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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Paul and Heidi are the best hosts! We had a great stay at their guest house. Falmouth is a great location to explore around Cornwall, and Paul's directions and tips were very helpful. The rooms were excellent as well. Highly recommended!

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

fantastic friendly great value absolutely perfect breakfast. Rooms were a bit Small but very clean and comfortable. Heidi and Paul were really friendly and helpful. A short walk into town down a very steep hill ok going down but hard work coming up but cheap bu bus or taxi so not a problem. Would definitely stay again.

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Thank Geoff S
Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

My partner won a two night stay for a couple.We could bring the two boys 10 & 2 for no extra charge which was very kind to start with.We also had to postpone the first pre-booked stay due to a funeral.Paul & Heidi were very understanding and let us re-book,which was very thoughtful and a big ask really. The room... More 

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Thank Cally W
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

Short family break. Family room worked well. Location convenient for walking into centre of Falmouth. Very generous portions at breakfast with lots of choice on offer. Owners friendly & welcoming. Only minor niggle is that WiFi is quite weak in room. Would recommend.

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Thank Nick W
Grimsby, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

Stayed for three nights, had two rooms ... Rooms are spotless and pleasantly decorated. Owners are welcoming and very friendly ... Breakfast was great ... The perfect little place to stay and see Falmouth ... Will stay at the Observatory again ... And the price made it all the more appealing...

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lincolnshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

We stayed for a week in august for our nieces wedding. Our 3 daughters and their husbands came with our granddaughter. Heidi and Paul were great hosts. The breakfast was brilliant, lots of choice. The rooms were spotless and very comfortable. We were only a 10 minute walk from the town centre. Looking forward to staying here again next year.

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Thank Corinne S
Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Stayed in the observatory for two nights whilst visting Cornwall. Easy to find, parking on the front, a nice welcome on arrival. Shown to our room (no 5) which had everything we needed and more. Was nice and clean. The owners paul and Heidi was both lovely very freindly and helpfull and informative about the local area. On both days... More 

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Thank Megan D
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

This was the last stop of our holiday touring around Cornwall. We were given our keys on arrival to room 2 which had a slight old musty smell and a door that would stick but otherwise was extremely clean and had its own shower room/toilet . The hosts were very welcoming informing us of the area and could not do... More 

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Thank Claire T
Didcot, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

I went to the above with a group of 5 friends on a weekend away looking around the local area. The building is quite old with quirky large rooms with lots of windows. Landlord and Land Lady were wonderful really friendly with lots of local knowledge and made us really welcome. Parking is available for all of the rooms on... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Sometimes you feel you want to give a place to stay 5 stars not because it's dripping with opulent luxury, but because everything it does, it does right and - more importantly - because after one visit, you can't really imagine wanting to stay anywhere else. Such is the case with The Observatory. Run by a very friendly couple, Heidi... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Observatory is situated close to town center, sea front and safe beaches, Open all year round. All rooms en-suite with LCD tv's, Beverage tray with biscuits in all rooms + hair dryers, bath and shower gels and soap, hand & body lotion. Towels are supplied, but please bring your own beach towel.We have boogie boards, buckets and spades for you to borrow + board Games. DVDs in family rooms, fully Central heated. We offer a varied breakfast menu using Cornish produce, Vegetarians catered for.Non Smoking, Free Off Road Parking and Free Wifi in all rooms.Paul & Heidi Look forward to meeting you. :-) come and visit our small family run B&B ;-) ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Observatory Guest House

Address: 27 Western Terrace, Falmouth TR11 4QL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Falmouth
Price Range: $89 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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