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    Sonachan House

    35 St. Andrews Road, Paignton TQ4 6HA, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent90%
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    • Average1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 4 June 2017

    We have stayed here on 3 occasions and each time gets better and better. Julie and Tony are so warm and welcoming where nothing is too much trouble - even our strange breakfast requests. The rooms are family friendly and the use of the bar...More

    Thank karevor
    Response from Tony and Julie S, Owner at Sonachan HouseResponded 6 June 2017

    Thank you so much for your review - really appreciate it. Don't forget the best price is always on our own website!

    Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

    We planned a weekend break to spend sometime together for a change only a one night. We were greeted by Julie with a lovely welcome and cup of tea. Sat and chatted and given an insight on where to go and where to eat, all...More

    Thank Sid C
    Response from Tony and Julie S, Owner at Sonachan HouseResponded 16 May 2017

    Thanks for your review really pleased you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you for longer next time :-)

    Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here over the May Day bank holiday weekend and what a fabulous place to stay. The whole place is spotless. The bed was comfy. The rooms are extremely well equipped - with more than enough hangers in the wardrobes, tea & coffee, toiletries,...More

    Thank JustTravel21
    Response from Tony and Julie S, Owner at Sonachan HouseResponded 6 May 2017

    Thank you so much for your review - we are really pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you again.:)

    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    Another comfortable stay at this friendly guest house. My room was small but clean and comfortable. The breakfast menu excellent. The location is about a 10 minute walk down to either Goodrington or Paignton beaches and being away from town it is nice and quiet....More

    Thank Chris K
    Response from Tony and Julie S, Owner at Sonachan HouseResponded 4 May 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review we do appreciate your feedback. Hopefully the hill hasn't put you off a return trip?

    Reviewed 1 May 2017

    Comfortable bed, delicious breakfast and lovely hosts! Tony and Julie were very helpful in recommending the best takeaways locally and also organised an impromptu quiz for us on the last night of our stay which was great fun and much appreciated!

    Thank Kate T
    Response from Tony and Julie S, Owner at Sonachan HouseResponded 2 May 2017

    Thanks for your review - now we know you like quizzes we'll be more organised next time you come! Looking forward to seeing you next Easter already :)

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast Available
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$81 - US$203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Devon >
    • English Riviera >
    • Paignton
    • Also Known As
    • Sonachan House Paignton, Devon
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