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Koblenz, Germany
Reviewed 26 August 2016

A very nice place, where we felt comfortable and at home. The bathroom was new and with modern equipment, clean and big enough. The bed was comfortable and the room big enough, even so we where with our dog.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Yes we agree with all the other reviews The sandpiper is lovely, excellent ,breakfast is good, rooms excellent and clean.ete.etc But what people fail to mention is that the hole house has had revamp , lets hope they keep up the standardize. But what damaged it for us was the attitude and rudeness of the plump, dark haired lady that...

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1Thank bertbrown1965
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Lovely guesthouse with nice clean and comfortable rooms that look recently redecorated. The hosts were friendly and welcoming. Great cooked breakfast in the morning made fresh to order so beats many top hotels.

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Runcorn
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We stayed here on our way to get the ferry to Santander from Plymouth. The hotel was easy to find and within walking distance to town. Its in a peaceful location with a large private car park with security cameras. We had no problem leaving our bike parked here. We received a warm and friendly welcome and was shown to...

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sandpiper2009, Owner at The Sandpiper Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review. We are always pleased when guests have enjoyed their stay with us. We do our upmost to make everyones stay home from home. It would be lovely to see you both again. Glad you enjoyed your stay, best regards

Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Excellent b&b in great location rooms excellent and clean staff friendly and helpful breakfast was first class overall an excellent place to stay and would recommend to friends and family anytime well pleased

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Chilcompton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Checking in was fine and as I was told there was only 1 step down to the bedroom, for as I explained when I booked I had a dog that struggled to use steps as being a chow chow he had no joints in his bag leg, the owner even advised of dog friendly pubs. The breakfast was very good...

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3Thank rickjango
Cockermouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Without doubt the best bed and breakfast place I have ever stayed in. Very friendly, clean throughout and very good value for money. Cannot believe it has been given a silver award by English tourist board - it should be gold! Would thoroughly recommend the Sandpiper to anyone visiting the area.

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Thank Mike C
Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Cannot thank Russell, Helen & Laura enough during our stay. The room which we stayed in (Room 7) was fantastic, roomy & airy with great views. Could not fault the choice at breakfast and evening meal. Would definitely recommend the guest house to friends and family and definitely planning our visit next year. Thanks again 😊😊

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1Thank Jayne F
Reviewed 30 July 2016

My wife Sharon and myself along with her sisters Elaine ,June and her respective partner phil arrived here on July 23rd.On arriving we were told our rooms weren't ready just yet so we took a stroll down to the seafront which is basically a 5 minute brisk stroll down the hill.We stopped for cocktails at a local up market cocktail...

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Reviewed 22 July 2016

A comfortable and very pretty place to stay. I booked after seeing some pictures of the rooms and I wasn't disappointed. The location is quiet but still close enough to everything that walking is no trouble.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A warm welcome awaits you at the Sandpiper Guest house, set in a peaceful tree lined cul-de-sac just a short walk away from the Riviera international Centre, Torre Abbey Gardens and the seafront. We offer quality accommodation in a relaxed, informal and friendly atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Sandpiper Guest House

Address: Rowdens Road, Torquay TQ2 5AZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: $95 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Sandpiper Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Hotel is in quiet part of Torquay so any room is good.”
 of 5 bubbles 63judithm, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms would be good here. They have a high standard”
 of 5 bubbles AnneRuncorn, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 7 is a great family room at the top of the guest house and was quiet enough ”
 of 5 bubbles 983jaynef, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There are rooms for singles, families, couples and pets, all the rooms are immaculate”
 of 5 bubbles LesSheilaO, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Small but compact room”
 of 5 bubbles LDD484, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
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