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Rye, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 July 2014

The Haytor is well situated just a few minutes walk from the town centre, in an elevated position. Our room was clean and comfortable, the hosts and other staff being very helpful and welcoming. An ideal base for us over the weekend.

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PeterandRoger, Owner at Haytor Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review and for your kind comments and we are glad you enjoyed your stay and visiting Torquay as a whole. Best wishes.

Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2014

I have just returned from a weekend at The Haytor, I stayed in room 10 as did another reviewer. I had the room as a single occupancy which may have been slightly different. I loved the room and was totally relaxed. The shower just right, comfortable bed, good quality bed linen, spotlessly clean, plenty of tea and coffee in the...

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PeterandRoger, Owner at Haytor Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to leave your review and for the kind comments you make, and the helpful information provided for other readers, about the Small Double you stayed in, the Breakfast and hotel as a whole and the local area. We hope it's not too long before we see you again. Best wishes.

Reviewed 11 July 2014

I have stayed at The Haytor Hotel in the middle of June for 2 nights (shame I haven't stayed for longer!). The hotel is placed in good location, 5 min away from the centre and harbour. It is lovely decorated, very clean and most of all has got amazing comfy beds! So comfy, that I overslept my breakfast next day...

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PeterandRoger, Owner at Haytor Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review and for already recommending us to others! We're sorry you overslept! Our beds can make that happen, but perhaps it was just your body telling you you needed the rest more than (our albeit very nice) breakfast. Glad you enjoyed your stay.

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 July 2014

Stayed two nights this week, very small room no:10 - the shower was not up to the usual standard - just a trickle......we noticed small changes and can now see why it has been moved off the top spot....we were a bit shocked to asked for £5.00 charge for ice to go with the water in the room....why? - we...

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PeterandRoger, Owner at Haytor Hotel, responded to this review

We normally thank guests for leaving us reviews, but unfortunately in this case, as the review contains inaccuracies and misrepresents the actual position, we feel its neither a fair review nor helpful to future travellers, which surely is the point of a review website. You raise a number of points, none of which you raised when we spoke, on several...

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 July 2014

The Haytor hotel is a very friendly hotel with lovely comfortable beds and a nice little bar for a night cap. The breakfast is perfectly cooked and served quickly and efficiently. The local attractions and bars are within easy walking distance and downhill from the hotel, there are taxi ranks near the harbour and the fare is only about £3...

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PeterandRoger, Owner at Haytor Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review and for your kind comments and helpful advice for other readers. We hope you'll find time to join us again at some point in the future. Best wishes.

Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 July 2014

We stayed here last week on a family trip to Devon and Cornwall. All 4 of us, including 2 fussy teenagers, agreed that overall, this was the best all round hotel we stayed in and the other 3 were really good too! Firstly the welcome and service. Absolutely second to none. The guys who run this hotel went out of...

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PeterandRoger, Owner at Haytor Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking time to review a review and we are pleased you all enjoyed your stay. For other readers, we think Mum and Dad had a double, whilst the younger members of the party (we have a minimum age of 12 by the way), shared a Premier Twin. We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay and found the...

Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2014

We booked this hotel as a last minute thing to visit a friend, The hotel and staff could not be faulted. lovely attractive building, and furnishings. We were greeted immediately and the owner was very pleasant, professional and helpful. Handing us a map and information about Torquay. We only stayed overnight but the room was well appointed (standard double) and...

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PeterandRoger, Owner at Haytor Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and for your kind comments. Although it was only a short visit, we're glad we made an impression, and we'd love to see you again if you manage to return for a longer stay. Best wishes.

Reviewed 8 July 2014 via mobile

Stayed at the Haytor for 2 nights from 5th July 2014. The hotel looked very impressive from the outside.Staff made you very welcome. Gave you lots of information about bars and restaurants around Torquay.Also what you could during the day. Our room was very clean and stylish. Breakfast was excellent loads of choice. Would highly recommend this hotel and would...

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PeterandRoger, Owner at Haytor Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to leave a review and for your kind comments. We'd love to see you again, and as far as Alex is concerned, we can always learn something from others so if she fancies popping in she'll always be welcome!

West Midlands
Reviewed 7 July 2014

Just come back from two nights in this hotel. The room was clean and had everything you need for a comfortable stay and the breakfast was very nice. The hotel is minutes from the centre of Torquay and the wonderful Orange Tree which is a must if you if like fine dining.

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PeterandRoger, Owner at Haytor Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review us and we're glad you enjoyed your stay. We also agree the Orange Tree is a fabulous restaurant and our guest's top four are the Orange Tree, the Old Vienna, No7 Fish Bistro, and the Elephant. All are a bit special, but it's always best to call ahead before yor stay to...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 July 2014

Sometimes, it's not a good idea to go the the #1 TripAdvisor-rated hotel. Sometimes, the hotel has already gotten used to being #1 and it disappoints. But, as for the Haytor, it fully deserves its top-notch rating. The hosts are charming, the rooms are nicely appointed, the building is steeped in history, and the breakfast is excellent. Well done!

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PeterandRoger, Owner at Haytor Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review and for your kind comments. We ought perhaps correct a minor error, we're not actually #1 and have not ever actually made it there, though your are correct to stay we're trying and we hope to get there at some point. (We may appear as #1 in some of the...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury award-winning Torquay accommodation. The Haytor Hotel is an elegant detached early Victorian villa built in 1835 and set in beautiful gardens. The hotel is located in a conservation area on leafy and peaceful Meadfoot Road just 400 metres from central Torquay and the harbour with its many bars, restaurants and shops. A short walk the other way takes you to the award-winning Meadfoot Beach and coastal paths with stunning bay views. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Haytor Hotel

Address: Meadfoot Road, Torquay TQ1 2JP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: $143 - $229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Haytor Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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Haytor Hotel Torquay, Devon
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Torquay
#2 Family Hotel in Torquay
#2 Business Hotel in Torquay
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Torquay
#6 Luxury Hotel in Torquay
#6 Romantic Hotel in Torquay
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“If you want a room with a shower or king size bed make that clear before booking a standard double since the hotel has a variety of rooms”
 of 5 bubbles howardp943, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“room 8 lovely suite”
 of 5 bubbles thedesigners, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Though we only saw and stayed in a top floor small double room, I'm sure everyroom would be good or even better than ours”
 of 5 bubbles Gloucsj, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“newly added suites are good value”
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“Room 1 is great if you have mobility issues”
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