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    The Richwood

    20 Newton Road, Torquay TQ2 5BZ, England
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    1 - 5 of 278 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    A boost of upgrading the decor together with a better cleaning of the rooms would lift the place. A better attitude from the staff/ owners? when asking for appropriate service would also lift the atmosphere. I will never stay there again and being a foreigner...More

    1  Thank boewald
    Response from TheRichwood, Owner at The RichwoodResponded 2 weeks ago

    We had no guest(s) from Denmark this September, this we can proove. Our decor is good and in keeping with the Richwood, thanks very much. As for Cleanliness and Attitude, please see our other reviews. We have nothing further to add except - that 4-in-a-Bed...More

    Reviewed 29 August 2017

    As I am writing this I am on a business trip, sitting in a 5* hotel in Berlin and longing back for the warm and charming atmosphere at the Richwood. My family and I had a wonderful stay mainly due to the great conversations with...More

    Thank Beate-on-2r
    Response from TheRichwood, Owner at The RichwoodResponded 30 August 2017

    Thank you so very much, Beate, for the wonderful review. It gives us air under our wings, danke viel, viel mal! We loved meeting you all and hope we will see each other again.

    Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

    Great service, the owners were really friendly and engaging. Not your typical hotel - this one brings an element of warmth and homeliness to your stay. The location is close enough to the sea. Will definitely be staying again.

    Thank mattgallegos
    Response from TheRichwood, Owner at The RichwoodResponded 27 August 2017

    ...for fantastic guests! Thanks for the review!

    Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

    Great hosts and a warm welcome on arrival. Room was clean and had all you needed. Unfortunately I had to cut my trip short due to circumstances beyond my control. Both the ladies were very understanding. It was a shame I couldn't stay longer.

    Thank Pat D
    Response from TheRichwood, Owner at The RichwoodResponded 27 August 2017

    We also enjoyed your stay! Hope to see you again.

    Reviewed 23 July 2017

    Room 17: The bathroom floor has a loose floor board and makes a horrible nose that wakes up the room and can be heard in room 18 when you stand on it The shower is very poor and does not give enough water to shower...More

    2  Thank Frank S
    Response from TheRichwood, Owner at The RichwoodResponded 31 July 2017

    Now this is a story that you must hear. Tell me: when you book a flight can you bring your teenage daughter to fly with you for free? When you buy one theatre ticket can you take someone to the show with you for free?...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • US$74 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #28 Family Hotel in Torquay
    • #32 Romantic Hotel in Torquay
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • English Riviera >
    • Torquay
    • Also Known As
    • Richwood Hotel Torquay
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    Lynda M
    28 September 2016|
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    Response from TheRichwood | Property representative |
    Unfortunatly no.
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    Chrissydevon2014
    3 May 2015|
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    Response from TheRichwood | Property representative |
    It is 200 meters to Torre station.
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    Marian P
    10 March 2015|
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    Response from TheRichwood | Property representative |
    Our a la carte cooked breakfast has all the usual favourites plus kippers and smoked salmon. Fresh, local produce, cooked to order and very tasty!... and inexpensive!
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    "Room 14 is bright, quiet, comfortable with fridge, television & DVD player. Room is upstairs. I'm..."
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    "Room small but clean and adequate"
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    "Ask for a room to the back of the hotel as those guests we spoke to at breakfast seemed to have larger..."
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    "worth upgrading for to better room from basic."
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