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“A great base for Tintagel visitors”
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
Tintagel, Cornwall, England

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Loueez42
Norwich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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“A great base for Tintagel visitors”
Reviewed 10 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

The Old Barn was comfortable, homely, clean, and in a fantastic peaceful location in walking distance of Tintagel village centre, coastline and castle. You can even see the sea across the fields from the upstairs window. The hosts looked after us brilliantly, with essentials including towels provided and a pint of milk ready in the fridge. The shower over the bath was a little on the weak side, but it did the job. Also, no Wi-Fi, although this wasn't a big problem for us. We'd definitely stay again!

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
22 Jul 2017
Thank you for staying at the Old Barn and your kind review that has been given

Best regards

Richard
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Westy76
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
“Lovely, Clean, good location and facilities”
Reviewed 30 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Accommodation was very clean, with good facilities (full kitchen , lounge etc). All linen and towels provided. Nice touch with providing some basic coffee / tea / milk sachets to get us started :)

Easy to find (without having to negotiate narrow roads!) and easy walking distance to Tintagel including castle, pubs, cafes shops (including 2 small supermarkets). Good offroad parking.

Only improvements i would suggest would maybe be wifi (to make it easier to find out about/book local attractions), and/or cable/satellite for the tv. The terrestrial signal is a bit weak so only allowed a few channels to be seen if staying in due to wet weather.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
14 Jul 2017
Hi
Thank you for your kind review,thought about wifi which we are considering although we have had quite a few guests that have welcome not having the signal and having a rest from this technology while on holiday ,many pubs and restaurants in Tintagel have wifi though
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Ram S
1 review
“Beautiful quiet place within walking distance to the main road in Tintagel”
Reviewed 17 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

If you are looking for a quiet place away from the hustle and bustle of cities then this is the place to stay.

The Old Barn is off a drive and near the owners which is helpful if you have questions but they also leave you alone too.

The Old Barn has all the amenities that you need for a self catering break. We mostly ate out and only made breakfast one morning. They even had brown sauce for our bacon sandwiches, bonus! Bed linen, towels and kitchen essentials are provided too.

In the lounge, the owners provided books, dvds and videos as well as a few board games and dominoes, which was great as after a days walking the coastal path we stayed in playing the games and chilling.

Please note this place does not have wifi or a garden which I was aware of before booking.
Having no wifi helped made me switch off to be honest.

Tintagel is a only a 10-15 minute walk away which provides a good few pubs and tea/coffee shops. There is an Italian restaurant too if you get bored of the pub grub.

Thank you Richard for providing a beautiful place.
Highly recommend this place if you want timeout and excellent location for the coastal walks nearby.

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Management Response
30 Jun 2017
Thank you Ram for taking the time to review our property your kind appraisal of the Old Bran is much appreciated ,it was a pleasure meeting you and to have you stay at the Old Barn.

Kind regards

Richard
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helen p
2 reviews
“A lovely stay in tintagel”
Reviewed 3 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017

A lovely cottage, clean and homely.
Location excellent for walking onto the cliff path and Tintagel.
Thank you
We would love to return sometime.

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Management Response
17 Jun 2017
Thank you Helen for your kind review
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Reviewed 10 November 2016 for a stay in August 2016

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Liked least: No wifi
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Management Response
12 Nov 2016
Thank you for your kind review,this is much appreciated
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