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    The Waterwheel Inn

    Bodmin Road | Trethowel, St Austell PL25 5RR, England
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    Reviewed 2 March 2017

    This hotel was having an extension built while we were staying there but didn't impact our stay at all. The room was small but beautiful, with en suit and tea and coffee facilities. The owners were very friendly. Would definitely go back.

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    Reviewed 26 February 2017

    our hosts were most welcoming, room was very clean and bed ectremely comfortable, breakfast included was excellent. had an evening meal in the restaurant on site great choice well prepared Would definitely stay there again

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    Response from frithsoken, Owner at The Waterwheel InnResponded 28 February 2017

    Thank you for taking time to leave a review following your recent stay. We love this place and it is always lovely when guests love it too.

    Reviewed 26 February 2017

    Great Hospitality and food. Special mention of help and suggested visit the Holywell Chapel. This a 'thin place', contact with Cornwall's spiritual heritage. Mustn't for get Curwen the dog who welcomes all visitors in a friendly, but not excessive manner. Well worth a visit and...More

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    Response from frithsoken, Owner at The Waterwheel InnResponded 28 February 2017

    Thank you for your lovely review. I had to look up what a "thin place' was; there are many descriptions but I love this Celtic saying;- "Heaven and earth are only three feet apart, but in thin places that distance is even shorter". That is...More

    Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here last night in rooms 3 and 6. It was a truly splendid stay! We were greeted warmly by Francesca and were shown around the accommodation. Our rooms were well decorated and had good views. We had dinner in the restuarant and outstanding...More

    Thank Victoria G
    Response from frithsoken, Owner at The Waterwheel InnResponded 28 February 2017

    I am so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Kernow is always delighted to perform his tour guide duties! I'm really sorry to hear about the shower problems. We are in the process of converting our heating system with a new boiler room which...More

    Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

    We've visited this restaurant on and off going back over the last 25 years with each of the different owners and no one seemed to make a go of the place. The current owners however are welcoming and friendly and it's great to see that...More

    Thank RichardBest
    Response from frithsoken, Owner at The Waterwheel InnResponded 28 February 2017

    Thank you for your kind comments. It has been a labour of love restoring this wonderful old place back to glory since we bought The Waterwheel in 2011, but what it takes, it gives back and we feel privileged to be its custodian. I am...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$93 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 8
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    Anne Marie G
    15 June 2017|
    Response from frithsoken | Property representative |
    Yes, we are open but it is advisable to make a reservation. Please ring us on 01726 67435 to book a table.
    30 November 2015|
    Response from frithsoken | Property representative |
    Thank you for your enquiry. Unfortunately we have a Christmas Party group on Saturday so we are unable to accommodate further diners. I hope you find somewhere and also hope to see you in the future. Francecsa
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