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Geckos Rest

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   77 Mount Wise, Newquay TR7 2BP, England (Formerly Seventy Seven)
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Ranked #13 of 110 Newquay B&B and Inns
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  • Location
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  • Sleep Quality
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Sydney Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
28 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a brilliant place to stay and I would highly recommend Geckos Rest. It was perfectly positioned, scrupulously clean and had knowledgeable and helpful owners. The room was very comfortable and stylish and had a magnificent view. Breakfast was delicious and Geckos Rest is close to some great places to eat. Thank you John and Amy for a memorable... More

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Thank you for a lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and we hope you enjoy the rest of your holiday in the UK. Amy and John. More

Lei
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

John & Amy really are the perfect hosts, that rare thing in the hotel trade, owners who genuinely care about your stay. As previous reviewers have stated the rooms are well appointed and spotlessly clean, the breakfast was delicious and nothing was too much trouble. Johns recommendations for restaurants were impeccable and helped make our stay perfect. I have absolutely... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Arriving at Geckos Rest means going round the back to park, a little tricky, but once done is easy. The proprietors introduced themselves and asked if we wanted a lift in with our cases/bags. We were given the top floor room and were delighted with the panoramic view of Newquay. The room was modern with plenty of room to move... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013 via mobile

Amy and John are the best hosts ever and their commitment to their guests comfort and enjoyment is so very impressive. We had a wonderful 4 days - breakfast each day was great - the excellent cooking and service was the best. We wish them continued success and all the best for the future. Should we be in Newquay again,... More

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John H, Owner at Geckos Rest, responded to this review

Amy and I are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and are very grateful for your wonderful words. More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013 via mobile

Stayed for 4 nights and didn't want to go home .. we arrived on a rather wet day to an extremely warm welcome ! Check in says from 4pm but we arrived 1pm and John was only too happy to see us and let us check in even tho we had disturbed his lunch ! Our room was ready and... More

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Thank you for your very kind words and Cake :-). More

Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Stayed here in June 2013 and July 2012 and only just got round to leaving a review! Had a wonderful stay here both times, Stayed here for a girlie catch up! John and Amy were extremely welcoming and really helpful. Nothing was too much trouble. Our rooms were all lovely, newly decorated, clean and comfortable. We had a problem with... More

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Bologna, Italy
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69 reviews 69 reviews
18 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

The room was really big (we were 3 a family room made of 2 sleeping rooms - 5 beds - and a bathroom), the staff (husband and wife) very kind and helpful, good cooked complete English breakfast, free parking. Just 2 very small negative aspects for us: the water for the shower arrived very slowly and e unfortunately our room... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

We haven't been so happy in a gust house since a while. Fantastic place with an outstanding view. Great breakfast and staff available for any advice or help. We will definitely recommend it and we will come back.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
16 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Can't add much more after previous reviews but this really is a superb place to stay for bed and breakfast in Newquay. We we given the large bay windowed room on the first floor and the view of the sea was beautiful. John and Amy really are the most welcoming hosts you could wish to meet, a very friendly couple... More

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Australind, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here last year but fairly new to trip advisor and thought this place deserved a review. Geckos Rest is fantastically located only a short distance to the town and beach. If available I recommend the sea view rooms, it's an awesome panoramic view. The rooms are spotless as are the communal areas, great breakfast and the owners (John and... More

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Also Known As:
Geckos Rest Newquay, Cornwall
Address: 77 Mount Wise, Newquay TR7 2BP, England (Formerly Seventy Seven)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Newquay
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #13 of 110 B&Bs / Inns in Newquay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Geckos Rest 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Amy and John would like to welcome you to Geckos Rest Guest House in Newquay, Cornwall. The Guest House is located on Mount Wise, only a 2 minute walk to the town centre and a 4 minute walk to the beach.We aim to be your perfect hosts, offering comfy accommodation and hearty breakfasts, close to the centre of Newquay. Guests have 24hr access with your own door keys. All our rooms are en-suite, offer free tea & coffee making facilities, hair dryers, digital TVs and have free Wi-Fi internet. We offer superior rooms, double rooms, twin rooms as well as family suites. Some on-site parking is available free on request. Enjoy breakfast in our dining room with views across the town to the sea. The dining room is also available for you to use in the evenings to bring in your takeaway. Relax in the lounge looking out to sea; enjoy playing our Xbox Kinect, Nintendo Wii, board games or take advantage of the free Wi-Fi access. ... more   less 
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