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The Old Quay House Hotel

28 Fore Street, Fowey PL23 1AQ, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Twickenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Really enjoyed our stay from the booking all the way through to checkin , stay, breakfast and checking out. The decor is current, crisp, and flowed as a theme should all through the hotel. The rooms quiet and well maintained with everything you could want. Breakfast on day 1 was exceptional and day 2 very good - different chefs .... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First class from the moment we arrived, attention to detail is second to none, furnished beautifully and comfortably! Room was spotless with thoughtful extras.... Umbrellas, waterproof coats and a lovely box in the drawer - in case the seagulls got too noisy... Earplugs!! Chefs food was fab - right up there with Raymond!! Ben thank you!! All tag attentive knowledgable... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Old Quay House is an architectural gem in a naturally beautiful location with water lapping up against its walls from the adjacent River and views across to the opposite bank. Though a small hotel it has a very good restaurant where we have just spent New Years Eve and also enjoyed a splendid light lunch and a full English... More 

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Totnes
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The South African receptionist couldn't have been more helpful and friendly but the room was a bit of a shock, as with the restaurant your hotel designer had obviously got a deal on basket wear tables, chairs, mirrors, chests of drawers, etc. It was all too much and not very nice. The other thing is that the OQH lacked personality,... More 

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Stowe, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Three nights with two dinners in early November. This is a very well managed and comfortable hotel. Top floor suite was superb, as were the meals. Staff was excellent and friendly. Chef went out of his way to find sea bass for our dinner. Breakfasts also excellent.

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Westbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Although we didn't have a room with a view, and it was quite small, it was well designed to make the most of the space, tastefully decorated and comfortable. I liked the fact there were ear-plugs in the drawer just in case those going home in the evening were a little on the loud side. I'm glad to say they... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

Really enjoyed our stay here. Really friendly and helpful staff. Very clean and well presented rooms. only criticism is that the bed was so hard, hardly got any sleep. The room we were in was very small and over looked a wall with no views but it was still nice. Other than that, perfect.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We are staying at the Old Quay and everything has been close to perfect. We are staying in a room at the front so stunning sea / river views and a wonderful sound of waves to lull us to sleep. We arrived later than we had planned or said but that was no trouble. We ate dinner in the restaurant... More 

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Bath
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68 reviews 68 reviews
12 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

The old customs House is one of Fowey's better hotels.Right in the middle of the village. The bedrooms can be quirky but charming.The penthouse and upper rooms are stunning. Food is excellent and do not forget to look at their special offers.There is a limited amount of lounge area if it is too wet/cold on the rear terrace so a... More 

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Sydney
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This Hotel is beautifully appointed and has a luxurious 5 star feel everywhere. I'ts in the centre of Fowey on the water, with fantastic views. The hotel restaurant is wonderful and has a lovely terrace overlooking the water.

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Address: 28 Fore Street, Fowey PL23 1AQ, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Fowey
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 11
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