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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hubby and I stayed for 2 night's. It was easy to find. The room was at the top of the stairs. Three flights up. However that's our only flaw. The room was compact but beautifully decorated and the bed very comfortable. The pillows soft. The lounge was very comfortable. Our hosts Paul and Gail were very accommodating and really friendly.... More 

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Thank Jaynieace
Gosport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Paul & Gail are very welcoming.good location, close to beach & bar, rooms well styled clean and comfortable. Great place to stay on a budget, all usual amenities and more. Would recommend to family and friends.

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Thank Xblocky
Ramsgate, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Paul and Gail were very welcoming and helpful.My mother and I had been staying in Torquay and had to leave our previous hotel at 10 am and although check in time at the Bronte is not until 3 pm we were allowed to drop our luggage early.We had a lot of luggage but when we returned after lunch it had... More 

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Thank deborahatkinson2000
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am sorry to say this hotel was terrible/dreadful. We arrived and was met by Gail who showed us the lounge and the breakfast room then pointed to our room told us that they don't take cards for payment only cash (weird)... We went up to our room minding the chair lift as we went up the first flight of... More 

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guv7, Owner at Bronte Hotel, responded to this review

We are sorry that these guests were not satisfied with their stay but their review fly's in the face of other reviews for this room & our establishment in general. It always amazes us how guests can be so nice while staying with you then leave & slaughter you with a review like this one. Let us try to respond... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

Stayed for two nights while looking around the area. Paul was very charming, polite and very helpful. The room was clean and comfortable. Didn't have the breakfast but it did smell yummy. Thanks for a nice stay would stay here again for sure.

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Thank Terence H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Great location and service from Gail & Paul, always so helpful and cheerful. Rooms are spacious and cosy! Everything you need for a good night stay + free wifi! Two second walk to the beach and a 10 minute walk to town.. Have stayed before and will stay again when visiting Devon, much prefer a home from home rather then... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

I stayed for 3 nights in March 2016 Friday-Monday. On arrival I was met by Paul the owner who checked me in quickly and gave me a quick tour of the building before showing me to my room. The Bronte has a very comfortable lounge with a large flat screen tv, hi fi and computer together with a large selection... More 

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22 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

Stayed during September and found that this Hotel is in a quiet part of Paignton but still only a few minutes from the beach. No shops nearby but there is a restaurant bar next to the beach and a public house a few doors away from the hotel, but I think was due to close down. You are only a... More 

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1 Thank MosesUk
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

We arrived and had to wait 3 hrs for our room! The room was a tthe top of 3 flights of stairs and quite disappointing! Shower and toilet in a cupboard! Sink right nex to the lumpy, squeaky bed! Not a great nights sleep! 4 stars? Not sure how, but the breakfast was tasty but he dining room was cramped.

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2 Thank PaulKing135
guv7, Owner at Bronte Hotel, responded to this review

We are sorry this guest was not happy with his stay. Check in time is clearly stated on all booking sites as 3.00pm. If guests turn up early as the guests did in this case our policy is to let guests into their room if it is ready but if the change over of the room is not complete then... More 

Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

We booked The Bronte at Paignton on Bid.com and the room looked ok but they neglect to tell you which floor you are on.When we arrived we paid the full amount plus there is an extra charge for breakfast which might I add was very good for a full English.I myself struggled to get up and down stairs because I... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Bronte Hotel is situated in Paignton, within a few yards of the lovely Preston Sands and in the centre of one of the most beautiful bays in the British Isles....Glorious Torbay. The hotel is on a good, level position just 80 yards stroll to the sea front and its safe, sandy beach. The pier, shops, restaurants and large multiplex cinema are just a few minutes level walk away. Paignton is an ideal family resort with all the traditional seaside attractions including an attractive harbour, theatre, zoo, multiplex cinema, Splashdown Water Park and coastline steam railway. The Bronte is a small, family run hotel with a warm and friendly home from home atmosphere. Tastefully furnished with a bright modern decor, the whole atmosphere at the Bronte is relaxing and informal. It provides a perfect base for your holiday or business trip. We offer the free use of two internet linked desk top computers and free WiFi is available throughout the hotel. Our tariff is based on a room only basis. Our highy rated breakfast can be ordered & purchased upon arrival at a very reasonable cost. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bronte Hotel

Address: 7 Colin Road, Paignton TQ3 2NR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Paignton
Price Range: $49 - $71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bronte Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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