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The Elmdene

5.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Rathmore Road, Torquay TQ2 6NZ, England
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Worksop, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Elmdene last week (w/c Mon 7th July ) this was our second visit. The hotel is a perfect gem. It is faultless. Carol & Andy are all you would hope to find as hosts. The standard of our room was first class with a high degree of attention to detail in the fixtures and fittings and... More

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

Once again an excellent stay at The Elmdene. The welcome was great. Andy and Carol are so friendly and cannot do enough for you. Room 1 was spotless like the other rooms we have stayed in when there. Breakfasts to die for. Looking forward to next year!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We picked Elmdene for our short break in May, based on reviews, and what a great choice. Carol and Andy have done a great job on the quality of the interior. Our room was on the second floor and was very spacious, with all the little touches you could want, small fridge, dressing gowns etc. Breakfast was excellent with a... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just come home from what was our fourth visit to the fabulous Elmdene in Torquay. We have stayed in four different rooms, every one of them has been immaculate and we can't wait to try out the remaining two.! Carol and Andy are the perfect hosts. They are pleasant and helpful at all times and never overbearing. The breakfasts freshly... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Booked this hotel due to rating on trip advisor and have just completed a four night stay with my wife in Room 6 . Rooms five and six are in the converted roof space. The rooms are clean, well thought out and have modern with facilities as indicated on the hotel website. Although the weather was warm during our visit,... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Many return to this Family run Hotel.Spacious well maintained very comfortable rooms all en suite, serviced daily. Breakfast is a gourmets delight serving fresh local produce together with a varied selection of fruit,jams,yogurt etc.For us it was the full English that set our days. Set in a quiet location yet close to Bus routes & the Train station, a short... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

Just got back from a wonderful stay here, Andy and Carol made us feel very welcome and as it was our Honeymoon they put a little box of chocs in our room, room was immaculate and bed was very comfy, we stayed in room 4. Would highly recommend anyone looking for somewhere to stay with a personal touch this is... More

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

My wife and I, both in our 50's, decided on a short break in Torquay. We were lucky enough to drop on to The Elmdene and were extremely fortunate to do so! Andy and Carol were the perfect hosts and, after only a short while, we felt as if they were friends.(Despite Andy being a blue-nose!) Their accommodation in nothing... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Came to Torquay for the night with my partner to deliver an award at the local Grammar School. Andy waited up for us to arrive as we could only make a late train in and immediately he made us feel at home. The room was incredible. Both Andy and Carol woke up earlier than the normal breakfast time to ensure... More

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Reno, Nevada
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5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Convenient easy access from train and walkable to the beautiful harbour and the Abbey. Recently updated and clean. Wonderful bed, pillows, and amenities (including fudgy treats). Very friendly and attentive hosts. Terrific fresh cooked to order breakfast. Wish we could have stayed longer. Would heartily return.

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Address: Rathmore Road, Torquay TQ2 6NZ, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Elmdene 5*
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Elmdene Hotel Torquay
The Elmdene Torquay, Devon

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The Elmdene is quality 5 star visit britain graded guest accommodation, situated on the level in a tree lined road opposite open parkland. We have seven en-suite bedrooms, we offer free onsite parking and free wi-fi. We are a short level walk to the seafront, train station and conference centre. The town and harbour are within walking distance. ... more   less 
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