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The Carlyon Bay

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel is set on a spectacular bay, which cannot disappoint. We booked a double seaview room and a single seaview. The double room on the first floor with a large shared balcony was exceptional and good value for money. The single room was small but adequate. If we paid anything for the side seaview there, it wasn't worth it....

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

A two night stay in a fabulous hotel where business is definitely a pleasure. As ever, fantastic staff, a wonderful meal and a beautiful refurbished bedroom- worth paying extra to wake up to a sea view.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just back from another lovely three days at my favourite hotel as usual spotlessly clean and tidy lovely room excellent food and friendly efficient service what more could you ask for a lovely place to celebrate our ruby wedding the only problem was the weather but even they couldn't sort that

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just returned home from a fantastic stay at this hotel. Upon arrival the staff took our luggage and we took a very welcome seat in the lounge for a Cornish Cream Tea, the scones were very fresh and the tea was lovely and hot. We returned to the desk and got our keys. The standard inland room was of a...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Booked a spa day for a friend and I at Carlyon Bay hotel. It was lovely. The inside of the hotel us really nice and the staff friendly. The spa area is well fitted out with jacuzzi, stream room, sauna, heated beds and a small pool. The treatments in the package were great we both glad back, shoulder and neck...

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Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have battled with the game of golf for many years, for the sake of my husband who would just love us both to get out there and play the game together and go away on mini golfing breaks!! So.............I decided to take the bull by the horns and try a residential course in the hope that the continuity of...

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Hoboken, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fantastic hotel. I have walked past this hotel on holidays to Cornwall most of my life but this was the first time I actually stayed in a hotel in the local area. I am pleased I picked the Carlyon Bay Hotel. Not only does the hotel seem to beam old world charm, it is the epitome of a...

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BrendHotels, Guest Relations Manager at The Carlyon Bay, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your fantastic comments, I was delighted to see you and your family enjoyed all aspects of your break with us. I was pleased you enjoyed the complimentary extras included with your room and that our Gin Experiences were a big hit with your party. Your comments regarding the food and service were a pleasure to...

Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for a few nights for a spring getaway, just to relax. The staff were very welcoming, friendly and helpful.The rooms were very comfortable and clean, and the little touches such as turning the lights on in the evening when you were in the bar and leaving a little chocolate on the pillow went down well. If I had...

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BrendHotels, Guest Relations Manager at The Carlyon Bay, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Carlyon Bay following your recent break. We are always trying to think of ways to enhance our guest experience here at the Hotel so I was most pleased you enjoyed the 'extra touches'. With regards to breakfast, we do regularly test the temperature of the buffet items to ensure it is of...

Chester
Reviewed 1 week ago

A slightly late review... Me and my partner stayed here last April for a little 'staycation' break. We wanted a 5* place with good food, service, location and facilities and we were not disappointed! The food was incredible. We had bar food which was really nice and well priced. However, the restaurant food was fabulous. We are both seafood/fish lovers...

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BrendHotels, Guest Relations Manager at The Carlyon Bay, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your fantastic comments, I was delighted to see you enjoyed all aspects of your break with us. We take great pride here in the quality of food served so your comments regarding the food and service were a pleasure to read, thank you. I do hope you will choose Carlyon Bay again when in the...

Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a gorgeous meal we had today. Chef kindly catered for my Auntie who cannot eat gluten, and make a fresh, gluten free batter for the cod and chips... It was divine! I had the prawn and salmon omelette which was simple and tasty, no fuss, just perfectly simple. Surroundings are lovely, attention from staff is second to none, and...

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BrendHotels, Guest Relations Manager at The Carlyon Bay, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Carlyon Bay, I was delighted to see you enjoyed your meal with us and your dietary requirements were well catered for. I do hope we will see you soon again for lunch or maybe afternoon tea!

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about The Carlyon Bay

Address: Sea Road, St Austell PL25 3RD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Austell
Price Range: €159 - €355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Carlyon Bay 4*
Number of rooms: 72
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Also Known As:
The Carlyon Bay Hotel St Austell
Carlyon Bay St Austell
Carlyon Bay Hotel St Austell
The Carlyon Bay Cornwall/St Austell
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#1 Green Hotel in St Austell
#4 Business Hotel in St Austell
#4 Romantic Hotel in St Austell
#4 Family Hotel in St Austell
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“If you can, go for a seaview room, otherwise you may be looking over the roof tops”
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