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The Ratcliffe Guest House

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4 Garfield Road | Central, Paignton TQ4 6AU, England
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Third stay at this guest house, and will stay here if in Paignton again. Small and cosy guest house, run by a lovely young couple. I was going to a funeral and having to stay on my own. Kev and Anna were supportive and spent time with me when it really helped. The Ratcliffe is just a few minutes walk... More 

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snotgoblin, Owner at The Ratcliffe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you We hope next time we see you its under happier circumstances thank you once again for your custom Anna More 

Crewe, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

what can I say? this is a superb guest house. we stayed for a week and had 2 rooms,double and twin. They were both very clean and maintained to high standard. breakfast was lovely and very well cooked. I like the system of choosing the night before. Anna is a lovely person and nothing was too much trouble. we had... More 

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Otago Region, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

I absolutely would stay there again! I felt that I was in within family! Amazing couple! The room is amazingly clean, traditional breakfast, read on your table. They are so welcoming and gives you the sense of been home! Smile faces and cheerful. Well done for your both! I would definitely recommend :)Thank you for making my week much better!

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snotgoblin, Owner at The Ratcliffe Guest House, responded to this review

thank you very much very kind of you hope to see you again thank you Anna More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

Couldn't of asked for a better place to stay. Kev and Anna are exceptional hosts. Breakfast was excellent every morning with chat and good company thruought the stay. Rooms are well maintained and very clean. Will be staying here again. Many thanks

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snotgoblin, Owner at The Ratcliffe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you we are very glad you enjoyed your stay in paignton and would love to see you again best wishes Anna More 

Ulverston, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

A wonderful B&B! Anna & Kevin were wonderful hosts! I was down for a week the end of April/beginning of May so it was still pretty quiet around town. Anna made me feel very welcome and would take time to chat with me after breakfast (Give George my love!!). I love how close everything is, from the train station to... More 

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snotgoblin, Owner at The Ratcliffe Guest House, responded to this review

its always nice to have returning guests we look forward to your next visit and we have ordered the sun all summer so no worries there thank you for your review we really appreciate it More 

Penzance, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

A lovely stay in a lovely B&B, such a friendly family with a gorgeous place kept clean and tidy and a very good breakfast. Spacious rooms with everything you need. Great value for money and situated in walking distance to shops, beach, bus and train station and free parking.Will definitely go back.

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snotgoblin, Owner at The Ratcliffe Guest House, responded to this review

thank you :-) More 

Penzance, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

Just returned home from the Ratcliffe after another great stay, still just as good! Love the relaxed atmosphere and great service you receive, the family room is such a great room with the dividing door, you can put the kids to bed, shut the door and still enjoy the evening with out disturbing them, Nothing is to much trouble from... More 

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snotgoblin, Owner at The Ratcliffe Guest House, responded to this review

always a pleasure sir . you and your family are always welcome see ya soon More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 via mobile

I had a wonderful weekend stay at the Ratcliffe. The Hosts were very welcoming, rooms were light and clean, breakfast was of a good quality and the free parking was a bonus. Perfectly located between the sea and city so didn't need to use the car much. Would recommend and use again when in the area.

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snotgoblin, Owner at The Ratcliffe Guest House, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay thank you very much for the review would love to see you again More 

Herefordshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Just had a lovey stay with Anna and Kevin very warm welcome super place to stay close to beach and shops cant wait to come again. Breakfast was lovely rooms were very clean, very quiet at nights, would highly recommend.

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snotgoblin, Owner at The Ratcliffe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing us to stay with and we look forward to youre next visit More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the Ratcliffe guest Hse while visiting friends in Paignton, this was our first time ever in Devon, on arrival we received a very warm welcome at the front door, my wife was even given a hand with her n the kids bags to our room while I parked the car, also free parking by the way only... More 

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snotgoblin, Owner at The Ratcliffe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you it is always nice to hear that people have had an enjoyable stay in paignton especially our guests. thank you for such kind words and hope to see you again in the future Anna More 

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