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Overview
24 Melvill Road, Falmouth TR11 4AR England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
Golf Course
Housekeeping
3.5 Star accommodation
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Description
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 More 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. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Golf Course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$90 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Red House Falmouth, UK - Cornwall
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Falmouth
Location
Full view
85Good for walkers
Grade: 85 out of 100
165Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
42Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

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...More

Thank Inuex W
Response from Nick A, Owner at The Red HouseResponded September 12, 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.

Reviewed August 27, 2018

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...More

Thank Dr_Jonx
Response from Nick A, Owner at The Red HouseResponded August 27, 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...More

Reviewed August 10, 2018

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...More

1  Thank Geoffrey M
Response from Nick A, Owner at The Red HouseResponded August 11, 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.

Reviewed July 9, 2018

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...More

2  Thank lindamb32
Response from Nick A, Owner at The Red HouseResponded August 11, 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.

Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

This place was recommended to us and it didn’t disappoint. The hosts were very friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The rooms were well equipped with extras that you would normally only find in hotels not guest houses. We stayed on a room only...More

2  Thank Sonia P
Response from Nick A, Owner at The Red HouseResponded June 4, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your views on the Red House and us. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay here with us and the option for opting in or out of breakfast breakfast you found agreeable (now...More

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August 29, 2016|
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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"
Dr_Jonx
Aug. 27, 2018
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"Pick a room at the rear if you can for the view"
geoffm184
Aug. 10, 2018
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"The harbour view room, that we had was lovely"
lindamb32
Jul. 9, 2018
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"Rooms facing Falmouth harbour have beautiful views"
Callimore
Sep. 11, 2017
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