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The Torbay Sands Hotel

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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b23 6tx
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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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Thank brummielondoner
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8 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Thank andrewenorman
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 

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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england
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54 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Thank clingonshave
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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Saundersfoot, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second visit to Torbay Sands Hotel, both visits being since Louise bought the business. Everything is to the liking of myself and my wife particularly Louise. She is friendly, inviting, goes out her way to make guests welcome and a thoroughly nice person. The premises are at Preston beach which is the quiet end of Paignton and,... More 

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Thank RichardDI
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I took up half the rooms that Louise offers. The sea view family room and double room have truly breath taking views and are very comfortable with en suite facilities. The beds are very comfortable. Tea and coffee making facilities are in the room with plenty of towels and wardrobe space. We unfortunately only stayed for one... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came this weekend the hospitality is great, lovely views and staff can't do enough for you. Would definitely stay again if in the area Right near the centre of Torbay down very quiet road. Breakfast was lovely they do cream teas, breakfasts and lunches as well open to the public

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Thank carribean nut
Cape Town
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29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

I've just spent 11 days at this charming hotel with my three Poodles in tow. My husband joined us on the weekend. Louise Jones, who owns the hotel is on hand 24/7 to make sure your stay is as comfortable as possible! Great attention to detail with comfortable rooms, lovely breakfast area overlooking Preston beach, cosy lounge area to hang... More 

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

Thank you so much Kim, it was a pleasure to meet you and I appreciate the lovely feedback! The dogs were as good as Gold, as was Jan ... Hope to see you again in the future, maybe when the dogs can run free on the beach? (I have towels I keep especially for wet & sandy doggies) More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • 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: $63 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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