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Hengoed, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the observatory Monday and Tuesday night this week in the family room for our sons graduation .The room was spacious and immaculately clean and very comfortable. Breakfast was very very good, large portions and plenty of choice available. I left an iPhone charger in the room and Heidi was kind enough to ring me to say they had... More 

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Brandesburton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We have just stayed at the observatory guest house in falmouth with our young children, from when we arrived to when we left Paul and Heidi where friendly and welcoming, nothing was to much trouble (Heidi even brought some pens and paper out for our children while she was making breakfast for a full dining room). The guest house was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Paul and Heidi are the best hosts! We had a great stay at their guest house. Falmouth is a great location to explore around Cornwall, and Paul's directions and tips were very helpful. The rooms were excellent as well. Highly recommended!

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

fantastic friendly great value absolutely perfect breakfast. Rooms were a bit Small but very clean and comfortable. Heidi and Paul were really friendly and helpful. A short walk into town down a very steep hill ok going down but hard work coming up but cheap bu bus or taxi so not a problem. Would definitely stay again.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 11 April 2016

My partner won a two night stay for a couple.We could bring the two boys 10 & 2 for no extra charge which was very kind to start with.We also had to postpone the first pre-booked stay due to a funeral.Paul & Heidi were very understanding and let us re-book,which was very thoughtful and a big ask really. The room... More 

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Thank Cally W
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Short family break. Family room worked well. Location convenient for walking into centre of Falmouth. Very generous portions at breakfast with lots of choice on offer. Owners friendly & welcoming. Only minor niggle is that WiFi is quite weak in room. Would recommend.

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Thank Nick W
Grimsby, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Stayed for three nights, had two rooms ... Rooms are spotless and pleasantly decorated. Owners are welcoming and very friendly ... Breakfast was great ... The perfect little place to stay and see Falmouth ... Will stay at the Observatory again ... And the price made it all the more appealing...

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Thank Gillylonglegs
lincolnshire
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

We stayed for a week in august for our nieces wedding. Our 3 daughters and their husbands came with our granddaughter. Heidi and Paul were great hosts. The breakfast was brilliant, lots of choice. The rooms were spotless and very comfortable. We were only a 10 minute walk from the town centre. Looking forward to staying here again next year.

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Thank Corinne S
Leicester, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Stayed in the observatory for two nights whilst visting Cornwall. Easy to find, parking on the front, a nice welcome on arrival. Shown to our room (no 5) which had everything we needed and more. Was nice and clean. The owners paul and Heidi was both lovely very freindly and helpfull and informative about the local area. On both days... More 

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Thank Megan D
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015

This was the last stop of our holiday touring around Cornwall. We were given our keys on arrival to room 2 which had a slight old musty smell and a door that would stick but otherwise was extremely clean and had its own shower room/toilet . The hosts were very welcoming informing us of the area and could not do... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Observatory is situated close to town center, sea front and safe beaches, Open all year round. All rooms en-suite with LCD tv's, Beverage tray with biscuits in all rooms + hair dryers, bath and shower gels and soap, hand & body lotion. Towels are supplied, but please bring your own beach towel.We have boogie boards, buckets and spades for you to borrow + board Games. DVDs in family rooms, fully Central heated. We offer a varied breakfast menu using Cornish produce, Vegetarians catered for.Non Smoking, Free Off Road Parking and Free Wifi in all rooms.Paul & Heidi Look forward to meeting you. :-) come and visit our small family run B&B ;-) ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Observatory Guest House

Address: 27 Western Terrace, Falmouth TR11 4QL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Falmouth
Price Range: £67 - £103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Ground floor room available”
 of 5 bubbles GeoffS282, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Only saw two rooms but both was as nice and each other ... Both can offer a good nights sleep”
 of 5 bubbles Gillylonglegs, 14 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 was comfortable for two adults and one child”
 of 5 bubbles 204clairet, 3 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Probably upstairs”
 of 5 bubbles T9362IFsteveh, 18 May 2015 | Read review
“I would prefer not to be in the room by the front door. It was light and airy, but there was a very unusual smell that we noticed every time that we walked into the room throughout our stay, definitely not apparent anywhere else in the house!”
 of 5 bubbles sunrise4u341, 14 Mar 2015 | Read review
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