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Bolton, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
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Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

I have just had another perfect stay at this well presented luxury guest house. I have stayed here with both family and alone many times. The rooms are spotlessly clean and decorated nicely with superb quality beds, quality toiletries, bathrooms and showers and tea/coffee etc. Also free on site parking is offered. The breakfast buffet is superb along with the... More 

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London
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Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Just finished our annual visit at Dolvean House. Yet again Shawn went out of his way to create a home from home experience- thank you! Helpful, friendly and a top notch service which I would recommend to anyone who wants great value for money. Also 5 mins from the beach and 5-10 mins into town. Just perfect! :-)

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Thank Sarah W
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Reviewed 8 August 2015

This really is 5* B & B. Comfortable and spotless room, excellent breakfast catering for all possible tastes and ideally situated to explore the delights of Falmouth Harbour and town centre. Renate and Sean have all the information you need to help you plan your visit.

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Thank Mary M
Highworth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

Our sixth annual visit in a row and as good as ever. Rooms comfortable, spotless and well equipped. Every choice of breakfast is catered for. Shaun and Renate are charming and friendly hosts and nothing is too much trouble. We look forward to coming back next year as usual. C, S, G & E.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

Spent a couple of nights here and would definitely visit again. The room was spotless and very comfortable. Breakfast was everything a Cornish breakfast should be and the owners cannot do enough for you. It really is a gem of a B&B.

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Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 27 June 2015

We have just reluctantly said goodbye to Falmouth after another fantastic stay at the best Guest House in Cornwall, Dolvean House. Ideally situated for a stroll to the Harbour and Town Centre, but equally convenient to the nearby Gylingvase beach and Queen Mary Gardens. Our hosts, Shaun and Renate could not have been more attentive and once again made our... More 

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Thank terydactl
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Reviewed 22 June 2015

The B&B is a 10 minute walk from the centre of Falmouth and 5 minutes from the university Wood Lane campus. Rooms in the well-maintained period house are clean, spacious, light and constantly modernised, all of them with en-suite bathrooms and comfortable beds. There is a free wifi network. A nice touch for European visitors is the European power socket... More 

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Warkworth, New Zealand
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Reviewed 12 June 2015 via mobile

On arrival at Dolvean we were greeted by Renate offered a lovely cup of tea and given maps and advice on Falmouth attractions restaurants etc. our room was well appointed comfortable and very clean. Parking was also available just behind the house. Breakfasts were fabulous, generous and they were very accommodating to your personal needs. We would definitely stay again.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 April 2015 via mobile

Pretty little B&B, well located within easy walking distance to Falmouth (where you can find great restaurants/shops), as well some of the key attractions (such as Pendennis Castle). The owners were very friendly and welcoming - tea/coffee upon arrival was a great touch! They kindly upgraded us to a superior double which was a lovely room. Worth its five stars.... More 

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Bridgnorth
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Reviewed 6 October 2014

This is a super Bed and Breakfast.Good location off road parking very clean. Breakfast is really good all top quality local ingredients cooked to order I have stayed in posh hotels and not had anywhere near the choice or quality of breakfast served here. Shaun is friendly and very helpfull.This is all you need for a lovely stay in Falmouth.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
AA 5 Star Victorian house offering luxurious B&B guest accommodation, all en-suite rooms are individually decorated and most have sea or harbour views. Beds have pocket sprung mattresses, there is a guest lounge with licensed bar, free wifi & free easy car parking. A few minutes walk away from beaches and shops or a short drive to many of Cornwall's finest gardens, there is so much to do. A warm welcome awaits you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dolvean House

Address: 50 Melvill Road, Falmouth TR11 4DQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Falmouth
Price Range: $104 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Dolvean House 5*
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Dolvean House Falmouth, UK - Cornwall
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“We were at the top with a panoramic view.”
 of 5 bubbles kbfmcf, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“if not hearing challenged then a back room would be better”
 of 5 bubbles edwardc666, 15 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Try to get a room that does not face the street, esp. in summer when it's hot so that you can leave the window open overnight”
 of 5 bubbles herzbube102, 28 Jul 2014 | Read review
“I think you will find all rooms are good here, but just ring Shaun or Renate for details.”
 of 5 bubbles CameraMan620, 14 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Room 4 was quiet, clean and well arranged.”
 of 5 bubbles inclinekiwi, 13 Jun 2013 | Read review
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