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The Bay Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
The Terrace, Port Isaac PL29 3SG, England
The Bay Hotel
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Agawam, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Port Isaac is “Port Wenn” in the popular TV series “Doc Martin”, and the Bay Hotel fits into its amiable, quirky character world perfectly — indeed the building has apparently featured in it. Booking a few days there was the perfect surprise treat for my fiancée, a (US) West Coast devotee of the programme, and in every way both hotel... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Had a very nice three night stay , Paul the owner was very friendly and made you feel very welcome as did Gino his great Dane! Stayed in room 12 which I think is one of the smallest rooms but is clean and tidy and being on the second floor had a great side view looking out to sea with... More 

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Florida
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33 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Pleasantly eccentric owner. Definitely meet Gino, the great dane - he is special. The hotel, seen in Doc Martin, is small and has a small private car park - which is necessary in the village. great breakfasts - try his porridge. We had room #5 which had a balcony and great views.

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Norwich
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54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Stayed here for 3 nites, glad I had booked a room with a balcony , not cheap, lovely view. It was one of the better rooms as our friend had one which not good bathroom was awful. Glad I wasn't in that. The whole place could be nice with a refurb I'm sure. As it's up for sale I'm sure... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful old worldly guesthouse with a very welcoming host ,Paul and his best friend Gino ,the Dane . Clean , comfortable beds and a very yummy breakfast.Amazing sea views from some of the bedrooms . It is the place to stay in port Isaac as you have parking and it is perched above the village which is a quick down... More 

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Romford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We have stayed within Port Isaac on many occasions. This was our first stay at the Bay Hotel and it was a very enjoyable one. Paul and his staff gave us a very warm welcome and nothing was too much for us during our four nights there. Our rooms 6 and 7 had beautiful sea views across Port Gaverne. Will... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We were bought a 2-night stay by our children (long grown up!) for our Christmas present. Drove down to Cornwall, leaving early Good Friday. We were warmly welcomed by Paul and Gino even though it was only 11am. Paul had upgraded us to a bigger room, on the front of the house overlooking a stunning vista of the bay. We... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

My wife and I stayed at the Bay Hotel last week, We had a wonderful stay. The location is brilliant with superb views across the sea and bay. The breakfast was terrific and the room lovely and quiet with a great bed. Best of all was the owner Paul who was very friendly and helpful and nothing was too much... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

We were bought this one night stay as a birthday present from a friend. The hotel was easy to find. We recieved a warm welcome from Paul and Gino. We were upgraded to the best room in the hotel as we were the only guests staying. The room was comfortable and warm with a balcony and beautiful views over the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Lovely quiet place . Very quirky rooms with charm. Attention to detail would make them feel more homely. Beautiful Sea views in the rooms I have stayed in . The Great Dane dog very much an attraction for the Bay Hotel . Paul the owner is very friendly and always makes us feel welcome . We love Port Isaac and... More 

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