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Dolvean House

5.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   50 Melvill Road, Falmouth TR11 4DQ , England
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Ranked #15 of 76 Falmouth B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
David S Bolton, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Bolton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have stayed previously at this lovely hotel and returned. It is a credit to the owners Shaun and Renate who offer a high standard of service, accomodation and a superb Breakfast. I have visited Falmouth many times and this hotel is one of the best value places to stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Once again we have enjoyed a delightful stay at the impeccable Dolvean House. Shaun and Renate go out of their way to offer first class accommodation and hospitality in this perfect central Falmouth location. Can't wait to go back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We needed a room at the last minute and decided to take one at the first hotel we could find with a vacancy. How lucky we were to choose Dolvean House. Our room was beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean with a bright and airy ensuite bathroom which included lots of complimentary products. Breakfast was by far the best I have... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my husband spent 3 nights in the Dolvean. Accommodation was comfortable clean and faultless. We cannot fault the breakfast . Shaun and Renade made us feel very welcome from the start . Will definitely revisit when next in the area .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Dolvean House is more a guest house than a true B&B, in my opinion, as it offers room to more than just a couple of travellers, and you don't share the living space with the owners. That being said, Renate and Shaun do their best to pamper their guests, and they succeed remarkably well. Things that I would like... More

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Leatherhead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Hello there are you planning a trip to Cornwall, well if so this is the place to stay. A Victorian B&B run by Shaun and Renate this 10 guest room B&B is the place to stay, the rooms are first class comfortable clean with your own bathroom, breakfast is continental, and a great variety of cheese or if your like... More

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Shaun24, Owner at Dolvean House, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your kind words Clive, and the pictures are great, a real bonus. Hope we see you both down our way again soon. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

Shaun and Renate aim to make their guests feel at home - and they do so. The hotel is a Victorian building tastefully decorated. It is spotlessly clean, the rooms are very comfortable and quiet. As well as TVs in the rooms, there is one in the communal lounge. They themselves are a most welcoming couple, and at least one... More

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Tetbury, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

Just spent 2 nights at dolvean house top quality rooms and great breakfast made very welcome and is in a good location walking distance to the town and the beach. parking on site which is very important in Falmouth also we were given a1 advice off where to eat and some walks in the area

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We booked into the Dolvean House on a family recommendation as we were attending a wedding in another hotel. All we can say is, lovely room and en-suite. Very clean. Sean and Renate were great hosts and nothing was too much trouble. Excellent breakfast with lots of choices. We will definitely stay there again if we visit Falmouth.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

I have nothing but praise for Shaun and Renate, the owners of Dolvean House. I stayed for two nights in a single room at the top of this beautiful house. When I arrived I was met by Shaun who was friendly, welcoming. My room and en-suite bathroom were immaculately clean, comfortable and well equipped with a fantastic view out towards... More

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Address: 50 Melvill Road, Falmouth TR11 4DQ , England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Falmouth
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Hotel Class:5 star — Dolvean House 5*
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AA 5 Star Victorian house offering luxurious B&B guest accommodation, all en-suite rooms are individually decorated and most have sea or harbour views. Beds have pocket sprung mattresses, there is a guest lounge with licensed bar, free wifi & free easy car parking. A few minutes walk away from beaches and shops or a short drive to many of Cornwall's finest gardens, there is so much to do. A warm welcome awaits you. ... more   less 
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