The Grand Hotel - Torquay

Sea Front, Torquay, United Kingdom, TQ2 6NT  show map
 4 stars
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The Grand Hotel - Torquay

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Spa & wellness center

Overview

The 4-star pleasant hotel Grand offers a non-smoking accommodation within easy reach of Torquay Museum, which is about 20 minutes` walk. Residing in a 4-story building, the hotel was opened in 1881 and renovated in 2001.

The venue is 3 km away from Babbacombe Model Village. The Grand Hotel lies within a 20-minute walk from the center of Torquay.

The hotel is set next to a theater and a museum.

The venue is notable for the central location within a 40-minute drive to Exeter airport.

Rooms

There are 132 rooms including spacious one-bedroom suite, standard family single room and superior two room suite in The Grand Hotel, offering a wonderful view of the sea along with individual climate control, cable TV with on-demand movies, a private safe, multi-channel TV and a balcony. Guests can make use of en suite bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the restaurant. Offering European meals, The Gainsborough lies in a marina area, 50 meters from the property.

Services

Free self parking, a safety deposit box and an elevator along with a conference room, a catering service and a photocopier are also at guests' disposal.

Relax

On-site recreational facilities include reflex massage and facials.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   132.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Pets allowed
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Coffee shop

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Casino
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Interior view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Children above
2 years or adults
Extra bed GBP 25
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Sea Front, Torquay, United Kingdom, TQ2 6NT

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City Center
  • Torquay
    5000 ft
Airports
  • Bus stop
    1.1 mi
Restaurants
  • The Gainsborough (cuisine: European)
    200 ft
  • Green Ginger
    600 ft
Parks
  • Cary
    2000 ft
Beaches
  • Meadfoot Beach
    1.0 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    132

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Rooms and availability

Executive Family Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed and 1 Single bed

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The Grand Hotel photos Room
Standard Double Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
Room Description:

Standard|Room

The Grand Hotel photos Room
One-Bedroom Suite
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Dining area
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Suite|Suite

The Grand Hotel photos Room
Two-Bedroom Suite
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed and 1 Single bed, 1 Single bed, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Ironing facilities
  • Separate lounge
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Satellite TV
Room Description:

Suite|Suite - 2 Rooms

The Grand Hotel photos Room
Family Room
Interior view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed and 1 Single bed, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
Room Description:

Standard|Family Room - Interior View

Superior Two Room Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Superior Suite - 2 Rooms

Spacious One-Bedroom Suite
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
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  • General:Separate lounge
The Grand Hotel photos Room
Compact Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Satellite TV
Executive Single Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV with freeview

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Torre Abbey Historic House & Gallery1000 ft
  • Fred Gray Artist2300 ft
  • Art Affair3000 ft
  • Ark Gallery & Framing Studio4000 ft

Popular areas

  • City Center4600 ft

Places of interest

  • Torwood Conservative Club4600 ft
  • Ellacombe Conservative Club1.0 mi
  • Meadfoot Beach1.0 mi

Amusement

  • Torquay Hi-Flyer1400 ft
  • Kings Bowling Club1400 ft
  • K's Amusements3300 ft
  • Gala Clubs3300 ft
  • Central Cinema3300 ft
  • Rileys American Pool & Snooker Club3700 ft
  • Riley Snooker Club3700 ft
  • Showboat Casino Slots3700 ft
  • Riviera4000 ft
  • Harbour Amusements4000 ft
  • Amf Bowling4600 ft

Stadiums

  • Torquay United FC1.4 mi

Museums

  • Torquay Museum1.1 mi
  • Bygones Museum1.7 mi

Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

  • Living Coasts3700 ft
  • Living Coasts Ltd3700 ft

Theaters

  • Princess Theatre2700 ft
  • Babbacombe Theatre1.7 mi

Local attractions

  • Cockington Court5100 ft
    Cockington, Torquay
  • Torquay Museum1.1 mi
    529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
  • Kents Cavern1.8 mi
    Ilsham Rd, Torquay
  • Meadfoot Beach1.0 mi
    Meadfoot Road, Torquay
  • Paignton Pier1.7 mi
    Esplanade Rd, Paignton

Near the hotel

  • Torre Abbey1200 ft
    The King's Drive, Torquay
  • Living Coasts3800 ft
    Beacon Quay, Torquay
  • Cary 2000 ft
    Sea Front, Torquay
  • Inner Harbour3900 ft
    TorquayEngland

Restaurants nearby

  • The Gainsborough200 ft

    Address: The Grand Hotel

    72% likes this, based on 33 reviews
    Cuisine: European

  • Railway Cafe1000 ft

    Address: Rathmore Rd

    78% likes this, based on 21 reviews

  • The Blue Walnut cafe1600 ft

    Address: 14 Walnut Road

    64% likes this, based on 23 reviews
    Cuisine: British

  • Green Ginger600 ft

    Address: Lower Ground Floor, Winter Garden, Fleet Walk
    Phone: 01803 217 960

    56% likes this, based on 145 reviews
    Price Range: USD 8 - USD 16

  • Ocean Drive Bar & Diner1500 ft

    Address: Walnut Road
    Phone: 01803 209 090

    65% likes this, based on 218 reviews
    Cuisine: American

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    132

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The Grand Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Grand Hotel

Average guest rating

8.0out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 776 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    The room was very disappointing, we had a brick wall as a view, also we could not shut the window which was next to the outside air conditioning unit. We did asked to be moved but there were no other rooms available.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    We booked a room which was advertised as a having a sea view. It did have a sea view but to access the balcony to see the whole sea view we we supposed to climb through a window!! At no time were we advised that access to the balcony and hence the sea view would mean trying to climb in/out of a window. My wife is disabled so this meant that we could only appreciate the view from our room which made it a 'limited sea view'. This access problem was a big disappointment to us and I would suggest that having to climb through a window is a health and safety issue!! I would suggest that when you advertise a room as having a sea view you should point out the means of access may be via a window!! Not impressed!

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    the grand is what it says,very nice comfortable hotel grand! nice big room . good breakfast. have stayed several times, always good.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    We were visiting the hotel to attend a funeral of a friend and found the staff very helpful with directions etc. We were travelling for the first time by train (for a long journey) the discription of where the hotel was was excellent just across the road to the station. We were impressed by this hotel and would stay there again hopefully under different circumstances. Thank You Denise Mitchell

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    good location ,, helpfull friendly staff ,would go back again'

  • Single
    7.0

    Good location near the train station for my elderly mother. Excellent views ditto

    Rooms on fourth floor were a long way from the lift for my elderly mother

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Comfortable, excellent service, excellent facilities, very good food, privacy.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Very relaxing, staff excellent and room spotless. A pity we couldn't stay longer.

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    The bar is a lovely place to sit and look out at the views very relaxing

    How ever the bar staff are very slow and leave you waiting for thirty mins for a drink etc

  • Single
    8.8

    Location Easy to find Easy to park friendliness of staff

    I'm 6'3" tall & single bed was small a suggestion would be for staff, subject to aavailabilkity, to offer upgrade at reception for small extra cost

  • Couple
    7.8

    Lovely location, right on the water front. Attentive, friendly staff. Beautiful decor in the reception, bar area. We enjoyed a delicious and very generously sized burger in the bar area, for just £9.95 each, with complimentary homemade soup to start and ice cream/sorbet to finish-bargain! Enjoyed the pool, sauna and jacuzzi-though could maybe do with tidying decor and really does need new changing facilities. Bar was open 24/7 with live music the night we stayed. Our room was nice enough and bed was very soft and comfortable. Would recommend this hotel but do think our room could've been cheaper.

    Our room was nice, it was standard inland view, but we were little shocked that view was of a wall! Room lacked natural light unfortunately-ok for our one night stay as we weren't in the room much. Also our bin hadn't been emptied-though was only paper rubbish! Would recommend this hotel, but do think our room could've been a bit cheaper!

  • Couple
    7.8

    Reception : Gourteous, Welcoming. Helpful Bar; Welcoming, accommodating,Excellent communication and relaxing especially Victoria!

    My request for a room near lift and stairs was ignored. Room 120 couldn't have been further away!

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Very relaxing hotel with good facilities.Room was very comfortable and clean and the staff were very friendly ,helpful and professional. The west country breakfast was excellent and we enjoyed a range of food . We have stayed here several times and would recommend it highly

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    We were pleased with the general attitude of all the staff and the prompt attention from reception. The room cleaning and bed turndown service was first class.

    car parking

  • Older travelers
    8.4

    Warm, welcoming comfy hotel

    We were not informed that the indoor pool would be out of use. Very disappointed as this was one of the reasons we booked this hotel.

How to reach hotel

hotel The Grand Hotel - Torquay Torquay location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Sea Front, Torquay, United Kingdom, TQ2 6NT

Get directions
City Center
  • Torquay
    5000 ft
Airports
  • Bus stop
    1.1 mi
Restaurants
  • The Gainsborough (cuisine: European)
    200 ft
  • Green Ginger
    600 ft
Parks
  • Cary
    2000 ft
Beaches
  • Meadfoot Beach
    1.0 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    132

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedTorquayThe Grand Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

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