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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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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Have just been to this hotel travelling with Shearings. our room was very small and the bathroom was smaller than a broom cupboard. the service in the rest was very slow but the food was ok. breakfast was not good. Hotel is in a nice position. sorry wont be returning.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just stayed for 4 nights at the Esplanade hotel. We had a nice refurbished room, bathroom was on the small side. The staff were very friendly and helpful, especially Doville on reception she had a bubbly personality. The food was good, but the service was very slow on 2 nights. Our waitress Sandra was very nice, but rushed off her... More 

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Bay Esplanade was disappointing. It had some saving graces; the location, the staff were pleasant and helpful, the bar/lounge area was roomy and had recently been refurbished. At breakfast, after juices and cereals had been collected from a buffet, waiter service for hot food was excellent. At dinner choices were rather limited and the food was below average. Wine... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to this hotel on a family holiday because its where my dad wanted to go. I'd never have chosen to go there myself, but its what he wanted. Here are all the positives about the hotel: The staff are very friendly and helpful, my sister is very ill at the moment and they couldn't do enough to help... More 

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Douglas, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What can I say about this hotel?? Not what I expected from as Shearings Hotel... Rude staff, who with one or two exceptions, gave the impression that everything was a major chore. I hope that anyone visiting in the future is prepared to go on a diet whether they want to or not as the portions would struggle to fill... More 

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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

RE: Shearings holiday to Paignton 08/08/15 – 15/08/15 Having holidayed with Shearings in the past, I expected what I had already received on these previous holidays, but it was not to be. But first let me start on a positive note, Simon our waiter for the week was wonderful, he was friendly, helpful and considerate, on his nights off we... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It had been quite a few years since our last visit here. Money has been well spent on this hotel and we enjoyed every minute of our stay. We arrived early and couldn`t check in until 3 o`clock but we were issued our car park pass so we re acquainted ourselves with Paignton. Check in was very efficient and we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just driving back from a week spent at this hotel with my family . Overall stay was very pleasurable . A few hick ups at first but staff went out of there way to put right .. More of a pensioner hotel so felt quite young lol.. I have to say the staff make the hotel . From waiting staff... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel mid-July and found it very clean. Room was very small especially the en-suite but this was manageable for a weeks stay. Food was good and always served hot. Service was good. Towels changed daily which was excellent and room cleaned well. I travelled with Shearings along with some friends so knew that the age of... More 

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

This hotel first is close to the seafront and town nice food although it sometimes felt you were being put on a diet whether you wanted or not, entertainment was a bit poor to be honest, my room was nice but there are some real crumby ones too be warned, its not the place really for kids, but if you... More 

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