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The Bahamas

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   17 Avenue Rd, Torquay TQ2 5LB, England
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Ranked #94 of 150 Torquay B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rotherham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived at the hotel and got parked easily as it has got a long driveway with ample space. We were greeted by John with a very warm welcoming and he took time to talk to us about places of interest and things to do which we thought was a very nice touch. He gave us some leaflets and a map... More

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Westbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Stayed June 2014. Looked at their website, saw the pictures and details made the booking. Easy!!! Great choice. John and Sonia such great friendly hosts, clean tidy nicely furnished room good breakfast and if you wanted to know where to go where to eat they had great suggestions.Free off road parking didnt want to leave.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The Bahamas Hotel is a lovely family run hotel with bags of style. We have been going to The Bahamas Hotel in Torquay since the current owners, John and Sonia, took over - about 7 years ago and always find a warm welcome there. Over the years we have also seen the hotel rooms gradually being refurbished to a boutique... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Stayed at the Bahamas Hotel in May 2014 for a couple of nights and really enjoyed it as the owners were friendly and helpful,the beds were comfortable and the breakfast was tasty. You are given two keys one for your room and one for the front door so when we came in at the early hours of the morning we... More

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Neath, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

My first visit to Torquay and to the Bahamas Hotel must say that John was most helpful in advising on places to go and also where to eat in Torquay, which helpedus massively. My husband, myself and parents stayed there and were very impressed with the rooms and the excellent choices at breakfast. John and Sonia are lovely, friendly welcoming... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Friendly owners John & Sonia. Stayed for 3 nights in July 2013. This was our 2nd visit and one of the reasons for coming back was the comfortable beds. Other reviewers have mentioned the decor on entry but this did not stop us from coming back as the hotel is very clean and the rooms have been nicely refurbished. Lovely... More

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Scunthorpe
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

This was our first stay in Torquay for 43 years. It was a fairly late booking for a 7 day holiday but it turned out to be a good choice as we would certainly stay at The Bahamas again if we return to the area. The owners were friendly and served up a great breakfast with plenty of choice. Comfortable,... More

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Redcar, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Having returned from short stay at the Bahamas hotel very nice friendly staff .The two rooms we had were very nice and clean much better than recent stay in a large upmarket well known hotel, breakfast was excellent , good location. The only down side are the first impressions of the hotel a bit shabby and dark could with decorating... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

This was our first stay in Torquay, but will certainly stay at The Bahamas again if we return to the area. It was ideally located, with the sea front only 5 minutes walk away. The owners were very friendly and attentive. We only had a light breakfast each day but could not help overhearing the compliments given by the other... More

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Edenbridge, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

This is a basic B&B in Torquay. The room we had was very nice however the on-suit was very dated. We were in room 1 which was on the ground floor and was in the shade of the house all day long which was really good as we were there in a very hot week, However the only smoking area... More

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Address: 17 Avenue Rd, Torquay TQ2 5LB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Bahamas 4*
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The Bahamas is a family run guest house hotel offering a friendly, relaxed and informal atmosphere for couples, families and the business traveller. The hotel offers a range of bedrooms all of which have full en-suite facilities, digital TV, free broadband internet access, individually controlled central heating and complimentary toiletries and tea & coffee making facilities. The hotel offers quality guest accommodation operating on a bed & breakfast basis, with ample free parking for all hotel guests. ... more   less 
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