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St Benet's Abbey

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Truro Road, Lanivet, Bodmin PL30 5HF, England
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Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Lanivet
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
CaptKirk577 Truro, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Truro, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently booked St Benet's for a 60th birthday celebration. The weekend we had was unbelievable our hosts Lynn and J.J.could not have done anything more for either our guest or ourselves. J.J. helped arrange entertainment rooms etc, and his staff went out of their way to ensure everyone was catered for. I have nothing but praise for this family... More 

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Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

We very much enjoyed hosting your celebration and are so pleased we could make the evening special. It was lots of fun and always great when everyone is enjoying themselves. Thank you for posting us a lovely review and we hope we will see you again in the future - pop by for afternoon tea and a chat sometime! Take... More 

Plymouth, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We live in Plymouth and visit Cornwall frequently. December is our favourite time of year to visit. It is often dry, albeit cold, but Cornwall is as beautiful in the winter as it is in the summer. What is especially nice is that it is quieter than in the summer and there is still plenty going on. We went to... More 

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Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We enjoyed having you all to stay and the nice chatty evening in the lounge! We hope to see you again soon. More 

Chester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

We stayed at St Benet's for three nights during the October half term with our 11 year old son. The hotel is a wonderful old building full of character and period features. Being a short distance from the A30 the location means exploring Cornwall is easy from the central location. We enjoyed a comfortable stay and had the family room... More 

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Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

It was lovely having you stay and many thanks for taking the time to write a review for us. We would love to have you all back again soon. More 

Province of Viterbo, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Our family stay was one night only and the booking was made by a relative on our behalf. After an initial journey from Italy two days earlier and a car journey from London it was good to receive such a warm welcome from the proprietor at such a lovely location. Lovely spacious bedrooms,very comfortable nights sleep, excellent choice of breakfast,... More 

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Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

It was lovely having you and your family stay with us and thank you for your custom and review. We hope to see you again in the future for a happier occasion. More 

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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

Came here for one night with my husband. The rooms are beautiful and very spacious, with the original abbey windows. This place has a lot of history and the owner gave us a tour and filled us in on its The Abbey's story. We felt very welcomed and even met the little boss. The bed was queen size and so... More 

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Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

You are more than welcome and we enjoyed looking after you both. Thank you for taking the time to write us a review and we hope to be able to welcome you again in the future. More 

Breese, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We stayed two nights at St. Benet's Abbey in early September and wished it could have been longer. We picked St. Benet's because it was centrally located in Cornwall, had good reviews, and it appeared to be an historic inn -- it exceeded all of our expectations. It's a 600 yr old Abbey, but very warm and welcoming. It's right... More 

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Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

We're pleased that you enjoyed your visit to Cornwall and your stay with us. We enjoyed looking after you and our evening chats. If you venture back this side of the water we'd love to see you both again. More 

Maldon, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We chose St Benet's as a base to walk the Saint's Way. We were not disappointed. John & Lyn could not do enough for us. They were happy to drop us off in Padstow at the start of our walk and collect us from Fowey at the conclusion. The accommodation was extremely comfortable the lounge (with bar) is a very... More 

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Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

Thanks Lee. We enjoyed having you both stay with us and sharing stories in the lounge, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review and we hope to see you again in the future. Take care. More 

wiltshire uk
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14 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We chose this hotel when visiting a sick friend in Cornwall purely on the basis of the Trip Advisor reviews and were certainly not disappointed. We received a very friendly welcome and experienced informal but efficient service throughout our very short stay. The room (Number 1) was excellent and well equipped and despite facing the road was quiet. Breakfast cooked... More 

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Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post us a nice review. The circumstances were not so happy for you but we did enjoy having you stay and our interesting chats. We hope we meet you again - perhaps on the way up Sa Calobra! More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We spent 4 nights at St Benet's Abbey in September, with 2 friends from the USA. An ideal base from which to cover both north and south Cornwall with many villages, beaches and attractions only a short drive away. We had two of the larger rooms (one with a 4 poster) overlooking the front garden - clean, comfortable and very... More 

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Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

Hi JC. You were all lovely guests and we enjoyed looking after you immensely. Thank you for writing us a nice review and we hope to see you again if you venture here for another trip around Cornwall. More 

Dorset, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We very much enjoyed our stay at St. Benets. Booking very straight forward, with prompt confirmation by e-mail. We are arrived very late due to car problems, but were warmly welcomed by our host, and then enjoyed a couple of well needed drinks. Breakfasts are cooked to order, a good choice, tasty and well presented, being served by a cheerful... More 

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Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

No problem at all we very much enjoyed having you stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to feedback a nice review and we hope to be able to welcome you again in the future. More 

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Address: Truro Road, Lanivet, Bodmin PL30 5HF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Bodmin > Lanivet
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — St Benet's Abbey 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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