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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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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Tracy W Oxford, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

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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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As this is the only place to eat in Portmellon it is great that the food, beer, and service is so good. This lovely unspoilt pub is just across a narrow road from the sea. In fact, in blowy weather, the waves splash over the road at high tide. The Rising Sun reminds me of the pub of the Cornwall... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For some reason my review of the rising sun inn was listed under a new reviewer. So here goes,again. This brilliant pub is an amazing place. Right on Portmellon Bay. Damn hilly walk to Mevagissey, legs still ache today. Superb hospitality, great beer, great food and amazing location. I loved it here and cant wait to go back. I cant... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just spent a long weekend at this pub. I loved it! Cant wait to go back again. Superb location. Damn hilly though. Legs still ache. If you love cornwall visit this pub. True cornish hospitality. Brilliant.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for lunch on the way into Mevagissey. On first appearances you might think, keep going on to Mevagissey! Having no car park and having to pay for the one you do park in is a bit rich, especially, although it was a blustery day and whilst a nice beach, there was no one on it and the... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Hotel(pub), is located right on the edge of a lovely bay. It's located within 12 meters from the sea. With the sun shining it was amazing. We were greeted by a friendly landlady, and we were happy with our rooms. Both had sea views. At breakfast the next morning, we had to ask for the milk to be changed... More

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Swindon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Without any planing we booked the last room here for a short stay in Cornwall. What a setting this pub is, only a few meters from the cove of Portmellon, This place is quiet, no shops, bars just houses and the Pub. great place just to chill out from the working week. Nice beach at low tide, which is hidden... More

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Kent, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Last minute decision to book a short break. Needed to get away and was looking for somewhere relaxing but scenic too x The Rising Sun ticked both boxes and more x the staff were all very friendly and the owners Gary and Sharon made us feel very welcome x Our daughter hasn't stopped asking if we can go again this... More

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Frome, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

Stayed in Portmellon for a week, visited the Rising Sun for Sunday lunch and evening drinks. Found the pub quite basic but thats part of its charm. Renovations are on going, the sash windows were getting a going over while we were there, The landlady and local drinkers were all very friendly and welcoming, Sunday roast was excellent.The Rising Sun... More

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Plaisance, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

We stayed in Portmellon for a week October 2013 and because of it's proximity to where we were, we decided to go to the Rising Sun for a Sunday lunch. When we arrived, the place was quiet, but we got a really warm and kind welcome from the landlady. She even went to the trouble of bringing biscuits for our... 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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