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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go ahead and book the Lawnswood! Amazing value, comfy bed, quiet location but only 10 minutes from the high street, superb breakfast and Karen, the lovely owner, didn't even mind when we broke one of her brollies! Go for it - you won't be disappointed.

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Owner/staff very friendly, welcoming and enthusiastic about Karen's recent move into the Guest House lifestyle. The location is ideal.. close to the bay, but in a very quiet street. I slept soundly in the comfortable bed.There are a couple of private parking spaces at the rear if you can't find space on the road, though it could be hard to...

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Karen H, Owner at The Lawnswood Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Hopefully you will come again.

Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Just returned from a short break in Torquay, we found the Lawnswood by chance, so glad we did, Karen couldn't have been a better host, and she knows how to cook a decent breakfast. The room was big enough and cleaned every day, plenty of tea, coffee and sugar, and extra milk which we needed. The guest house is not...

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Karen H, Owner at The Lawnswood Guest House, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay at the lawnswood,hopefully you will visit again.

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We stayed at this hotel to celebrate my sisters birthday, the owner Karen was really friendly and welcoming . the room was clean , with brand new beds which were very comfortable. Apparently this hotel is going to be updated soon by Karen as she only took over the hotel three months ago, the food was perfect. There is plenty...

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Fantastic stay at the Lawnswood with new ownership. Karen was very helpful from the off after we changed our booking dates she fitted these in so thanks and the price was great. Very welcoming friendly and the breakfast was fantastic :-). Rooms as usual were spotless and just had the best time staying here. Will be back next year Gary...

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Walsall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed for a night stay on the 20th August. It was a lovely stay. Karen was very welcoming, the rooms were lovely, beds was very comfortable, slept like a baby. The breakfast was very nice, worth the money. I loved how there was stuff in the room such as cotton buds and tissues and the Bourbon biscuits etc, don't...

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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely lovely!! Rooms were always tidy and Karen was so amazing; always warm and friendly. The hotel is situated close to the town which was great for us. We would definitely come again!! Every morning we had a wonderful breakfast and always tea/coffee in our room.

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Wales
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for a week weeks as working in the area. It's clean and tidy but I do find the rooms very small. The owners are friendly and always happy to help. There is free WiFi and always clean towels in the room each morning. The price of the room are very reasonable also. I can't say how good...

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Stayed for 3 nights, 17-20 July. Received a warm welcome on arrival and was shown to our room. The room was clean and comfortable. Host Karen was very friendly and helpful and Albi cooked an amazing breakfast each morning, his poached eggs were lush. Would definitely return if visiting Torquay again .

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 July 2016

had a lovely three night stay at the lawnswood , karen the landlady made us very welcome and gave us some ideas on what to do in torquay and neighbouring areas . the breakfast was one of the best we have had and me and sven have stayed in a lot of establishments over the years so thank you to...

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about The Lawnswood Guest House

Address: 6 Scarborough Road, Torquay TQ2 5UJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Torquay
Price Range: RM215 - RM345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Lawnswood Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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