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    The Palace Hotel

    Babbacombe Road, Torquay TQ1 3TG, England
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent30%
          • Very good33%
          • Average18%
          • Poor11%
          • Terrible8%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Golf Course
          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 10 March 2015

          Mine was the former. The price I paid, including breakfast was incredible and I hope that this review is objective to the reader. The hotel is an icon and in its hay day would probably have been very very expensive to stay in. Unfortunately, although...More

          1  Thank Richard P
          Reviewed 8 March 2015

          having come from torquay to stay at the palace hotel should have been a wonderful experience but unfortunatly this was not the case. on arriving at the hotel reception staff were very helpful and unfortunatly this is where it ended . i was given room...More

          3  Thank 15grahamf
          Reviewed 5 March 2015

          Visited with husband last week for Sunday lunch....what a wonderful surprise ! Good old fashioned service, fabulous food, and plenty of it, warm, welcoming and a super jazz band too ! what more could one ask , except a glass of champagne or prosecco which...More

          Thank Janirico
          Reviewed 1 March 2015

          Leaving a poor review when we paid very little goes against the grain, but try as I might I cannot recommend this hotel. This is a splendid old building but faded grandeur is the order of the day. Check in was ok, not overly welcoming...More

          2  Thank CornwallAquagirl
          Reviewed 26 February 2015 via mobile

          This hotel retains some of the charm and grandure of the heyday of Torquay. Plenty of space, our room was huge though it was a little dated. The staff were wonderful We found the restaurant to be good too. We enjoyed a four course set...More

          Thank pjthants
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          The Palace
          503 reviews
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Room Service
          • Free Internet
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Golf Course
          • Tennis Court
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$88 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #22 Luxury Hotel in Torquay
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 140
          • Reservation Options
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          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
          • England >
          • Devon >
          • English Riviera >
          • Torquay
          • Also Known As
          • Palace Hotel Torquay ,
          • Hotel Palace Torquay
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          Traveller (235)
          Room & Suite (145)
          Dining (30)
          Pool & Beach (15)
          Hotel & Grounds (202)
          Bathroom (17)
          Family and Play Areas (4)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Martin H
          It went up for sale in 2015 and I've not heard of new owners taking over. I assume it has not been sold yet?
          11 February 2017|
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          Response from Orbslos | Reviewed this property |
          Not to my knowledge
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          MargSomerset
          Is there complimentary tea and biscuits on arrival?
          6 February 2017|
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          Response from markfenton123 | Reviewed this property |
          Not sure, I literally booked here 10 minutes before I arrived through late rooms.
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          rosiechantell
          Is there a time limit at what time you can come back at night??
          8 January 2017|
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          Response from Harlowbully1 | Reviewed this property |
          Only if your Mummy will get worried
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          Room Tips
          "Garden view rooms have amazing views Ask for a higher floor as bedroom noise from rooms above can be loud if..."
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          "All rooms are superb"
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          "Always ask for a Garden view room, these seem to be a little better than most."
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          "Rooms at the back of the hotel have the best views"
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