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The Duke of Cornwall Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Millbay Road, Plymouth PL1 3LG, England
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Ranked #9 of 19 hotels in Plymouth
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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204 reviews 204 reviews
144 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel itself is quite comfortable but standard 'large hotel'. The bar and lounge areas are large and look good. Service in the bar was very slow with only 1 person on duty and a large coach party queued up. The dining room is pretty average. Service was not good, staff did not have sufficient training to realize what should... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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23 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here on business, the hotel architecture looks lovely, and the common areas such as the entrance and staircases are lovely. The service in the bar was good and bar food in line with hotel bar food, adequate at a typical hotel price. My room however was dreadful, the bed belonged in a skip it looked 50 years old and... More

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Wilmslow, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My friend and I arranged a visit to Plymouth this week- end to attend a event there I booked to stay at the Duke of Cornwall Hotel I must say from the staff on reception to dining room staff they could,nt have been more helpful and friendly there is room for some updating though it is a very old building... More

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North Yorkshire
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A number of things were irritating at this hotel, the shower was rainfall style which ladies don't always like, and difficult to enter/exit due to size and folding door closure. The breakfast mediocre (under cooked sausage overcooked scrambled egg, but the room was a good size (though I couldn't live long with the wallpaper (large circular bright pink flowers in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely room in a friendly hotel. Clean, comfortable with upgraded shower room. Well situated for stroll on The Hoe. Car park and free on road parking between 4pm and 10 am. Restaurant food is good but the bar food is more filling. Good breakfast.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for a four night leisure break on Dinner Bed and Breakfast, and had a wonderful stay in Plymouth. All central shops and theatres are almost on the doorstep. Hotel is in the grand style but all mod cons. Staff were very helpful and attentive especially the dining staff for whom nothing was too much trouble, even when busy with... More

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Wargrave UK
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed one night in this hotel as we had been told the location was good. Checked trip advisor considered the mixed reviews, but decided to book anyway. We arrived around 1pm and parked our car in the hotel car park. This was a bonus as there was no extra charge for parking, so our car remained there for the... More

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Chatham, United Kingdom
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently visited the Duke of Cornwall hotel on a business trip and stayed for one night having both evening meal and breakfast here. The hotel is located close to the Hoe and away from the main roads so there is not much road noise. I did notice however that it is located close to the Plymouth Pavilions which may... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here before catching a ferry to France. Nice hotel, staff friendly, rooms clean and comfortable. The decor is in need of some TLC but that if you can see past that it's a comfortable and reasonably priced hotel.

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Address: Millbay Road, Plymouth PL1 3LG, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Plymouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Duke of Cornwall Hotel 3*
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plymouth
Duke Of Cornwall Plymouth
Plymouth Best Western

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Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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#3 Family Hotel in Plymouth
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Welcome to the Duke of Cornwall, Plymouth's original character hotel, a treasure in the heart of Devon's city-by-the sea. Tower and turret, ballroom, oak panels, elaborate ceiling roses, sea views and cityscape. We have 72 rooms and suites, each with a unique view.Built during the Golden Age of steam, the Duke of Cornwall was Plymouth's first luxury hotel and provides first class accommodation today. ... more   less 
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