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Bay Esplanade Hotel

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  • Excellent26%
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“mr bean”(13 reviews)
“self drive”(19 reviews)
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All reviewsshearings holidaymr beanself drivecoach driverpaid extra for a sea viewbuffet breakfastentertainment roomtiny bathroomsea frontenjoyable breakper daysea view roomnight porterexcellent positionrestaurant staffevening entertainmentpublic areas
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

Excellent holiday everything was taken care of from start to finish. The planned trips out were really good and we got to see many places we would not normally see. Our driver Peter was brilliant and kept us laughing and entertained all day The hotel...More

1  Thank Lynda M
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 29 July 2016

Dear Lynda M Thank you for your review, and great to read that your holiday with us was an all-round pleasant experience. We hope that you will visit us again in the not-too-distant future, and should you choose to, please let us know what we...More

Reviewed 15 July 2016

Went on a shearings coach break here last month. The outside does not look like the photo, it is in need of decoration. This is also true of the inside. It seems to have a facade and is not 'what is shows on the tin'....More

1  Thank fnerjoolz
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 29 July 2016

Dear fnerjoolz Many thanks for reviewing us. Glad to read that you enjoyed the food, and the service was satisfactory. Also pleased that the maintenance issues you outlined were promptly remedied. Don’t quite understand why you didn’t think the photos matched our establishment, as they...More

Reviewed 10 July 2016

We stayed for 7 nights in a sea view room on a self drive holiday at the end of June. We stay in 6 or 7 different hotels each year so have plenty to compare against. The reception staff were very helpful and friendly. The...More

Thank Allan F
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 15 July 2016

Dear Allan F Many thanks for taking the time to write, outlining the good & not so good points of your stay. Glad you found our reception staff helpful, and glad that we were able to be in a position to offer you a room...More

Reviewed 3 July 2016

I had a lovely stay at the Bay Esplanade Hotel. My room was clean and comfortable. The staff were very friendly and helpful especially Dee at reception. Simon My waiter at meal times was very helpful to. My coach driver Neil was very friendly. Overall...More

2  Thank Russell H
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 15 July 2016

Dear Russell H Many thanks for taking the time to leave us a review relating to your stay with us. As a business that prides itself on customer service, it’s always great for certain members of our dedicated team to get a mention. I’ll make...More

Reviewed 29 June 2016

Just returned from a short break with Shearings Coaches. The hotel is first class, good choice of menus, ie at breakfast and evening meals. Rooms clean, all staff first class customer care. Evening entertainment good.

2  Thank PET67H
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 15 July 2016

Dear PET67H Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel, and service we can offer. A 5 star review is always very welcomed, and I sincerely hope that we can offer you some more of our Esplanade hospitality in the not-so-distant future.

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US$ 80 - US$ 189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Jim G
27 January 2018|
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Response from greer68 | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. The layout of the building is unusual, as we have the 'basement' level, which is actually on ground floor, as you come up stairs to enter the hotel, then go down by lift to these rooms, which... More
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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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"our room on the 2nd floor was ok no problems"
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"Be aware many bathrooms are small (106 ) especially so."
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"2nd floor 209 back of hotel"
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