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Preston Sands Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Marine Parade, Sea Front | Preston, Paignton TQ3 2NU, England
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Ranked #12 of 21 Hotels in Paignton
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
KMorey2014 Cambridge, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A mixed stay for us as we were visiting relatives nearby between Christmas and New Year. The positives: we paid for the upgrade to the sea view room and it was definitely worth it. The view was lovely as the sun came up, and the room was very quiet. The bed was very comfortable, breakfast was good (although quite limited... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 via mobile

I am now working 3 days per week in Paignton and Preston Sands hotel is now my "home" for minimum 2 nights per week! The staff are excellent, friendly and all have a can do attitude. I have to be on the road at 07-30 in the mornings but Eddie (the Manager) provides me with breakfast before I go (breakfast... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 via mobile

Just returned from a weekend break at the Preston Sands Hotel. Enjoyed our stay at the Preston Sands. With Friendly staff, very good entertainment, along with good food and a nice Sea view room made this a very nice weekend stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Recently stayed at Preston Sands Hotel. The hotel is rated as a two star, building wise it may be but Eddie and his staff are five star. Nothing was too much trouble. The food was very good the entertainment was inspired. We actually booked with a tour company but did not expect the high level of friendly service we received.... More 

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Cannock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

I don't normally write reviews but felt that my recent stay at the Preston Sands Hotel was so good that I just had to give credit to all the hotel staff particularly Brian (barman) and Eddie (manager). Having read previous reviews I was a bit concerned of what my stay would be like. I needn't have worried because my initial... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Stayed in room 8 on nov 8th for two nights lovely sea view and lovely breakfast in the morning good service and all the staff where really helpful and friendly will be returning in the future to this little gem of a hotel

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Neath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We have just had an evening at this hotel for a 40th birthday celebration the staff were most welcoming my brother in law and mother on law stopped the night here they could not praise it high enough and from her this is praise indeed is situated right on the seafront plenty of free parking

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Had two perfect days at the hotel. Located room 5, sea view with balcony - perfect. The staff were friendly but professional. We enjoyed the meals and the entertainment on both evenings was first class. WHAT MORE COULD YOU ASK FOR.

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prestonsands101, Director of Sales at Preston Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Again another great review, we really appreciate all our reviews whether good or bad, but of course the good ones just show that all the staff are doing their job well, and makes us enjoy our job more knowing our guests are enjoying their stay with us. Hope to see you again soon More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Starting with the good points. Fantastically cheap ( special offer at the time) for our one night stay. Parking straight forward, easy to find. All staff friendly and helpfull. This review could well have been better if we had been at the front of the hotel. Our twin room was faily small, baby and cot had to go in corridor... More 

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prestonsands101, Director of Sales at Preston Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, I am happy you found all the staff friendly and helpful that is always a good thing to have to help anyone enjoy their stay at any holiday establishment. With regards to your negative comments, if we could have all our rooms facing the front then we would jump at that chance but it is... More 

Paignton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Just had a week end at the Preston Sands with friends and had a lovely time. The hotel was clean, food was good entertainment good and the staff were wonderful. We had an emergency on the Sat night which was handled very professionally by The Manager and the bar man. Many thanks.

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prestonsands101, Director of Sales at Preston Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, we are very pleased you had a good experience with us and it means a great deal that our staff are doing their job well. We hope to see you again very soon More 

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Address: Marine Parade, Sea Front | Preston, Paignton TQ3 2NU, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Paignton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Preston Sands Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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#5 On the Beach Hotel in Paignton

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