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Housel Bay Hotel & Restaurant

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09/04/2017 10/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 13 June 2013

Great views, helpful manager. Unfortunately the rooms need a refurbishment and the mattresses renewed. The restaurant serving staff need some training. Failed to understand why the tables in the dining room, which were set up for meals, were not used. Dinner was served on the verandah and no table cloths used. The serving staff stomped around which was quite distracting...

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2Thank Shirley S
Paris, France
Reviewed 12 June 2013

We spent a last-minute night stay at the Housel Bay Hotel. Our first impression was breath-taking. The view is probably the very best this hotel can offer. Unfortunately the service/customer care was a full let-down! And gave our stay a bit of a sour taste. Spending almost £300/night, we had to view/let us into the rooms ourselves. The dinner was...

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2Thank Lisa 太
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 May 2013

Lovely stay at The housel bay hotel. The views are absolutely amazing. Excellent food, very helpful and friendly staff........ Just rooms need refurbishment .......... Breakfast from 8.30- 9.30 , but if you are late still have lovely food.

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Thank jolca
Reviewed 2 May 2013

We just stayed here on a short honeymoon trip around Cornwall. What an amazing place, and as one previous reviewer had pointed out, an eclectic haven and definitely not your run of the mill hotel. The views are absolutely amazing, the welcome warm and the food excellent. Alfred, the owner made every effort to make sure we had a great...

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1Thank GrahamandJules
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 April 2013

Another great stay at The Housel Hotel, Housel Bay. Front facing room this time with beautiful view. 2 blinds plus curtains meant that lighthouse beam was not distracting at night. Excellent food although the menu was the same most nights. Very helpful, friendly staff. Breakfast not until 8:30 but we soon got used to having a lie in!

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1Thank rosi w
Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2013

My husband took me here for my 40th birthday as a surprise as we stayed here on my 30th , we always said we would go back as we remember the food was outstanding, im am vegetarian and find most restaurants the choice is a bit boring but the menu they had it was hard to choice as it all...

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1Thank Jaws12345
St Columb Major, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 December 2012

We spent four days here at the end of November. Had a sea facing room, which had all that you wanted including an ironing board. The view was terrific sun rise and sun sets were spectacular. Food was excellent as was the service.. . We were lucky enough to see two choughs at Kynance cove. Lots of places to discover...

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1Thank Anne D
Helston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 December 2012

We went there for an organised Christmas lunch yesterday, 2nd December 2012, and it was stunning. Food was gourmet standard, very reasonably priced, and the most amazing views. I would recommend this hotel for its food alone. We did not see the rooms.

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1Thank Keith-Reynolds
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2012

Without doubt, one of the most impressive views of a hotel I've stayed in. Perched on the edge of a cliff, with a view of the lighthouse on Lizard point, the hotel couldn't be better situated. While slightly outdated in its decor, the reception from staff was hugely friendly and accommodating. Food in the restaurant was also very good quality....

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1Thank Gemma Q
Devon
Reviewed 11 October 2012

This was our groups third visit to this eclectic special hotel. Once again we werent disappointed. Great food with an outstanding vegetarian menu which would put to shame many veggie resaturant. This is not one of your bland 'could be anywhere' hotels. If you want one of those go to a Travelodge. This is a special place, idiosyncratic and different....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are situated in a spectacular location at the Lizard in Cornwall. A lovely sandy cove nestles beneath the Hotel, and the Cornish Coast Path runs through the gardens and cliff lands. A place in which to walk, to eat and drink well and to set aside the cares of the world. Unspoilt scenery, outstanding cuisine (AA Rosette and RAC Dining Award) and a healthy lifestyle, we are also home to Britain's most southerly webcam. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Housel Bay Hotel & Restaurant

Address: Housel Cove, The Lizard TR12 7PG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > The Lizard
Price Range: $193 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Housel Bay Hotel & Restaurant 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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Housel Bay Hotel And Restaurant
Housel Bay The Lizard
Housel Bay Hotel & Restaurant The Lizard, UK - Cornwall
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