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Anchorage Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Aveland Road, Babbacombe, Torquay TQ1 3PT, England
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Ranked #87 of 97 Hotels in Torquay
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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s.wales
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Have travelled on Gibbons mystery before and found them very good..This was a big let down,first night menu Fresh Fried Cod,I think it was frozen.Breakfast next morning hot food on cold plates ie cold food.bar left unattended several times,[lack of staff] rooms ok .THIS NOT GIBBONS USUAL STANDARD..

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean pleasant hotel we visited from the 5-8-2014 to the 7-8-2014. Nice pool,lounge bar area.The dinning -room was very pleasant but they were very understaffed and the breakfast was very small,in particular the cereal portions Cold toast ,paper thin and the first morning the breakfast was stone cold..Also in the evening in the bar one man,Jammie seemed to be ruuning... More

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here with a small group of friends overall we had a nice stay no problems , staff were all lovely location is a cheap taxi ride away from torquay town centre , rooms were fine a bit small but ok for sleeping .pool was good aswell , didn't stay for the entertainment , breakfast did the job filled us... More

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Castleford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Average hotel with friendly staff who work very hard . The place needs some investment as it is quite dated . As others have commented the food portions were very misery and not of high quality . Overall though we had a nice stay here .

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Plymouth uk
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94 reviews 94 reviews
27 hotel reviews
184 helpful votes 184 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Came here with friends and family on a special shearings self drive.just after Christmas. Lovely staff, clean rooms. Food was small and the toast mouldy, yek. St I'll had a fan time and would go back again.

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Herts.
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I paid £39 for a single room with breakfast. This is a good deal but the normal rate is higher. Staff were friendly and helpful. There is a pool but I didn't use it so cannot comment on what it's like. I had room 6 which is actually a twin. The window looks inwards to a flat roof and a... More

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Paignton, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
7 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I get to see a lot of hotels in my work and this is as good as any in its range,as you can tell by looking at the varied revues some people expect a lot more than they are paying for,hotels have strict budgets and coach firms are cutting them to the bone on prices.The staff I met were extremely... More

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Stourport, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We booked a weekend here - they accepted our deposit and then emailed to inform us that the price was twice what we expected. When I referred them to my confirmation email, they just said that the price was wrong. Needless to say our weekend is cancelled and we are going somewhere else.

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Newport, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Myself my partner and my disabled dad stayed here for 2 nights in June, we read reviews and some people will always expect 5 star at 2 star prices, we were very pleasantly surprised how lovely this hotel and staff really was. We hAd 2 disabled rooms no extra cost for single occupancy with 1 room , they supply a... More

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Bingley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

My friend and I have just come back from a stay here with the Harry Shaw coach firm whose driver Andy was a star! Very helpful staff, Richard was brilliant! Our waiter was also lovely I did not get his name. Hotel clean overall. All linen spotless. Tea and coffee in the room, hair dryer and TV. The meals were... More

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Address: Aveland Road, Babbacombe, Torquay TQ1 3PT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Anchorage Hotel 2*
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Also Known As:
Minotel Torquay
Torquay Minotel
Anchorage Hotel Torquay, Devon

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