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Old School Hotel

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09/04/2017 10/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Otley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2015

This is the building which doubles as the school in Doc Martin, which is quite appropriate as it used to be a school! Very nice old building with lots of character, situated on the side of one of the VERY steep hills in Port Isaac. Friendly service if you decide to pop in for lunch, drinks, snacks etc. Reasonable prices...

Reviewed 14 October 2015

We were warmly welcomed by manager Sam. Throughout our stay she made every effort to make our experience of the Old School Hotel one that we will always remember. Our room, the mathematics room, was large, bright and airy with a hidden gem of a separate childs bedroom that would accommodate 2 children - very quirky and charming. The food...

3Thank Christine D
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2015

We spent 2 nights here and enjoyed our stay. The location is lovely, particularly for Doc Martin fans, and is great as a base to explore the amazing Cornish coastline. We felt the hotel was a little over priced at £100 a night. The rooms are 'themed' as school rooms, and we stayed in the Music room, but this consisted...

1Thank Jane M
Canvey Island, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

What a Marvelous place to stay. We booked the latin room but the views were better than we thought. 3 large gothic Windows with a view of the harbour. A deep Victorian bath ( with shower head option) safe and fridge, sofa and tv. Breakfast included was quality the car park is a massive bonus the staff all friendly from...

3Thank Paulosherratti
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Stayed here as a final 1 night tacked on to end of a nice 7 night stay in a great self catering apartment at Beachside, Rock, mainly to avoid need for taxi for dining at Restaurant Nathan Outlaw in Port Isaac. After reading other reviews I wasn't expecting things to be too much like a "boutique" hotel, and so it...

1Thank Jeff_in_Sheff
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 30 September 2015

We stayed at the old School House in the Latin room for three nights. The views from the room were spectacular. The room was clean and spacious, the bed comfortable and it was also quiet. There was free Wi-fi The breakfast was very nice and in spite of checking out all the eating establishments in town, we choose to eat...

2Thank Sandra0609
Pine, Colorado
Reviewed 29 September 2015

I stayed for two nights with my family in September 2015. I was absolutely blown away by the unprecedented views of the bay, spectacular food (catch of the day, lamb chops, fish & chips, amongst other fabulous dishes), wonderfully friendly staff (special mention has to go to Rachel who is quite possibly the nicest person I have every met), and...

2Thank Steve W
Fowey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Port Isaac is a gorgeous and largely unspoilt fishing village made famous by the TV programme Doc Martin being filmed there. The Old School hotel overlooks the very pretty harbour. The charm of the school has not been lost and you feel like you are stepping back in time as you go through the front door. Our room was beautifully...

1Thank Dodders007
Gosford, Australia
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We decided to travel to Port Isaac as it the town where Doc Martin show is set and to our amazement they were filming on the day after we arrived. So naturally we went along to view the filming. The Doc Martin Clunes is a real nice bloke before he went into his act mode. He talked with bystanders greeted...

Thank Frank O
Columbia, Missouri
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Keen fans of the Doc Martin television show, we had to stay here -- and we are so glad we did. First of all, the Geography room looks directly out onto the port and toward Doc Martin's house! Every time I looked out the window I was thrilled we were staying there! The room was comfortable and provided everything we...

1Thank WriterDianna

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The Old School Hotel in Port Isaac offers various accommodation from singles to family rooms, all en-suite. The hotel provides free wireless internet access and offers hotel residents free onsite car parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old School Hotel

Address: Fore Street, Port Isaac PL29 3RD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Port Isaac
Price Range: €95 - €142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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Old School Port Isaac
Old School Hotel Port Isaac, Cornwall
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“Ask for the Latin room. More expensive but worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles TerrywHamilton, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Did not stay and never will”
 of 5 bubbles bigdaddy4960, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“"Latin" overlooks the bay.”
 of 5 bubbles Annie19641971, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The larger rooms are the best and Biology has the best sea views”
 of 5 bubbles Julie172168, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one that overlooks the harbor. It's lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles PamHJ, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
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