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Le Papillon

18 Vansittart Road | Devon TQ2 5BW, Torquay TQ2 5BW, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here in July. After staying at other places in Torquay, this is by far the best. We had such a lovely time. The whole place was immaculate. The Hostess was so welcoming and friendly, will definately be coming back and we couldn't recommend enough! :)

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

Thank you both for a great review I am so pleased that you liked the hostel and enjoyed your stay We look forward to welcoming you again best regards Marga More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are so happy we stayed here! My boyfriend and I are backpacking through Europe and decided to make a stop in Torquay. We found Le Papillon and couldn't be happier with our choice. Once we arrived the owner lead us straight to our room which was a private one. It was large, CLEAN, and vibrant! We spent 3 nights... More 

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

Thank you for a great review It is a good feeling when people enjoy our hostel and also acknowledge the cleaning work our staff does So I am glad that you did decide to make a stop in Torquay and found Le Papillon We hope to welcome you again best regards Marga and a warning bark from our guard dog... More 

Berlin, Germany
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Dear fellow travellers, Make your visit to the English riviera extraordinary by staying in this lovely guest house. I stayed in Le Papillon for one week and I felt like home from the minute I stepped through the front door. It's clean and cosey, the rooms are bright and colorful, you can use the heavenly garden, the fully equipped kitchen,... More 

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

Hello Nicole thank you for such a great feed back. I am glad that you liked our hostel we try to make everything as comfortable as possible for our guests We look forward to welcoming you again best regards Marga More 

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

I stayed in Torquay for 3 nights after intending to move after one. Le Papillon was extreemely clean and generally quiet- i only know there were 3 in my room so can't say itf it was a busy period or not. Arrived tuesday16th june and found it relatively easily with satnav and postcode. the payment was made up front and... More 

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

Hi thank you for writing such an informative feedback There are always new points customers raise and I dream that one day we will be perfect and please everyone :). I did not have the pleasure to meet you but hopefully some other time. Best regards Marga More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

24 singers/musicians stayed for the weekend and Marga made us feel so welcome. It was spotlessly clean, the cabins were lovely, the décor in the house was bright and cheerful and the garden was very pretty. Thank you Marga, we had a lovely time. I definitely recommend it.

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

Hello Pat thank you for such a nice feedback to return the compliment you and your group were absolutely fabulous guests Your music was enjoyed not only by myself but also by other guests and visiting friends I really hope you can come back to Torquay again best regard Marga More 

Table View, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

We stayed there for an extended period of time while looking for a place to settle. The hostel has a clean and colorful interior with the most beautiful lush garden. The accommodation is extremely comfortable and has very good kitchen facilities. There is lots of secure off-street parking. Good value for money!! The incredible hostess and her team made us... More 

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

Hallo Greg and Christina Sad to see you go but happy for you It was great to get to know you and I look forward to seeing you again soon best regards Marga and much luck and happiness in your new home More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

Both myself and my boyfriend stayed at this lovely, bright and cheerful place for 2 nights to extend our stay in Devon. I wish I had booked this place for the whole week. Marga made us feel so welcome. The hostel is so well equipped with everything to hand to make you feel at home. It was spotlessly clean. We... More 

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

Hi Tara thank you from all the Papillon staff and myself for a great feedback It gives us all a boost to know that people appreciate our work and enjoy the hostel We look forward to welcoming you again best regards Marga More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I visited here with two of my friends for two nights. it's very nice,clean and lively hostel.Situated at excellent location just a five minute walk from the train station and coach station. This hostel has various type of rooms option not only dome like other hotels.They charge 50p to use hot shower for 10 mins. Staffs are nice and friendly.... More 

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

Thank you for a great feedback We are happy that you enjoyed our hostel and hope to welcome you again in the future best regards Marga More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

This hostel was more like a hotel, it was bright, colourful, friendly, tasteful decor and very clean....also good value for money. The staff was cheerful and efficient... My partner and I loved it and will be staying there again. We can whole heartedly recommend it to anyone.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Have stayed here a couple of times. Always clean,bright and welcoming. Very convenient for all parts of Torquay and for main road access. Couples especially catered for. The garden cabins are surprisingly comfortable and cosy.

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