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    The Ambassador Guest House

    23 Sands Road, Paignton TQ4 6EG, England
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    “b b” (40 reviews)
    “guest house” (17 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Stayed again for 4 nights and had a great time, the new owners Graham and Lesley are very good hosts. Breakfasts are great and our room was very comfortable. We are looking forward to our next visit to the Ambassador. Thanks Graham and Jenny

    Thank bolts60
    Response from Lesley H, Owner at The Ambassador Guest HouseResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you so much for your kind words and for taking the time to review our B&B. Look forward to seeing you again next year Kind regards Graham and Lesley

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stayed here for 2 weeks whilst on business. I was greeted by the owners Graham & Lesley. They immediately offered me a coffee which was most welcome after a 3.5 hour train journey. The room was spacious, and very warm. The bed was extremely comfortable...More

    Thank grahamh57
    Response from Lesley H, Owner at The Ambassador Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you Graham for this lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and hopefully your next visit will be for a holiday so that you can see more of Paignton and the English Riviera. Regards Graham and Lesley

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I am writing this on behalf of my parents who recently stayed here not only was this place clean and comfortable the owners went out of their way to help my parents who were catching a tour coach early in the morning the owners got...More

    Thank linda793
    Response from Lesley H, Owner at The Ambassador Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you fior giving us a reference on TripAdvisor it means so much to us. It was a pleasure helping your folks out they are such lovely people. Hope to see you all soon Regards Graham & Lesley

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We received a warm welcome accompanied by coffees. The room was spacious with a large bathroom. My wife considered the room as cold. I was OK with the temperature. The wifi was not good in our room. The breakfast was excellent (the scrambled eggs were...More

    Thank GoonerGav
    Response from Lesley H, Owner at The Ambassador Guest HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for reviewing our BnB. We are sorry that you found your room on the cold side. The heating does come on at 4pm, but I obviously forgot to mention to yourself to turn on your radiator in you room to a setting that...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    Such a great stay at The Ambassador. I spent two nights here and Graham and Lesley were exceptional hosts. They greeted me so warmly and nothing was too much for them. They even offered me refreshments on arrival before checking in. The room was light...More

    Thank JCWilson86
    Response from Lesley H, Owner at The Ambassador Guest HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for taking the time to review our BnB. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you had a wonderful nights sleep. We hope you will return in the near future Regards Lesley & Graham

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • USD 70 - USD 95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Devon >
    • English Riviera >
    • Paignton
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