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St Peter Port, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed for one night back in November 2016 as I was down to see the awesome Catherine Tate at the nearby Pavilions complex I work in the hospitality industry myself (Night Porter in a good 3 star hotel here on Sunny Guernsey) and the level of welcome and friendliness (genuine) I received was the kind of service I aspire...

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Sue W, Owner at Rainbow Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your fantastic review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to your return visit later in the year. We are in the process of re-decorating all the bedrooms and the dining room and are really excited about the new look. We have also had a new kitchen installed so...

Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect location for the town, sea front and theatres. We received a warm welcome from the friendly hosts. Our room was lovely. It was spacious, warm and very well presented. The ensuite was also good, with an efficient electric shower. The breakfast options were really good and the full English was delicious. We would definitely stay again.

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Sue W, Owner at Rainbow Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. At the moment we are in the process of having a new kitchen installed so new breakfast options for the future. Can't wait!!!!!

Dorking, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This must be the 6th or 7th time staying here. It suits my purpose so well. Close to my family and close to the stunning barbican. Rooms are always clean. Breakfast always hot and fresh. Always a smile to greet you and help if needed. Even got an upgrade this visit due to some basement flooding. Thanks Sue & Cheryl...

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Sue W, Owner at Rainbow Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review - it's always a pleasure to see you. Hopefully the basement will be back up and running when you next visit .Your comments are always appreciated.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

I was travelling to Plymouth for a professional engagement. Colleagues had suggested the Holiday Inn, but I looked around and found this well reviewed independent B and B. It surpassed my expectations. I was arriving on a late train, so the proprietor telephoned me to arrange late check in and confirm my breakfast order. A lovely personalised touch. The room...

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Sue W, Owner at Rainbow Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Stuart for your fantastic review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you preferred us to The Holiday Inn. Our aim is to provide all our guests with a personalised and enjoyable experience in a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere. We hope that you come back to see us soon.

Barnstaple, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Very welcoming and clean guest house. Ideal location to walk to the Hoe/Barbican. Just a couple of minutes to the Pavilions, but quiet location. On street parking cheap at £2 per day if you buy a visitors ticket from the guest house. We stayed for one night to attend a concert. Everything was very clean, good quality linen and towels...

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Sue W, Owner at Rainbow Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad that you had a good stay in Plymouth and will be visiting us again. Keep a eye on what is on at the Pavilions and the Theatre. We have some great performances all the year round. Can't wait for War Horse!!!

Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Very friendly, great location, lovely breakfast, clean b&b with comfortable beds. Plenty of on street parking. Stayed to visit sons at uni for the weekend. Easy walking to town, the Barbican for restaurants and the Hoe is at the end of the road so great location to get around Plymouth on foot. We will stay again and booked direct with...

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Sue W, Owner at Rainbow Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We happy that you had such a good time while you were visiting your sons. Positive reviews are always a great boost to us . Thanks

Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

What a lovely b&b..... Convenient for local attractions and the city centre (walking distance). Owners and staff were all very friendly, we enjoyed chatting to them. The rooms are spacious and tastefully decorated..... Ours had a seaside theme. Our large king size bed was extremely comfortable, we had a peaceful nights sleep. Plenty of tea and coffee in the room...

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Sue W, Owner at Rainbow Lodge, responded to this review

Positive comments encourage us and our team to work even harder to improve the service we provide to guests. Constructive ideas are always helpful . Many thanks for your review and hope to see you back soon

Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Amazing value and perfect location if you're going to a show or concert at the Pavillion. We checked in late, no problems, street parking free after 6pm till 10am in the morning. Rooms are large and very comfortable. Nice and quiet at night. Brilliant breakfast in the morning- selected from options the night before= full english 😉 Right down to...

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Sue W, Owner at Rainbow Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Your kind and positive remarks help us to constantly improve the service we deliver to our guests. Hope to see you again soon

Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Lovely place and friendly ladies,stayed for daughters graduation very comfy and great breakfast , every thing there to have to set you up for the day,walking distance to town and the hoe,best one we have stayed in plymouth,

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Sue W, Owner at Rainbow Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We always take our guests comments very seriously and endeavour to make changes and improve where ever possible. Hope to see you here again very soon .

Reviewed 13 October 2016

A small but friendly hotel which I have stayed in several times. The rooms although a little dated are always clean tidy and bright. The staff are very friendly and very helpful especially if you are from out of town and need advice. Breakfast is superb and not to be missed if you have a busy day a head of...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Charming 3 Star Guest House on Plymouth Hoe. Ideal location for City Centre shops and commercial hub, Pavilions, Barbican, Uni, all transport modes and Plymouth Sound. Ensuite or standard, B&B or 'Roomkey only'. Singles, doubles/twins. Friendly individual service, spotless rooms, well prepared choice of breakfasts,private car parking on request ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rainbow Lodge

Address: 29 Athenaeum Street | The Hoe, Plymouth PL1 2RQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Plymouth
Price Range: £43 - £79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rainbow Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Even a room over looking the street was very quiet”
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“check rooms sizes before booking, room 4 double is very small for a double but it does have an en-suite.”
 of 5 bubbles tinadevon, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Family room nice size and quiet room 5 lovely at the back of the house and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles Grizzel11, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Call the hotel and they will talk you through your needs and availability.”
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“My room was not ensuite so be careful to ask for this if that's what you want”
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