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Kingsholm Hotel

4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   539 Babbacombe Road, Torquay TQ1 1HQ, England
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Ranked #9 of 150 Torquay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

this is a lovely b and b in a prime location the hosts were very helpful and the breakfast was superb. The room was very clean are there was tea and coffee facilities in the room also with biscuits. There was also free shower gel and shampoo and it wss nice to have a flannel.

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Hilversum, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Superb. Outstanding. Magnificent. Just a few of the words that don't even begin to describe our stay at the Kingsholm. From start to finish, an amazing experience. Very clean rooms. Incredibly friendly and helpful hosts. Carl even does valet parking, taking the car at the back of the B&B on our day of arrival and also making sure it was... More

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Matlock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having just returned from another 6 night stay at The Kingsholm,(our 5th stay so far), we still wouldn`t stay anywhere else. June and Carl are great hosts from the moment you arrive, till the moment you leave. They look after all their guests, both old and new and have time for everyone. The rooms are comfortable, clean, serviced daily, and... More

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shrewsbury,shropshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just had a weeks stay at this fantastic hotel,Carl & June are doing an amazing job there, nothing is too much trouble, full breakfast is excellent,we were in room 3 with a side view of the gardens opposite the hotel. Very clean, spacious & comfortable. 5 minutes walk to restaurants, & Torquay Harbour. Cannot fault it in any way.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My second stay at the kingsholm and this time I took my 80 year old mother with me.Carl and June made us all feel welcome as usual, nothing was to much trouble for them, they put themselves out to accommodate my mother and us.What ever you need in a guesthouse, the kingsholm as got it, cleanliness, always on going updating... More

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

Came down to Torquay to visit friends and stayed 3 nights at the Kingsholm. Could not fault the place, the hosts are 2 very lovely people who cannot do enough for you. The overall look and style of the hotel is bang up to date, nothing was shabby or tired looking. The breakfast was excellent and service was brilliant. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly and welcoming with an excellent full english! June and Carl were really good hosts from start to finish of my four day break! Torquay is an interesting seaside town with loads to do and see and is central to all other places on the coast with a good local bus service a five minute walk away from the... More

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

very friendly and helpful from the time we arrived to the regretfully time we left . the room we stayed in was fantastic and more than enough wardrobe space and a large chest of drawers for all our clothes . the breakfasts were first class loads to choose from and endless tea and coffee and fruit juice. the hotel was... More

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

First time in Torquay and we really enjoyed it , Great breakfast with plenty of choice, Carl was always around ready to top up the tea and coffee. Good size room with a good sized bed, mattress a little un-comfy for me but that's not the owners fault (suppose you get used to your own bed).Excellent location to the harbour... More

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Arbroath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for four nights in room no4. The room was perfect spacious,clean and with a large bathroom. The whole hotel is well decorated throughout and is perfectly situated only a 5 minute walk to marina , many restaurants and bars. The owners June and Carl were very welcoming,friendly and helpful. There was a good choice for breakfast with... More

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Address: 539 Babbacombe Road, Torquay TQ1 1HQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Kingsholm Hotel 4*
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The Kingsholm is a fine Edwardian guest house situated only 350 metres from Torquays famous harbour and town centre with some of Torquays finest restaurants just a few minutes walk away. ... more   less 
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