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Ancient Shipbrokers

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1 Higher West End, Pentewan, St Austell PL26 6BY England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Babysitting
Pool
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Wife and I just returned from a short break, staying at this superb B&B. We considered Wendy and Mel’s hospitality in their lovely home to be faultless! We knew the location was up a steep hill, with slightly challenging parking, but free parking directly...More

Thank Adrian T
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Very friendly and welcoming owners. Very clean and tidy rooms. Lovely sea views and a very welcoming friendly pub in the village situated and not far from a lovely sandy beach. Would consider staying here again.

Thank Joanna J
Reviewed 14 July 2018

We had friends staying at the local campsite but we decided to take the comfortable option and were very glad we did. We had a really nice room with great sea views and a lovely en suite. Wendy and Mel made us feel very welcome...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Arriving at this delightful B/B and in need of a welcome after climbing a very steep hill with a large suitcase I was greeted with kindness and my case taken from me and taken upstairs to my room ! My room was homely and had...More

Thank Maydair
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This b&b is not in St Austell but closer to Mevagissey and reached down a very narrow road into Pentewan. The house has a lovely view over the beach and and Wendy and Melvyn run a good operation. Our room was fairly spacious with a...More

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Description

The Ancient Shipbrokers offers a haven of tranquillity nestling between the sea and the rolling agricultural fields towards the Lost Gardens of Heligan and the Eden Project. It sits in the centre of the lovely historic village of Pentewan over looking the beautiful fresh water harbour on one side and one of the best sandy beaches in Cornwall on the other. Local Dining (all within 5 minutes walk) : The Ship Inn, The School House Restaurant or Driftwood Bistro (on the beach). Visit Britain: 4**** Double/ Twin En suite Rooms with sea views.

Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
 
Hotel class
HOTEL STYLE
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
PRICE RANGE
US$98 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United KingdomEnglandSt AustellPentewan
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Traveller (15)
Room & Suite (4)
Pool & Beach (2)
Dining (1)
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"Small B&B so choice limited, but I believe all rooms have a view."
103adriant
4 weeks ago
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"Book the rooms at the front of the bnb for lovely sea views"
T042364
24 Jun 2016
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"Obviously we did not see all three bedrooms but from their description they do all have lovely views - the..."
Caz4709
27 Apr 2015
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"great sea views. and excellent bird and wild life ."
T1322UNalexs
13 Oct 2014
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