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Bay Esplanade Hotel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had an excellent weekend at this hotel. The food was excellent and the staff very friendly. It's very well situated for the town centre and other near by locations and attractions. The steam railway it a only about 15 mins away from the hotels which takes you down the coast to Dartmouth. Would definitely recommend.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

long trip by coach but worth it, all of the staff were really friendly hotel very clean & good food. We had a great roomno.18. the hotel was centrally situated to all amenities great for walks & seeing all surronding areas, just nothing that you could complain about except we were just not there long enough as it was only...

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a last minute booking with Shearings so to have a twin room we had to pay extra as the only ones available were Sea view ones. The room, I would say, was newly redecorated as was lovely and fresh. The bathroom was minute and, unfortunately had no shower. My partner had recently had a shoulder op and getting...

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Thank Wulfrunia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was an OK stay . The room was small and the walls weren't overly clean . The bathroom bin was broken and contained the wrapper of someone else's sanitary items so hadn't been emptied. The breakfast was OK. On the menu is some information about upgrading your room . Seems a bit late as we had already stayed the...

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Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is very clean and the staff were very helpful, you can tell its an old Hotel as some rooms the toilet is in like a cupboard also shower the same and the sink in the actual bedroom, some they are in one room but very small. The Hotel is well placed for the Sea and Shops Buses and...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is a great place to stay only a few yards to the main beach and close to main shopping area, bus and railway station. The hotel is exceptionally clean, the staff really friendly and helpful, the food is really good, the rooms are adequate with comfortable beds, the only downfall is the bathrooms which to be honest are...

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Thank Arthur V
greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Arthur V Many thanks for your 5 star review. We totally agree with your opinion; we are indeed fortunate to be in a superb location with a superb team behind us. Our rooms probably wouldn’t be the largest that you’d encounter on your travels as you stated, but we do like to think that the friendly staff and great...

Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went as a party of 11 of us to celebrate the 100th anniversary of our organisation. The Esplanade again did not disappoint. Staff were very tolerant of our sometimes quite noisy behaviour and accommodated us at mealtimes by setting up a table for 11. A very enjoyable weekend with staff making every effort on their guests behalf as they...

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greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Alan P Many thanks for reviewing us. Glad we could accommodate your party of 11. Really pleased to read that our service didn’t disappoint, and always a pleasure to see you with us. Look forward to welcoming you for visit no.16!

Beverley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well it was back again to this wonderful hotel. As a regular visitor I do notice changes and improvements on each visit and once again was not disappointed. Firstly the hotel itself. It is impeccable clean and the ongoing refurbishment and upgrade of rooms provide a really comfortable stay. It's location is handy with the harbour just across the road...

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greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jeremy J Thanks again for leaving us a lovely review. Great to chat with you again, and Interesting to find out that you’ve been coming to our hotel now for 25 years! We do have quite a few regulars, but you are definitely up there amongst the most stalwart!! I hope you are having many happy memories of your...

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from a 5 day stay at the Bay Esplanade Hotel. I reviewed this hotel following a stay, back in 2015 and rated it very good. I can honestly say this hotel now warrants an excellent rating. The hotel itself is not 5 star, but the staff certainly provide a 5 star service. All the staff are friendly, polite,...

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greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear john V We really appreciate your 5 star rating, and love the title, “Top of the class”! Thank-you for acknowledging the endeavours of our team here at the Bay Esplanade. I will pass on your comments to all the staff, particularly Dovile & Tabby, whom you have mentioned by name. Glad you liked your refurbished room, and our public...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I stayed here for the weekend on a Shearing weekend break. The hotel was near the sea and the main bus station and rail station for trips to other destinations such as Brixham, Dartmouth, Totnes. We stayed in a basic room which was clean and the beds were comfortable. The shower room was rather small and could do with an...

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greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear JasmineSt Thank you for reviewing your recent break with us. As you stated, we are in an ideal location, close to the town centre shops and the beach just across the road! It’s also only a short walk to the bus/train station opening up the possibility of visiting lots of other popular attractions here within the South Devon region....

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Esplanade hotel is a pleasant hotel ideally situated and set on a level seafront position just a short walk to the sandy beach, picturesque harbour, pier, shops and brand new cinema. Paignton is right in the heart of Torbay and is an ideal resort for all ages as well as a great base from which to explore South Devon and the surrounding area. Within the hotel, the south facing Sun Lounge and Harbour Bar Lounge offer stunning views across ‘the Bay’ and the attractive Riviera Suite provides a warm and friendly atmosphere to enjoy the entertainment. The Esplanade also offers the opportunity to upgrade your standard room to one with a sea view (charges apply) and the stunning view on a sunny day is certainly worth it! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay Esplanade Hotel

Address: Sands Road, Paignton TQ4 6EG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Paignton
Price Range: RM464 - RM777 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bay Esplanade Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 84
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“our room 18 was very easy to get to & very cosy”
slippers2013, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Front and Sea Views”
shendaseven, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Seafront rooms have a small surcharge but are worth the extra.”
jikabob, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The sea facing rooms, in my opinion, are quieter.”
rodd61, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“go for a sea view on an upgrade its worth it.”
dixie11uk, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
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