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Avondale Guesthouse

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   28 St Georges Road, Newquay TR7 1RD, England
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Ranked #86 of 110 Newquay B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013
Christian W Weiden, Germany
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Weiden, Germany
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

We very much enjoyed our stay. Elliot is an excellent cook and was very nice to talk to. He also provides lots of useful information (restaurants, places to see etc.). The rooms are furnished with beautiful antiques - very romantic.

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Paris, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013 via mobile

This place is absolutely terrible. Wouldn't wish it on anyone. Cobwebs everywhere. Filthy. Nothing worked. Ripped curtains. On a main road. Haunted. Freaky. Rip off!!!! Should be taken off Tripadvisor website as it should be promoted here.

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

We booked a last minute two night break to see friends in Cornwall, whilst the owner was very friendly and chatty, the whole building needs care and attention. He told us he only opens June to September so he has eight months to prepare the guest house for the season. The whole place smells of old second hand furniture, very... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

We stayed here for 1 week early August. We arrived much later than we expected and were greeted by the very friendly owner who helped to carry our suitcase to our room. We stayed in room 3. It was what I expected as I had searched online. The furniture and style of the guest house were very quaint, esp the... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

I recently visited Avondale and was disappointed to find this was a run down establishment in much need of some refurbishment. Whilst the general cleanliness of the room was ok the fixtures and fittings were in need of replacement as was the bed where the mattress was approximately 3 feet off the ground. It looked like a divan had been... More

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

Have stayed here a few times actualy over the years and would recommend it to anybody,It is situated just five minutes of the town centre,The owner can not do enough for you to make your stay enjoyable,The rooms are always very clean the room i had this time was number 7 which overlooked the town centre and beaches,The breakfasts are... More

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Hertford
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

We stayed here in August. The owner was very helpful and we could use the free off- road parking provided. The property is easy to find but located on a fairly busy road on a steep hill. This means extra traffic noise as there are traffic lights at the end of the road. This means cars have to stop and... More

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Romsey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

Stayed here for a long weekend and really liked it. The guest house was full of antiques but very clean and tidy. We stayed in room 8 which was quite small for a double room but adequate. The bathroom was clean and although the shower area could do with refreshing was still in working order. The only 2 problems we... More

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Elliot_Holtz, Owner at Avondale Guesthouse, responded to this review

Just to say... the pigeons nesting in the eaves of the neighbour's property were indeed quite close to this bedroom's window. I have been asking the neighbour to seal off the hole, and I am pleased to report that he has now done so. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay, despite this issue. More

Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012

Avondale was perfect for my extended get away to relax and write. I stayed 3 weeks & enjoyed the blustery cliff tops, white stretches of sandy beach of Newquay as well as the nearby towns of Mawgan Porth & St Ives where I went to The Tate and Barbara Hepworth sculpture garden. Cornwall is fantastic for creative inspiration & just... More

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2011

i realy like the avondale, its different, generally clean, comfy beds, good choice of breaksfast, elliot is very helpful and chatty, will be asking for the back bedroom next time thought as can be quite noisy on a sat night due t the clubbers coming home not quietly lol ,otherwise lovely stay and would def rate it , mrs g

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Also Known As:
Avondale Guesthouse Newquay, Cornwall
Address: 28 St Georges Road, Newquay TR7 1RD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Newquay
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #86 of 110 B&Bs / Inns in Newquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Avondale Guesthouse 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Avondale is an 8-bedroom guesthouse situated near the centre of Newquay. The town centre is a 4-minute walk away, and the beach within an 8-minute walk. Our facilities include a lounge-bar, plasma TV, PC/Internet, patio and car park. We offer 'Full English' and vegetarian breakfasts. Bedrooms are traditionally furnished, with TV/freeview. Most have sea-views and all but one have en-suites. A warm welcome and a friendly, relaxing atmosphere await you at the Avondale. ... more   less 
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The Avondale is an 8-bedroom guesthouse situated near the centre of Newquay. The town centre is a 4-minute walk away, and the beach within an 8-minute walk. Our facilities include a lounge-bar, plasma TV, PC/Internet, patio and car park. We offer 'Full English' and vegetarian breakfasts. Bedrooms are traditionally furnished, with TV/freeview. Most have sea-views and all but one have en-suites. A warm welcome and a friendly, relaxing atmosphere await you at the Avondale. ... more   less 
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