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Ashleigh House

Type:Guest House

61 Meadfoot Lane, TORQUAY, Devon, TQ1 2BP
Accredited Hotel Visit England

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If you are looking for a small, friendly guest house with a relaxing and homely atmosphere close to the town and beaches then look no further than Ashleigh House.

Built in 1852, Ashleigh House is a beautiful Victorian villa of enormous character and charm uniquely situated in a quiet residential part of Torquay yet just a five minute walk from the Harbour and shops. Meadfoot Lane is restricted to Residents and guests only making it virtually traffic free and guaranteeing peace and quiet. Despite its quiet location everything that Torquay has to offer is within easy walking distance. Many guests choose to have a holiday from driving as the shops, beaches, restaurants, café bars, tourist attractions and Theatres are all close at hand. Indeed, four of Torquay’s best restaurants are within a ten minute walk .

Ashleigh House has been owned by the Smale family since 1992 and in those years has established a reputation for comfort, cleanliness, hospitality and good food at ‘value for money’ prices. Many guests return year after year and have become friends.

We offer just four rooms which ensures personal attention and a homely atmosphere. There are three rooms with ensuite and one large family room with private bathroom. The rooms are comfortably furnished and come complete with colour TV, clock radio, beverage tray and towels. The rooms are cleaned daily.

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day and here at Ashleigh House we take breakfast seriously. There is a selection of cereals and fruit juice and a choice of teas and coffees. Guests can either choose the Full English Breakfast or go for a Light Breakfast choice from the menu. Each is freshly cooked to order.

There is a wonderful lounge available to guests which has a wide screen TV and a selection of family films, just in case it rains. A comprehensive local information guide will help to choose the days activities and there really is a lot to do.

We also have a small garden at the front of the house, with views across Torquay and towards Dartmoor, where guests are welcome to sit and take in the evening sun and perhaps chat with the friendly neighbours.

So, if you are looking for a small, friendly guest house with a relaxing and homely atmosphere then join us here at Ashleigh House.

We look forward to sharing our beautiful home with you

 

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5 of 5 stars
    • Service
      5 of 5 stars
    • Value
      5 of 5 stars
    • Cleanliness
      5 of 5 stars
    • Location
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      238
    • Very Good
      25
    • Average
      6
    • Poor
      1
    • Terrible
      7

    Recent Reviews:

    • iainjo68
      Sheffield, United Kingdom
      Perfect
      5 of 5 stars
      11th Sept 2021
      The upfront communication was very good so we were well prepared for our stay. We found parking just outside the restrictions and only 15 yds from the B&B, so left our car there for the duration. A... Read full review
    • Rachrooo
      Belfast, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Immaculate. Stylish. Welcoming. Covid safe
      5 of 5 stars
      18th Sept 2021
      We are walking the Swcp so only stayed for one night. Beautiful house on a quiet street, only 5-10 mins walk from places to eat. House is immaculate. Lovely linen. Good value we thought compared to... Read full review
    • 677vadimz
      excellent
      5 of 5 stars
      18th Oct 2021
      Attention to detail was the brilliant decor was lovely. It was spaciously designed to a very high standard. Very clean, fantastic space and wonderful hosts, a fantastic breakfast, Location is great... Read full review

    Facilities

    Children & Infants

    • Accept children (Minimum age)
    • Accept children all ages
    • Cot - Cot is charged at £10 per visit
    • Highchair

    Facilities

    Establishment Features

    • Pets accepted - By arrangement. A charge of £10 per dog per visit

    Facilities

    Catering

    • Cater for vegetarians
    • Local Produce English Breakfast
    • Serve breakfast

    Children & Infants

    • Accept children (Minimum age)
    • Accept children all ages
    • Children's videos/DVDs available
    • Cot - Cot is charged at £10 per visit
    • Food/bottle warming available
    • Highchair

    Establishment Features

    • Beach within 2km
    • Central heating throughout
    • Garden/patio for guests' use - Small garden at the front of the house
    • Ironing facilities
    • Near coastal path
    • Open All Year
    • Pets accepted - By arrangement. A charge of £10 per dog per visit
    • Public telephone
    • Separate guests' lounge
    • Wireless Broadband Internet Access

    Key Features

    • Cater exclusively for vegetarians - Vegetarian sausages are available along side the extensive breakfast menu
    • Non smoking establishment - Smoking is strictly prohibited throughout the house
    • Of historic, literary or architectural interest - Built in 1852. One of Torbays oldest buildings
    • Townhouse

    Parking & Transport

    • Car parking - Residents only parking which requires a permit that will be provided on arrival

    Payment Methods

    • Cash & Cheque only
    • PayPal

    Room / Unit Features

    • Colour television in all bedrooms - TV with Freeview and intergated DVD player
    • DVD Player in all bedrooms
    • Electric shaver point
    • Free View TV
    • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
    • Radio in all bedrooms
    • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms - Water and biscuits are also provided

    Specialist Features

    • Marketed as green/environmentally friendly
    • Marketed to any other specialist market - Located close to the RTYC. Ideal for sailors. Can provide drying area for wet gear
    • Pets (Proprietors) on premises
    • Special provisions for walkers

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    Tel01803 294660

    Tel07988692016

    Opening Dates and Times

    Open Christmas
    Open New Year
    2022 Opening (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)

    * 2017 Opening All Year

    Ashleigh House

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    By Car - Go along The Strand past the Clock tower and turn left into Torwood Street. At the traffic lights turn right into Meadfoot Road. Take the first right into Parkhill Road then second left into Meadfoot Lane.

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