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Summerhill Hotel

2 Braeside Road, Paignton TQ4 6BX, England
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Ranked #5 of 21 hotels in Paignton
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Jon61049 Leicester, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were again made very welcome at this pleasant hotel on a recent birthday visit. We had a very nice room with a balcony, and an excellent breakfast. The owners are very friendly and it's located in a very convenient and pleasant location. Highly recommended. If you're heading for Paignton, look no further.

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Gosport, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very good welcome . Shown around the hotel and taken to the room .The breakfasts were very good and asked how we like them .And the evening meal was very good (the best steak we have had for a long time) The room was very clean and tidy and the en-suite was very good.

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joserios, Owner at Summerhill Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review – it’s much appreciated. So glad you enjoyed the steaks. Look forward to seeing you again in the future. More

Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were visiting relatives nearby, stayed for three nights and thoroughly enjoyed it. Nice room with balcony. Breakfast was excellent each day, and we enjoyed one evening meal. Very friendly and interesting owners, who obviously take great pride in their hotel. We would certainly return when next in Paignton.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

I stayed for work, for 1 night, and was disappointed with my experience. I had a warm welcome, but from then on was made to feel like an inconvenience. I hadn't booked and ordered my dinner at breakfast, so may not be able to have dinner (I had just checked in) The food was very old fashioned, large portions on... More

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Margate, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

A very clean and comfortable hotel. We got a warm welcome and an excellent cooked breakfast. The bathroom was great with an excellent shower. I visit Paignton often and will not hesitate to stay here again.

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Gandia, Valencia
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

We stayed here accompanied by my disabled mother and we spent a most enjoyable few days. The family and staff were very welcoming and we were given 5 star treatment throughout. The breakfast was superb as were the evening meals. Fine dining without a doubt. The room was very comfortable, well equipped and with a lovely view of the bay.... More

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Kernen im Remstal, Germany
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

My wife and I decided for the Summerhill Hotel because of its Victorian character. We were warmly welcomed, had a nice and tidy room with balcony with view to the bay, the food was excellent, breakfast enough for the whole day, dinner very tasteful, the family and all their helpers very warm and attentive. All in all: next time we... More

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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
13 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Definitely makes a change from modern look-alike impersonal hotels. This hotel has generally retained its Victorian character which means it could be called old fashioned. This is a good or bad feature depending on your taste. The owners are very welcoming and anxious to please, rooms are clean and tidy but maybe now appearing a little tired. We stayed in... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

the room was excellent nice large tv fantastic breakfast lovely family service would recommend all year round excellent tea and coffee and bottle water in room the hotel is situated on a hill some rooms overlooking the bay plenty parking very nice experience i live in hotels every week through work and this is up there in my top 10... More

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Alameda, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

My wife and I enjoyed our stay at the Summerhill hotel. It was originally a large Victorian family home, but has been tastefully converted into a small-ish hotel. The room was clean and comfortable and the hosts very attentive. Dinner and breakfast were very good. My only complaint is the portions were too large and I couldn't finish them! we... More

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Additional Information about Summerhill Hotel

Also Known As:
Summerhill Hotel Paignton, Devon
Address: 2 Braeside Road, Paignton TQ4 6BX, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Paignton
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Paignton
#3 Business Hotel in Paignton
#4 Romantic Hotel in Paignton
#7 Family Hotel in Paignton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Victorian detached building set on its own grounds close to harbour, park and beach. Summerhill offers high standard of accommodation and profesional friendly service. Ample Free car parking,level access, ground floor rooms, lift, bar. Only 10 min walk from Paignton train station & town centre. ... more   less 
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