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  • Excellent26%
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  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is not a "top class" hotel in the true sense of the word but it strives to be up there with the best and I believe it falls within that category. Forget the excellent entertainment, forget the busy restaurant staff, forget the busy and...More

2  Thank Alan P
Reviewed 5 days ago

This hotel was booked 'accidentally' by a friend just two weeks before our visit. Only after she had booked did I realise I had stayed in 2011 with my husband and at that time we were disappointed. The hotel has been updated since that visit...More

Thank Billmarge
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel has a great location, rooms are small but didn’t bother me. Food was good and always hot, buffet breakfast excellent. Staff very friendly and efficient. All in all a very enjoyable stay, would definitely return.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a coach trip which included hotel stay, plus two excursions. Overall, for the money paid the hotel was ok. Basic amenities, small bathroom. Food value for money. A very short walk from the pier which has a lovely fish and chip shop, amusement...More

1  Thank Linda S
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Linda S Thank you for the review. We always strive to offer great service at an affordable price and I’m pleased you found this to be the case. It is unfortunate that our bathrooms aren’t larger, but we like to feel our friendly team...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

travelled to this Shearing's hotel by car from port-Talbot and straight through run with no traffic problems so got to hotel by 1:30pm. Receptionist says check in is 3;pm but there is a bar open in next room if you want to wait. Its the...More

3  Thank Vyvyan h h
Response from greer68, General Manager at Bay Esplanade HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Vyvyan h h. Thank you for your recent review. Our check-in time is 3pm, which we do stipulate on the documentation. We would be happy to let you in the room prior to this, is if ready after previous check-out, but unfortunately we wouldn’t...More

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Maureen C
3 March 2018|
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Response from keith h | Reviewed this property |
Hi just got back from this excellent hotel all the staff are very helpful,I don't think they have a specific child's menu but if you ask the restaurant staff I am sure they will provide something for you.not all the... More
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Jim G
27 January 2018|
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Response from greer68 | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. The layout of the building is unusual, as we have the 'basement' level, which is actually on ground floor, as you come up stairs to enter the hotel, then go down by lift to these rooms, which... More
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RitaH51
31 October 2017|
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Response from Janut47 | Reviewed this property |
Not far. Perhaps ten minute walk.
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"Don't grizzle and groan about your holioday when you get home, do it to management at the hotel, at the..."
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"Room 106 has a very tiny bathroom"
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"If you require a room that's quieter or a low floor, request when booking."
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