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Newmarket, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 April 2015

Wonderful historic eco managed and beautifully maintained historic Rectory with connections to Thomas Hardy. Sally showed us round the house and gardens with great enthusiasm after a lovely welcome. The food was home grown and cooked perfectly with a large range of breakfast dishes including four different types of smoked fish. Simply sumptuous. Lots to do locally and many coastal...

2Thank steve2295
Reviewed 20 April 2015 via mobile

This was a visit back to the area where we spent our honeymoon 30 Years ago. We stayed in The Old Stables which was a lovely self-contained area of the house with its own woodburner and sofa. It was absolutely perfect. The house and garden are beautiful and have an interesting history with connections to Thomas Hardy and the owner's...

1Thank cwinnit
Wallington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2015

A wonderful place to stay! We stayed in Emma's room, which is very comfortable with a beautiful view of the garden and a very modern bathroom. Sally and Chris were very welcoming. The breakfast was excellent every morning.

2Thank John D
Dorset U.K.
Reviewed 27 March 2015

Stayed for three nights, seemed far to short. Warm welcome by Sally and Chris, with tea, which was most welcome. We stayed in the the Rector's room, very well appointed. Lovely idea two Bath robes, quality towel's, lovely bathroom. Tea, Coffee, bottled water, home baked biscuits, little extra's we appreciated. We also enjoyed an evening meal, with the chance to...

2Thank bevilj
Towson, MD
Reviewed 26 March 2015

We had a wonderful visit at the Old Rectory. The rooms were spacious, showers new, and the heat was just right! Sally and Chris, our hosts, could not have been more gracious with terrific made to order breakfasts and a nice dinner where they joined us along with other guests. The place is steeped in history--Thomas Hardy actually lived and...

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Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2015

A perfect break - this was probably the best B&B we have ever stayed in. We were welcomed by Sally, and Millie, with a pot of tea in the residents lounge and that was just the start of perfect stay. We were there for three nights and thus had the opportunity to try six of the breakfasts - but we...

Thank Stephen P
Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 December 2014

I stayed here with a friend and was not disappointed. It's a beautiful house set in it's own grounds and is steeped in history. The rooms are well appointed in a period sort of way and are clean and cosy (but not small). I stayed in the Stable room which is excellent and very roomy with it's own mini lounge....

1Thank Dave1334
Reviewed 17 November 2014

I needed a weekend break and picked The Old Rectory at random. Though tucked out of the way I found it very easily with the directions given on the website. Really didn't know what to expect but was greeted by Sally, the owner, who proceeded to welcome me and take my bag. I was showed to my room which was...

1Thank Matt63d
Reviewed 6 October 2014

We look to come to stay at The Old Rectory at least twice a year and this was our first visit of 2014. We stayed for nine nights this time and our visit was for the Boscastle Walking Week [a must for 2015 if you've not been before - 18th - 25th April - stick it in your diary]. We...

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Poundbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2014

Welcoming hosts. Beautiful and quiet setting yet quite close to A39. We stayed for six nights and only met one car on the approach roads so it was easy to access, signposted from where your Sat Nav takes you. We really enjoyed our stay and the evening meals and the exceptional breakfasts. We had dinner there on five nights and...

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The Old Rectory is in a quiet and secluded area offering four luxurious en-suite rooms in a historic house with Thomas Hardy connections close to the picturesque village of Boscastle. We are surrounded by 3 acres of our mature gardens including a productive walled Victorian kitchen garden, producing fruit and vegetables for breakfast and evening meals (by arrangement). Guests can enjoy our viewing deck over looking the sea and Valency Valley. Hardy wrote he left with "Magic in his eyes" and we hope you will do the same! Dog allowed in The Old Stable Room only. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Old Rectory St. Juliot

Address: St Juliot, Boscastle PL35 0BT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Boscastle
Price Range: RM426 - RM597 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Old Rectory St. Juliot 5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“We always take Emma's room”
 of 5 bubbles benv663, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Either of the two rooms overlooking the gardenOld world comfort”
 of 5 bubbles DinnerLadies, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All rooms look fantastic and the two we stayed in were Emma's and Hardy's”
 of 5 bubbles N1Eng, 16 Feb 2016 | Read review
“all good, all different, look and choose :-)”
 of 5 bubbles Elen_Sentier, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are first rate but we couldn't fault Emma's room in any way and would ask for it again.”
 of 5 bubbles JPRHampshire, 11 Aug 2015 | Read review
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