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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent Accommodation in this Hotel. Excellent Service by the Manager (Peter) and Staff (Gail, Val, John etc). There was Excellent Wifi in my room. Howden Court Hotel sent their own luxury coach to pick up our party from Long Eaton, Derby, driven by the ever popular Kevin. Excellent English Breakfast, At night, excellent soup (starters at dinner) and even better...

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

A really good review with lots of plus points, thank you. You have also highlighted the fact that we own and operate a 49 seater passenger coach. We cater to guests who travel to us by car, train etc but we also provide a transport service using our coach to certain parts of the country such as: Scunthorpe, Doncaste, Sheffield,...

Tamworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Came here for Christmas and new year, the fun started as soon as we arrived, the staff worked very hard to make Christmas spectacular the decorations throughout the hotel were out of this world, just like staying at Santas grotto, there was plenty of food and the atmosphere was brilliant, the entertainment at night was very good, and plenty of...

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Yet another fantastic review. We really do appreciate our guests giving feedback via TripAdvisor. This is a valuable tool for anyone to check out prior to booking accommodation. You were especially impressed with our Christmas decorations and stated that it was like staying at Santa's Grotto - fabulous comments, thank you. You also made reference to the cleanliness of the...

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have just arrived home after spending 15 days over the Christmas period, from 24th December to 7th January. We have had a wonderful time, even though my husband is not in the best of health at present. We were met with nothing but kindness. The staff are amazing, Our coach driver Kevin, Val the receptionist, James...

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

What a fabulous review. You have stayed here at Howden Court Hotel many, many times and it is always a pleasure to welcome the two of you. I always enjoy the opportunity to learn a new dance or too that you have picked up from your dance class. You have highlighted many factors in regards to your stay, and made...

Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic hotel superb friendly staff great entertainment laid on top quality breakfast and evening meals , and only a few minutes walk to the town centre , harbour and sea front I will definitely be back to stay again

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Your review is short but direct and to the point. Fantastic comments. Words used such as: superb, great, top quality do say it all so a big thank you from all at Howden Court Hotel. We look forward to seeing you return in the near future. Peter Proprietor

Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Just got back from an excellent break at this hotel. We were welcomed and looked after throughout the holiday. The whole hotel was warm, clean and comfortable. The meals were all excellent and plentiful, I left nothing, but ate too much. I have never seen such lovely Christmas decorations everywhere, it really gets you in the Christmas mood. The owners...

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

A lovely review, thank you. You visited us for one of our popular Turkey & Tinsel breaks and made special praise in regards to our Christmas decorations, we do like to give a good show. We have 22 Christmas trees plus Christmas arches on display and hope to create a Christmas winter wonderland for all our guests to enjoy. We...

Bloxwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

My mum and dad have asked me to write this review for them. They have just come back from their 3rd visit to this fabulous hotel for a Turkey & Tinsel experience. Nothing is too much trouble for the staff especially the manager Peter who is a very funny and caring man who goes the extra mile to make sure...

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

A great review that has brought a big smile to my face. Thank you 'Jimbo' & Jean. This was your third visit to us via ADAMS TOURS from Walsall. We do look forward to greeting you and other guests in this party. You are all full of fun and laughter. The fancy dress parade was fantastic with well over 20...

England, Arkansas
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Had the most wonderfull time for a tinsel and turkey celebration .good entertainment staff very friendly nothing was too much trouble for them .great food Peter organized a terrific fancy dress and it was great fun .I recommend this hotel to anyone , you will love everything about it .and if you have the opportunity to get one of the...

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Ho! Ho! Ho! You have just returned from holiday having enjoyed one of our Turkey & Tinsel theme breaks. We do like to celebrate Christmas in a special way. lots of Christmas decor and festive food with fun thrown in for good measure. For your group we also had a Fancy Dress parade which went down really well. We are...

Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Our first stay at Howden court. Looking forward to two more visits. Peter and family and staff are excellent and Kevin their coach driver looked after us very well. The hotel is comfortable very clean and the food is very good. We enjoyed every day very much we were made so welcome. Good entertainment in evenings. I can highly recommend...

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Betty & friends from Scunthorpe for taking time to provide us with a fantastic review. You have highlighted many good points which we really appreciate. We look forward to greeting you once again when you revisit us in the near future. Have a great Christmas. All the best, Peter Proprietor

Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Got to be the friendliest hotel we've ever stayed in. Peter the hotel owner had us up dancing every night, teaching us to Line dance. Steve the barman is an absolute gentleman, loved his stories, his bingo games and his passion for life. The waiting staff, and lovely lady on reception were very friendly and the hotel was spotless, it...

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

An excellent review. Many thanks. Thank you for your kind feedback. You have highlighted several items such as the friendliness of the hotel - we believe this is such an important ingredient for hotel hosts and their staff. Guests should be made to feel appreciated and wanted. You have mentioned certain members of our staff for praise including Steve our...

Newtownards, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Brilliant hotel & even better location, stayed for 2 nights in august & 100% be back in the near future, Torquay is an amazing place there's things for everyone to do, plenty bars clubs restaurants & lots of shops for shopping ps thanks to the owners for hospitality

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Great review, thank you. Yes Torquay does have a lot to offer. Set is a very picturesque location with a horseshoe bay you get the feel of a Mediteranean harbour with all the yachts and sailing vessels on sight. There is an abundance of bars an restaurants available and we do have one of the best beaches for making sandcastles...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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Additional Information about Howden Court Hotel

Address: 23 Croft Road | Devon, Torquay TQ2 5UD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: ₹ 2,424 - ₹ 4,765 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Howden Court Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 31
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#4 Best Value Hotel in Torquay
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Torquay
#12 Family Hotel in Torquay
#13 Business Hotel in Torquay
#21 Romantic Hotel in Torquay
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Single rooms as well as doubles with en suite showers etc.”
 of 5 bubbles X2666MNphilipm, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Book early. ideal for those who are disabled.”
 of 5 bubbles granny46312, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The room we had .was not one that had been refurbished but was very big not a terrific view”
 of 5 bubbles janetchowns, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“It has lifts to most rooms 2of our group had a garden room we has sea view room om first floor excellent room”
 of 5 bubbles Betty3133, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Garden rooms 33& 32 are lovely, the two Bay rooms are nice but they are upgrades”
 of 5 bubbles 883lynnr, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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