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Merritt House

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just got back from a lovely four day break at Merritt House. Steve and Kim are the perfect hosts and nothing was too much trouble for them. We had a warm welcome; a bright and comfortable room; fantastic breakfasts; and home-made cake every afternoon! What more could you ask for from a B&B? We would not hesitate to stay there...

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Coventry
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

On our stay we were looked after amazingly, nothing was to much trouble, Steve and Kim were excellent hosts. Breakfast were lovely & highly recommend the hog & hen.they noticed we had a bottle of spirits & brought us glasses up, and the home made cakes just spoilt us, they were gorgeous thank you.

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London
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I enjoyed a lovely two weeks stay here just before Easter. Steve and Kim made me very welcome and provided delicious fresh fruit every morning which made for the healthiest fortnight for me in recent years! It was quiet and peaceful and close to the town and seafront for evening strolls and meals.

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Merrit House is close to the train station, only 5 minutes walk to beach, the traffic is convenient and the environment is relatively quiet. Ordinary houses on the outside, it is small but complete. Inside are filled with the feeling of a seaside house. Rooms are very clean and comfortable, the supplies in the rooms shows Steven and Kim couple...

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Steve H, Owner at Merritt House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review, outlining all that we offer our guests at Merritt House. It was great to meet you and we were pleased that you used our dining room often for your painting and work activities. We hope the rest of your stay in the Uk went well. Kind regards Kim and Steve.

Mainz, Germany
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This B&B is a true gem! Kim and Steve treated us like family the entire time. Their personalities are truly first class!They were extremely helpful to recommend places to visit and the premier times to do so. Breakfasts are a dining experience; made to order menu and something for everyone...so delicious! Location is 1 block from the sandy beach and...

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Steve H, Owner at Merritt House, responded to this review

So pleased that you enjoyed your stay in Devon at Merritt House. It is a pleasure to share our knowledge of the local area so that guests can make the most of their holiday. We look forward to welcoming you both again later in the year. Kind regards Kim and Steve.

Frome, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thoroughly enjoyed our short break at the Merritt, the breakfast is wonderful, extra touches of chocolates on the bed and tea/coffee making facilities in the room with biscuits, toiletries in the en suite etc. make it home from home. Steve and Kim are lovely hosts and nothing is too much trouble. Enjoyed the freshly baked cakes for afternoon tea. Merritt...

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Steve H, Owner at Merritt House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post this lovely review, we are always pleased to hear that guests have enjoyed their stay with us. Kind regards Kim and Steve.

Walsall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

the whole experience was fantastic. the owners steve and kim were so helpful and nothing was too much trouble. the breakfasts were unbelievable and cooked to perfection by kim. i would stay again without hesitation and also recommend it to anyone.

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Steve H, Owner at Merritt House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review of our B and B. It was lovely to meet you and a pleasure to provide you with a memorable stay in Paignton. Kind regards Kim and Steve.

Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have just returned from a lovely week spent at Merrit House The owners are incredibly warm and welcoming, the breakfast was fantastic and the homemade cakes for "afternoon tea" were lovely! One example of the owners going 'above and beyond' - I had my daughter over to visit me during the week and after telling the owners she was...

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Steve H, Owner at Merritt House, responded to this review

So pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, and look forward to seeing you again in May. Kind regards Kim and Steve.

Somerset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First impression was great , very clean and well presented property , good location to the seafront within easy walking distance. Lots of good choice of eating out places and things to do local also a train station nearby for getting to visit other places of interest. Plenty of choice at the guest house for breakfast , food cooked fresh...

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Steve H, Owner at Merritt House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay and that our facilities enabled you to have a great stay in Devon. Kind regards Kim and Steve.

Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Kim and Steve are the loveliest hosts you could hope for. Delicious freshly made breakfasts with an amazing choice of the finest foods. Home baked cakes a welcome treat for afternoon tea. I stayed in the ground floor single with en-suite, lovely clean comfortable room with all the comforts you'd expect. Wholeheartedly recommend this charming place to anyone. Will definitely...

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Steve H, Owner at Merritt House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our range of freshly made breakfasts, and that your stay with us was all you could hope for. Regards Kim and Steve.

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  • Pool
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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Merritt House offers high quality AA 4 Star accommodation and delicious award winning breakfasts. All rooms have private bathrooms, with free Wi-Fi and a warm friendly welcome. Set in a quiet residential position, just off the sea front and close to the town centre, the traditional Victorian townhouse accommodation is light, airy, and well appointed, with a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Five minutes easy walk to bus and rail stations and many good restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Merritt House

Address: 7 Queens Road, Paignton TQ4 6AT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Paignton
Price Range: $100 - $131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Merritt House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Rooms on the back have an awesome view of the rugby fields...loved watching the matches!”
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“Room 6 was nice and quiet at the back overlooking the rugby/cricket ground.”
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“For a disabled person with some difficulty walking, the ground floor rooms are wonderful”
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DeborahC187, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are very comfortable, we had a room in the back and overlooked the cricket ground.”
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“All rooms are lovely with ground floor rooms for the less able”
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