St Edmunds Guest House features rooms with attached bathroom with free WiFi and large Smart TVs. The guest house is just 500 feet from the sea and it offers a free parking space for each room.

With a south-facing garden, St Edmunds Guest House is 1,150 feet from Paignton town center, with its shops, Network Rail and bus stations.

A full English breakfast is available each day, together with cereals, fruit salad and freshly baked croissants. Breakfasts are freshly cooked and prepared using local produce.

Torquay is 2.6 mi from St Edmunds Guest House. Exeter International Airport is 22 mi away.

This is our guests' favorite part of Paignton, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

St Edmunds Guest House has been welcoming guests since Jan 7, 2010

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Paignton, this property has an excellent location score of 9.8!

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish

Free Parking Available On Site


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4 reasons to choose St Edmunds Guest House

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Paignton Beach

    Paignton Beach

    8.1 Very good beach
    1,250 feet from property
  • Goodrington Sands Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    1,900 feet from property
  • Preston Sands Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    3,500 feet from property
  • Hollicombe Beach

    8.3 Very good beach
    1.2 miles from property
  • Broadsands Beach

    8.4 Very good beach
    1.6 miles from property
  • Institute Beach

    8.3 Very good beach
    1.7 miles from property
  • Livermead Beach

    8.0 Very good beach
    1.7 miles from property
Property questions and answers
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  • Do you have anything on the ground floor for a partial disabled person?. Thank you.
    Good evening. Yes we do have a superior double on the ground floor. There are only two small-ish steps to surmount in all. Dining room also on the g...
    Answered on August 13, 2020
  • We will have quite a lot of camping equipment in our car so just wanted to make sure before we booked that the parking is on site & readily available....
    Hi there. Yes to both questions. We have two car parks, both on the property. Look forward to welcoming you to St Edmunds
    Answered on May 13, 2021
  • Hi we are thinking of coming down for 7nights in May next year is parking safe and secure as we will be in a expensive Aston Martin Mark
    Hi there. Although our car parks are part of the gardens, they are directly accessible from the roads. We don't usually have problems but of course we...
    Answered on August 28, 2022
  • Hi! I‘m planning on flying to England on the third of march, staying at the guest house, go and get my new pup on the 14th, stay one more night (with ...
    Hi there I am so sorry but we are in lockdown here in the UK until May 17th before guest houses can reopen. On this occasion unfortunately we are unab...
    Answered on February 25, 2021
  • hello there, we have an elderly black lab who is 13 1/2 so cant do stairs have you any ground floor rooms 29th Aug - 31st Aug please x
    I am so sorry, we are full for those dates. Thank you very much for asking us.Can I suggest you contact The Commodore on Paignton seafront.Worth a try...
    Answered on July 13, 2020
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Host Info

Company review score: 9.9Based on 207 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Property info

We would like to welcome you to a relaxing stay at St Edmunds, a family run guest house with seven en-suite rooms, and on-site car parking for each room. Situated on the 'South West Coastal Path' so ideally located for walkers, St. Edmunds stands on the corner of Sands Road and Queens Road with a level walk of just 150 metres to the sea front and 350 metres from Paignton town centre. We have Ground floor rooms available and accept children of 12 years and older. Well behaved small dogs are welcome by prior arrangement at an extra cost. There is a south facing garden with patio furniture for guests use. Free fast Wi-fi is available throughout the fully centrally heated property. Paignton Harbour is a short walk away for boat trips/ferries and fishing, we are also within easy reach of Torquay, Brixham, Totnes and Dartmouth (via Steam train and ferry across the River Dart) An ideal base to explore Torbay, the English Riviera, and the South Devon coast. Close to restaurants and bars. Whether it`s just a short break away, your anniversary, birthday we will ensure that you have a pleasant stay. Accommodation is available throughout the year. If you have any problem booking ...

Neighborhood info

Torbay offers a great selection of activities for all the family no matter the weather. Paignton is an excellent resort catering for the young and old. Try fishing, paddle boats, swimming, crazy golf or just relax in a cafe and watch life go by. Go for a day trip on the historic Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway and, for the adventurous, visit the Water Park. Also with in easy commuting distance are the towns of Torquay and Brixham.

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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
Amenities of St Edmunds Guest House
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Water sports facilities on site
  • Mini golf
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Karaoke
  • Fishing Off-site
Media & Technology
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
No internet access available.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Accessible parking
  • Baggage storage
  • Smoke-free property
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules St Edmunds Guest House takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 9:00 PM


Until 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 12 are welcome.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Mastercard Visa St Edmunds Guest House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Guests are asked to inform the hotel of their estimated time of arrival and whether any children under the age of 3 are included in the booking.

Pets are permitted, subject to availability and by prior arrangement only. If you wish to bring pets you must contact St Edmunds Guest House prior to arrival.

Please contact the property in advance to ensure that there is sufficient bicycle storage available. Bicycles cannot be stored in the house or the rooms.

Please note there is no access for a powered wheelchair. A maximum of 2 mobility scooters may be stored inside for security and charging.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

Please inform St Edmunds Guest House of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about St Edmunds Guest House

  • Yes, St Edmunds Guest House is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The nearest beach is 350 feet from St Edmunds Guest House.

  • Guests staying at St Edmunds Guest House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish

  • The prices at St Edmunds Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at St Edmunds Guest House include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Single
    • Triple

  • Check-in at St Edmunds Guest House is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • St Edmunds Guest House is 1,800 feet from the center of Paignton.

  • St Edmunds Guest House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Fishing
    • Karaoke
    • Mini golf
    • Water sports facilities on site