The Grand Hotel - Torquay

Seafront, Torquay, United Kingdom, TQ2 6NT  show map
 4 stars
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The Grand Hotel - Torquay

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Free parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

Massage

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

Overview

When you are a guest at The Grand Hotel, you profit from all advantages of staying at this four-star property. From the first-class comforts to comfortable location, the Grand Hotel is a pride of the Torbay seafront with quick links to main attractions – Torre Abbey Historic House&Gallery, Ark Gallery, and Fred Grey Artist.

Old-world adherence and modern design both combine to inspire the property like the Grand Hotel where you can find tennis court, indoor pool, sun terrace, jacuzzi and beauty center for leisure and some business opportunities as business center, meeting facilities, and free Wi-fi in public areas.

The hotel has 132 rooms all packed with electronics like TV, phone, air conditioning and all feature private balconies overlooking the Torbay coastline.

The hotel boasts of the award-winning dining at Gainsborough restaurant with excellent menu, but any dining is complete without a visit to the hotel bakery for its home-made treats and afternoon tea at the Compass Lounge.

Number of rooms:   132.

Rooms

The Grand Hotel has various rooms all with modern designs and elegant furnishings and air conditioning, TV, direct dial phone, mini-bar in each room. From 132 rooms there are seven Premier suites and you may also choose a stay at the Grand Leisure Suite with exclusive package of comforts as 15m swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and a multi-gym.

Dining options

The hotel is ready to satisfy you with culinary delights whether you prefer to have filling dining at Gainsborough Restaurant or you need just a light snack served at the Compass Lounge.

Services

The grand hotel has the latest facilities for your public event offering two function rooms from 4 to 250 people and hotel's attentive stuff is always at hand to help you with your meeting.

Free Wi-fi is available in public areas.

Leisure

The hotel supports different opportunities for your rest whether you are about active time spending at tennis court, fitness center, or pampering in sauna, solarium, Jacuzzi, and massage and swimming in the outdoor pool all of these is offered.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Guest Parking

  • Free public parking is possible on site.

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Tennis

Services

  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Casino
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Massage
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of GBP 25 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Seafront, Torquay, United Kingdom, TQ2 6NT

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City Center
  • Torquay
    1.5km
Airports
  • Bus stop
    1.8km
Restaurants
  • The Gainsborough (cuisine: European)
    10 m
  • Green Ginger (cuisine: Pub)
    140 m
Parks
  • Cary (Torquay) Gardens
    590 m
Beaches
  • Meadfoot Beach
    1.7km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    132

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Rooms and availability

The Grand Hotel has various rooms all with modern designs and elegant furnishings and air conditioning, TV, direct dial phone, mini-bar in each room. From 132 rooms there are seven Premier suites and you may also choose a stay at the Grand Leisure Suite with exclusive package of comforts as 15m swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and a multi-gym.

The Grand Executive Family RoomThe Grand Executive Family RoomThe Grand Executive Family Room
Executive Family Room
Bed type: 1 Double and 1 Single bed
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    The Grand Double Room Hotel informationThe Grand Double RoomThe Grand Double Room
    Double Room
    Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or 1 Single bed
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    • Private bathroom
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    This room features an en suite bathroom and a TV with satellite channels, as well as a tea tray, hairdryer and room safe.

    Room facilities
      The Grand One-Bedroom Suite
      One-Bedroom Suite
      Bed type: 1 Single bed
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      • Private bathroom
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      With a sea view, this one-bedroom suite is comfortably furnished. It is equipped with a remote control Freeview TV, a direct-dial telephone, hospitality tray, and a safe. The suite offers a lounge area, a bedroom, and an en suite bathroom with a hairdryer.

      Room facilities
        The Grand Two-Bedroom Suite Hotel informationThe Grand Two-Bedroom SuiteThe Grand Two-Bedroom Suite
        Two-Bedroom Suite
        Bed type: 1 Double and 1 Single bed or Double or Twin beds or 1 Single bed
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        • Private bathroom
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        With a sea view, this two-bedroom suite is comfortably furnished. It is equipped with a remote control Freeview TV, a direct-dial telephone, hospitality tray, and a safe. The suite offers a lounge area, 2 bedrooms, and a bathroom with a hairdryer.

        Room facilities
          The Grand Family RoomThe Grand Family RoomThe Grand Family Room
          Family Room
          Bed type: 1 Double and 1 Single bed or 1 Single bed
          Size: 21m2
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          • Private bathroom
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          More spacious room with seaview. This room can accommodate 2 adults and 3 children.

          Room facilities
            The Grand Spacious One-Bedroom Suite Hotel information
            Spacious One-Bedroom Suite
            Bed type: Double Bed
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            • Private bathroom
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              The Grand Compact Double Room
              Compact Double Room
              Bed type: Double Bed
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              • Private bathroom
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                The Grand Executive Double RoomThe Grand Executive Double RoomThe Grand Executive Double Room
                Executive Double Room
                Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds
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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel The Grand Hotel - Torquay Torquay location
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                  Hotel Address:

                  Seafront, Torquay, United Kingdom, TQ2 6NT

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Torquay
                    1.5km
                  Airports
                  • Bus stop
                    1.8km
                  Restaurants
                  • The Gainsborough (cuisine: European)
                    10 m
                  • Green Ginger (cuisine: Pub)
                    140 m
                  Parks
                  • Cary (Torquay) Gardens
                    590 m
                  Beaches
                  • Meadfoot Beach
                    1.7km
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  3 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    132

                  Hotel Awards

                  UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedTorquayThe Grand

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                  Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

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                  What's nearby

                  What's nearby.

                  The hotel can place you in the epicenter of urban sprawl as it sits at the Torbay coastline and provides more than picturesque surrounding and vistas, but culture. Within walking distance you may find Torre Abbey Historic House&Gallery, Ark Gallery, and Fred Grey Artist, meanwhile both Torquay Museum and Bygones Museum are within a five-minute drive.

                  Tourist attractions

                  • Torre Abbey Historic House & Gallery - 300 m
                  • Fred Gray Artist - 700 m
                  • Art Affair - 900 m
                  • Ark Gallery & Framing Studio - 1.2km

                  Popular areas

                  • City Center - 1.4km

                  Places of interest

                  • Torwood Conservative Club - 1.4km
                  • Ellacombe Conservative Club - 1.6km
                  • Meadfoot Beach - 1.6km

                  Amusement

                  • Torquay Hi-Flyer - 400 m
                  • Kings Bowling Club - 400 m
                  • K's Amusements - 1.0km
                  • Rileys American Pool & Snooker Club - 1.0km
                  • Riley Snooker Club - 1.0km
                  • Gala Clubs - 1.0km
                  • Central Cinema - 1.0km
                  • Showboat Casino Slots - 1.1km
                  • Riviera - 1.2km
                  • Harbour Amusements - 1.2km
                  • Amf Bowling - 1.4km

                  Stadiums

                  • Torquay United FC - 2.3km

                  Museums

                  • Torquay Museum - 1.7km
                  • Bygones Museum - 2.8km

                  Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

                  • Living Coasts - 1.1km
                  • Living Coasts Ltd - 1.1km

                  Theaters

                  • Princess Theatre - 800 m
                  • Babbacombe Theatre - 2.8km

                  Local Attractions

                  • Meadfoot Beach - 1.7km
                    Meadfoot Road, Torquay
                  • Paignton Pier - 2.8km
                    Esplanade Rd, Paignton
                  • Babbacombe - 2.8km
                    TorquayEngland
                  • Torquay Museum - 1.8km
                    529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay
                  • Bygones - 2.8km
                    Fore Street, Torquay

                  Near the hotelNear the hotel

                  • Torre Abbey - 360 m
                    The King's Drive, Torquay
                  • Living Coasts - 1.2km
                    Beacon Quay, Torquay
                  • Cockington Court - 1.5km
                    Cockington, Torquay
                  • Cary (Torquay) Gardens - 590 m
                    Sea Front, Torquay
                  • Inner Harbour - 1.2km
                    TorquayEngland

                  Restaurants Nearby

                  • The Gainsborough - 10 m

                    Address: The Grand Hotel

                    72% likes this, based on 33 reviews
                    Cuisine: European

                  • Railway Cafe - 230 m

                    Address: Rathmore Rd

                    78% likes this, based on 21 reviews
                    Cuisine: Coffee Shop

                  • The Blue Walnut cafe - 420 m

                    Address: 14 Walnut Road

                    64% likes this, based on 23 reviews
                    Cuisine: British

                  • Green Ginger - 140 m

                    Address: Lower Ground Floor, Winter Garden, Fleet Walk
                    Phone: 01803 217 960

                    56% likes this, based on 145 reviews
                    Cuisine: Pub
                    Price Range: GBP 6 - GBP 12

                  • Ocean Drive Bar & Diner - 400 m

                    Address: Walnut Road
                    Phone: 01803 209 090

                    65% likes this, based on 218 reviews
                    Cuisine: American

                  Getting there.

                  The hotel is within easy reach from the airport via the Train Station Torquay in a few steps from the hotel.

                  Getting around.

                  The Train Station Torquay is in a few steps from the hotel, but if you are a car driver than free public parking is possible for you.

                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  3 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    132

                  Hotel Awards

                  UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedTorquayThe Grand

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                  The Grand Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Grand

                  Individual guest reviews

                  • Older travelers
                    6.2

                    The room was very disappointing, we had a brick wall as a view, also we could not shut the window which was next to the outside air conditioning unit. We did asked to be moved but there were no other rooms available.

                  • Older travelers
                    7.4

                    We booked a room which was advertised as a having a sea view. It did have a sea view but to access the balcony to see the whole sea view we we supposed to climb through a window!! At no time were we advised that access to the balcony and hence the sea view would mean trying to climb in/out of a window. My wife is disabled so this meant that we could only appreciate the view from our room which made it a 'limited sea view'. This access problem was a big disappointment to us and I would suggest that having to climb through a window is a health and safety issue!! I would suggest that when you advertise a room as having a sea view you should point out the means of access may be via a window!! Not impressed!

                  • Older travelers
                    8.2

                    the grand is what it says,very nice comfortable hotel grand! nice big room . good breakfast. have stayed several times, always good.

                  • Older travelers
                    9.2

                    We were visiting the hotel to attend a funeral of a friend and found the staff very helpful with directions etc. We were travelling for the first time by train (for a long journey) the discription of where the hotel was was excellent just across the road to the station. We were impressed by this hotel and would stay there again hopefully under different circumstances. Thank You Denise Mitchell

                  • Older travelers
                    9.6

                    good location ,, helpfull friendly staff ,would go back again'

                  • Single
                    7.0

                    Good location near the train station for my elderly mother. Excellent views ditto

                    Rooms on fourth floor were a long way from the lift for my elderly mother

                  • Group of friends
                    10.0

                    Comfortable, excellent service, excellent facilities, very good food, privacy.

                  • Older travelers
                    10.0

                    Very relaxing, staff excellent and room spotless. A pity we couldn't stay longer.

                  • Older travelers
                    6.2

                    The bar is a lovely place to sit and look out at the views very relaxing

                    How ever the bar staff are very slow and leave you waiting for thirty mins for a drink etc

                  • Single
                    8.8

                    Location Easy to find Easy to park friendliness of staff

                    I'm 6'3" tall & single bed was small a suggestion would be for staff, subject to aavailabilkity, to offer upgrade at reception for small extra cost

                  • Couple
                    7.8

                    Lovely location, right on the water front. Attentive, friendly staff. Beautiful decor in the reception, bar area. We enjoyed a delicious and very generously sized burger in the bar area, for just £9.95 each, with complimentary homemade soup to start and ice cream/sorbet to finish-bargain! Enjoyed the pool, sauna and jacuzzi-though could maybe do with tidying decor and really does need new changing facilities. Bar was open 24/7 with live music the night we stayed. Our room was nice enough and bed was very soft and comfortable. Would recommend this hotel but do think our room could've been cheaper.

                    Our room was nice, it was standard inland view, but we were little shocked that view was of a wall! Room lacked natural light unfortunately-ok for our one night stay as we weren't in the room much. Also our bin hadn't been emptied-though was only paper rubbish! Would recommend this hotel, but do think our room could've been a bit cheaper!

                  • Couple
                    7.8

                    Reception : Gourteous, Welcoming. Helpful Bar; Welcoming, accommodating,Excellent communication and relaxing especially Victoria!

                    My request for a room near lift and stairs was ignored. Room 120 couldn't have been further away!

                  • Older travelers
                    8.2

                    Very relaxing hotel with good facilities.Room was very comfortable and clean and the staff were very friendly ,helpful and professional. The west country breakfast was excellent and we enjoyed a range of food . We have stayed here several times and would recommend it highly

                  • Older travelers
                    9.2

                    We were pleased with the general attitude of all the staff and the prompt attention from reception. The room cleaning and bed turndown service was first class.

                    car parking

                  • Older travelers
                    8.4

                    Warm, welcoming comfy hotel

                    We were not informed that the indoor pool would be out of use. Very disappointed as this was one of the reasons we booked this hotel.

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel The Grand Hotel - Torquay Torquay location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  Seafront, Torquay, United Kingdom, TQ2 6NT

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Torquay
                    1.5km
                  Airports
                  • Bus stop
                    1.8km
                  Restaurants
                  • The Gainsborough (cuisine: European)
                    10 m
                  • Green Ginger (cuisine: Pub)
                    140 m
                  Parks
                  • Cary (Torquay) Gardens
                    590 m
                  Beaches
                  • Meadfoot Beach
                    1.7km
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  3 pm
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Number of rooms:
                    132

                  Hotel Awards

                  UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedTorquayThe Grand

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

                  Use Badge