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The Westgate

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17/06/2017 18/06/2017
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second visit, and is the only place we have ever wanted to return to. The rooms are lovely, very clean and nicely decorated. The staff are absolutely brilliant. Paul really looked after us. Mike was a brilliant host too. What can we say about Robert, who looked after us during breakfast? Such a character, and always so...

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Hi Janet - Its fabulous that we are are only guest house that you have every wanted to return to, we feel very honoured....... as is Robert who just loved your praises. We do hope to see you again later in the year but, leave the rain behind you as you travel south to the sunny English Riviera :-) Thank...

newport
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice welcome on arrival. Lovely people. Room was clean and very comfortable. Will use hotel for next visit to Torquay..Breakfast was plentiful and good quality .Particularlry enjoyed the sausages.

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Dear Keith, its wonderful that you say we're a great B & B. Our Torquay sausages really are something special and quality always shines through. They are hand-made by the butcher in the next street and taste fabulous. We're delighted you will use us again when you come to Torquay. Thank you for taking a few minutes to write us...

Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

On arrival my girlfriend and I were warmly greeted by Paul and Mike and made to feel at home straight away. Had a coffee (which was delicious coffee by the way) and they went through things to do in Torquay and other surrounding areas. In great detail I might add. Gave us a lot of ideas for things to do...

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Hi Luke, We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay in our romantic four-poster room and we do hope that you will come to see us again as there is just so much for you to see and do on the English Riviera and when the weather is a bit better there are the beaches too with all sorts of...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

3 nights at the Westgate. Loved it 💕. Single room super cosy. All that you'd need is there. Super clean bathroom (believe me I'm a fussy one). Shower is v. small. It's ok 'cause I'm petite.. Room is quiet. No street noise. -Paul, the owner, is a great guy couldn't assist you enough. Big bro thank you! All the other...

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Hi Monica. We're delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and we do appreciate just how important it is for ladies travelling alone to feel safe and welcome. There is still so much to see and do on the English Riviera and we do hope to see you again. Thank you for your kind review and for giving us...

Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As agreed with the Westgate we checked in early at no extra cost. We were greeted with a welcome tea and coffee and were seated in the sumptuous lounge. Our host Paul went on to tell us about the hotel and Torquay area, he was extremely knowledgable. We were shown to our room at the very top of the hotel,...

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Hi Andrea. Wow wow wow, thanks for a great review and excellent rating! We love it when our guests leave so happy and say they will return. Our staff are indeed a fabulous and The Westgate only runs so smoothly with all their hard work and dedicated attention to detail both at breakfast and in the rooms. It would be...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a fantastic three days this was our third visit rooms up to the usual standard which is excellent breakfast was fantastic The usual warm welcome from Paul and Mike shame about the weather on Saturday

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Hi Jane - it was lovely to see you both again for the Brixham pirate festival this year and it's great that we are still ticking the boxes for you. It was a real same we had the first rain for months on the Sunday - but the only thing that can be said about a wet bank holiday is...

South Wales
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed as a party of 6 over the early bank holiday weekend. Nothing was too much trouble for our hosts. From booking restaurants to recommending activities in the local area.Breakfast was excellent with several choices in addition to the traditional full English. The is ample parking. The location near to Tore abbey is excellent for accessing the bards and...

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Dear Trevor. Thank you for recommending us and for such a great write-up of your wonderful groups's stay with us. There are so many fabulous restaurants here on England's Seafood Coast for you to sample and much more to see and do withing easy reach of The Westgate. We do hope you see you all again - it was a...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent friendly hotel, unforgettable stay. Superb hosts, spotlessly clean. Couldn't do enough to help and excellent breakfast .. Home from home . Will definitely return again . Very knowledgeable hosts with expert advice on areas to visit. Helped book restaurants for our evening meals and great recommendations. Fantastic company at evening times and were always available with an open bar...

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Hi Annnett. We are delighted that you had a memorable week with us - we know we have done something right when guests return and then say they are coming back again for more! We are happy to share our local knowledge and help in anyway we can so you get the most out of your holiday. The bar is...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well we have had another fabulous short break at the Westgate with Paul and Mike, it truly is the best place in Torquay, un beatable breakfast, luxurious rooms all a pleasure to stay in, great service at breakfast from the wonderful Robert and beautiful Hannah :) this place is our second home and we truly love staying here but it's...

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Dear Mr & Mrs Jones... Thank you for staying with us again - it's always a pleasure to see you. We are so pleased you enjoy your breakfast so much - it must be the local top quality produce and hand-made Torquay sausages that make it so tasty! The staff are so pleased to have got a mention too -...

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our hosts were extremely friendly and helpful. They made me feel quite at home. The rooms were lovely and really tidy. Breakfast was generous and tasted excellent. Should I ever have the chance to go back to that part of England I will definitely stay at The Westgate again.

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westgate01, Owner at The Westgate, responded to this review

Hi Schira. It makes our day when guests write us such a lovely review and give us an excellent rating as you have done. Thank you. We did so enjoy having you stay with us and we are pleased you enjoyed you time in Torquay and at The Westgate. We do hope that you will visit again one day. Paul...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Westgate is an elegant Victorian villa that retains many original features. Ample free parking on site. With a Visit England assessed 4 Star with silver award guest accommodation, it's superbly located in a leafy conservation area by Torre Abbey in walking distance to the beach, harbour, town centre shopping, railway station and one of the closest to the Riviera Conference & Leisure Centre. There is a bus stop outside. There's a selection of tastefully decorated all en-suite family, double, super king, twin and single rooms together with an elegant guests' lounge, licensed bar and home cooked breakfast with hand - made Torquay sausages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Westgate

Address: Falkland Road, Torquay TQ2 5JP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: $103 - $144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Westgate 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“There was quite a few steps to climb to our room, a person with walking difficulties may struggle with this. ”
AndreaH654, 8 May 2017 | Read review
“There is a range of high-quality rooms - ring The Westgate directly if you have a preference and/or specific needs.”
V8100YAkarens, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms excellent. Can choose a ground floor room”
StephenBP, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Very comfortable bed and room had all the facilities you'd need. Shower was a little disappointing but that was a small thing when you consider the while stay”
SalisburyMae, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Love the four poster bed. ”
3Pauline, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
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