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Amsterdam
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful guest house. Karen and Nick are wonderful hosts; friendly, sociable and very hospitable. They serve an excellent breakfast upon request and the rooms are very comfortable. Nicely decorated and recently refurbished; with a mini-bar and private bathrooms. I would highly recommend this; very close to both the beach and the harbour and within walking distance of High...

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

Thank you Tom for not only choosing to stay with us but for your very kind words. It was great to meet the three of you. Such fun and wonderful shoes (so jealous) or should I say Nick is. We both look forward to welcoming you again soon, we hope.

middlewich
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Red House was spotlessly clean, the bed very comfortable, a nice room with good furnishing. It was owned and run by a charming couple, who were very sociable and eager to please. They were extremely helpful and and went out of their way to do whatever you wanted. The Red House is in an ideal situation for local amenities,...

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post this review. We are so pleased that you both enjoyed your stay here with us. We both look forward to welcoming you again, soon we hope.

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely couple of nights at the Red House. Rooms lovely, food lovely and felt very relaxed. I am allergic to milk and can recommend this place for anyone who is cautious about letting other people cook for them because of allergies. Karen gave me confidence that she understands the importance of keeping dishes totally free of things, and...

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us and for posting this great review. It realy was a pleasure to cook not only for you being lactose in tolerent but for your friend which was fun creating some interesting vegan breakfast ooptions ( always like a chalenge) it makes me think on my feet. P.S. you could have...

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

A warm welcome. In a Great location and beautiful house. Lovely room, nicely decorated,nice and quiet too. Highly recommended .. didn't have the breakfast so can't comment on that. Definitely would stay again.

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the trouble to post this review. It was lovely to meet you both.

Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely welcoming hosts and a great breakfast; comfortable, spotlessly clean accommodation and in a great location near the beach in one direction and the town centre in the other. Great value. Free parking. Lots of thoughtful touches in the room. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would highly recommend the Red House.

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and for taking the time to post this review. We hopefully look forward to welcoming you again.

Bournemouth
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

So I thought it was time to review these guys as we have stayed here now on four separate occasions. And as per the title it was again another very pleasant stay. We had a king suite this time which is the same as a double just a slightly bigger room. For a B and B the attention to detail...

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Nick A, Manager at The Red House, responded to this review

Ah thank you so much for taking the time to post such a frank and honest review about us. It is so nice that you have stayed with us on 4 separate occasion and a testament to us that you have returned obvious you enjoy being here. Once again a big thank you for staying here at the Red House....

Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The Red House was ideal for our break in Falmouth. The room was clean and tidy and had an adjoining room for our teenage daughter, both beautifully decorated and ours had a view of the river. It was an easy walk from the beach for an evening or early morning stroll. Breakfast was delicious and our hosts were very sociable...

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you all enjoyed your stay here with us, it was lovely to meet you all. Glad you enjoyed the breakfast and our locality. Thank you for posting your review.

Great Horwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We normally stay in hotels but we are so happy we chose to stay at the Red House. Karen and Nick were wonderful hosts and made us feel really welcome. One evening we didn't want to go out. Karen advised us on the best Take aways and opened up the dining room for us, so we could enjoy our food...

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

It was so nice to meet you all at a tense time for one of you. We are so pleased that you all enjoyed your stay with us and that you found the take away menus handy. We look forward to meeting you all again soon we hope. Good luck with the anticipated answer to the interview.

Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The atmosphere is welcoming without being overbearing and the rooms are well appointed, clean and spacious. Breakfast was superb and a great start to the day, all from locally sourced suppliers. I'll be using The Red House in future, as my place to stay when visiting my son at Falmouth Uni, after all, we both had a great stay.

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you both enjoyed your stay here with us. We would like to thank you for taking the time to post you review about us and the Red House. We both look forward to seeing you again soon now that the audition is in the bag.

Reviewed 6 February 2017

The hosts are very accommodating if you arrive late. The room was wonderful, we had a twin room en suite this time round. The breakfast was just enough to set you up for the day. We had stayed here the last time we came down to Cornwall when my daughter was attending the Open Day at Falmouth Uni.

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Nick A, Owner at The Red House, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope the open day went well. Thank you for taking the time to post your views about your stay.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come and join us for a restful and relaxing break at our family run guest house here in the heart of Falmouth. The Red House is an elegant and distinctive Victorian house which overlooks the picturesque harbour and the River Fal. This beautiful William Morris designed Victorian house was originally built for and owned by Lord Kimberley around 1870. This family home has been lovingly transformed into a bed and breakfast and is ideally positioned to capture the full beauty of Falmouth and the surrounds. Situated about 150 meters from the sea front (Gyllyngvase and Castle beaches) and about 7 minutes walk into the town and harbour. Near to Princess Pavilion with its beautiful gardens with free entertainment in the summer, The Maritime Museum, Pendennis Castle and Falmouth Town train station is also nearby. This is family a run guesthouse offering a quality bed and breakfast to make your stay as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, special diets can be catered for i.e... Wheat, gluten free, vegetarian, vegan or raw vegan (please advise in advance). There is onsite parking for 6 cars with free street parking also available all nearby. Free Wi - Fi is available in all rooms or use of a computer with printer in the breakfast room. There are three rooms on the ground floor for ease (not having to use the stairs) and a further 6 rooms on the first floor. A galleried landing on the first floor with stunning views across the bay to Flushing making an ideal photo opportunity or to sit and gaze at the boats going by, it is also a tranquil place to sit write post cards or just read. Pet friendly: We accept pets in certain rooms please telephone prior to booking to check a room is available. There is a charge of £5.00 per night; unfortunately we cannot accept pets in the breakfast room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Red House

Address: 24 Melvill Road, Falmouth TR11 4AR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Falmouth
Price Range: $112 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Red House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Rooms at the back of the house have a lovely view and are nice and quiet.”
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