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Channel View Hotel

1.2 km from Paignton centre
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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8 Marine Parade, Paignton TQ3 2NU, England
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Whitchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

After spending a few days in the company of Ruth and peter, I found myself wondering why more people don't know about this hotel, it's charm and comfort only surpassed by the many improvements underway. This is a hotel that can only get better with these two wonderful owners and their overwhelming commitment. The rooms are spacious and comfortable, the...

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ChannelViewPaignton, Owner at Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for an amazing review, we are glad that you and the rest of your party had a good time with us here at the Channel View Hotel. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful weekend in one of the best hotels I have ever stayed at. The lovely luxury rooms, great comfort and style. Good friendly happy people, providing great service and delicious food loved by all. Will return again in the summer 2017 Ruth and peter have made us feel like there own family throughout our stay which is great.

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ChannelViewPaignton, Owner at Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

Wow, what a lovely thing to say! Thank you so much for a wonderful review, we both also enjoyed having you and the rest of your party here with us too, and can't wait until you are back again.

essex
Reviewed 1 January 2017

This was our 4th Christmas at Channel View and our 1st with Peter and Ruth,can honestly say that we haver had such a fantastic Christmas as this one.From the little things ,a wreath on every bedroom door with the guests names on it ,a card and gifts for everyone,to the fabulous food and entertainment.We stayed in of the newly refurbished...

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ChannelViewPaignton, Owner at Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for a lovely review, we all had such a great Christmas and it seems you were not the only one to say that this is their best Christmas ever, we have had lots of thank you cards and messages from other guests. It will be lovely to see you all again next Christmas - and of...

Reviewed 28 December 2016

It was our first meeting with Ruth and Peter, and what an excellent time we had with wonderful hosts great food and a lovely refurbished room. Cannot wait to come back in the summer. See you in the summer.

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ChannelViewPaignton, Owner at Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for a great review! It was lovely to meet you and your Husband, and we too are looking forward to welcoming you back in the Summer, and hope you both enjoy yourselves as much as your did at Christmas. Thanks again, see you soon - Ruth & Peter :)

Reviewed 2 November 2016

Wonderful hosts with a sense of family or as the picture in the dining room says arrive as guests leave as friends. Wonderful view over the bay, delicious meals, a conservatory to lounge all day or take a walk to Torquay or Paignton or the plentiful busses. Cockington Country Park a must to see (its a Lovely walk) with a...

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ChannelViewPaignton, Owner at Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Geoff for a lovely review, we most definitely have made some great new friends since taking over the Channel View Hotel, and we are loving it here. As you say, waking up to that wonderful view every day is second to none. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and we're looking forward to welcoming you...

Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Such a nice surprise to arrive at this hotel again and to find that the new owners actually care about their guests. The food and service are excellent bearing in mind that this is a new venture for new owners. Already the improvements are working well and we wish Pete and Ruth well for the future. Will be returning next...

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ChannelViewPaignton, Owner at Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review, we certainly enjoyed having you both to stay, and look forward to welcoming you and the rest of your family back to the Channel View Hotel in the summer. We have had such a lovely comments from returning guests, which has made all of our hard work worth...

Wokingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Well I normally come down every month and always find the local places quite rude and not very helpful when you turn up last minute! The hotels normally get quite booked up! Then when and if a room is available they won't offer a meal not in this case the owners where so helpful and polite I have to say...

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ChannelViewPaignton, Owner at Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Raj for your very kind comments, and we're glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, and the food of course. We are also very grateful when people go out of their way to leave a review for us, especially when they are as nice as this one. We both look forward to welcoming you to the Channel...

essex
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Been back recently and the hotel now has new owners,I was going to say it's as good as usual actually it's even better.Greater variety with evening meals and more efficient service at breakfast.Well done Peter, Ruth and Elliot I wish you every success for the future, see you all at Christmas.

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ChannelViewPaignton, Owner at Channel View Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much. After taking over a full Hotel in September, it was rather daunting to make changes to some of the routines which had been very long established by the previous owners. However, returning guests such as yourself have been delighted with the increased variety and quality of food on offer, and some of the refurbishments which have...

Linslade, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 July 2016

This hotel is in a great position with lovely sea views. The bedrooms are very comfortable & spotless. Lots of little extras like tea making facilities & toiletries that make your stay even better. Best cooked breakfast we have had in a hotel! Gorgeous sun lounge with seaview. Lovely stroll along the sea front to bars, shops & the harbour....

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 May 2016

We decided to start our holiday a day early by staying a night on the way to the tip of Cornwall. Just found the Channel View quite by chance and very pleased we were. A room was available with a sea view so we gladly took that and it is a great view as the hotel is right on the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A small family-run hotel, just 15 yards from a gorgeous sandy beach, we have stunning uninterrupted, panoramic sea-views from our relaxing conservatory and bedrooms. We serve delicious hearty breakfasts, and optional home-cooked evening meals. All rooms are ensuite, with freeview tv, clock radio, hairdryer, refreshments, free WIFI and other small touches. With free parking, a short level walk to the beach, a 5 minute stroll to the harbour and buses every 10 minutes to the rest of Torbay, The Channel View Hotel is a perfect location for your short-break or longer holiday. Why not give us a try? ... more   less 

Additional Information about Channel View Hotel

Address: 8 Marine Parade, Paignton TQ3 2NU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Paignton
Price Range: €73 - €102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Channel View Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Get a room facing the sea, the first thing you see after waking is breathtaking”
 of 5 bubbles jimmyplayer, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Front facing rooms have amazing views ,but all are lovely,especially the newly refurbished ones”
 of 5 bubbles lamorna25, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Just book it”
 of 5 bubbles geoffd598, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book a seaview room ,fabulous views of Torbay from one side to the other”
 of 5 bubbles lamorna25, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We had a top floor seaview room.”
 of 5 bubbles Soo163, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
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