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The Westgate

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Dining (11)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“paul mike”(24 reviews)
“on arrival”(39 reviews)
“mick birmingham”(4 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Fitness centre
4 Star Hotel
The Westgate is an elegant Victorian villa that retains many original features. Ample free parking on site. With a Visit England assessed 4 Star with silver award guest accommodation, it's superbly located in a leafy conservation area by Torre Abbey in walking distance to the beach...
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Location and contact
Falkland Road, Torquay TQ2 5JP, England
31 km to Exeter Airport
40 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewspaul mikeon arrivalmick birminghamoffered tea or coffeefour posterbus routesgreat hostsriviera centrecooked to perfectionnothing too much troubletorre abbeyrooms are lovelytorquay arealocal informationfantastic breakfastmany thanksporridge
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Reviewed May 30, 2018

just spent four nights in the Westgate and we were most impressed. We were made to feel welcome the second we walked in with offers of drinks and scones. We were then given a comprehensive guide to Torquay, where to eat and drink, attractions and...More

Thank leftfoot
Response from westgate01, Owner at The WestgateResponded May 31, 2018

Dear Leftfoot. Thank you for your comprehensive review of your time with us at The Westgate. It's very much appreciated. It's great to know that you really did like your room and the choice and quality of the breakfasts - the bacon & sausages are...More

Reviewed May 21, 2018

Never found anywhere quite so accommodating, truly amazing service. The room and the breakfast were equally fantastic too. We will definitely visit again, even if we aren't even passing that way, it's worth making the extra time to stop by!More

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Thank Dave A
Response from westgate01, Owner at The WestgateResponded May 23, 2018

Dear David, Wow 11/10 can't get better than that - a huge thank you. If we can impress you after staying one night we would love to see what we can do on a longer stay so you must come back and see us. We...More

Reviewed May 16, 2018

Friendly greeting on arrival. Offered a hot beverage which was nice. We were able to use our room and hour before check-in time. Host gave us information about hotel such as fire drill, time of breakfast etc. We were given valuable information regarding the buses...More

Thank Visitor818
Response from westgate01, Owner at The WestgateResponded May 17, 2018

Dear Visitor818. Thank you for such a comprehensive review of The Westgate. We can tell you really did enjoy your stay with us from every aspect of what we have to offer. We too enjoyed having you stay and we do hope you will come...More

Reviewed May 16, 2018

A week's stay in glorious weather...and it would have been difficult to better the experience. Top quality bedding, lovely towels and a very comfortable room. Beautifully presented, high quality bespoke breakfasts. Charming hosts, adept at knowing when to speak and when to listen...good advice offered...More

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Thank neilsriches
Response from westgate01, Owner at The WestgateResponded May 17, 2018

Hi Neil. How wonderful to have superlatives with our coffee this morning. Thank you your review - it made our day. It was a joy to have you stay for a week and we are looking forward to your next visit to the sunny English...More

Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Arrived late for an overnight stop. We had a great welcome and nothing was too much trouble and we were offered a welcome drink on arrival. Our room was spotless and very comfortable. Everything had been thought of and there was lots of little extras...More

1  Thank deeharvey1956
Response from westgate01, Owner at The WestgateResponded May 17, 2018

Hi Dee. Its wonderful to know that you enjoyed your stay with us and that our attention to detail and the little extras made all the difference, Robert will be over the moon to have got a mention too. Thank you for your review and...More

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The Westgate is an elegant Victorian villa that retains many original features. Ample free parking on site. With a Visit England assessed 4 Star with silver award guest accommodation, it's superbly located in a ...More leafy conservation area by Torre Abbey in walking distance to the beach, harbour, town centre shopping, railway station and one of the closest to the Riviera Conference & Leisure Centre. There is a bus stop outside. There's a selection of tastefully decorated all en-suite family, double, super king, twin and single rooms together with an elegant guests' lounge, licensed bar and home cooked breakfast with hand - made Torquay sausages. Less
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Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (15)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (11)
Pool & Beach (2)
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Brookegodfrey28
August 26, 2016|
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Response from westgate01 | Property representative |
Hi - we are a four star guest house so there is no pool or leisure facility. You may however use the Aztec Spa which has a full range of facilities at TLH hotels opposite or the wave pool at the Riviera Centre a 3 minute... More
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Brookegodfrey28
August 26, 2016|
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No Pool
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Room Tips
"Wash hand basin in room not an issue"
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"no tip room was very good"
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"All rooms are excellent well furnished and comfortable"
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"Room 11 only has tint shower/toilet facility"
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