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The Red House

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02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Ginormous bed, fluffy towels, fab views, pod coffee maker which was great as we'd opted for no breakfast, perfect for 1 night stay with 3 teenagers who can't get up anyway. Easy walk into town or to the beach. We will come again!

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

So lovely to see you all again. We are really pleased that you all enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to post this kind review and hopefully we look forward to welcoming in you again in 2017. Happy new year.

kent england
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We stayed at The Red House for four nights.Perfectly located just short walk into town or beach. Lovely room, Very comfy beds, Everything was 5 *, Wi-fi in room and Net Flicks, Could not fault a thing. We had a late breakfast delivered outside our door every day, Yummie, Nick and Karen could not be more welcoming hosts. we had...

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

We are thrilled that you both enjoyed your stay here, and also found that the later breakfast in bed suited you both. It was lovely to meet you both and that your other son could come and see you. So pleased that you enjoyed net flicks and the comfy beds. We look forward to welcoming you both again ( soon...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Sorry no breakfast! I stayed at the Red House Guest House with my daughter on 18.11.16. The booking didn't include breakfast so when it was confirmed I emailed the guest house to request breakfast be included. I was told this would be no problem and asked to confirm the night before. When we arrived I wasn't asked whether or not...

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

What a shame for posting such a negative response considering you do not read your email responses, yes you did order a breakfast by email which you were asked to confirm the night before, as you did not confirm it was assumed that you wanted breakfast elsewhere as some people do. At this time of year we are running our...

Paignton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Our room was lovely, light very well decorated, Our bed was very comfortable, The Breakfast was first class freshly cooked to order, the specials board was a nice touch too different every morning! Tea was made using Tea Leaves and not bags so a lovely cuppa to start the day! Cereals and fruit were also on offer! A very warm...

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words and for taking the time to let us and others know how much you both enjoyed your stay here. We are so pleased that you found the breakfasts "first class" especially the breakfast specials on offer each day. Hopefully we look forward to welcoming you again in the not so distance future.

Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

A warm and friendly home-from-home, excellent breakfast and a clean and comfy room. The place is filled with nice little touches, and the owners are such welcoming and lovely people. Although we were only there for a few nights, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay and cannot recommend this B&B enough.

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind words. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and the "nice little touches" you enjoyed. Hopefully we will have the pleasure of seeing you again.

MANSFIELD
Reviewed 9 November 2016

A lovely place to stay for three nights, ideally situated for town and beaches. Great room and cracking breakfast in the morning with friendly and relaxed hosts. What more could you ask for. Recommend a walk along the coastal path to swanpool in the morning and then if you've got the energy walk back towards the castle taking in pendennis...

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you found your stay with relaxing, and the fact that you enjoyed the breakfasts along with our location. Thank you for taking the time to post your views. We both look forward to welcoming you both again.

Gibraltar
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Quite apart from the location, the beautifully decorated rooms and corridors what really made this a special and memorable visit were the owners Nick and Karen. They were super friendly and helpful, gladly dishing out great and useful advice on what to do and where to go. The house had a very friendly atmosphere and was spotless everywhere, the room...

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

Thank you not only for taking the time to post your comments about your stay with us but also for your very kind words. It was our pleasure to look after both of you. We are so pleased that you both enjoyed your stay and you found everything just so in your room. Great that you both enjoyed the duck...

Stourbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016

My teenage daughter and I stayed in Room 4. We were very comfortable. Two comfortable single beds, TV, fridge and lovely ensuite shower room. We had breakfast which was very good. The owners made sure that we had vegetarian sausages as we'd requested. Not quite enough parking spaces for all guests, so we had to park on the road. We...

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We would like to thank you for taking the time to publish your commennts and look forward to looking after you again.

Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Great rooms, clean with all you need for a weekend away with superposition for the beach during the day and the town for the evening. Tight parking on site for a big car but plenty of space on the roadside

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your views. We are please that you enjoyed your stay, and that our position to the beach and town suitable for you.

Malvern, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Good location within walking distance of Falmouth Town station and the Maritime museum Free off-road parking. Excellent owners who moved me from first to ground floor when noticed my bad knee. Lovely large clean room & bathroom. Great bed & bath linen View of harbour and museum (did not allow sufficient time to do it justice)

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We were only too happy to move rooms for you and your poorly knee. We are please that you enjoyed your stay with us, and look forward to welcoming you again.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come and join us for a restful and relaxing break at our family run guest house here in the heart of Falmouth. The Red House is an elegant and distinctive Victorian house which overlooks the picturesque harbour and the River Fal. This beautiful William Morris designed Victorian house was originally built for and owned by Lord Kimberley around 1870. This family home has been lovingly transformed into a bed and breakfast and is ideally positioned to capture the full beauty of Falmouth and the surrounds. Situated about 150 meters from the sea front (Gyllyngvase and Castle beaches) and about 7 minutes walk into the town and harbour. Near to Princess Pavilion with its beautiful gardens with free entertainment in the summer, The Maritime Museum, Pendennis Castle and Falmouth Town train station is also nearby. This is family a run guesthouse offering a quality bed and breakfast to make your stay as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, special diets can be catered for i.e... Wheat, gluten free, vegetarian, vegan or raw vegan (please advise in advance). There is onsite parking for 6 cars with free street parking also available all nearby. Free Wi - Fi is available in all rooms or use of a computer with printer in the breakfast room. There are three rooms on the ground floor for ease (not having to use the stairs) and a further 6 rooms on the first floor. A galleried landing on the first floor with stunning views across the bay to Flushing making an ideal photo opportunity or to sit and gaze at the boats going by, it is also a tranquil place to sit write post cards or just read. Pet friendly: We accept pets in certain rooms please telephone prior to booking to check a room is available. There is a charge of £5.00 per night; unfortunately we cannot accept pets in the breakfast room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Red House

Address: 24 Melvill Road, Falmouth TR11 4AR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Falmouth
Price Range: $88 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Red House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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