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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I'm currently here sitting in the balcony with a glass of wine enjoying watching the yachts on the sea. We have been staying at the grand hotel across the bay for the last 10 years but decided a change was needed after a disappointing trip to the grand last year. We arrived on Friday and the room was a family... More 

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Halifax, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I can't thank the staff at this lovely hotel enough. My parents had to leave another hotel after one night because it was so awful. It was their Golden Wedding and they were understandably distraught. I called late and spoke with Anna at reception who couldn't have been more empathetic. The hotel squeezed mum and dad in to a beautiful... More 

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked a kings size sea view room. Although the room was tired it was clean and tidy with fantastic views over the bay. The food and service in the restaurant was good. However we found the service for both drink and food in the lounge bar was poor. Firstly for the first two days it was almost impossible to... More 

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Horsham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We visited in July for a short break to celebrate my birthday. The reception area is very grand and the staff were very helpful, even explaining the very strange entrance and exit system for the car park. We had a lovely garden room with a stunning view over the bay. I would say that some of the public areas are... More 

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Shepperton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We upgraded our room to a sea view which was money well spent , the food was excellent and all the staff were so friendly, we would recommend this hotel and we would go back again once I parked the car I didn't use it it was on a bus route also handy for the ferry s

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Spent the last 5 nights at the Imperial. Last time i was here was 16 years ago. That's when the hotel was at its best. We paid just under 600 for the 5 nights each. I had a twin room with my child my friend had a double and twin room for herself and her two children. Breakfast was excellent,... More 

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Redruth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We, as a family of four work hard running a farm and holiday cottage complex all year round, and decided to treat ourselves to a few days at the Imperial in Torquay on a bed and breakfast basis. We arrived at the reception early and could understand that we couldn't check in until later. However we were not offered the... More 

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Somerset, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel for two nights in July. The hotel was lovely and clean as was the room. We stayed for dinner one night and the food was lovely. It is in an ideal location as the town is just a five/ten minute walk away (its a steep hill to walk back up to the hotel though). There... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Our first visit didn't go to plan. We only got one treatment when it should have been four. We sent a email saying that we were not happy about the situation. We had an immediate response. They arranged with us for a replacement day. To win people over, when things haven't gone right at the first attempt is difficult. Well... More 

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Stoney Creek, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

situated on top of a hill wih commanding views ot the marina close to restaurant pubs and shopping although it is a steep walk to get there. older hotel with large rooms bathroom has tub an shower but furnishings a bit dated bthe clean the restaurant serves agood dinner and buffet breakfast but it's the views are amazing. itwas a... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Imperial Hotel is a 19th Century four-star hotel in a stunning cliff-top location on the English Riviera. Of the 152 bedrooms, 60 are sea-facing premium rooms, 29 deluxe rooms with sea views, and 13 suites. Just a mile from Torquay train station, and 10 minutes walk from the town centre and its famous promenade, this Mediterranean-style hotel is a great base for exploring Devon and North Cornwall. Close by are sandy beaches, the Eden Project and Dartmoor National Park. After a day of exploring relax in the Health & Leisure Club then enjoy delicious food in the award-winning Regatta Restaurant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Imperial Hotel

Address: Park Hill Road, Torquay TQ1 2DG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: $90 - $277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Imperial Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 152
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Also Known As:
Imperial Hotel Torquay
Barcelo Torquay
Imperial Torquay
Torquay Imperial Hotel
Hotel Imperial Torquay
The Imperial Hotel Torquay, Devon
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Torquay
#10 Business Hotel in Torquay
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Torquay
#11 Luxury Hotel in Torquay
#28 Romantic Hotel in Torquay
#31 Family Hotel in Torquay
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