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The Westgate

4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Falkland Road, Torquay TQ2 5JP, England
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Ranked #14 of 150 Torquay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Always been a bit of a Premier fan but think they have out priced themselves of late so thought we would try and smaller hotel/B&B and now wonder why I liked the premier. We had a lovely weekend at the Westgate and Mike and Paul do a great job. The hotel is spotless and nicely decorated with a relaxed feel.... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I would totally recommend this jewel of a B and B . In a fantastic location only 10 minutes walk from the marina in Torquay with easy access for a hub of restaurants , and a gorgeous beach. Paul and Mike are fantastic hosts and made our stay one to remember . They made sure we had maps and all... More

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Glad that you enjoyed your holiday and the attractions of Torbay and South Devon. Thank you for your review and do come and stay again if you are planning another Devon holiday. More

Norwich, Connecticut
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Have stayed in Torquay hotels and guest houses this past month due to business. Due to their hospitality and room rates I'm staying here for another month...Paul even prepares me a breakfast bag to take to work as I'm up before breakfast. Fab Thanks boys and keep up the good work.

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Thank you for your continued support. We know that people stay with for vey different reasons and that one size does not always fit all. We are happy to make adjustments to our normal offering where we can - such as breakfast bags where people have to leave early for flights, trains, busses or work. More

Stockport, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely fantastic hotel. We received a lovely warm welcome from Paul and Mike and were offered a much needed pot of tea after our long journey. We had stayed at The Westgate before and brought our parents with us this time who now love it just as much as we do. Paul and Mike looked after us so well, from... More

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

It was good to welcome you back to The Westgate and it's nice to now we have 2 new fans in mum and dad. Do come again and thank you for your review. More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Westgate is comfortable, stylish, well located, quiet, and friendly. It was a pleasure to meet the proprietors, who are interesting, skilled and attentive but without fuss. I'd happily stay there again.

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Wonderful to know you enjoyed your stay with us. Being just off the main areas we're not bothered by the bustle of Torquay but it's close enough to walk into and enjoy. Do come again and thank you for your review. More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Westgate was very nice , I enjoyed the stay ... Paul and Mike were very welcoming and reflected their professionality in running the Westgate. However, I have some suggestions from improvments such as: 1) Re-design the Entrance of the Hotel by cancelling the un-used Bar and change it to a Reception with larger Loppy and Guest Space. You can do... More

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are glad that you enjoyed your extended stay with us. We will certainly think about your suggestions for The Westgate. More

Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here after having it recommended to us and what a lovely stay we had. Our hosts Paul and Mike were friendly and very knowledgeable about the area, the whole hotel was clean and nicely decorated (great taste boys) the beds were comfy and the linen clean and fresh. The food was excellent and freshly cooked... More

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

It's wonderful to know that we lived up to the recommendation you were given and that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for taking time out to write us a review and please do come and stay with us for your anniversary. The romantic four-poster room could be the idea room for such a special occasion. More

Norwich, Connecticut
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having stayed in several establishments in Torquay in the recent months this is the best by far. From my tea on arrival in the drawing room to the specially cooked eggs for breakfast the attention to detail was very good. The location was a 12 min walk to the town's centre, 4 mins to the train station and a bus... More

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Wonderful to know you believe we are offering something just a bit more special. We are looking forward to welcoming you back to The Westgate for a long-term stay whilst you are working in Torquay. Many thanks for sharing your experience on Trip Advisor. More

Perth, Australia
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely bed and breakfast hotel, Paul and mike greeted us on arrival, and offered us tea and coffee.he explained things to do around the area.bus stop outside hotel to centre,and train station not far from hotel.room was large with tea and coffee in room. We enjoyed our 4days here.

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

So pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for your kind review and for the Australia goodie bag you gave us with cute koalas and wonderful chocolate. More

London, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
15 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in May to attend a Royal British Legion conference so there were other members there as well. From the moment we arrived, with a nice pot of tea for two weary travellers, to the perfect full English breakfast, nothing was too much trouble for the boys. The room was immaculate and the whole atmosphere was welcoming and trouble-free.... More

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. We're pleased that we helped make your conference stay in Torquay a memorable one and that you found our location close to the Riviera International Conference Centre, sea front, shops and harbour so good. Do think of us again if you are ever thinking of spending some time in South Devon. More

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Address: Falkland Road, Torquay TQ2 5JP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Westgate 4*
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The Westgate is an elegant Victorian villa that retains many original features. Visit England assessed 4 Star with silver awarded it's superbly located in a leafy conservation area by Torre Abbey in walking distance to the beach, harbour, town centre shopping, railway station and one of the closest to the Riviera Conference & Leisure Centre. There is a bus stop outside. There's a selection of tastefully decorated all en-suite family, double, super king, twin and single rooms together with an elegant guests' lounge, licensed bar and home cooking is served in the dining room . Ample free on site car park. ... more   less 
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