We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Merriedale Guest House

Traveller (8)
Room & Suite (15)
Dining (7)
{"containerAttributes":null,"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"}}
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
Reviews (83)
Filter reviews
83 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews lovely breakfast sea front warm welcome ideal location great room town centre local knowledge excellent hosts feel so welcome see you next year b and b bed and breakfast stayed nights place to stay little gem a lovely stay double room
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 83 reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Paignton in August for a week,Met Sandra and Mark and what great hosts, Very friendly and helpful with a fantastic breakfast every morning,The room was brilliant nice and clean,Quiet and peaceful. We will definitely stay again, when we are in the area. A...More

Thank Star 1
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

It's hard to know where to begin as everything about this bed and breakfast is 100%.Mark and Sandra make you feel so welcome.i would so the only down side is having to go as I love this place so much.mark and Sandra have truly done...More

Thank davidRustington
Response from Mark L, Owner at Merriedale Guest HouseResponded 26 July 2018

Thank you David for the lovely review and your kind words. It was really nice to see you again and we are pleased that you enjoyed your second stay with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards Mark & Sandra

Reviewed 21 July 2018

Looking for a great B&B in Paignton? Look no further than The Merridale Guest house. Sandra and Mark made us feel so welcome once again, having stayed here last year too. The rooms are spotlessly clean and comfortable and the breakfast meals are wonderful and...More

Thank leelangsl0w
Response from Mark L, Owner at Merriedale Guest HouseResponded 26 July 2018

Hello Eleanor and Roger, Thank you both for the lovely comments. It was lovely to see you both again and we are really pleased that you enjoyed your second stay with us at Merriedale. We hope that Roger is not missing his breakfast too much....More

Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Third time of staying and this time we took my parents. Wonderful again! Comfy, spotlessly clean and really friendly. Sandra and mark are great hosts. The breakfast is perfectly cooked. Nothing is too much trouble. Thank you

1  Thank hwhitm0re
Response from Mark L, Owner at Merriedale Guest HouseResponded 1 May 2018

Thank you for the lovely review. It was really nice to see you again and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and it was lovely to meet your parents. Looking forward to seeing you again. Kind Regards Mark & Sandra

Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Would like to thank Mark and Sandra for a lovely stay,only done the one night but we will be back for longer next time. Lovely room,comfy bed. Loved the butterfly touch in our room. Lovely breakfast cooked by Mark. Very welcoming and wouldn't hesitate to...More

Thank Sarah Louise H
Response from Mark L, Owner at Merriedale Guest HouseResponded 12 April 2018

Thank you Sarah Louise for the lovely review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you both soon. Kind Regards to you both. Mark & Sandra

View more reviews
You can be sure of a warm welcome at Merriedale Guest House where your comfort is our priority. Merriedale is conveniently located in a quiet area adjacent to Victoria Park, only 250yds from the seafront and a More short level walk to the town centre and its amenities. The coach and Railway stations are only a few minutes walk. At the front of the property we have free parking with sufficient space to accommodate one car per room. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
USD 71 - USD 78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Dalmary Guest House
Also Known As
Merriedale Guest House Paignton, Devon
United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Paignton
Traveller (8)
Room & Suite (15)
Dining (7)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Nearby HotelsSee all 17 nearby hotels
Berry Hotel
27 reviews
.10 km away
Torbay Court Hotel
327 reviews
.15 km away
The Palace
773 reviews
.16 km away
The Clifton At Paignton
81 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 203 nearby restaurants
138 reviews
.23 km away
The Local Thai Restaurant & Take Away
207 reviews
.23 km away
Gurkhas Diner
290 reviews
.22 km away
Henrys Bar
390 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 58 nearby attractions
Roundham Head - South West Coast Path Walk
108 reviews
.60 km away
Palace Theatre
128 reviews
.63 km away
Paignton Harbour
133 reviews
.76 km away
Preston Sands
50 reviews
.65 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Chris O
3 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Stuart G | Reviewed this property |
Yes enough parking. A little juggling needed sometimes but it is ok
Room Tips
"Stayed on top floor at rear, view of Torquay across bay, would imagine front room would have view of park."
23 Jun. 2017
Read review
"We were in room 3 which had a lovely view out over the park."
4 Jun. 2017
Read review
"All rooms are great in this quest house"
27 Jun. 2016
Read review
"All rooms are above ground level."
21 Jun. 2016
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing