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Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Sunday carvery here is very popular and great value for the money if you don't mind the queue and the rather manic atmosphere. They do provide a gluten free gravy if you don't mind waiting for it and on the whole I would recommend it to hearty eaters who like to pile their plate high. There were two choices...

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Launceston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in for lunch, the Inn was really busy for a sunny day in very late November, but it was explained that they do a very good carvery on Wednesdays & Sundays! The welcome was very friendly despite being busy, we enjoyed a macaroni cheese starter and calamari with scampi and a fish pie to follow with a bottle of...

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StAustellManagement, Manager at Harbour Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Didn't eat here but popped in every other night for a post dinner drink. Without exception the staff were happy, friendly and created a great atmosphere. Saturday night with the live music playing was particularly good. Will miss it when I return home. Especially the great St Austell ales.

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StAustellManagement, Manager at Harbour Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely 5* review. We are really glad you enjoyed your time with us and the live music!. We hope to welcome you back in the very near future!

Harlow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed on two occasions in November 16 whilst house hunting in the area. We stayed in a room to the side of the building, there were no views but it was a lovely clean and comfortable room. On the 2nd occasion we had a harbour view room, the room was slightly larger but was located over the bar. We...

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StAustellManagement, Manager at Harbour Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely 5* review, we really appreciate the time you've taken to share your experience. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back very soon hopefully from your new home!

Somerset, England
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only had one night here but the rooms were finished to a very high standard with every small detail thought of (including ear plugs for those that did not want to hear any noise). The staff were extremely friendly and helpful and we will definitely go back.

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StAustellManagement, Manager at Harbour Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we really appreciate the time you've taken to share your experience. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back very soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful old building that has been gutted on the inside and renovated in pastiche of an old pub. We were very keen to try the food when we arrived as we have seen great reviews. Unfortunately the kitchen had shut early - earlier than its normal 9pm and despite being residents the chef declared there was no...

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StAustellManagement, Manager at Harbour Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on your recent stay with us at. Please accept my sincere apologies that the level of standards you experienced did not match your expectations. Your comments have been shared with the relevant Management so that they may deal with the issues that you have kindly brought to our attention. We take on board all customer...

Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great night away with friends! Accommodation is of a high standard, warm comfy beds and lovely toiletries! Spectacular view of the crashing waves and mad surfers! The staff were gave a warm friendly welcome!

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StAustellManagement, Manager at Harbour Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5* review, we really appreciate the time you've taken to share your experience. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and look forward to welcoming you back very soon!

Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here the night of storm Angus & although the pub experienced loss of power for a while the staff coped admirably. They had a fire going in the lounge & were waiting for our return to warmly welcome us back from our night out. Our coats were taken & dried overnight for us & we were even guided...

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StAustellManagement, Manager at Harbour Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we really appreciate the time you've taken to share your experience. We are so pleased that your stay was memorable for all of the right reasons, and look forward to welcoming you back very soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well presented, lovely bathroom. The staff were young and friendly. The reason it missed on a 4 is down to the food. It was well done but one of the days specials was running low (1 left) odd given we were early for dinner and another dish (seafood tagliatelle) was also off the menu. Otherwise a good place to stop....

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StAustellManagement, Manager at Harbour Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a positive review - we hope to welcome you back again very soon!

Helston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked a table for my daughter and myself for Sunday Lunch, at 12 o'clock. When we arrived we bought tickets at the bar, and then joined the short queue at the carvery. We were very impressed with the size of the plates and the generous helpings of meat, as well as the variety of vegetables available to which we...

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StAustellManagement, Reservations at Harbour Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed our carvery. We look forward to welcoming you and your family back in the near future.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Harbour Inn, Porthleven, is a lively pub situated on the harbour serving fantastic food all year round using fresh local produce. The decor is a comfortable blend of old and new, creating an atmosphere which is relaxed, informal and individual. The en-suite hotel style bedrooms are cosy and inviting, blending comfort with character, some enjoy sea views over the harbour. Located, on the Lizard Peninsula (near Helston) with its beautiful beaches, historic harbour and quaint narrow streets of fishermen's homes is the ideal location from which to explore historic Cornwall. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbour Inn

Address: Commercial Road, Porthleven, Helston TR13 9JB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Helston > Porthleven
Price Range: ₹ 6,470 - ₹ 9,368 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Harbour Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Didn't stay, I ate lunch”
 of 5 bubbles Ancientrover, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The rooms on the front have a fantastic view of the harbour”
 of 5 bubbles Countrybabe, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Harbour View”
 of 5 bubbles DawnS159, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Harbour facing rooms excellent”
 of 5 bubbles kayann17, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“get a room that's not above the bar in the back end of the Inn”
 of 5 bubbles darreng578, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
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