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Hotel Riviera

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Clevedon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

On our not infrequent trips to Sidmouth, Devon, we like to start with a touch of luxury with silver service coffee and hotel made shotbread biscuits, overlooking the prom and the sea beyond. Today in brilliant sunshine it could not be better.

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Sandhurst, Berkshire
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59 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

When arriving at Hotel Riviera, you feel like a house guest rather than a hotel guest. At no time were we asked our room number and all of the staff, who were really helpful and polite, knew who we were. The rooms are beautifully decorated and it is obvious that they are refurbished regularly. We stayed in a deluxe room... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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135 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amongst all the chaos that is Sidnouth on a busy and scorching summers day it was delightful to take 10 steps back off the pavement and sit on the front patio of this lovely hotel having a cup of tea watching the world go by and enjoying the excellent service. Sadly we didn't stop or eat (except for the shortbread... More 

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29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely traditional hotel in 100% location in Sidmouth. Michael the manager and his staff are very friendly and can't do enough. It is quite expensive compared to new modern hotels in major resorts however it's quite unique and charming with fantastic service which I guess is what you are paying for weighs sea view!

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Kingswinford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staying with our friends in nearby Sidside, we had a walk down to the front and spotted this lovely hotel with outdoor tables - as it was a hot day, we stopped for a sandwich and a drink. Faultless service and lovely presented lunch - we had a bottle of wine too! Great lunch menu if you want something more... More 

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Oxfordshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everything you could wish for in an English seaside hotel. Totally faultless with the most professional of staff. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend this hotel or to stay here again myself or even to drive for miles just to have one more of those delicious crab sandwiches for lunch! Wonderful.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

We have visited the hotel a couple of times for dinner. This time we spent a week there, second floor,sea view fantastic. Staff great, nothing too much trouble, unobtrusive but there when needed. Rooms great. I think a whole report could be written about the quality and variety of the food. We did not have one less than excellent meal.... More 

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Swanage, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Stayed at the Riviera for a week with family. The 2nd floor sea view room was perfect. Well appointed, clean and with uninterrupted views out to sea. The service from all areas of the staff was excellent, from the cleaners, front of house, reception and restaurant. The quality of the food was excellent and varied.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Rooms are excellent, clean and thoughtful touches, the whole Hotel is great, the service especially from the concierge and bar staff. The restaurant team are attentive but not over the top, we especially enjoyed the cocktail bar in the evening and the added enjoyment of a pianist. Wonderful visit and a joy to dress up for dinner with the bonus... More 

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Andover, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

We stopped by to grab a spot of lunch. The sun was out so we sat on the terrace. Great service and food was fantastic. The waiters were polite and not in you face, truly a lovely experience on a bright sunny day. This is definitely a must if you are wanting just a quick drink to a meal, as... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Riviera, with its echoes of the South of France and prime position on the seafront, is the choice for the discerning in search of relaxation and quieter pleasures. Many bedrooms have been recently refurbished, so, whether you stay on holiday or on business you will be treated to the kind of friendly personal attention that can only be found in a private hotel of this quality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riviera

Address: The Esplanade, Sidmouth EX10 8AY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Sidmouth
Price Range: $291 - $479 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Riviera 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Riviera Hotel Sidmouth
Hotel Riviera Sidmouth, Devon
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Sidmouth
#5 Family Hotel in Sidmouth
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Sidmouth
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