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Melvill House

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   52 Melvill Rd, Falmouth TR11 4DQ, England
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Ranked #25 of 76 Falmouth B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Melvill house for a week with my mother and my 8 year old son. Karen could not have been more friendly and helpful. The rooms were beautiful and a lovely size. The breakfast was delicious. Parking was always available and it is in a fantastic central location. We will be back next year!!

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Blackwood, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel for a family wedding. Our room was spacious, comfortable and clean. The owners were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was fruit, cereal and quality cooked English breakfast. I would recommend this hotel for a short or long visit.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely guesthouse and fantastic location. Parking at the back of the house available no problem. We were in a triple room at the top of the house (converted loft space) which was a little dark and stuffy but otherwise fine. The shower in the bathroom was great. Might be worth extending the breakfast hours beyond 0800-0900 (maybe to 1000)as its... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We stayed for 3 nights at the beginning of July 2014' and found Melvill a well placed Guest House from which to explore the delights of Falmouth. On a main road into town it is easy to find with its own car park and easy access to town (10 minutes walk) and the main beach (5 minutes walk). It is... More

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60 reviews 60 reviews
24 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014 via mobile

Can't find anything wrong with the hotel or service. Rated as 4* but I would give it 5. Breakfast is excellent with plenty of choice. Rooms are also excellent with free wifi. Parking for 4 or 5 cars behind hotel. Only a five or so minute walk into town where there are plenty of shops, pubs and restaurants.

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South Wales, UK
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

We travelled as a party of 14 to enjoy the Oyster Festival and also for the Blues in the Bay music festival but as there were insufficient rooms at the hotel the majority of the party were staying at, we stayed here. We arrived earlier than the requested check in time but this did not prove to be a problem.... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

My travelling companion and i stayed at Melvill House from 16th. till 20th. of September. We were warmly welcomed by the owners Karen and Chris,they asked if we had any special requests for breakfast, we did not. Throughout our stay they advised on places to visit, and restaurants to go to. Our twin room with en suite was in excellent... More

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Rowlands Castle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

A welcoming stay, with no adverse comments. Clean room with good facilities and a breakfast with plenty of choice. Karen and Chris, the owners, always made time to chat and recommend walks and local eateries. A good stay and would not hesitate to go back for a second helping.

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

We selected Melvill House from an internet site, and struck lucky. Karen and Chris are excellent hosts and manage a clean friendly property in close proximity to beaches and town. They are interested in your stay without being intrusive. They are prepared to offer advice and suggestions on places to visit and eat, and enhance your stay in the area.... More

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Hereford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

I've stayed in 4 different B&Bs and hotels in Falmouth so far and this was easily the best. The room was spacious and very comfortable and I slept very well. The room faced away from the road and was therefore very quiet. The staff were very friendly, welcoming and helpful. The whole building was clean and well maintained. Breakfast was... More

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Address: 52 Melvill Rd, Falmouth TR11 4DQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Falmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Melvill House 4*
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