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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 53 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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Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Second visit, but just as amazing and memorable. This is the perfect retreat to get away from it all. They truly cannot do enough for you and welcome you back like long lost friends. Beautifully clean and the best breakfast ever. Wouldn't think of going anywhere else now!

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Jamestown
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Althea Library for one night while we were in Padstow. The hotel is well situated for the shops and the harbour and for the various RS eateries. The hosts were very accommodating and helpful with our various questions about Padstow. The breakfast was first rate. Our room was very comfortable and clean - the bed was very... More 

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

We booked 2 nights at Althea Library B&B so that we could visit the Padstow Christmas Festival. We were welcomed to this very cosy cottage with coffee and cake in the lounge where we had time to relax and read some of the local information leaflets. Our room was very well appointed with all the little extras you could wish... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

A very relaxed 3 nights spent in this charming house. A short walk to the harbour and the restaurants. Breakfast was excellent with a wide choice and our room was cosy and comfortable No complaints and would certainly return if in the area. Highly recommended

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Situated in a very good position within easy walking distance of the town and with parking which is a great bonus. The owners are friendly and offer many extras in the room which were all much appreciated. Fresh milk in a 'fridge together with a good range of quality teas and coffees, bottled water and even some delicious chocolates! A... More 

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Bristol
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Althea Library bed and breakfast is one of our favourite places to stay in Cornwall or indeed anywhere for that matter. Perfectly located in the heart of Padstow and just a gentle 5 minute stroll from Padstow's famous harbour and its shops, restaurants and attractions. As an added bonus there is ample private off street parking for guests. Geoff and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We stayed 24 Oct in the Puffin Suite and this is an excellent B & B with tremendous attention to detail. The hosts cannot do enough for you and the breakfast was perfect. We strongly recommend it and it is perfectly located close to the town centre but still quiet.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Stayed three nights and couldn't fault the Althea Library. Rooms are very comfortable with lots of nice touches such as fresh milk, ground coffee and fridge in rooms. Geoff and Jane were very friendly and helpful and their breakfasts are excellent. Highly recommended.

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London, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Went for a weekend away with my girlfriend, absolutely lovely couple running the Althea Library. Really welcoming, 2mins to Padstow town centre, and 5 minute drive to Harlyn where you can surf. Stayed in the Green Room, which was spacious and homely. The breakfast in the morning was delicious and Geoff and Jane were always very helpful. The only thing... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

This was our 3rd visit and we were not disappointed, a little haven away from the stresses of modern day life! Geoff and Jane make sure you have everything you need to make your stay very enjoyable. The Puffin Suite is so lovely with your own lounge area complete with TV, fridge, microwave, tea/coffee etc. etc. etc. In fact everything... 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*
Number of rooms: 3
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