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    Porth Avallen Hotel

    51 Sea Road | Carlyon Bay, St Austell PL25 3SG, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good29%
    • Average16%
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    • Terrible8%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 273 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Stayed for 2 nights last weekend. Hotel is a handsome building on a prime position commanding magnificent views down the bay. Public rooms smart & well maintained , comfortable , welcoming. Our room ok & clean , ( certainly quiet as I requested ), bathroom...More

    Thank m_adnitt545
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Wonderfully friendly staff and fantastic views. Good food and comfortable accommodation. Only negative was lack of a lift so travel light. Book direct for best deal and dine in. Hotel is just across the road from coastal path and a short walk from Charlestown historical...More

    Thank Rod W
    Response from PorthAvallen, Front Office Manager at Porth Avallen HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for your kind review. I am glad that you found our hotel comfortable and especially that you enjoyed our food and friendly staff. We are a small team here and try our best to ensure guests are comfortable and happy. We hope to...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I visited with a friend and the hotel was in a great location amazing views The owner was a great host The restaurant meals very much enjoyed by both of us The bedroom was clean and functional maybe a little modernisation required but would definitely...More

    Thank Maxine M
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Unfortunately our room was right by the car park, had to keep one windows curtains pulled, as cars were parking right by our window, bathroom really small.room not very clean, I did mention this to the person on reception, but nothing was done about it....More

    Thank Geoffrey M
    Response from PorthAvallen, Front Office Manager at Porth Avallen HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    I am sorry that you were disappointed with your room on the occasion of your stay. We try to stop cars parking right next to the building but we don't have a car park attendant and consequently, people do park inconsiderately at times. Your comments...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    I think some reviewers are a bit hard on this hotel. We stayed here and enjoyed our stay. The location is superb with beautiful views of the coast and the bay. There is a ten minute walk down to Charlestown. The hotel itself has a...More

    Thank Carl P
    Response from PorthAvallen, Front Office Manager at Porth Avallen HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your kind comments. It is lovely to read such a positive review from guests who clearly understand what The Porth Avallen Hotel is all about. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming your return. Kindest Regards,...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $103 - $184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #8 Romantic Hotel in St Austell
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    Dave T
    Interested in reading your reviews. We booked in for 3 night's stay in June to celebrate our 48th wedding anniversary. On the third night I was woken at midnight and again at 6am by very loud fan noise appearing to emanate from just outside our room. There was no one to whom we were able to complain but at 6:15 a couple of the hotel workers arrived and heard the noise. I tried to complain on checking out but the owner/manager was too busy to see me and told his staff to get me to email my complaint. Needless to say my email and follow up recorded delivery letter were totally ignored. I am sending a final letter today and expect to be starting proceedings in the Small Claims Court in 2 weeks time citing "accomodation not fit for purpose" and "Loss of enjoyment of life". Do you think this is the appropriate action for me to take?
    November 28, 2015|
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    Response from Dave T |
    I was not expecting a reply but to my final letter but George phoned me when he received it.He said my initial complaint was lost due to a computer problem in July and a manager leaving. He immediately settled my claim and... More
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    "We were in a rear wing extension, bit of a route march through narrow corridors ...prime rooms to the front"
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    "Pay a bit more for a view."
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    "go for a sea view room it helps to make up for the shabbiness"
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