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    Merchant House

    49 Falmouth Road, Truro TR1 2HL, England
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          US$ 101
          US$ 98
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          Overview
          • Excellent54%
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          • Average12%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible2%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
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          Pets Allowed
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          Self-Serve Laundry
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 22 March 2017

          Fantastic place convenient for truro town centre, clean and comfortable rooms, all the staff are excellent nothing is to much trouble good value the breakfast is lovely with a huge choice all cooked fresh to order, we had a take away in our room the...More

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          Response from Nicky M, Owner at Merchant HouseResponded 27 March 2017

          Dear Scillies615 Thank you for taking the time to submit your lovely review. I am pleased you found the Hotel in a convenient location for your trip to Truro, and I agree whether it be a visit into Truro City centre or exploring the beautiful...More

          Reviewed 8 March 2017

          Superb rooms, very helpful staff and an excellent breakfast. Be sure not to miss the free afternoon tea and slice of huge cake. Close to town centre and to major roads for visiting other parts of Cornwall.More

          Thank John Y
          Response from Nicky M, Owner at Merchant HouseResponded 10 March 2017

          Dear John, Thank you for taking the time to submit such a lovely review. I am delighted to hear you found the rooms superb and the Hotel’s location to be perfect for your stay, and we agree whether it is a visit to Truro City...More

          Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

          We stayed at this hotel to visit our daughter and couldn't have asked for a more friendlier place to stay. The staff were very helpful and rooms were kept spotless at all times. Food was superb and hotel was convenient for Truro town centre. Will...More

          Thank Yvonne B
          Response from Nicky M, Owner at Merchant HouseResponded 9 March 2017

          Dear Yvonne & David, Thank you for your lovely review and kind comments regarding the food, cleanliness of your room and the friendly staff. We pride ourselves in delivering great customer service and a Cracking Full English Breakfast so I shall ensure your kind comments...More

          Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

          This was our second stay and we were not disappointed.On arrival we were told that we had been upgraded and had a lovely room with a beautiful view -the bar area is very welcoming with a wood burner and cake and beverages available to residents.There...More

          Thank mai d
          Response from Nicky M, Owner at Merchant HouseResponded 22 February 2017

          Dear Mai d, Thank you for your 5 star review of Merchant House, I'm so pleased you enjoyed your second visit to us and that we were able to upgrade you. "Homely" is the word we would use to describe ourselves so I'm pleased to...More

          Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

          We stayed both Friday and Saturday nights at this very comfortable bed and breakfast. The breakfast choice was great and the quality was there. Located a 10-15 minute walk down to the town centre - note going down is easy the trip back is all...More

          Thank Stephen B
          Response from Nicky M, Owner at Merchant HouseResponded 22 February 2017

          Dear Stephen, Thank you for your lovely review of Merchant House, I'm glad to see you enjoyed your stay with us and found us to be great value. You've mentioned all of the things that we do best: a comfy bed, a cracking (and plentiful)...More

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Things to do
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 83 - US$ 181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 29
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          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
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          • Cornwall >
          • Truro District >
          • Truro
          • Also Known As
          • Carlton Hotel Truro ,
          • Merchant House Truro, Cornwall
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Sylvia H
          Do you have any ground floor rooms for next time ?
          5 November 2016|
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          Response from Nicky M | Property representative |
          Hi, Yes we have 4 ground floor rooms which are 2 singles, an accessabilty double with wet room and a family room. Give us a call on 01872272450 to discuss rates etc. Regards, Nicky Whittaker Owner
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          Steven T
          Hi, I wondering do you do any rooms for 2 adults and 3 children?
          23 September 2015|
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          Response from Nicky M | Property representative |
          Hi, We have a family room which sleeps three people.Room 5 is large enough to fit a Z bed in at an additional cost of £15.00 and depending on whether you are happy for the other child to sleep in the bed with you that could... More
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