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The Rathgowry

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Gyllyngvase Hill, Falmouth TR11 4DN, England
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Ranked #12 of 76 Falmouth B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My first impressions of the Guest House start with email correspondence with Sharon. She is very efficient and responded to all my emails in a timely manner answering all my questions in a hugely helpful way. Upon arrival we were checked in very quickly (payment upfront) and shown to our Family Room. The room is large and very clean -... More

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Bishop's Waltham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Rathgowry during a hot June weekend for the Shanty Festival. There was a warm welcome when we arrived and our room was perfect. It was clean and modern and the information about the local area proved very useful. The breakfast every moring was delicious and to a high standard. Our room had a lovely view of... More

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17 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ideally situated between the seafront and town this lovely little hotel offers a very warm welcome from the proprietors from start to finish. It is tastefully decorated, provides a great breakfast and is a great base from which you can discover this beautiful part of the country. . My single room was equipped with everything I could have wanted, spotlessly... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As the weather was so hot we decided to take another visit to Cornwall a favourite of ours. We were very warmly welcomed by Sharon and had a lovely room at the front overlooking the beach. The bedroom was beautifully decorated very clean and comfortable. It was especially nice having a sofa to sit on as well. The breakfasts were... More

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

21st July 2014 Three day stay at this very charming guest house, with a very welcoming arrival from Sharon, with lots of information about the area. The Guesthouse was very clean which is most important for me. Breakfast from Mike was 5 star couldn't do better from a Hotel. The linen was crisp and starched beautiful, They were very obliging... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having just returned from a three day break we can only say that the Rathgowry was a wonderful experience. Hosts Sharon & Mike were extremely pleasant and helpful. The whole place was spotlessly clean and Mike's breakfasts were a delight, setting us up for the day. Clive and Audrey, Bath

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Ruffec, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights for my son's graduation. We had a family room and a double. Beds and bedding very comfortable nice cool room at the back, nice pictures and the rooms were painted fresh white. Breakfast was nice and Sharon was a great host who made us feel very welcome. It was very clean, I think one day... More

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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived and received a very warm welcome at the door from Sharon. That set the scene for a very pleasent weekend at The Rathgowry. We were made to feel very special with a quick guide to the area and restaurants within easy reach. This a fantastic location within easy reach for town centre and within a five minutes walk... More

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent service, good advice on local restaurants and attractions etc., comfortable beds and rooms, lovely view, good variety of offerings for breakfast, and close to where you want to be in Falmouth. We'd certainly stay there again.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a tour guide, I am lucky or unlucky enough to stay in many guest houses and hotels all over England, so i can say, with some authority that the Rathgowry is excellent. Good rooms,nice views and a great breakfast. thank you . Lord Kevin Jee/Rabbies Tours

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Address: Gyllyngvase Hill, Falmouth TR11 4DN, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Falmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Rathgowry 4*
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The Rathgowry Guesthouse is ideally situated only 60m from the award winning Blue Flag Gyllyngvase Beach and just a 10 minutes walk from Falmouth town centre, where there is a wide selection of shops, galleries, cafes, restaurants and bars. Falmouth is a perfect base for exploring all of Western Cornwall. The guesthouse is exceptionally clean and the rooms are very spacious and comfortable with many offering great sea & beach views. The Rathgowry offers a delicious and extensive breakfast menu using locally sourced products. The owners look forward to welcoming their guests and sharing their local knowledge to ensure you have a fantastic stay in Falmouth. ... more   less 
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