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Esplanade Hotel

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Free Parking
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

I had a lovely room with an amazing view, the staff were very friendly, especially the waitress at breakfast, which I must say was delicious, the only reason I didn’t give 5 stars was it had just been painted gloss pain, and I had to...More

Thank GillianE20
Response from Bobby R, Owner at Esplanade HotelResponded April 17, 2018

Thank you for your kind comments, you are quite right the bedroom had just been refurbished & we are sorry we overlooked the smell of paint. Many thanks

Reviewed February 22, 2018

What was good. Location was great, right on sea front and 5 mins walking distance to Town Centre. Had free Car parking but only for 6 cars. Wifi was free and accessible although slow. Breakfast available. Hotel has Bar. TV in each room. My room...More

Thank Simmo109
Response from Bobby R, Guest Relations Manager at Esplanade HotelResponded February 24, 2018

Dear Simmo 109, Thank you for your review. We always advise that car parking space is limited. The hotel itself is a period property and has undergone and continues to undergo a programme of refurbishment. We note your comments as to price for two rooms...More

Reviewed February 8, 2018

My work colleague and I booked two superior rooms for two nights whilst working in the area.at first glance you would expect a perfectly nice sea side hotel.and it's position is perfect.but that's where the glowing praise ends. On a freezing cold February evening when...More

Thank andrewrennie1961
Response from Bobby R, Guest Relations Manager at Esplanade HotelResponded February 24, 2018

Hi Andrew, We have responded to your colleague Graham's review. All the best.

Reviewed February 8, 2018

We arrived at the hotel to be pleasantly surprised.it looked quite nice from the outside and it's location right on the sea front can not be faulted. That's where the praise ends pm afraid. My work colleague and I were shown to our rooms where...More

Thank Graham S
Response from Bobby R, Public Relations Manager at Esplanade HotelResponded February 9, 2018

Hi Graham, we are sorry for the issues you have encountered during your stay. Had you made any mention of your issues regarding hot water or the T.V. when you came down into the bar, we assure you these would have been dealt with immediately....More

Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Lovely hotel with ideal location on the seafront and very friendly staff. Rooms are clean and tidy. Room prices are reasonable and bar downstairs has good size with big screen. Would recommend staying at this hotel.

Thank IanWithington
Response from Bobby R, Manager at Esplanade HotelResponded February 6, 2018

Hi Ian thank you very much for your kind words we're glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again soon Kind regards Reception.

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Sarah Mummy T T
October 18, 2016|
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Response from Bobby R | Property representative |
Hi Sarah, we have and do provide emergency accommodation to local Borough Councils from time to time. At no time are any of our guests treated with disrespect.
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MaryandSteve_12
September 12, 2016|
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"Rooms at front good view/balcony. Old windows and also poor locks. so noise from street. Rooms at the rear..."
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"Room 3 has a balcony and a splendid view"
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