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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 #14 of 150 Torquay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a lovely few days at the Shirley Gary and Debbie were fab, They could not do enough for us and Gary being very happy first thing in the morning What a beautiful old hotel and very clean and comfortable we will be visiting again soon The breakfasts excellent Loved it Tracie and rob

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very pleasant stay at a hotel with a personal touch. The owners were lively characters who are very helpful on any requests for information and activities. Breakfast was provided at a good quality and the ability to customise it was a welcome option. Located 10 mins from the centre of Torquay by foot with a number of delicious restaurants and... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Thank you Gary & Debbie we have just had a lovely Easter break at the "Shirley". Excellent accommodation, with great attention to detail and your wonderful hospitality a winner all round. We would not hesitate to recommend anyone visiting Torquay to try the "Shirley" experience. Sandra & Bob

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Thank you Gary & Debbie for such warm & cheerful hospitality during our stay at the Shirley. We loved it. Great pancakes & gluten free toast for breakfast this morning :))))))) We'll be sure to recommend to our friends & family & hope to be back again ourselves. All the best, Mark & Olga.

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

This is our second stop at the 'Shirley' and we enjoyed the first hence our return. Garry & Debbie are superb hosts and the breakfast is truly 'First class', and is all locally sourced fair I believe! The location is ideal for the town centre if a little hilly (but you are in Torquay). We have found the hotel very... More

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

My husband and I only had a need to be in Torquay for one overnight stay but found the owners of the Shirley hotel gave us a very warm welcome on our arrival and our room was comfortable to being quite luxurious and supplied everything needed to make our stay special.In an excellent position to the restaurants and shops being... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't bother looking for a better value, a nicer place or a more pleasant welcome. This Is where you stop. Lovey people lovely surroundings. Breakfast choice is wide ranging and coos perfectly. The Shirley will make your stay in Torquay complete

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just spent a lovely three night stay at the Shirley - and what a gem! Owners Debbie and Gary go out of their way to make you feel welcome right from the outset and treat you like old friends rather than first time visitors. Location is great - only an easy 5 to 10 minute walk from the centre of... More

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Shirley2007, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely and thoughtful review. The Shirley is in such a great location and within easy reach of all the local shops, restaurants etc. We do like to take the time to get to know our guests when they arrive. By doing that it helps us to know what they want from their stay with us and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time stay at this superior hotel. We were greeted by the owner Gary and his wife Debbie who made us feel extremely welcome and went out their way to make our stay more enjoyable. It is in a fantastic location to local bars, restaurants and the beach. The hotel itself is extremely clean, very well maintained and very homely!... More

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Shirley2007, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that it won't be too long before you visit us again. More

Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we visited the Shirley on Sunday 23rd March and stayed till Wed 26th March, and we enjoyed every minute of it, the owners Gary and Debbie were very helpful with my wife `s needs as we needed to come down from the top floor due to her breathing they couldn`t do enough for us, the food was excellent and very... More

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Shirley2007, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind and thoughtful review. We are really pleased that that we were able to look after you both and we really look forward to looking after you again in June More

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Additional Information about Shirley Hotel

Also Known As:
Shirley Hotel Torquay, Devon
Address: Braddons Hill Road East, Torquay TQ1 1HF, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #14 of 150 B&Bs / Inns in Torquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Shirley Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
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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