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Hudson Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   545 Babbacombe Road, Torquay TQ1 1HQ, England
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Ranked #64 of 94 Hotels in Torquay
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
paula f Wales, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Booked this trip as me and my husband wanted to take my dad to torquay as he has never been.we had a really warm welcome when we got there Brian even offered to help with our bags.me and my husband had a double room my dad and son both had single rooms.all of the rooms were very satisfactory.on the first... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I enjoyed my stay and this hotel, Brian was a lovely chap and very helpful. I can however see why people are making a few bad reviews, but 1 star is totally underselling this place in my opinion. I personally didn't see the water damage that people were talking about in reception. Perhaps its been fixed. Anyways the room was... More 

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Bristol
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33 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

An ideally located central Torquay hotel. We were given the garden room which offered a separate entrance and patio/garden. The room was huge and had two beds (one double/one single). The price was reasonable considering it included a hearty breakfast and parking. Having read the early reviews I cannot agree re noise from the road. Our room was on the... More 

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Braunton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Not as advertised. Totally unsuitable for anyone with mobility difficulties or allergies to dogs. Didn't stay, went elsewhere, but still had to pay for first night. Person who greeted us didn't seem to know if he had rooms for us or not despite us having booked.

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

A great location! So many pubs and restaurants within an easy walk and plenty of places to drive and see during the day! Agree with comments about just needing to sort the entrance area out after whatever flooding has happened as this is the only thing that we can think of that made a difference on first impressions. Hotel manager... More 

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Great room with views over the bay and to Brixham from the veranda. Plenty of tea/ coffee and a chocolate each day was a nice touch. Comfortable bed and good bedding. The hall needs re-vamping due to flood, but that will be remedied in the close season. Decent breakfast, plenty of choice and friendly service. For us it was in... More 

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Tadworth, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

When we arrived we thought the hotel was shut due to the view through the locked glass door. The reception area looked like it hadn't been used for some time and the walls were grimy with mouldy pictures. We can except that there was a leak but to leave but to leave the mouldy pictures on the wall was totally... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Brian gave a warm welcome ,and was helpful about where to eat. The hole in the wall pub great ale and food tthank you. I would say just look at the reviews they all hold merrit and its a shame that Brian does not seem to accept the comments. I understand they can be taken as personal but they are... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We were expecting much worse to be honest after reading other reviews re cleanliness etc. The room was actually quite clean and we were initially pleasantly surprised. However, it's just little things that really make you feel ripped off. The reception area is pretty foul after a 'flood' earlier in the year. Apparently the owner is waiting until winter to... More 

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briney1, Owner at Hudson Hotel, responded to this review

The reception area is to be redecorated at the close of season - as in comon practice with all other hotels. There is never used laundry stored in the hotels walkways, except maybe during housekeeping work periods. However, used laundry is sometimes stored in the reception porch awaiting collection as it can be collected anytime 24 hours. I am sure... More 

rotherham
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Had problems with the hot water all week on wednesday informed the owner that it wasnt working at all was told the boiler that supplied our room was broken on thursday morning was offered the use of the shower in the next room befor the next guest checked in but that was all he could do as hotel was full.... More 

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briney1, Owner at Hudson Hotel, responded to this review

The guest was telephoned approximately a week before arrival advising him of a shower problem in the room allacated to him. I also said that he would be able to have use of a shower in another room as all other showers in the hotel were and are working perfectly. When I spoke to the guest to advise him of... More 

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Address: 545 Babbacombe Road, Torquay TQ1 1HQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hudson Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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Hudson Hotel Torquay, Devon
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#21 Luxury Hotel in Torquay

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