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The Old Ferry Inn

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Camping at Penmarlam Camping and Caravan Site, the Old Ferry is your nearest pud/restaurant. We were told that they don't like to serve food to holiday makers. How odd, but true. Eventually we called their bluff and said we are here all week, can you...More

Thank richard l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived at the Old Ferry Inn. Peter greeted us and we were booked in. Fabulous building , we were not aware that stairs may be a problem. We had a guest with us who used a walking stick and the stairs were difficult. We stayed...More

Thank Visitor818
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel offers everything you could wish for in a hotel, with some spectacular views over the estuary. On arrival, you are directed to the car park, which is close by but deliberately not well indicated because parking is rare in this part of the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is an old building with lots of stairs. Not sure how anyone would get on if in a wheelchair or had difficulty. They would need to ask the owners. We had a lovely few days, despite the weather. Lovely room with a beautiful...More

Thank 1stcolehouse
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We sat outdoors up the stairs as far as you can go in a sheltered spot with magnificent view of the estuary. Good Cornish pint. Excellent food. Fish and chips and scampi and chops. Fast. Hot. Crispy. Tastes dip. Good salad. Thoroughly recommend.

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Free Internet
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Free Parking
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USD 105 - USD 188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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USD 105 - USD 188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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familyof5556
24 February 2017|
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Response from Andy M | Reviewed this property |
The Old Ferry Inn is in Bodinnick, the east side of the Fowey river. If you want to go to Fowey, it is easiest to catch the ferry across. To drive there is a long way round! If you take the ferry across please note the time... More
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lou1344
14 April 2015|
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There is a nice pub "The Ship Inn" at Lerryn, which is about 3 miles away down the country lanes on the Bodinnick side, or you could drive or get a taxi the 10 miles to Polruan where there is The Lugger and the Russell Inn... More
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118Martha
18 February 2015|
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Response from Jim D | Reviewed this property |
No - No lift. Very Steep hill to parking area. Steep steps up to hotel and also within. Venue not really suitable or anyone with mobility difficulties. If you should decide to stay insist on room with estuary... More
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"Several flights of stairs to room but stunning views in room 8"
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"Ask for a view of the estuary."
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"I think all floors would have an excellent view."
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"Room 8 has a great view, Internet poor signal, but it’s good in the bar"
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