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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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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent b&b. Service was great..the owners are super nice. Helped us planning our day excursions. Pool is nice and heated. But make sure you use it early in the da, as there is no sun there in the evning, and english weather is not always very warm :P Beds very comforable, decor is nice! Amazing breakfast! especially the smoked salmon... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Fabulous hotel. Beautiful room amazing food and perfect location. The owners were wonderful. Made us so welcome. Great parking and just a short walk to the harbour and shopping centre. Great few days there!!

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

Why go abroad when you can go to the English Riviera and stay with the lovely Gary and Debbie. If you want a good laugh for however long you stay and sleep in the most comfy beds and go down to breakfast each morning which will never fail to disappoint or leave you hungry then The Shirley is the place... More

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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at the shirley from Monday 11th August until the Thursday and we didn't want to leave! Our room was lovely and clean. Beds re-made and toiletries stocked back up every morning. Breakfast was lovely. Nice bar and pool terrace to sit and have a drink. Only a short walk to the harbour and sea front but still in... More

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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In all respects this was great value for money. Spotlessly clean and an excellent Breakfast each day. A spacious Guest Sitting Room where it was possible to sit in comfort reading from a wide assortment of books and magazines. Service was top rate and very friendly without being over the top. All for an overnight rate in high-season of 35... More

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Shirley2007, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for writing your review. We are so very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. Please come and visit us again soon. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Shirley Hotel has all the advantages of a good hotel with nicely decorated rooms, good bathrooms and very comfortable and kingsize beds. There is a small but very nice swimming pool that you will appreciate after a long and tiring coastal walk. Breakfast is just very good. What makes this place special is the fact that the owners have... More

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Shirley2007, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and hope that we may be able to welcome you again on another occasion. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fantastic little hotel, and we had a great stay. The owners are really friendly and go out of there way to make you feel welcome. The breakfast was very nice and the staff again really friendly. We will definetly be back.

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Shirley2007, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your wonderful review. We are so lucky to have the staff that we have and they like ourselves are focused on giving all of our guests the best service that they can. Thank you again and we hope that we will see you again on another occasion. More

Alfreton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel last week with my boyfriend, mum, dad, brother and his girlfriend in three rooms and had a brilliant week. Garry met us on arrival and was so helpful, friendly and funny. All three rooms were beautiful and very clean. The provision of bathrobes and slippers were a lovely touch, as were all the other little... More

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Shirley2007, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

What a fantastic review. Thank you so much. We take food allergies very seriously indeed and really try to ensure that each guests needs are catered for. We also try to provide extra little touches throughout the rooms etc just to make our guests stay that little bit special. We're pleased that this was appreciated and look forward to welcoming... More

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the 7th time we have stayed with Garry and Debbie at the Shirley in the past 3 years and unbelievable it just keeps getting better! Every room we have stayed in has been of the highest standard; big, clean, fluffy towels; comfy beds, dreamy duvets and pillows to die for. High quality complimentary toiletries and clean and modern... More

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Shirley2007, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

It is always a pleasure to welcome back previous guests to stay with us. It was so good to see you again plus we're pleased that the weather stayed good as well. See you again soon. More

Gloucester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely night's stay at this charming hotel. The room was cosy and clean with everything we needed, and the hospitality was second to none. The hotel is a short walk from the town centre, which was perfect for dinner and in the morning the full English was great. We particularly liked the complimentary fridge magnet! We will be... More

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Shirley2007, Owner at Shirley Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and liked the fridge magnet. Hopefully we'll see you again very 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*
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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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