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Stretford, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2012

Andy and Carol are fantastic hosts, we felt at home from the minute we walked through the door to the minute we said godbye. we stayed in room 3, it was a clean, cosy, spacious room. comfy bed, large ensuite. And all the little extra touches, like fridge with milk and water, fudge. and a torch so my wife could...

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Reviewed 28 August 2012

Stayed this bank holiday weekend and and honestly say everything was perfect. Like a top hotel but with added personal service. Great breakfast cooked to order by Carol too. The bedroom is so lovely. I will definitely stay here again if in this area. Thank you Elmdene for making our stay a pleasure.

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Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2012

This is the second time we have stopped at this hotel. The breakfasts are fantastic. Loads of choice which caters for every taste. Very friendly and knowledgeable hosts. Nothing was too much trouble. The hotel is in a quite location but within easy walking distance of Torquay centre. The room we stayed in had everything and more than we needed....

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2012

I stayed at Elmdene with my partner a fortnight ago in room 4. We loved the spacious and exceptionally well-maintained room, and got wi-fi signal with no problem. It was the little extras like milk in the fridge which made you realise what a special place this is. The hosts were very welcoming and you felt at home in the...

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Lewdown, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 August 2012

Very very hard to fault. Superb variety of breakfasts of a high standard with some real attention to detail missed by most places, friendly welcome and very convenient location with parking for guests. The room was spotless and very comfortable. Even the Kettle in the room was clean! There was not view to speak of at all but we knew...

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1Thank benz308
Galway
Reviewed 11 August 2012

We have just returned after a five day break in Torquay,and the better for it. It was our good fortune to have reserved accommodation at the Elmdene, which set the tone for our time in Torquay. The standard of comfort and hospitality surpassed our expectations, and it's no surprise that it enjoys such a high rating. The hallmark of this...

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Stockbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2012

Stayed at Elmdene for 3 nights in room 2. Nice clean hotel. Good choice at breakfast. Would have liked a bath in the room but thats my fault for booking before reading the room details. Wasnt abe to get the wi-fi signal 95% of the time in the room but it wasnt a problem. Would recommend to couples who want...

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2Thank darko2oo4
England
Reviewed 7 August 2012

The Elmdene is a homely Bed & Breakfast with 6 rooms. It is ideally situated being only a 5 minute walk to the promenade, a 20 minute walk to the harbour and only a 5 minute stroll into Torre Abbey grounds. Carol and Andy were the perfect hosts, very welcoming on our arrival and very obliging throughout our stay. We...

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 August 2012

Now we know why its rightfully in number 1 spot on tripadvisor after our wonderful stay in this first class hotel, Spotless from top to bottom, Room 4 a very spacious and tastefully decorated room we were taken to after booking in by Andy who asked if we had any questions in general about Torquay & the surrounding area before...

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Germany Berlin, Stuttgart
Reviewed 29 July 2012

Everything is said here. Absolutely fantastic small and modern family hotel! And there are dozens in Torquay. Just a 5 minutes walk from the train station in a relatively quiet area. Owners are extremely careful/attentive and helpful. Our room was big, modern furnished and decorated like in a 5-star hotel. Enormous breakfast options like in a good restaurant. The only...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Elmdene is quality 5 star visit britain graded guest accommodation, situated on the level in a tree lined road opposite open parkland. We have six en-suite bedrooms, we offer free onsite parking and free wi-fi. We are a short level walk to the seafront, train station and conference centre. The town and harbour are within walking distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Elmdene

Address: Rathmore Road, Torquay TQ2 6NZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: ₹ 7,746 - ₹ 9,193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Elmdene 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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Elmdene Hotel Torquay
The Elmdene Torquay, Devon
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“Room one for a view at the front of the hotel, Room six for a cosy room at the top.”
 of 5 bubbles rogerjohns2n, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our room was at the top a lovely room very comfy with amply space . There was a nice shower , tv and fridge there was even 2 fluffy white dressing gowns and slippers hanging in the wardrobe for you to use everything was very clean,”
 of 5 bubbles B9503YIdebrab, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 lovely”
 of 5 bubbles ChristineFoley, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All 6 rooms are of equal superior quality.”
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“All rooms are lovely.”
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