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Sonachan House

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35 St Andrews Road, Paignton TQ4 6HA, England
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Swanage, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

Julie made me a welcoming pot of tea on arrival and the breakfasts were excellent, with a pleasant atmosphere. The room was clean and comfortable and the location is good, being close to the railway and bus stations and also restaurants and pubs.

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TonySmyth, Owner at Sonachan House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review - glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Hopefully see you again soon. More 

Derby, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Good family room (2 adults, 3 children). Welcoming hosts, good vegetarian breakfast - good options for children. Good location, easy walking distance to Paignton and Goodrington beaches. Children loved the cute guinea pigs and rabbit in the garden.

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TonySmyth, Owner at Sonachan House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review - glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again. More 

Welling, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Very clean room with staff welcoming and made you feel at home. Nice to have a cup of tea offered when booking in after a long trip down. A well stocked bar but due to nature of visit unable to make best use of it!!

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Thank Andrea200766
TonySmyth, Owner at Sonachan House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review - much appreciated. Hope to see you again soon. please mention when booking that you prefer to sleep upstairs and I'm sure we can accommodate you :) More 

Sutton in Ashfield, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
13 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

Stayed for a week recently. Tony and Julie are great hosts and the standard of service is second to none. Great breakfast and very clean accommodation. Been visiting this hotel for many years and will be back again as soon as possible.

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Thank PJSSESDS
TonySmyth, Owner at Sonachan House, responded to this review

Thank you once again for taking the time to review us we do appreciate it. Hope to see you all again next year (or sooner!) More 

Truro, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015 via mobile

Found this place last minute and rather desperate for somewhere to stay, but what a find, the people running this B&B could teach many others in the business a thing or two! Room was compact but utterly clean and some lovely touches such as bottled water as well as usual tea and coffee, quality toiletries and even a welcoming piece... More 

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TonySmyth, Owner at Sonachan House, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review - glad you found us eventually and enjoyed your stay! More 

Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

We have stayed here many times before and Tony and Julie were as welcoming as ever and nothing is ever too much trouble for them. The room is always comfortable and very clean. Breakfasts were delicious as always. A very nice location within easy walking distance of Paignton sea front and Goodrington Sands. A very relaxing and enjoyable stay.

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TonySmyth, Owner at Sonachan House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. Glad you enjoyed your stay with us again. Look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

West Midlands
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16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

We had a lovely time and loved our room it had lovely views and was very spacious. Breakfast was beautiful and you could tell no expense had been spared in the quality of the products. The fresh fruit salad Mmm that was lovely. I couldn't walk to the beach only because I've recently had new knee but John enjoyed the... More 

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TonySmyth, Owner at Sonachan House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review - glad you had a good stay with us and look forward to seeing you again. More 

Moreton-in-Marsh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

Arrived to a really friendly welcome and pot of tea with biscuits from Tony. We were shown to our room and helped with luggage. The whole Hotel was scrupulously clean. Great shower and comfy bed. Breakfast was fabulous, great range of choice. We were really made to feel at home from Julie and Tony. They were great at giving directions... More 

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Thank JEC1953
TonySmyth, Owner at Sonachan House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review - really appreciate it! Glad you had a good stay with us and hope to see you again. More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

2nd time staying here lovely clean B and B . Couple who run it are really friendly can't do enough for you . Stayed in family room which sleeps 5 plenty of room . Only thing to improve is to have a more powerful shower takes a while for 5 to shower . Would definitely stay again . Situated in... More 

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TonySmyth, Owner at Sonachan House, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing us on tripadvisor. Look forward to your third visit! More 

Caterham, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

We stayed at Sonachan House for 7 nights and the owners Julie and Tony were very friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The house itself is big and sits on an incline. It is well situated, taking 10 minutes or so to the main Paignton beach (down a hill) and on the other side on Goodrington beach it took... More 

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TonySmyth, Owner at Sonachan House, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review - look forward to seeing you next year - don't forget if you book before the end of the year you can have it at this years' price! More 

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