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Budock Vean Hotel

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Helford Passage, Mawnan Smith, Falmouth TR11 5LG England See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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On a quiet bend of the tranquil Helford River nestles the award-winning 4 star Budock Vean Hotel. This family owned and run hotel is set in 65 acres of glorious gardens, woodlands and its own golf course - ...More The Budock Vean is a sanctuary for rest and relaxation. With an AA Rosette restaurant renowned for amazing food, relaxing treatments in the Natural Health Spa, luxury self catering holiday homes, dog friendly cottages, tennis courts, kayaking and boat trips along the river, you can be as active or as relaxed as you wish. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Golf Course
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Tennis Court
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$166 - US$307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Budock Vean Falmouth
United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Falmouth > Mawnan Smith
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Room & Suite (33)
Dining (11)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We've stayed a number of times over the years and it's always lovely. The rooms are updated, fresh and comfortable, the restaurant & food simply fantastic and the staff efficient and friendly. With the golf course, putting green, croquet lawn, pool, spa, table tennis, hot...More

Thank HelenLynch
Response from BudockVeanHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Budock Vean HotelResponded yesterday

Thanks for reviewing your stay Helen. I hope your mum is recovering well, and I will pass on your thanks to Sue and the team.

Reviewed 3 days ago

We've loved the Budock Vean for spa days and gourmet weekends in the past, but this review is in particular thanks for their efforts to make a special family meal for my father's 80th birthday so wonderful. The meal for our group of 15 was...More

Thank Wendy G
Response from BudockVeanHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Budock Vean HotelResponded yesterday

Thanks for taking the time to write a review Wendy, it was a pleasure to welcome your family to BV to celebrate your father's birthday. So glad you all had a great time.

Reviewed 4 days ago

We chose to stay here as a present to ourselves after our 50th wedding anniversary. We weren't dissapponted. We took our dog, a 5 year old Labrador, who stayed with us in our room at night. We had a standard room which was of good...More

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Thank Peter S
Response from BudockVeanHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Budock Vean HotelResponded yesterday

Thanks for staying with us and congratulations on your 50th Wedding Anniversary. We appreciate your feedback, and this has been brought to the attention of the relevant members of staff to action. A small number of our towels were discoloured by a new spa product...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Budock Vean is now becoming a regular for us, unfortuantly not always available..never disapointed, the food is fine dining at its best..we always look forward to our next visit..Len and Wendy Willis...

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Thank wilfywillisno3
Response from BudockVeanHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Budock Vean HotelResponded yesterday

Thank you Len and Wendy, always good to welcome you back to BV. See you next time.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Once more we really enjoyed our stay at the Budock Vean. Having been there many times in the past we honestly did not believe that it could get any better. We were wrong! The staff were magnificent in their friendliness and attention to detail. Everyone...More

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Thank Peter C
Response from BudockVeanHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Budock Vean HotelResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for staying with us once again Peter, it's always nice to welcome back regular guests. We appreciate your kind comments and will definitely pass on your compliments to the Chefs.

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Kirsten C
4 August 2018|
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Response from Peter B | Reviewed this property |
Smart. The men used to be required to wear a tie, but that is no longer insisted upon, however a jacket is expected and the ladies are expected to match the gentlemen!!
5 February 2017|
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Response from BudockVeanHotel | Property representative |
Hi, Grebe Beach, also known as Durgan Beach, is about a mile from the hotel along the coast path. There is a sandy beach at low tide outside the Ferryboat Inn at Helford Passage plus there is lovely beach at the bottom of... More
1 February 2017|
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Response from BudockVeanHotel | Property representative |
Hi. Depending on how fit and active you are - then it's a 5 minute walk to the foreshore, maybe 10 on the way back up the hill! Swimming and golf are free when staying in the hotel. Nicky, Marketing Manager.
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