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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
Come and join us for a restful and relaxing break at our family run guest house here in the heart of Falmouth. The Red House is an elegant and distinctive Victorian house which overlooks the picturesque harbour and the River Fal. This beautiful William Morris designed Victorian house was originally built for and owned by Lord Kimberley around 1870. This family home has been lovingly transformed into a bed and breakfast and is ideally positioned to capture the full beauty of Falmouth and the surrounds. Situated about 150 meters from the sea front (Gyllyngvase and Castle beaches) and about 7 minutes walk into the town and harbour. Near to Princess Pavilion with its beautiful gardens with free entertainment in the summer, The Maritime Museum, Pendennis Castle and Falmouth Town train station is also nearby. This is family a run guesthouse offering a quality bed and breakfast to make your stay as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, special diets can be catered for i.e... Wheat, gluten free, vegetarian, vegan or raw vegan (please advise in advance). There is onsite parking for 6 cars with free street parking also available all nearby. Free Wi - Fi is available in all rooms or use of a computer with printer in the breakfast room. There are three rooms on the ground floor for ease (not having to use the stairs) and a further 6 rooms on the first floor. A galleried landing on the first floor with stunning views across the bay to Flushing making an ideal photo opportunity or to sit and gaze at the boats going by, it is also a tranquil place to sit write post cards or just read. Pet friendly: We accept pets in certain rooms please telephone prior to booking to check a room is available. There is a charge of £5.00 per night; unfortunately we cannot accept pets in the breakfast room.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Golf course
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Non-smoking rooms
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85Good for walkers
Grade: 85 out of 100
21Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
5Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
56Room tips
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Booked the Red House for my wife's birthday and very impressed. Made to feel really welcomed by the owners and a complimentary bottle of bubbly thank you .Property overlooks the harbour and we had a wonderful view.Stayed on a bed and breakfast basis and the breakfast very good
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Response from NickA2374, Owner at The Red House
Responded 2 weeks ago
Ahhh we are so pleased that you both enjoyed your special birthday weekend away with us. Thank you so much for you very kind words, we are so glad that you enjoyed everything, the breakfast and the weather.
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I absolutely love this place. It’s like a home from home. Beautifully presented house in a great location with the lovely Karen & Nick who make you feel immediately welcome. The house is spotlessly clean and tidy and the bed very comfy and crisp laundry and plenty of pillows.
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Response from Nick A, Owner at The Red House
Responded 12 Sep 2018
Thank you so much for your very kind words. We are both delighted that you have enjoyed your stay here with us and certainly look forward to welcoming you and your wife back here to stay with us.
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We (me, my wife and our 14 y.o. boy) were hosted by Nick in the most friendly and effective way: he explained the main things about the structure then we were able to accommodate in the rooms. The rooms were comfortable, extremely clean and also very stylish (for example, my
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Response from Nick A, Owner at The Red House
Responded 27 Aug 2018
Thank you for letting us know your views about ou stay here with us. We are so pleased that you not only enjoyed your stay here with us but Falmouth as well. We are pleased that you found your rooms well equipped, we feel it is important when being away from home thus making your trip more comfortable and enjoyable. We hope to welcome you back again.
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My partner and I stayed here recently and what a lovely experience. The whole house is spotlessly clean, there's a great breakfast choice including daily specials and both Nick & Karen were warm, friendly, helpful and efficient in all they did for us. This is a great location
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Response from Nick A, Owner at The Red House
Responded 11 Aug 2018
Ahhh. Thank you so much for your very positive feedback. We are so please that you enjoyed not only The Red House but Falmouth as well. It was so nice to meet you both and we really look forward to welcoming you back soon.
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We stayed here for a long weekend and had a room, which overlooked the harbour. We had room only accommodation and therefore I can not comment on the breakfast. The room was clean, spacious and nicely decorated. We had a fridge in the room, with fresh milk in it, which was so
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Response from Nick A, Owner at The Red House
Responded 11 Aug 2018
Thank you both for your review of us and the house. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the little extras in the room, we too feel it is important when you are away from home. We are looking forward to you return to us.
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Is there TVs in each room?
There is a tv in each room in a superior room they are smart tv,s and tv with DVD players in the other rooms
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"All the rooms are extremely comfortable (they are fitted with sound-proof windows) and clean"
"Pick a room at the rear if you can for the view"
"The harbour view room, that we had was lovely"
"Rooms facing Falmouth harbour have beautiful views"
"Rooms are very loud at street side."
US$81 - US$131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomEnglandFalmouth
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