Amber House Paignton

Guest House

6 Roundham Road, PAIGNTON, Devon, TQ4 6EZ

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Amber House Garden side Overlooking Bay.
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About Us

Amber House provides four-star guest accommodation in the popular seaside town of Paignton on the English Riviera. We are focused on customer comfort and care and offer quality accommodation with beautifully-designed bedrooms, delicious made-to-order cooked breakfasts and a warm welcome. We have attained the prestigious Silver award and four-star rating from Visit England. 

Amber House is a dog-friendly venue, situated in an ideal location to access the dog-friendly beaches and attractions in the area. We love dogs and welcome guests and their four-legged friends. Dogs are allowed in our delightful garden, where dog litter bins are provided. A small charge is made to ensure that the rooms are maintained to a high level of cleanliness and we also provide drinking water and washing water, cloths to wipe dirty paws, dog bowl mats in the room, water bowls and dog beds.  We apply a small charge for scoop bags, blankets, laundering services and dog tags with a refundable deposit required.

Our breakfast service takes place in our delightful, bright and sunny ground floor, south-east facing dining room as well as outdoors when the weather is fine. We can cater for vegetarian, gluten-free, dairy/lactose and other special dietary requirements so please let us know when you book. We welcome families with well-behaved children and the minimum age is 4 years.

We have a well-stocked bar with a range of locally sourced bottled beers, wines, sparkling wine, champagne and a variety of spirits, liqueurs and soft drinks. Guests can enjoy drinks in the pleasant bar area with a conservatory, in the garden or in the bedroom, if preferred. We have a guide book library for guests to browse for inspiration for things to do.

There are sets of wooden garden furniture, parasols and a swing bench in the grounds for guests to enjoy the mild climate and scenic views.

There are 10 guest bedrooms including some on the ground floor which are suitable for people with limited mobility and those unable to manage stairs. The rooms are individually named such as Agatha, Rockpool and Tall Ships and have en-suite bathrooms, comfortable beds, a TV and DVD player, free Wi-Fi access, beverage-making facilities, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries. There are rooms on the ground floor and first floor, and please note that we do not have a lift and access to the first floor is via a staircase with a handrail and is not suitable for wheelchair users.

Located in the heart of the English Riviera, we are an ideal base to explore South Devon. The English Riviera’s 22 miles of breath-taking coastline forms part of the famous South West Coast Path, a popular route with keen walkers and ramblers. The area also has designated UNESCO Global Geopark status with gateway sites at Berry Head Nature Reserve in Brixham (6.1 miles) and Kents Cavern in Torquay (5 miles).

There is a gravelled, large car park with enough free parking onsite for one space per room. For guests arriving by coach or train, Paignton Bus Station Paignton Railway Station and Garfield Road (0.6 miles), a pick up and drop off point for coaches are within a short walk. There are excellent transport links if you wish to leave the car behind with a selection of cycle hire, coach and boat trips and Dartmouth Steam Train journeys available throughout the year.

Our quiet location is ideal for a relaxing short break with a loved one or group of friends or a longer holiday with family members. Paignton Beach (1 mile) and harbour, Goodrington Sands (2.4 miles) and Young’s Park (1.2 miles) can be easily accessed on foot.   We have an excellent location to explore the fantastic coast and beautiful Devon countryside or to simply enjoy the tremendous amount of English Riviera attractions and family activities on the doorstep.

Look out for our special offers including ‘bring your dogs free’ or half-price deals advertised on our website.

Whatever you choose to do - choose Amber House for comfort, care, cleanliness and convenience.


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Recent Reviews:

  • lyndevivo123
    Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
    Pleasant stay in Amber House.
    5 of 5 stars
    31st May 2021
    We recently spent a few days at Amber House, could not have asked for more charming or helpful hosts in Vivian and Debbie. The rooms were spotlessly clean, we stayed in the Rockwell family room. Our... Read full review
  • susiedee25
    Gloucester, United Kingdom
    Fabulous B&B with another great stay
    5 of 5 stars
    1st June 2021
    We stayed here over the bank holiday weekend with our dog. This is the 8th year running we have stayed here. We always used to stay in the Harbour room as our daughter used to come with us but now... Read full review
  • Tinaxxxxz
    Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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    5 of 5 stars
    5th June 2021
    What an amazing B&B. Debbie & Vivian are fantastic. So welcoming and made us smile from ear to ear. Rooms clean to a high standard. Food excellent. Service excellent. Grounds absolutely beautiful... Read full review


Road Directions

From Paignton CentreDirection: Dartmouth/Brixham (A379) At first roundabout on A379 turn left over bridge then immediately right (Roundham Road). We are on the right-hand side (approx 150 metres)

Public Transport Directions

Airport: Exeter -1 hour; Train Station & Bus station: Paignton 5 mins by taxi; Bus stop for Bayline oute for Torbay: 4 mins walk



  • Within 1 Mile of a Train Station


  • Bar - small bar with restricted opening
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Local Produce English Breakfast
  • Serve breakfast - full cooked breakfast, special diets, early breakfast by arrangement

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age) - children age 4-16yrs

Establishment Features

  • 24 hr return laundry service
  • Beach within 2km
  • Broadband Internet Access
  • Central heating throughout
  • Garden/patio for guests' use - 100% non-smoking including the garden
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licenced for alcohol
  • Sea Views
  • Wireless Broadband Internet Access

Key Features

  • Non smoking establishment - 100% non-smoking inluding the garden

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - Free on-site parking for everyone

Payment Methods

  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Room / Unit Features

  • Colour television in all bedrooms
  • Digital TV
  • DVD Player in all bedrooms
  • Electric shaver point
  • Free View TV
  • Ground Floor Bedrooms Available - 2 singles; 1 double/twin/family
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Non smoking rooms available
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
  • WiFi

Specialist Features

  • Honeymoon Breaks
  • Marketed to any other specialist market - Gluten-free, dairy-free, vegetarian. Dogs over one 1yr welcome
  • Special provisions for walkers

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This Official Tourism Website is managed by the English Riviera BID Company Ltd.
Company number 10237792.
Registered address 5 Vaughan Parade, Torquay, Devon, England, TQ2 5JG.
Telephone 01803 211211

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