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Bay Esplanade Hotel

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  • Excellent26%
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  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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Reviewed 1 April 2016

We arrived for a 5 day stay and all was good until first mornings breakfast, it was buffet style, we are ok with serving ourselves to food, just had problems finding it!! the replenishment time of the items of food was far too long, and...More

2  Thank Pilsbury_29
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 16 April 2016

Dear paul c Many thanks for giving us your feedback regarding your recent stay here at the Bay Esplanade. Our buffet breakfast is quite new to us, and is now starting to settle down and receive good feedback after some initial settling in problems; apologies...More

Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Great weeks holiday good hotel and food. Great service. Ideal location. Ideal for bus stops and the local shops. Good views over Torbay and Paington Harbour. Well worth a visit. Good entertment in the hotel every night.More

Thank 66Richard179
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 16 April 2016

Dear 66Richard179 Thanks for your write up regarding your stay with us here at the Bay Esplanade. Always nice to receive great write-ups, and useful for potential guests to see that we are in an ideal location; reviews like yours mean that they don’t just...More

Reviewed 28 March 2016

Came home good Friday had a fab time , had a lovely room all refurbished must have been lucky because our bathroom was quite big, could have a shower curtain up though for the shower over the bath didn't quite get that it's a a...More

Thank Cas305
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 16 April 2016

Cas305 Great to read that you were delighted with your holiday experience. We’ll look into your comment regarding the shower curtain, and I’m glad you enjoyed our relatively new buffet style breakfast. If you decide to visit us again, don’t forget that for a small...More

Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a wonderful 5day break at this hotel. Could find no faults with room meals and friendliness of staff The nightly entertainment was first rate. Would recommend it to everyone. Hotel positioned overlooking the sea and would recommend a sea view room lovely...More

Thank Jen L
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 16 April 2016

Dear Jen L Thanks for your complimentary review of your stay with us here at our hotel. We do continually receive great comments regarding the varied entertainment and convenient location, and many thanks for reiterating this for any potential future guests considering staying with us...More

Reviewed 22 March 2016

My husband and I visited this hotel on a Shearings self drive break. These five day holidays are excellent value. Our room was on the small side but very clean and tidy with a very comfortable bed.The staff were all very friendly and helpful but...More

3  Thank ChristineRKelly
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 16 April 2016

Dear ChristineRKelly Thank you for sharing your experience. It’s clear from your review that you were delighted with our menu and the food, and I’ll only be too happy to pass on your kind words to the Head chef & all involved with the food...More

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Maureen C
3 March 2018|
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Response from keith h | Reviewed this property |
Hi just got back from this excellent hotel all the staff are very helpful,I don't think they have a specific child's menu but if you ask the restaurant staff I am sure they will provide something for you.not all the... More
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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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"for views of Torbay upgrade to a room on the front"
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