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The Scarlet Hotel

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4.0 of 5
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Tredragon Road, Mawgan Porth TR8 4DQ, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Southampton UK
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36 reviews
27 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at The Scarlet for five nights in August. We found the hotel using the 'Further Afield' website. We have only very positive things to say about the hotel...the rooms are top notch with views that draw you back again and again, the staff are incredibly helpful and approachable meaning that we felt welcome as soon as we arrived,... More 

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Bristol, England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our second stay at the Scarlet, so that speaks volumes in itself. This time we went with our two pooches, as the hotel promotes itself as dog-friendly. Only certain rooms are designated ‘dog rooms’, but they work well as they all have direct access to a patio when nature calls. Waiting in the room were bowls, towels and... More 

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Rachael F, Manager at The Scarlet Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. It's wonderful to read on your return stay you have joined us with your 4 legged companions for a extra special Scarlet experience. Being so closely located to a dog friendly beach is wonderful, the evenings are especially pleasing as the locals descend with their pooches and the beach lights up with excitement.... More 

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

We stayed for a two night anniversary break just last week and desperately didn't want to leave. Everything about our stay was absolutely perfect. With only 40 rooms, it's small enough for the excellent and friendly staff to remember you and each and every person we met made us feel truly special. We had a spa journey which was fours... More 

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Rachael F, Manager at The Scarlet Hotel, responded to this review

What an absolutely beautiful review, thank you so much. I couldn't contain my smile reading about your recent visit, star gazing wrapped up in blankets to me is such a simple pleasure, but can be the most powerful of memories. As you mention, with us only having 37 bedrooms it gives the staff the opportunity to really get to know... More 

Truro, England, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a treat this turned out to be! We stayed for one night and struggled to wrench ourselves away, in fact we were welcomed to use the facilities throughout the next day so we did! The hotel is beautiful, smart and cool decor with expensive art works to buy throughout but we felt relaxed from the minute we stepped through... More 

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Rachael F, Manager at The Scarlet Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for you review The title of your review blew me away, I was very intrigued to read such a bold statement.Your pasty slipper comment made me laugh, I call them elf shoes but I feel the pasty slipper is more appropriate, these are actually made out of plastic bottles, so function and recycled.The hot tub really... More 

Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My boyfriend and I have recently returned from a 2 night stay at this wonderful hotel. We were welcomed and shown around the hotel by one of the members of staff before being shown to our room where our luggage was waiting for us. We stayed in room 13 which had a large balcony with chairs and a beautiful sea... More 

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Rachael F, Manager at The Scarlet Hotel, responded to this review

Than you so much for your beautiful in-depth review. It sounds you embraced every nook of The Scarlet and enjoyed all of it's facilities.We all understand the importance of tea here, so to enjoy this being delivered fresh in the morning is the must have start to the day (even better sat on your balcony listening to the sea, weather... More 

london
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

from the cliff top hot tubs to the gorgeous food to the fabulous treatments and chilling out in the 'deep relax' area... a wonderful hotel spa. Our room was gorgeous and the beach is just a few minutes walk - they'll even lend you some wellies and their dog!! loved it!

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Rachael F, Manager at The Scarlet Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your "just beautiful" review. I absolutely agree that the deep relax is fabulous, a hanging pod with in a darkened room, wrapped in a blanket with soothing music to help you drift off, amazing. I hope you managed to spend time on the beach, whether it be in the blue skies & sunshine or wearing wellies in... More 

London, UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed at the scarlet hotel for a 2 night break. It was a hotel that was on my ‘to-do’ list and I have to say I wasn't disappointed. There are endless reviews on trip advisor so I'll try not to repeat everything already written. The best thing for me about this hotel was the service closely followed by... More 

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Rachael F, Manager at The Scarlet Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. Your Scarlet welcome really makes me smile, It's so lovely you felt we made such a great first impression, I will be sure to pass your wonderful feedback on to Alice. I have been trying to figure out who helped you with your bikes as it's really lovely to hear how happy... More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I have just left The Scarlet Hotel after the most relaxing and perfect stay. The views are breathtaking and everything has been finished with care and style. Our room was lovely. I loved the open plan bathroom with bath and walk in shower and the bed was super comfortable we had a ground floor room with a... More 

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MHudd, Manager at The Scarlet Hotel, responded to this review

Well what can I say, thank you for your lovely review. We are blown away by how much you enjoyed your stay and I will share this review with the wider team as it is this sort of experience that we endeavour to deliver to all our guests and that inspires our team. Our team are here to try and... More 

London, United Kingdom
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19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed three nights with our dog. She was well catered for with doggie treats, bowls, blankets and towels and loved the quick walk down the cliff to the beach. We also had a fantastic time- the room was one of the 'just right' ones and it was lovely. Had we not had the dog we would have upgraded to... More 

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MHudd, Manager at The Scarlet Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review on Trip advisor. Its great to hear that your pooch was so well cared for and that she enjoyed all of the surroundings. Mawgan Porth beach is the perfect playground for our canine friends! I am sorry to hear that your experience in the restaurant wasn't as it should have... More 

Ringwood, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

our room was excellent, it was a ground floor sea view executive suite. the only complaint was the slippery floors near the bed. also found the lighting hard to navigate. it could help make the room cosier with rugs and a sofa with a throw. a fridge would be an advantage,visitors would need to book a car park space .

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MHudd, Manager at The Scarlet Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, our rooms on the ground floor certainly do lend themselves to show off that stunning view of Mawgan Porth. We are currently looking at certain items for the rooms to give them that cosier feel whilst not being intrusive on the design. We will also be investigating the lighting to see if there is anything... More 

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