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The Rising Sun Inn

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   Portmellon Cove, Portmellon, Mevagissey PL26 6PL, England
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Ranked #2 of 2 Portmellon B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Mark M Brentwood, England, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Brentwood, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

great food(best steak iI ever had), great views, great service, nice real cornish ales and clean spacious rooms! ample parking next to pub, freindly locals and some great resturants local too. we will be back!!

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27 reviews 27 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A magical spot just feet away from the sea and only a short mile away from Mevagissey. We received a warm welcome and found our room (5) to be clean and more than adequate, with wonderful views out to sea and across the cove. The facilities were excellent- fresh cotton sheets, fluffy towels, abundant toiletries and a perfectly serviceable en-suite.... More

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7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic location only a road width from the sea front. 1 mile walk from Mevagissey. Has free parking in the privately controlled car park, as long as you park to the one side. Shame the property is so dated and shabby. Mattress dreadful. Not worth the £80/night for a couple. Breakfast was okay, and nicely served by Jude. Thank you.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If we believed all we had read on here, we would never have gone. Luckily we didn't. We knew we were going to stay at a pub. The landlady sharon made us instantly welcome with a drink at the bar. We were showed to our room which we were more than happy with. Couldn't be bothered to walk anywhere although... More

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London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wish I had read more reviews of this place before booking two nights and am writing this review to steer as many people as possible from this lousy over priced dump. On the plus side the location is great, a pleasant walk away from Mevagissey. However, that is where the good news ends. It is shabby, with tired decor,... More

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Aldeburgh, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Rising Sun Inn is beautifully situated overlooking the sea, a pleasant walk from Mevagissey, some of the staff are also pleasant enough, however that is where the good news stops. This is a poorly maintained, shabby, badly run over priced dump. Our room was grubby with tired furnishings. There is no sound proofing and had to kind of wiggle... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Not sure what was a reasonable expectation for what is a pub with some rooms, however, clean rooms and quiet late at night are fairly basic requirements, which were not met. The wall are paper thin so you will believe other guests are sharing your room and the noise from the bathroom extractor in the next room sounds like a... More

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We arrived mid afternoon and was shown to our room. The stairwell was dark and dingy with a dirty rope bannister. Our room overlooked the front of the pub from very narrow small windows. The first thing I noticed was that the room opposite ours had the door ajar. I could see the room had no mattress on it and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Lovely no nonsense food, good selection of beer and authentic atmosphere that we couldn't find in mevagissey. Highly recommended - great value, freshly cooked food in relaxed environment overlooking the sea. Watch the boats go out eating super fresh fish and chips and drinking doom bar.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The rising sun is a typical old Inn. The room we had was small but nicely decorated and clean. The position right on the front made sitting outside for a drink a very pleasant, relaxing experience. The food was typical pub food, service was friendly. Mevagissey was a reasonable walk away over the hill, this is a nice little old... More

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Address: Portmellon Cove, Portmellon, Mevagissey PL26 6PL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Mevagissey > Portmellon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Rising Sun Inn 3*
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The Rising Sun Hotel Portmellon
The Rising Sun Inn Portmellon, Cornwall

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