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The Admiral MacBride is an English Pub located on Plymouth’s historic Barbican seafront. Less than a mile from the city centre, guests can enjoy free Wi-Fi access and a vast selection of beverages at the bar. There is also an extensive food menu available. Catering for a range of dietary needs, it uses local produce including fresh fish and shellfish. The cosy rooms at the Admiral MacBride each feature an en suite bathroom with a hairdryer, tea and coffee making facilities and a TV. Some of the rooms also benefit from a sea view. With routes to France and Spain, Plymouth Ferry Terminal is just 7 minutes’ drive away. The National Marine Aquarium is a short 3-minute walk away, whilst Smeaton’s Tower is less than a mile away. From the bed and breakfast, The Monkey Sanctuary is also a 41-minute car journey away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Plymouth, this property has an excellent location score of 9.5

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There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.

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Room type
Number of guests
2 single beds
1 double bed
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Guest reviews


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  • Paul
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Excellent location, people very friendly,great little pub.
  • Andy
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Perfect stay for a few days .....lots of pubs and restaurants minutes away. Great sea view from the room to.
  • Mike
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The reception by the staff was very friendly and efficient. The location was ideal for my purposes. The room and bathroom were very clean and tidy.

Property surroundings

Facilities of Admiral MacBride

Most popular facilities
  • Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Live music/performance
  • Happy hour
  • Pub crawls
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and charges may be applicable.
  • Street parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Express check-in/check-out
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Carpeted
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English

Sustainable initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Admiral MacBride takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00 to 21:00


From 07:00 to 10:30



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Maestro Mastercard Visa Cash Admiral MacBride accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Please note that breakfast is not included within the room rate.

On-street parking is available directly opposite the property. It is free overnight from 18:00 to 08:00. Elphinstone Car Park is just a few yards away and costs GBP 8 for 24 hours of parking or GBP 25 for 7 days.

Please inform Admiral MacBride in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about Admiral MacBride

  • The prices at Admiral MacBride may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Admiral MacBride offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Pub crawls
    • Live music/performance
    • Happy hour
    • Live sport events (broadcast)

  • Admiral MacBride is 950 yards from the centre of Plymouth. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Room options at Admiral MacBride include:

    • Twin
    • Double
    • Single

  • Check-in at Admiral MacBride is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:30.