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The Daylesford

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   60, Bampfylde Road, Torquay TQ2 5AY, England
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Ranked #37 of 152 Torquay B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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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
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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English first
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just spent two nights at the Daylesford, Jane and Martin were perfect hosts. My Husband is gluten free which for some is all too inconvenient. On arrival we were greeted with a lovely cup of tea and Jane had baked gluten free muffins, my Husband was delighted. Jane is super at baking, make sure you leave enough space after breakfast... More

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Martin K, Owner at The Daylesford, responded to this review

Thank you very much for this great review; we really do appreciate it. It was a pleasure to meet you both and we're so pleased you enjoyed your stay. We'd love to see you again in the future. Jane & Martin More

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Daylesford was perfect. Jane and Martin are extremely welcoming (with tea and cake on arrival) and make it feel homely, they have a good knowledge of the local attractions...etc. The breakfast was healthy and delicious with a range of choices sure to please everybody! The house was beautiful, up-to-date and clean with the rooms being serviced everyday (continuously stocked... More

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Martin K, Owner at The Daylesford, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time out to review our hotel and for your favourable comments. We thoroughly enjoyed having your here and wish you all the very best with your future travel plans. Jane & Martin More

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a lovely room with the extra of a small lounge with everything you need. Tastefully decorated with nice comfy bed. Martin and jane are great hosts . With nothing too much trouble. Ready to suggest anything from restaurants and bars to Walks and delicious cream teas. Great breakfast to start the day. Including fruit. yogurts. Cereal. And a choice... More

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Martin K, Owner at The Daylesford, responded to this review

Thanks for your wonderful review; it was lovely to meet you and we look forward to seeing you both again. Martin & Jane More

Stockport, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Daylesford is a comfortable guest house conveniently located for the promenade in Torquay. We stayed in the Junior Suite for eight nights. The rooms were always kept beautifully clean, as indeed is the whole of the house. There were many nice touches; bottled water in the rooms (replenished every day); bowls of fudge in the lounge and hall; and... More

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Martin K, Owner at The Daylesford, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this wonderful review. We know you encountered some technical difficulties in doing so and we admire your tenacity! It was a pleasure to have you both here and we look forward very much to your next visit. Kind regards, Martin & Jane More

Harrow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Having booked a week at the last minute we were not disappointed. The warm welcome of coffee and cake on arrival by our hosts Martin and Jane was well received. The room was comfortable and beautifully clean. The breakfast was cooked to order and the fresh fruit and home made cake was a bonus. Should we visit Torquay again we... More

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Martin K, Owner at The Daylesford, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review; we really do appreciate your kind words and would love to welcome you both again. M&J More

Gloucester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This was our first visit to Torquay & we chose the Daylesford for its great reviews & have to say we were not disappointed - after a long delay with traffic arriving we were greeted with big smiles fresh coffee & home made cupcakes on the terrace -perfect start . Jane & Martin are lovely hosts first name terms with... More

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Martin K, Owner at The Daylesford, responded to this review

Thank you for this fantastic review and glad you like Torquay and plan to return. Look forward to seeing you both again. M&J More

Bishop stortford
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

What a great place! Nice breakfast, good view, looks through the window smell fresh and bed so comfortable, free parking.. Me and my son like the hotel he's happy with the fast WIFI as he like to play game on IPad.. It's excellent I recommend.

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Martin K, Owner at The Daylesford, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your great review and glad the WiFi was up to speed for your lovely little boy. Hope to see you both again. M&J More

Reading, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
11 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We were in Torquay again and decided to stay with Jane and Martin for a second time. Another perfect visit. Excellent welcome with scrummy home made fruit cake and tea and coffee, very comfortable and spotlessly clean room, brilliant breakfasts and a lovely atmosphere. We shall definitely stay again next time we have occasion to visit Torquay and highly recommend... More

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Martin K, Owner at The Daylesford, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great review. It was lovely see you again and we look forward to your next visit. M&J More

Havant
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 via mobile

Our first foray away from taking the kids on holiday and we are so pleased with our choice. Our hosts were lovely and our room very clean and tidy. Their knowledge of the area was very good and they offered suggestions. The breakfasts were well cooked by Martin and nothing was too much trouble. Added bonus for us was the... More

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Martin K, Owner at The Daylesford, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. It was lovely to meet you and we hope to see you again. M&J More

Pencoed, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Excellent first class accommodation. Attention to detail, lovely comfortable beds and beautiful bed linen, Lovely cooked breakfast. I cannot recommend this Bed and Breakfast enough, absolutely fab. Thanks Jane and Martin, We will be back. Mr & Mrs Hughes South Wales

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Martin K, Owner at The Daylesford, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review us. We really appreciate your comments and look forward to seeing you all again. Jane & Martin More

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Additional Information about The Daylesford

Address: 60, Bampfylde Road, Torquay TQ2 5AY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #37 of 152 B&Bs / Inns in Torquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Daylesford 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Four Star Guest Accommodation - Silver Award 2006, 2007 & 2008. Quality guesthouse providing a high level of hospitality and comfort. Located on a tree-lined road, within walking distance of the Riviera International Conference Centre, sea front and town, The Daylesford has a unique charm and character. For food lovers, we can provide personal recommendations to for example The Elephant Michelin Star Restaurant, The Number 7 Fish Bistro, Prezzo, Treasury brasserie and The Hole in the Wall, a truly excellent gastro-pub. ... more   less 
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The Daylesford Torquay, Devon

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