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The Esplanade

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1 The Esplanade, Tenby SA70 7DU, Wales
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
ourgar Ebbw Vale, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ebbw Vale, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very warm welcome but not over the top which you sometimes get . This hotel has to be in The Prime Position In Tenby . Fantastic View right across the bay and on a clear day you can see both the Devon and Gower coasts if you have of the front rooms and also well placed for the Bars and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Have stayed at the Esplanade every year, twice a year for the past ten years. We have stayed at other hotels when there hasn't been availability but we always come back here. The four poster rooms are large and have good views. The owners have always provided us with a travel cot for when our daughter was a baby and... More

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a nice family Hotel . I only stayed one night ( had the single Attic room ) but service is good and friendly even if they seemed a bit rushed off their feet when i arrived ! No parking outside until after 5.30 tho , so if like me you arrived at 3 you need to use one... More

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cornwall
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely hotel,,very clean and friendly..we had the little attic room which was quirky and sweet..we could see the view of the beach from our bed and felt really cosy..lovely having breakfast while looking at the sea view..a good family run hotel..

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

This was our first visit to Tenby and we are so glad we chose this hotel as it was perfectly located and run by a wonderful team. We only booked it a couple of weeks before as we felt we needed a break from the hustle and bustle and as the hotel is opposite a beautiful sandy beach we felt... More

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Sedbergh, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second visit to this hotel this year. We enjoy coming back each visit with my elderly disabled father as we always receive a friendly welcome and every effort is made to accommodate his needs, even to allowing him to recharge his mobility scooter in his room. Without this means of transport, my father would not enjoy his stay. Over... More

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in family room with sea views, We arrived early and was able to leave our bags with them and was rung as soon as our room was ready. We was shown to our room all the staff were very polite and friendly, we had a few little issues during our day these were sorted very professionally and very... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are just back from a couple of nights at The Esplanade. A short walk from the station and we arrived to a friendly welcome. Shown to our room, we were pleased to have a partial sea view when we weren't expecting one. The room although small was adequate. Very clean, bathroom and shower fine with nice fluffy white towels.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel has no car park no lift and no wifi which is made worse as there is no 3G signal either!! Room we stayed in had a carpeted bedside cabinet from around 1975 ,carpet although axeminster needs scrapping as it's depressing and outdated, furniture is scratched and scruffy, bathroom is small and awkward too. Dining room is very dark full... More

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Julie A, Owner at The Esplanade, responded to this review

The reviewer, by her own admission, booked accommodation online for five nights, without checking it’s suitability for her sons severe learning difficulties and special needs. The main problem were the stairs as the room was on the second floor. From the very start he complained very loudly all the way up to the room, and particularly on the way back... More

Rome, Italy
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was tidy and comfortable. We stayed in the family suite on the top-floor walk up. The views were great; the staff were very friendly, and the price included an ample breakfast. The location truly cannot be beaten--just steps from the harbour and incredible beaches. All in all, this is an excellent value.

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Address: 1 The Esplanade, Tenby SA70 7DU, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Pembrokeshire > Tenby
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Esplanade 4*
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Situated alongside the town walls and overlooking South Beach, this 4 Star Guest Accommodation has magnificent views across Carmarthen Bay towards the islands of Caldy and St Catherines, and on a clear day, the north Devon coast.Access to the beautifully sandy South Beach is directly in front on TheEsplanade.A two minute walk will take you into the charming walled town of Tenby with it's wide selection of shops and restaurants.Run by proprietors Peter and Julie Andrasko who took over in April 2004. ... more   less 
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