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Geckos Rest

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   77 Mount Wise, Newquay TR7 2BP, England (Formerly Seventy Seven)
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Ranked #6 of 108 Newquay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is my first review and I have stayed in many hotels and guest houses over the years. This B&B is something special and it's mostly down to the hard work and wonderful hospitality of John and Amy. We only stayed for two nights as this was tailed on to the back end of a week's holiday in North Cornwall.... More

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The owners of the b&b were quite possibly the nicest couple I have ever met. Very attentive and helpful with everything. We arrived early so the guests had only just checked out of the room we were staying in. John very kindly put our bags round the back so we didn't have to carry them back to the car, then... More

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Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here from 18-20th August 2014. We are a family of five and trying to find accommodation for us is very awkward (you seem to be allowed to have 2 children but no more!). So we were very pleased to find this B&B could fit us all in. The room was lovely, immaculate and had a separate room within... More

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Basildon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here from 9th to 16th August with my wife and family.The superior room with seaview gave us a stunning view over Newquay Bay and surrounding town. Both this room and the family room were spotless and beds comfortable. Owners John and Amy were disarmingly friendly and the breakfasts were to die for ! I brought a special birthday cake... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely stay. Amy and john very welcoming and friendly. Felt at ease and comfortable. Room was lovely and very clean. Breakfast fantastic.. nothing too much trouble. Highly recommended, near to the beach and town. We'll definitely be back... Thanks!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well what can we say, firstly John and Amy you are both amazing, it really is the little things that count and you've got them and the big things right even giving us extra milks in our room because we'd gone through the ones we had the day before and so we didn't run out again. Clean and well kept... More

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No other way to describe this place other than 'Spot on!!' John & Amy have this to a 'T' myself and my partner stayed here July 8th until July 11th. We arrived in Newquay early that day to make the most of our time there, we were aware that check in was not until 3:00pm so we wandered around Newquay... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're looking for somewhere more upmarket and still within a reasonable budget then look no further than Geckos Rest because here you will find it! The room we stayed in was modern and tastefully decorated with lots of little extras which showed how much thought John & Amy have put into their Guest House. The breakfast routine went like... More

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Rochdale
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My son and I stayed at the Geckos Rest for 6 nights and found the guest house to be extremely comfortable in an excellent location. Amy and John were fabulous friendly hosts and nothing was too much trouble. The room was immaculate, modern and very comfortable, couldn't fault it at all. I would definitely recommend and go back for another... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Obviously it ticks all the boxes for clean, modern, great location, but here's why I loved it... 1. Perfect poached eggs. Everyday. Marmite for your toast too. 2. Magic Mike, Point Break and Dirty Dancing in the DVD library... (even though we didn't get any time to watch DVDs!) 3. Gecko decorations hidden everywhere, but tastefully done. No darts players... More

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Address: 77 Mount Wise, Newquay TR7 2BP, England (Formerly Seventy Seven)
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Newquay
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Hotel Class:4 star — Geckos Rest 4*
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Amy and John would like to welcome you to Geckos Rest a 4 star guest accommodation 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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