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The Groveside Guest House

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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsfresh fruit saladb bjazz roomfull englishlovely guesthouseoff street parkingon arrivalroom was spotlessly cleankippersbreakfast was amazingfriendly couplenothing is too much troubletwin roomfirst morningvisiting sidmoutha great place to staystayed nights
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Reviewed July 23, 2013

Very efficient when booking online, immediate response to email. Warm welcome and offer of refreshment. Excellent breakfast, although we prefer not to order the evening before unless it was for the fish which needs to be prepared. A ceiling fan would be a lovely addition...More

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Response from gulsetahi, Owner at The Groveside Guest HouseResponded August 2, 2013

Well thankyou for such a lovely review and we are pleased you enjoyed your overnight stay. We did have a bit of an unusual heatwave and if we could guarantee this every year we would consider fitting ceiling fans however the purchase of stand alone...More

Reviewed July 10, 2013

Every time we come to Sidmouth, we stay in this Guest House. Dear Lyn and Alan take us as if her family. Even when I arrived at night, Alan helped me to park my car on thein a lovely car park. Every morning we were...More

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Response from gulsetahi, Owner at The Groveside Guest HouseResponded August 2, 2013

It was delightful to see you and your mum again and I am pleased that you continue to stay with us on your visits to England. We hope your last days at St Johns were good and hope to see you again in a few...More

Reviewed June 14, 2013

We don't often stay in guest houses and weren't too sure what to expect but our week-end experience was faultless. We were given a very warm welcome by the owner when we checked in and were offered a tea/coffee and some home made cake (though...More

2  Thank Gordon031
Response from gulsetahi, Owner at The Groveside Guest HouseResponded June 16, 2013

Thank you very much for your kind review and we appreciate you taking the time to write one for us. I am glad your experience at the Groveside was such a positive one We are lucky in Sidmouth as the standard is high in the...More

Reviewed June 9, 2013

We stayed here for a week and the weather was brilliant. Lin and Alan were very accommodating and attentive. Breakfasts were delicious and filling and we were constantly topped up with tea and coffee which was extremely welcome. We stayed in what is known as...More

1  Thank 0608ladyj
Response from gulsetahi, Owner at The Groveside Guest HouseResponded June 10, 2013

Well what a lovely review and thank you for being such pleasant guests, it was great to meet you both and we also look forward to your return in the August. Hope your trip home was not too taxing as you had a long drive....More

Reviewed May 26, 2013

This is the third time we have visited Groveside and it gets better each time!! So comfortable, spotless, fab breakfast!! Lin and Alan are so welcoming, and add many little touches to make you feel at home! This year we were lucky enough to have...More

1  Thank benat4phil
Response from gulsetahi, Owner at The Groveside Guest HouseResponded May 27, 2013

Dear Steph and Sue we are so pleased you were able to use the garden and thank you for your lovely comments, it is always a pleasure to welcome you into our home and we look forward to seeing you again next year. I would...More

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
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$91 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$91 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Double check on arrival your allocated room is in fact the one you booked."
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"The rooms on the back overlook The Byes, which is a very pretty woodland park."
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"We had top look room.lively view but 40 stairs . Would ask for one on 2nd next time"
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"Room at back for quiet and view of park."
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