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Esplanade Hotel

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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good20%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible26%
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I wonder if the people who own hotels ever try sleeping in their own hotel rooms? It was clean and breakfast OK and staff pleasant - BUT - (Room 10) had Rock hard beds and pillows to match; a shower that was no better than...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 1 week ago

the only good thing I can say is rooms clean and watress spot on otherwise wouldn't stay here again for free it is a homeless hostel not a hotel the manager at the best was rude unhelpful the bar wasnt open was over priced and...More

Thank Mick G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights and upon arrival the staff particularly latita was so accommodating and friendly. Parked our car in car park at back and you do have to walk around front of hotel . Owner Bobby was so kind he even gave...More

1  Thank jajodie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived to a friendly welcome, we stayed in room 12, we had a wonderful sea view, the room was very large, and in this hot weather there was a large free standing fan .It was very clean and the most amazing bed, lovely mattress...More

Thank HEATHER S
Response from Bobby R, Owner at Esplanade HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments, we are glad you enjoyed your stay & we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Bobby.

Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Upon 1st impressions it looks like a nice, traditional. Seaside hotel. The truth is far from this. I arrived after 11pm following a very long drive. Small car park at rear was full and back door to hotel was closed. No signage so after googling...More

1  Thank Alistair_Pirie
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Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Meeting Rooms
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$64 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$64 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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Sarah Mummy T T
18 October 2016|
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Response from Bobby R | Property representative |
Hi Sarah, we have and do provide emergency accommodation to local Borough Councils from time to time. At no time are any of our guests treated with disrespect.
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MaryandSteve_12
12 September 2016|
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Response from Bobby R | Property representative |
yes in all rooms
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Room Tips
"Avoid Room 10!!"
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"Rooms at front good view/balcony. Old windows and also poor locks. so noise from street. Rooms at the rear..."
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"Don't go here"
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