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The Blenheim Bed & Breakfast is a beautiful 18th century building set on the seafront in Dawlish, we have 11 studio apartments with most rooms enjoying wonderful sea views. We can accommodate single, twin, double and family's. All of the accommodation have the added comfort of lounge chairs flatscreen tv/dvd small dining table and chairs, ensuite and some apartments have small kitchenettes. Breakfast is served in our breakfast room overlooking the sea where an array of hot breakfast choices are available, we cater for all dietary requirements including gluten free and vegan as standard. We are a stones throw from Dawlish train station and Dawlish town is within a 5 minute walk. The Blenheim is quality accommodation run by proprietors whose sole wish is to make our guests feel comfortable and at home in our lovely seaside property.
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Property amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Public Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room features
Suites
Kitchenette
Non-Smoking Rooms
Accessible rooms
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Mid-range
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
79Somewhat walkable
Grade: 79 out of 100
30Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
7Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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All reviews self catering breakfast room anchor point puffin suite the ground floor breakfast was amazing train spotting small kitchen sea walk room facing the sea including gluten free pancakes with maple syrup real milk most comfortable hotel bed clean rooms with great sea views excellent location
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just spent a wonderful weekend at the Blenheim staying in The Nest. Lovely views of Dawlish and the Sea. The room was spacious. Very clean and tidy. Breakfast was cooked to order and was superb. Plenty of choice for breakfast. Alison and Rick are superb...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank solotripperUK
Response from Alison H, Owner at The BlenheimResponded 2 weeks ago

What a lovely review, thank you for your kind words, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and enjoyed the breakfasts. We do hope to see you again for a return visit sometime Kind regards Ali & The Blenheim team

Reviewed October 26, 2018

was a place I've stayed a few times and I've always found it a lovely place to stay. You have everything you need in the room and if you need any help with places to go the owners are very helpful and friendly. I would...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Joanne M
Response from Alison H, Owner at The BlenheimResponded October 29, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review The Blenheim, We are pleased you enjoyed your stay We do hope to see you again sometime Kind regards Ali & The Blenheim team

Reviewed October 23, 2018

The room "The Hideaway" was quite good, despite the fact that the room was next to a busy road, we heard nothing to it. A minus, you almost did not have to turn the water on the hot side, before you got "boiling" water. Breakfast...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Morten P
Response from Alison H, Owner at The BlenheimResponded October 25, 2018

Thank you for your review we are pleased you had a pleasant stay, The hideaway room will be having a refurb this winter so will be even better! I am also pleased to hear you did not hear the traffic noise in this room. All...More

Reviewed October 11, 2018

A week in Dawlish to film the Flying Scotsman and this was absolutely the best base i could have had. Large well equipped rooms, peaceful inspite being near a main road, the most welcoming and friendly staff and views that most would happily empty their...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Simon D
Reviewed October 2, 2018

I loved my stay at The Blenheim from Monday 24 till Friday 28 September. Everything was exceptional. I was in Sea Walk, a ground floor room with an amazing view of the sea and passing trains. Its location is excellent, it’s an easy, level 2...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank lovetotravel1704
Response from Alison H, Owner at The BlenheimResponded October 5, 2018

What a wonderful view, We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and liked the room and breakfast choice We look forward to your return visit next year Thanks again for your kind words Kind regards Ali 7 The Blenheim Team

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moggie29
April 3, 2017|
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Response from Alison H | Property representative |
Hi, We have a lovely breakfast room overlooking the sea so we encourage all guests to come down for breakfast now. If there is a reason why the guests cant come down we will make exceptions. Best regards Alison
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Iloveholidays58
March 19, 2017|
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Response from Alison H | Property representative |
Hi, weave a small carpark to the front of The Blenheim which is free and given on a first come first serve basis. There is metered parking in front of The Blenheim which is free from 6pm-9am. We can direct you to free... More
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skysluesam
April 18, 2015|
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Response from Alison H | Property representative |
hello thank you for enquiry. The Blenheim is on the flat on Dawlish seafront and we have three ground floor rooms, twins doubles of which two have seaviews The ensuite has grabrails. SUITABLE for guests with mobility... More
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"The Hideaway"
mortenp616
Oct 23, 2018
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"Do try to book one of the fabulous sea view rooms if possible. You may not want to leave"
simondM9565SD
Oct 11, 2018
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"Sea Walk is a ground floor, sea view room, suitable for some people with limited mobility"
lovetotravel1704
Oct 2, 2018
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"We stayed facing the sea and the trains did not bother us. Think rooms facing the road may have some..."
Fogson
Oct 1, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$79 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandDawlish
NUMBER OF ROOMS
11
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