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Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

Individually furnished en suite rooms, very warm welcome from owner. Fantastic breakfast. Hi speed broadband wifi. What's not to like...? Oh.. Good location also, less than 10 mins walk into the town. Bear in mind the return journey will be uphill...! No 7 restaurant recommended if you like seafood. Will return to both if in the area again.

Thank Walt6075
Barnsley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2015

The room was immaculate and very comfortable. Wendy Le Mesurier, the owner was attentive, helpful and happy to put herself out to reserve restaurants and recommend places of interest - particularly recommending first class restaurants. The breakfast was wholesome and made to order. Our five day stay there was first class.

2Thank AlanGreaves
Reviewed 31 August 2015

We have returned home to-day after a wonderful two night stay at the Merelwood because we were attending a wedding just down the road at th Imperial. Our room was facing the front 6very spacious with a lovely ensuite with walk in shower. There were even his & hers fluffy bath robes provided. Wendy was6 the most magnificent host nothing...

Thank welshlady68
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Stayed for 2 nights on a short break to Torquay. The house is beautiful and very tastefully decorated. Location is brilliant, just a short walk down to the Marina with lots of restaurants close by. As others have mentioned on a slight incline but manageable. The bed was very comfortable, better than my bed at home. Breakfast was excellent. Nothing...

Thank Julie L
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2015

I cannot speak too highly of Merlewood House and Wendy the owner. A gorgeous house and equally lovely room (Green Room was great). Bed super comfortable, great large shower and plenty of room. All facilities you would expect, but then the additional touches like fresh milk for making tea and coffee that make somewhere really stand out. Breakfast was top...

Thank In-The-Shires
Biel, Switzerland
Reviewed 11 August 2015

We enjoyed our stay at Merlewood House in Torquay. Wendy is a fabulous host and cooked us a really nice breaktfast. The room was very well appointed and clean, the bed comfortable. The house is situated a little up the hill which didn't matter to us at all since we were able to work off some calories after dinner.

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Reviewed 2 August 2015

If you are looking for a b&b in lovely Torquay you will not go wrong here. Very friendly welcome from a lovely hostess who gives great advice on what to do. Clean and comfortable room in a very nice building. Bit of an uphill walk, about 400m, but good for working off a few calories after your meal!

Thank lrdyboy
Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

Hi Lovely hotel, comfortable, clean and inviting. Wendy is a fabulous hostess. Perfectly positioned and I would not hesitate to return . Only downside is that we had to come home 😢 . Overall brilliant !! 10/10 and thank you Wendy for a great weekend .

1Thank Russell F
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2015

Just returned from a three day stay at this most comfortable, elegant B&B. The rooms are tastefully decorated to a high standard and have everything you could need. The beds are very comfortable and the owner, Wendy, makes you so welcome. The breakfasts are to a very high standard and nothing is too much trouble for Wendy. It is just...

1Thank Mazhooper
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

Our visit to Merlewood House was over three nights in May. The house was beautifully decorated and very clean. The rooms were decorated in a boutique style and very tasteful yet bright. The bed in our room was very comfortable and gave me the best nights sleep I'd had for a long time. Our host Wendy was a charming and...

1Thank Andy220161

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quiet Victorian Bed and Breakfast Guest House close to the Harbor and Meadfoot beach and easy walking distance to the town. Large en-suite rooms, spacious reception rooms and health therapies & treatments available in the fully equipped treatment room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Merlewood House

Address: Merlewood House Meadfoot Road, Torquay TQ1 2JP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: $121 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“They are all of similar quality”
 of 5 bubbles AlanGreaves, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are great, we were in the Green Room which was super.”
 of 5 bubbles In-The-Shires, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
“We saw three of the rooms and they were all equally beautifully appointed”
 of 5 bubbles briancJ1667ZT, 6 Nov 2014 | Read review
“ALL the rooms at Merlewood House are excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles LindaRogers61, 5 May 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are appointed to a very high standard, 2 are Kings.”
 of 5 bubbles donnaj115, 17 Aug 2013 | Read review
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