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The Thirsty Scholar

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Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Pets Allowed
Free Parking
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This establishment is very comfortable and in a central location. The staff and management are most welcoming. The bedroom was good and a most comfortable double bed. It looks likes it has been updated as well, unfortunately the electric shower did tend to go from...More

Thank TimTimLondon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having read the reviews I was expecting a little more. However, I can not complain reference value for money. A good sized room with a large double bed was only spoilt by some dated decor. A good sized bathroom had everything I needed for the...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another enjoyable visit to this cosy pub! We opted for the pizzas and we found them to be very enjoyable and priced ok for value. Atmosphere is relaxed with a mixed bag of locals, tourists and students. Beer garden could do with a refresh though!

Thank Matt E
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We were very disappointed with this establishment. Although the majority of previous reviews are for the food, sadly we didn't hang around long enough for that. From check in to leaving was less than 1 hr! First time that we've ever had to leave any...More

Thank richardfoodie
Response from David T, Owner at The Thirsty ScholarResponded 23 October 2017

The reality is that this Guest didnt stay because she was asked to leave! This only the second time we have ever had to do so and in fairness, the first time was because the Guest was inebriated on arrival! On this second occasion it...More

Reviewed 26 June 2017

Went for a bbq newquay jive weekend, and stayed at the thirsty scholar, the rooms were bright and clean, the staff were very helpful and friendly at all times.we stayed for two nights and the second night had our evening meal there it was excellent....More

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Free Internet
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Breakfast included
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US$101 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$101 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Bed was really comfortable, and lovely shower"
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"The main road is single one-way with limited parking, so check where you are going to park over-night."
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"dont count on parking nearby."
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"Comfy, clean, atmospheric rooms"
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