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The Smugglers Haunt Hotel

Church Hill, Brixham TQ5 8HH, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014
Lin1950 Torquay, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    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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Torquay, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Today I went to the Smugglers Haunt Hotel for Sunday Lunch and I must say it was really really lovely, When I was walking up to get my meal I was told someone would be along to help me carry my meal back to the table, as I was walking with a stick, in the the years I've used a... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Stayed at the smugglers twice already this year, and were going back december for another visit to , brixham, the location is great, the rooms are good value, the breakfasts are fantastic, plus they have a little bar to start the night off if your going out to enjoy the bars of brixham,, deffinately recommend the smugglers to anyone

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Stayed the weekend with some friends. The service was superb, we were greeted immediately and taken to our rooms. The rooms were very clean, comfortable with coffee, tea, hot chocolate and biscuits which is topped up daily. Breakfast was cooked to perfection and service was very friendly and efficient. They give you a fob so you can come and go... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Stayed at the smugglers haunt for a weekend - absolutely tremendous John & Jean the owners couldn't have been better also their staff. The food was amazing too both breakfast & the evening menu. Highly recommend this hotel It is within 5 minutes walk to the harbour

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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We were very comfortable in this hotel where we stayed for three nights. Our room was clean and we had everything we needed. A problem with the shower was dealt with immediately. At breakfast would have loved to have some fresh fruit offered and it would have been nice to have orange juice AND cereal rather than one or the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The management were good in letting us book in early as we were at a wedding at midday but there ends the positivity. Both members of management are quite abrupt but I've had better service from landlords when staying in rooms above pubs. Nobody offered to help with bags up the narrow staircases despite us having a 6 week old... More 

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jean R, Owner at The Smugglers Haunt Hotel, responded to this review

I am sorry you appear to have had a negative experience with us. You will recall on the day things were very hectic at the time of check in. Many of the other wedding guests had arrived and everyone was congregated around the reception area. As for our narrow staircases they are the average size for a house - which... More 

Exmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I made a late booking direct with the hotel. The rate was very good and the hotel was well located. No parking on the premises but just across the road, so all good. I received a warm welcome from the owners. The room was spotlessly clean, the breakfast hit the spot and I slept well. All in all very good.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Was a bit wary when stepped inside the inn/hotel - it smelt musty and of stale beer BUT the room was spotless, as was the en-suite. I would assume it was newly refurbished. The bed was comfortable and the décor and furnishings were very good. The corridor to the rooms is winding as you would expect with a very old... More 

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Pontypool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Love smugglers haunt ....john and jean made myself and paul very welcome ......we stayed in room eight nice and big.... bed really comfortable .....shower nice and hot for a old building lots of nice fluffy towels ....breakfast really good full cooked or watever u wanted they would try and accommodate you ....very friendly stuff .....good value for money .....loved our... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Stayed for one night, in Room 11, at the end of June 2014. Visitors have to accept the Smuggler's Haunt for what it is - an old, character pub with budget rooms at the top of narrow stairs. I was travelling on business and my firm booked low cost accommodation. It did the job and I don't have any complaints,... More 

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Address: Church Hill, Brixham TQ5 8HH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Brixham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 14
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