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Harare
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked this based on reviews and found it to be exactly what I wanted. A good room with a view of the sea within easy walking distance of several excellent restaurants, shops, buses and not too far from the station. Staff are very helpful and room is clean. Cooked breakfast has all the usual options and nicely cooked. It offers... More 

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Booked this as a last minute trip. The placement is ideal for The Hoe, The Barbican and the town. Parking is very limited at the rear but that is true of virtually the whole of Plymouth, where most places you have to park on the street. The room we had was not the largest room but it had all the... More 

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Thank 258steve71
York, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016

I stayed here this last week whilst working in Plymouth. My stay was very comfortable. I travelled home , not realising until I had arrived at my destination that I had left some ear phones in a pouch. These are vital to me as I have sensitive ears. I phone Nigel the Proprietor after nine that evening to see if... More 

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Thank Andrew C
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17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

I have come to enjoy frequenting Plymouth on and off for many years.... The lamplighter is a great place to stay offering clean quiet spacious rooms with a delicious fresh breakfast only one minute from the sea and Plymouth hoe...Nigel the west country Cornish hotelier is the nicest person you'll ever meet... He makes everyone welcome regulars newcomers those on... More 

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Thank Graham S
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I stayed here with two friends late in September 2014. Nigel, the owner, was helpful from the moment we arrived with our excessive amounts of luggage, directing us to a safe parking spot so we could unload the car. We were very pleased with the room, which had a view out to sea. The hotel is in a central location... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We booked on spec as our b&b did not have any room for extra days. We were given the attic room turned out to be lovely and spacious as family room. Not for the faint hearted as 5 flights of stairs and last few quite tight but we coped and were given choice to view before booking. Enjoy suite handy.... More 

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1 Thank HIPPYCHICK58
Exeter, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Had a weekend break in plymouth the lamplighter was central for all areas we wanted. Clean and tidy rooms friendly owners and staff. Good comfy beds Great value and with own parking made life realy easy as did not need to worry about paying at meter.i would recomend this to you

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

Brilliant...really looking forward to going back...staff amazing...hotel so luvly & clean...cudnt wish for better...my parents used to stay there too...after the drive from Barnsley to Plymouth to see family the Lamplighter is the place to stay...many thanks to the staff there for looking after our family in March & Oct/Nov 2012.

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1 Thank Marj P
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

Stayed here for 3 nights at Christmas. A great location on the Hoe a short walking distance to the sea front and shopping centre. The owner Nigel was very friendly and helpful. The cooked breakfast was ok but a bit on the small side. As for the rooms they are in serious need of modernisation. An old style portable tv... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

My mother and I shared a room here when visiting my daughter at Plymouth Uni. I understand that most rooms are now en suite. This B&B is well positioned close to the Hoe, and allows small dogs to stay. Rooms are simple, and short on space, breakfast was fine, with plenty of tea available, plenty of hot water. Nigel and... More 

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Address: 103 Citadel Road | The Hoe, Plymouth PL1 2RN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Plymouth
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Hotel Class:3 star — The Lamplighter 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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