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Waters Edge Hotel

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Seafront, Torbay Road, Torbay, Torquay TQ2 6QH, England
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Ranked #128 of 150 Torquay B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Firstly the hotels location on the water front is great. Quite a walk 20/30 mins along the sea front to town. Nice walk but after a few times got laborious. The rooms were clean quite dated and shall we say patched. Really could do with an overhaul. Not the hotels fault I know but we stayed on a very hot... More

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed in this hotel for 2 nights whilst visiting family in Torquay. The good points are: The hotel is situated in a superb location with a wonderful view across the bay from the front garden, the room was clean but a bit tatty, as was the bathroom, room quite small but this is a budget hotel. The sea view rooms... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On arrival there was builders parked directly in front of the hotel entrance so no guests could get in the room we stayed in was average but our view was of a wall of another room with less than a foots gap between the wall and our window when i complained the guy was rude! The drinks were warm and... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to the Waters Edge on several previous occasions and I know that we will continue to visit it again in the future. Located opposite the famous Corbyn's Head which is literally on the coast and an easy flat walk to the outstanding harbour. The hotel is great value and in some ways I'm reluctant to review it... More

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hard to know where to start....First of all the car park was not easy to park in and on the last day we could not park due to contractors parking there...the response from the manger was go and park in a side road...very helpful ...NOT. And now the room cleanish...very dated...small..shower loose...rusty shower rail and radiator...ill fitting curtain...Very hot water... More

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Torquay B + B, Watery towers, this has got to be close. Positive, the bedding and linen was clean. Negative, floor boards creaked everywhere, carpets old, tired and worn, dust and cob webs. Asked for a double and got given a 3/4 size and a single in the attic I think !! The grumpy man who served breakfast couldn't even... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I have stayed here all week while working in the area. I normally stay in chain hotels but was booked in here by my work. It is a bit dated, but clean and very helpful staff, the poor guy on reception seems to work all hours but is alway polite and nice when he sees you. The hotel is opposite... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Where do I start.... The outside of the hotel looks tired and needs doing up. Receptionist was friendly and gave us room No.5. The curtains were hanging off the curtain rail, bleach stains on the carpet, very creaky iron bedspread, lumpy quilt. Didn't use the shower as it was dirty. Got woken up around 4am as curtain was not a... More

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Medway
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84 reviews 84 reviews
9 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Don't expect peace and quiet because you won't get it - no matter how quiet the others residents are. The hotel has thin walls, thin ceilings - and floor boards that squeak, crackle and generally annoy. The hotel, however, is very cheap, and breakfast even cheaper. What was attractive was the food was wholesome, hot, and served quickly at your... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

The location is perfect, lovely sea views and a good price too. At the reception we were greeted by a man that seems to run the place 24/7, he's either at the reception, serving breakfast, or bizarrely watching TV with a cuppa in the evenings. Seems like we live in his house, not a hotel. The floorboards everywhere are shocking,... More

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Address: Seafront, Torbay Road, Torbay, Torquay TQ2 6QH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Waters Edge Hotel 3*
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