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The Slipway B & B

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The Slipway is a 7 bedroom Bed & Breakfast. Directly across from the historic fishermans market, stands the slipway. originally built in 1527, the slipway has enjoyed a varied life and was converted to a guest house post WW2. The B&B covers the top 3 floors of the slipway building. Beneath is the Harbourside cafe & Terrace which provides breakfasts and other facilities to the slipway guests.
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Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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My sister and I enjoyed 4 nights at the Slipway.
We have no complaints what so ever. It is an attractive, quaint and historic building immediately on the harbour in fact on the Slipway.
Everything is spotlessly clean. Our little suite had everything we needed and more.
The food
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What a quaint little b & b, we were in the Smugglers den, room 9. Plenty of room, had a small living area as well. Very clean and spacious for our overnight stay. The hosts were fab, showing us to our room and checking everythu g had been ok when we left. Breakfast was plentiful
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Spent a weekend for my partner’s birthday as a surprise and was not disappointed. What a lovely place, in a wonderful spot. The staff were so welcoming and friendly, nothing was too much trouble. Found them to be very helpful in advising us on where to eat & what was open out of
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Stayed here for 3 nights
Room was clean and warm but very small.
No where to store case and a bit clostrophobic.
That said staff were good and friendly. Breakfast was good choice and great food but very limited on time served as only available 8.30 a9.30.
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Stayed for three nights early November. We arrived early and were able to check in right away. Room was a good size and clean, there are several stairs to get to the rooms. Breakfast was always amazing, nothing seemed too much trouble for the guys and gals who work there. We
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Are there hairdryers available?
Each room has got a handheld hairdryer.
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Can a car park ticket to last the 4 night stay be purchased?
HI Paul best to use the new road carpark. you can register your car with Cornish Council Parking and then you can pay any lenght of time up to 7 days on the app. or ring the number on the payment box and you can do it over the phone i think rates are £2.90 per 24 hours in winter summer is £5 per 24 hours hope this helps
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is there parking available at the hotel or near??
every answer has given you a pretty good idea. the only thing they have missed is that if you prebook, i can assist with the hills and luggage. i can collect you and drop you back to your car as well as do sight seeing tours if wanted. call The Slipway direct and we can assist. cheers phil Owner The Slipway ( since july 18 2016)
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We are big fans of the Doc. and are thinking of a visit in mid May 2017. From my limited research it seems as though the Slipway is right in Port Isaac or just steps from center of town. We plan on training from London's Paddington station to Bodmin Parkway and then catching a taxi to go the added 18 miles to Port Isaac. Can anyone suggest an honest and reliable taxi service from Bodmin Parkway. I understand taxi should run about 35 GBP. Is that about right? Any suggestions for a tour company from Port Isaac for vising Cornwall area after spending 2-3 days in Port Isaac?
The Slipway is indeed the very centre of the historic port. you can pre-book a taxi from Bodmin Parkway or The Slipway will organise a transfer for you. As far as day trips, there are a few local companies or ask at reception. Day trips / drops off for for coast walkers are on offer and can be planned on arrival or prior. They can help with an afternoons surfing at Polzeath, an afternoon tea on a picturesque beach, a day down to the seal santuary or further to lands end. The B&B is being renovated at the moment. for up to date photos, its best to contact The Slipway directly.
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Do you accommodate dogs
The Cafe welcomes dogs onto the terrace, the shop and if they aren't straight from the beach, the ground floor of the rear cafe seating area. a (small / lap )dog friendly double room is planned from january 2018
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"Best views in top of the house, but stairs could be an issue for some."
"Room 1 is lovely"
"Love the room we had (and don't want to fight to get into it next time we stay - so won't tell you which one it was!)"
"Request a sea view room"
"Don't pick room 11 if you are over 6ft"
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 94 - US$ 236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
slipway hotel port isaac
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandPort Isaac
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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