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Amber House

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09/05/2017 10/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Bicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2014

Another wonderful stay at Amber House and everything lovely again. Ideal for dog lovers however just as nice if travelling without pets. It's the myriad of well thought out little touches which makes every stay so good. This time we visited Dartmouth on the steam train which is a great day out. Dog friendly pub in the nearby park -...

Thank amberwillow
amberblue, Owner at Amber House, responded to this review

We are always glad to see our namesake Amber - and Willow of course (Both Golden Retrievers) Like many of guests you still find the area has enough to do and favourite places to re-visit so that you can come back time and again. Many thanks for the review. Give the dogs a cuddle from us!

Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2014 via mobile

We booked a two night stay on late rooms to visit family . The guest house is pretty , easy to find and has good parking . On arrival we were greater warmly and shown around the guest house and explained all the extras . There is not one spec of dirt or one dirty mark anywhere the decor is...

Thank Happyhillwalker_11
amberblue, Owner at Amber House, responded to this review

Two nights or two weeks - everyone is welcome. Sometimes even one night stays are available. And, yes, we always try to keep the place spotless. It is so important to us and important too for our guests' comfort. Thank you so much for your review.

Herefordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2014

Mum and I recently had our 4th stay at Amber House and once again we were delighted with the accommodation, welcome and those wonderful breakfasts. I always take a dog and she is always made welcome and a breakfast sausage is given every morning for her. The Hotel is ideally suited for dog owners, only a couple of minutes to...

Thank Vivien W
amberblue, Owner at Amber House, responded to this review

Dear Vivien thank you for reviewing your 4th stay. Each stay is so important and each review is totally valid and shows you love the place so much you like to return time and again. It is always nice to see you both and as you know dogs are always welcome. Thank you for taking the time to write this...

Norwich, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2014

me and my family have just arrived at Amber house this afternoon great welcome on arrival in the rock pool room tea ,coffee in both rooms and tv and DVDs players in both great selection of DVDs to chose from Oliver has a great view from bedroom

Thank Mark W
amberblue, Owner at Amber House, responded to this review

There's no time like the present, is there?. We are so pleased you were moved to write something straight away and we know you continued to have a lovely stay here. Thank you so much.

Midsomer Norton, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2014

Had a lovely 2night stay at Amber House we stayed in the bay view room and it was a beautiful room ,the attention to detail was perfect. As the name of the room suggest it had a great view of goodrington beach and brixham beyond. The breakfast one of the best we have had nice and fresh and top quality....

Thank Nicola P
amberblue, Owner at Amber House, responded to this review

We seem to be getting a lot of perfects .. that's good...fantastic! It's the way it should be . So thank you so much for sharing the lovely experience you had staying here in Amber House.

Margate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2014

Have to say it was with some trepidation that I booked with a smaller hotel. I need not have worried. The room was marvellous, clean tidy, décor tasteful, bathroom spotless, softest towels I have ever had, and the shower was clean, and really excellent. And woopie it was a soft bed, not made out of concrete, with lovely fresh white...

Thank Drifting-on-a-dream
amberblue, Owner at Amber House, responded to this review

Thank you for your impressive review. We've been doing this for many years now and have found that if you trust people it becomes a self-fulfilling prophecy - they are all trustworthy! We first encountered this in a small guest house in a less visited part of Spain where they even had bottles of liqueurs and local Sherry that you...

Worthing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2014

Had a fantastic stay at this guest house,the owners were loverly as was the other staff,room fantastic,great view,spotless,small touches all around the place.Breakfast very good.Highly recommended.Located just outside main seafront,very close to Local beach.Would recommend ride on steam train and visit to Agatha Christies home.

Thank Christine D
amberblue, Owner at Amber House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your recommendation. Yes, our local beach ( only a few minutes walk away) is Goodrington Beach but you are still within walking distance of Paignton town and sea front. ( 10-12 mins). We love Goodrington - being less busy and with an old-fashioned charm with it's well cared for park, boating lake and facilities. Thank...

Reviewed 13 September 2014

This guest house offers a warm, friendly atmosphere on the edge of Goodrington, only a few minutes from the dog-friendly beach and open park area. There was plenty of information available about local amenities and attractions. We were also pleased to find a wide selection of DVDs at our disposal and plenty of books and magazines at hand. Christine and...

Thank Roy B
amberblue, Owner at Amber House, responded to this review

Having stayed at guest houses were the choices for breakfast seem to be of the either/or variety we have come to the conclusion that we may be spoiling our guests tremendously! But why not? If they want, porridge, croissants, full cooked and fruit and yogurt then they can have it! I don't mean you two had such a big appetite...

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2014

My husband and I stayed here for 3nights over the bank holiday weekend. We took our Labrador Jess on her holiday. We had a lovely warm welcome from Christine when we got there. We stayed in the poirot room very spacious with a large bathroom with lovely finishing touches. The full English breakfast was excellent even Jess was given a...

amberblue, Owner at Amber House, responded to this review

Dog-friendly is all about being people-friendly too. Giving guests what they need to make their stay comfortable - with or without dogs. You have obviously had a lovely time here and Jess certainly seemed to do so! Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review - we really do appreciate it.

Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2014

We came with trepidation as we had never stayed in a hotel before with our two little dogs. No need to have worried, after a very warm welcome we were taken to our room, what a delight. Our first morning breakfast (full English) was absolutely the best we have ever had anywhere. A lovely hotel, beautiful food, warm and welcoming,...

Thank Gill L
amberblue, Owner at Amber House, responded to this review

I can quite understand your trepidation with holidaying with your dogs for the first time in a guest house. We have had lots of experience with dogs - and dog owners and have designed all our dog facilities and services to make the stay here seamlessly easy and relaxing. And the whole area and dog friendly beaches make it a...

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Amber House is situated in a quiet location overlooking Goodrington Sands. You will find ample free on-site parking and a garden to enjoy when you wish. We have sea-view, ground floor, single, double and family rooms. All dietary needs catered for including gluten-free. Dogs welcome. Comfortable, contemporary and informal and only a few minutes walk from park and beach. You will be ideally situated to discover the delights of Devon's countryside and coast with or without a car. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Amber House

Address: 6 Roundham Road, Paignton TQ4 6EZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > English Riviera > Paignton
Price Range: $76 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Amber House 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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Amber Hotel Paignton
Amber House Paignton, Devon
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“Coast, Tall Ships & Bay View have lovely views of the sea. Poirot is an art deco treasure too.”
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“We stayed in the POIROT room and had no complaints. Not a room overlooking the sea but we found it quiet.”
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“Amber House is in a quiet residential road. All rooms are quiet.”
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