We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Trelowth
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Add a photo
Add Photo Write a Review

41 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 40: English reviews
South Yorkshire
Level Contributor
56 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This must be one of the loveliest B&B's in Cornwall. Polgreen is run by two friends Jean and Annabel who have turned this quirky house into a beautiful B&B. Trelowth is on the outskirts of St Austell - and this was a brilliant base for visiting Bodmin, Fowey, Charlestown (where Poldark is filmed), Mevagissey etc. Annabel and Jean ably assisted... More 

Thank l3sl3y
Willenhall, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We were very lucky finding this b&b,the room we had was fabulous,we were made very welcome and breakfast you could not fault,this b&b is ideal for visiting the Eden project and lost gardens of Heligan,Annabel and jean were very helpful with restaurants and things going on in the area,they even offered if we bought wine back to pop it in... More 

Thank Sue P
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

My OH and I spend 2 nights here last week. I couldn't fault it and am puzzled what more the local tourist board would want to see to rate it 'gold' instead of the 'silver' it awarded. This guesthouse is well located - easy striking distance to both the Eden Project and the Lost Gardens of Heligan, as well as... More 

1 Thank englandrugby2003
Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
84 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We stayed here for three nights last week and had a marvellous time. Our bedroom and bathroom were very tastefully furnished and both were immaculate. Breakfasts were freshly cooked and beautifully presented each morning. Annabel and Jean were excellent hosts and great fun too. When we brought a bottle of wine to enjoy in our room, they thoughtfully provided us... More 

Thank LostinDorset
Level Contributor
36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

We spent an excellent two days here. Annabel & Jean are excellent hosts. The décor is tasteful and relaxing and the cooked breakfast is really good. There was no difficulty in coping with food allergies, they proved both knowledgeable and thoughtful. The room was spacious, comfortable and wonderfully quiet. Definitely recommend this as a really nice place to stay is... More 

Thank Dawn C
Carlisle, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

Excellent country B&B, with welcoming and friendly hosts. Only a short distance from the Eden Project, The hidden Gardens of Heligan and Mevagissey (with its great ferry to Fowey), Polgreen is ideally sited as a base for a holiday. Hosts are knoweldgable about the area, and nothing is too much trouble - fresh milk for tea in room for example.... More 

Thank Mike A
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

You know how sometimes you return to a place and are disappointed? Well not at Polgreen! We received a warm welcome at the door from Annabel and Jean after our 6 hour journey (traffic was awful). We settled into our room with a cup of tea and looked forward to the morning and tucking into breakfast. We woke after a... More 

Thank EnlightenedHampshire
Crowthorne, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

A Fabulous welcome awaits the visitor to "Polgreen". Annabel & Jean are superb hosts and nothing is too much trouble for them. The setting is fabulous. The breakfast is 1st class and starts with fruit juice, fresh fruit, cereals and yogurt, followed by "Full English", cooked beautifully. The only aspect that held "Polgreen" back from getting 5 "stars" from us... More 

Thank eric t
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
118 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

Excellent B&B with lovely country views, excellent cooked breakfast with cereals , fresh fruit and yoghurt to start and toast to follow. The two owners were very welcoming and pleasant throughout our stay. Nothing was too much trouble and plenty of fresh milk for tea or coffee ect in the bedrooms! Very cosy with three bedrooms all of which overlook... More 

Thank Cliff J
Cornwall, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
23 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

Two nights in this lovely bed and breakfast with Annabel and Jean superb hosts. Very comfortable superking size bed, good size room with views over the garden and the countryside beyond and with a spacious en-suite shower room, larger than many four star hotels. First class breakfast, wonderfully cooked. Would stay again when in the area.

Thank ToadHampshire_UK
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

3 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All Traveler Photos (2)
Room/Suite (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (1)
Other (1)
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question


  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located midway between the Eden Project and the Lost Gardens of Heligan, Polgreen is a delightful country base for holidays and short breaks in South Cornwall. Set in beautiful gardens with extensive views, Polgreen offers stylish accommodation in peaceful surroundings and is only ten minutes from the beach. The property offers three beautiful en suite rooms, with garden and countryside views, digital TV and tea & coffee-making facilities. There is ample private parking and easy access from the A390, and the Polgooth Inn and local shops are only a short walk away. Polgreen offers full English and continental breakfasts (locally sourced ingredients are used wherever possible), served in the garden room. Afternoon teas and BBQ's are often available during the summer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Polgreen

Address: Trelowth, St Austell PL26 7DZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Austell > Trelowth
Price Range: $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing