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Kingsholm

539 Babbacombe Road, Torquay, United Kingdom
Torquay, United Kingdom
See location+44 180 329 7794
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£52
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9.3
Excellent
based on 50 reviews
50 reviews
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King room

About Kingsholm

  • Guesthouse Room / Entire Guesthouse
    The comforts of home away from home
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi, Breakfast, and Parking for free
A guest house nestled in the centre of Torquay, Kingsholm Guest House features parking on-site, free WiFi, a garden and terrace. The property is practically located near Beacon Cove Beach and Torre Abbey Sands Beach. The property has garden views and is 1.4 km from Meadfoot Beach and 13 km from Newton Abbot Racecourse. The accommodation provides a housekeeping service and a shared lounge for guests. The guest house offers a seating area with a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a hair dryer, free toiletries and walk-in shower. Additional in-room amenities include chocolates or cookies. The units will provide guests with a wardrobe and a kettle. À la carte and continental breakfast options with warm dishes, fruits and juice are available daily at the guest house. Guests at Kingsholm Guest House can enjoy mini-golf on-site, or fishing in the surroundings. Sandy Park Rugby Stadium is 38 km from the accommodation, while Riviera International Centre is 1.8 km away. The nearest airport is Exeter International Airport, 42 km from Kingsholm Guest House.

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Kingsholm

  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Complimentary breakfast

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

Dining

  • Electric kettle
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining area

Bedroom

  • Extra-long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Wardrobe or closet

General

  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • Bottle of water

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV

Things to do

  • Fishing
  • Mini-golf
  • Windsurfing

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking

Workspace

  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast

Reviews of Kingsholm

9.3
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2.4Solo
0.4Friends
1.2Families
4.9Couples
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What can I expect from the breakfast at Kingsholm?

You can expect a fantastic breakfast with great variety, including delicious home-made yogurt and plenty of choice of options, including vegetarian.

Is parking available at Kingsholm?

Yes, you can park for free at the rear of the hotel with a parking permit provided, which also allows you to park around Torquay, Brixham, and Paignton.

How clean are the rooms at Kingsholm?

The rooms are immaculately clean and well presented, with quality furnishings and very well maintained, ensuring a comfortable and spotlessly clean stay.

What is the quality of the beds at Kingsholm?

You can expect a very comfy bed and a high-quality, comfortable stay with extra-long beds and a variety of pillow options.

How is the customer service at Kingsholm?

The hosts at Kingsholm are outstanding, providing warm, friendly, and excellent service from start to finish, ensuring a pleasant and welcoming stay.

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Opt for a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned the spectacular views from the rooms, especially those with a balcony facing the fountain.

Consider Room Size

Some guests found the rooms to be a bit small, so if space is a priority, consider inquiring about room size options.

Take Note of Check-Out Time

A few guests were surprised by a loud bell ringing to signal check-out time, so it might be helpful to keep this in mind to avoid any unexpected noise.

Be Mindful of Steps

Several guests noted that there are a lot of steps, so if mobility is a concern, it's worth considering this aspect.

Enjoy the Complimentary Treats

Guests appreciated the complimentary cake and cookies available, so be sure to indulge in these treats during your stay.

Parking Convenience

Guests appreciated the free parking, both at the back of the property and on the main road, providing convenient options for parking.

Consider Noise Levels

Some guests mentioned noise issues, so if you're sensitive to noise, it might be beneficial to inquire about a quieter room location.

Take Advantage of the Breakfast

Numerous guests praised the delicious and varied breakfast, so be sure to make the most of this complimentary meal during your stay.

Friendly and Helpful Hosts

Many guests highlighted the warm and welcoming hosts, June and Carl, who provided helpful advice and a homely atmosphere.

Nearby Attractions

The hotel's proximity to various attractions such as Torquay Museum, Living Coasts, and Meadfoot Beach makes it convenient for exploring the area.

Location

539 Babbacombe Road, Torquay

What's nearby

  • Torquay Museum75 yd
  • Living Coasts0.4 mi
  • Princess Theatre0.5 mi
  • Meadfoot Beach0.6 mi
  • Abbey Sands0.7 mi
  • Torre Abbey Sands0.8 mi
  • Kents Cavern0.8 mi
  • Riviera International Conference Centre0.9 mi
  • Upton Park0.9 mi
  • Torre Abbey1 mi
  • Babbacombe Beach1.2 mi
  • Sherwell Park1.3 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 15:30, check out anytime before 10:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Kingsholm

Low season

April

High season

June

Average price (weeknight)

£57

Average price (weekend night)

£55
Cheapest month to stay with an average 17% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 50% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Kingsholm

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Top tips for your stay at Kingsholm

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Kingsholm, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in April and February.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Kingsholm, plan to stay on a Sunday or Thursday. The most expensive day is usually Wednesday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Kingsholm was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was £78, while the most expensive was £78.
  • How long should you stay at Kingsholm? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 5 days.

FAQs when booking at Kingsholm

  • Where is Kingsholm located?

    Kingsholm is located at 539 Babbacombe Road in Tormohun, 0.2 miles from the centre of Torquay. Torquay Museum is the closest landmark to Kingsholm.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Kingsholm?

    Check-in time is 15:30 and check-out time is 10:00 at Kingsholm.

  • Does Kingsholm offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Kingsholm offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Kingsholm offer free parking?

    Yes, Kingsholm offers free parking.

  • How far is Kingsholm from the airport?

    Kingsholm is 19.3 miles from Exeter. Kingsholm is 26 miles from Plymouth.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Kingsholm hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Kingsholm in Torquay and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Kingsholm and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Kingsholm.

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Good to know

Value for money

9.5

Distance to city centre

0.2 mi

Nearest airport

Exeter

Distance to airport

19.3 mi