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Glencoe Apartments
3 out of 5
7 Esplanade Road, Paignton, England
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1.21 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)
Great views great apartments

"Great apartments we had the sea view beautiful view of the bay the room was hot in the morning because of this pleasant at night . The apartments have everything you need only thing I would personally wish for was a better shower part from that great value for money best location on the bay"…"

Reviewed on 9 Jul 2017

Glencoe Apartments
Ambassador Guesthouse
4 out of 5
23 Sands Road, Paignton, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £69 per night
1.1 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (25 reviews)
Great stay, again.

"Warm welcome as always. Comfortable bed. Great breakfast. Another great stay."…"

Reviewed on 17 Oct 2019

Ambassador Guesthouse
Broadshade Holiday Apartments
2.5 out of 5
9 St Andrews Rd, Paignton, England
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1.12 mi from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (9 reviews)

"Near to town and a nice well run holiday let. Owners willing to help in everyway."…"

Reviewed on 3 Jan 2020

Broadshade Holiday Apartments
Trentham Guest House
3 out of 5
6 Norman Road, Paignton, England
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1.13 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (27 reviews)

"Lovely place. Very close to the pier and a fantastic park, which kids loved! The beds were comfy and the breakfast was supreme. Thanks!"…"

Reviewed on 2 Dec 2019

Trentham Guest House
The Queens Hotel
3 out of 5
Queen Street, Paignton, England
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1.09 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (93 reviews)

"Staff were very helpful and friendly. Was offered tea or coffee with biscuits when we arrived they. We arrived hour and a half earlier and we were given our keys to our room which was nice."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

The Queens Hotel
The Palace Hotel & Spa
3 out of 5
Esplanade Road, Paignton, England
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1.12 mi from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (62 reviews)

"Loved the hotel and facilities. Staff really friendly and breakfast amazing"…"

Reviewed on 3 Jan 2020

The Palace Hotel & Spa
The Bronte
3 out of 5
7 Colin Road, Paignton, England
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1.22 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (79 reviews)
10/10 from the Essex couple

"Great location for what I needed, 2 mins from Paignton beach, and 10mins from Torquay harbour. Friendly couple greated us, breakfast was good and the rooms were clean. Will be back in June"…"

Reviewed on 30 Apr 2019

The Bronte
Amber House
4 out of 5
6 Roundham Road, Paignton, England
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1.18 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (89 reviews)

"The property is well kept and clean. The hosts go above and beyond to make you feel comfortable and to meet your needs. They were very generous with their time and resources to my daughter and I. They lit candles at our request in the parlor for a cozier feel. The property is adjacent to a lovely ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar 2020

Amber House
Beach House
3.5 out of 5
39 Garfield Road, Paignton, England
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1.09 mi from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (33 reviews)
Amazing

"You cannot fault this place or the host. Absolutely Perfect location! Breakfast was bloody gorgeous. Will definitely be returning!"…"

Reviewed on 1 Jan 2020

Beach House
Kindaplace
3 out of 5
10-12, Marine Parade, Paignton, England
The price is £80 per night
1.47 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)

"Very lovely staff and so helpful with everything we needed ."…"

Reviewed on 25 Nov 2019

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Visiting Paignton

Budget-minded travellers will find good deals in Paignton, and visitors give high marks for the beaches. This countryside city also attracts tourists with its cafes. Around the area, top sights include Dartmoor, Princess Theatre and Babbacombe Beach.

  • There are 106 hotels and other accommodation options in Paignton
  • The closest major airport is in Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.), 21.6 mi (34.8 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing and Staying in Paignton

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and these places to visit: Paignton Beach, Goodrington Sands Beach and Preston Beach. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Paignton Zoo and Dartmouth Steam Railway.

Popular places to visit around the area include Dartmoor, 17.2 mi/27.7 km from the heart of the city, and Princess Theatre, which is 3 mi/4.8 km away.

Getting around Paignton

If you want to explore the larger area, hop aboard a train at Paignton Station. Paignton might not have as many public transport choices so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

Dressing for Paignton

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 11°C, whilst night-time temperatures stay around 4°C
  • From April to June, the average is 19°C during the day and 5°C at night
  • July to September sees average temperatures of 19°C during the day and 11°C at night
  • Between October and December, you can expect 16°C as the daytime average and 5°C as the night-time average
  • About 26 millimetres of rain falls on Paignton each year
  • August and July are usually the hottest months averaging 19°C, while February and March are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 4°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Paignton?
Based on our traveller data, The Queens Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay. This 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Other good choices for your visit include Ambassador Guesthouse and The Esplanade Hotel.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Paignton, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most room reservations are refundable if you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of check in. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals in Paignton.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Paignton?
Based on reviews, The Bronte is a popular 3-star guesthouse for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include The Haldon Guest House and Bella Vista.
What's the best accommodation option for a family trip to Paignton?
The Queens Hotel is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and a restaurant. Other choices for your child-friendly holiday include Carrington Guest House Bed and Breakfast and Merriedale Guest House. Also, attractions such as Paignton Zoo and Paignton Pier are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best hotel for a romantic holiday to Paignton?
Beecroft Lodge is a favourite 4-star guesthouse for couples, and features a bar and free WiFi. Other good choices for a romantic stay include The Jacaranda Hotel and Cherry Tree Hotel.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Paignton?
The Commodore is a top dog-friendly guesthouse, and offers a bar/lounge along with free WiFi for its human guests.
What's the best hotel to stay near the beach in Paignton?
Beecroft Lodge is a top 3-star beach guesthouse with a restaurant and free WiFi. Other good choices to stay near the beach include The Briars Guesthouse and St Edmunds Guest House. Head to Paignton Beach or Goodrington Sands Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in Paignton?
The Commodore is a 4-star guesthouse featuring free WiFi and flat-screen TVs, and it’s a top choice for golfing nearby. Other good options to stay near a golf course include Waverley Guest House and Devon House Guest House.
What is the best spa hotel in Paignton?
The Palace Hotel & Spa is a top beach spa hotel featuring a restaurant, an indoor pool, a fitness centre and a bar. Treat yourself to a massage at the on-site spa.
What's the best hotel in Paignton with a water park on site or close by?
Blue Waters Lodge is a popular 4-star guesthouse featuring an airport shuttle and a water park
How is it to stay in Paignton?
Budget-minded travellers will find good deals in Paignton, and visitors give high marks for the beaches. This rural city also attracts tourists with its cafes. Dartmoor National Park, Princess Theatre and Babbacombe Beach are some of the top sights around the area. In Paignton, there are 187 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I see while I'm in Paignton?
Attractions like Paignton Zoo and Paignton Pier are fun for everyone. The natural setting is picturesque, namely the beaches, and places to see include: Paignton Beach, Goodrington Sands Beach and Preston Beach. Additionally, you’ll find Dartmoor National Park and Princess Theatre in the area.

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