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The Waterwheel Inn

Bodmin Road | Trethowel, St Austell Pl25 5RR, England
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Ranked #17 of 98 St Austell B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars NEW

We took advantage of a Groupon deal and we are so glad we did! The Inn is in an ideal location for South Cornish coast including Gardens of Heligan and The Eden Project. Mark greeted us and showed us our room and the dining/breakfast rooms. Everywhere was clean, neat and tidy. Our room, No.6, overlooked the fast flowing stream and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My partner and I booked a table for 6:30pm in the restaurant on a Monday in February, and were pleasantly surprised. We arrived slightly early, but were happily served drinks at the bar - even though the staff were still setting up for the evening. Lovely atmosphere, nice and quiet and the black Labrador resident was so well behaved and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed for 2 nights and had a very nice experience. The room was clean and comfortable. Looks like new carpets. The landing and window decors are very trendy. The bed was a delight - so soft and comfy. I turned the room radiator down as it was too warm. Possibly a bit tight for larger adults in the en suite.... More 

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Witney, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here on a Groupon deal and well worth every penny. We arrived slightly before and Mark showed us around and then to our room. Room was lovely with all the facilities you need. Would definitely recommend and will be returning ourselves with friends. We had a meal in the restaurant that night and the food was fantastic. Breakfast was... More 

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64 hotel reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took advantage of a groupon offer for 2 nights b&b at the waterwheel. We chose it as it was dog friendly and had good trip advisor reviews. We arrived a bit early but were unable to get in and the sign outside clearly stated no check in before 4pm. We drove down the road to StAustell for a walk... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed two nights at this homely welcoming hotel. Rooms are immaculate and full of character, owners (and dog) are friendly and willing. Food is spectacular, both breakfast and dinners and overall this is excellent value. Happy to recommend and definitely one place I shall be going back to, especially as the owners have plans for further development.

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frithsoken, Owner at The Waterwheel Inn, responded to this review

I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back. We love this place and enjoy sharing it with such appreciative guests. We have lots of plans to continue with improvements and facilities whilst hopefully retaining its homely atmosphere. Thank you. More 

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29 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from our second visit to The Waterwheel and can honestly say that even though the owners have changed since we were last here 10 years ago, the atmosphere, the service and the friendly welcome we received were exactly the same. We stayed for 2 nights with both our dogs, including breakfast and it was fantastic, Francesca... More 

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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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19 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I purchased a groupon voucher offer towards my son and daughter in laws Christmas present for an over night stay n breakfast here. I booked valentines evening for them direct with the hotel over the phone. Francesca was lovely. On arrival they where made welcome My son said the room was nice. Though the shower very small and claustrophobic but... More 

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Cwmbran, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ideally situated in St Austell, the gateway to Cornwall. This enchanting Inn will captivate you. It boasts its own place in local folk law and has historic gardens to explore. The hosts are very friendly and welcoming as are their pets, Kernow the Labrador and Bailey the giant cat. Rooms are finished to a high standard and the food is... More 

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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed my stay here. A warm welcome form your hosts including Kernow the gorgeous Black Labrador! The food was lovely and the Banoffee Waffle desert gets a massive OMG!! Great Breakfast in the conservatory looking out to the garden which will be amazing in the summer. Can't wait to return.

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Address: Bodmin Road | Trethowel, St Austell Pl25 5RR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Austell
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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