City hotels with sea views
Armada Way, Plymouth, PL1 2HJ. Tel 0871 423 4876
This hotel enjoys one of the best locations in town – a couple of minutes’ walk from Plymouth Hoe and the main city centre shopping area. Enjoy a Plymouth gin in the top floor restaurant with its fabulous views of The Sound.
Cliff Road, The Hoe, Plymouth, PL1 3DL. Tel 01752 507 800
The Plymouth hotel with the best views – it’s at the western edge of Plymouth Hoe with fabulous panoramic views of The Sound and Drake’s Island.
Plymouth hotels in the city centre
50 Exeter Street, Plymouth, PL4 0AZ
Tel 01752 631 000
One of the city’s newest hotels within easy walking distance of both the city centre and historic Barbican. Rooms are spacious and can accommodate three adults or two adults and two children.
Armada Way, Plymouth, PL1 1AR
Tel 017 5222 4161
Right at the heart of the city centre, this hotel is popular with business clients. It caters for business conferences and offers wedding packages.
Duke of Cornwall
Millbay Road, Plymouth, PL1 3LG
Tel 01752 275850
Definitely one of the most attractive looking hotels in the city thanks to its elaborate Victorian architecture. With its tower, turret, ballroom, oak panelling and ceiling roses it’s a favourite spot for weddings and civil partnerships.
Millbay Road, Plymouth, PL1 3LD
Tel 01752 220 782
Originally opened in 1853, this is the biggest independent hotel in the city. It’s right next door to Plymouth Pavilions and just five minutes’ walk from the main shopping centre.
Derry’s Cross, Plymouth, PL1 2SW
Tel 0871 984 6251
A no frills cheap Plymouth hotel in a great central location right next door to the fabulous Theatre Royal, surrounded by bars and restaurants.
14-22 Elliot Street, Plymouth, PL1 2PS
Tel 01752 225511
A Victorian Hotel within a stone’s throw of the former home of Nancy Astor – the American socialite who became the country’s first female MP. The hotel has sumptuous bridal suites with en-suite Jacuzzis.
28 Sutton Road, Plymouth,PL4 0HX
Tel 0871 527 8882
A cheap hotel deal on Sutton Harbour, across the water from Plymouth’s historic Barbican. It’s within easy reach of the Barbican and 10 minutes’ walk from the city centre.
Hotels on the northern outskirts of Plymouth
1 William Prance Road, Plymouth, PL6 5US
Tel 0845 094 5471
Located within Plymouth International Business Park, this hotel is four miles north of Plymouth, near Derriford Hospital, with good bus links to and from the city centre.
8-9 Howeson Lane, Plymouth, PL6 8BD
Tel 0871 559 1839
A no frills cheap hotel four miles north of the city centre. It’s next to the Jack Rabbit pub and a couple of minutes’ walk from the city’s main hospital at Derriford.
Hotels on the eastern outskirts of Plymouth
Marsh Mills, PL6 8LD Plymouth
Tel 0107 3650519
Cheap hotel accommodation five miles east of the city centre. Handy for visiting the National Trust’s Saltram House and estate.
Marsh Mills, Plymouth, PL6 8NH
Tel 08444 119097
A 3 star hotel, four miles east of Plymouth railway station. There’s a heated outdoor pool open from May to September.
300 Plymouth Road, Crabtree, Plymouth, PL3 6RW
Tel 0871 527 8884
This hotel is 2.5 miles east of Plymouth train station and within easy reach of the A38 Devon Expressway. It has an on site Beefeater Restaurant.
Character hotels near Plymouth
St Elizabeth’s House
Longbrook Street, Plympton St Maurice, Plymouth, PL7 1NJ
Tel 01752 344 840
A Georgian manor set in five acres of landscaped gardens, this 15 bedroom hotel offers above average creature comforts including luxurious bath robes and 42-inch LCD television screens.
Adams Lane, Down Thomas, Plymouth,Devon PL9 0DY
Tel 01752 862 358
A 16-bedroom country house hotel within a few minutes’ walk of gorgeous Wembury Beach, six miles (about 20 minutes’ drive) south east of Plymouth.
Colebrook, Plympton, Plymouth, PL7 4DP Tel 0152 344455
This family run hotel on the edge of Dartmoor National Park is full of old world character and charm (the hall as first mentioned in the 1086 Domesday Book!). It’s about 20 minutes’ drive east of the city centre but feels like a million miles away with its Great Hall, magnificent fireplace and antique furniture.
Elfordleigh Hotel Golf and Country Club
Colebrook, Plympton, Plymouth, PL7 5EB
Tel 01752 336428
A privately owned country house hotel in 100 acres of parkland, about six miles east of the city centre. There’s an 18-hole golf course and a spa centre offering various beauty treatments and pamper days.
Yealmpton, PL8 2NW
Tel 01752 881555
An historic country house hotel set within a private rural estate on the banks of the River Yealm just over five miles east of Plymouth. The hotel lays on occasional theme events such as murder mystery evenings, Jazz Sunday lunches and casino nights.