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Edgcumbe Guest House

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08/05/2017 09/05/2017
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Hayling Island, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Excellent breakfast, cleanliness, location and facilities. Accommodated extra breakfast for my son who is at Plymouth Uni. Only problem was size and softness of the double bed which was a little small for us. On our next stay will book larger room but will definitely be back.

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Carla W, Owner at Edgcumbe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay here for a second time. The room you booked is described as a small room. The bed is a standard 4'6" double with a pocket sprung mattress. Other rooms have king size and super king size beds. I'm delighted to hear that you found the breakfasts, cleanliness, location and facilities to be excellent. It...

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Brilliant stay with friendly staff and an excellent breakfast, local to a lot of Plymouth's attractions within a 10 minute walk. Comfortable bed and large shower, felt refreshed and ready to go the next day.

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Carla W, Owner at Edgcumbe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely words. I'm really pleased that you enjoyed every aspect of your stay and look forward to seeing you again.

Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Couldn't do enough for us and make our stay more comfortable, this guest house in our minds was in a prime location to the Hou and the Barbican, we would and are to yo recommend this Guest house to all our friends and family.

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Carla W, Owner at Edgcumbe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving your lovely review of your recent stay. I'm thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your reunion weekend so much and that you will be recommending us to others. We aim to give all guests a ten out of ten experience. I hope to see you again if you return to our lovely city.

Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Such a warm welcome by Maria. Carla even emailed me detailed directions to get to the uni prior to our stay along with a map, as discussed when booking the room. I'm so happy, we shall definitely be back.

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Carla W, Owner at Edgcumbe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your time here so much and that the map and directions helped you. It can be daunting finding your way around a strange city. Maria and I are looking forward to seeing you again soon.

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Very good accommodation, clean, fast wifi, fresh cooked veggie breakfast and 15 minute walk to the Barbican. When ever I go to Plymouth, I will definitely stay at Edgecumbe House as I've stayed in large chain hotels close by and they're nowhere near as good.

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Carla W, Owner at Edgcumbe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. Guests often rate us higher than larger chain hotels on breakfast quality and choice, fast free wifi, cleanliness and friendly service. I look forward to your next stay.

Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Lovely room good value but if you want a view this one is not the place! Lovely 4 poster but 3 small flights of stairs 26 steps!! If you not worried ref the view or the uphill walk we felt it more than made up for no view!!

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Carla W, Owner at Edgcumbe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving a review. Edgcumbe Guest House is an elegant Victorian town house and for clarity our web site details on which floor each room is located. What some rooms lack in views is made up for by our location which is just a few yards from the sea front and one of the most spectacular views in...

Barnstaple
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Thank you for a lovely visit. Overall it was a lovely stay. One issue we may have raised if we had stayed longer was the amount of light getting into our room from the Exit Signs in the hall. We had a window above our door and could have done with a curtain or blind over it as it was...

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Carla W, Owner at Edgcumbe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving a review of your recent stay. I'm sorry to hear about the light getting into your room. I've just had the emergency lighting upgraded and a new emergency lighting system installed so this had never been an issue before. Had I known that it was causing a problem at the time of your stay I could...

Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

What a lovely stay we had, the room was well equipped, bed was big and comfortable. The shower was bigger than the norm and so was the bathroom, don't know if this was just our room though. Breakfast was a delight and plenty of it, as well as a good variety. Staff were helpful and a pleasure to talk too....

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Carla W, Owner at Edgcumbe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your time here and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We were visiting Pymouth for my son's passing out parade from phase one training on the Royal Navy. Carea and her staff were incredibly friendly and nothing was too much trouble. My sister even left with a dozen eggs!!! The house itself is a fantastic Victorian building full of original features which we all loved. Brilliant stay 😃

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Carla W, Owner at Edgcumbe Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us on such an important occasion. It was an absolute pleasure having you stay here and I'm thrilled that we ticked all the boxes for you. I take great pride in making sure that guests have the best possible stay so your kind words mean a great deal. I do hope to see you again...

Tilbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016

There were 5 of us staying for 2 nights to attend my nephews passing out parade at HMS Raleigh. My sister travelled from Edinburgh and I from Southend. We both had long journeys and were met by Carla in the early evening. A quietly spoken lady who was lovely. She settled us in and guided us to the nearest eating...

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Thank you for choosing to stay at Edgcumbe Guest House. I'm delighted that you loved every aspect of your stay. I'm constantly refurbishing and upgrading to keep everything tip top so it's lovely to hear my efforts are appreciated! Breakfasts are made with the best produce available. I agree that the eggs are pretty amazing, so big, fresh and tasty....

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Highly recommended guest house offering superb bed and breakfast accommodation a stone's throw from Plymouth Hoe and the sea front. All rooms en suite, delicious breakfasts freshly cooked to order using top quality produce, warm and friendly welcome, limited private parking, ample roadside parking, free unlimited wi-fi, hairdryers, free tea/coffee/hot chocolate, toiletries, ironing facilities. Newly refurbished to the highest standard. Top quality furnishings and bedding. We value our guests and strive to offer them the best of everything. We are within easy walking distance of the city centre, historic Barbican and Royal William Yard, Theatre Royal and Plymouth Pavilions. Close to University and Brittany Ferries. Check in is available up to midday and from 4-9pm. Please advise preferred arrival time. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Edgcumbe Guest House

Address: 50 Pier Street | West Hoe, Plymouth PL1 3BT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Plymouth
Price Range: RM335 - RM520 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Edgcumbe Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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