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Bristol, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed September 27, 2016

a very inexpensive hotel in a very good location, just at the end of the esplanade very close to the sea front and a few minutes walk to the town center and railway/ bus station. A great location, suitable for couple family or just on your own. The owners gave me a very warm welcome and were very friendly. The... More 

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Reviewed August 18, 2016

Great experience of staying in this hotel! Everything was perfect! Very welcoming owners make you feel at home. My little son (2,5 years old), loved the stylish design in hotel with lots of trains. The room was clean and comfortable, and breakfast was simply perfect! Great location too! just 3 mins walk to the beach, train station, bus station and... More 

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coventry
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for a weekend.On arrival we were welcomed and offered tea/coffee and the whole stay was very accommodating.The hotel is in a great location.Can't praise the owner Katherine and her staff enough.

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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5 reviews
Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

We'd like to thank Catherine and John for welcoming us at Great Western! Great breakfast, comfortable rooms, and a very warm attitude as if we were a family. And the location of the hotel is indeed great! Many thanks for our enjoyable stay in Paignton.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed May 4, 2016

Great stay. Fantastic Breakfast. Friendly welcome, offered a cup of tea on arrival. Sea view, and parking, not even a two minute walk from the front. WILL BE BOOKING AGAIN. Thank you Catherine and John.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

Loved staying here. All you need, very clean, good rooms, close to all amenities, can see the sea and Catherine the owner makes you feel very welcome. Very tasty breakfasts I would have 2 if I could fit them in!! Would recommend this hotel to anyone!

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London, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed November 14, 2015

Stayed here many times and have never been disappointed. Cathy and John cannot do enough to make you feel welcome - it's more like staying with your family! Excellent breakfast in a sunny dining room overlooking the garden and fish pond! Comfortable rooms with some currently being updated.

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Thank Admiralpeter
England, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed September 21, 2015

Very good hotel run by the same person for about 30 years great for train lovers. Not far from train or bus station. Not far from beach about 3 min walk. Breakfast was vary nice. Good value for your money.

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46 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed August 13, 2015

On arrival we were offered a hot drink of tea or coffee by Catherine the proprietor. Such a lovely warm welcome which made us feel instantly at home. We were offered a choice of room either twin or double. Our room was fine, clean & tidy & the size was good. Little extras like tea & coffee making facilities in... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed August 11, 2015

We stayed in a newly decorated family room with sea view and newly fitted bathroom. Would definitely recommend for families as good location near the harbour and beach. Good breakfast. Great value for money.

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Great Western Villa

Address: 4 Belle Vue Road, Paignton TQ4 6ER, England (Formerly Great Western Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Paignton
Hotel Class:2 star — Great Western Villa 2*
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Great Western Villa Paignton, Devon
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“I think there is an option in some rooms of a sea view, Worth asking”
 of 5 bubbles Finer411, Sep 27, 2016 | Read review
“Arrive early to choose your room.”
 of 5 bubbles nickyb2501, May 4, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the front”
 of 5 bubbles clareo847, Sep 21, 2015 | Read review
“The best view of the sea is from the rooms on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles PPearl2014, Aug 8, 2014 | Read review
“Need to find the room facing the seafront...”
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 of 5 bubbles Jeff_Levillard, Mar 24, 2013 | Read review
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