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The Alverton is the only four-star hotel within the cathedral city of Truro. It is set within a 19th-century Grade II listed building with arched mullioned windows. Offering a bar and brasserie and free on-site parking, the hotel is just 25 minutes' drive from the coast of Cornwall.

An en suite bathroom, TV and tea/coffee making facilities are featured in each room at The Alverton.

Serving traditional Sunday lunch, the on-site brasserie uses ingredients from local suppliers whenever possible. Guests can relax with a drink in the lounge or out on the terrace in the warmer months.

The Eden Project is a 30-minute drive and features the world’s largest greenhouse. Truro Cathedral can be reached in 10 minutes' on foot.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

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The Alverton has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 21 May 2012.

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Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish

Free parking available at the hotel

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About The Alverton

Welcoming Booking.com guests since 21 May 2012

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  • Hi I’m travelling for work may need to stay one possibility two nights, is it still possible to get meals

    Good evening, a bagged continental breakfast will be provided. Unfortunately no other food is available. There are however local takeaways that deliver to the hotel.


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    Answered on 8 January 2021
  • Hi, what restaurants/bar/breakfast facilities are currently running ? We're planning to book from 3rd May for 3 nights. Thanks

    Good Morning! We are looking forward to re-opening to leisure guests on 17th May 2021, as per government guidelines. This includes our rooms, bar, restaurant and terrace areas. Please don't hesitate to contact us for further details or assistance.


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    Answered on 19 April 2021
  • Hi can we please have the room with the roll top free standing bath ,as in the photo

    Hello, please contact the reception team for questions regarding your own booking


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    Asked about: Superior Double Room • Answered on 27 December 2020
  • can you walk into Truro

    Good Morning Certainly, to walk to Truro town city will take approximately ten minutes (downhill). Kind Regards Jacqui, Reception


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    Answered on 15 March 2021
  • are there any fishing facilities there

    No, unfortunately no fishing facilities at the Alverton. Fishing trips can be booked from Falmouth which is a 40 minute drive away. Kind Regards Jacqui, Reception


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    Answered on 21 March 2021
  • Hi . We are coming by an overnight train so is it possible to give an early chrck in by 11am

    Good Morning. We are able to arrange an early check in for you at 1pm at a cost of £25. Do let us know if you would like us to arrange this for you. We look forward to welcoming you to the Alverton. Kind Regards Jacqui, Reception


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    Answered on 2 August 2021
  • Hello, I was wondering if any of your rooms have interconnecting doors? We are a family of 4 and would have to have to take 2 rooms. Thank you.

    Good afternoon, We are currently having 2 new rooms built which will have a private entrance so will be private. These will be ready after 31st May 2021. Kind regards


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    Answered on 14 April 2021
  • Do you think your restaurant will be open again by 24 May?

    Good Morning! We hope that our rooms, bar and restaurant will open on 17th May 2021 in line with Government guidelines. Kind Regards Jacqui, Reception


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    Answered on 15 March 2021
  • Hi, are you serving food when booking a night away for work (can provide evidence)

    Good morning, Unfortunately during lockdown, under current government guidelines we are not providing any food other than a bagged continental breakfast. There are plenty of local takeaways that deliver to the hotel, we have provided a list for you.


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    Answered on 16 March 2021
  • hello, is this pet friendly ?

    Hello, Yes some of our Classic Double/Twin rooms are pet friendly.


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    Asked about: Classic Double or Twin Room • Answered on 27 June 2021
  • What meals are you offering Christmas day ?

    Good Evening, For residents on Christmas Day, we shall be serving breakfast, Traditional Christmas Lunch and a lighter evening meal. Kind Regards Jacqui, Reception


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    Answered on 21 December 2020
  • I’m looking to come to Truro for work, I work as an electrician with a firm. Would I be able to stay at your accommodation with my partner.

    Good Morning Yes, currently we are able to accept bookings from Key workers. No food or drink is available in the hotel at this time though a bagged breakfast is delivered each morning. Rooms may be shared by single households only. Kind Regards


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    Asked about: Classic Courtyard room • Answered on 25 April 2021
  • Can I travel and stay here at the moment or are restrictions still in place for it to only be essential workers? My partner and I dont live together but are in the same bubble?

    Good Morning We are looking forward to re-opening to leisure guests on 17th May 2021 as per government guidelines. Until that time we are only allowed to accept key workers or others who are permitted to stay in hotels. Kind Regards Jacqui


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    Answered on 25 April 2021
  • Good Afternoon, we are coming over from the Isles of Scilly and are wanting evening meal for the 3 nights in double room from the Tuesday 15th departing Friday the 18th

    Good Afternoon Please can you confirm the name on your booking so that I can make you a table reservation. We serve dinner from 6pm through to 8pm. What time would you like to dine? Kind Regards Amy


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    Answered on 5 December 2020
  • How far is it from the railway station?

    Hello, the hotel is roughly 2 miles from the railway station.


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    Answered on 27 December 2020
  • I would love to book a room with you but I’ve seen that you’re accepting only essential workers. Is that a thing anymore? Want it for my fiancé’s bday

    Good Afternoon! Yes, we shall be re-opening to leisure guests on 17th May 2021 as per government guidelines. Please don't hesitate to contact us for further details or assistance. Kind Regards Jacqui, Reception


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    Answered on 18 April 2021
  • what are the check in and check out times

    Our Check In time is from 3pm and our Check Out time is 11am.


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    Asked about: Classic Courtyard room • Answered on 4 May 2021
  • hello we have a 11 year old son. Can we let him sleep on an air mattress (that we have with us). so it will be 2 adults plus child in the en-suite room? Regards, Olav

    Hello, yes we can provide a z'ed bed for the child, however, the child would need to be added onto your booking as there would be a charge.


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    Asked about: Suite • Answered on 15 December 2020
  • Hi are you able to take recreational bookings at the end of april?

    Good Morning We are looking forward to re-opening to leisure bookings on 17th May 2021 in line with government guidelines. Please don't hesitate to contact us for further details orassistance. Kind Regards Jacqui, Reception


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    Answered on 12 April 2021
  • Do you have any rooms with walk in showers

    Good Evening Our rooms are equipped with either bath, walk in shower or both - please check at the time of booking to make sure that the room reserved for you meets your requirements. Kind Regards Jacqui, Reception


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    Asked about: Garden View Double or Twin Room • Answered on 18 May 2021
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Truro Cathedral
    0.3 miles
  • Tregothnan
    2.5 miles
  • Trelissick Garden
    3.5 miles
  • Lappa Valley Steam Railway
    7 miles
  • St Mawes Castle
    7.7 miles
  • DairyLand Farm World
    8.2 miles
  • Pendennis Castle
    8.3 miles
  • Oasis Fun Pools
    9.1 miles
  • Newquay Zoo
    10 miles
  • Newquay Hospital
    10.1 miles
Top attractions
  • Newquay Train Station
    10.3 miles
  • Fistral Beach
    10.6 miles
Natural beauty
  • River Truro River
    0.5 miles
Beaches in the neighbourhood
  • Loe Beach
    4.4 miles
  • Porthbean Beach
    6 miles
Closest airports
  • Newquay Cornwall Airport
    12.5 miles
  • Land's End Airport
    29.9 miles
  • St Mary's Airport
    60.2 miles
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1 restaurant on site

    Restaurant

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, High tea, Cocktail hour

Facilities of The Alverton Great facilities! Review score, 8.5
Outdoors
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Food & Drink
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Electric vehicle charging station
Services
  • Fax/photocopying Additional charge
  • Packed lunches
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Room service
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
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Sustainable initiatives

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House rules The Alverton takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

15:00 - 23:00

Check-out

07:00 - 11:00

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa The Alverton accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Guests are kindly requested to inform the hotel if they require extra beds or baby cots. This can be noted in the Special Requests box during booking or by contacting the hotel/property using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.

When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

FAQs about The Alverton

  • The Alverton has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Room options at The Alverton include:

    • Single
    • Twin/Double
    • Suite
    • Double

  • Check-in at The Alverton is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • The Alverton offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • The Alverton is 750 yards from the centre of Truro.

    • Guests staying at The Alverton can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.5).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Full English/Irish
      • À la carte

    • The prices at The Alverton may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • The following parking options are available to guests staying at The Alverton (subject to availability):

      • Parking on site
      • Parking
      • Electric vehicle charging station
      • Free parking