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Truro, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

spent a night here after booking to see a live act in Falmouth, lovely place great sea views and beautifully decorated, home from home.We had a huge breakfast in the morning to set us up for the day. Owners are lovely, can thoroughly recommend staying here, handy for both beach and town.

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

Hi Andy Thank you for posting this cracking review. We are so pleased you found your visit to be homely. We appreciate your recommendations and hope next time you are in Falmouth you will look us up. Once again, many thanks The Westcott Family. More 

North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Superb Guest House, 10/10 you could not get more accommodating hosts if you tried We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here, lovely decor, immaculately clean a lovely good quality well cooked breakfast We had a problem with our vehicle when we arrived and much help was willingly given to help us rectify the issue I have no hesitation I recommending this... More 

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

Hello again Ken Thank you for this fabulous review, hope the car made it home in one peace. Both yourself and your wife were a pleasure, maybe try a sea view room next time. Once again, many thanks, Regards - The Westcott Family. More 

Crewe, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Sandra and family looked after us wonderfully (inc some impromptu coffee pot juggling at breakfast :-D ) Fantastic room with a bay window and small seating area to look down to the sea. The bed was huge and exceedingly comfy, and we also had a bath. Breakfast was gorgeous as well, which is always good. I can't recommend this B&B... More 

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

Hello John Thank you for this great review, I could use you for our agent. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to your return. Kind regards, The Westcott Family. More 

catcott
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38 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

A very good welcome and attentive owner, a very pleasant place to be. The room was very good, clean and a comfortable bed the en suite was on the small side but ok. The lounge area was good with a wide screen TV Breakfast was very good with a wide selection of foods and very attentive service

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

Hi CatcottSomerset Thank you for the lovely review you posted for us. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you visit again. Kind regards, The Westcott Family. More 

Kelowna, Canada
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10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is a v.g. B&B in a v.g. Location. Our room had a bay window/sitting area with a view of the sea. The bed was comfortable. The breakfasts were excellent. The family that runs the place are efficient, friendly & heipfull. It is on quiet side street about 3 minutes walk from the beach with a good restaurant right on... More 

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

Hi Marg & Don Thank you for posting this great review for us, it is appreciated by all at The Westcott. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, a Westcott breakfast sets you up for the day so glad you enjoyed it. Once again very many thanks from The Westcott Family. More 

Slough, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

If you are looking for a good B&B in Falmouth, I suggest you try the Westcott Guest House. This family run B&B is well situated, a couple of minutes stroll to the beeches, or approximately five minutes’ walk into Falmouth town. The Westcott experience starts on arrival as soon as you start to meet members of the family, Tommy, Sandra,... More 

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

Hello Mike Would like to thank you for this glowing review you posted for us, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We would not like you to grow any further facial hair nor have to shave your chest so we have put an ajustable mirror in the bathroom. Kind regards, and many thanks from The Westcott... More 

Exeter, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 June 2016

The room was clean and beds very comfortable. The staff were very welcoming, helpful and friendly. There was a lovely choice for breakfast from fresh fruit, cereals, bread rolls, croissants, meats, cheeses and cooked breakfast items plus a variety of fruit juice and tea or coffee. All in all a very enjoyable place to stay. Would definitely stay again or... More 

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

Hello MazzaB59 Thank you for your lovely review, we are so pleased you felt welcomed and comfortable at The Westcott. Breakfast also seems to have been a winner, thank you for showing our choice of breakfast. If you visit Falmouth again, we would love to see you back here at the Westcott. Once again, many thanks from The Westcott Family. More 

Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

All the staff are friendly, helpful and really welcoming. The info folder in the room is really clear and full of all the things need to know. Location is fantastic, easy walking distance to everywhere. Parking was easy because once you get here you don't need to drive. Just have to leave car keys in case someone is blocked in... More 

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

Hello Archerie I would like to give you a very big thank you for this review, we really appreciate the depth of the review, it must have taken you some time to complete. All the staff at The Westcott are always grateful to receive a review but one like this is very special. A very big thank you from the... More 

Edinburgh
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

I stayed at The Westcott in February for a couple of days and I loved this place. The B&B is one of coziest I've stayed at. The room was very nice and a lot of little details. Breakfast was great and the beach is literally less than 1 minute away. There's a lovely beach cafe and restaurant 2 minutes away,... More 

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

Hello, I would like to thank you on behalf of all The Westcott family for the fantastic review you posted for us. I'm so happy you find it cosy and homely yet just a minute from the beach. The weather is glorious at the moment and when the sun shines over the sea its magical. We hope you come and... More 

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Reviewed 14 May 2016

Forget all the stories and myths about seaside landladies, Sandra is simply amazing, from the moment you step through the door, Sandra treats every guest as though they were family. You are welcomed and shown the lounge and breakfast room, and then shown up to your room. The rooms are varied in the view from the windows, but each one... More 

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The W, Owner at The Westcott, responded to this review

Dear David Thank you for this fantastic review, it is very kind of you to post such a glowing review for myself and all my family. I'm so pleased you feel welcome when you visit us, we feel that we have achieved our goal if our guests are both comfortable and happy during their stay. Both yourself and your wife... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Friendly family-run bed and breakfast offering good quality accommodation at affordable prices. Ideally situated, it overlooks the award winning, Blue Flag Gyllyngvase beach and is just a short walk away from Falmouth Centre. Less than 1 mile from Pendennis Castle a truly Fantastic location to explore Cornwall's coastline and gardens. We have single, double & twin rooms all with ensuite available. We have a luxurious kingsize room with separate seating area overlooking the beach/sea. We have an outside seating area for guests to sit and watch the sun go down over the sea in the evening. We now have Infinity Wifi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Westcott

Address: Gyllyngvase Hill, Falmouth TR11 4DN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Falmouth
Price Range: $113 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Westcott 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Stayed in room 10 which is at the back of the Guest House”
 of 5 bubbles helensaunders1, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Top floor has great views but all floors are quiet and rooms have good sized bathrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles ktnicholl, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“all rooms great.”
 of 5 bubbles B9853GNandym, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If possible, go for the Super kingsize room, it's well worth a little extra money”
 of 5 bubbles 873johny, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Difficult only saw one room”
 of 5 bubbles trevorcatcott, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
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