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Grosvenor House

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05/06/2017 06/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Wrexham
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Warm welcome from hosts Paula and Ray. Small hotel but lovely and clean and well appointed . We had superior room plenty of space with 2 easy chairs in bay window . Compact bathroom but good shower and fittings , large fluffy white bath sheets. Did peep in other rooms when being cleaned all good quality furniture and bedding ....

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Ray D, Owner at Grosvenor House, responded to this review

Hi Ann, thanks for your lovely review, and we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Our aim is to provide a clean, comfortable and homely environment, so it's great to know we are meeting our targets. Glad you enjoyed breakfast too, and especially the sausages, which we took time over sourcing, and which we're pleased to say...

Borehamwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I could tell the second we arrived from the warm, friendly greeting of Ray and Paula that this would be a successful break. Myself, husband and our sister--in-law were extremely impressed with our stay. The guest house was exceptionally clean and our rooms delightful. The breakfast was amazing - plentiful, and varied and the bar was a great place to...

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Ray D, Owner at Grosvenor House, responded to this review

Thanks Beryl, was lovely to see you all, and enjoy a beer in the bar in the evenings. Thanks for your kind comments on the quality and cleanliness of rooms, and also the breakfast, it's lovely to know all is appreciated. Thanks for your recommendation, and we look forward to seeing you again, if you are returning to the Riviera.

Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Stayed at the Grosvenor HOUSE Hotel not to be confused with the Grosvenor Hotel for a two night stay whilst attending a conference . Given a warm welcomed by Paula with tea or coffee and then shown to our room. The room was somewhat compact particularly the en-suite. It was very clean, only a small amount of staining to the...

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Ray D, Owner at Grosvenor House, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review, and recommendation. It was a pleasure to meet you, and, of course, we would love to welcome you back, whether on a subsequent business visit, or just a leisure trip. We note your points on the compact en-suite, but most are, as you might expect in a converted Edwardian House. We do look at how...

Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed last year and said id come back . Once again a most enjoyable stay great rooms great hospitality from owners Ray and Paula breakfast is fantastic . Great recomendations of resturants and only a short walk along the seafront to the main town . We will return again if your looking to stay in torquay look no further

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Ray D, Owner at Grosvenor House, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and it was a pleasure to welcome you back to Grosvenor House. Returning guests are always welcome! Nice to know we made you fell at home again. Thanks for the comment on location, some reviews seem to suggest we are a long way from amenities, but as you say about 8-10 minutes to the beach and...

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We are currently staying at the guest house and have to say its fantastic. We arrived after an 8 hour drive and were given a very warm welcome. The owners are really friendly and you can see from the moment you enter how much pride they take in the guest house. The rooms are very spacious and comfortable they are...

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Ray D, Owner at Grosvenor House, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your review, and we are glad you found the stay comfortable, homely and welcoming - despite an horrendous journey to get to us. We appreciate your positive comments on cleanliness, our breakfast offering, and location, which was one of the key factors when we bought the business. We look forward to welcoming you, your family and...

Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Just spent 4 nights with my family ,the owners Ray and Paula could not have been more friendly and helpful,my wife is coelliac and must eat gluten and wheat free meals this was no problem to them at all they really did know what they were doing ,our two grandchildren thought the whole stay was great ,would not stay anywhere...

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Ray D, Owner at Grosvenor House, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review and it was great to meet you all, and have a chat over breakfast, or a glass of wine! We are always pleased to cater for special dietary requirements, and it is great to be given notice at the time of booking, although, as you know, we hold gluten-free cereal, bread and biscuits as standard,...

Kemsing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Such a warm and wonderful reception. Paula and Ray are extremely helpful, hospitable, kind and welcoming. They prepare the most wonderful breakfast in the morning and the rooms are immaculate. They helped us with the sights, restaurants, the works. Highly recommend this lovely B&B.

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Ray D, Owner at Grosvenor House, responded to this review

Thanks for reviewing us Eveline, and for your kind words. It was lovely to meet you and the family and we were pleased to be able to look after you, here at Grosvenor House. It's nice to know the breakfast selection is appreciated - we have tried to offer an extensive choice, so there is something for all tastes. Hope...

Worcester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 August 2016

When we arrived the welcome was warm and genuine. Although we arrived two hours before check-in time our room was ready and we were able to unpack and make the most of the day. On arrival we were offered a drink, which was really nice. Paula gave us the tour and allowed us to settle in. The room was very...

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Ray D, Owner at Grosvenor House, responded to this review

Thanks Karen, glad you enjoyed the hospitality, and found the facilities and food to your liking. We will always try and accommodate early check ins where possible, always dependent of course that both they and the communal areas have been cleaned and are ready! Hope to welcome you back soon for a longer visit, so you can pack in more...

Camberley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

We went with friends so there were 6 of us, Paula and Ray had no problem accommodating all of us. They had two lovely rooms available for us, they meet us with a friendly smile and a very welcoming manner. The room we had was quite big with all amenities you would expect, they even had USB charging sockets. The...

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Ray D, Owner at Grosvenor House, responded to this review

Hi Mick and thanks for your feedback - it was great to meet you all, and we're pleased you found our service, Grosvenor House, and of course, Torquay to your satisfaction. We were given the crabbing tip by some youngsters who had a bucket full - so we can't claim that one - still it's nice to know they enjoy...

Lighwater
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We where looking for a B&B that had two family rooms as we where going away with friends, we tried another B&B and they recommend this little beauty. Ray and Paula welcome you like long lost friends and nothing is too much trouble. They are situated in the perfect location for your time in Torbay, 15mins walk to the shop...

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Ray D, Owner at Grosvenor House, responded to this review

Hi all and thanks for your lovely review. We are glad you found a warm and friendly welcome here at Grosvenor House, and of course we will be pleased to see you back here on the Riviera. Glad you found the facilities up to scratch, and that the location suited, one f the most vital things in our choice of...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Grosvenor House is situated in a quiet but central Torquay location, just behind the newly restored Torre Abbey, in the stunning English Riviera on the beautiful South Devon coast. From the many Guest Houses, Hotels and B&B accommodation in Torquay, we are in one of the best positions as a base to see Torquay and the English Riviera. Under new ownership in 2015, Paula and Ray are bringing their many years experience with overseas holiday rentals to the English Riviera. So whether you have stayed at Grosvenor House before, will be visiting for the first time, or have never adventured in the Riviera, we extend a warm welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grosvenor House

Address: Falkland Road, Torquay TQ2 5JP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: RM266 - RM443 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grosvenor House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Some larger rooms”
Mary146, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are varied and some are very large.”
RaymondR151, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Any room as all lovely.”
judithr58, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms good , few ground floor and all others on 1st floor .”
50AnnF, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Our room was quite compact others rooms are configured differently with some having larger bathrooms and more space generally .”
658jap, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
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