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The Torbay Sands Hotel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful en suite room. With a stunning sea view. Owner Louise can't do enough for you, not only do you get a complimentary drink on arrival but everything is very reasonably priced. Nothing is too much trouble. Our room was clean, bright and comfortable. Shower smallish but adequate!! All in all a stunning location with stunning staff 10/10

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really lovely hotel. Room was well appointed with crisp white linen and fluffy towels. Plenty big enough for myself and my son for our nights stay. The view was amazing despite the awful weather. Staff very welcoming and friendly Breakfast was hearty and hot. The dining room also had an amazing view and u just love all the vintage crockery.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for three night here and can't praise it enough. Situated overlooking Preston Sands in a quiet cul-de -sac it has stunning sea views. The room was well presented and clean with plenty of storage and a very comfortable be. Breakfast was delicious with plenty to choose from and always piping hot,the staff were very friendly and efficient. If... More 

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Belper, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed bank holiday weekend for my partner's birthday. We had our two dogs with us. The staff were very welcoming. My partner is a vegetarian - well catered for at breakfast! The positioning of the hotel was excellent - only a short walk into Paignton and well situated for visiting other local places (recommend brixham, Dartmouth, cockington, babbacombe). We... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

Stunning location and views. Louise the owner is very welcoming and a superb host who made my first visit to Paignton very memorable. I sat on the terrace in the evening (with my dog and a great Chardonnay) enjoying the stunning views (and great WIFI watching Celebrity Big Brother live eviction!) and listening to the lapping of the sea which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

I booked here very last minute and looked forward to my stay seeing all the good reviews and I wasn't disappointed! Louise was so welcoming which was great as its quite lonely when travelling alone at times. The room was clean and had exactly what I needed for my stay the bed was so comfy I slept so well! Breakfast... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

On arrival we were checked into a room with a lovely sea view despite not booking one, a pleasant surprise. While out exploring however we received a phone call to be told we'd have to move rooms as we had been checked into the wrong room. On returning to the hotel we found we have been moved to the back... More 

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Louise J, Owner at The Torbay Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Hi, I am so sorry you were checked in to the wrong room, you booked a standard double and were shown a triple sea view room so clearly a mistake had been made. It was because we had two guests with the same (fairly unusual) surname and were short staffed! When I called you it seemed you were fine with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

We had a wonderful stay at the Torbay sands, we only stopped for one night but we will definitely stay here again. There is a really friendly atmosphere at the hotel and this is created by the staff and owner, who are all very helpful and pleasant. We were in the area seeing some sights so needed an overnight stop,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

booked three rooms here for one night louise doing us a good deal with the children arrived nice and early due to the glorious weather warmly greeted and was allowed to use car park so off to the beach coming back later to be shown to our rooms we had the family room which was wasnt a bad size clean... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

The hospitality was second to none! A chilled and very friendly atmosphere. The team were professional and the host couldn't have been more helpful. Highly recommend a stay here. Very reasonable rates too. Breakfast was top notch and accommodating for veggies! Good selection of drinks too.

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our hotel is right on the sea front with spectacular views of Torbay there is also lots of free parking outside the hotel ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Torbay Sands Hotel

Address: 16 Marine Parade | Preston Sea Front, Paignton TQ3 2NU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Paignton
Price Range: $64 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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