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Porth Avallen Hotel
Sea Road, PL25 3SG St Austell Show map
From our country house hotel by the sea, the only thing we overlook is the bay.
Our spectacular clifftop location offers a 180 degree sea view over Carlyon Bay. Set in award-winning gardens, this privately owned hotel is family-run and has the cosy ambience of a country house by the sea. We offer an ideal base for exploring Cornwall's many attractions. The South West Coastal Path is just yards from the hotel entrance and you can walk for miles along the coastline.
We offer ample free parking in our private car park, disabled access to all public areas and high-speed Wi-Fi broadband access. All rooms are en suite and well-appointed. A children's tariff is available. Please contact reservations for full details.
Our staff offer a warm welcome and friendly service. This combined with comfortable surroundings and delightful cuisine, ensure a memorable visit and one we are sure you will want to repeat.
When would you like to stay?
- 24-hour front desk
- Non-smoking rooms
- Facilities for disabled guests
- Luggage storage
- Non-smoking throughout
- Restaurant (à la carte)
- Golf course (within 3 km)
- Room service
- Meeting/banquet facilities
- Business centre
- Babysitting/child services
- Dry cleaning
- Breakfast in the room
- Ironing service
- Bridal suite
- Souvenirs/gift shop
- Packed lunches
- Car hire
- Ticket service
- Shuttle service (surcharge)
- Special diet menus (on request)
- Airport shuttle (surcharge)
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
These are general hotel policies for . As they may vary per room type; please also check the room conditions.
15:00 - 21:00 hours
07:00 - 11:00 hours
Children and extra beds
All children under 2 years are charged GBP 5 per person per night for children's cots/cribs.
All children from 3 to 14 years are charged GBP 25 per person per night for extra beds.
All further older children or adults are charged GBP 40 per person per night for extra beds.
The maximum number of extra beds/children's cots permitted in a room is 2.
Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are not allowed.
Accepted credit cards
The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.
The Porth Avallen Hotel is also the perfect place for any special occasion. Why not hold your wedding, birthday, anniversary, christening or corporate event with us. We have a dedicated brochure with details for the prospective bride and groom or event planner. We are licensed for civil ceremonies and have a private suite to offer for your personal use. Please call reservations for more information. Please note that there is no lift and that the hotel is non-smoking throughout.
Food & beverage
Reflections Restaurant boasts an unrivalled view of the Bay and is the perfect setting to enjoy the delightful 4-course table d'hôte menu. The decor is stylish with wooden floors and modern furnishings.
The hotel has 28 rooms, all en suite. There are 4 single rooms, 11 standard rooms, 7 luxury rooms and 6 superior rooms. Luxury and superior rooms offer stunning sea views over Carlyon Bay.
There are many attractions nearby the hotel, such as the Eden Project, The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Pine Lodge Gardens and many more.
Head for St. Austell. When you reach the a390, follow the Brown signs for Porth Avallen from Holmbush Road, opposite Tesco.
Guests arriving outside reception opening hours are kindly requested to inform the hotel when booking.
Dinner costs GBP 28.00 per person if booked at time of booking. This includes a saving of GBP 7.00 per person