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Artist's House

40 Vicarage Meadow, Fowey PL23 1EA, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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York, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent four very comfortable nights in the Garden room, not large but had everything we needed plus extras like fresh flowers and lovely pictures and Vivien's wall-hanging. Breakfasts were wonderful - we had the full Cornish, the smoked fish and poached egg, and the smoked salmon and scrambled egg, all complemented by home made bread, jams and award-winning marmalade.... More 

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New Forest National Park, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We stayed for two nights and enjoyed a very friendly welcome and comfortable room with everything we needed, including information about the local area. We followed Vivien's suggestion for a day out by train from nearby Par to Falmouth which was very easy and meant a car free day out. Breakfast each morning set us up for the day and... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Fantastic location near centre of Fowey, handy free parking. Lovely landlady who made us extremely welcome and was very interesting to talk to - amusing and knowledgeable. Delightful room with view of harbour, tastefully decorated in Vivien's own exuberant style. Excellent cooked breakfasts, quality ingredients and good choice. All this coupled with very reasonable prices - a very lucky find!... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

This B&B has a few mixed reviews, yes the rooms are small, and the Garden Room has a Double, not Queen bed, and host Vivian might be a bit eccentric, but not so much different to me. The house is in a quiet location and we slept very well. Vivian is an accommodating host, and breakfast, within reason is almost... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We chose the Artistes House because it appeared an interesting title.The B&B is very handy for Fowey centre.Vivien,the owner,served a superb locally sourced breakfast. Nothing was too much trouble and it was an absolute pleasure to stay for 4 days. If only all holiday accommodation was like this. Would be worth another visit just to chat to Vivien who is... More 

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Superb hostess, nothing too much trouble!The accommodation was clean and comfortable and the hostess was extremely welcoming, attentive and accommodating at all times. We were served deliciously freshly cooked breakfasts with fresh locally sourced produce.The Artist`s House was very convenient for all the local amenities and we were fortunate to have a harbour view which was lovely.We would recommend the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

We had a lovely stay in Artists House. Vivien was an excellent hostess nothing was too much trouble. She was very helpful and knowledgeable about the area. We would not hesitate to recommend this lovely B & B to anyone wishing to stay in Fowey.

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Castle Cary, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We recently stayed in a very impressive B&B called the Artist's House in Fowey. From contacting the host, Vivien, through a seamless booking, to arriving and enjoying a very relaxing stay; everything went faultlessly. The Artist's House is situated in one of the most charming little towns on the Cornish coast and has one of the most interesting hosts you... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

This was the perfect place to stay for our regular visit to Fowey for Regatta Week. It is very conveniently situated for the town, which is only a short walk down the hill. And there is the additional benefit of being able to park a car. Vivien was very welcoming and provided everything we needed. It felt like home from... More 

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Reigate, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Vivien warmly welcomed us and made it clear that nothing would be too much trouble. The house is perfectly placed for a short walk straight into the centre of Fowey and Vivien a fount of local knowledge which proved extremely helpful. She provided OS maps and as much tourist information as we could absorb. Breakfast was lovely, out in the... More 

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