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The Carlyon Bay

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Played the course at the end of July 2016.... It was a course I'd been meaning to play for a couple of years. Booking was easy... Quick phone call and all booked in... We were told the course was quite busy beforehand and on arrival we found the car park attached to the golf club was completely full .... We... More 

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Thank Gscholland
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Spent a few days at this hotel with great sea view if you are lucky enough to book a sea view room. Quite a few of the bedrooms are on the small size comparing to hotels that I have stayed in. Keep away from rooms above the spa as the ventilation system makes a lot of noise during night hence... More 

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Thank notahappybunny1960
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I booked this hotel as a one night stopover on a business trip to Cornwall and I wish I could have stayed longer. Although it appeared nice from the website I was unprepared for just how spectacular this place is. Definitely a case of over deliver. The grounds, facilities and rooms are lovely. Food and drink were immaculate. And special... More 

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Thank Shiwon G
Luton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The Carlyon Bay hotel is located in St. Austell, Cornwall UK. It is part of a chain of family owned hotels; & whilst it is an impressive 4 star hotel, it retains that warm feeling of a family concern. The staff are from all over the world: all are impeccably dressed, ever so courteous and attentive without being overly so.... More 

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Bideford
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This review needs to be between three and four dots really. It definitely isn't the greatest place we've stayed but we would probably return. It misses out on four dots because the food was average and the bedrooms quite small. Only four or five rooms have a balcony and that is shared with those rooms. One of our couples had... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely hotel, excellent pool, good food. However it's almost impossible to get a parking space even if you're a guest as lots of people come in to use the spa or other facilities such as golf. And the dining room is a bit too big to be friendly. But the rooms are a decent size, very clean and the surrounding... More 

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Thank Markposh
Castlewellan, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were disappointed with this hotel. We had a cool reception when we checked in after a 6 hour drive. The location is wonderful, with easy walking to a public beach, Eden and the Lost gardens of Heligan. The receptionist put us off looking for the private beach. The food was good but not cheap. Our deluxe double was on... More 

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

My husband and I stayed here with our son, daughter-in-law, and our 2 grandsons, aged 7 and 2. The interconnecting rooms with beautiful view suited us all well.. Everyone of the staff we came across were excellent. They were attentive, friendly, polite and willing to ensure our stay was comfortable and enjoyable. Nothing was too much trouble. Plenty for all... More 

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Thank Barbara G
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thursday 16th June 16, My husband and I arrived at 11.00 am and were greeted by the Spa Receptionist Alex, who showed us to the spa and explained the details of our day to us, and she gave us complementary bath robes, slippers and lovely soft white fluffy towels for us to use throughout our day at the spa. The... More 

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1 Thank Carol B
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first visit to the Carlyon Bay Hotel and stopped for six nights, apart from one cock up where I got a Ribeye instead of a Fillet, which was more than made for by the freshly made béarnaise sauce which was made for me on request. I could not fault the experience I had while I was there,... More 

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Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback, I am delighted to see you enjoyed all aspects of your break with us. Thank you for your comments regarding our staff and the service you received, Laura, Megan and her team were delighted to have helped make your break here with us a pleasant one. I was pleased you... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
GreenLeadersSilver level
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf course
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about The Carlyon Bay

Address: Sea Road, St Austell PL25 3RD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Austell
Price Range: $221 - $409 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Carlyon Bay 4*
Number of rooms: 72
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Also Known As:
The Carlyon Bay Hotel St Austell
Carlyon Bay St Austell
Carlyon Bay Hotel St Austell
The Carlyon Bay St Austell, Cornwall
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in St Austell
#4 Business Hotel in St Austell
#4 Romantic Hotel in St Austell
#4 Family Hotel in St Austell
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