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The Norcliffe Hotel

Seafront | Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LF, England
The Norcliffe Hotel
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Faulty Towers crossed with camp granada, (dearest mother, dearest father, here I am at camp granada). Comfy bed redeemed the stay from intollerable. Dirty room. Cracked mugs in tea coffee station. No hot water before 7 am or after 9 pm. Made to feel like Oliver in the dining room, WHAT, YOU WANT MORE? Ovrtbearing host who obviously thinks he's... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed here for 3 nights,the room was clean and tidy with a view over the bay.The hotel could do with a little TLC, We arrived just after 4pm and the main outer door was locked as was the inner doowe had to ring the bell to get in to reception,not a good start.As for food ,breakfast... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having just arrived back from this "hotel" I find there is definitely NO place like home....! What is it with Travelstyle and their hotels? Do they send people out to try these hotels out before they take bookings? If so, the rep for this one must have been paid 'back-handers' to place them on their list. From the moment we... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

good value for money, food was good. Nick & Karen very good hosts, especially Nick. I have never seen anyone work as hard as Nick did to try to please all guest. Both were very helpful with lots of info about the area and what was available. The location is perfect, all in all a very good hotel for the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

The hotel its self needs updating in one or two places and I am sure this will take place when business picks up ,my personal complaint is that the beds in in most of the rooms need replacing pretty dam quick also the shower facilities need upgrading our bathroom was like a swimming pool due to the cubicle door not... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

My husband and I have just returned from another holiday at the Norcliffe Hotel. The location is perfect, the views are fabulous and our hosts, Nick and Karen were very attentive, friendly and helpful. We will definitely be going back. We will only go to Torquay if we can stay here.

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Somerset, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Well run, owners very friendly, food was very good,excellent value for money. The only downside were the beds....very uncomfortable. Very well situated. The hotel is dated but everything works ok. Enjoyed the break

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London, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Just had coach trip here for new years, biggest mistake, it was like turning up to a war camp,Nick friendly and over the top, Karen never smiled or said thank you sorry nothing one of the rudest host iv ever known, food was all frozen n most annoying of all taking breakfast orders at dinner, no clean towels or room,... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Had a great week all our party enjoyed their stay. The host was very friendly and helpful I don't understand the negative comments . If you book two star cheap and cheerful don't expect five star meals or five star rooms. This is an old Victorian era hotel upgraded for todays use and suits the purpose. We would stay there... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We spent 5 miserable days at this hotel we went on a David Urquhurt tour never again so disgusted never had bed changed all week or clean towels breakfast was edible! just . Dinner was dreadful , packet soup , frozen veg and pies, lasagnes etc, Hotel and rooms were filthy, no lighting outside or decent seats to sit on... More 

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