Porth Veor Manor Hotel, Villas & Apartments
Travel Blogs from Newquay
... over my legs and the seat, so I am now sat on a sticky seat with sticky trousers and sticky top! Nice! 06.47 1 hour 11 minutes to go! Breakfast is served - full English with Yeo Valley yoghurt, which was all very tasty! Mum is watching Marigold Hotel film and keeps laughing out loud - I don't think anyone else has noticed! There us also a very unhappy baby somewhere on the plane, thank you, thank you - it's no where near us!!!! An hour and 8 minutes now ...
Not much to write today. We came up from Cornwall using the M5 to save time, as it is quite a long way. Beautiful countryside, green fields, white sheep, black and white cows until Birmingham where it started raining and was very dreary.
Chester was founded as a Roman Fort in the year 79, so I am looking forward to exploring. It is very close to the Welsh ...
... He'll talk to anyone.
It was bracing and exhilarating with the wind blowing straight off the Atlantic. The swinging pub sign was creaking eerily and it was very very nice to get back to our warm little house for coffee and scones.
It was exciting having lunch in the conservatory with the rain lashing the glass roof. The strong wind brought the temperature down to minus 5, so we stayed in all afternoon and I had a lovely sleep.
... and found it to be one of the most interesting places of our whole trip. It is an ancient market town with a Norman castle and winding narrow streets full of interesting shops, homes and public buildings. We struggled up to the 11 th century motte and bailey castle and walked around the parapets.( We joined English Heritage which gives us free admission to lots of places.) We had a quick look at the 15th century St Mary's church, and ...
... this castle, nothing was going to stop me. It took ages to get back up to the top of the cliff, I could only manage about 10 steps before I needed a breather. I will admit I am carrying a few extra kilos from all the cream teas Terry makes me have.
We had our late lunch of smoked mackerel on a fresh baguette with a chilled bottle of sparkling perry, watching the rain and hail through the conservatory roof. Then we had a much deserved afternoon sleep.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility