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Melba House Hotel

62 Bampfylde Road, Torquay TQ2 5AY, England
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Ranked #75 of 152 Torquay B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I stayed at the Melba hotel in August, we were delighted that the owners had a small blow-up bed with children's bedding set for our daughter to stay in the room with us, something we often have problems with when there are 3 of us, big thank you for that! We were greeted warmly by the owners... More

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Victoria_220714, Owner at Melba House Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind words and very happy we could help with the extra bed! We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you all again very soon! Vicki and Steve More

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Torquay during August bank holiday and as you would expect Steve and Vicki had a full house. We were very impressed that even during this busy period our hosts did not deviate from providing the personal touch which makes you feel very comfortable and at home. The cleanliness of the room was immaculate and it included a good... More

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Victoria_220714, Owner at Melba House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review, we are really pleased you had such a great time and look forward to see you again soon, Vicki and Steve More

London, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First impression is very good from Vicky. She welcomed us with warm smile and was very helpful. Steven is best at making fresh english breakfast. House is very clean. Sea front is only 5 minutes walk. we would love to come back.

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Victoria_220714, Owner at Melba House Hotel, responded to this review

Thiva, thank you very much for your kind review. It was lovely to meet you, Julia and Suzanna and we are so glad you had a great time with us. We hope to see you all again soon. Vicki and Steve More

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thank You Vicki and Steve for a nice stay especially making it as easy as possible with my gluten free allergy (glad you finally got to use you toaster!) really enjoyed myself and the friendly atmosphere

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Victoria_220714, Owner at Melba House Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks Gemma for your kind words. It was very nice to meet you all and so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you all again soon, Vicki and Steve More

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6 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The couple who ran this house were very friendly, the breakfasts were adequate, However the car parking was horrendous, it was situated on a 1 in 2 gradient and was very awkward to park your car, if you managed to park you had to get up this steep slope to the hotel, then navigate 19 stairs to your room. As... More

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Victoria_220714, Owner at Melba House Hotel, responded to this review

We are delighted that many of our guests regularly praise our breakfasts and are therefore reassured that they are far from merely “adequate”. We also cannot help having stairs – as do the majority of other Bed and Breakfast establishments. The car park is on a slope, but a 1 in 2 gradient is incorrect. We have had a number... More

Leicester, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose this hotel as a last minute break having no idea really what to expect. What a lovely surprise we got. When we arrived we were met at the door by the owner Vicki, a very welcoming and friendly lady who then escorted us up to our room. This was a bright nice sized room which was immaculately clean... More

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Victoria_220714, Owner at Melba House Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review - it was so nice to meet you and we're really glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope we see you again! Vicki and Steve More

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I booked this guest house to take my mother for her birthday, the experience started with the booking by telephone which was done in a very friendly manner giving me all the information I needed, On arrival although I had asked about stairs, as my mother finds these difficult it was a little steeper than expected, but... More

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Victoria_220714, Owner at Melba House Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review, we are glad you all enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you again soon, Vicki and Steve More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for a week in august and have to say it was one of the loveliest hotels we have stayed in, was very clean bed was sooper comfy and breakfast was great, was in a ideal place not to far from the front, Vicky and Steve where both very welcoming and you was made to feel at home as... More

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Victoria_220714, Owner at Melba House Hotel, responded to this review

Mario and Sally - many thanks for your great review. It was lovely to meet you and we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you again, Vicki and Steve More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I stayed at the Melba for a night in July. I must say this has been one of the best guest houses I have stayed in. Its super clean, beautifully decorated and the managers were so sweet. Vicki was very nice and pleasant. She saved my days by lending me a phone charger!! Thank you. The service was phenomenal and... More

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Victoria_220714, Owner at Melba House Hotel, responded to this review

It was lovely to meet you Ajithaa, thank you for your kind words and hope to see you back here one day! More

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Booked 4 nights lovely room spotlessly clean, comfy bed, superb breakfast plenty of choice . hotel in ideal position short walk to town or front .enjoyed stay so much decided to stay extra night hosts Vicky & Steve doing great job we will be recommending this hotel to family and friends.keep up the good work Vicky [loved your toast ha!... More

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Victoria_220714, General Manager at Melba House Hotel, responded to this review

Gary and Corinne, thank you so much for your great review. It was lovely to meet you and hope to see you again soon. More

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Address: 62 Bampfylde Road, Torquay TQ2 5AY, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
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