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Garway Lodge

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   79 Avenue Road, Torquay TQ2 5LL, England
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Ranked #33 of 152 Torquay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
5 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Garway Lodge at the end of August until 6th September.From the moment i arrived at this four star guest house,Julia and Paul to me provided Exceptional Hospitality,towards me,nothing was too much trouble for them,they even took up my travel bags up to my room and made me a cup of tea,along with a few selections of... More

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

This was a nights stay thanks to our children getting this for our anniversary present. It was lovely, the hotel was spotless and we had the most wonderful welcome. It makes you realise how much you miss that personal touch with the larger hotels. Everything about this was perfect, and there was nothing that I could think of that they... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we stepped through the front door we were made very welcome. Pot of tea and biscuits accompanied the run through of the house rules and the places to visit and to dine. The room was excellent. Breakfast's were served with a cheerfulness to made the day start right. We were made to feel like long lost friends.... More

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Cheshunt, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean, comfortable room and excellent cooked breakfast using local produce and home-made preserves. The reception could not have been friendlier or more helpful - the personal touch does set it apart from a typical hotel stay. Thoroughly recommended and I will certainly stay again next time I am in the area.

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Enfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second year at Garway for an overnight stay.Every bit as good as the first. Comfortable bed,tea coffee,everything you could want and with a fantastic breakfast.This place is very clean and tidy. Julia is very helpful in making sure you know how to get around and supplies a map of Torquay which proved very useful. Hopefully do it again next year... More

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Herts
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I feel the couple who owned this guest house could do know more to make your stay comfortable, the standard of the breakfast was extremely high. The room was spotlessly clean and had endless supplies of tea, coffee etc. All the free amenities that were offered were replenished daily. I would not hesitate to stay here again.

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PalmsRUs, Owner at Garway Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving a lovely review for us, We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, it is our aim to make our guests feel as comfortable as possible. We ensure we are accessible to our guests if there are any concerns or problems, either by leaving our connecting door open, or if we are out, diverting... More

Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In this day and age customer service is,unfortunately,not always what you would like,or indeed expect.This cannot be said of the Garway. Julia was welcoming,polite and extremely helpful with seemingly nothing too much trouble - she even gave my wife some coffee to take away and sample. The Garway is within comfortable walking distance to all the town's amenities and we... More

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PalmsRUs, Owner at Garway Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving a wonderful review for us, we are really pleased to hear from our guests when they enjoy their stay. It makes it all worthwhile. :) I hope the coffee was enjoyed... I think it does taste very good, and not too much like instant. We look forward to seeing you both again in the future Take... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Julia is trying very hard to provide a homely B&B ambience and is clearly the driving force behind the enterprise. For one night in Torquay, it's fit for purpose. Our room was very clean, with a comfortable bed but didn't need the 2 large chairs which meant you couldn't open the wardrobe or close the curtains! It's probably a good... More

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PalmsRUs, Owner at Garway Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving us a review on Trip Advisor. We do try to make the feel of home from home here, so we are very pleased you were able to pick up on this, Paul and I work together as a team very well. It does sound as if you booked room 5, which is our small double room... More

1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for four nights whilst on a training course. Superb little B&B with fantastic customer service and overall great value for money. Would definitely recommend and stay again.....................!

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PalmsRUs, Owner at Garway Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving us a lovely review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, even though you were exhausted from the training :) We look forward to seeing you again Julia and Paul More

London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

a warm and welcoming place to stay breakfast was first class and a very large variety to choose from room was very clean and tidy and even though the beds were separated there was a lot of room to use and put your belongings , did not feel cramped at all i would stay there again and will allways recommend... More

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PalmsRUs, Owner at Garway Lodge, responded to this review

Robert It was good to see you both again, we were pleased you both came back to visit us. We were happy you were comfortable in the twin room you had, this can be a super kingsize bed or twin, we have zip and link mattresses. We look forward to seeing you again next year. Julia and Paul More

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Address: 79 Avenue Road, Torquay TQ2 5LL, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Garway Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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