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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed here before ,so I thought I would leave a review Tina & Arthur are excellent hosts nothing is to much trouble for them ,they bend over backwards to make sure you enjoy your stay , and if you are unhappy they we do what ever they can to improve it , just ask ,, Excellent room ,clean,comfortable...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Very nice guest house , warm welcome, clean room , good breakfast , nice en- suite ,good location, quiet road ,not far to walk though Tor Abbey to beach and town , excellent hosts very helpful and friendly.

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Little gem Warm friendly greeting from Arthur & Tina even though we were late due to leaving home late. Our room was warm, cozy,clean , large , with plenty of storages ,comfortable bed , our en- suite was sparkling , good hospitality tray ,teas ,coffees ,biscuits and bottle water , nice touches all around the room and en- suite. Breakfast...

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Lovely quiet settings , lovely room , nicely decorated,comfortable bed , good nights sleep 😴 Wake up to a delicious breakfast , excellent service, good host, good location, spot on. What more could one ask for

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1Thank kathyclarke1990
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We booked two rooms at The Glenwood though booking.com for a family wedding at Tor Abbey. We asked if we could check in early, which was not a problem, warm and friendly greeting from Tina ,she told us where the abbey was also how to get to town and beach. both rooms and en-suites were large and spotlessly clean, which...

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1Thank davidswine
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Not the best greeting when we entered the property. Are arrival seemed inconvenient. As was the arrival of our friends the following day. We didn't arrive at the time we said we would. Should this really matter? Noise levels are preferred to be kept to a minimum which I guess is fair enough. So if your planning a weekend partying...

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Thank joseph g
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Book this for my wife's birthday. Warm welcome when we arrived , informed by Tina how to get to beach and town. Our double room was clean and most comfortable for our stay, very nice ensuite. Breakfast was plentiful and lots to choose from with good service. We had an excellent birthday meal at The Hare & Hounds which was...

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1Thank andrewsgrant2016
ORPINGTON
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Yet another stress-free week at The Glenwood. Year on year, the standards of hygiene, cleanliness and comfort have remained high. Tina and Arthur once again proved very attentive hosts, encouraging us to flag any problems immediately. They did not disappoint! Rooms were well maintained and serviced daily. My spacious double contained a dressing table with stool as well as two...

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1Thank MARK1ORP
Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Excellent clean , large single room , nice decor with modern furnishings, even a comfortable chair, which you don't get in some single rooms because small and cramped. Plenty of room in the en-suite , nice sparkle cladding, with modern fittings , shampoo,shower and body wash etc . Breakfast was first class . Lots of fruits to choose from ,...

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1Thank susanwoods1991
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We had a good look around before we booked a B&B to stay in, we were not disappointed with the Glenwood, very quiet area to stay in and not far to the sea front. The car park car be a bit tight when it is full up but I think there is a space for all the rooms so you...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Glenwood is a family run 4 star guest accommodation, situated in a delightfully quite cul-de-sac in the heart of Belgrave, Torquay. King size, double, twin, and family rooms all with private bathrooms/showers. Only a short walk from the sea front, shops and close to the Riviera Centre. Private car park. We would like to wish you a warm welcome where you can relax and enjoy the English Riviera ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Glenwood

Address: Rowdens Road, Torquay TQ2 5AZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: £62 - £68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Glenwood 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“We have had two different rooms and could not find fault with any of them”
 of 5 bubbles shirleycleaver, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a room at the back over looking the garden”
 of 5 bubbles kimkeeble, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book direct with Tina next time”
 of 5 bubbles davidswine, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Nice views from upper floors at rear of property”
 of 5 bubbles MARK1ORP, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We had a large room at the back 👌🏻👌🏻👌🏻👌🏻”
 of 5 bubbles franksalt, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
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