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Riviera Hotel

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  • Excellent19%
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“buffet style”(28 reviews)
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

A short stay (thank goodness) as the Hotel has no lifts but a maze of corridors and stairs! Absolute No No for anyone with disability problems, although a slow stair lift was installed on one floor. We were in the 'servants quarters' downstairs which smelt...More

1  Thank 47cheryl61
Reviewed 22 August 2016

From viewing the website of the Rainbow Hotel it looked great. What a disapointment when we arrived!! Miserable staff. Huge queue to book in. Bathroom seen much better days and was mostly held together with sealant. The lift.... OMG! number sequence was wrong and the...More

3  Thank greyhound1515
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I had always assumed that when you pay little for accommodation, you shouldn't expect too much, and having reviewed the heritage hotel in Torquay before, they always exceeded expectations of cheap and cheerful. Until I had the misfortune of booking at the rainbow, I had...More

2  Thank Steve H
Reviewed 16 August 2016

STAFF were great but the hotel needs updating the pool needs a clean is a shame because it could be great there if a bit of cleaning and tidying up would make a big difference also there was a wedding on and as it was...More

2  Thank jaguargeoff
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

I stayed at the Rainbow which is one of my fav hotels in Torquay for 9 days from Sat 6th to Sun 14th August as a private guest.I think it was my 7th visit to this hotel over the years always good food and Cabaret...More

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Free Internet
Breakfast included
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US$ 78 - US$ 199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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roboraptor
28 April 2018|
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Response from BPowis | Property representative |
Unfortunately as you will see from other reviews, and our responses to reviews, we are a big hotel with 142 bedrooms spread over two buildings, there are a lot of steps and stairs around the building, and the hotel is on a... More
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bernadettemills83
29 March 2018|
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All rooms have TV’s but some rooms have small 16-22 inch TV’s. We are halfway through upgrading all rooms to 32 inch or larger TV’s, 60 rooms done, 20 more over the next two weeks and hope to complete the rest by the end of... More
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Peter W
17 March 2018|
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Hi Peter I am sure we would be able to do provide you with a sandwich as we have advanced warning and can ask the Kitchen to prepare it and leave in the fridge for you. Please would you email the hotel direct and they will... More
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Room Tips
"Stayed in room 412 which was close to the Foyer, restaurant and Bars."
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"my husband and i had room 104 (excelliant) we had no outside noise, overlooked the car park but it didn't..."
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"Some rooms are a long way away lots of stairs to negotiate"
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"Go elsewhere!"
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