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Bay Esplanade Hotel

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All reviewsshearings holidaymr beanself drivecoach driverpaid extra for a sea viewbuffet breakfastentertainment roomtiny bathroomsea frontenjoyable breakper daysea view roomnight porterexcellent positionrestaurant staffevening entertainmentpublic areas
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

First coach trip/weekend break we have taken. Had a fab time. All went so smoothly from picking coach up to being dropped off after our 3 nights, 4 days break in Paignton. Stayed at the Bay Esplanade hotel. All staff were so helpful and friendly....More

Thank Sheila H
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 13 November 2017

Dear Sheila H. Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. Glad you had a positive experience with your first coach break, and highly delighted you had chosen the Bay Esplanade for your stay. We continually proceed with the refurbishing of our...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I have just returned from a five day stay at this fantastic hotel. I was there with my mum for a well earned rest and we were initially put in a room at the rear of the hotel but before our suitcases had made it...More

Thank Lisa W
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 13 November 2017

Dear Lisa W Thank you for taking the time to give us a complimentary 5 star review. We always strive for high standards of customer care, and I’m pleased that your review reflects this. We will pass on your comments to John the driver and...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

Just done a 3 night weekend here,self drive,great position.super sea view room,232,food was fine ,no complaints at all,decent entertainment.The staff everywhere were great and I think it is the best shearings hotel we have visited and we have been to many.More

Thank flutterby1111
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 2 November 2017

Dear flutterby1111. Thank you for your review. Great to read that you enjoyed your stay, and extremely flattered you found us the best! If you choose to visit us again, please let us know what we can do to earn a 5 star review, and...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

Had a lovely 3 night stay. Self drive with Shearings .Paid extra for a sea view room, which was spotlessly clean with comfy double bed. Food was excellent . The staff were all pleasant and friendly. Entertainment was fun and included quiz and bingo. Public...More

Thank marycollins2017
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 3 November 2017

Dear marycollins2017. Thank you for your review. Pleased to read that this was another visit to holiday with us, and that again you had a lovely stay. We are always delighted to receive reviews such as yours, and appreciate you taking the time to leave...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017

Stayed here with Shearings, my first time with them. Very impressed with hotel had a disabled wheeler with me but staff and other guests helpful in managing stairs to entrance. Food basic but plentiful with good choice daily. Entertainment good including session of bingo and...More

Thank Peter G
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 3 November 2017

Dear Peter G. Many thanks for reviewing us and leaving us 5 stars! Pleased that your first time with us was a positive one. We always aim for high standards of customer service, and like to feel that this makes up for our short-comings like...More

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RitaH51
31 October 2017|
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Response from Janut47 | Reviewed this property |
Not far. Perhaps ten minute walk.
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BARBARA G
19 September 2017|
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Response from Bob H | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a small lift, there are also twin rooms on the ground floor, but request one of these rooms directly to the hotel PRIOR to travelling
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Claire P
6 August 2017|
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Response from greer68 | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. I am sorry but we do not have any family rooms here, only doubles, twins and single, one with internal adjoining doors either, sorry.
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"Be aware many bathrooms are small (106 ) especially so."
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"2nd floor 209 back of hotel"
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