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Althea Library

5.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   27 High Street, Padstow PL28 8BB, England
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Ranked #2 of 54 Padstow B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed for three nights in the Puffin room and could not have been more impressed. We were welcomed warmly with tea and biscuits despite having arrived earlier than expected. Very comfortable room, spotlessly clean and absolutely any need had been anticipated. Ironing board, powerful hairdryer, great quality toiletries etc. Satellite TV Channels including SKY Sports . Two TVs, one... More

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We recently stayed here for two nights. The property is located just a few minutes from the harbour and has parking. We arrived mid afternoon and were offered tea and cake in the relaxing garden / patio area. There are only a handful of rooms so it feels quite homely. We stayed in the yellow room which was very large... More

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I can honestly say that this B&B surpasses any I have ever stayed in. It definitely deserves it's five stars. Geoff &Jane were so welcoming and the details within the suite were amazing. Beautifully clean and the breakfasts were stunning. Have recommended it to everyone I know and can't wait to go back!

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely people, lovely place, lovely breakfast ! My only reason for not recommending the Althea library would be the risk that other people will book it ! It is in an ideal position, a short walk from Padstow, including several elements of Rick Stein's empire and Green's crazy golf and the superb beach. Parking is included, as are the complementary... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent location, only a few minutes from the centre, but away from the hubbub! Car park a godsend in such a busy place. Hosts were very welcoming and friendly. They seem to have thought of everything you might want in the room which was very clean and comfortable Super breakfast. Comfortable lounge area for the use of guests.

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely place to stay Great location a short walk into Padstow A place with parking such a bonus Very clean and comfortable Room with special touches ironing board/iron/hairdryer/fridge with bottled water & fresh milk/various coffees/teas/bath robes /complimentary newspaper each morning Amazing breakfast Hosts very accommodating Hopefully we will visit again very soon

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Felt very welcome and location was excellent, having the car park was a real good bonus. Owners could not do enough and having breakfast served in the room was a really nice touch. Walking distance for the centre.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a peaceful retreat in busy Padstow, you would be wise to take a look at Althea Library B&B. Greeted on arrival, you immediately feel at home with friendly but unobtrusive hosts, a nicely furnished bedroom and lounge area with all the little extras thought of! A superb location, only a few minutes walk into town,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely brilliant break staying here at Althea Library, a perfect location only a few minutes walk away from the centre of Padstow (and with off street parking, what a bonus!). The room (the Green Room) was immaculate, spacious, comfortable and had so many special touches - mini fridge with fresh milk, bathrobes, fluffy towels, St Kitts herbery shampoo/body lotion, WiFi,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Padstow and our first stay at Althea Library. Geoff, Jane & Russell made us feel like we were staying with friends, they were very welcoming and we relaxed totally. We stayed in the Yellow Room as a double, very spacious, lovely bathroom with shower and everything you need. I loved the idea of having... More

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Address: 27 High Street, Padstow PL28 8BB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Padstow
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Althea Library 5*
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A Grade II Listed Building, converted from a school/library and situated in the oldest part of Padstow near the Parish Church and a 5 minute walk from the harbour, shops and excellent restaurants. ... more   less 
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