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Poltair
Ranked #19 of 82 Falmouth B&B and Inns
Devon, England
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36 reviews
18 hotel reviews
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“Second visit - as good as the first..”
Reviewed June 28, 2013

My second visit to this lovely little hotel. The weather was wonderful for this trip to Falmouth and the stay at Poltair topped off a lovely few days enjoying Cornwall. The Hotel remains clean, well organised and friendly. The breakfasts are wonderful, home made yoghurt and bread and nothign too much trouble. Thoroughly recommended once again. Many thanks - keep it up!

Room Tip: Front facing offers a fine view and a balcony but all are good, clean and have lovely fixtures and e...
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  • Stayed June 2013, traveled with family
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Telford, Shropshire UK
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Reviewed June 18, 2013

As always a great stay at the wonderful Poltair. We came back for the Sea Shanty Festival in June 2013 for the 4th year, so that really tells you all you need to know. 5* accommodation, amazing breakfasts (can you eat again during the day? We couldn't!) and even the grey cat had become friendly. One small observation; the breakfast local radio station was drowning conversations between us and other guests, who we recognised from the previous year. We'll go back again next year, and so should you. 10/10.

Room Tip: Beachcomber or Seagull, on the top floor facing out over Emslie Road, towards the sea.
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  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
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Holiday-junkies, Owner at Poltair, responded to this review, June 19, 2013
Dear Trip Advisor readers

Thank you to RobSandy for taking the time and trouble to write a 4th review - we are all thrilled.

I will tell Anne and Malcolm about the radio - I'm sure they'll sort it out.

Guests at Poltair are lovely so I always try to be friendly (I used to be very nervous before I lived at Poltair).

Love from Oscar (the grey cat)
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Minehead, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 24, 2013

Another lovely stay at Poltair, we stay here every time we visit Falmouth. Malcolm, Anne and the staff are very helpful and cannot do enough to make your stay as pleasurable and relaxing as possible. Nothing is too much trouble.

Rooms are very clean and have excellent facilities, definately like a home from home! Plenty of choice at breakfast, the homemade yoghurt and bread is a superb addition.

Brilliant location with just a short walk to either the town or the seafront making it an ideal base when visiting Falmouth. We would highly recommend!

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 13, 2013

Excellent B&B which the owners run with a real sense of pride, lovely well decorated rooms with clean crisp bedding on comfortable beds.The facilities in the room are excellent, most impressed with the small fridge, fresh milk and nice mugs and breakfast a well deserved ten out of ten.
The hotel is in a great position close to Falmouth town centre with lovely sea views, we have had a great weekend and highly recomend this accomodation.

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
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Hampshire
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Reviewed April 8, 2013

Cannot recommend Poltair highly enough, agree with everyone else's comments, wouldn't think of staying anywhere else in Falmouth, it's definately home from home with the added bonus of home made jams, breads, yoghurts etc

Room Tip: We have stayed in two of the rooms, all good, the Heron was the last one, lovely.
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  • Stayed April 2013, traveled with family
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Sleaford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed March 20, 2013

My wife and I stay at Poltair every time we visit Falmouth. Everything is positive: the booking/confirmation process; clean, comfortable and well equipped rooms; friendly and truly committed owner and staff; superb breakfast service; plenty of parking outside the property. Highly recommended for hospitality, amenities and locality.

Room Tip: Study the Poltair website carefully - the descriptions accurately reflect each room's facilities...
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  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
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Swindon
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Reviewed March 16, 2013

I have stayed at Poltair a number of times. The owner is friendly, and always on hand if needed; rooms are clean & comfortable & breakfast is excellent. Excellent value for money. Poltair is situated about 10 minutes walk from Falmouth centre (once you know the shortcut) and there is plenty of on road parking outside the property. Highly recommended.

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Property: Poltair
Address: Emslie Road, Falmouth TR11 4BG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Falmouth
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Ranked #19 of 82 B&Bs / Inns in Falmouth
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Hotel Class:3 star — Poltair 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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