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The Elmdene

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Rathmore Road, Torquay TQ2 6NZ, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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South Milford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Just arrived back from Torquay. Andy and Carol's b&b was fantastic, they make you very welcome. Lovely cooked vegetarian breakfast. Room stayed in was superb, lovely king size bed. Plenty of parking spaces and only a 20 minute walk into the centre of Torquay. I would definitely recommend this beautiful b&b to anyone

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What can we say about the Elmdene that hasn't been said before. My husband and I have stayed at Andy & Carols wonderful B&B twice before for long weekends, this time we stayed for a full week and once again it was wonderful. We have now stayed in 3 of their rooms and all of them are perfect. The breakfasts... More 

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London England
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

An outstanding B&B with the BEST Full English breakfast! Rooms are spacious and with everything you could possibly need for your stay, we stayed in room 6 and friends had room 4 both rooms spotless and couldn't fault a thing. Near to the station and 5 minutes stroll down down to the seafront. Thank you to Carol and Andy for... More 

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Weatherford, Oklahoma
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174 reviews 174 reviews
31 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Spent just one night whilst traveling through Devon. What a pleasant experience. I had Room 3 and found it perfect. Comfy bed, chairs fit for relaxing, lots of room, and a spotless and roomy en-suite. Downstairs they have an honesty bar so that a cognac before bed is available. Breakfast was delicious, I had the full English. There is a... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

I have stayed in quite a few hotels over the years but I must say that this is one of the finest, spotlessly clean, comfortable, spacious and the attention to detail outstanding. Everything you could possibly need is catered for at this wonderful hotel. Andy and Carol certainly deserve all the awards they have received for their hospitality and I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

Thank you Carol and Andy for a great welcome and lovely stay. We both loved your b&b and hospitality. Super breakfast, couldn't fault anything. The room had everything you could want and fudge! Great relaxing place. Thank you

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Monmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

First time at Elmdene. Went for a weekend break which was lovely. Accommodation was excellent and the food was without doubt the best we've had for a long time. This is like a first-class hotel that is family run. It comes highly recommended!!

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Shifnal, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

What can I say?! Andy and Carol a big thank you! Yet again what a great stay! Great room, v clean, love the fudge and biscuits. Thinking about Torbay half marathon next year. If we decide to run it, we will be in touch!! I will keep recommending you. Andy:- Birmingham 0 Bournemouth 8!! Oh dear!!!

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Hong Kong, China
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

The Elmdene is one of the best B&B we have ever stayed! The room was spotlessly clean and the bed was super comfortable. We can see the owners were passionate with what their doing. They were very friendly and made us felt very welcome, offering us tea and chocolates on arrival. Andy even recommended us a great seafood restaurant in... More 

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dursley
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

It was lovely to see Carol & Andy again. We booked room 2 for a 4 night stay. This was our second stay at this fabulous Bed & Breakfast.When we arrived Andy offered us Tea & Coffee. The room was excellent and the bed was most comfortable. The Breakfast was brilliant cooked by Carol. They both deserve all the awards... More 

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