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Minerva Guest House

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Certificate of Excellence
Less than a 2 minute stroll from the beach, the Minerva offers free WiFi, a bar and a games room with a pool table and dart board. Located in the seaside town of Newquay, the property is surrounded by shops and restaurants. Blue Reef Aquarium is 3 minutes' walk away Inside, the rooms each feature a flat-screen TV and there is also an electric kettle. The private bathroom comes with a shower. Extras include ironing facilities. At Minerva, the bar offers a selection of beers, wines and spirits. Other facilities offered at the property include a shared lounge. Newquay Activity Centre is just a 2 minute walk away and you can enjoy water sports, including surfing, kayaking, canoeing and stand up paddle boarding. The property is 10 minutes' stroll from Newquay Train Station, 16 minutes' walk from Fistral Beach and less than a mile from Newquay Zoo.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Golf Course
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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Centrally Located
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
182Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
36Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews an excellent sea view be returning to this hotel family room lovely warm welcome full english stayed here fantastic stay high street a stones throw lovely hotel fresh fruit breakfast was delicious booked this hotel pool table games room minute walk family holiday
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 1 night in room 8 which had the most fabulous view of the beach. The room was lovely, clean, spacious and welcoming. The shower was fantastic! The complimentary touches like the biscuits were thoughtful and well received. Our host went above...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank itgirllighter
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights in this newly modernised guest house, very well presented, fantastically situated, couldn’t be closer to all of Newquay’s amenities, the hosts were extremely friendly and helpful, would definitely recommend 😎

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Billso
Response from MinervaMargaret, Owner at Minerva Guest HouseResponded October 13, 2018

Thank you David for your kind review, much appreciated.

Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

One of the friendliest places i've stayed. The rooms are clean and comfortable. The breakfast was delicious and Margaret is so welcoming. We spent a lovely, relaxed evening in the bar area where nothing was too much trouble for the staff Cannot recommend highly enough!!

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank evefalkingham
Response from MinervaMargaret, Owner at Minerva Guest HouseResponded September 25, 2018

Thank you Eve for your kind review. I hope the next time we see you, you have your voice back and it is under better circumstances.

Reviewed September 12, 2018

Great location if you like being close to the beach (2min walk). We were touring around the county and found it pretty easy and convenient to get out and in the city by car. Rooms seems like they've been recently refurbished, clean and warm. Very...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank AlonK39
Response from MinervaMargaret, Owner at Minerva Guest HouseResponded September 16, 2018

Thank you for your kind review. I musty clarify that 8 rooms have been refurbished and the rest will be revamped over the next two winters. Thanks again. Owen

Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for our recent break to celebrate my husbands birthday, the location is fantastic! Situated a stones throw from the beach and the town We stayed in room 15 it has been newly de orated and is very clean and fresh, the bed...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Hannah S
Response from MinervaMargaret, Owner at Minerva Guest HouseResponded September 16, 2018

Thank you Hannah for your kind review. Having our best room always helps guests enjoy their stay with us. You're welcome back anytime. Owen

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August 24, 2018|
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Response from MinervaMargaret | Property representative |
No, not at the moment, there are no safes in the rooms but it is something we will probably add next year
Gordon H
June 24, 2018|
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Response from MinervaMargaret | Property representative |
Hi Gordon, We have 19 rooms and only 5 spaces, which is why we don't advertise parking. If there is a space there you are welcome to it. There is free parking on the street and a car park only 3 minutes walk away. I hope... More
Room Tips
"Ask for a sea view"
Aug. 18, 2018
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"Front of the hotel have beautiful sea views."
Apr. 24, 2018
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"Rooms at the front have the best views."
Apr. 8, 2018
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"Ask for sea view & book in advance"
Oct. 16, 2017
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US$62 - US$133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomEnglandNewquay
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