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The Glenwood

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Rowdens Road, Torquay TQ2 5AZ, England
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Ranked #89 of 153 Torquay B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

My first visit to Glenwood and I received a friendly welcome from Tina. The hotel is about 10 minutes walking distance from the railway station and seafront and has a private car park. .After booking in Tina asked if I needed any information about the area and things to see and do. I mentioned that I would be out early... More 

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Henlow, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This was a first time stay at the glenwood, excellent room, excellent food, excellent hosts, next time my wife and I are in Torquay we will definitely stay there! Arthur and Tina were most welcoming, the breakfasts were very good, full English cooked by Tina was my favourite, cereals and juices were available as well.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Me and my partner stayed at the glenwood for 3 nights, on arrival we had a warm welcome and we were shown to are room. The room was spotlessly clean, light and spacious. We had the pink room to which I was over the moon about after seeing it in pictures when booking. The room had tea, coffee and cookies.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

My partner myself and son spent 10 nights at the glenwood. Tina and her family were very welcoming and the room was spotlessly clean and spacious. Breakfast was always really nice and there was a great choice. They were very helpful in recommending place's to go to. And thanks to them we got to see the red arrows at dawlish.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

My wife and I arrived at the Glenwood for a three day break. We were given a very warm welcome. Our room was spacious, clean and airy. The Guest House is situated in a nice part of Torquay, about ten minutes from the seafront and similar from the town. Breakfast was very nice and we stayed for dinner on one... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

This was my second stay of a fortnight's duration at The Glenwood and I had absolutely no hesitation in returning. On arrival I was pleasantly surprised to find I had been given a complimentary upgrade to an even larger double room than the one booked which afforded fantastic views across town. Having travelled the UK extensively, I can safely say... More 

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

We have just returned from another weeks holiday at the Glenwood, this is now the fifth time we have visited this Guest house, and once again the hospitality shown by Arthur & Tina French the proprietors was warm and welcoming. The en-suite double room was very clean & comfortable , the full English breakfasts were excellent and if you like... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

This is the second time I have stayed here now and thought I should leave a review. This is a nice little B&B that offers a warm welcome & friendly service. Its an ideal base for a trip the the English Riviera, Its about a 10-15 minute walk down hill to the Town centre & seafront. The Rooms are pretty... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

Very welcoming, clean and comfortable. Plenty of choice at breakfast and an optional evening meal available. The full english breakfast was wonderful and freshly cooked. Bed was comfortable and the immediate area was quiet. Tina and Arthur know the area well and can recommend places worth visiting and suitable for all tastes. Will return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012 via mobile

Had a fantastic time. Good location for Torquay town, the beach, Paignton and Newton Abbott The room was ideal and we were really looked after- Really helpfull. Breakfast was more than enough with a very good choice. Would stay again.

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Address: Rowdens Road, Torquay TQ2 5AZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Glenwood 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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