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Barclay House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   St Martins Rd, Looe PL13 1LP, England
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Ranked #16 of 59 Looe B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
charles0381 cheltenham
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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cheltenham
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very comfortable room and to our surprise a superb meal in the restaurant not a rubber chicken in sight, I even asked the chef if he could change the pasta dish for a risotto and he was happy to create the dish from scratch. We are currently house hunting in the area and this was our sixth trip in the... More

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Honiton, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Atruly memorable and happy weekend . we loved the kind and welcoming receptionist, the hotel is in an enviable location with stunning views. The interiors are well designed and elegant and the reception rooms have lovely views over looe valley. Our room was spacious and well furnished and the bed huge and extremely comfortable with an ensuite whirl pool bath... More

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a two night stay here with my partner this weekend. We arrived and found the hotel easily regardless of the recent landslip in Looe. As we arrived the young blonde receptionist (I cannot remember anyone's name, I'm useless) was extremely helpful in booking us in. Showing our room and around the room and offered menus of the evening... More

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birmingham
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed 2 nights at Barclay house, the public rooms were well kept, the breakfast was good though everything is served to you there is no buffet for cereals etc, we found this a bit off putting as you don't like to keep asking. The main problem was the bedroom which was very worn and dated nothing cosy about it, this... More

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014 via mobile

My friends and I spent New Years Eve staying in Redcliffe, a separate house next to the hotel but part of the complex. The views were great, and the breakfast at Barclay House restaurant was excellent. A very large patio at Redcliffe overlooked the valley and estuary, and there were lots of local walks we went on, well advised by... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

We had the most wonderful Christmas eve evening at Barclay House , we where greeted with a very warm welcome at reception ,and shown to the lovey bar/lounge . we sat buy a wonderful fire while we looked at the menu . the resturant was decorated with Christmas lights and party crackers . we had a three course meal ,the... More

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Lymington, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

We booked our two-night stay on the 'phone, having seen various reviews of BH on the net and in other places. Our reception was warm, and we were shown to our room, No 5, with great speed; not the best room available, but then we were not paying the highest rate. It was perfectly acceptable. Both dinners were absolutely to... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

After getting married my partner and I stayed here for a week. We were in room 9 which had a lovely balcony the only let down was the fact that the beds were 2 single beds zipped together the ridge meant that it was not very comfortable. For a room that was recommend for honeymooners I would have thought it... More

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gcbrooks, General Manager at Barclay House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review which has taken me by surprise as although a few months have passed now since you both stayed with us, you gave my staff team and I the full impression you enjoyed your stay and indeed on checking out said you were looking forward to coming back! So we are left wondering what has happened... More

Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Stayed at the hotel for 2 nights. The first night was in preparation for my brother in laws wedding. We stayed in the family suite, which sleeps 6. As a family of 5 this was ideal accommodation. 2 bathrooms, 2 bedrooms and a pull out double bed in the lounge area. The cost was £150 for one night as the... More

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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

We stayed for a week in one of the cottages belonging to this hotel in September 2013 and really do think there should be prior warning about the 73 steps up to the property from the hotel car park. Admittedly there is a higher level car park but this is a single track, unmade road with a hairpin bend, still... More

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Also Known As:
Barclay House Hotel Looe
Barclay House Hotel
Barclay House Looe, Cornwall
Address: St Martins Rd, Looe PL13 1LP, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Looe
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #16 of 59 B&Bs / Inns in Looe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Barclay House 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
High on the Hill overlooking the east Looe River stands Barclay House. Choose from smart, contemporary rooms or luxury cottages. Set in 6 acres of beautiful gardens and woodland with spectacular views, there are great places to sit and relax - especially by our heated outdoor pool. Gymnasium, award winning restaurant, superb Cornish Breakfasts and Dinner showcasing all that is caught and grown in Glorious Cornwall including Looe Day Boat Fish - we have it all. ... more   less 
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