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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Le Papillon is about a 10min walk from the beach and about a 20min walk from the town centre. We visited Torquay as five friends wanting to go away for five days without paying a fortune. We stayed in the five bed dorm made up from two sets of bunk beds and a single bed. The room was clean, bright...

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Marga C, Owner at Le Papillon, responded to this review

Thank you girls for a great feedback I am glad that you have enjoyed your stay I look forward to welcoming you again best regards Marga

Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

The hostess was a very nice welcoming lady Considering this place was a hostel It was was very very clean! Which is a bonus! However there was two issues I had with this place: The shower cost 50p for 8minutes (which is fair enough considering the accommodation was so cheap) but it was hit and miss wether the water would...

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Marga C, Owner at Le Papillon, responded to this review

Hi Marc thank you for a good feedback to address your issues : Water pressure in the shower - unfortunately this can happen on very rare occasions when a lot of people use the shower at the same time as well as a washing machine, dishwasher and so on My apologies Your second issue has been dealt with by our...

Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed here in July. After staying at other places in Torquay, this is by far the best. We had such a lovely time. The whole place was immaculate. The Hostess was so welcoming and friendly, will definately be coming back and we couldn't recommend enough! :)

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Marga C, Owner at Le Papillon, responded to this review

Thank you both for a great review I am so pleased that you liked the hostel and enjoyed your stay We look forward to welcoming you again best regards Marga

Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

We are so happy we stayed here! My boyfriend and I are backpacking through Europe and decided to make a stop in Torquay. We found Le Papillon and couldn't be happier with our choice. Once we arrived the owner lead us straight to our room which was a private one. It was large, CLEAN, and vibrant! We spent 3 nights...

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Marga C, Owner at Le Papillon, responded to this review

Thank you for a great review It is a good feeling when people enjoy our hostel and also acknowledge the cleaning work our staff does So I am glad that you did decide to make a stop in Torquay and found Le Papillon We hope to welcome you again best regards Marga and a warning bark from our guard dog...

Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 23 June 2015

Dear fellow travellers, Make your visit to the English riviera extraordinary by staying in this lovely guest house. I stayed in Le Papillon for one week and I felt like home from the minute I stepped through the front door. It's clean and cosey, the rooms are bright and colorful, you can use the heavenly garden, the fully equipped kitchen,...

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Marga C, Owner at Le Papillon, responded to this review

Hello Nicole thank you for such a great feed back. I am glad that you liked our hostel we try to make everything as comfortable as possible for our guests We look forward to welcoming you again best regards Marga

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 June 2015

I stayed in Torquay for 3 nights after intending to move after one. Le Papillon was extreemely clean and generally quiet- i only know there were 3 in my room so can't say itf it was a busy period or not. Arrived tuesday16th june and found it relatively easily with satnav and postcode. the payment was made up front and...

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Marga C, Owner at Le Papillon, responded to this review

Hi thank you for writing such an informative feedback There are always new points customers raise and I dream that one day we will be perfect and please everyone :). I did not have the pleasure to meet you but hopefully some other time. Best regards Marga

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 June 2015

24 singers/musicians stayed for the weekend and Marga made us feel so welcome. It was spotlessly clean, the cabins were lovely, the décor in the house was bright and cheerful and the garden was very pretty. Thank you Marga, we had a lovely time. I definitely recommend it.

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Marga C, Owner at Le Papillon, responded to this review

Hello Pat thank you for such a nice feedback to return the compliment you and your group were absolutely fabulous guests Your music was enjoyed not only by myself but also by other guests and visiting friends I really hope you can come back to Torquay again best regard Marga

Table View, South Africa
Reviewed 9 June 2015

We stayed there for an extended period of time while looking for a place to settle. The hostel has a clean and colorful interior with the most beautiful lush garden. The accommodation is extremely comfortable and has very good kitchen facilities. There is lots of secure off-street parking. Good value for money!! The incredible hostess and her team made us...

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Marga C, Owner at Le Papillon, responded to this review

Hallo Greg and Christina Sad to see you go but happy for you It was great to get to know you and I look forward to seeing you again soon best regards Marga and much luck and happiness in your new home

Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

Both myself and my boyfriend stayed at this lovely, bright and cheerful place for 2 nights to extend our stay in Devon. I wish I had booked this place for the whole week. Marga made us feel so welcome. The hostel is so well equipped with everything to hand to make you feel at home. It was spotlessly clean. We...

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Marga C, Owner at Le Papillon, responded to this review

Hi Tara thank you from all the Papillon staff and myself for a great feedback It gives us all a boost to know that people appreciate our work and enjoy the hostel We look forward to welcoming you again best regards Marga

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

I visited here with two of my friends for two nights. it's very nice,clean and lively hostel.Situated at excellent location just a five minute walk from the train station and coach station. This hostel has various type of rooms option not only dome like other hotels.They charge 50p to use hot shower for 10 mins. Staffs are nice and friendly....

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Thank you for a great feedback We are happy that you enjoyed our hostel and hope to welcome you again in the future best regards Marga

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
ROOMS 4 TWO Le Papillon is a very popular accommodation ideally situated within walking distance to the town centre, beaches, harbour, clubs and pubs Le Papillon has a large car park and a big south facing garden with a terraced area for BBQ's ideal for al fresco eating The rooms are spacious and comfortable There are 3 large double and 1 twin bedroom as well as a 4-5 bed dorm/family room 3 of the double bed rooms have TV and all rooms are large enough to put up 2 more beds if the room is wanted as a family room The hostel has 3 shower rooms/wc and 2 separate cloakrooms There is a big well equipped kitchen and breakfast room ideal for self catering Prices start from £20.00 per person per night SUMMER CABINS These Wooden Cabins have been converted into cosy double bedrooms with washbasin, hot and cold water, power points, heating and a patio with table and chairs PLEASE NOTE The cabins are situated in a secluded part of the garden There is a cloakroom (toilet and washbasin) outside the cabins but showers have to be used in the main house The price is £ 17.50 per person per night Wifi is accessible from most areas and ID is necessary For advanced bookings there is a non-refundable deposit required Groups over 5 people should contact the manager first. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Le Papillon

Address: 18 Vansittart Road | Devon TQ2 5BW, Torquay TQ2 5BW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: ₹ 2,681 - ₹ 7,240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Le Papillon 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“All rooms Iv'e had been fine,Papillion set in a quiet part of the town.”
 of 5 bubbles MariTor, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All cabins, looked great!”
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“Rooms near the garden side are peaceful and warm.”
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 of 5 bubbles Plymouth124, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Clean colourful and warm!! Best hostel room I have been in!”
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