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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Falkland Road, Torquay TQ2 5JP, England
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Ranked #47 of 150 Torquay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Yeovil, England
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013 via mobile

Glendower is a very nice bed and breakfast, located a short walk from the sea front and the town. Good sized rooms and excellent en suite + free WiFi in all rooms. Good breakfast, and accommodation for vegetarians and requests. Really helpful owners, pointing you in the right direction for good pubs and trips. Would return if in the area... More

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Nuneaton, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

I recently visited Torquay and stayed in this wonderful bed and breakfast. I've been staying here with my family for many years now, and have never found one fault in the hotel. Peter and Jacky were such wonderful hosts and the rooms were always very clean and were quite spacious. Great location with many activites to do within walking distance.... More

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

Went to the Glendower for 4 nights in Aug first impression very nice.the room nice decor,flat screen tv was to small for the room & hung on the wall in the wrong place,it was to close to the open wardrobe. There was no complementary biscuits, I thought there would have been with it been a upgraded room . Breakfast ok.The... More

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Bournemouth, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

We have just arrived back from a weeks stay at the Glendower and would highly recommend it. It is wonderfully clean, really comfortable beds and a fantastic breakfast. Location is good, a short walk to the front through the grounds of an Abbey. Peter and Jacky really go out of their way to make your stay as enjoyable as possible.... More

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glendowerhotel, Owner at Glendower, responded to this review

Thank you Jane for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are delighted you and your Mother has such a good week with us and we hope you enjoy your sausages. Looking forward to seeing you both sometime in the future. More

Barry, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

We enjoyed our stay very much, Peter the proprietor went out of his way to make us feel welcome. Breakfasts were very good, especially the full English and the room very comfortable. Would highly recommend this Hotel. Bus transport was handy for Torquay as the stops are just up a little from the Hotel

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Oxford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

My Wife and I booked late for our Honeymoon which was not a problem. We had a long but pleasant drive down to Devon and were welcomed by Peter on arrival. He gave us plenty of information concerning all the relevant hot spots and then took us to our room. The room was spacious and well appointed and because we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here and as a woman what I was most impressed with was the hairdryer in the room and the communal irons situated on each floor :-). Breakfast was lush although it beat us on day 2 homemade bread is too die for :-). Peter was a formidable host and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this place... More

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Bromley, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

We booked quite late but we were not disappointed Peter and Jackie really don't know how you do it but you do, our stay was excellent arrived on a very wet Saturday but was greeted by the warmest of welcomes from Peter who can write upside down (don't mean he was standing on his head either) whilst showing places of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013 via mobile

Thank you peter and jackie for a wonderful two nights stay lovely comfortable bed wonderful breakfast with fresh fruit homemade yoghurts and. Bread plus one of the best english. Breakfasts we've ever had all in all you have a good hotel in a lovely postion and. Certainly looked after us we will definitely be back next year mandy and dave.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

A group of us who were running the British Chess Championships took over the hotel (for the second time). We were really well looked after starting with a filling breakfast - necessary as we have few breakas during the day. Many of the ingredients were home grown and, if not, locally sourced. The rooms were clean and comfortable. There was... More

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Additional Information about Glendower

Also Known As:
Glendower Torquay, Devon
Address: Falkland Road, Torquay TQ2 5JP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #47 of 150 B&Bs / Inns in Torquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Glendower 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This year to supplement our hearty and delicious cooked English breakfast which is sourced from local producers (where possible) we are introducing a range of home made products, these include Bread (brown & white) Jam and a selection of tasty yogurts. It’s not just the fantastic quality of our breakfasts that keep guests returning, it’s also our privileged position. One of the best located B&Bs in Torquay only a 5 min walk to the seafront with free internet and on-site parking facilities. Close to the Riviera Sports and Conference Center, Torre Abbey and Railway station yet situated in a quiet tree lined road. We operate a continuous improvement programme and this year another two rooms have been refurbished. Rooms are comfortably furnished and classically decorated. All are en-suite with free Internet access. Hotel features spacious dining room and licensed bar. ... more   less 
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