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Howden Court Hotel

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Chatham, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed at Howden Court last week with my sister, we travelled with Parrys Coaches driven by Neil and his Courier Hayley who who gave a very professional and friendly service. We had a very warm welcome on arrival at the hotel by Peter, Gail and all the staff who all work incredibly hard to make the stay an enjoyable experience....

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just returned from this booked experience from Parrys Coach Holidays.....Howden Court is quite an experience with plenty going on too keep you amused...Peter and his great team make sure of that !. Could you get through the week without being put on a charge ? 1940s is not quite my thing but the enthusiasm of some of the tour holiday...

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for providing this review in regards to your stay with us here at Howden Court Hotel for one of our 40's/50's revived holiday breaks. We do like to have fun in Torquay, and if our guests get involved all the better. You have stated that you hope to return. We will look forward to a future...

Birmingham
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I have just returned from another incredible week at Howden Court hotel with Pete,Gail and the team,just to start my review off with a massive thank you to you all.I was actually working at this hotel and took a Parrys International CoachTour there,but felt like a guest rather than a member of crew working.I work in many big name hotels...

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Woowie!! I couldn't write a better review if I tried myself. Thank you to Hayley and Neil, the two crew members (driver & courier) for Parry's International. We do pride ourselves on giving our guests a warm, friendly, informal atmosphere but without sacrifice to quality and standards. Our chef, James excels at providing the type of food that our guests...

Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A warm welcome on arrival, brilliant friendly staff, nothing too much trouble. Good food,interesting menu including dishes from the 40's. and 50's. our rooms were freshly decorated and very comfortable. This hotel is a gem. Entertainment excellent,we enjoyed Steve's bingo which was a warmup for the evenings session of music and dancing.Looking forward to returning for the Christmas break.

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Excellent. Another fab review. You have made praise on various points such as: good food, comfortable rooms, excellent evening entertainment including a mention on Steve and his Bingo. You have also stated that you are looking forward to returning in the Christmas season. we look forward to greeting you in the festive season. Have a great summer, Peter Proprietor

Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the minute we arrived our coach party was greeted by a wonderful atmosphere. The hotel was decked out forties style (we were on 40s/50s break) and the hotel staff were extremely welcoming. The room was extremely clean and very comfortable. The food was second to none, with plenty of choice. (The stew & dumplings was to die for) The...

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Wow, our guests on this particular break have been very complimentary. Once again, so many plus points. Our theme breaks are always popular and we do go all out to provide the right atmosphere. Our chef, James does create some fantastic dishes. You big compliment was the statement "One of the best hotels wehave stayed in", I cannot thank you...

Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely hotel so clean rooms have wet room instead of bath great for older people staff so helpful and friendly special 40s/50s holiday hotel lounges decorated with items from the war years and waiting staff dressed accordingly all in all very enjoyable intend to return.

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Once again another very good review. You have highlighted various points that you personally found favourable. we do try to provide an all round end product that guests can enjoy. After all, We do want you to return. Have a great summer. Try one of our popular T&T breaks later in the year. Peter Proprietor

Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely hotel run by such friendly and efficient staff. Went with our local coach company and although there were only 30 of us, entertainment was provided every evening. The standard of the entertainment was excellent and anyone going to their next event on this theme would not be disappointed! The hotel has memorabilia, the public rooms were decorated...

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

It always impresses me greatly when a guest takes time to write a review, especially if it is a good review. I have stayed in hotels myself and thought - yes, when I get back I will post a review, but most of the time I get so busy and the thought passes by so a BIG THANK YOU to...

Reviewed 31 January 2017

Excellent Accommodation in this Hotel. Excellent Service by the Manager (Peter) and Staff (Gail, Val, John etc). There was Excellent Wifi in my room. Howden Court Hotel sent their own luxury coach to pick up our party from Long Eaton, Derby, driven by the ever popular Kevin. Excellent English Breakfast, At night, excellent soup (starters at dinner) and even better...

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

A really good review with lots of plus points, thank you. You have also highlighted the fact that we own and operate a 49 seater passenger coach. We cater to guests who travel to us by car, train etc but we also provide a transport service using our coach to certain parts of the country such as: Scunthorpe, Doncaste, Sheffield,...

Tamworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Came here for Christmas and new year, the fun started as soon as we arrived, the staff worked very hard to make Christmas spectacular the decorations throughout the hotel were out of this world, just like staying at Santas grotto, there was plenty of food and the atmosphere was brilliant, the entertainment at night was very good, and plenty of...

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

Yet another fantastic review. We really do appreciate our guests giving feedback via TripAdvisor. This is a valuable tool for anyone to check out prior to booking accommodation. You were especially impressed with our Christmas decorations and stated that it was like staying at Santa's Grotto - fabulous comments, thank you. You also made reference to the cleanliness of the...

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have just arrived home after spending 15 days over the Christmas period, from 24th December to 7th January. We have had a wonderful time, even though my husband is not in the best of health at present. We were met with nothing but kindness. The staff are amazing, Our coach driver Kevin, Val the receptionist, James...

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howdencourt, Owner at Howden Court Hotel, responded to this review

What a fabulous review. You have stayed here at Howden Court Hotel many, many times and it is always a pleasure to welcome the two of you. I always enjoy the opportunity to learn a new dance or too that you have picked up from your dance class. You have highlighted many factors in regards to your stay, and made...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
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Additional Information about Howden Court Hotel

Address: 23 Croft Road | Devon, Torquay TQ2 5UD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: $100 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Howden Court Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 31
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#8 On the Beach Hotel in Torquay
#12 Family Hotel in Torquay
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“The Studio (room 7)”
 of 5 bubbles JAfamily2017, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Single rooms as well as doubles with en suite showers etc.”
 of 5 bubbles X2666MNphilipm, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Book early. ideal for those who are disabled.”
 of 5 bubbles granny46312, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The room we had .was not one that had been refurbished but was very big not a terrific view”
 of 5 bubbles janetchowns, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“It has lifts to most rooms 2of our group had a garden room we has sea view room om first floor excellent room”
 of 5 bubbles Betty3133, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
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