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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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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

we had a seaview room which was very comfortable and clean. In the evening after a lovely meal we had bingo and a quiz before the main entertainment which changed every evening but was always of a high standard. This hotel caters for older clients looking for a relaxing but entertaining break. A snooker table and pool table are also... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

An old water leak had been papered over obviously before the leak was sorted; all mouldy and the paper hanging down. I had plenty of time to study it as I couldn't sleep fpr the noise. Firstly everytime I turned over my bed springs did the tango and secondly due to very noisy people above me. At 1 30 am... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had a long weekend stay. Went there for our anniversary, the weather was nice and sunny and warm with a cool breeze at times. We found the staff very helpful and very friendly. "Pam" who looked after our room always left it spotless, tea, coffee and plenty of milk on the tray. We never got to see her but did... More 

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for the weekend with shearings holidays. I found this hotel and location perfect for exploring the English Riviera. The staff work hard and are friendly and helpful. The décor was relaxing and comfortable. An enjoyable stay so much so I will return again soon. A thank you to our driver Martin who went the extra mile to... More 

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
10 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel Easter weekend, great location and good parking. Staff very friendly and helpful and public areas really well maintained and clean. We paid extra for a sea view room, the view was great but the room was rather small and very strange layout. The bed was comfortable, plenty of towels and extra blankets if needed but no... More 

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greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you leslieandclive for taking the time to post a review. again I am pleased to read that you enjoyed your holiday with us. I will pass on your comments and hope you may return again in the future. just a note - we do not have any family of triple rooms here unfortunately and many of the rooms are... More 

Chorley, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed on a 5 day holiday here 20th-24th April with Shearings. The holiday was worth every penny( £129). We had a luxurious coach ride from Warrington interchange(left our car there for £4 day) much better than going in the feeder coaches you save so much time. Left around 10.15 got there around 5 ish. Hotel in a lovely position right... More 

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greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you sunsetgirl59 for posting a review of your recent holiday with us. I do remember talking to you about the shower hose in your bath and am very pleased to read your great review. The weather was fantastic during your stay and I am pleased you got to see some of the lovely cliff walks to Goodrington and around... More 

2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here 24/4/15 the staff were pleasant friendly,our bathroom wasn't clean had black mould growing in the shower the shower was terrible,the sink was dirty there was hair in the plug hole!the sheets on our bed had marks sorry they didn't look like they had been changed.Our evening meal was very rushed no sooner had we finished our starter... More 

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greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you custardsoup32 for posting a review. I am very sorry you were dissatisfied with your holiday. As you will see from other reviews, we have undergone a major refurbishment of public area's and many of the bedrooms. I am surprised to read you found problems with your room, as I did not receive any complaints during the weekend of... More 

newcastle upon tyne
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed at the esplanade in Paignton on a Shearings coach holiday, Monday - Friday break,April 20-24th,Arrived after a 12hour drive from the Newcastle.The hotel and room was clean and pleasant,nice comfortable bed.clean linen.and towels,We were in room 12,on the ground level,so no lifts or stairs required,The room didn't offer a view as this was at the rear of the hotel,Which... More 

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greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you theledd, for taking the time to post your review. Well what can I say?, what a great review and pleased you found the refurbishment good. It seems you had a very enjoyable holiday with us and great weather too! I am very pleased to read your review and happy that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay. I... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

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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greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Denise P for taking the time to post a review. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay here and found the room, food and service to your satisfaction. I am glad you would recommend us and return to holiday again in the future. More 

1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

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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greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you KJE30, for posting a review of your break with us. I am pleased you found our newly refurbished room to your satisfaction. Thank you for your comments regarding Simon and the food and service (and the cream eggs!) I hope you may return to holiday with us again in the future. More 

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