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Blyth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Stayed here for four nights September into October. Rooms a little bit on the small size, but very airy and modern. The garden to this property is a wonder in itself and guest can enjoy the beautiful waterfall and ponds to be found here. Breakfast is taken in the conservatory, and if you come away hungry from this it is... More 

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2 reviews
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Great people running The Waterwheel Inn. Our stay was better than we had hoped for, Kernow the owners Labrador was the star for us, Wonderful setting with more improvements too look forward to. The rooms have a fresh look and the beds are very comfortable.

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Thank Ian R
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We had a lovely stay at the waterwheel, the room was great with good facilities with toiletries provided. We had a meal in the restaurant which was excellent and such good value. Will definitely be returning next spring!

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Kent, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

The service we experienced at the Waterwheel Inn was first class we stayed there at the same time last year and had a lovely stay which was why we returned and of course it lived up to our expectations again. Francesca and Mark are great hosts and you are made so welcome. Kernow the gorgeous black Labrador is adorable and... More 

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Clevedon UK
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

We had a fantastic 3 night stay at the Waterwheel Inn. The Inn us conveniently located for many nearby attractions such as the St Austell Brewery & the Eden Project. Our room was very comfortable and spotlessly clean. The owners are very friendly and welcoming. The Inn's garden,while a work in progress, is stunning. We had an evening meal at... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

As above, we had such a good time we returned. Still as good and welcoming, great food, including amazing breakfasts. Very likely we will return again in the future. Highly recommended for a visit to this part of Cornwall.

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Thank Richard D
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We stayed 24th to 27th September 2016...We had booked 2double rooms for our stay, everything was very clean in both rooms..The breakfast room is in the conservatory which has stunning views out to the garden, the breakfast was very good, catering for all needs...We had an evening meal in their restaurant, which again we can highly recommend.. Enjoyable stay..

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Channel Islands, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Front of waterwheel inn looking a bit more run down than website pictures. Food good , lovely garden, although right on busy road, not impression given on website bathroom had funny smell. lovely welcome from beautiful black Labrador.

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

Lovely place to stay, very welcoming hosts and comfortable rooms. The breakfast was excellent and we ate in the restaurant both nights, highly recommended. A good base for visiting nearby Eden project and Heligan.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We stayed here for 3 nights and could not fault it. The rooms have every thing that you need and the view over the fabulous gardens is great. The breakfast was enough to keep us going until the evening. There was one of the best selections I have seen. We thoughly enjoyed our stay and will definitely be back again.... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Waterwheel is situated in a wooded valley beside a river. We offer bed and breakfast accommodation in our eight en-suite bedrooms. In the evenings guests can have a drink in the licensed bar and eat in the on-site elegant restaurant, or a 10 minute brisk walk will take them into St Austell town centre. There is a delightful terrace and garden to explore and an ancient well, Druid's chair and waterfall at the bottom of the garden. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Waterwheel Inn

Address: Bodmin Road | Trethowel, St Austell PL25 5RR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Austell
Price Range: $106 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Waterwheel Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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The Waterwheel Hotel St Austell
The Waterwheel Inn St Austell, Cornwall
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“Room 3overlooking pond and garden ”
 of 5 bubbles EdwardS724, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Our room was compact but comfortable, practical, spotlessly clean and pleasant. The only drawback was the lights of the passing cars disturbed my wife (though not me). ”
 of 5 bubbles 812msp, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room was small but perfectly adequate.”
 of 5 bubbles dianem634, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Bodmin road is a busy road, but windows are double glazed so no traffic noise. The hotel it set back off the road. Good sized free car park”
 of 5 bubbles _geomar1208, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“good value”
 of 5 bubbles ianrI3369ZS, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
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