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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This is how a good hotel should be. From the moment we arrived the customer service was fabulous. Paul and staff were all very obliging and did their very best to ensure we had a happy and memorable holiday. We were helped with the planning of our days out and advised on good places to visit. The hotel is well...

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Hi Sharon, it makes us very happy to know that we helped create a holiday that memories are made of. It's always sad to see guests go but when they come back beacause they are so comfortable staying with us its just wonderful ... we're hoping to see you again in 2017. Thank you for your kind review. Paul &...

Lincoln
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Had a lovely short break at this hotel. We went primarily for the football match as Lincoln were playing, but stretched it out into a short break. It is spotless and the rooms have everything you need for a lovely break or full holiday. Large comfy bed with beautiful linen sheets for a great nights sleep, excellent Wi-Fi, beverage tray,...

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Hi CazBez - We would love to have you stay again with us - looking forward to that call to book again. It makes such a difference to know that you loved The Westgate experience and that you were pleasantly surprised at the delights of Torquay and Torbay - including the footie!. Thank you for your review and excellent rating....

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2016

An excellent hotel where I was warmly welcomed. Clean, comfortable and very convenient. With a hearty home cooked breakfast to send you on your way. Easy walk to station, beach and promenade , bus stop outside the hotel, perfect.

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us, 'perfect' is going to be hard to better next time you stay,but we will be trying. Its particularly good to know that as a solo lady traveler you felt so welcome and that our great location was idea for arriving by train and then getting about on the buses...

Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We only spent two nights at The Westgate (sadly), but knew instantly that our stay would be fantastic after being welcomed with a Devonshire cream tea on arrival! Our room was exquisitely appointed, spotless and its huge bay window allowed us a fantastic view of our stunning surroundings. We quickly understood that nothing was too much trouble for the Westgate...

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

The Westgate loves having you as 'besties' and we're proud that you enjoyed your time with us so much. We hope that your visit will be one of many to enjoy the delights of The English Riviera, there's just so much here to see and do here 2 days often feels like its over too soon. Thank you for your...

Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is our 3rd visit this year twice on our own and the other with friends, we have been coming to stay here for 3 years now and we love it more every time, it's always improving on things for example, new Egyptian bed linen, fancy tie backs for the curtains which I love and many more things to many...

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Hiya Luke. Wow, thank you for your glowing review. We're so pleased we blow your socks off every time you stay and that you keep coming back for more. Looking forward to seeing you in just 5 weeks. yep - staff are truly awesome! Paul & Mike.

Exmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Good location.Good car parking area. Fantastic breakfast, lovely fresh fruit. A lovely clean room. Toiletries provided a very nice touch. Very comfortable bed. Such great friendly helpful hosts. Couldn't have wished for more. Great value.

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Dear Maureen, it was a pleasure to have you stay with us and we do hope to see you again - there's just so much to see and do on The English Riviera. It's great to know you loved your breakfast and the comfort of The Westgate. Thank you for taking a few moments to write us such a nice...

somerset
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We had a lovely stay at The Westgate. Felt very welcome. Food and service was perfect (even a free glass of bubbles for our Anniversary.) Four poster bed room was the best. I would definitely recommend that you stay here!

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Hi battys - so pleased you decided that our romantic four-poster king bed room was the place to celebrate your wedding anniversary. Its wonderful to know that you enjoyed your time with us. Thank you for your kind review and recommending us to others. Do come again. Paul & Mike

South Korea
Reviewed 21 August 2016

It was perfect. nice and clean. nice breakfast. quiet neighborhood. shopping mall and beach are within walking distance. most of all, the hosts were very nice. if I go to torquay again, I will definitely stay here again.

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Wonderful to know that you thought your stay with us was perfect and that you loved your breakfast and our central location to Torquay and Torbay. We would love to see you again if you are in England. Thank you for taking the time to write us such a lovely review. Paul & Mike

Dunscore, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Another great stay at the Westgate, Paul still cooking breakfasts to die for, served by the lovely Teri (the singing waitress) or Robert the ever energetic singing dancing waitor. And last but by no means least , Michael, what can I say about him, except I love him to death, the evenings in the bar were great, and we were...

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Thank you, Brenda, for such a splendid review and for giving us top marks. We're pleased that we continue to make your time with us special - Robert and Terri will be especially pleased to have got a mention too - they both work so hard to bring joy to the breakfast time and then make the rooms sparkle! We...

Waltham Abbey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We were offered a tea or coffee when we arrived which was most welcome, we were then advised of the amenities of the local area which again was very helpful. The room was spotless with refreshments supplied, hospitality was excellent. Would definitely stay there again.

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Hi Thumper - so pleased that you would definitely stay with us again - there is just so much to do in Torbay we are sure you will return. Thank you for your great review. Paul & Mike

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Westgate is an elegant Victorian villa that retains many original features. Ample free parking on site. With a Visit England assessed 4 Star with silver award guest accommodation, it's superbly located in a leafy conservation area by Torre Abbey in walking distance to the beach, harbour, town centre shopping, railway station and one of the closest to the Riviera Conference & Leisure Centre. There is a bus stop outside. There's a selection of tastefully decorated all en-suite family, double, super king, twin and single rooms together with an elegant guests' lounge, licensed bar and home cooked breakfast with hand - made Torquay sausages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Westgate

Address: Falkland Road, Torquay TQ2 5JP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: ₹ 4,909 - ₹ 6,709 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Westgate 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Love the four poster bed. ”
 of 5 bubbles 3Pauline, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Any room is lovely all decorated differently.”
 of 5 bubbles joshuah602, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are excellent”
 of 5 bubbles 601lukej, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles bbrown1949, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in rm 2 which is stunning. The breakfasts are beautiful (even if I was the only 1 who made it down for breakfast grom our family!) and Terri was helpful and friendly . Thank you for a lovely stay”
 of 5 bubbles poohsticks2015, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
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