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Bay Esplanade Hotel

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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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“self drive”(23 reviews)
“coach driver”(20 reviews)
AMENITIES
Breakfast Buffet
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsshearings holidayself drivecoach driverpaid extra for a sea viewbuffet breakfasttiny bathroomsea frontper daysea view roomvisited this hotelnight porterexcellent positionrestaurant staffevening entertainmentpublic areassingle roomplenty of choice
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Just returned after our 10th stay. going with Shearings but only our first by coach; normally we self-drive. Great location and nice hotel. For £57 a night, half board, plus free trios out by coach and riverboat., it's a real bargain. But it ISN'T a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for 4 nights in room 100 great room breakfast buffet was very good tea time food was great but would of liked a down to earth choice sausage and mash or pies but that just personal choice 6 of as did ask for baked...More

Thank queenie60_123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a 8 day holiday to this hotel for the first time and had one of the best holidays ever. All of the staff were very helpful and always went to extra mile. Alex our waiter was lovely and had a great laugh with us...More

Thank Cait X
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this hotel with my elderly mum who is used to coach holidays so she chose the hotel. This is a Shearings hotel and the majority of patrons are part of their tours but we booked a self drive. I asked for specific requirements...More

Thank DJH62
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had visited this hotel a few years ago and were not impressed. However things had changed this time. The staff were smart, good mannered and eager to help. The room that we were allocated was clean tidy and well furnished. Meals were of a...More

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Price range
$114 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$114 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Patricia J
August 5, 2018|
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Response from Bob H | Reviewed this property |
Wifi is available in the hotel. It gets weaker the further away from the receiver, so it depends on where your room is. It's free, sign in code is available from reception
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janice s
July 6, 2018|
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Response from cazm652015 | Reviewed this property |
There is a lift, and there will be designated rooms for wheelchair users.
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Maureen C
March 3, 2018|
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Response from keith h | Reviewed this property |
Hi just got back from this excellent hotel all the staff are very helpful,I don't think they have a specific child's menu but if you ask the restaurant staff I am sure they will provide something for you.not all the... More
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"Pay extra for a sea view or don't complain about overlooking a service yard."
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"A sea view room would suite most people."
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"don't bother"
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"Small lift, but only two floors"
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