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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2012

just spent the weekend at the Minerva,had room 10. The room was a spacious double with en-suit and very clean, this is the top room so there are 2 flights of stairs. They do have a stairlift to the first floor which is a great idea. The beach is at one end of the road and round the corner from... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2012

I spent one night here for a weekend workshop nearby and was delighted with the quality of the welcome, service, room and breakfast. My room was a single room, decoration was modern and pretty, with a particularly clean bathroom. It's also a great location as just 2 minutes' walk from the seafront yet it's just off the main road so... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012

I stayed at the Minerva for a couple of nights in January 2012. I booked a small double for sole occupation. The hotel (which is really a guest house) has and is in the process of being completely redecorated. The room that I had was small and I wouldn't like to spend a week with my other half in it.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2011

We had a fantastic time at the Minerva Hotel. The location is really convenient, within walking distance of several restaurants and pubs. Our room was spotlessly clean and well appointed. The hosts (Dave, Rachel and Joan) were extremely friendly and went out of their way to make us feel welcome. Dave even drove us to a fantastic restaurant across the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2011

A well run clean hotel with friendly hosts in a good location the breakfasts were also excellent.

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Minerva is a 4star guest house as verified by visit Britain and is full of luxury.A beautifully newly decorated guest house, we feel is one of the best in Paignton Devon.It has comfortable bedrooms with all the amenities you would expect, individually decorated, with many extras to add to your enjoyment. All our rooms have en-suites, digital flat screen TVs with free view, DVD Players,Wifi, hairdryer, tea, coffee, biscuits, full central heating and a collection of complementary bathroom accessories .If you're like most of our guests, you will enjoy a full, hearty, English breakfast served with all the trimmings. Also toast, jams, marmalade, cereals, Tea, Coffee and fruit juices which are served in our spacious and newly decorated dining room. We are a non-smoking guest house but have a designated smoking area outside.Our en-suite rooms are Modern, and make for a comfortable and relaxing place to stay.We Love to have families to stay, we even have a dedicated family room, also on offer is a stair lift for our guests who struggle with stairs ... more   less 

Additional Information about Minerva

Address: 3 Adelphi Road, Paignton TQ4 6AW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Paignton
Price Range: $28 - $39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Minerva Paignton, Devon
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