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Address: Harbourside, Torquay, England
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+44 1803 200210
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This newly renovated pavilion is located along the seafront promenade,...

This newly renovated pavilion is located along the seafront promenade, giving visitors easy access to the beaches and Fleet Walk shopping within walking distance.

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Please save the Pavilion!

This is an architectural gem and there is talk of it being redeveloped. I hope that this comes to fruition and is done sympathetically both to the surrounding area and the... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 August 2016
K W
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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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Cardiff UK
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610 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 340 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have memories of this years ago and to see it now its a great shame. Not only is it derelict it spoils the sea front. It used to be full of shops but now it all boarded up.

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Thank Brian P
Torquay, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Excellent building but sadly has been closed for at least the last three years. Used to be a super place with small shops and in a great place. Hopefully the council will renovate it soon

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Thank Vennwood
Bristol, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Walked past the building so many times, such a waste of a beautiful building to be derelict. Even the wheel next to it does nothing to make it look lovely. Something must really be done to rescue it soon.

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Thank Helen H
Ipswich
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Pavilion is closed and has been for years, gardens are still lovely but for how long. Owners of the pavilion want to build a hotel and car park on them.

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Thank KevinJayne S
Torquay
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

I believe the Pavilion has been empty, closed and fenced off for about 4 years now and still no sign of life of anything about to change or happen. Such a same for a nice building which used to have nice little shops and places to eat, to remain derelict for so long. Being in such a prominent location near... More 

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Thank U4962TQPaul
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Whether you want peace or food,drink or shop they have it all here the gardens are very clean no litter car parks close shops all around.

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Thank angelics54
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

This is an architectural gem and there is talk of it being redeveloped. I hope that this comes to fruition and is done sympathetically both to the surrounding area and the Pavilion itself. Even though it is run down, you can see the potential. Maybe some little boutique shops or traditional style market stalls could go in there; it'd be... More 

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Thank K W
Swansea, United Kingdom
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164 reviews
65 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

This once grand building has been closed for a few years now it has been left empty awaitng redevelopment , sadly another empty building in an already declining seaside resort.

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Thank Nigel H
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12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

The pavilion was a very nice place, but really empty, only a couple pf expensive shops....Still there was a nice one selling leather bags and handbags with reasonable prices...there is better shopping in the town center. But the area and the building was beautiful.

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Thank denikah
Folkestone, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Very nice area to wander around, though rather overtaken with seemingly poorly supervised foreign students during the evening, who were disrespectful to the well maintained grassy areas and lovely flowerbeds.

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Thank Debbie L

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