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Kingsholm Hotel

4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   539 Babbacombe Road, Torquay TQ1 1HQ, England
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Ranked #6 of 153 Torquay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

my partner and I stayed in kingsholm for 3 days and we had a fabulous stay!!! The room was comfy, the bed was lovely and the view was gorgeous!! The bathroom was spotless!! The breakfast was absolutely fantastic, it was tasty, good portions and the staff very friendly and welcoming. I would definitely recommend this hotel!!!

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Liverpool, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Kingsholm for four nights in September 2014. The hotel is immaculate and the room was first class. Free wi fi, free parking, beautiful lounge and excellent hosts in June and Carl. The breakfasts were freshly prepared and delicious. the hotel itself is within walking distance of Torquay town centre and the harbour.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely B&B run by lovely people. Clean, smart, efficient but with some friendly leg pulling thrown in. Very nice breakfast served very efficiently by the nice young man, while the nice young lady does the cooking! Second visit. We'll be back!

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Stocksbridge
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Our party's second visit to the Kingsholm (we took over 5 rooms between us) where we were made very welcome by Carl & June - nothing is too much trouble for them. Beautiful clean rooms where much thought has been given to guest's requirements. Lovely breakfast, freshly cooked to order. Many thanks Carl & June - hope to be visiting... More 

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cornwall
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

First time staying at kingsholm hotel but definitely won't be our last. First class rooms and service and excellent breakfast. Nothing was too much trouble our suitcase was even carried up to our room.

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Andover, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We have just spent a lovely weekend at the Kingsholm Hotel. The owners June and Carl were wonderful and couldnt have been more helpful, they go out of their way to make their guests have an enjoyable stay. The decor is fresh and everywhere is clean.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

me and kim stayed here for two nights at the end of October and everything was perfect and we both agree with all the other positive comments left by other guests clean and quiet easy walk to town and a great breakfast I would recommend this place to any body wanting to stay in torquay

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

Sad to be leaving today only got to stay for one night , fantastic all round would highly recommend , we will be back for sure , first class breakfast , lovely clean room , free parking , the hosts were great , really really enjoyed From Sarah and mark room 8

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

The moment we arrived we had a very warm welcome. The hotel is just outside the centre and very beautiful the hosts June and Carl are very welcoming, I would recommend staying to anyone give them a try you will not be disappointed Nice one June and Carl

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Worcester, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The Kingsholm Hotel is a great place to stay. Food and service is first class Its close to the harbour and as you walk down to the front you go past a lot of very good resturants and pubs You wont go wrong if you choice this hoel

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Address: 539 Babbacombe Road, Torquay TQ1 1HQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
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Hotel Class:4 star — Kingsholm Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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