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The Coldstreamer

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Gulval, Penzance TR18 3BB, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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47 reviews 47 reviews
31 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Coldstreamer is a great place to stay. It's near Penzance, but it's actual location at Gulval makes it seem like it is in a small English village off the beaten track. Meals are excellent - we chose from the tapas menu (there were more substantial options available too) and were impressed with the quality and originality of the food.... More

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Andover, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Four of us booked for dinner last Friday evening, 2 locals and myself and another visiting our friends in Penzance. At first I had reservations as the last time I ate here, a couple of years previously, it was not good. I need not have had any reservations, as this time the food was excellent. We skipped starters and went... More

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went with friends who live locally to this great pub/inn. We had delicious smoked prawns with mayonnaise. Freshly baked Hake with cabbage mash and thinly sliced lamb's liver and mash. One of us had a haloumi burger which was very good. Affogato and creme brulee to finish. All the food was good, but our visit was made so entertaining... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were staying in Porthleven and happened upon Gulval....We went in to have a drink and stayed for something to eat.!!....Food was excellent ..... as was the barman, I think Vincent...he was a Frenchman....so very efficient and friendly.....we thoroughly would recommend this to anyone looking for good food. We were only sorry we found it too late... More

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Dorset
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We have eaten here a few times and would definitely go back - all our meals have been very tasty, especially the fish dishes. The service is friendly and there is a good atmosphere as it is also a pub. It is certainly above average and has a chef who maintains consistently high standards.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We made a last minute booking here as we couldn't face a long journey after arriving back from the Isles of Scilly. It proved to be an excellent choice and fantastic value for money. Over the years we have stayed in either a gastro-pub or a hotel near to Penzance, both of which are lovely but twice the price of... More

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Medford, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

My friend and I spent 5 nights recently. The accommodations here,all en-suite (there are three rooms, and we stayed in the center) are fitted with cable TV, bottled water, and water kettle for coffee/tea; thelarge bed is extremely comfortable, perfect for a good night's rest. There are views over a small central square in the village, which is very charming.... More

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Surrey
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14 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Stayed for one night & had dinner & breakfast both of which were excellent. The staff were great, helpful & amusing & the room was comfortable enough. The shower was very difficult to regulate & most of the time was far too hot, although someone came to have a go at showing us how to reset it, it was still... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We stayed in room 3 which was lovely and spacious with original sash windows to let in light and air. The decor was pleasant with a nice clean fresh feel and nice large towels. The bathroom was large with a large and powerful shower, the only odd thing about the bathroom was the clear window panes so you have to... More

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Kent
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We had a perfect meal last week. The Coldstreamer really sees the sense of concentrating on fresh, well-matched, high-quality local ingredients, cooked superbly, and presented without "gastro" or "foodie" embellishments or fuss. The manager Derek Power was brilliant – helpful and pleasant, but never familiar. Wish we didn't live 350 miles away. Thank you chef, and thanks Derek. Keep up... More

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Address: Gulval, Penzance TR18 3BB, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Penzance > Gulval
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Hotel Class:3 star — The Coldstreamer 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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