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Jersey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Althea Library is a real gem with fantastic Cornish home-spun hospitality and an extensive breakfast menu. I can highly recommend the Green Room which has a real 'wow!' factor. If you want to be spoiled for a few days this is the place to stay.

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This B & B gets it right in every way. Good hosts Good facilities Great breakfast Great location Great house Very clean and tidy We stayed a weekend and we wished it could've been longer. This B & B will now be our number one choice when we visit Padstow👍

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We stayed in the junior suite which comprises a bedroom, bathroom and sitting area. The linen and towels were like new and the whole suite was spotless. The ensuite was fitted with black granite and the shower cubicle was spacious. The toiletries provided smelt very good and were a treat to use. The bedroom included a sink which was superfluous....

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Penzance, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Room very clean and well stocked with essentials especially the bathroom. Great breakfast. Ideal location if attending Rick Stein Cookery School. Car parking on site. Comfortable sitting room if you need to relax or avoid the rain. A pleasant relaxing break away from it all.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Excellent accommodation with everything delivered as promised. Perfect location for The Harbour. A clean and tidy well equipped suite and a friendly efficient welcome. We will definitely return. Thanks Jane and Geoff

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Bourne
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We have stayed at Althea library many times now but this was our first winter break and it didn't dissapoint Jane @ Geof are run a brilliant B&B everything is spot on the breakfasts are superb and wel'l be back in July.

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UK
Reviewed 1 December 2016

We were lucky to find such an excellent B&B that ticked all the boxes. The location, spotlessly clean accommodation, quality towels and bed linen, exceptional breakfasts and at all levels, an attention to detail. Even more impressive, was the passion that Jane and Geoff have for not only ensuring that where possible their guests needs are met but they also...

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Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Delighted to have stayed recently at the Althea library. We originally booked it as the bigger hotels in the area were all full but the Althea library will be now be our first choice on future visits. Beautiful room and the best breakfast in Padstow!.. Happy days!.

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Alcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Due to family and lifestyle changes it had been many years since we last stayed with Jane and Geoff at the Althea Library. Nothing had changed, still the very warm welcome and spotlessly clean and cozy rooms.The rooms are comfortable and well thought out with all the little extras that make life easy.The bonus of on-site parking and a gentle...

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Hereford
Reviewed 8 November 2016

What a find! I can't really add much to all there other reviews except concur with all the positive comments. We stayed in the Puffin Suite which was stunning with such an attention to detail. Its clear that so much thought has gone into the look and feel and to make every detail perfect. It's of a standard - in...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Grade II Listed Building, converted from a school/library and situated in the oldest part of Padstow near the Parish Church and a 5 minute walk from the harbour, shops and excellent restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Althea Library

Address: 27 High Street, Padstow PL28 8BB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Padstow
Price Range: ₹ 7,842 - ₹ 9,803 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Can't think of anything we needed that wasn't there.”
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