The Palace Hotel

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Babbacombe Road, Torquay, TQ1 3TG, United Kingdom
+44 180 320 0200


The Palace Hotel
Sat 17/2
Sun 18/2

Overall guest ratings

9.3/10 Excellent
Based on 1 reviews


  • 0.3 mi Kents Cavern
  • 0.5 mi Babbacombe Beach
  • 0.8 mi Torquay Museum
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Once home to the Bishop of Exeter, the luxurious Palace Hotel is set in 25 acres of gardens leading to Ansteys Cove; the Italian rose garden is worth exploring with a myriad of colors and scents. The Torquay Restaurant serves a delicious fusion of English and French cuisine with locally sourced seafood and meat; light meals are available in the Lounge/Bar where large French doors lead onto the Terrace. The Hotel boasts impressive indoor and outdoor sports/leisure facilities including a challenging 9-hole golf course and putting green. There are 2 swimming pools, an indoor heated pool with sauna and an outdoor heated pool, open in the summer months. The Hotel is equipped with 4 outdoor tennis courts and 2 indoor courts, plus 2 squash courts and a coach can be booked in advance. The fitness suite has a selection of gym equipment and weights. There are also 2 Snooker tables, a Croquet lawn and a play area for children. The Hotel offers free on-site parking and free WiFI in public areas.

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mattress on our bed
staff were all attentive
beautiful grounds
dining room
breakfast good
tired travelling
hotel was dated and shabby
swimming pool
old fashioned furniture
atmosphere great
awkward to operate
needs a update
buildings character
bar drinks
signs of wear