Hotel Gleneagles - Torquay

Asheldon Road ., Torquay, United Kingdom, TQ1 2QS  show map
 3 stars
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Hotel Gleneagles - Torquay

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Conference room

Overview

Hotel Gleneagles is situated in one of the most peaceful hotel locations in Torquay, a 15 minute stroll will take you to the heart of the town with the marine, harbour and main shopping area. There are stunning ocean views and coastal walks from the grounds of the hotel. Gleneagles enjoys a wonderful hillside position overlooking Anstey's Cove and Redgate Beach with panoramic sea views across Lyme Bay. Offering 41 modern rooms many of which have ocean views and all of which have private balconies, all rooms are tastefully designed with en suite bathroom, TV, hairdryer and hot drinks refreshment tray. Designed and stylised by top designer MIRCO, the bar lounge offers an ideal place to take a light lunch and sip an early evening cocktail or chilled glass of champagne, by day the conservatory possesses stunning views of the Devon coastline and blue waters of Torbay. The Poolside Restaurant serves unique global chef driven food with a traditional British touch using local produce and after the sun sets you can view the fibre optic light pool spectacle from your table. By day, enjoy lunch al fresco by the poolside with its stylised gardens and unique foliage. Best Western Hotel Gleneagles is a place to relax, take a swim in the pool or if a bit cool outdoors jump in the Jacuzzi. For sunny hot days take a break on a luxurious Lloyd Loom lounger or cool down under the protection of the European style awnings. Gleneagles is not just another hotel by the sea it is a hotel with a country house feel, making it one of best hotels in Torbay.
The Hotel provides baby sitting service, ballroom, banquet facilities, bar, children's facillities, conference room, disabled facilities, doctor on call, dry cleaning, wireless internet, lift/elevator, lobby, non-smoking rooms, parking facilities- at cost, pets allowed, plunge pool, reception, restaurant, room service - 24hrs, safe deposit box, secretarial service, smoke-free hotel, squash court and pool-indoor.
Cot 7.50 Pounds,
Dogs 15.00 Pounds

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   41.

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The hotel Gleneagles serves a full breakfast for free. 

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • Free public parking is possible on site.

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Laundry

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Living room
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from 14 hours

Check-Out

  • until 11 hours

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 1 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 1 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 1 may stay at the price of GBP 6 per person per night in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 4. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 2. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

Asheldon Road ., Torquay, United Kingdom, TQ1 2QS

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City Center
  • Torquay
    2.7 mi
Airports
  • Bus stop
    1.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Lavani (cuisine: Seafood, Indian, Asian fusion)
    1000 ft
  • Ninos Italian Restaurant (cuisine: Italian)
    1000 ft
Beaches
  • Meadfoot Beach
    4800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from 14 hours
  • Check-Out:
    until 11 hours
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    41

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Hotel Gleneagles Standard Double Room
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Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or King Size bed
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Hotel Gleneagles - Torquay Torquay location
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    Hotel Address:

    Asheldon Road ., Torquay, United Kingdom, TQ1 2QS

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Torquay
      2.7 mi
    Airports
    • Bus stop
      1.6 mi
    Restaurants
    • Lavani (cuisine: Seafood, Indian, Asian fusion)
      1000 ft
    • Ninos Italian Restaurant (cuisine: Italian)
      1000 ft
    Beaches
    • Meadfoot Beach
      4800 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from 14 hours
    • Check-Out:
      until 11 hours
    • Year renovated:
      2006
    • Number of rooms:
      41

    Hotel Awards

    UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedTorquayHotel Gleneagles

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • Art Affair - 1.3 mi
    • Torre Abbey Historic House & Gallery - 1.7 mi
    • Fred Gray Artist - 1.9 mi
    • Ark Gallery & Framing Studio - 2.5 mi

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 2.6 mi

    Places of interest

    • Meadfoot Beach - 4600 ft
    • Ellacombe Conservative Club - 4600 ft
    • Torwood Conservative Club - 1.1 mi

    Convention centers

    • Babbacombe Model Village, Babbacombe - 1.1 mi

    Amusement

    • Amf Bowling - 5000 ft
    • Harbour Amusements - 1.1 mi
    • Riviera - 1.1 mi
    • Central Cinema - 1.1 mi
    • Showboat Casino Slots - 1.1 mi
    • K's Amusements - 1.1 mi
    • Gala Clubs - 1.2 mi
    • Rileys American Pool & Snooker Club - 1.4 mi
    • Riley Snooker Club - 1.4 mi
    • Torquay Hi-Flyer - 1.5 mi
    • Kings Bowling Club - 2.0 mi
    • Dance Leaders - 2.0 mi

    Stadiums

    • Torquay United FC - 5000 ft

    Museums

    • Torquay Museum - 4000 ft
    • Bygones Museum - 1.2 mi

    Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

    • Living Coasts - 1.2 mi
    • Living Coasts Ltd - 1.2 mi

    Theaters

    • Babbacombe Theatre - 3300 ft
    • Princess Theatre - 1.2 mi

    Local Attractions

    • Babbacombe - 5200 ft
      TorquayEngland
    • Babbacombe Model Village - 1.2 mi
      Hampton Ave, Torquay
    • Bygones - 1.3 mi
      Fore Street, Torquay
    • Inner Harbour - 1.1 mi
      TorquayEngland
    • Living Coasts - 1.2 mi
      Beacon Quay, Torquay

    Near the hotelNear the hotel

    • Kents Cavern - 500 ft
      Ilsham Rd, Torquay
    • Meadfoot Beach - 4800 ft
      Meadfoot Road, Torquay
    • Torquay Museum - 4000 ft
      529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay

    Restaurants Nearby

    • Lavani - 1000 ft

      Address: 35 Ilsham Road,
      Phone: 01803-203040

      86% likes this, based on 186 reviews
      Cuisine: Seafood, Indian, Asian fusion, Vegetarian
      Price Range: USD 10 - USD 42

    • The Food and Coffee House - 1100 ft

      Address: 21 Ilsham Road
      Phone: 01803 200 307

      72% likes this, based on 29 reviews
      Cuisine: English

    • The Fountain - 1300 ft

      Address: 5 Ilsham Road
      Phone: 01803 290855

      68% likes this, based on 59 reviews
      Cuisine: Seafood

    • Ninos Italian Restaurant - 1000 ft

      Address: 35 Ilsham Road
      Phone: 01803 293025

      73% likes this, based on 48 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian

    • The Palace Hotel - 1200 ft

      Address: Babbacombe Road
      Phone: 44 (0)1803 200200

      71% likes this, based on 39 reviews

    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from 14 hours
    • Check-Out:
      until 11 hours
    • Year renovated:
      2006
    • Number of rooms:
      41

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    Hotel Gleneagles Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Gleneagles

    Individual guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      The food was excellent with a very good choice of menu.With the couple of faults with the room one was dealt with immediately and we were informed the shower hold needed a new part but we were offered another room but were happy to stay where we were.

      The only complaint we had which was nothing to do with the hotel was the room next door seemed to be allocated to night owls ,the first night the noise didnot cease until 1.30 A,M. and the next night the talking did not stop until 2.15 A.M. Last two nights were very quiet-Luckily!!

    • Single
      8.8

      Staff very friendly and helpful, hotel in nice quiet area, ample parking and free WiFi.

      Bathroom felt a little cramped but modern and clean nonetheless

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      The ambience was excellent; the staff could not be more helpful and the breakfasts were very good.

      The decor in the bedroom was a little dated but this did not detract from its charm.

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      Great service.

      Nice bedroom but poor bathroom.

    • Group of friends
      6.2

      The hotel was clean and tidy and felt welcoming. The staff were all very polite and helpful. The bar/lounge and restaurant areas were very comfortable.

      Our particular room was a very small double. The en-suite was particularly minute but just about adequate. It would have been nice to see a duvet with clean cover as opposed to the stained bedspread and blanket.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      Hotel was inviting, Lovely dinning area. great views from bedroom balcony good feature with sea view. Food good and friendly staff.

      Bathroom uninviting but room was comfortable.

    • Older travelers
      6.6

      Cramped room , inadequate shower and toilet

    • Single
      10.0

      Really good efficient service an exellent breakfast lovely view perfect overnight stay ready and fresh for meeting next day...Thanks

    • Couple
      4.6

      Not much, pretty poor generally but the public areas were slightly better. The manager Amy was very nice and did all she could to iron out our many problems with the place.

      The toilet seat in our room was not attached properly and they did not replenish supplies, milk/soap/toilet roll etc

    • Single
      5.4

      The room spelt damp, wallpaper pealing off the wall. The door was diificult to open did not enjoy staying here..... Left early to get breakfast at mcdonalds, as did not want to spend any more time there.

    • Group of friends
      8.2

      The staff were outstanding and the lounge very relaxing and comfortable and the views amazing.

      The plumbing was rather noisy.

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      Lovely big double aspect room, well decorated with balcony, plenty of furniture/storage and huge bed. Downstairs decor excellent. Dining areas had lovely views and swimming pool area attractive. Lovely waitress at breakfast; all staff friendly and helpful.

      Filthy carpet in bedroom. Bathroom floor felt like it was going to collapse and fittings very dated. Shower almost impossible to use, and could not be used for hair washing. Toiletries not replaced after first night - this always seems so petty. Fruit at breakfast had gone off - both oranges and grapefruit. Took 15 minutes for new bowls to be produced by which time cooked food had arrived. Portions tiny - really miserly although very tasty and fresh. Parking spaces very small.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      The lounge and food excellent room was clean very nice not to far from the town and beach ideal for a long weekend break view from conservatory where you serve the evening meal beautiful all in excellent time will be useing hotel again

    • Older travelers
      4.2

      Very limited parking.No lift.Our room was very small,in fact we have stayed in larger rooms in travelodge type accommodation.The so called balcony appeared to be an add-on when the hotel was refurbished.It probably measured no more than 4 feet in depth and was too cramped for two people,the table and 2 chairs took up most of the space.The so called sea view was an ambitious claim,subject to some exaggeration I felt.Some sound proofing was needed as every sound from adjoining rooms and from the passageway could easily be heard.The shower was pathetic with hardly any force from the shower head.The staff were not particularly friendly, disinterest was probably more appropriate.I Guess this is a problem with hotel chains,having stayed in many family run hotels where there seems to be a different attitude.Although we were staying on a b&b basis I did see the price of the breakfast menu which I thought was extortionate.Having stayed in many hotels abroad and had breakfast they put these breakfasts to shame.I Wonder what the visitors from abroad would have made of them.I Would never again pay this room price for very average accommodation. Sorry to be a winger, but I was sorry I booked 3 nights.Never again.

    • Single
      5.0

      Bedding had brown stains on dread to think what they were - not changed.Tea pot had sticky stains on it - complained & changed.Milk jug had black fluff around top - changed. Cereal bowls were dirty - still had bits of cereal & empty sugar wraps stuck between bowls - taken awy & changed - second day exactly the same - all reported to Amy - Duty Manager. Stayed there 9 times in last 7 years and been satisfied - not now - this wii be the last time

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Hotel Gleneagles - Torquay Torquay location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Asheldon Road ., Torquay, United Kingdom, TQ1 2QS

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Torquay
      2.7 mi
    Airports
    • Bus stop
      1.6 mi
    Restaurants
    • Lavani (cuisine: Seafood, Indian, Asian fusion)
      1000 ft
    • Ninos Italian Restaurant (cuisine: Italian)
      1000 ft
    Beaches
    • Meadfoot Beach
      4800 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from 14 hours
    • Check-Out:
      until 11 hours
    • Year renovated:
      2006
    • Number of rooms:
      41

    Hotel Awards

    UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedTorquayHotel Gleneagles

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

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