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The Red House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   24 Melvill Road, Falmouth TR11 4AR, England
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Ranked #19 of 75 Falmouth B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just spent 5 nights in Falmouth with my partner and our two cavalier king charles spaniels. We akll enjoyed it immensely. The Red House is everything the other glowing reviews say it is, and the breakfasts were absolutely excellent, delicious and freshly cooked. It's located a short walk from the town centre, has off-street parking and I really doubt if... More

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Wirral, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've used The Red House a few times now on trips to Cornwall and I'll always try to get in here first. I've stayed in other hotels and B&Bs around Falmouth but none compare to The Red House. Location is easy walking distance to the town, the rooms I've stayed in have been much bigger than expected and have always... More

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Our third time of staying at The Red House. Everything was just perfect with a lovely warm and cosy room on such a stormy weekend. Rooms have little extra touches which are great. Breakfast is good with lots of choice and the coffee is lovely. Close to the beach and town with parking which is really good as parking at... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

As much as you can ask for. Very friendly people and greeted with a warm welcome. Excellent room, very clean and up to a high mordern standard . Good breakfast consisting of a cook breakfast and the standard toast etc. The parking is a bit tight outside the building but there is a road outside you can park on. Not... More

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Ascot, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

once again we visited KAREN &NICK at the red house and yet again they were so nice and helpfull as always the rooms were kept spotless and the food was as good as ever the toast hot, and i love KARENS scrambled eggs again we had a lovely break thanks.

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Greenock, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Just back from a lovely trip to Falmouth. This is our 3rd visit to the area, but 1st time staying at the The Red House B&B. I can honestly say it was a delight to stay there. Our room was immacculate, clean and the decor superb. Lovely touchs, of fluffy dressing gowns, iron/ironing board, wine glasses, and chocolates on the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We have just returned from a 2 night stay at The Red House. What a great place to stay - Nick and Karen were wonderful hosts. Breakfast was good with plenty of choice and freshly cooked. Karen's home-made jams and marmalades were a delight. The whole place was spotlessly clean and very welcoming. Definitely a place to return to.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

I searched long and hard for a b&b in Falmouth and even in November there wasn't much available. University open days to blame apparently. However the Red House certainly proved a good choice, it's handy for town and beach and at this time of you can walk the dog on the beach which was a bonus. The hotel is dog... More

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Tromso, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

Coming to Cornwall for the first time, we chose Falmouth as our base for exploring sites and gardens around the Fal River. The ideal location of Falmouth for this purpose was mirrored by the ideal positioning of The Red House itself, sitting right between the beaches and the city centre, near the railway station (Falmouth Town) and with an airy... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013 via mobile

The red house has a very good location close to beaches and town. Breakfast is good too with a wide selection available. Staff very friendly. We stayed as a party of four in two rooms (4&5) room 5 was clean and comfortable. Our room however (dog friendly) although priced the same as room 5 PLUS £10/night for our dogs left... More

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Also Known As:
The Red House Falmouth, Cornwall
Address: 24 Melvill Road, Falmouth TR11 4AR, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Falmouth
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #19 of 75 B&Bs / Inns in Falmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Red House 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Come and join us for a restful and relaxing break at our family run guest house here in the heart of Falmouth. The Red House is an elegant and distinctive Victorian house which overlooks the picturesque harbour and the River Fal. This beautiful William Morris designed Victorian house was originally built for and owned by Lord Kimberley around 1870. This family home has been lovingly transformed into a bed and breakfast and is ideally positioned to capture the full beauty of Falmouth and the surrounds. Situated about 150 meters from the sea front (Gyllyngvase and Castle beaches) and about 7 minutes walk into the town and harbour. Near to Princess Pavilion with its beautiful gardens with free entertainment in the summer, The Maritime Museum, Pendennis Castle and Falmouth Town train station is also nearby. This is family a run guesthouse offering a quality bed and breakfast to make your stay as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, special diets can be catered for i.e... Wheat, gluten free, vegetarian, vegan or raw vegan (please advise in advance). There is onsite parking for 6 cars with free street parking also available all nearby. Free Wi - Fi is available in all rooms or use of a computer with printer in the breakfast room. There are three rooms on the ground floor for ease (not having to use the stairs) and a further 6 rooms on the first floor. A galleried landing on the first floor with stunning views across the bay to Flushing making an ideal photo opportunity or to sit and gaze at the boats going by, it is also a tranquil place to sit write post cards or just read. Pet friendly: We accept pets in certain rooms please telephone prior to booking to check a room is available. There is a charge of £5.00 per night; unfortunately we cannot accept pets in the breakfast room. ... more   less 
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