The Commodore

 

Tel. 01803 553107

Welcome to Paignton on the beautiful English Riviera

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01803 553107

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Bedrooms

At The Commodore we have 4 sea view bedrooms and 3 rear bedrooms, spread over the first and second floors of the building. The rooms are all en-suite, and decorated to a high standard with modern appliances.

Our bedrooms are named after notable people who have lived in and around The English Riviera and Paignton.

1st Floor Rooms

Sea View

Town View

Isaac Singer

Napoleon Bonapart

Isaac Singer Room

Isaac Singer

Room (7)

Built Oldway Mansion, and many of the prominent buildings in Paignton, invented the singer sewing machine, portable and afordable for use in the home.

Double Bed
En-suite Shower

Room (9)

After his defeat at Waterloo, Napoleon was imprisoned on HMS Bellerophon which was anchored in Torbay for a while making Napoleon the bays frist major tourist attraction.

Double bed &
2"6' bunk beds
En-suite bath with shower over.

Agatha Christie

Gilbert & Sullivan

Agatha Christie Rooms

Agatha Christie

Room (8)

Greenway House was Agatha Christie's country retreat where she wrote many of her books.

Two 2"6' single beds
or
Kingsized bed & Seating area
En-suite Shower

 

Room (10)

The Pirates of Penzance was premiered at the Royal Bijou Theater Paignton. The D'Oyly Carte family who produced many Gilbert & Sullivan Operas, lived at Coleton Fishacre.

Two 3" Single Beds
En-suite Shower

2nd Floor Rooms

Sea View

Town View

Francis Drake

Horatio Nelson

Francis Drake

Francis Drake

Room (11)

A replica of Drake's ship the Golden Hind can be seen at Brixham Harbour, his house Buckland Abbey and 'Drake's Drum ' are only 40 mins away.

Double Bed
En-suite Shower

Room (15)

Nelson visited Torbay on many occassions staying at Torre Abbey in 1801.

Double Bed
En-suite Shower

Isambard Kingdom Burnel

 

Isambard Brunel Room

Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Room (12)

Brunel built the railway that still links Penzance with London via Paignton and the South Devon Coast. He also built the station at Dartmouth which is one of the only stations in England to have never seen a train.

Superior Double Room
Double Bed
En-suite bath with shower over.

All our rooms had new bath/shower rooms fitted and were re-decorated from Jauary 2013 to June 2013.