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The Fowey Hotel

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Landrake
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Fantastic time away again .lyndsay and the staff always welcome us back and always on hand to help ! We took our dog cooper and had a garden room fantastic so relaxing !we can't wait to return ! The complementary cream tea beat us the scones were huge but very delicious! And what better way to relax after a beautiful...

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Lindsey C, Manager at The Fowey Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Linda S, Thank you for your review. We were so pleased to read your comments and I will pass your kind feedback on to the whole team. It is always lovely to welcome returning guests and we very much look forward to your next visit. Don't forget Cooper! If we can be of any further assistance do not hesitate...

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Rm 305 17-18 March. A lovely hotel in a great place with awesome views. Nothing that unique there I suppose but, where this place differs is the quality of the guest experience. Superbly friendly and attentive team and outstanding food. Sumptuous breakfasts and gorgeous dinners. Add to that a gin bar and terrace with a massive variety of drinks on...

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Lindsey C, Manager at The Fowey Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ChrisJDav, Thank you for your review. It was so lovely to read your comments and I will be sure to share your feedback on to the team here at Fowey. We are genuinely in one of the most beautiful places and do not take it for granted for a second. I do hope we will be welcoming you back...

Exeter
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned for a second time for 2 nights and the Fowey Hotel is still the same - excellent! We so enjoyed the warm greeting and the estuary views from our room, the food is really so delicious and all the staff are friendly. I'm not telling you any more as we want to keep it for ourselves!!

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Lindsey C, Manager at The Fowey Hotel, responded to this review

Dear winner007, Thank you for your review. I am delighted you enjoyed yourselves and will be sure to share your kind comments with the team. We look forward to welcoming you again. If myself or one of the team can be of any assistance please cntcat us on 1726 832551 option 0. Kind regards, Lindsey Cunningham Deputy Generel Manager

Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at all the Richardson Hotels and all have been great, This one is number one on my list, 2nd The Metropole 3rd Falmouth 4th The Grand 5th The Grosvernor, and i would go back to all again,

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Lindsey C, Manager at The Fowey Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sandie244, Thank you for your review. It is so lovely to read that we are a favourite of yours. Richardson Hotels are a fantastic group to be a part of. I do hope we will be welcoming you in the near future. If myself or one of the team can be of any assistance to you please contact us...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the Fowey hotel for afternoon tea it was excellent the staff were both polite and helpful I would recommend this hotel as nothing seemed to be too much trouble we were also given information about forthcoming deals and events a truly great afternoon

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Lindsey C, Manager at The Fowey Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Melvyn H, Thank you for your review. I am delighted you enjoyed your afternoon with us. We are really proud of the team we have here at Fowey Hotel and I will be sure to share your feedback with the team. Hopefully, we will welcome you back in the near future. Perhaps we will see you one Sunday for...

Eastleigh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in February booking a deal for 2 nights dinner, bed and breakfast. We do not usually book dinner for all nights as we like to try local restaurants but this time we were glad that we did. The food is excellent, beautifully cooked and presented and with a great wine list. The inclusive dinner allowance of £31pppn was...

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Lindsey C, Manager at The Fowey Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Gerry B, Thank you for your review. We are delighted you enjoyed your recent stay. I will be sure to share your comments with the team. We are very proud of the staff at here at Fowey - there passion for customer service shines through and we couldn't ask for more. Our kitchen crew are currently working on the...

Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A frequent visitor to the area, I had often thought it would be fun to stay in this imposing looking, yet with an air of being welcoming, late Victorian hotel overlooking the harbour. Needing to visit the area this weekend, we took advantage and booked our room. We splashed out on an Executive Room, as we wanted to overlook the...

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England
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been visiting The Fowey Hotel for 20+ years now and it has steadily improved over the years, the staff are excellent, the location is fantastic (we love the views), the rooms are clean well sized and appointed, the food is great, the bar has now got a Gin theme, but the best thing is it is in Fowey...

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Lindsey C, Manager at The Fowey Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Leadon, Thank you for your review. It is wonderful that after so many years that we are still welcoming you back! We are continuously maintaining the hotel and have already refurbished 3 bedrooms this year alongside other projects. Our team here at Fowey will be delighted with your feedback and I will be sure to share your comments with...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful location with stunning view of the Estuary and the ocean. The staff are always polite and if you enjoy a gin and tonic there is an enormous choice including some delightful Cornish ones.. Nothing changes here even in the terrible weather and lunch was delightful .

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Lindsey C, Manager at The Fowey Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Annie W, Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit. Our Gin selection is forever growing so hopefully will have a few new additions o your next visit? Keep an eye on the website for some fantastic new addition from April too! Kind regards, Lindsey Cunningham Deputy General Manager

Helmdon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great hotel. We loved everything about the hotel - view, food, service, room. The staff were wonderful, very attentive and friendly, nothing was too much trouble. The food was delicious, very accommodating for a vegetarian and super breakfasts. I could sit and look at the view all day. We would definitely return.

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Lindsey C, Manager at The Fowey Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Rachael B, Thank you for your review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. I will be certain to share your feedback with the team. Our chefs are currently working on some new creations and we are starting to introduce new dishes to our Spring menu - needless to say it is going down very well....

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  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Fowey Hotel Restaurant
Fowey Hotel Restaurant
Cuisines: British, European
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Made famous by the celebrated authoress, Daphne du Maurier, and ranked as one of the UK’s most desirable locations, the pretty Cornish town of Fowey, is a delight to explore. Clusters of characterful buildings, cottages and shops tumble down the hillside to rub shoulders with those stacked along the curving main street, which runs parallel to the Fowey estuary. The Fowey Hotel, with its wonderful views over the town, estuary and the sea is the perfect place from which to explore it all!There's plenty to do and see too. Shopping is fun, with a variety of independent specialist shops, galleries and delicatessens - with not a high street name in sight! The town is a most pleasant walk from end to end; to be taken at a reasonable dawdle, in order not to miss a bit as there are some wonderful surprises just round every corner.From here you can venture east or west along the South West coast path and walk for miles or drive no more than a short distance, to visit the numerous sights and attractions situated in this lush, verdant area of Cornwall.The Fowey Hotel is part of Richardson Hotels of Distinction. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Fowey Hotel

Address: Esplanade, Fowey PL23 1HX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Fowey
Price Range: $184 - $357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Fowey Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 37
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