Hotels near Paignton Zoo

Hotels near Paignton Zoo

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The 25 Boutique B&B

The 25 Boutique B&B

Torquay - 3.3 miles away

When readers tell us that Andy and Julian Banner-Price’s award-winning, adults-only B&B would knock the spots off many a more prestigious hotel, we take notice.
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • seaside
  • adultsonly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • ecofriendly
  • good_value
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Meadfoot Bay

Meadfoot Bay

Torquay - 3.7 miles away

‘Kick off your shoes’ at Phil Hartnett and Vicki Osborne’s relaxed hotel, in a Victorian villa close to the beach and Coast Path.
  • dog_friendly
  • outdoor_dining
  • parking
  • seaside
  • veganfriendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wifi
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Harbour View

Harbour View

Brixham - 3.8 miles away

Overlooking the colour and activity of the working harbour in a busy fishing town, this ‘modest’ B&B, in the former harbour master’s house, is run by ‘helpful, considerate’ host, Stephen King.
  • child_friendly
  • dog_friendly
  • good_value
  • parking
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wifi
  • seaside
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Kerswell Farmhouse

Kerswell Farmhouse

Totnes - 4.4 miles away

Named after the wells and cress beds fed by nearby springs, Nichola and Graham Hawkins’s B&B is enfolded by their small working farm.
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • golf
  • good_value
  • great_breakfast
  • parking
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • walking
  • wifi
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Cary Arms & Spa

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Babbacombe - 4.8 miles away

Queen Victoria thought of Italy as she viewed the ‘red cliffs and rocks and wooded hills’ that surround pebbly Babbacombe Bay, and for la dolce vita look no further than this spa hotel.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • babyfriendly
  • conferencemeeting_friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • veganfriendly
  • for_winelovers
  • mooring_available
  • wildlife_watching
  • outdoor_dining
  • honeymoon
  • fishing
  • walking
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Dart Marina

Dart Marina

Dartmouth - 4.8 miles away

Devoted to leisure and pleasure, Richard Seton’s spa hotel overlooking the Dart estuary is a perennial readers’ favourite.
  • child_friendly
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • disabled
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • weddings
  • mooring_available
  • outdoor_dining
  • bird_watching
  • babyfriendly
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Kaywana Hall

Kaywana Hall

Kingswear - 5 miles away

Across the estuary from Dartmouth, in hillside woodland, Tony Pithers and Gordon Craig’s ultra-modern B&B is in a 1960s Le Corbusier-inspired ‘butterfly house’ – one of four in Devon.
  • adultsonly
  • boutique
  • disabled_facilities
  • garden
  • outdoor_pool
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • walking
  • wifi
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Bayards Cove Inn

Bayards Cove Inn

Dartmouth - 6 miles away

Behind its Tudor black-and-white facade, a medieval merchant’s house close to the water’s edge, and once carved up as shops and flats, is today a welcoming bar, restaurant and hotel.
  • child_friendly
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • pub_with_rooms
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • parking
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Strete Barton House

Strete Barton House

Dartmouth - 8 miles away

‘The warmth of the welcome’ inspired guests to write to us this year about Stuart Litster and Kevin Hooper’s ‘superbly decorated’ B&B, in a village on the South West Coast Path.
  • babyfriendly
  • child_friendly
  • dog_friendly
  • garden
  • parking
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • walking
  • wifi
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Kilbury Manor

Kilbury Manor

Buckfastleigh - 9 miles away

Meadowland leads down to the River Dart from Julia and Martin Blundell’s peaceful countryside B&B, in a 17th-century Devonshire longhouse within easy reach of Dartmoor national park.
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • good_value
  • parking
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • veganfriendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • walking
  • wifi
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Glazebrook House

Glazebrook House

Totnes - 12 miles away

Callooh! Callay! On the fringe of Dartmoor national park, this Alice-themed hotel is a veritable cabinet of curiosities, a treasure trove of wit and invention.
  • weddings
  • garden
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • romantic
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • walking
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • boutique
  • ecofriendly
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • conferencemeeting_friendly
  • adultsonly
  • wildlife_watching
  • bird_watching
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Ilsington Country House

Ilsington Country House

Newton Abbot - 12 miles away

‘We would certainly go again,’ write trusted readers after a stay at the Hassell family’s country house hotel and spa in wooded grounds, with Dartmoor on the doorstep.
  • gym
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • indoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wildlife_watching
  • babyfriendly
  • country_house
  • conferencemeeting_friendly
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The Rock Inn

The Rock Inn

Newton Abbot - 13 miles away

Built from granite quarried beneath massive Haytor, this whitewashed village inn is a perennially popular local and makes a good base for exploring Dartmoor.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • good_value
  • pub_with_rooms
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The Cricket Inn

The Cricket Inn

Kingsbridge - 13 miles away

Fish and chips within sound of the waves, local crab and lobster, and the day’s catch cooked over charcoal are among the attractions at this expanded pub in a small village overlooking Start Bay.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • wifi
  • parking
  • pub_with_rooms
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • babyfriendly
  • good_value
  • outdoor_dining
  • wildlife_watching
  • wheelchair_accessible
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The Cridford Inn

The Cridford Inn

Exeter - 14 miles away

With cob walls, a thatched roof and wide stone fireplaces, this rural Teign valley pub looks the part of the county’s – possibly England’s – oldest inn.
  • dog_friendly
  • good_value
  • historic
  • parking
  • pub_with_rooms
  • walking
  • wifi
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Plantation House

Plantation House

Plymouth - 16 miles away

Between Dartmoor and the sea, in a village remarkable for its crooked church spire, Richard Hendey’s former Georgian rectory is today ‘a really good hotel’.
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • value
  • wifi
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • walking
  • good_value
  • veganfriendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • golf
  • great_breakfast
  • wildlife_watching
  • horse_riding
  • fishing
  • outdoor_pursuits_hunting
  • parking
  • cycling
  • restaurant_with_rooms
  • country_house
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Salcombe Harbour Hotel

Salcombe Harbour Hotel

Salcombe - 16 miles away

It’s not just the ‘stupendous view’, but ‘the whole ambience’ that guests find appealing about this Victorian hotel and spa on Salcombe’s tranquil estuary.
From £145 per night
  • babyfriendly
  • child_friendly
  • conferencemeeting_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • dog_friendly
  • garden
  • gym
  • honeymoon
  • indoor_pool
  • romantic
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • seaside
  • spa
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • walking
  • weddings
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wifi
  • outdoor_dining
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Gara Rock

Gara Rock

Salcombe - 16 miles away

‘The perfect pit stop’ on the Coast Path between Salcombe and Dartmouth, Gara Rock stands ‘high on the cliff above a beautiful beach’.
  • wifi
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • walking
  • spa
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • parking
  • dog_friendly
  • child_friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • seaside
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • veganfriendly
  • romantic
  • weddings
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Lympstone Manor

Lympstone Manor

Exmouth - 16 miles away

The chef/patron at this country house hotel on the Exe estuary is Michael Caines, whose eye for detail informs everything, from the hand-painted wallpaper to the Michelin-starred cuisine.
  • disabled_facilities
  • country_house
  • for_winelovers
  • gourmet
  • garden
  • conferencemeeting_friendly
  • wifi
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • bird_watching
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • walking
  • romantic
  • weddings
  • honeymoon
  • parking
  • wildlife_watching
  • celebrity_chef
  • foodie
  • child_friendly
  • dog_friendly
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Thurlestone Hotel

Thurlestone Hotel

Kingsbridge - 16 miles away

‘Thoroughly dependable, yet stylish in an old-fashioned way’, this family-friendly hotel has been run with care by the Grose family for more than 120 years.
  • babyfriendly
  • child_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • dog_friendly
  • electric_charging_point
  • garden
  • golf
  • conferencemeeting_friendly
  • gym
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • parking
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • seaside
  • spa
  • tennis
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • walking
  • weddings
  • wifi
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South Sands

South Sands

Salcombe - 17 miles away

A wide, beach-facing terrace reaches across this ‘informal’, family-friendly hotel, in a sheltered cove just outside the centre of the busy sailing town.
From £215 per night
  • babyfriendly
  • child_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • dog_friendly
  • outdoor_dining
  • parking
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • seaside
  • surfing
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • walking
  • weddings
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wifi
  • conferencemeeting_friendly
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The Nobody Inn

The Nobody Inn

Exeter - 17 miles away

Down narrow, winding country lanes, Sue Burdge’s inn is so much the model of an olde-worlde Devon pub that it ‘could have been created by a set designer’.
  • for_winelovers
  • garden
  • good_value
  • parking
  • pub_with_rooms
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • walking
  • wifi
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The Henley

The Henley

Bigbury-on-Sea - 17 miles away

‘The views are stunning’ from Martyn Scarterfield and Petra Lampe’s Edwardian holiday cottage-turned-B&B, which gazes over the Avon estuary to Burgh Island.
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • guesthouse
  • wifi
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • fishing
  • parking
  • wildlife_watching
  • good_value
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Burgh Island Hotel

Burgh Island Hotel

Bigbury-on-Sea - 17 miles away

This decadent Art Deco grande dame, set on its own tidal island, ‘harks back to a more glamorous age’, and a recent refurbishment has been given the thumbs up by faithful regulars.
  • weddings
  • bird_watching
  • value
  • wifi
  • parking
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • outdoor_pool
  • historic
  • view
  • ecofriendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • honeymoon
  • garden
  • spa
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Soar Mill Cove Hotel

Soar Mill Cove Hotel - Spring Outdoors Escape Special Offer

Salcombe - 17 miles away

It’s all about the sublime seaside setting at Keith Makepeace’s family-centric, dog-friendly hotel with ‘amazing views to take your breath away’.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • view
  • disabled
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • babyfriendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • parking
  • outdoor_dining
  • bird_watching
  • electric_charging_point
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Hotels not in the Guide that you may want to consider

Hotels near Paignton Zoo

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The City Gate

The City Gate

Exeter - 21 miles away

Abutting the Roman city walls, this style-savvy red brick old coaching inn (Young’s Brewery) has a lively atmosphere. Inside, a host of interesting curios including a vintage sewing machine, a ship’s masthead, and splashes of colour lend a quirky yet unpretentious vibe. Microbrewed drinks and traditional pub classics are served all day in the buzzy restaurant. In balmy weather, diners spill on to the large beer garden. ‘Boutiquey’ bedrooms are themed (water, wool, cotton).
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  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • wifi
  • pub_with_rooms
  • conference_meeting
  • historic
  • dog_friendly
  • babyfriendly
  • conferencemeeting_friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • veganfriendly
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St Elizabeth’s House

St Elizabeth’s House

Plymouth - 21 miles away

In Plympton St Maurice, on the edge of the city, this Georgian manor was once a convent. Now a hotel and events venue, tranquillity remains in calming, modern bedrooms and in the surrounding nine acres of gardens and sweeping lawns. Local and regionally sourced produce appears on the restaurant’s fine dining menus: perhaps curried white crab with pea panna cotta, pink grapefruit and fresh pea shoots; Tournedos Rossini – fillet of Devon beef on crispy crouton with chicken liver parfait, dauphinoise potato, wild mushroom and baby onion jus.
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  • conferencemeeting_friendly
  • country_house
  • weddings
  • wifi
  • parking
  • child_friendly
  • boutique
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Townhouse Exeter

Townhouse Exeter

Exeter - 21 miles away

A contemporary, quirkily decorated B&B in a Grade II listed Victorian property within easy reach of the Cathedral, Quayside, university and train stations, Parking permits are provided.
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Boringdon Hall

Boringdon Hall

Plymouth - 21 miles away

Six miles from Plymouth, an Elizabethan manor house with an award-winning spa in the grounds. Full of character, the original building retains its oak panelling, ornate ceilings, mullioned windows and stone archways. The fine-dining Gallery restaurant overlooks the beamed Great Hall, which features a coat of arms of King James I above an enormous stone fireplace. Accommodation ranges from the majestic, with four-poster beds, to more contemporary rooms situated in the courtyard and stable wings. Gaia spa has a pool, hydrotherapy pool, steam rooms and saunas, a relaxation room, gym and a salon with a wide choice of beauty treatments.
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  • historic
  • gym
  • wifi
  • parking
  • spa
  • veganfriendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • outdoor_pool
  • dog_friendly
  • indoor_pool
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Lyme Townhouse

Lyme Townhouse

Lyme Regis - 35 miles away

A stylish guest house, just off the high street, and ideally placed for the historic Cobb harbour, beaches, beautiful gardens, pubs and restaurants.
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  • wifi
  • guest_house
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Westwood Guest House

Westwood Guest House

Lyme Regis - 35 miles away

Worth the climb. This contemporary guest house is at the top of a hill with glorious views over Lyme Bay. Breakfast is taken in the light, airy conservatory or on a sunny terrace; bedrooms include a fridge with fresh milk and a laptop safe.
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  • guest_house
  • wifi
  • garden
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • vegetarian_friendly
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The Old Monmouth B&B

The Old Monmouth B&B

Lyme Regis - 35 miles away

Close to the sea front, a 16th-century house with a rich past, and a French-inspired light, airy interior. During summer months the whole house can be rented for up to 12 people.
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  • wifi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • bb
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Halsons Bed and Breakfast

Halsons Bed and Breakfast

Bridport - 39 miles away

In an elevated position, large, bright bedrooms at this welcoming B&B overlook glorious landscapes. Built mainly of flint, the house is in a small village five miles from Bridport, and surrounded by its own stone-walled garden. Coffee and cake is served on arrival; in the morning, there is a generous, varied breakfast.
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  • adultsonly
  • parking
  • wifi
  • garden

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Last updated: June 15, 2019