of us , the hostel is in a perfect place 5 minutes walk from the town and pubs and clubs . When we arrived the staff are really friendly the rooms we spotless and very well placed for large groups , Marga the lady that owns it was amazing and very helpful ,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013 via mobile

Love talking with the owner, tho Id not come for the owner she really made my trip more delightful.. Clean and felt like home. Can't wait to come back! I've stayed in a lot of Hostels and this one has been the best yet:)

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Marga C, Owner at Le Papillon, responded to this review

Hi JA I am glad that you had a good time and thanks for your great feedback I look forward to welcome you again best regards Marga l More

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Address: 18 Vansittart Road | Devon TQ2 5BW, Torquay TQ2 5BW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
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