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The Grand Hotel

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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
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Pets Allowed
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4 Star Hotel
Torquay's Historic Jewel For old world grandeur and traditional British charm, the Grand has been Torquay's landmark hotel for over 130 years. Overlooking one of the finest bays, this elegant Victorian hotel offers 132 individually styled bedrooms, The Grand spa, AA rosette restaurant...
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Sea Front, Torquay TQ2 6RH, England
31.7 km to Exeter Airport
254 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had read the reviews but went with an open mind and I'm really happy to say that we loved it. Bearing in mind that the hotel was built in the 1880's when everyone arrived by train the parking is a bit tricky so arrive...More

Thank princessPaddington
Response from Anne-Marie H, Public Relations Manager at The Grand HotelResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking your time to leave us your review, I am really pleased to hear that you loved staying in such an iconic building she really is a Grand Old Dame. I have noted any points and forwarded to relevant departments so we...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

The Hotel has great views across the bay. As you walk in the reception area is quite impressive and the staff at reception were polite, friendly and helpful. It has a nice restaurant and the food was good and reasonably presented although we thought the...More

2  Thank richard g
Response from Anne-Marie H, Public Relations Manager at The Grand HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Richard, Thank you for your review we are glad that you enjoyed the food and you found the staff to be helpful and friendly, I have passed on your comments to the bar manager for immediate action and apologise that you were left waiting....More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We got married here on the 14th july, can we say how amazing our wedding planner was, so kind and thoughtful to every detail we had. The staff at the hotel were so friendly and helpful. We couldnt of picked a better venue for our...More

1  Thank Ellie R
Response from Anne-Marie H, Public Relations Manager at The Grand HotelResponded 6 days ago

We were absolutely delighted that your wedding day was everything you hoped for and more. I will pass your comments straight on to Lauren who I know will be over the moon that she helped make your day so special. Congratulations on your marriage and...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very friendly, helpful staff at reception, at the bar and in the restaurant. The hotel is clean, has a good atmosphere and a wonderful location giving great views from many areas of the hotel. Our room looked freshly decorated and was of a good size,...More

Thank Carl L
Response from Anne-Marie H, Public Relations Manager at The Grand HotelResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I will pass these comments on to the team who will be delighted to learn how much you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind Regards Anne-Marie

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stayed here with my boyfriend for two nights, we were put in room 222. Room was very very stuffy however a fan was available. We made use of the outdoor pool one day... pool bar only took cash so had to walk 10 mins to...More

1  Thank Kelly H
Response from Anne-Marie H, Public Relations Manager at The Grand HotelResponded 6 days ago

Dear Kelly, Thank you for your review. As you mention the hotel is old, built in 1881 it is quite the Grand Old Dame, It is subject to an extensive renovation program and only today a new carpet has been laid in our bar. I...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$125 - US$254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Spa Hotel in Torquay
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Torquay
#15 Business Hotel in Torquay
#25 Luxury Hotel in Torquay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$125 - US$254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Spa Hotel in Torquay
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Torquay
#15 Business Hotel in Torquay
#25 Luxury Hotel in Torquay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Sallyapple53
March 15, 2018|
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Response from ToniJames | Reviewed this property |
Train station is ideal , 2 min walk . Lovely hotel & staff enjoy 😊
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Carol C
February 5, 2018|
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Response from paulineandcorin | Reviewed this property |
I really don’t know, the accommodation was good although a little dated but it is a very old hotel and clean, breakfast was good, just the evening meal was not up to our expectations, there are a number of good restaurants... More
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Katyandrussangell
March 13, 2017|
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Response from Stuart S | Reviewed this property |
Don't waste your money stayed there two weeks ago august 2017 pool area very run down rusty railings over priced drinks at pool bar which you can only pay cash for.
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"room above first floor overlooking the bay"
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"With all respect I would never recommend Room 332 to anyone !"
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"Try to get a sea view room if possible."
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"Rooms with the seaview is fantastic."
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