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Skipton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2012

We stayed at the Elmdene for 4 nights in September after reading the reviews for the hotel on Trip Advisor and found that it fully deserved the excellent reviews. Carol and Andy were very welcoming and went out of their to make our stay an enjoyable one from the outset. The standard of accomadation and range of breakfast choices were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at The Elmdene during the second week of September. We had a great service even before we arrived in that a request made to Carrol was sorted out prior to our arrival. Andy & Carol were very welcoming and did everything possible to make our stay an enjoyable one. They also provided a lot of... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

We stayed at the Elmdene for a week at the beginning of September. We stayed in room 2 which had the added bonus of an adjoining lounge with a sofa and a second TV. The rooms and en-suite were spotless and the breakfasts were excellent and always freshly cooked. The hotel is well placed for the train station and bus... More 

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

This is a treasure. Andy & Carol certainly know how to make you feel welcome. The bedroom was beautiful, newly decorated and furnished, everything you could possibly require for a holiday was in that room - including fudge yum. Very well placed for the seafront and torquay centre. Rail station and bus stops all close by. Andy is a font... More 

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dursley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

Andy and Carol you should be very proud of your wonderful hotel.From the moment we entered the Elmdene we felt right at home.We booked room 2 and it was a fantastic room.The breakfast's were exellent with a varied menu to chose from.We could't fault a thing. Thankyou Andy and Carol for a most enjoyable stay at the Elmdene.

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Bury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

Room was very well decked out fabulous en-suite......breakfast what can one say brill ....excellent choice .....carol and andy excellent host with a good knowledge of whats going on in torquay....will definitely going back...

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

My husband and i stayed for 4 days in Room 4. It was lovely and bright and a great size. The owners Andy and Carol are two of the nicest people we have met. They make you feel at home straight away. The care and attention to keeping the hotel to a high standard certainly pays off. We have stayed... More 

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012 via mobile

My husband and I have just returned from a stay here for our second anniversary. The welcome we received was outstanding (they even gave us some chocolates for our anniversary!). The room was large, clean and very well presented. There was a well stocked coffee/tea supply, chilled water and fudge. The room included dressing gowns and slippers with good thick... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

We stayed in Room 5, it was immaculate,cosy and warm. Andy and Carol were superb hosts and helped us to our room with our bags. The cup of tea on arrival was very welcoming,we felt very at home and would definetley stay here again if in this area. Added touches like fresh milk and filtered water in the mini fridge... More 

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Stretford, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012

Andy and Carol are fantastic hosts, we felt at home from the minute we walked through the door to the minute we said godbye. we stayed in room 3, it was a clean, cosy, spacious room. comfy bed, large ensuite. And all the little extra touches, like fridge with milk and water, fudge. and a torch so my wife could... More 

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Amenities

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Elmdene is quality 5 star visit britain graded guest accommodation, situated on the level in a tree lined road opposite open parkland. We have six en-suite bedrooms, we offer free onsite parking and free wi-fi. We are a short level walk to the seafront, train station and conference centre. The town and harbour are within walking distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Elmdene

Address: Rathmore Road, Torquay TQ2 6NZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: $127 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Elmdene 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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Also Known As:
Elmdene Hotel Torquay
The Elmdene Torquay, Devon
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