Wednesday, 28 April 2010

Plymouth Jazz Festival 2010

This Weekend sees the start of the annual Plymouth Jazz and Blues Festival.  Now in its fourth year the Barbican International Jazz & Blues Festival brings together leading artists from Europe and America at a variety of venues throughout the historic Barbican – and many of the events are free. International names are heading to this year's celebration from May 1-9, which is the first event in the Plymouth Summer Festival.  A detailed event diary can be viewed by visiting the Festival Website at  Plymouth is a wonderful place to visit with our waterfront, Dartmoor and the beaches and villages of Devon and Cornwall close by.The train journey to London, along the South Devon coast, is inspirational.

Our roads make it is easy to get to Exeter and Bristol Airports and Plymouth Airport has a great service into Gatwick and London City.
Other air services and our ferry links to Brittany and Santander add that European dimension.
Our naval base adds something special to the city, which, when added to our Elizabethan heritage and our historical links to America, makes this a uniquely fascinating destination.
The Avalon Guest House is ideally situated for visitors to take full advantage of all that Plymouth has to offer.  Our website at has a wealth of visitor information and transport information and you can even check the weather.  To check availability, book online or see our direct contact details please do not hesitate to visit our Plymouth Bed and Breakfast Website.

Sunday, 11 April 2010

Plymouth Summer Festival

As a city Plymouth is unique in the number and range of events which it hosts throughout the summer months from May until September. To capture the spirit, and help co-ordination of the events for visitors, the Plymouth Summer Festival was created a number of years ago. Plymouth Summer Festival 2010 promises to be even bigger and better hosting a huge range of events and festivals begining with the Jazz and Blues Festival starting on the 1st May and running until the 9th May.

Visitors can view a full diary of events at helping you combine your stay in Plymouth with an event to suit.

The Avalon Guest House is ideally located for visitors to enjoy Plymouth Summer Festival without the stress of a journey by car with most of the events situated within easy walking distance.  To book your bed and breakfast in Plymouth take a look at our website at to find details of the excellent bed and breakfast accommodation we provide.

Plymouth and The Avalon Guest House looks forward to welcoming you.

Tuesday, 6 April 2010

Virtual Tours

Most recent Virtual Tour now available on our website at
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