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35 St. Andrews Road, Paignton TQ4 6HA England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Spa
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews tea and biscuits well stocked bar on arrival buckets and spades en suite shower goodrington sands only stayed one night full english friendly hosts family room breakfast menu superb breakfast lovely garden ten minute walk single room paignton beach warm welcome
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for two nights. Tony and Julie work very hard to provide a clean and attractive environment within which to welcome their guests. Bedroom and public areas tidy and spotless, breakfast especially good and wholesome - and served with as smile! Excecellant value.

Thank frrp
Response from Tony and Julie S, Owner at Sonachan HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your lovely review - glad you enjoyed it and hope to see you again.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Would highly recommend a stay here. Rooms are very clean and comfortable. Owners friendly and welcoming. Lovely breakfast with a great choice of menu. Great garden for guests use too. Not too far from the water front.

1  Thank Rosie D
Response from Tony and Julie S, Owner at Sonachan HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your lovely review. glad you had a nice stay with us and hope to see you again. Book smart, book direct for our best prices.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was quite large with plenty of the usual things like tea, coffee, biscuits etc. also plenty of towels, soap and the usual things you find in a bathroom, The choice for breakfast was quite something too, the choices were never ending. We would...More

1  Thank horacej
Response from Tony and Julie S, Owner at Sonachan HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us. So pleased you had a good stay with us and hope to see you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for just one night, good communication prior to our stay to confirm arrival time to ensure they would be available to greet us. Lovely warm welcome when we did arrive, even though we were a little earlier than planned (tea and biscuits - lovely!)....More

1  Thank smileyfarmerboy
Response from Tony and Julie S, Owner at Sonachan HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for writing a review - glad you enjoyed your stay. We usually remind guests that the taxi ride from town is less than the price of a pint so no problem with the hill! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We received a very warm welcome when we arrived at the Sonachan. This home is very well loved and immaculate throughout with great attention to detail. Breakfast was excellent. Just moments walk from the beaches and promenade, yet Sonachan is in a quiet and pleasant...More

Thank ldaniels79
Response from Tony and Julie S, Owner at Sonachan HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us it is appreciated. So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you again soon.

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About
Description
We are a small, friendly, licensed Guest House ideally situated for the numerous attractions of Paignton, including the beach, pier, multiplex cinema, crazy golf, harbour, the green, Torbay Leisure Centre and More Paignton & Dartmouth Steam Railway. Goodrington beach is a short walk away where you will find Quaywest Water Park and many other water attractions. We have 9 en-suite bedrooms all of which have beverage tray, TV, clock radio & hairdryer. We have a bar where you can relax with a drink and/or join in the games and quizzes that we organize. Guests are welcome to enjoy our gardens where you can relax and take in the peace & quiet while you have a pot of tea or something stronger! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$66 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sonachan House Paignton, Devon
Location
United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Paignton
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$66 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sonachan House Paignton, Devon
Location
United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Paignton
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Room & Suite (299)
Dining (55)
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Location
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Contact
35 St. Andrews Road, Paignton TQ4 6HA England
Getting there
Exeter Airport22 mi
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"Our room Number 3 was a very quiet room"
horacej
1 week ago
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"Book direct through owners website for best deals"
smileyfarmerboy
2 weeks ago
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"Top room great views, if you can cope with 35 stairs"
_dunn3m
25 Jul 2018
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"The higher the room th better the view"
pbrian1940
16 Jul 2018
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