Artist Residence, 20 Chapel St., Penzance TR18 4AW
A boutique-style hotel where each room is a “one-off” design by an artist. The Cornish Barn, is the in-house café/bar/grill for brunch and dinner.
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Boskerris Hotel, Boskerris Rd, Carbis Bay TR26 2NQ
Small, family- run hotel decorated in a bright, clever, contemporary style. The bedrooms are minimalist with up-to-the-minute bathrooms. The terrace affords superb views across the bay.
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Chapel House, Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AQ
A new, tastefully converted intimate, boutique hotel that marries Georgian architecture with contemporary furnishings. The 6-sizeable bedrooms have state-of-the-art bathrooms within them suitable for the young and body-beautiful. Since it opened it has been met with lavish praise from many a travelling hack who are most probably free and single without the encumbrance of children. Like The Scarlet (Mawgan Porth) it is marketed towards couples.
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Elements, Marine Drive, Bude EX23 0LZ
A well equipped boutique hotel in a pretty coastal setting. Bar- bistro, terrace, gymnasium and leisure facilities. Offers ‘Learn to Surf’ breaks with the Raven Surf School.
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Hotel Endsleigh, Tamar Valley PL19 0PQ
A former fishing lodge that overlooks beautiful, ornamental gardens, a Dairy Dell, an arboretum and the Tamar Valley. The staff are friendly and discreet, and its the ideal, practical stop-over after a long journey before you enter Cornwall. Two rods for hire in season for guests. Little sister to the Hotel Tresanton, St Mawes.
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Old Quay House, 28 Fore St., Fowey PL23 1AQ
Set overlooking one of the most beautiful estuaries in Cornwall with a resplendent waterside location offering stylish accommodation which is chic, welcoming and relaxed. Award-winning restaurant serves fresh seafood and more delights. Open all year.
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Lewinnick Lodge, Pentire Headland, Newquay TR7 1QD
If you seek isolation, heady sea views and to escape to a blustery headland with a fine bar, locally caught seafood and boutiquey bedrooms, or to pop by for breakfast at 8am after a surf.
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Longcross Hotel & Victorian Garden, Nr Port Isaac PL29 3TF
Refurbished boutique-style hotel with 4-acres of lake, maze-walkway, herbaceous plants, cream teas. Plant sales. Disabled facilities. Large decking area for al fresco dining. Open daily 11-dusk.
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St Mawes Hotel, St Mawes TR2 5DR
A (little) sister to The Idle Rocks. Smart and chic, but with less formality. Great sea views. Open for coffee, afternoon tea and cakes, or perhaps, a bucks fizz, or two. Cinema.
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Trevalsa Court Hotel, School Hill Rd, Mevagissey PL26 6TH
An interesting combination of a cosy boutique-style hotel within an Arts & Crafts Movement building. It also has its own secluded cove.
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Talland Bay Hotel PL13 2JB
Boutique-style family run hotel with fine sea views close to the coastal footpath. You can choose to eat between fine dining in the Terrace Restaurant, or the bar- like Brasserie. Both do ‘Catch of the Day.’ Art and sculptures liven the bright surroundings. Dog friendly.
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The Beach, Summerleaze Crescent, Bude EX23 8HJ
A little slice of New England-Boutique style has arrived in North Cornwall. With sea (and car park) views, fresh, airy rooms and cuisine, perhaps too precious.
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Tommy Jacks, Crooklets Beach, Bude EX23 8NF
A beach hotel marketed towards chic and fit surfers. They use language like groovy and squashy. They even have their own micro-brewery. Leave your car keys in Reception and get fit and enjoy the natural order of things? Nearby, their big brother hotel, Hebasca hebasca.co.uk