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Housel Bay Hotel & Restaurant

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Housel Cove, Lizard TR12 7PG, England
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Lizard
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Kiel P London, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The Housel Bay Hotel is really just an average place, with decent food, in an excellent location. Would recommend to a friend, but only with the above disclaimer. We liked the Cornish staff, as it felt more authentic.

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Devon
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116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Set just about as far south as you can go on the UK mainland this hotel is far removed from your usual bland offerings. The rooms are spacious and clean with all the facilities you could want and with the coastal footpath right on the doorstep the location is ideal for walkers. The food was good and the setting of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another lovely stay also with a new chef who's food was absolutely delicious, London standard cuisine at Cornwall prices! We stay very regularly and have never been let down, so we always look forward to our next stay! Thanks Alfie and Iona!

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Truro, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly welcome ,fabulous views ,this hotel is so very lovely ,if you don't want all mod cons and are prepared to be somewhere that has not galloped away with the times this is the place.The lounge is quiet and restful just the ticking of a Grandfather clock in the corner while you drink tea and totally chill.The staff are... More

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Alton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just held a 90th birthday party for my father at the Housel Bay Hotel. The weather was perfect, the staff were fantastic and helped us in every way possible. Food was delicious and we really enjoyed our couple of days staying at the hotel. Thank you Housel Bay!

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

We visited Housel Bay Hotel back In January, least to say the weather on this particular day was sunny!! The staff were very quick in getting our drinks which was fantastic, and also the food which arrived with our order was outstanding! We ordered one of the 'Housel Bay classics' Beefburger, needless to say it was the biggest burger i... More

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Wiltshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

We returned to Housel Bay after seven years, and were relieved to find that it hasn't been completely refurbished! although there has been some alteration and decoration. The owners, in our opinion, have updated the right things and left the right things, giving a perfect blend of comfort and cleanliness with quirkiness and character. There is so much of interest... More

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Truro
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34 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

We spent New Year's Eve at the hotel. The weather was dreadful, so we chilled in the lounge rather than taking a walk. The buffet supper was really well thought out and very tasty. There was a disco for those who were interested. At midnight there was a break in the weather and we were treated to a truly professional... More

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Pewsey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

Had two fantastic days based at housel bay hotel. Beautiful room, 19 I think, with the most breathtaking views over the garden and the bay itself. Ate in the restaurant both nights and it was very good. Staff were very friendly, chatty and professional. The hotel is not modern by any means, thats why I booked it. Why go to... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

After a laps of almost fourty years, I re visted this landmark of a hotel and was more than amazed at how little had changed. I mean this in a good sense , because obviously the hotel has had new owner who has sympathetcally bought it up to 2013 standards, and yet by furnishing with his own interesting memorobilia and... More

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Additional Information about Housel Bay Hotel & Restaurant

Also Known As:
Housel Bay Hotel And Restaurant
Housel Bay Hotel
Housel Bay The Lizard
Housel Bay Hotel & Restaurant Lizard, Cornwall
Address: Housel Cove, Lizard TR12 7PG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Lizard
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Lizard
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Housel Bay Hotel & Restaurant 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We are situated in a spectacular location at the Lizard in Cornwall. A lovely sandy cove nestles beneath the Hotel, and the Cornish Coast Path runs through the gardens and cliff lands. A place in which to walk, to eat and drink well and to set aside the cares of the world. Unspoilt scenery, outstanding cuisine (AA Rosette and RAC Dining Award) and a healthy lifestyle, we are also home to Britain's most southerly webcam. ... more   less 
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