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“Wonderful Food forget the Cream Tea's” 5 of 5 bubbles
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Harbour Inn
Ranked #1 of 8 Porthleven B&B and Inns
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“Wonderful Food forget the Cream Tea's”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2009

We have stayed in Porthleven on three separte occasions , not at the Harbour Inn. We have always stayed in a local cottage.
The Harbour Inn's Meals are great , good value for money. Staff very helpful. But forget the Cream Tea's they really do lt the place down. Deffinetly not value for money when you travel around Cornwall & see what Cream Tea's really are & what you can get for the same money.
Yes there are other resturants in Porthleven, but they are a lot more expensive.

Stayed September 2009, travelled as a couple
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  • Location
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2009

We had the pleasure of staying in the superior room with the bay window. we are booking in for July 2009. The food was good (perhaps they should not deep fry the breakfast mushrooms) well worth the money. we have tried self catering, and this is much better value for money. Used to run a St Austell pub myself and this one is well run and the beer is well kept.

  • Stayed November 2008, travelled as a couple
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Property: Harbour Inn
Address: Commercial Road, Porthleven, Helston TR13 9JB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Helston > Porthleven
Bar / Lounge Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant
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Ranked #1 of 8 B&Bs / Inns in Porthleven
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:4 star — Harbour Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 15
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Harbour Inn, Porthleven, is a lively pub situated on the harbour serving fantastic food all year round using fresh local produce. The decor is a comfortable blend of old and new, creating an atmosphere which is relaxed, informal and individual. The en-suite hotel style bedrooms are cosy and inviting, blending comfort with character, some enjoy sea views over the harbour. Located, on the Lizard Peninsula (near Helston) with its beautiful beaches, historic harbour and quaint narrow streets of fishermen's homes is the ideal location from which to explore historic Cornwall. ... more   less 
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