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New Continental Hotel

1.4 km from Plymouth centre
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  • Pool
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Millbay Road, Plymouth PL1 3LD, England
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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

My Fiance and I stopped off here for one night and i was sadly disappointed as it seemed like a lovely place. However when we checked in the receptioned broke into tears, which was undoubtly bad for her but just the start for us. When we entered the room the shower was running with no shower head attached, some people...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We booked a nights stay here through a late booking website and thought we had got ourselves a great deal at £90 for the night as the hotel looked lovely and in a prime location. My husband had been working extra hard and I thought it would be a great opportunity for him to relax and unwind. First impression on...

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plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

fantastic bar staff great venue great room fantastic hotel Met lots of fantastic people and had a great evening was a great surprise party for the Terry Purdy most of the guests and people attending were not know to me but they all looked like they had a great time, I met the owner of the hotel and some very...

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Elinor E, Manager at New Continental Hotel, responded to this review

WOW! Thank you so much; what a truly heartening review, when someone takes the time to say such kind words; it is truly amazing. Thank you. We are so happy that you had a great experience with us and that the surprise party went so well, you were sensational guests and we are truly thrilled and honoured that we will...

Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this hotel as it looked so nice and was in what we thought was a good location. On arrival, the lobby did look nice and the receptionist was friendly. Then we got to our room. It looked like it hadn't been redecorated or furnished since the 1960s. We spent a good 15 mins marvelling at the old carpet,...

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Elinor E, Manager at New Continental Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our hotel; we are deeply sorry that your experience with us was not as we would have hoped. As a family run, independent hotel our priority is always our guests’ experiences, so when we hear that they have not been good, it really does deeply sadden us all and again...

Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family bought tickets for the theatre royal for us for Christmas, the date of the show just happened to fall on my birthday. I had looked at several hotels and The New Continental offered everything we needed. We booked for 3 nights BB. We had a family room for three adults, the room was large with a double, large...

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Thank coral r
Droitwich, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped Friday to Saturday to attend Plymouth University taster day. Hotel is very well located, near to all amenities. Was pleasantly surprised parking was only charged at £3 for overnight stay. Room was very clean and the en-suite looked recently refurbished. Bed was very comfy and made for a good night's sleep. Paid extra £10 for a full English breakfast,...

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms were very clean and well equipped. Reception staff very helpful. The breakfast was excellent and waiting staff very friendly. The hotel has the advantage of having the Leisure area for those inclement weather days.

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Elinor E, Manager at New Continental Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much Wend111. We really do appreciate you taking the time out to share such wonderful and kind words. We will be sure to share this with all of our staff so your praise reaches them too. We hope we can welcome you back in the future.

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Upon arrival the receptionist refused to let me and my toddler into our room without full payment and because I had arrived before my partner who was paying I then had to walk the streets for 2hours until he was able to meet us and pay. I would have been happy to pay a little but was unable at the...

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Elinor E, Manager at New Continental Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us this feedback. Please accept my sincere apologies on behalf of the New Continental Hotel. I was truly sorry to learn of your experience with us; I of course completely understand your frustrations. We take all feedback extremely seriously; as a family run, independent hotel our priority is always our...

Shepperton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Nice room, albeit other than the sea views in Plymouth are not great. The bed was 4'6", not ideal but comfortable and with a generous bathroom and plenty of really hot water. Breakfasts were good and cooked for you, so much better than buffet-style! It's a big hotel but seems under-used, which is a shame given its location and how...

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Elinor E, Manager at New Continental Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much Nigel S, we really do appreciate you taking the time to leave feedback and are so thrilled that you liked breakfast and enjoyed your stay with us. As a family run, independent hotel for over 30 years - hearing such nice words about our Grand Old Lady and staff means a huge amount, and we hope...

barnsley
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I recently visited this hotel, with a group of around 54 friends, to watch the Pantomime at the local theatre. On arriving, we walked into a vey attractive reception area, very light, clean and airy. The receptionist was very helpful and pleasant. I had paid a £60 supplement, as I was chose to have a room on my own. No...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
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  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The New Continental Hotel is the largest independently owned hotel in Plymouth. Located in the centre of Plymouth, adjacent to the Plymouth Pavilions - the hotel is the perfect location for business and pleasure.At the New Continental Hotel we seek to offer affordable luxury. We aspire to create an individual, personal and comfortable environment. This is provided with a passion that comes from a family tradition steeped in the hospitality industry and odd eccentricities from being custodians of a grade II listed building that is over 150 years old.Our team is at the heart and soul of the New Continental Hotel and is integral to providing guests with a quality hotel service and being flexible to cater for individuals needs.Step from the bustling centre of Plymouth city into the quiet relaxation of our newly refurbished reception, lounge and Roma Bar. All have been designed to offer a combination of peace and calm ambience in which to read, work and share a drink or snack with colleagues and friends.If you are planning to stay or just visiting our health and leisure complex, sampling the delights of the new restaurant and bars or attending a function for a special occasion, we look forward to meeting you and ensuring your time with us is everything you want it to be. ... more   less 

Additional Information about New Continental Hotel

Address: Millbay Road, Plymouth PL1 3LD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Plymouth
Price Range: $123 - $197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — New Continental Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 99
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Also Known As:
New Continental Torquay
New Continental Hotel Torquay
New Continental Plymouth
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#8 Romantic Hotel in Plymouth
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“did not stay over night”
 of 5 bubbles S809GVjohnc, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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“I do think perhaps rooms on the lower floors or on the town side would be less quiet”
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“Book online to get better savings on bookings”
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“Rooms at the front can be a little noisy but this is the centre of Plymouth. The Windows do close out the noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Wend111, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
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