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The Wellington Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   The Harbour, Boscastle PL35 0AQ , England
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Ranked #2 of 3 hotels in Boscastle
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent one night at The Wellington on my way through Boscastle on the wonderful South West Coast Path. After 14 dramatic, muddy and challenging miles it was the perfect destination for some much needed comfort and relaxation. The welcome is warm, the ambience is historic, the facilities modern, the food excellent [even for a vegetarian] and the staff very... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay here, great location and service excellent. Decided to stay another day after first night. We were upgraded into turret rooms both nights which are spacious and great views.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

The Wellington is a well run, very friendly hotel. We have just spent a lovely weekend there and it was the best weather of the year so far. The staff are lovely and friendly and they made us very welcome. Breakfast was very nice. It's a dog friendly hotel and they made a big fuss of our dog, Honey. I... More

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St Albans, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

North Cornwall needs a top restaurant. I visited the Wellington for the first time- it was advertising a new chef. It was a bit quiet in the middle of a wet winter but there was a real fire and they have obviously thought hard about dining room decoration. I had the duck confit with pickled vegetables which was excellent. Excellent... More

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Camborne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

Stayed there for my boyfriends birthday, absolutely lovely. From the service to the room to the food to the choices and decor and friendliness. Couldn't fault it. We had an evening meal and breakfast which both were perfect. Would definitely recommend it and would definitely stay again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

We stayed for a short break the week before Christmas. It was really quiet in Boscastle and surrounding spectacular Cornish coast. We had not been here for some years and it was good to re-acquaint ourselves. We cannot fault the hotel staff for their friendliness and courtesy. Nothing was too much trouble. Comfortable quiet room (23) that needs refurbishment in... More

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Halesowen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

With Kit Davis in plac as Head Chef one can be assured that the cuisine will be excellent and on our first visit we were not let down. As always Kit and his Team served an outstanding fine dining experience at an very reasonable price. The menu and wine list will suit almost everyone taste. The only thing which let's... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here last weekend, a surprise break, staying in one of the tower rooms. The hotel looks fabulous from the outside, and this is matched fully on the inside. Reception is a bit utilitarian, but the rest of the hotel is, well, fabulous. Well designed, tastefully furnished without being twee, very comfortable, with plenty of quiet places to relax... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

We've just had a delicious 3 course meal in the bar at the Wellington. The food was fantastic - pickled pear, cambozola and spiced walnut salad followed by chicken and chorizo stir fry and orange cheesecake . Each course was wonderful. The staff are very welcoming and friendly, came to the pub quiz last night and had great fun. The... More

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Horley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

Well positioned, clean and comfortable. Staff friendly restaurant excellent. Only downside was the restaurant was closed on the Monday of our visit which we didn't know about. However, plenty of other places to eat in the village.

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Additional Information about The Wellington Hotel

Also Known As:
Wellington Hotel Boscastle
The Wellington Hotel Boscastle, Cornwall
Address: The Harbour, Boscastle PL35 0AQ , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Boscastle
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 3 hotels in Boscastle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Wellington Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Overlooking the harbour in the Cornish fishing village of Boscastle and surrounded by the beautiful North Cornwall coastline, the Wellington Hotel has benn providing a warm welcome to its guests for many years. A Listed 16th Century Coaching Inn, the Hotel has 14 bedrooms, a traditional pub serving Cornish real ales and home cooked food and a fantastic 2 AA rosette restaurant. There are 10 acres of private woodland walks and the Hotel is in an ideal location for walking the Coastal Path and for discovering Cornwall. ... more   less 
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