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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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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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 2 weeks ago

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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Leicester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Here for 2 days last week. Greeted by Jane who made us welcome with tea and delicious cake. Just 10 mins walk from the centre of Padstow , (downhill & uphill on way back if walking is a problem). We stayed in the Puffin Suite which was gorgeous (2 rooms plus fabulous bathroom). on the ground floor. Breakfast with our... More

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Of our 3 week tour this was by far our favorite bed and breakfast. The building is charming and very clean, the bedrooms and beds comfortable and beautifully decorated, it is very centrally located in Padstow, the hosts were friendly and very helpful, and the food was excellent! I can't praise it enough!

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

Difficult to know what to say that hasn't been said in other reviews! This really is a gem and if you are visiting Padstow you will be seriously challenged to find a warmer welcome, better accommodation in an ideal location and superb breakfasts.

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Waterlooville, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Althea Library and it won't be our last. From the time we arrived we were made to feel very welcome so began to unwind from that moment . Our room and ensuite were immaculate ,with extra little touches making it feel very special. The breakfast was fabulous .Saved the best 'til last Geoff and... More

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essex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we have stayed at this bed and breakfast numerous times and it is our favourite the hosts can not do enough for you and the room is always spotless it is a 2 minute walk into padstow and a nice walk as well jane and geoff are so friendly and always make us very welcome its a really great place... More

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

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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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

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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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

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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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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