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Gainsboro Guest House

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Beach nearby
Beach nearby
Beach nearby
Individually decorated, individually furnished, iron/ironing board

Overview of Gainsboro Guest House

Gainsboro Guest House

3 out of 5

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationTorre Abbey Sands6 min walk
  • Popular LocationCockington Country Park10 min walk
  • Popular LocationPrincess Theatre17 min walk
  • AirportExeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.)30 min drive

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About this area

Torquay

Located in Torquay, Gainsboro Guest House is near the airport and near the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Babbacombe Beach and Goodrington Sands Beach, while Babbacombe Model Village and Gardens and Paignton Zoo are popular local attractions. Greenway House and Garden and Golden Hind are also worth visiting. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including outlet shopping.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Torre Abbey - 4 min walk
  • Riviera International Conference Centre - 5 min walk
  • Torre Abbey Sands - 6 min walk
  • Cockington Country Park - 10 min walk
  • Princess Theatre - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Torquay Station - 4 min walk
  • Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.) - 30 min drive

Restaurants

  • Ocean Drive - 3 min walk
  • The Blue Walnut Cafe - 5 min walk
  • Chelston Manor - 7 min walk
  • Bull & Bush - 9 min walk
  • One World Cafe - 9 min walk

About this property

Gainsboro Guest House

3-star Torquay bed & breakfast in Torquay City Centre, near Torre Abbey
Along with a garden, this smoke-free bed & breakfast has free breakfast and free self-parking. WiFi in public areas is free. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and hairdryers. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests will also find coffee makers and showers. Housekeeping is available on request.
Gainsboro Guest House offers 5 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. 20-inch Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries. This Torquay bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on request and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free uncovered self-parking on site
  • On-site parking includes off-street options

Food and drink

  • Free English breakfast available daily 8:30 AM–9 AM

Things to do

  • Access to nearby indoor pool

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Handrails in stairwells

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 20-inch flat-screen TV
  • TV channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Local maps

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; your host will greet you

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from June 1 2021 to October 1 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Access methods

Host will greet you

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 5 and younger are not allowed at this property; all guests older than 5 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash

We should mention

Children 5 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Gainsboro Guest House B&B Torquay
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Gainsboro Guest House Torquay
Gainsboro Guest House
Gainsboro Guest House Torquay, Devon
Gainsboro Guest House Torquay
Gainsboro Guest House Bed & breakfast
Gainsboro Guest House Bed & breakfast Torquay

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4.8
Exceptional
Rating 5 - Excellent. 10 out of 13 reviews
5 - Excellent 77%
Rating 4 - Good. 3 out of 13 reviews
4 - Good 23%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 13 reviews
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4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

5.0/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We only stayed a couple of nights at the Gainsboro but we had a lovely time. Richard and Gaynor are extremely friendly, the room was lovely and extremely clean. It was very close to the town centre. We would definitely go back there and would not hesitate to recommend it.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Friendly welcome, lovely clean rooms, lovely breakfast
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2019