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    Bay Esplanade Hotel

    Sands Road, Paignton TQ4 6EG, England
    011 44 844 499 5710
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    • Excellent26%
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    1 - 5 of 546 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    If I could give no stars, I would! We have traveled extensively in this country and abroad and I really think this was the nastiest and definitely the dirtiest hotel we have ever stayed in. The shower room was covered in grey mould and the...More

    Thank sallythecritic
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 22 May 2017

    First time at this hotel. As soon as we arrived reception staff were very pleasant. Food excellent plenty of choice. Loved the waiter service in the evenings. Entertainment good we all sang along. As we did a couple o Yahoo!'s for the country music the...More

    Thank Mary P
    Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 30 May 2017

    Dear Mary P. Thank you for the review. Always a pleasure to receive such a nice write-up; glad we hit the mark for you, and we look forward to seeing you back with us very soon. Thanks very much for a great 5 star review.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    just got back from the esplanade hotel in paignton and we really enjoyed ourselves The hotel is based right on the front and the beach is but a moment away if like me you are a seaside lover then this is the hotel for you...More

    Thank paul c
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I specified that I was a vegan when booking but was not catered for at all and on the last evening had to go out of the hotel to get something to eat . Meat eaters have several choices ,vegetarians 1 and vegans none. I...More

    Thank DeeRotherham
    Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Dear DeeRotherham. Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. I am sorry that you found the dining-arrangements not to your satisfaction, and feel that your dietary requirements weren’t adequately catered for. We always have a meat, fish and vegetarian option available, along...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Great location on sea front near shops,cinema and bus route.Lovely comfy warm hotel ,friendly staff,very clean bedroom and excellent food. Brilliant buffet breakfast,variety of cereals,fruit juices,grapefruit/prunes and wonderful cooked choice .Evening meal menu choice good and food excellent.We booked this weekend as we were going...More

    Thank megan j
    Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 6 days ago

    Dear megan j Thank you for reviewing us. We are extremely fortunate to be in a superb location as you rightly mentioned in your review. Glad you had an enjoyable all round experience with us; from finding our team friendly, to our menu choice and...More

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    • Price range
    • US$ 79 - US$ 170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 84
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    • Paignton
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    RitaH51
    31 October 2017|
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    Response from Janut47 | Reviewed this property |
    Not far. Perhaps ten minute walk.
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    BARBARA G
    19 September 2017|
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    Response from Bob H | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there is a small lift, there are also twin rooms on the ground floor, but request one of these rooms directly to the hotel PRIOR to travelling
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    Claire P
    6 August 2017|
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    Response from greer68 | Property representative |
    Thank you for your enquiry. I am sorry but we do not have any family rooms here, only doubles, twins and single, one with internal adjoining doors either, sorry.
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