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Shirley Hotel

4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Braddons Hill Road East, Torquay TQ1 1HF, England
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Ranked #22 of 150 Torquay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

When you book a b&b you read the info cross your fingers and hope for a good clean place. This place is a hit! The hotel is well maintained, clean and clearly Debbie and Gary have a passion and enjoy looking after their punters. Nothing is too much trouble. Breakfast is cooked to order, lovely outside pool and terrace to... More

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Lymington, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Came here for my partners 50th birthday just for 1 night and what a great place to spend the night :-)Gary and Debbie welcomed us in to there lovely home . Would recommend the Shirley and the breakfast was absolutely delicious . Thanks again Gary and Debbie for a lovely time .Will be back not sure when but we will... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our third time staying at The Shirley with Gary & Debbie, myself and my fiancee wouldn't look anywhere else in Torquay. Their great hosts and run a very clean B&B, we have stayed in three different rooms over the last 4 years and all are very well presented. The Shirley is in a great location and is only... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel stands on a quiet road that is a short walk to Torquay's harbour,a perfect place to stay it the town. The building is beautiful and has an added attraction of a pool area, the room that we stayed in was clean and charming as were the public spaces. Gary the owner of the hotel was very helpful and... More

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Halesowen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We booked The Shirley Hotel nearly a year before our wedding as our honeymoon, we couldn't have picked a better hotel, Debbie and Gary were the perfect hosts, so friendly and could'nt do enough for us, we even had a bottle of sparkling wine waiting in the room for us. The breakfast was the best we have had in any... More

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My Fiancée and Myself spent a lovely long weekend at the Shirley hotel, straight from the second we walked in we were greeted with a smile and excellent service, The owners booked us in quickly and showed us to our room which was very clean and tidy and of a good size with all the amenities needed, each of us... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Only spent one night here after managing to book the last room, a triple. Very clean hotel and is being constantly updated by very friendly owners. Lots of nice touches such as fresh milk for use in room and filtered cold water on tap. Located in a quiet street just 5 mins from harbourside and room had a view of... More

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a lovely friendly place to stop when visiting Torquay. We stayed for four nights and found the Shirley Hotel added immensely to our short vacation. All are so friendly, the rooms all lovely and clean and the Shirley breakfast, well what a great way to start any day :) Also as others have mentioned, the fresh milk in little... More

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came across the Shirley by chance and am I glad. It's a wonderful hotel not far from the harbour and town. The room we had was superb but the best things are the little extras that make a difference. Fresh milk provided in a fridge on the landing for your tea, top quality towels , fresh water available but... More

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Shirley2007, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for such a fabulous review. We do take a lot of care looking after our guests and do like to go that extra mile where we can. it's really nice that our efforts are appreciated and we look forward to seeing you both on another occasion. More

Espoo, Finland
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the hotel for one night with the kids. The hotel is wonderful, charming and old in a positive way. The owners are absolutely great! We did a roadtrip and stayed in many hotels but this had by far the friendliest owners. They gave us good tips on where to eat and what to see. We would absolutely... More

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Shirley2007, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

thank you for such a lovely review. We do love looking after our guests and are over the moon that you all enjoyed yourselves so much. Please come and see us again on your next visit to the UK. 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*
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A warm welcome awaits you at The Shirley, which not only provides Visit England Four Star accredited accommodation but also boasts a Visit England Breakfast Award. Individually styled and situated in a quiet road close to Torquay Harbour, restaurants, bars and shops, this family run Victorian villa still retains much of its original charm and character. Whether your visit is for business or leisure, the cosy and friendly atmosphere at The Shirley will provide you with happy memories of your stay. ... more   less 
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