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Manaton Guest House

Hill Road, Lyme Regis DT7 3PE, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this lovely B&B for a weekend break. It was very cosy with a tasty breakfast each morning. Very helpful and accommodating hosts. Great location and near town centre. Lots of informational brochures for all local activities in the lounge.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

cannot rave about this guest house enough, room was very comfortable with all the trimmings. Breakfast was yummy and the hosts John and Glenda are two lovely welcoming people nothing too much trouble. The house is like a mini museum with lots of music memorabilia, very interesting to look at. We would definitely go back, with such a warm welcome... More 

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John T, Owner at Manaton Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Ann we are very please the you, Reece and Ella enjoyed your stay with us, we really look forward to seeing you all again very soon. Best wishes John & Glen More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights at Manaton Guest House and had a fabulous time. Location is fab as the nights were so quiet - we had our window open and didn't here a peep at night. We also enjoyed the seaview from that window. Terrific. A sound sleep was followed by plenty of tasty homecooked breakfast and a large caffetiere of... More 

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John T, Owner at Manaton Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind words, we are very please that you enjoyed your stay with us. best wishes John & Glen More 

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We had a three night stay at this excellent Guest House which we would highly recommend. From making our initial booking enquiry, during our stay to wishing us a safe journey home, John and Glenda looked after us and made us feel very welcome. The room was spotlessly clean and comfortable and we had a lovely freshly-cooked breakfast. Fantastic location,... More 

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John T, Owner at Manaton Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks Julia for your kind words we are very glad that you enjoyed your special anniversary weekend with us. We hope to see you both again very soon. Best regards John & Glen More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We only stayed one night, but we were made to feel very welcome. The room had everything we needed and a great sea view. Only criticism was the bed was quite hard so we had an uncomfortable nights sleep. Everything was very clean and the breakfast was lovely. Thank you very much. Happy guests!

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John T, Owner at Manaton Guest House, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay with us, sorry if you found the bed a little hard. We get a great many comments from clients saying how comfortable they find our beds, but of course not everybody likes the same thing. Hope that the rest of your trip was a great success. Best wishes John & Glen More 

Chichester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

we stayed here for a three night get away and had a superb time, clean and warm room with a sea view over Lyme bay, located not far from the town centre in easy reach of the shops, pubs and places to eat. breakfast was lovely and plenty of it and our hosts where a great couple who looked after... More 

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John T, Owner at Manaton Guest House, responded to this review

We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope that you visit us again very soon. Best wishes John & Glen More 

Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We stayed here with another couple over the Easter break. Lovely rooms with view over the bay at Lyme Regis. Breakfasts were very good despite John's disparaging comments about his wife Glenda's cooking!! Made to feel very welcome by our hosts and entertained by John's constant banter. He was very helpful about places to go and visit, even giving us... More 

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jt01LymeRegis, Owner at Manaton Guest House, responded to this review

We are very pleased that you all enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you again in the future. Regards John & Glen More 

Rome, Italy
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I spent 4 days in this Guest House with my son and my daughter in July. The room was comfortable, clean, and the location was perfect to visit the town. John and Glenda have been very kind and helpful, they gave us a lot of information. Breakfast was delicious and John very funny. It's a very nice and friendly place... More 

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John T, Owner at Manaton Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Alessandra we are very please that you and the children enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you again very soon. Best wishes John & Glen More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

I travel a great deal with my work and stay at a LOT of guest houses. I am delighted to report that John and Glenda are the best. Manaton is squeaky clean, warm, welcoming and comfortable. It has lovely sea views, is close to all amenities and the breakfasts are plentiful and superb. John and Glenda work very hard to... More 

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John T, Owner at Manaton Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Pietur many thanks for you very kind words and we are very pleased that you enjoyed your stays with us. Hope that the more to the north has worked out well and we hope to see you again in the near future. All the best from John & Glen More 

Bushey, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Stayed with John and Glenda again this year at Manaton. Had a great time, accommodation, food ( despite what you say about Glenda's cooking) and hospitality as good as always. Possibly see you later in the year, or next year for GOTB 2015. Many thanks .

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John T, Owner at Manaton Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Jeanette many thanks for your kind words, We look forward to seeing you again very soom. Best wishes John & Glen More 

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