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The Glenwood
3 stars

The Glenwood

Rowdens Road, Torquay, Devon TQ2 5AZ, Torquay, TQ2 5AZ, United Kingdom
Torquay, United Kingdom
See location+44 180 329 6318

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based on 122 reviews
122 reviews
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Standard Room
Double room

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About The Glenwood

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi, Breakfast, and Parking for free
Nestled in a quiet cul-de-sac in Torquay, The Glenwood is a bed and breakfast that offers an ideal base for exploring the English Riviera. Free on site parking is available to guests, and free WiFi is accessible from the property. Rooms at The Glenwood are individually designed, with high quality furniture and modern decoration. Each room has its own private WC and shower facilities with luxury bath towels. Rooms come complete with a flat-screen TV, mini fridge, beverage tray and an alarm clock. A full English breakfast is cooked to order, and lighter options such as cereals, yoghurt and fresh fruit are available. The Torquay seafront is 0.5 miles from The Glenwood, and several bars, restaurants and shops are a similar distance. Kents Cavern Prehistoric Caves are 2 miles from The Glenwood, whilst Bygones Museum is a 6-minute drive away. The Babbacombe area is 2 miles away, and offers great views of the surrounding sea.

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Amenities at The Glenwood

  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Hairdryer


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner


  • Electric kettle
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Kettle
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Vending machine (drinks)


  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower


  • Quiet street view
  • Fireplace
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area

Services and conveniences

  • Room service
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water
  • Private check-in/check-out

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV


  • Socket near the bed
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Things to do

  • Beach access
  • Golf


  • Iron and ironing board


  • Desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast

Reviews of The Glenwood

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What can I expect from the breakfast at The Glenwood?

Guests have praised the breakfast at The Glenwood, mentioning a great variety of options and high quality ingredients. The hosts are also described as very friendly and accommodating.

Is parking available at The Glenwood?

Yes, The Glenwood offers free parking, which has been appreciated by guests for its convenience.

How would you describe the cleanliness at The Glenwood?

Guests have consistently mentioned the cleanliness of The Glenwood, with comments highlighting the spotless rooms and the daily cleaning service.

What makes The Glenwood a great place to stay?

The Glenwood is praised for its friendly and helpful hosts, comfortable rooms, and delicious breakfast. Guests also appreciate the convenient location and the spacious, clean accommodations.

When is the best time to visit The Glenwood?

The Glenwood is recommended for its good location, close to the beach and town, making it an ideal place to stay for a relaxing and enjoyable visit.

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Opt for a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the fountain comes highly recommended.

Take Advantage of the Complimentary Breakfast

The cooked breakfast received numerous praises from guests, with many highlighting the quality and variety of the breakfast options.

Consider the Location for Easy Access

The hotel's proximity to Torre Abbey, the beachfront, and the rail station makes it a convenient choice for exploring the area.

Request a Room with a Fridge

Guests appreciated the convenience of having a mini fridge in their rooms, especially for storing fresh milk provided by the hotel.

Enjoy the Quiet and Comfortable Rooms

Many guests found the rooms to be spacious, comfortable, and well-equipped, providing a pleasant stay.

Take Note of the Check-in and Check-out Times

The flexible check-in and check-out times were appreciated by guests, allowing for a more relaxed and convenient experience.

Engage with Friendly and Accommodating Hosts

Several guests praised the hosts for their friendliness, helpfulness, and willingness to accommodate individual needs.

Explore Nearby Attractions

With several attractions within walking distance, such as Torre Abbey and the beach, guests found the hotel's location to be ideal for sightseeing.

Consider the Distance from the Town Center

While the hotel's location was praised for its quiet and peaceful surroundings, some guests noted that it was a bit far from the town center, requiring a taxi for transportation.

Take Advantage of the Private Parking

Guests appreciated the availability of free private parking, providing added convenience for those traveling by car.


Rowdens Road, Torquay, Devon TQ2 5AZ, Torquay, TQ2 5AZ

What's nearby

  • Torre Abbey335 m
  • Sherwell Park356 m
  • Riviera International Conference Centre0.4 km
  • Upton Park0.6 km
  • Torre Abbey Sands0.7 km
  • Abbey Sands0.7 km
  • Victoria Park0.8 km
  • Princess Theatre1.1 km
  • Cockington Country Park1.5 km
  • Living Coasts1.7 km
  • Torquay Museum1.8 km
  • Torbay Hospital1.8 km



Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 10:00


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FAQs when booking at The Glenwood

  • Where is The Glenwood located?

    The Glenwood is located at Rowdens Road, Torquay, Devon TQ2 5AZ in Torre, 2 km from the centre of Torquay. Torre Abbey is the closest landmark to The Glenwood.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Glenwood?

    Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at The Glenwood.

  • Does The Glenwood offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Glenwood offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does The Glenwood offer free parking?

    Yes, The Glenwood offers free parking.

  • How far is The Glenwood from the airport?

    The Glenwood is 30.9 km from Exeter. The Glenwood is 40.2 km from Plymouth.

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Distance to city centre

2.0 km

Nearest airport


Distance to airport

31.0 km