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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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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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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Beverley, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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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Lincoln, New Hampshire
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good hotel Clean comfortable and warm, close to the beach. good choice of food, restaurant staff Joe and Becky very efficient...and thanks to Andy for he's help. Will return next year...................

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yorkshire
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7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend and myself stayed here for 4 nights with Shearings trip, we had separate room which were small but had been refurbished and we were more than pleased with them. The Hotel in our opinion was very good as was the food. The staff were always pleasant and we had no complaints at all and would go back anytime.

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Cheshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have just returned from a 5 days/4 nights stay with Shearings. The hotel is ideally situated for exploring Paignton and the adjoining towns and countryside. The town centre is a short, level walk and there is a multi screen cinema nearby showing all the latest releases. I found the hotel to warm and clean with helpful staff. The food... More 

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Telford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a recent 5 day break with Shearings, one of several we've been on. This hotel was pretty much on the same level as previous holiday.s. An old building with renovations going on, strong smell of gloss paint, builders scattered throughout. The lobby looked recently decorated and was warm and welcoming. Our bedroom was located amongst a labyrinth of small... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our 2nd time at the esplanade.this was booked through shearings as a party weekend and there is usualy about 20 of us ....we were met with hostility and we felt bullied by the managment ... our group were constantly told off for talking in the lounge and being happy ....most of the staff are very good but with... More 

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Burnley
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82 reviews 82 reviews
31 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Loved how she came out onto the coach and discussed slight faults that was excellent,something others in the group should take on board.What a great place, staff excellent, food good what more can you ask for along with above average entertainment at night.These hotels are kept going by groups like Shearings who keep our wonderful old buildings alive.Yes there are... More 

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

Thank your PhillipKBurnley, for taking the time to post a great 5 star review. I am so pleased to read all your excellent comments and thank you for your special mention. I am very glad that you enjoyed all aspects of your holiday and hope you will return again in the not too distant future. Thank you. More 

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