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Rusty Anchor

30 Grand Parade, Plymouth PL1 3DJ, England
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Ranked #50 of 84 Plymouth B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I paid £197 to stay 3 nights in this guest house. The room was fine, although had a distinct smell of dog which I wouldn't complain about as I had mine with me, but other guests could find offensive. Two of us staying 3 nights and only once did one of us have breakfast, which was adequate. The noise from... More

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Penryn, England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Unfortunately my travelling partner and myself didn't get to stay at the Rusty Anchor. WE were travelling back from London on coaches and hit horrible delays and both our phones died because we had to use them all day to supervise 14o students on a field trip. So i was unable to contact the B&B. As a result when we... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The room was adequate and clean, the shower small but hot. No shower gels provided but for £85 a night, I was expecting a slap up, cooked breakfast and approached the nicely laid out room with enthusiasm. Jan, the landlady, was busy in the breakfast room serving a table of five. She brought us toast while we were waiting but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The guest house was excellent value for money. Booked one night stay with friends. The room itself was clean and tidy. Jen, the caretaker of the house was very helpful and cooked us breakfast and topped up without any hesitation. It is peaceful, easy to locate and is highly recommended for anyone staying in Plymouth.

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Woking, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

My experience is very similar to a February review. I booked online and paid in full earlier this year for a twin and a single room for a one night stay in May as my companions and I travelled along the SW coast path. The day before I received a voicemail message from the landlady in which she said as... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

The occasion was unfortunately to attend a funeral of a former colleague of my Mum, but it didn't stop me from enjoying my stay. The hostess was a lovely lady and made me feel very welcome from the start, with treats and things. Just around the corner was a nice park to run around in and the Hoe, which was... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Such a lovely welcome from the host. She was also lovely with our dog Dilly, whom she made to feel welcome too. The bedroom was light and airy, a family room, a double, with adjoining single bedroom, with a dividing door. The room was ensuite, with a great shower. Breakfast was cooked freshly on our arrival to the dining room... More

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Devon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Recently stayed one night at the Rusty Anchor. The good point is that it's conveniently located on Plymouth Hoe and a quick stroll along the Hoe to the Barbican. Have stayed in lots of B&B's and to be honest, most have been better than the Rusty Anchor. It was OK, but lots of little things made it a wholly uninspiring... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Last week I booked online for a 2 day stay in March at The Rusty Anchor and paid my £50.25 deposit via Paypal as requested. Within about an hour, Jan the owner emailed me from an iPad asking me which account I had paid into. I was baffled by her question as the receipt I got gave the Rusty Anchor... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

We stayed for a couple of nights & were made very welcome. We have 2 young children & had the family room on the top floor. It was a good size & it can be divided when the little ones go to bed it was also clean. The breakfast was good & would recommend.

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Address: 30 Grand Parade, Plymouth PL1 3DJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Plymouth
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Ranked #50 of 84 B&Bs / Inns in Plymouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 10
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