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Shirley Hotel

4.0 of 5 Braddons Hill Road East, Torquay TQ1 1HF, England
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars

It was the second time we stayed at the Shirley hotel. If you looking for a friendly and welcoming place to stay so this is for you. We stayed 2 nights the owners are very friendly and helpful.The breakfast is beautiful. Rooms are nice and clean and the bed is really comfy. Highly recommend this place for everyone.

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Garry M, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review. It's always nice to welcome back previous guests. We look forward to seeing you again on a future occasion. More 

Gillingham, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have recently returned from another short break in Torquay and for the first time we stayed at The Shirley and we were not disappointed. Garry and Debbie, make you feel very welcome from the moment you arrive and the service they provide is outstanding. The breakfast is out of this world and sets you up for the day ahead.... More 

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Garry M, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time out to review you stay with us at the Shirley. We do try to go that extra mile as far as the little extras that we offer our guests. It's also nice to know that we were able to point you in the right direction for places to see and things to do in our... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely long weekend here for valentines, everyone was very friendly and we would definitely come back. A great little hotel only a few minutes walk to some lovely restaurants and Torquay town centre.

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Garry M, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We're so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and we would love to see you both again. More 

Lyme Regis, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Shirley was a very Grand Guest House. We ourselves own a Guest House so it was nice to be looked after for a change. The hosts were incredibly friendly, there are water stations throughout, access to fresh milk, the lounge and honesty bar was beautiful. The beds were incredibly comfortable especially the lovely bedding, we all slept a treat.... More 

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Garry M, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with us at the Shirley. The pancakes are rather good aren't they? We really do appreciate your comments. Hopefully we will see you on another occasion. More 

Winchester, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After arriving in Torquay to watch FC United of Manchester in the FA Trophy 'giddy' with excitement, we were soon brought down to earth by realising that the hotel we had booked was for the wrong date! Frantically, we looked to find another hotel and lucky came across The Shirley. We were warmly welcomed by the couple who own it,... More 

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Garry M, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your fantastic review. All in all it was a great weekend and we certainly enjoyed the company of all of the supporters that came to visit and stay at the Shirley. The real winner over the weekend was football as everyone had an amazing time. Thank you for sharing your experience and we look forward to seeing... More 

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My fiancé and I stayed at the Shirley this week for one night and had a standard double room. The owners, Garry and Debbie, were extremely welcoming and fantastic hosts from the minute we entered the hotel and we thoroughly enjoyed meeting them. The hotel is a lovely building and the room was equally as lovely with nice decoration. The... More 

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Garry M, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review. I'm so sorry that it's taken us until now to repond. Especially after the problems with the radiator! (That is now fixed by the way!!) We do love what we do and we really enjoyed your company. Local knowledge is important, especially when a guest does not know the area and wants... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We recently stayed for 1 night. Received a very warm welcome, room and bathroom well equipped. The breakfast was freshly prepared and nothing was too much trouble for the owners. Would highly recommend.

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Garry M, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time out to review the Shirley. It is very much appreciated and we hope to see you on another occasion. More 

Wales, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

A beautiful hotel, full of character. Comfortable room and good facilities. Breakfast was fab, freshly cooked and tasted delicious. The owners were very friendly and helpful. In a perfect location just 5 mins away from the town. Would definitely stay again and recommend.

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Garry M, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. Your comments on our breakfast are especially welcome. We do try to source as much as we can locally and it's nice to know that our efforts are appreciated. Thank you. More 

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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Stayed for 2 nights over new year, was made very welcome by the owners, lovely clean rooms with excellent tea coffee and toiletries, breakfast was exceptional all freshly cooked, will definately return and would recommend to any one.

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Garry M, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We are really pleased that you enjoyed staying at the Shirley and that you will return again soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

My wife and I spend 4 nights in this hotel in the end of December 2014. What a wonderful experience. Beautiful setting on the hill above the town and harbour. The hotel is just 5 min walk from the town and harbour. Parking in the street or at the hotel is all free and always available. Personal touch all over... More 

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Gazzapops, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your fantastic review. We really enjoyed looking after you. It was also fantastic to learn of your wonderful news whilst you were with us. We really look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

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Address: Braddons Hill Road East, Torquay TQ1 1HF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Shirley Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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