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    Bay Esplanade Hotel

    Sands Road, Paignton TQ4 6EG, England
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    Reviewed 8 August 2017

    Upon arrival I had been allocated a second floor rom with bath, which I had discussed with Shearings and explained why I needed a lower floor romm with shower over bath, which they agred to reserve for me. The hotel explained that the request from...More

    Thank Phil B
    Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 18 August 2017

    Dear Phil B. Thank you for trying us, and taking the time to leave a review. We are disappointed that our small bathrooms were detrimental to your holiday enjoyment. Unfortunately, none of the bathrooms here are particularly large, be it with bath or shower. We...More

    Reviewed 6 August 2017

    Traveled to Paignton as part of a Shearings 5 day midweek Leisure break. The Bay Esplanade is a typical Shearings hotel, ageing, seen better days & in the process of being upgraded. We were allocated room 205. Compact, minute Bathroom but clean & perfectly adequate...More

    Thank Bob H
    Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 18 August 2017

    Dear Bob H. Many thanks for your 4 star review. We’ll forward your comments to your waitress Sarah and relay you’ve given her an ‘honourable’ mention, she is a lovely lass, and the ‘steering wheel operative’ who I am hoping you enjoyed your excursions with....More

    Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

    Stayed on Shearings Leisure Break. Our only negative comment was the very tiny bathroom. It was rather difficult to manoeuvre in such a tiny space however this hotel is an old building and they have done their best to fit all the essentials in. Room...More

    Thank kimhQ7187YF
    Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 4 August 2017

    Dear kimhQ7187YF. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. Pleased that you generally had a pleasant stay with us. Our bathrooms here are rather ‘bijou’ but I’m pleased this wasn’t too detrimental to your stay. As you mentioned, any guests...More

    Reviewed 27 July 2017

    An excellently situated hotel on the promenade facing the sea. A few minutes walk to the harbour, pier and shops. Try a ferry ride to Brixham or Torquay - excellent value at only £3.00 return. Very pleasant helpful staff in all areas. Refurbished dining room...More

    1  Thank Pat V
    Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 4 August 2017

    Dear Pat V Thank you for your 5 star review! We are fortunate to be in a great position as you stated; on the seafront, and right near to the shops, one of our many redeeming features! Pleased that you had a great all round...More

    Reviewed 24 July 2017

    Spent 4 nights at the Esplanade Hotel and was disappointed with the conditions of corridors and our bathroom. To be fair we were due to arrive the previous week but due to a family bereavement had to cancel at short notice but we were able...More

    1  Thank Edward H
    Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 4 August 2017

    Dear Edward H Thanks for the review. Sorry for the short-comings you experienced. We are constantly refurbishing, and are aware that certain areas need some TLC which we are in the process of getting around to. Indeed your booking was the last to come in...More

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    • US$92 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 84
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    BARBARA G
    18 September 2017|
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    Response from Bob H | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there is a small lift, there are also twin rooms on the ground floor, but request one of these rooms directly to the hotel PRIOR to travelling
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    Claire P
    6 August 2017|
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    Response from greer68 | Property representative |
    Thank you for your enquiry. I am sorry but we do not have any family rooms here, only doubles, twins and single, one with internal adjoining doors either, sorry.
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    plum4_12
    17 April 2017|
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    Response from greer68 | Property representative |
    Hi Plum4_12, room 217 does have a fully open-able window, there is a restrictor on each side, which you can press to release to full opening. kind regards General Manager
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