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Caledonia Guest House

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Very good location for nightlife,very nice Bed and Breakfast, nice size and lovely furnished rooms. Would definitely stay there again, on our next trip Plymouth. Breakfast was plentiful and cooked fresh to order

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David M, Owner at Caledonia Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we know we are close to Plymouth's sights that are within walking distance.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016

I'd taken this booking as a result of a colleague going sick and I'd had to cover his course. Always dubious about going into somewhere I'd not personally booked but what a pleasant surprise. Clean, tidy, great meet and greet from owner Dave and his wife. Assisted to my room by Dave. Although my room was right at the top...

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David M, Owner at Caledonia Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and during your 3 week stay you were able to enjoy an ensuite room and a breakfast during your busy schedule with us.

London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We spent 3 night.here with David and Karen the very friendly helpful owner. They have done very well with a listed building and we had a spotlessly clean and well presented ground floor room (I have mobility problems). The bathroom a little small but could not be avoided due to listing but was well presented and we managed well. Breakfast...

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David M, Owner at Caledonia Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and the ground floor room was suitable for your needs.

Fleet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Very good location for Plymouth being within walking distance of The Hoe, Barbican and town centre. Proprietors, Dave and Karen have been there for long time and are happy to recommend eateries, places to visit etc.. Good choice at breakfast all cooked to order...Only issue was size of shower which was difficult to move within.

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David M, Owner at Caledonia Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are sorry that you felt the shower was too small but our showers are normal standard size due to the size of the room.

Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Great location.. Easy walking distance to the hoe and barbican, Dave and Karen are very friendly and helpful, plenty of information available about local places to eat, things to do in the area etc.. Our room was lovely and very clean, breakfast was great, perfectly cooked and plenty of choice, couldn't ask for more from a b&b, would definitely recommend...

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David M, Owner at Caledonia Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review and for highlighting we are central to many places to eat and visit. Also many thanks for mentioning your cooked breakfast and clean room.

Great Torrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Great little hotel ,spotlessly clean, friendly. helpful owners., Good breakfast selection and well cooked. Very convenient for theatre, restaurants and shops. Free car parking on premises . Would recommend to anybody

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David M, Owner at Caledonia Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review and for highlighting our cooked breakfast and convenience to the Theatre Royal and restaurants. Mentioning clean and spotless makes it all worthwhile for us.

Reviewed 28 April 2016

Very good location for The Hoe, Theatre Royal etc. Room and ensuite very clean; however the bed was not very comfortable and from our room (No 5) there was some traffic noise. Breakfast was plentiful and delicious. Good value for what it was.

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David M, Owner at Caledonia Guest House, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear that you thought the bed was uncomfortable. This is the first mention of this .We will investigate. Unfortunately we are a Listed building and the traffic noise is beyond our control and the Council will not allow us to change our windows.

Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Nice b&b that is in a really great location. Seemed to be plenty of parking. Walking distance to the Barbican Centre and pubs / restuarants. Breakfast was spot on, rooms clean and tidy. Couldn't ask for any more from a b&b

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David M, Owner at Caledonia Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are pleased we ticked all the boxes for your visit.

Bideford
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Wonderful hotel. Friendly staff, clean rooms with adequate selection of beverages. Nice breakfast selection and the English cooked breakfast was one of the best I have had. The guest house is ideally situated for city centre shopping, theatre Royal and the Hoe. Fantastic!

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David M, Owner at Caledonia Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and many thanks for saying the cooked breakfast was the best that you have ever had. It means a lot to us to have such favourable comments. Also our central location and parking adds to guests benefits.

Bideford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Really nice little hotel with nice staff. Great price for the location, within walking distance of pretty much everything you could want to do. Really nice breakfast selection as well and good tea/coffee facilities in room.

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David M, Owner at Caledonia Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review about our guest house and the comment of value for money in a central location and a nice breakfast.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy a 'home from home' stay in our listed Victorian guest house. Just park your car and stroll to the newly refurbished shopping mall in the City Centre. Then go and relax on the historic Barbican with the many restaurants and public houses. Also experience the superb views of Plymouth Hoe. Our comfy beds and an excellent breakfast will prepare your day for another Plymouth experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Caledonia Guest House

Address: 27 Athenaeum Street | The Hoe, Plymouth PL1 2RQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Plymouth
Price Range: $77 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Caledonia Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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“We had ground floor due to mobility problems so unable to comment on upstairs”
JudithG346, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ideal location”
1300LowRider, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“It was situated in a quiet and elegant Georgian street which was very quiet.”
LondonHadders, 13 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Room on the ground floor. Small bathroom not suitable for wheelchair ok for those with walking issue has extra bed.”
BUNNETT1976, 4 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Clean guest house with friendly staff.”
669jordanw, 27 Mar 2015 | Read review
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