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Bay Esplanade Hotel

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Sands Road, Paignton TQ4 6EG, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here Easter weekend hotel is being done up downstairs lovely also our room 129 also had bath which was bonus .food though small totally adequate just ate 3 courses not 2.staff friendly in fact everything was good and price was excellent. The main gripe was creaking floor boards but to be honest on the whole I would recommend and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for the Easter Weekend. The room we had was clean and luckily newly refurbished, small shower room but perfectly adequate. As the hotel was busy, some of the cold breakfast buffet items ran out, but quickly replenished when mentioned to staff, cooked to order breakfast very tasty. Good choice of menu in the evening, and special mention... More 

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

This an hotel we use 2 or sometimes 3 times a year. The reception, lounge, bar and restaurant areas have recently been refurbished. Everyone we encountered staff-wise was very friendly and welcoming. The food is of a very good standard as is the evening entertainment. We are already booked for a return visit in October. I recommend this hotel wholeheartedly... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from a shearings easter weekend break at this hotel. The coach driver was very friendly, although the journey there was extremely long. This was due mainly to the volume of motorway traffic. The hotel was very clean. The twin room we had was very spacious and the beds very comfortable. There was a good selection of food at... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived on last week of Shearings inclusive 5 day break ( 30-03-15 / 3-04-15) glad we did as bar prices are pretty high for such an average hotel. Our sea view room was in need of refurbishment and the window could have done with a good clean for us to enjoy the view we had paid a supplement for. The... More 

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Widnes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

just returned from esplanade, we had an excellent driver called Guy entertaining and very knowledgeable from start to finish, all staff were very helpful and friendly, we had a problem with our room but Dee sorted it out as soon as we made her aware of it food very good and plentiful. first time visit but probably not the last.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from a 5 day break with shearings, holiday started with the most friendly driver Guy, he was such a pleasant and informative driver always happy and nothing was to much trouble , we could do with alot more drivers like him . Hotel has been refurbished since we were last there, it has been done lovely, food was... More 

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Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just enjoyed another weekend short break in the Esplanade hotel with my 91year old mother. The staff were all so friendly and helpful. Food as good as always. The new decorated lounge, dining room and reception looks so good. Ideal place for touring around. Thoroughly recommend this basic and reasonably priced hotel.

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esplanade123, General Manager at Bay Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear A A Thanks for giving us a 5 star review. I am really pleased you liked our newly refurbished public area's and am very happy to receive your great review.Tripadsvisor can be used as a platform for people to air their grievances, so reviews like yours are always most welcome, and help give a fairer view of our hotel.... More 

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

Another visit down to Paignton and another excellent weeks stay at this hotel. The refurbishments done during the winter really enhance the hotel and the rooms are excellent, clean, well maintained and well looked after. Ok - they are not the largest in the world but the best that could be done with limited space has been done, and after... More 

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esplanade123, General Manager at Bay Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Jeremy J for your great 5 star review. I am so pleased to read your comments and again very happy that you choose to holiday with us time and again. I will as always pass on your lovely comments about Kathy, Lee and Rebecca, they all do a great job and really appreciate your kind comments. We will... More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned from a 3 night stay at this hotel. We chose this hotel as we were taking my parents who have mobility and health issues and this offered showers as opposed to baths, lifts to all floors and was easily accessible. We were not disappointed, the hotel is undergoing refurbishment and the bedrooms and lounge/dining areas were bright, clean... More 

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esplanade123, General Manager at Bay Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you dj500600 for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay with us. I am pleased to read that overall you and your family enjoyed your stay. I am glad you enjoyed the food and will pass on your comments to our head chef. I am happy to read that you liked our newly refurbished public... More 

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