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Barton Hall

Kingskerswell Road, Torquay TQ2 8JY, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful 4 night stay. On arrival we had a lovely personal welcome with one of the team who went through everything we would need to know during the week, showed us around the site and then to our room. We had a lovely range of activities on our schedule and even though we were not put with... More 

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Lyme Regis, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just come back from an amazing fun time with the family ...kids 14 and 16. Met loads of amazing people and the pgl instructors are incredible. It rained and was dull most of the week but we carried on doing all the activities provided. The rooms in the hall are basic ours was too small for 4 of us with... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with my husband and kids (8 and 13) to PGL at Barton Hall for 4 nights and loved it. You are placed in a group of up to 12 people and given a schedule of activities plus some 'flexitime' which are free sessions in which you can swim,watch a movie or go into Torquay, which is lovely. The staff... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Barton Hall was really well placed for visiting tourist attractions round South Devon. The accommodation and food were as other customers had accurately reviewed - plentiful school canteen type food and the rooms were basic. My bathroom was at least tiled and had a bath mat (children's bathroom had neither) but did have the dreaded "pube ball" in the shower... More 

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PGL_Admin, Guest Relations Manager at Barton Hall, responded to this review

Many thanks for you recent review of your stay at PGL Barton Hall. We are glad that in the whole you had an enjoyable stay but were disappointed to see that there were some housekeeping issues that you have raised. Please be assured we take all feedback very seriously and these comments will be raised with the housekeeping team on... More 

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Having just returned from a week on a PGL activity family holiday, it was fantastic and very enjoyable my wife and 6 year old went as short notice frustrated by school holiday prices we found this adventure online. What an adventure, I was worried that my six year old would not be able to do anything but he could do... More 

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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Visited here for a netball weekend. The setting is beautiful, rolling countryside, amazing views and a lovely building. However I was in accommodation outside this building (which I didn't mind as it was quiet). Sadly to room was dated and tired and needs a revamp. There is no shower and the bathroom and very old, with a leaking toilet that... More 

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PGL_Admin, Guest Relations Manager at Barton Hall, responded to this review

Dear Melissa Thank you for taking the time to write a review following your recent netball trip to Barton Hall. I am delighted to read that overall you enjoyed your stay and that you had the opportunity to try out the zipwire! I appreciate your comments regarding the rooms. We have already made a start on updating the bathrooms at... More 

Surrey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

The PGL site at Barton Hall is in a beautiful location. Barton Hall its self is located on a hill and looks down across to Torquay with stunning views. The accommodation consists of chalets and also large rooms in the house. The accommodation is basic however immaculately clean with nice touches such as tea and coffee making facilities, and a... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I am 8 years old and I have just spent a week at Barton hall with my family. The activities are great fun and they let all ages go together. You're in groups of 12 but if you come together as a family of 12, like we did, then you can stay together. Every day, except for one, you will... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Last week I took the kids (11 & 18) on a PGL holiday to Barton Hall, in Devon. It was fantastic, we had SUCH a great time, I felt like I was on a school trip with the 2 of them, brilliant opportunity for the 3 of us to really spend some quality time together. (Hubby couldn't have any more... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We have just returned from a fantastic family holiday at Barton Hall. We were not sure what to expect but it was an amazing week. We have 3 children, 12,9 and 6 and they all had a great time. Would never have believed my daughter of 6 would manage most the activities. Many thanks to all the staff who made... More 

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