The Royal Duchy Hotel

Cliff Road, Falmouth, Cornwall, England, TR11 4NX , United Kingdom | Hotel
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
 

Travel Blogs from Falmouth

Bidding Ed farewell and resting

A travel blog entry by debandkeith on Aug 11, 2014

3 comments, 1 photo



I awake according to my custom before 5am:

Seagulls circling early,

Calling

"Come join us".

It's a rest day and we take the time to farewell Ed onto the London train and focus on preparing ourselves for the next stage of this adventure.

...

Day 7 - Hard going with heavy packs and hurricane

A travel blog entry by debandkeith on Aug 10, 2014

1 comment, 7 photos

... it keeps pulling the bag down. We trudge through deep mud around the flood plain and the muscles in my neck and shoulders are struggling with the pain and a persistent headache arises. It’s clear to me there will be no pleasure in today and I know Debby is struggling as well.

This is just wrong; it’s not how I wanted my last day with Ed to be. I wanted to enjoy it and I am instead cast down in a bleak mood and ...

Passing through the ages to negotiate the Fal

A travel blog entry by debandkeith on Aug 09, 2014

5 photos

... the road to Ruan. Don't worry it was the road to Ruan Lanihorne! We had another lovely experience while stopping on a green verge at the entrance to a tiny hamlet, we spread out our simple feast, considering ourselves fortunate to have found this quiet lonely spot. However we slowly became aware that the twitterings, scratching and rumblings from the hedgerow that we had company at our meal table. As I stretched out my bare legs I realised I ...

All the magic of Kennall Vale nature reserve

A travel blog entry by debandkeith on Aug 08, 2014

5 photos

... of the morning, so the afternoon was to provide a wonderful compensation.

Meeting a friendly local, called Martin, who was out walking his neighbour’s dog which was called Vanille (query spelling of French word for Vanilla) but which Martin insisted on simply calling dog. Martin escorted us through secret footpaths down into Kennell Vale nature trust. We found a veritable natural wonderland, which had been occupied ...

Walking the backlanes and paths of Cornwall

A travel blog entry by debandkeith on Aug 07, 2014

3 comments, 5 photos

... of the church and out past this seat came as no surprise. However there could be no greater contrast than with the more forlorn and uninspiring atmosphere around Godolphin Cross and the former church building with its formidable warning sign of CCTV and electronic mantraps. To think the ley line also runs through here is to raise questions of why the atmosphere should be so different. Reassuringly, ...

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.

Location

This hotel, located on Cliff Road, Falmouth, is near Trebah Gardens, National Maritime Museum Cornwall, Pendennis Castle, and St. Mawes Castle.
Map this hotel

Amenities

       

    TripAdvisor Reviews The Royal Duchy Hotel Falmouth

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding