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Bay Esplanade Hotel

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  • Excellent26%
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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 3 July 2016

I had a lovely stay at the Bay Esplanade Hotel. My room was clean and comfortable. The staff were very friendly and helpful especially Dee at reception. Simon My waiter at meal times was very helpful to. My coach driver Neil was very friendly. Overall...More

2  Thank Russell H
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 15 July 2016

Dear Russell H Many thanks for taking the time to leave us a review relating to your stay with us. As a business that prides itself on customer service, it’s always great for certain members of our dedicated team to get a mention. I’ll make...More

Reviewed 29 June 2016

Just returned from a short break with Shearings Coaches. The hotel is first class, good choice of menus, ie at breakfast and evening meals. Rooms clean, all staff first class customer care. Evening entertainment good.

2  Thank PET67H
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 15 July 2016

Dear PET67H Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel, and service we can offer. A 5 star review is always very welcomed, and I sincerely hope that we can offer you some more of our Esplanade hospitality in the not-so-distant future.

Reviewed 28 June 2016

first impression good - wonderful welcome, room appeared ok. tried to have a shower but the hose leaked and water pressure practically non-existent. water wouldnt drain so lifted the cover to find it filthy. night manager noted problem and it was fixed next day. food...More

1  Thank Kathryn F
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 15 July 2016

Dear Kathryn F Many thanks for reviewing your stay with us here at the Bay Esplanade. Sorry that some food items weren’t to your liking. I would like to clarify that we don’t microwave our veg, and we didn’t receive any other complaints about it....More

Reviewed 19 June 2016

Just got back from a Shearings holiday to Paignton and stayed at the Bay Esplanade. The hotel is excellent, the room I had was spotless and bright with good sea views. The food was very good and varied with something to suit everyone. For me,...More

2  Thank lesleyanne51
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 15 July 2016

Dear lesleyanne51 Many thanks for taking the time to give us a 5 star review! It certainly does help boost morale for our hard-working team when their efforts are noticed. we show all reviews to our staff and the fact that your stay was made...More

Reviewed 19 June 2016

I travelled with my daughter, we always have single rooms and ours were adequate for the 3 days we were there. Our request for lift access , adjoining rooms and table for 2 was granted. Being an older building, bathrooms were added on and mine...More

Thank mumanddaughter2015
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 15 July 2016

Dear mumanddaughter Thank you for a nice review. We always try to accommodate specific requests wherever humanly possible, and glad that we were able to help you on this occasion. The bathrooms here aren’t the largest that you’ll ever encounter, due to us being a...More

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Jim G
27 January 2018|
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Response from greer68 | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. The layout of the building is unusual, as we have the 'basement' level, which is actually on ground floor, as you come up stairs to enter the hotel, then go down by lift to these rooms, which... 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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