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Emslie Road, Falmouth TR11 4BG, England
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Poltair
Ranked #15 of 78 Falmouth B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Hertfordshire
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
30 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We've stayed at the Poltair and have reviewed it before, but the last was a while back and it should be said that Anne and Malcolm have maintained a very high standard consistently over the years we've visited. Everywhere is spotless and fresh, both the en suites and the sumptuously furnished bedrooms. You're made to feel welcome, from the personal... More 

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Holiday-junkies, Owner at Poltair, responded to this review

Dear Trip Advisor readers We would really like to thank OscarVII for yet another review - and such a flattering one. We try hard to attract new guests but it is always far easier if previous guests choose to come back. We know that there are some very good places in Falmouth and we are always aware that someone might... More 

Oxon
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

My son and I stayed here for 3 evenings. As soon as we arrived we were met by Malcolm who was so friendly and made us feel very welcome. Our room was really clean and tidy, a lovely sea view and beds were so comfortable. The breakfast was amazing, so hot and everything cooked freshly, lots of choice and nothing... More 

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Holiday-junkies, Owner at Poltair, responded to this review

Dear Trip Advisor readers We would like to thank Juliemoly339 for such a pleasing review. We are particularly thrilled to learn that the booking was made via one of our other regular guests. Thanks to Jake for the recommendation. We look forward to seeing everyone again. Yours sincerely Anne and Malcolm Grimsley More 

Silverstone, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

My husband, daughter and myself stayed just one night here as we were visiting Falmouth Uni open day. What a shame we couldn't stay longer. The room was spotless and comfortable. The location was perfect. The breakfast was wonderful with a lot of choice and so much homemade produce - bread, muesli, yogurt and jam. Was concerned when I called... More 

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Holiday-junkies, Owner at Poltair, responded to this review

Dear TripAdvisor readers We would like to thank Sarah G for such a delightful review. We hope that we will always more than match people's expectations for their visit and we try hard to exceed expectations as much as possible. We are really pleased that we succeeded for the reviewer and her family. Yours sincerely Anne and Malcolm Grimsley More 

Singapore, Singapore
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
67 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This was booked for me as part of a tour, so did not know anything beforehand. Lovely B&B, everything spick and span, toilets are very nicely done up, slight and I do mean only slight walk from the town centre (10 minutes) but the great B&B makes up for the relative distance.

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Holiday-junkies, Owner at Poltair, responded to this review

Dear TripAdvisor readers We would like to thank Gryphon 1403 for such an agreeable review. We are always pleased when people choose to stay with us so we are very happy that this lady enjoyed her visit when the accommodation was chosen for her. Yours sincerely Anne and Malcolm Grimsley More 

London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Nice welcome from Malcolm , all you need from a room , fridge with fresh milk and complimentary bottle of water. Bed was comfortable and everything clean. Breakfast was lovely and set me up for the day , if you want more toast just ask. 100 yards from the beach 10 minute walk to town for for etc. Good location... More 

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Holiday-junkies, Owner at Poltair, responded to this review

Dear TripAdvisor readers We would like to thank Simon W for such a reassuring review. We know that he was on business and pushed for time so are particularly appreciative that he found the time to write a review. Yours sincerely Anne and Malcolm Grimsley More 

Harrow, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
27 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This is a very good B&B and I am actually upset to give it a 4/5 rating, as if the brekkie had been better, this would have been a hands-down 5/5 rating. In terms of the host, Malcolm has clearly been in the hospitality trade for some time and knows exactly what he is doing. He was very gracious and... More 

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Holiday-junkies, Owner at Poltair, responded to this review

Dear TripAdvisor readers We would like to thank RichP for taking the time and trouble in writing a review and we are sorry that he was not entirely satisfied. We do not believe that our breakfasts are perfect but think that this is the first time ever that someone has not been happy. We would say that there is absolutely... More 

Telford, Shropshire UK
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Let's see, how many times have we stayed here ... five years in a row, for the Sea Shanty Festival. If we hadn't been delighted with Poltair we wouldn't have gone back for a second time, never mind a fifth! So as you can imagine we are just as delighted with Malcolm and Anne as ever. Can't fault you, Poltair.... More 

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Holiday-junkies, Owner at Poltair, responded to this review

Dear Trip Advisor readers I would like to thank RobSandy for such a fab review. I will tell Anne and Malcolm because they do help me look after everything but I know that I'm the main reason people keep coming back. Love from Oscar (the Poltair cat) p.s. I didn't get mentioned in this year's review like I was last... More 

Amman, Jordan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

From the minute I stepped through the door, I was welcomed by the owner - Malcolm. I received a room upgrade which I did not expect. My room was comfortable, clean and tidy. The shower in the morning had plenty of hot water. Breakfast was lovely in the morning - a freshly cooked English Breakfast (other options available) and a... More 

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Holiday-junkies, Owner at Poltair, responded to this review

Dear Trip Advisor readers We would like to thank CameronL 1 for such a welcome review. We have now been at Poltair for 14 years but still try hard to look after guests so it is great to have such positive feedback. Yours sincerely Anne and Malcolm Grimsley More 

Bath, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

My son and I braved a drive down from Bath on the stormiest day of this stormy winter (he had an interview the next day) and found the Poltair to be as welcoming and comfortable as he had found it on a similar trip in the autumn with his mother. The view from my bedroom's large conservatory was memorable --... More 

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Holiday-junkies, Owner at Poltair, responded to this review

Dear Trip Advisor readers We would like to thank VanDam007 for such an enthusiastic review. We are pleased that they enjoyed their short stay and even appeared relatively positive about the weather! Yours sincerely Anne and Malcolm Grimsley More 

chelmsford
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

we were back at poltair in november, it is always very welcome and cosy. fantastic views from the rooms at the front especially the higher floors. excellent all round! Malcolm is a great host.. very convenient location for the centre of falmouth

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Holiday-junkies, Owner at Poltair, responded to this review

Dear Trip Advisor readers We would like to thank AJMCS for such a pleasant review. We often say after people check out "they must be some of our nicest guests". We do tend to say it a lot because we are lucky that some lovely people choose to come here however the reviewers are a real pleasure to have staying.... More 

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Additional Information about Poltair

Address: Emslie Road, Falmouth TR11 4BG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Falmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Poltair Hotel Falmouth
Poltair Falmouth, Cornwall

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