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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spent four nights here on my November break.Situated next to the sea in a cul de sac at the end of Preston sands.Although not a sea view room was a fair size double at the back of the hotel. Room was a very good standard and had the added attraction of a railway line running past the back of the...

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Louise J, Owner at The Torbay Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much, I am glad you enjoyed your stay. Regards Louise

Lassay-les-Chateaux, France
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I were made to feel very welcome from the moment we arrived and nothing was too much trouble. For example, I don't drink tea or coffee so Louise made sure there was a selection of good quality herbal teas available in the room. The towels were large and fluffy and the beds comfortable. Our room was a...

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Louise J, Owner at The Torbay Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review, in fact I have decided to upgrade that room next and having read your comments I will be looking into fitting a heated rail in the shower room. I do make my own yoghurt so I will offer that as an option in future! Regards Louise

Darvel, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very professional young man greeted me on arrival and offered to carry my bag, Ben, you are a star!! Was told all the important information i.e: when the bar was open and breakfast time!! Room was clean, comfortable and VERY quiet. Shower was very space age - I've never seen one like it before and it worked a treat. Big...

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Louise J, Owner at The Torbay Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for such a lovely review, Ben is all puffed up now and strutting around the place! Regards Louise

Watford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Just stayed in The Torbay Sands Hotel for a birthday weekend. Great location on the beach and on a dead end street which is quiet. Parked the car up and didn't move it for three days as everything is within walking distance. Dog friendly hotel, great breakfasts and Sunday roast. Friendly owner who comes out to speak to you in...

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Louise J, Owner at The Torbay Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, it was lovely to meet you. Regards Louise

Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

We just had a wonderful one night stay at this fantastic hotel,the location was perfect and you can enjoy a bracing walk along the sea front after a very tasty fresh cooked breakfast. Our bedroom had every thing we needed tea and coffee making facilities a lovely comfortable bed and a nice hot shower our only regret was we didn't...

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Louise J, Owner at The Torbay Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you both for such a lovely review, I look forward to seeing you again soon I hope. Regards Louise

Torquay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2016

I have visited today for a Sunday lunch, had never been before but found the food and service excellent with an added bonus of terrific views of the sea....could have easily sat there all day was so relaxing! A very enjoyable lunch and will definitely be back

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Louise J, Owner at The Torbay Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much, I am glad you enjoyed your afternoon! Regards Louise

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Incredible. One of the nicest views of anywhere I've ever stayed in Europe. Our entire wall was basically one huge window that overlooked the sea. It was a glorious view. The bed was comfortable and there was hot water and plenty of it in the shower. The Devon cream tea was delicious. Louise is an amazing hostess. She treated everyone...

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Louise J, Owner at The Torbay Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much, what a lovely review! It was such a pleasure to meet you and I hope you will come again. Regards Louise

Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

The torbay sands far exeeded my expectations. A warm welcome was accompanied with a free drink on arrival. Was shown to my room in no time. Spotlessly clean, modern in design. As a solo traveler who booked in late I didn't get a sea view room but for the low price I paid I was more than impressed with my...

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Louise J, Owner at The Torbay Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review, it was a pleasure to meet you. Regards Louise

southampton
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Small quiet hotel which in my opinion allows the owner time to value the customer. A very warm welcome, large freshly cooked breakfast while over looking the sea and clean rooms. Couldn't ask for more.

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Louise J, Owner at The Torbay Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the lovely review, much appreciated. Regards Louise

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Okehampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

A beautiful en suite room. With a stunning sea view. Owner Louise can't do enough for you, not only do you get a complimentary drink on arrival but everything is very reasonably priced. Nothing is too much trouble. Our room was clean, bright and comfortable. Shower smallish but adequate!! All in all a stunning location with stunning staff 10/10

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It was lovely to meet you both and I am so glad you enjoyed your stay. Regards Louise

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Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our hotel is right on the sea front with spectacular views of Torbay there is also lots of free parking outside the hotel ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Torbay Sands Hotel

Address: 16 Marine Parade | Preston Sea Front, Paignton TQ3 2NU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Paignton
Price Range: ₹ 4,458 - ₹ 7,402 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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