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The Westcott

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Gyllyngvase Hill, Falmouth TR11 4DN, England
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Ranked #9 of 77 Falmouth B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
PTJS Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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    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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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

(Retrospective Review) Stayed May 15 for 3 nights. Lovely big room with excellent facilities and view over Ghylly beach. Staff very friendly and helpful and excellent breakfast sets you up nicely for the day ahead....just a minute walk from the sandy beach and 10 mins from the town centre. Highly recommended and is on our list of places to stay... More 

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Burnham-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stayed in the Westcott having chosen it because ot the reviews. We were meeting family in Falmouth and needed to arrive early,we telephoned Sandra to ask if we could park our car, she not only said we could but had our room ready early! and she did all that with a smile. The room was very clean the breakfast excellent... More 

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dorset
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86 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Westcott is a gem of a find. Family run , most welcoming. Lovely rooms and breakfasts. Perfect location for the town and beach. We enjoyed our 4 night stay. The area is ideal for touring this area of Cornwall. Car parking , and I am fussy , was not an issue.

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

High DorsetSunseeker Thank you for the fantastic review you have posted for us, we are all pleased you had a comfortable, relaxing stay with us. A Westcott breakfast will set you up for the days exploring or down to the beach. We would love you to come and stay with us again next time you are down here. Kind regards,... More 

leeds UK
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225 reviews
58 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for three nights to see Falmouth. An excellent choice, this is a proper family run guest house. A warm welcome from friendly people. Our room, 2, had a lovely view down to the local beach and comfy chairs so we could sit and enjoy the view. Unusually the bathroom was huge with lots of natural light. There... More 

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

Hello Lesley, Thank you for the fantastic review, you have given a lovely write up for us showing all of the facilities we have, since your visit we now have a small mini bar for the guests to take drinks out onto the seating area, hopefully, if you come back to see us you will be able to try it.... More 

Gillingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

The Westcott was even better than it seemed on the web site, if it was possible we would give this wonderful guest house 10 stars for,friendly helpful staff, fantastic breakfast, spotless rooms and just so many other things to recommend, making this the best accommodation we have stayed in. Pat & Del

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

Hello Pal & Del Thank you so much for the wonderful review you have given to us. You were fantastic guests and we enjoyed having you here, please come and see us again. Kind regards The Westcott Family. More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Stayed at The Westcott at beginning of June. It certainly lived up to its reviews. It's just a short walk down to the beach, and there is a beautiful walk around the headland to be had. The owners were very welcoming and nothing was too much trouble for them. The breakfast and choices were as good (if not better) than... More 

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

Hello Bobby Thank you for posting such a glowing review for us, we are proud of our breakfasts and are really pleased you enjoyed them. You were delightful guests and we would be pleased if you would come and see us again. Many thanks, kind regards, The Westcott Family. More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Myself, my partner and daughter stayed at The Westcott for 2 nights in May. The b&b was exceptionally clean, the staff very friendly and the breakfast was delightful. I would highly recommend The Westcott to anyone, and would not hesitate to stay there again. Just a stone's throw from the lovely beach, and a short walk to the town centre.... More 

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

Hello Tracie, Thank you for your lovely review we at the Westcott really appreciate you posting this on Tripadvisor. I'm so pleased you all enjoyed your stay and would love you all to come and visit again. Many thanks, kind regards, The Westcott Family. More 

Poole, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Stayed at The Westcott with husband and parents to see youngest daughter do her university performance. Had previously stayed here a couple of years ago when the owners were not the previous owners. The B&B had not changed much and our room was one we had previously stayed in. The new owners were very friendly and welcoming when we arrived,... More 

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

Hello Lynne Thank you for your lovely review it is always difficult when a guest returns to new owners, we have a lot to live up to. I'm pleased you were happy with your stay and did not notice any major changes. Kind regards to you and your lovely family from The Westcott Family. More 

Lymington, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

I stayed for 2 nights with my Sister and we had a lovely twin room. I haven't stayed in a B&B for some time and I was pleasantly surprised by this one. I though that it was more like a classy boutique hotel to be honest. The interior was immaculate and our room was cosy but had everything we needed... More 

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

Hello Mandy, Thank you for your wonderful review, we are close to the station and if you are not driving down here that can be very handy. I'm not sure if you were aware that there were extra plug sockets by the headboards which may have helped you. Both you and your sister were wonderful guests and we would be... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The Westcott is an excellent choice for B&B in Falmouth. Near to the Town Centre and numerous restaurants, Gyllingvase beach is a 3 minute walk where you will find the really good Beach Cafe and easy access to the coastal path. The Westcott is spotlessly clean throughout, airy and well decorated. Breakfast choices are comprehensive, including fresh fruit, meats, cheeses,... More 

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

High Paul G Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and are grateful for your comments. We would love you to come and see us again. Kind regards from The Wesstcott family. he Westcott Family. More 

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