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The Gurnard's Head

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Room & Suite (35)
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A famous old coaching inn on West Cornwall's beautiful Atlantic coast. Under new ownership since April 2006 and now restored to former glories. Simply decorated rooms, lunch and supper from the freshest of Cornish ingredients, outstanding views to the Atlantic and the neghbouring moorland.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Historic Hotel
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My wife and I have been walking the South West coast path, and had a couple of sections of the walk to do, between St.Ives and Pendeen lighthouse, so we decided to stay at The Gurnard’s Head, as they have a great offer for a nights stay, with dinner and breakfast. The room we
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I spent four nights here with a friend. On arrival we were made very welcome including my dog, Meg; indeed this is one of the most dog friendly places I have stayed in: dogs are welcome in the bar where owners are welcome to eat their meals. A Bowl of fresh water, A towel and
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Our second visit to this popular, cosy and eclectic pub. Good range of beers, dog friendly and some interesting and unusual dishes on the menu. This is NOT your average ‘pub grub’. It gets busy and reservations are recommended, especially at weekends and during busy periods. We
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I will definitely return! A great Country pub with accommodation. A roaring log fire greeted us on a cold, blustery day, with all staff attentive, chatty and smiling. A great lunchtime menu with fixed prices and lots of choices. Food was excellent and full of flavour. A real
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Anyone involved in the hospitality business would do well to take a stop off and admire how to run a venue. For that matter anyone not involved in the hospitality industry should go too! This is an absolute institution and continues to impress over the years since I have known
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The Garden
just a short walk from the back door
Room 6 - great window seat
newly installed
Is there a children’s menu?
I do not recall either but would expect they accomodate. I saw various families eating there so there shouldn´t be an issue.
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Is there a children’s menu?
Yes, we do have a children's menu, although not for Sunday lunch when we just offer smaller portion sizes of the grown ups' Sunday lunch. Absolutely happy to have children here and it's a rare lunch or supper (in school holidays of at weekends) when we don't see them.
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Yes they are dog friendly.
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"We stayed in room 1, from which you could see the coastline. Small, perfectly functional and immaculately clean"
"Our friends were staying at the place not us. Take food !"
"Ask for the largest room available"
"Try and book a standard double if you can as price seems more in line with quality offered."
"Room 6 had a good bed and moorland views"
US$80 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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