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Cublington, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our room was clean and tidy, and included a hair dryer and TV. The breakfast was excellent. It is good to see the owner restoring a beautiful old building for guests to enjoy. However, it was such a shame that the proprietor directed his angst with a Booking.com error on us, a group of five ladies on a walking weekend... More 

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Steeple Claydon, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely B&B hotel in very old abbey building. Lots of atmosphere and very helpful owners and staff. Nice room, OK a little dated but rooms are to be upgraded soon. Great bar/lounge area. Very good breakfasts. Not so good for disabled, need to be able to use stairs and do not claim to be wheelchair friendly, though there are some... More 

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A very good B&B in a lovely old building with lots of character. Very warm welcome from John, one of the owners. Good powerful shower. Free wifi worked fine. We had a drink in the bar to appreciate the ambience of the building, that's recommended. We walked the 10 minutes to Lanivet Inn (you need to book) for a good... More 

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Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your recommendation and informative comments. We enjoyed having you stay and hope we can welcome you back again in the future. More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our stay! Our host JJ was very welcoming and the room and breakfast were awesome. He explained that he has a 10 year plan to restore more of the property including the chapel,hope we can visit again in the future to see more of his loving restoration. There is an adorable little village within walking distance that... More 

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Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

We are pleased we could help make your trip an enjoyable one. Many thanks for posting us a nice review. Do come back in a few years and see how the restorations are going! More 

Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On Holiday in the UK from New Zealand. Stayed 3 nights. It was Lovely to stay in a place so filled with history , with stories of the Knights Templar and Henry the VIII and much much more. Meet JJ & Lynn the friendly proprietors and their Wonderful warm & friendly staff. Lovely elegant rooms with great bathroom facilities. Good... More 

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Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

We hope that you enjoyed your trip to England and that you will visit Cornwall again some day. We are glad that we could host you here at St. Benet's and thank you for taking the time to post us a nice review. More 

Ruislip, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good choice of breakfast, room was clean. The property has character .The host JJ was very friendly and helpful as was the girl serving breakfast. Great pub about 10 mins walk which was great for dinner.

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Thank Theresa C
Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We hope that we can welcome you both back again in the future. More 

Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights and really enjoyed our stay. The host and staff are friendly, the breakfast was full and tasty and the room we had was very clean and spacious . Ample car parking and 5 minute walk to the pub (10 on the way back as the pub was very nice too).

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Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. We were pleased to look after you and hope we enhanced your trip to Cornwall. More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the first review I have ever done as although I often planned to in the past I never get around to it. However, I had to on this occasion as everything about our stay was perfect. The owners John and Lynn could not have done more to make us welcome and the building is stunning. The room was... More 

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Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

Thank you for making us your inaugural review - we are very honoured! We are glad we were able to make your stay an enjoyable one and hope to see you again in the future. More 

Tamworth, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a charming historic B&B situated just off the road through Lanivet. The owners have done a great restoration job and the place has lots of character and atmosphere. Room was very comfortable and breakfast was of very good quality. Highly recommended.

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Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to post a recommendation. We very much enjoyed looking after you. More 

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here after our previous booking cancelled on us. JJ was a great help pre-booking and really helpful whilst we were there. The hotel is really nice with lots of unique characteristics and the breakfast was great with lots of variety. No complaints at all and were happy that our previous hotel cancelled our booking, otherwise we would never... More 

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Lynn J, Owner at St Benet's Abbey, responded to this review

We are also glad that fate took a hand to guide you here! Thank you for your lovely review and we hope that you do come back someday. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about St Benet's Abbey

Address: Truro Road, Lanivet, Bodmin PL30 5HF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Bodmin > Lanivet
Price Range: $94 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — St Benet's Abbey 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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St Benet`s Abbey Hotel Lanivet
St Benets Abbey Cornwall
St Benet's Abbey Lanivet, Cornwall
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