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The Kingswood & Devoran Hotel

3.0 of 5 The Esplanade, Sidmouth EX10 8AX, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From arrival to departure staff were always attentive. Accommodation/Cuisine/Location rated 10/10. In my estimation the hotel deserves 4 star status. A little work on the Wi-Fi and providing either Sky/Cable TV would benefit visitors, especially on a winter's day. Sincere thanks to the chef and his staff. Evening meals and choice warrant a Michelin award. See you again next year.

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40 reviews 40 reviews
11 hotel reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch. The hotel staff were attentative and friendly. The crab sandwich was really good and my wife had the chicken salad. It was also filling and presented well. The atmosphere was relaxing a welcome stop after a lot of shopping. Really enjoyed our lunch here.

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and i have just got back from a four night Christmas shopping break this was our fourth time at this hotel all staff are so friendly and helpful we always book a seaview room which is certainly worth the bit extra hopefully be back next year

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Haywards Heath
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

My sister and I have just returned from another fantastic 4 night pre-Christmas shopping break at this wonderful hotel. If you want a friendly, family run hotel with a lovely warm atmosphere and extremely helpful staff, this hotel is certainly for you. Certainly some of the rooms are a little small but as you only need them to sleep in,... More 

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Poole, England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Had to get away urgently, and just needed somewhere by the sea to lay my head. I found this hotel on laterooms, liked the pictures, loved the location and the distance from home. When I arrived I couldn't have been more pleased. Fantastic, true seafront location, with fantastic views out to sea and also over the tremendous landscapes to left... More 

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Torquay
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Lovely short break stay at The Devoran. With my mother & I. Comfortable always welcoming. All Staff very Friendly kind and can't do enough to make our stay so enjoyable. Hopefully we will be back early Next Year.

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38 reviews 38 reviews
20 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Not sure it is always good to revisit somewhere you have enjoyed but nothing had changed at the hotel. The welcome was as warm, the staff were as happy and helpful and the food as good. Once again it was not warm enough to enjoy the balcony so we looking forward to trying again next year.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

From arrival to departure all staff were attentive, cheerful and professional. A lovely room on the front on the ground floor but quiet, even on bonfire night! Evening meal was good too where we felt young and I'm 73. My Chinese duck hoisin spring rolls, venison bourgiognone with dauphinois potatoes were delicious but the apple strudel was soft and bland.... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Service was absolutely superb, exellent sea view room with bay window, very clean and comfy beds. All the staff were extremely courteous friendly and helpful, in fact one night we were asked if we minded closing off the bar area and turning off the lighting. Food and service in the hotel restaurant was of a very high level. We will... More 

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17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Jane found us a room as darkness fell, gave us a lovely welcome and even carried our cases to the room! Our room # 123 was up a flight of stairs (lift available-noisy and unusual:) then three steps up to the room and three steps down into the large bathroom) with shower, tub and heated towel rail. Well appointed, cosy... More 

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Additional Information about The Kingswood & Devoran Hotel

Address: The Esplanade, Sidmouth EX10 8AX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Sidmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Kingswood & Devoran Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
The Kingswood And Devoran Hotel
The Kingswood & Devoran Hotel Sidmouth, Devon
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Sidmouth
#6 Family Hotel in Sidmouth
#10 Romantic Hotel in Sidmouth

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