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    Bay Esplanade Hotel

    Sands Road, Paignton TQ4 6EG, England
    011 44 844 499 5710
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    Reviewed 27 July 2016

    This was a short visit with Shearings and excellent driver, we had no complaints with the food, and the hotel staff were pleasant and helpful, our waitress Chantelle, our cleaner Pam and barman James all worthy of a special mention. The only complaint for the...More

    3  Thank CowsHolidays
    Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 5 August 2016

    Dear CowsHolidays Many thanks for your review relating to your stay with us at the Bay Esplanade. Sorry you felt we lacked space in some depts; but thanks for leaving us 4 stars, and we’ll pass on your regards to the members of our team...More

    Reviewed 26 July 2016

    We had a seven night stay booked but left after 6, meal times where hectic,with a window of one hour fifteen minutes,you get allocated a table for your stay. Although we where moved to different seats on the breakfast sittings on three separate occasions ,and...More

    3  Thank Kevin L
    Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 29 July 2016

    Dear Kevin L Sorry to read that the title of your review was ‘disappointed’. As an establishment that invests in customer service, this isn’t what we want to read. Admittedly our rooms/bathrooms aren’t the biggest due to us being a Victorian hotel and the en-suites...More

    Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

    First time at Bay Esplanade Paington, got to say impressed with the food and friendly staff, yes James that's you! Barman, night porter etc the hotel was clean and newly decorated. Only complaint........ Self service breakfast ok but customers kept leaving the tops open on...More

    Thank 11LynnE
    Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 29 July 2016

    Dear 11LynneE Thank you for your nice review of your recent stay with us. We will pass on your kind comments to our barman James; a relatively new member of our team, and I will look into your observation about the lids not being replaced...More

    Reviewed 25 July 2016

    Staying here for our holiday as on a Shearings coach breakAlthough the room we have is lovely as it had a brilliant view of the sea and harbour, it does need modernising as it is old fashioned. Service is brilliant and the staff are really...More

    1  Thank Chris P
    Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 29 July 2016

    Dear Chris P Many thanks for sharing your experience with us. As I frequently mention in my replies, we are having on-going refurbishment work to bring all our rooms and public areas up to standard. This is quite a time consuming process, as we are...More

    Reviewed 18 July 2016

    Booked through shearing's, like some reviews nothing like the picture!!! looks like the hotel is being refurbished in parts, room was clean but very dated, reception and bar staff friendly and helpful though. Restaurant staff looked like they were hating there job, but were polite.More

    3  Thank Michele B
    Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 29 July 2016

    Dear Michele B Thank you for taking the time to review us. Another reviewer has also said that we are nothing like our picture, slightly confused about this as our pictures are up to date, but will delve deeper into this, if you could drop...More

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    • English Riviera >
    • Paignton
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    31 October 2017|
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    Response from Janut47 | Reviewed this property |
    Not far. Perhaps ten minute walk.
    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
    Claire P
    6 August 2017|
    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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