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Barbican Reach

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Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Sue gave my daughter and me a very warm welcome and was exemplary in terms of recommending restaurants and local walks to take in the Hoe and Barbican areas. The weather was gorgeous so followed all her suggested walks and got great views of Plymouth Sound. My daughter had a fully en suite on the ground floor and I had...

Thank tonyemha
England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

My family and I stayed at Barbican Reach for a one night trip to Plymouth. Barbican Reach is in an excellent location, minutes away from The Hoe and Barbican as well as the city centre. Rooms were lovely and modern with comfy beds and functioning televisions. Rob and Sue were great hosts, assisting us with our many bags to our...

Thank honesty44
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2015

1 night stay wasn't enough so will return. Local B&Bs tend to be bit 'tired', but not here. Fresh, clean and contemporary. Arranged an arrival time and Rob was there to welcome me with a knowledgable summary of dining out locally. Its obvious he cares about his business and the comfort of his guests. To top it all breakfast was...

Thank Barney_Pebbles
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

Very clean and well presented with very good room facilities and a nice breakfast menu with some alternatives to a cooked breakfast. Parking not an issue even late at night. Very friendly hosts would recommend to anyone visiting Plymouth. alternative

Thank Jennette A
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2015

I booked The Barbican Reach via late rooms and was give the Attic Room as that was the only available room left. This room was at the top of the house and is the only room that has a partial en suite. The room was quite small and the private toilet was across the landing but served its purpose for...

Thank Sharon L
West Midlands, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Had a 5 night stay at barbican reach super little b@b on arrival were met by Sue @ Rob who made us very welcome they couldn't do enough for us place was spotless the breakfast was freshly cooked with plenty of choice on the menu there was off street parking near guest house with a short walk to bars @...

Thank Andy H
Comber, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Stayed for a long weekend excellent B&B in all respects from the welcome of Rob and Sue to the spotless rooms a really great place to stay, Its location to the Hoe and Barbican make it an ideal place to explore the region with its numerous bars and restaurants. Not to be missed is the breakfast sets you up for...

Thank davidandsally2015
willerby hull
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

Booked in for two night as was cing friends in Plymouth well one of the best B and B ever lovely couple rob and sue made us welcome from entering to leaving fantastic breakfast spotless room we left as friends hope to c u next year rob and sue love art and Gina xxx

Reviewed 7 September 2015

I needed a single room for one night in Plymouth, and Laterooms came up with a decent price for this place. Nice to get a text from the owners after booking to confirm details. Warm welcome, clean room, quiet, excellent shower, and excellent breakfast.Nice to have a small, silent refrigerator in the room. I slept well after a very tiring...

Thank Souwester147
St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 4 September 2015

I must say thay our stay at the Barbican Reach was most delightful. Our hosts' Rob and Sue were so obliging. Rob's specially prepard original breakfast treats were great, typically British with a naval origin. The location of this guest house is in perfect walking distance from he historical section of town. We stayed 3 nights and had a most...

Thank Barrie C

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Barbican Reach

Address: 225 Citadel Road East, Plymouth PL1 2NG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Plymouth
Price Range: RM297 - RM438 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Barbican Reach 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Best views at front of house and every room is peaceful”
 of 5 bubbles littlehelly1, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The superior room is great nice and spacious even for two”
 of 5 bubbles mandy24881, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The breakfast is fabulous”
 of 5 bubbles gazza2121412, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Fully en-suite”
 of 5 bubbles richardvwoods66, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for front room facing the Hoe.”
 of 5 bubbles carolyno702, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
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