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    The Ambassador

    23 Sands Road, Paignton TQ4 6EG, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent92%
    • Very good7%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
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    “b b” (38 reviews)
    “sea front” (23 reviews)
    “comfy stay” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Pool
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 20 September 2014

    Very friendly welcome from hosts Mark and Yvonne.Rooms very clean and comfortable and excellent choice of food for breakfast time.Easy access to all amenities including the beach,town and train station.Would recommend the Ambassador to anyone visiting Paignton for short or long stay.We will be booking...More

    Thank Heathen1945
    Response from dugetta, Owner at The AmbassadorResponded 10 November 2014

    We are delighted to hear you had an enjoyable stay and look forward to welcoming you both again.

    Reviewed 16 September 2014

    We stayed at the Ambassador for 6 nights in a lovely clean room. Yvonne and Mark are the perfect hosts, nothing was too much trouble and the breakfasts (cooked by Mark) were delicious, hot, served on hot plates and plenty of choice. You are very...More

    Thank Belinda T
    Response from dugetta, Owner at The AmbassadorResponded 10 November 2014

    Thank you very much for your kind words. We appreciate your feedback.

    Reviewed 15 September 2014

    We have been to The Ambassador twice now and cant recommend it highly enough! Mark and Yvonne are the perfect hosts, warm and friendly! Very comfortable rooms and the breakfasts are superb! Will definitely return!

    Thank Megmogmitzy
    Response from dugetta, Owner at The AmbassadorResponded 20 September 2014

    Thank you for your great review! We hope to see you both on your next trip to Paignton.

    Reviewed 15 September 2014

    We had a lovely time at the Ambassador Guest House in Paignton. Yvonne and Mark are a lovely couple and they made us feel very welcome...like a home from home. The breakfast is the best my husband and I have had at a guest house....More

    Thank B8740WMsharonm
    Response from dugetta, Owner at The AmbassadorResponded 20 September 2014

    Its great to hear you had an enjoyable time and we hope to welcome you both again.

    Reviewed 15 September 2014

    I stayed for one night at the Ambassador, a short but pleasant stay. Owners Mark and Yvonne were friendly and welcoming, offering tips on places to eat and even some good advice on nice places to cycle the next day. Breakfast was delicious. I'll surely...More

    Thank dominic_L_R
    Response from dugetta, Owner at The AmbassadorResponded 20 September 2014

    We are glad you enjoyed your short stay and hope to welcome you again on your next visit.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 77 - US$ 127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Devon >
    • English Riviera >
    • Paignton
    • Also Known As
    • The Ambassador Paignton, Devon
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