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Trelawne Hotel
Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Mawnan Smith
Certificate of Excellence
maidenhead, Berks
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11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“A lovely break”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2014

Our latest annual visit to the Trelawne did not dissapoint. The proprietors, along with their staff, bent over backwards to make our stay pleasant and relaxing. The catering from breakfast to dinner, the latter with a varied, ample and satisfying menu, changed daily, was great; likewise the views across Falmouth Bay from our table. These views are enhanced for those fortunate enough to be able to secure Room 21 on the second floor, which is comfortable and spaceous. All in all, good value. My wife and I certainly plan to return.

Room Tip: Rooms facing towards Falmouth Bay, no.21 especially.
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  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Billy80
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 bubbles
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2014

We have just spent six nights at this lovely hotel. We had a wam welcome on our arrival, the room was spotless and newly decorated with a wonderful sea view. We opted for dinner, bed and breakfast and found every meal to be of the highest quality and thoroughly enjoyable. The owners, family and staff not forgetting the chef, made this hotel well worth a visit and certainly hope to return in the future. This is a lovely quiet country hotel for which a car is essential.

Room Tip: Rooms on the 1st floor at the rear have an excellent view of Pendennis Castle to the left and Rosemu...
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  • Stayed June 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank almscliffe
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cornwall england
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112 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2014

my husband and I had dinner a few Saturdays ago ...great surroundings and glorious views out to sea and countryside ....Great food and good menu plus notification at back of menu where they buy their produce ...excellent idea .......service also very good prices reasonable ......We will be back again for another evening meal very soon..... Unfortunately they don't do Sunday lunch as we would go more often..........This hotel is a really great family run hotel and loved it's warm surroundings......We will visit again soon

Room Tip: Sorry didn't stay overnight at hotel so can't comment on the rooms
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  • Stayed June 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 1 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank catCornwallEngland
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Reading, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2014

It was our second visit to the Trelawne which is set in a lovely part of Cornwall. The accommodation is first class, as is the food with a varied menu. The staff are very welcoming and friendly. We certainly look forward to returning in the future.

  • Stayed June 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Dawlish
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2014

My partner and I have just stayed here for a four day break. The hotel was immaculately presented and spotlessly clean. The bedroom (room6) was bright and airy with a decent size bathroom. The menu was very good and varied and the food was of a high standard and always served nice and hot at the exact time we asked to eat. Staff were polite and friendly. Although there is wifi this does not seem available in all bedrooms, it wasn't in ours. However it is available in the lounge and bar and the cosy sun lounge at the entrance. Apart from a hiccup with housekeeping when our key went walkout, a very enjoyable stay. The hotel is only a few minutes drive from the stunning gardens at Trebah and Glendurgan. Also very nearby is Mawnan Church where just behind you can join the coastal path with wonderful views over the Helford passage.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Abergavenny
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2014

Trelawne is a traditional English hotel set in a beautiful part of Cornwall - easy access to stunning coastal and country areas, about 10 minutes from Falmouth, and very close to numerous places of interest for day visits. The hotel is very well and efficiently run with attractive accommodation (both private and public spaces), very clean and comfortable, and guests enjoy the benefit of a nice little bar in which to enjoy a quiet drink - usually whilst waiting for dinner which for those chosing to dine in is of a high quality - nice fresh food excellently served and presented by the efficient and friendly staff. (Breakfast is very good, too!). Guests who might not want to be out and about all the time can enjoy the very attractive lawned garden which overlooks the sea. A very attractive and peaceful place, Trelawne provides good vaue for money for those wishing to enjoy a relaxing break.

Room Tip: Some are a bit larger than others so if space is an issue, it might be best to inquire about that...
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  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Abergavenny
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2014

We first paid a brief overnight visit to this Hotel with friends and liked it so much that we returned recently for a longer stay. On the coast and close to Falmouth this family run Hotel enjoys a spectacular position and has very comfortable and well equipped en suite rooms. Staff are friendly and efficient and the communal areas are well furnished and spacious including a friendly bar, and excellent comfortable sitting areas with magnificent views of the sea and surrounding countryside; plus some well stocked book cases with a range of interesting and informative reading matter. Definitely a place to visit for what it has to offer plus its proximity to many lovely destinations for day trips.

Room Tip: Sea view a real bonus
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  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Christine W
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Property: Trelawne Hotel
Address: Maenporth Road, Mawnan Smith, Falmouth TR11 5HT, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Falmouth > Mawnan Smith
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Mawnan Smith
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Trelawne Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Trelawne, a unique country house hotel, enjoys an unrivaled position with panoramic views of Falmouth Bay over to Rosemullion Headland. The Trelawne offers rooms with fabulous sea views and crisp white linen. Fresh seasonal locally sourced produce is served in our restaurant, which too has fantastic panoramic views. Experience for yourself the peace and tranquility of this unspoilt part of Cornwall, where you can relax, unwind and enjoy the abundance of walks from the hotel and surrounding area. Owned and managed by the Gibbons family for 43 years, we pride ourselves on our friendly service and excellent food. Some of Cornwall's most famous gardens are close by, along with sailing, golf and horse riding. ... more   less 
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