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Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

We passed through Fowey last Summer and clocked it as a place to which we would like to return. We found the Galleon on the web. It is centrally located right on the water by the Polruan ferry. This is essentially a pub with rooms. Staff are very friendly and helpful, breakfasts are delicious and the views from the pub... More 

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

We popped in to find out where to have a good breakfast, they were kind enough to direct us. Due to their lovely friendliness we returned for a latte and my husband had a pint later in the day. What more can you ask for beautiful view, friendly staff, good latte and great ale! We will definitely be returning.

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Shaw, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 September 2015

My third or fourth visit to the Galleon in the last three years. Two of my nephews live in the area and I have travelled down from the Greater Manchester area to attend both of their weddings. The second one was this week and we visited the Galleon twice, once with my nephews intended Jen Evans and later the same... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 September 2015

Came here with my boyfriend for a 3 day break (22-25 Sept). This was a lovely pub with 7 en suite bedrooms upstairs. Greeted by the staff who are extremely welcoming and helpful. Overall the rooms were lovely, awesome bath/shower and the room was a great size for us two. The only moan I could have is that the other... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

After having first visited Fowey when living in the UK we try and visit every year. The Galleon Inn is our preferred place to stay. The best rooms are the ones overlooking the river, but this time we stayed in room 6. It is comfortable but you must remember you are staying in an active and vibrant pub that has... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

We were here for a week in Fowey and there is an abundance of delightful places to eat. We thought we would try the Galleon as one of these! Worst decision ever. The place was not very welcoming, staff were indifferent. We ordered food at the bar, required to pay in full in advance ( always makes me a little... More 

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Thank Scarlet M
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Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

When ever we call at fowey we always call in here to eat and never been disappointed. Staff friendly. I had crab sandwich husband had gammon. Would recommend anyone to visit this lovely place. Sat outside earlier with a coffee looking over the Quay.

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Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Great few days stay in this lovely friendly pub. Lovely views, good food and nice atmosphere. Rooms are comfy and breakfast is varied and plentiful! No car park here, but you can park for free in Park Road car park, which is a 5 min walk downhill or you can pay to park near the car ferry, and have a... More 

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Evesham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

We arrived early and were promptly told our room was ready, the room was clean and looked homely ( the decor was a little dated) the bed for our 5 yr old was made up and ready which was a bonus and didn't expect as we were aware it was a pull down! Breakfasts were delicious and very filling with... More 

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Thank AmaHow
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Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

A regular haunt of ours for a leisurely drink overlooking the quayside whenever we visit Fowey (about 2-3 times a year). Has become our chosen place to eat in Fowey too. Good food at reasonable prices. Great value. See you next time :) Only grumble is that I wish you served food all day rather than from 6pm. I also... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about The Galleon Inn

Address: 12 Fore Street, Fowey PL23 1AQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Fowey
Price Range: $122 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Only choose a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles MonicaW354, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 4 and 7 have river views but all are comfy”
 of 5 bubbles joannew751, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Go for the river view room 7 on the 2nd floor is excellent”
 of 5 bubbles JeanetteW93, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Front rooms are at a slight premium but well worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles PeteGlasgow, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for estuary view if possible, if not visit anyway.”
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 of 5 bubbles U6720PLdavidg, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
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