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Le Papillon Hostel

18 Vansittart Road, Torquay, England

Le Papillon is a very popular travellers hostel which is ideally situated within walking distance to the local train and coach station, the beach, harbour and the town centre where you will find all the best restaurants clubs and pubs. Le Papillon has its own car park for up to 14 cars and a large garden for sunbathing and Barbecues. PLEASE NOTE before booking a summer cabin please read the description in Accommodation Information Check in times 12.30 - 14.00 and 17.30 - 23.00 Single guests have to book a minimum of 2 nights Groups: Le Papillon is happy to accept sports, cultural, business or holiday makers groups. Young guests under the age of 16 need to be accompanied by an adult. Sports groups will be asked for a letter headed confirmation Strictly no stag/hen party groups. Male only group maximum 5 males. Read more

86% Overall Rating 42 out of 48 customers would recommend this property based on 48 reviews

Atmosphere 89%

Cleanliness 94%

Facilities 80%

Location 86%

Safety 87%

Staff 87%

Value 83%

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What's Included

  • Linen

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Adaptors
  • BBQ
  • Board Games
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels for hire

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel 1.57USD

Important Information

Please note that online bookings over 5 people are not accepted and subject to cancellation .
Please contact groups dept for further information

Check in times are from 12:30 till 14:00 and 17:30 till 23:00 Unless otherwise agreed with the manager. To make it easier please state your arrival time.

Thanks a lot and have a safe trip.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 10:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Torquay?

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Le Papillon is a very popular travellers hostel which is ideally situated within walking distance to the local train and coach station, the beach, harbour and the town centre where you will find all the best restaurants clubs and pubs. Le Papillon has its own car park for up to 14 cars and a large garden for sunbathing and Barbecues. PLEASE NOTE before booking a summer cabin please read the description in Accommodation Information Check in times 12.30 - 14.00 and 17.30 - 23.00 Single guests have to book a minimum of 2 nights Groups: Le Papillon is happy to accept sports, cultural, business or holiday makers groups. Young guests under the age of 16 need to be accompanied by an adult. Sports groups will be asked for a letter headed confirmation Strictly no stag/hen party groups. Male only group maximum 5 males. Read more

Shared Rooms

Standard 5 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 5

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Private Rooms

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

About Le Papillon

Le Papillon is a popular travellers hostel set in a quarter acre of land with a large car park and a big south facing garden ideal for sunbathing and with a BBQ area.
All the rooms have wooden floors, wash basins and comfortable beds.
The TV lounge has comfortable armchairs to rest after a busy day and free wireless Internet access.
The breakfast room leads to the garden and on sunny day’s breakfast or dinner can be taken outside.
The kitchen is large and well equipped and ideal for self-catering.
There are 3 shower rooms + toilets, as well as 2 more separate cloak rooms
Le Papillon is well suited for families as it is a small comfortable hostel situated in a quiet area.
From Le Papillon it is only a 10 minute walk to reach the sea. Most of the fabulous sandy beaches around the bay are within easy reach As the English Riviera has one of the mildest climates on the British mainland, it allows you to have that Mediterranean feel while sitting around one of the many cafes, restaurants and pubs.
Here you can indulge in one of the many water sports from sailing, diving, windsurfing and water skiing to a ride on the large Banana!!
The newly erected wheel gives you fabulous views over Torquay's harbour and the Bay.
From Le Papillon it is only a 15 minutes’ walk into the town centre with its many fashionable shops and restaurants, with the famous harbour nearby known for its many pubs and clubs.

Accommodation Information

ROOMS 4 TWO
there are 3 large double and 1 twin bedroom as well as a 5 bed mixed dorm
All the rooms have wooden floors , comfortable beds , wash basins , table and chairs
3 double bedrooms have a TV
The rooms are large enough to put up 2 more beds if wanted as a family room
SUMMER CABINS
These wooden cabins have been converted into cosy double rooms with wash basin, hot and cold water, power points, heating and a patio with table and chairs
PLEASE NOTE as the cabins are situated in a secluded part of the garden, showers and toilets have to be used in the main house The cabins are open from Aril - October

Location Information

Le Papillon is situated in a quiet part of Torquay which allows for peaceful sleep , but is still close enough to be within walking distance to all amenities

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 7 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.