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The Hotel Balmoral

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#17 of 89 Hotels in Torquay
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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at this Hotel for a weekend in April and we were really impressed! With the lovely rooms,and the quality of the food! And personal service,and lovely staff! So we came back on the 31st October for three nights,which was just as good!,we will be back for another weekend,perhaps in the new year,thanks again for your excellent hotel!

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a cosy double room with en-suite. The bed was clean and comfortable and we asked for extra pillows which they provided immediately. The food was excellent with plenty of choice both at breakfast and evening meals. The staff were all very friendly and nothing was too much trouble. All in all an great stay and we would recommend...

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Thank normanandsheila
Christchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Excellent Service. Rooms were of a good standard. Hotel is about 1/2 mile from town centre(walking distance). All of the meals were very good quality and the staff were very helpful and did everything with a smile. We had good entertainment one night, not so good the second night. Overall I would recommend this hotel to everybody.

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Thank Maurice D
Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Nicely situated with pleasant gardens. The staff are friendly and helpful and the breakfasts are really good. Rooms are fairly small but nicely done. There is no lift however and parking is limited (although there is plenty of street parking nearby).

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Thank Phillip H
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016

The staff were extremely friendly in most cases , apart from our last break fast, there was an English girl waiting on, we asked for some extra milk for teas as you just get a jug on your table and we had used it for our cornflakes and no more was available to help yourself. her answer was " NOT...

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Wareham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This is a lovely hotel situated in a beautiful location not too far from the centre of Torquay. This is the 3rd time we have stayed here and it is still great value for money. The rooms are clean and comfortable with tea and coffee making facilities too. Hairdryer in room as well Toiletries for bathtime provided also. Clean towels...

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1Thank tonju87
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We stayed at this hotel very recently and experienced exceptional care from all the staff which made this one of the most enjoyable and memorable breaks away. The food was delicious and the menu catered very well for my gluten and dairy free dietary requirement. Would hope to return to this hotel again soon and would definitely recommend this comfortable...

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1Thank suemM2335CH
Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This hotel was recommenced to us by friends, and we certainly were not disappointed. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel very welcome. This is a great Hotel, very quiet and relaxing with a lovely garden at the back. The rooms are varied and beautifully furnished and there is one to suit everybody. The food is very...

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Thank Anita B
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Love this hotel the staff are so friendly and accommodating. As non residents we booked an evening meal. It is five courses and they were all very nice and not too huge. The service was excellent and it was good value. We then adjourned to the lounge with coffee and were entertained by a male vocalist who was very watchable

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016

I stayed at this hotel over the weekend recently- it was my third visit this year and I was welcomed back like an old friend The staff are so nice and helpful, nothing is too much trouble The situation of the hotel is excellent being within easy walking distance of the town and Meadfoot beach is right beside it The...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Balmoral - set in a superb Torquay location overlooking some of the most beautiful coastal scenery on the English Riviera. Elegantly furnished and decorated public rooms give the hotel a restful, welcoming atmosphere with a touch of class, which is matched by the hospitality provided. The Hotel Balmoral stands in its own secluded grounds in a quiet, peaceful setting, yet close to all the amenities and attractions of Torquay Devon. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Hotel Balmoral

Address: Meadfoot Sea Road, Torquay TQ1 2LQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: ₹ 4,341 - ₹ 8,087 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Hotel Balmoral 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Balmoral Hotel Torquay
The Hotel Balmoral Torquay, Devon
Hotel Style:
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Torquay
#18 Family Hotel in Torquay
#24 Romantic Hotel in Torquay
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Good sized rooms, especially the ones overlooking the lawned area.”
 of 5 bubbles tonybuck177, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“had a sea view /garden view room which was cosy but adequate”
 of 5 bubbles ray334, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“room 3 or 5 we like, overlooking garden and sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles shirleyv709, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Only 2 rooms with Sea views.”
 of 5 bubbles 892mauriced, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“not cosy room No 8”
 of 5 bubbles kemporock, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
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