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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 5 days ago
257BBB Chester, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Althea Library Bed and Breakfast is one of the best; it has a comfortable feel to it as soon as Jane and Geoff welcome you at the door. The house is spotless and the comfy beds are a treat to snuggle into. We have stayed here on a number of occasions and the high standard of the place and delicious... More

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Howden, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had a wonderful walk on the SWCP and Althea Library was a great place to end my week. Everything has a touch of class. We were greeted with a pot of tea and a flapjack and Geoff and Jane were very friendly and great with local information. The fridge was stocked with fresh milk (no little packets here!) and the... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This certainly lived up to our expectations and was a wonderful B & B tucked away behind Padstow church. Nothing is too much trouble for Jane and Geoff who run this very smooth operation. We stayed in the Green Room, a really comfortable and spacious Double room with a lovely ensuite. Lots of space for everything, shelves and mirrors abound... More

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Althea Library comes very highly recommended by us after spending 5 days there. Everything you could ever wish for or need in this little gem of a B & B. Absolutely spotless, beautifully decorated with beautiful linen and towels. Every little thing that you may need is supplied in the room and bathroom and also various teas etc, biscuits and... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks 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 3 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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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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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