The Gables Guest House

1 Edgcumbe RdSt AustellPL25 5DUUnited Kingdom
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About The Gables Guest House

Set amid private gardens, The Gables Guest House features four letting rooms and a communal sun room. This adults-only B&B places guests near the Saint Austell Golf Club and a 15-minute drive from the Eden Project.

Rooms are either en-suite or offer access to a private shower room and one has a four-poster bed. All rooms feature amenities such as  Egyptian cotton linens, TVs, complimentary Wi-Fi and tea and coffee making facilities.

The Gables Guest House offers a shared guest lounge. The property is non-smoking although guests may smoke in the garden. No animals can be accommodated.

A cooked breakfast is included in the rate. This can be enjoyed in the dining area or, weather permitting, outdoors in the garden seating area.

This B&B lies within three miles of Charlestown Shipwreck & Heritage Centre, six miles from the Lost Gardens of Heligan and 12 miles from Lanhydrock House & Gardens.


1 Edgcumbe Rd, St Austell, PL25 5DU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1726)72638 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hypoallergenic rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 10:00

Positive Reviews

Warm and friendly hospitality

Guests find that Barbara and Mike, owners and hosts at the Gables Guest House, offer a warm welcome and go out of their way to ensure you enjoy your stay. This couple seems to have found the happy medium between engaging with the guests and affording them privacy. Plus, they are knowledgeable about the area and happy to offer tips.

Great breakfast and Cornish cream tea

Reviews of this property frequently refer to the breakfast as enjoyable. Guests say the food is well cooked and there are plenty of options to enjoy. Furthermore, the option to enjoy Cornish cream tea is appreciated, especially when it can be enjoyed out on the patio in warmer weather.

Excellent location

The location of this B&B holds lots of appeal to guests. It is found to be in a quiet area yet within easy reach of many of the area's most popular attractions. Many guests took the opportunity to visit the Eden Project, which is less than 15 minutes away by car. Guests also note the short walk into the town centre, as well as the abundance of beaches within easy reach.

Negative Reviews

Minor issues

The majority of guest feedback for this property is very positive and it certainly doesn't seem like there are any major concerns here. A handful of guests mention that there is some traffic noise during the day and a couple of others comment that they would have preferred their bathroom facilities to be en-suite.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 17 reviews across the web
8.7 /10
8.7 out of 10 based on 17 reviews