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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2012

What an oasis the Elmdene is, we stayed for 3 nights in the middle of September 2012, nothing seemed to much trouble for hosts, Carol and Andy. Check in easy and simple, we got to torquay for 10 o,clock, i popped in to reception just to ask if it ok to leave car ( it was ) and was allowed...

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Skipton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2012

We stayed at the Elmdene for 4 nights in September after reading the reviews for the hotel on Trip Advisor and found that it fully deserved the excellent reviews. Carol and Andy were very welcoming and went out of their to make our stay an enjoyable one from the outset. The standard of accomadation and range of breakfast choices were...

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Thank margaret j
Reviewed 18 September 2012

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at The Elmdene during the second week of September. We had a great service even before we arrived in that a request made to Carrol was sorted out prior to our arrival. Andy & Carol were very welcoming and did everything possible to make our stay an enjoyable one. They also provided a lot of...

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Thank Paul B
Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2012

We stayed at the Elmdene for a week at the beginning of September. We stayed in room 2 which had the added bonus of an adjoining lounge with a sofa and a second TV. The rooms and en-suite were spotless and the breakfasts were excellent and always freshly cooked. The hotel is well placed for the train station and bus...

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Thank Sue L
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2012

This is a treasure. Andy & Carol certainly know how to make you feel welcome. The bedroom was beautiful, newly decorated and furnished, everything you could possibly require for a holiday was in that room - including fudge yum. Very well placed for the seafront and torquay centre. Rail station and bus stops all close by. Andy is a font...

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Thank lizstanyard
dursley
Reviewed 15 September 2012

Andy and Carol you should be very proud of your wonderful hotel.From the moment we entered the Elmdene we felt right at home.We booked room 2 and it was a fantastic room.The breakfast's were exellent with a varied menu to chose from.We could't fault a thing. Thankyou Andy and Carol for a most enjoyable stay at the Elmdene.

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Thank Royboydursley
Bury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2012

Room was very well decked out fabulous en-suite......breakfast what can one say brill ....excellent choice .....carol and andy excellent host with a good knowledge of whats going on in torquay....will definitely going back...

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Thank david p
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2012

My husband and i stayed for 4 days in Room 4. It was lovely and bright and a great size. The owners Andy and Carol are two of the nicest people we have met. They make you feel at home straight away. The care and attention to keeping the hotel to a high standard certainly pays off. We have stayed...

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2012 via mobile

My husband and I have just returned from a stay here for our second anniversary. The welcome we received was outstanding (they even gave us some chocolates for our anniversary!). The room was large, clean and very well presented. There was a well stocked coffee/tea supply, chilled water and fudge. The room included dressing gowns and slippers with good thick...

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2012

We stayed in Room 5, it was immaculate,cosy and warm. Andy and Carol were superb hosts and helped us to our room with our bags. The cup of tea on arrival was very welcoming,we felt very at home and would definetley stay here again if in this area. Added touches like fresh milk and filtered water in the mini fridge...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Elmdene is quality 5 star visit britain graded guest accommodation, situated on the level in a tree lined road opposite open parkland. We have six en-suite bedrooms, we offer free onsite parking and free wi-fi. We are a short level walk to the seafront, train station and conference centre. The town and harbour are within walking distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Elmdene

Address: Rathmore Road, Torquay TQ2 6NZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: RM510 - RM605 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Elmdene 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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Elmdene Hotel Torquay
The Elmdene Torquay, English Riviera
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“Room one for a view at the front of the hotel, Room six for a cosy room at the top.”
 of 5 bubbles rogerjohns2n, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our room was at the top a lovely room very comfy with amply space . There was a nice shower , tv and fridge there was even 2 fluffy white dressing gowns and slippers hanging in the wardrobe for you to use everything was very clean,”
 of 5 bubbles B9503YIdebrab, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 lovely”
 of 5 bubbles ChristineFoley, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All 6 rooms are of equal superior quality.”
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