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Portbyhan Hotel

The Quay | West Looe, Looe PL13 2BU, England
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Ranked #19 of 59 Looe B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Carmarthenshire
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here with Edwards coach tour. On arrival we were were welcomed by Brock and staff. We were then given cream tea before shown to our room.The Hotel has undergone a major uplift and our room 212 had lovely views of the Harbour and we were able to watch the trawlers landing their fish each morning. The evening meals and... More

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Portbyhan, General Manager at Portbyhan Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and you are such nice people to give us a wonderful review. Looe is getting busier with Easter upon us and all the children out of school. You will have to come back in the Summer and see all the sights and sounds. Take care and thank you once again - Brock - General Manager More

Pontypridd
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently stayed at the Portbyhan Hotel as part of a group of Rugby Fans in Cornwall. Have to say this hotel was tremendous. The Hotel has a great location in Looe with a cracking view over the estuary and is near enough to all the local amenities. The staff made us very welcome on arrival (enjoyed the banter with Brock... More

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Portbyhan, General Manager at Portbyhan Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you so much for your kind Trip Advisor report. We really enjoyed having your group stay with us and I think we had as much fun having you here as you had staying with us. Please come back anytime you can. Thank you again, Brock - General Manager More

Polperro
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took our mums for Sunday Lunch on Mothering Sunday last weekend and to be honest - it was absolutely fantastic!! We hadn't been to the Portbyhan Hotel in years - and we were amazed at how fresh and modern the new owners had made it in a short time. The public areas were spotlessly clean - as was the... More

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Portbyhan, General Manager at Portbyhan Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you so much for writing such a lovely review for us. We really enjoyed Mothering Sunday as well. It was so nice to see all the families out enjoying their day and all the smiles and laughter. We really look forward to seeing you again. Take care, Brock - General Manager More

Tonyrefail, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic hotel with a fantastic location. We have now stayed at the hotel a total of three times both as a couple and as part of a group of 12. Nothing is too much trouble for the staff. The hotel is spotlessly clean, the food is always piping hot and tasty with a good variety on the menu. Highly recommend... More

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Portbyhan, General Manager at Portbyhan Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you so much for the review. We are of course very happy that you were happy with all elements of your stay. We thank you so much for coming to see us three times already. With the refurbishments that are going to take place in the future you will have to come see us again. Thank you,... More

Plymouth, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the carvery lunch here today only £8.95 All fresh vegetables with a good portion of meat. Great value!The staff were very friendly and we had a lovely view of the harbour from our window table. Will visit again and will recommend to friends

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Portbyhan, General Manager at Portbyhan Hotel, responded to this review

Hello and thank you so much for taking your time to give us your input. We are so happy you enjoyed your time with us and of course we hope you tell all your friends and family. Look forward to seeing you again. Take care, Brock - General Manager More

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
19 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

This hotel has a good position in Looe (easy walking distance to town centre and beach).Only down side is there are quite a few steps to the hotel entrance and this is difficult for disabled people. They do however have a stair lift chair and we were told they are installing a lift this spring. The hotel is clean, All... More

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Portbyhan, General Manager at Portbyhan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review as we can only improve with input from our guests. We are so happy that you enjoyed the food and that the staff were helpful during your stay. The hotel does have over half the rooms with sea facing but of course like any building there are rooms that are not sea facing.... More

Cardiff, United Kingdom
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

all staff were very polite and friendly.food was excellent(i think i put on 3 pounds eating the breakfast).abby behind the bar serving the drinks was amazing(give her a pay rise).will recommend to friends and family.

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Portbyhan, General Manager at Portbyhan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and I can see my daily beatings of the staff is paying off (of course kidding) Abby says hello and thank you. Look forward to see you all next time. – Brock, General Manager More

Cardiff Wales
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Just back from a lovely 5 days with our friends at the Portbyhan. The hotel is in one of the best positions in Looe. Greeted by the Manager and shown into the Dinning room where we had scones and tea. What a great way to start. The staff are second to none. Couldn't do enough for you and always smiling.... More

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Portbyhan, General Manager at Portbyhan Hotel, responded to this review

We are all blushing from this very nice review…of course are more than welcome back anytime. Thank you again! Brock - General Manager More

Milford Haven, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Had a wonderful break in Looe with my wife and two friends. The hotel was well maintained and the staff were fantastic, nothing too much trouble for the young team, they were never without a friendly smile (which was contagious). When our coach left yesterday all the staff lined up outside the hotel to wave goodbye (which was a lovely... More

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Portbyhan, General Manager at Portbyhan Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, It is not hard for us to smile when we have such wonderful guests as ourselves. I know when people leave we tell them that we hate to see them go and you all think we are just saying that but it is true. We really do love having such great guests in such a great location. We look... More

Newport, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Just returned on 22nd Jan from a 5 day break at the hotel . We arrived to a warm welcome from the staff, tea and scones and no cases to carry to our room. Our room was excellent clean warm and cosy.The hotel is in the thros of being re-furbished but there was and is not disruption to the guests.The... More

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Portbyhan, General Manager at Portbyhan Hotel, responded to this review

We are so happy you have taken the time to write a review for us. I have had the staff learning different songs and dances to hopefully improve the weather but not a lot of luck yet. They say it is because I sing so poorly. Thank you again and we hope to see you when the sun is out... More

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Additional Information about Portbyhan Hotel

Also Known As:
Portbyhan Hotel Looe, Cornwall
Address: The Quay | West Looe, Looe PL13 2BU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Looe
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #19 of 59 B&Bs / Inns in Looe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Portbyhan Hotel is located quayside in the heart of the beautiful cornish fishing town of West Looe. West Looe is still a functioning fishing town and the hotel's location provides guests with great views of 'hustle and bustle' going on everyday in the picturesque harbour. The family run hotel has a reputation for being one of the most popular hotels in Looe purely through recommendations by guests who have stayed in the hotel. All the guest bedrooms in the hotel are en-suite, spacious, clean and comfortable. All rooms come with all the modern facilities guests expect such as Colour TV and hair dryer. Many bedrooms have fantastic views of the harbour and/or town. Portbyhan restaurant is situated to provide fantastic views across the quayside and prides itself on great food and great service. The hotel has a well stocked bar so guests can enjoy a tasty beverage or have a game of pool in the games room. The hotel also puts on live entertainment on selected nights throughout the year making it popular with the locals, a fun night is guaranteed. Please note: Pets are not permitted to stay at this hotel. ... more   less 
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