In picturesque Boscastle, on the North Cornwall Coast, The Wellington Hotel features an award-winning restaurant and real ale bar. The historic building offers cozy log fires and scenic views. Waterloo Restaurant serves a creative menu featuring quality local produce and homemade puddings. The bar features exposed beams and open fires, and offers West Country ciders and ales. With free Wi-Fi and traditional decor, the rooms each have a flat-screen TV/DVD player. All rooms have Fairtrade tea/coffee with Cornish cookies, and a private bathroom with free toiletries. The Wellington Hotel has an elegant guest lounge in the impressive turret, offering views out over the Valency Valley. Guests can also relax in the leafy grounds, and free on-site parking is available. Just a 5-minute walk from the medieval Boscastle Harbor, The Wellington is surrounded by Cornish countryside. Boscastle village is a 10-minute walk away, and the South West Coast Path is 1700 ft away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

The Wellington Hotel has been welcoming guests since May 4, 2011

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
1 bunk bed
1 queen bed
1 sofa bed
1 queen bed
Bedroom 1:
2 bunk beds
Bedroom 2:
1 full bed
Bedroom 1:
4 bunk beds
Bedroom 2:
1 full bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
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  • James
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Boscastle is a great location for coastal walks and the Wellington is in a perfect location to support these activities. The room was comfortable and the food was good. Our time in Boscastle was enhanced by our stay at the Wellington.
  • Robert
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    location Excellent, All Staff Excellent . Breakfast extremely good and great service. Bar staff Excellent . Great lunch snacks and very good evening Meals.
  • Catherine
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    We absolutely loved our one-night stay at the Wellington! The staff were helpful, our room was absolutely charming (honoring Guy Gibson, one of the Dam Busters in WW2! Truly, remarkable), dinner in the pub was fabulous, breakfast was delicious,...
  • Elizabeth
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Location, history of the building, beauty of the surrounding area
  • A
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Excellent accommodation, meals (including vegan options) and service (from cheerful & friendly staff). Hotel has easily accessible location, slightly away from the main through traffic, but a very easy walk to all the visitor attractions of...
  • Claudia
    it was beautiful, fantastic location, perfectly equipped, it was 5 star
  • Peter
    I liked the Wellington memorabilia. The interior design of the restaurant was attractive and the food was good,
  • Rebecca
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    A fantastic experience from start to finish. A warm welcome at reception, a delicious dinner and an incredibly comfortable room. Breakfast was outstanding! We are already looking forward to our next stay.
  • Emily
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    close to the shops, walking distance to everywhere
  • Nikki
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Great location. Really good food in the restaurant. Friendly staff.

Property questions and answers
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  • Are pets allowed in all the rooms?

    Yes, dogs are allowed in all of the hotel rooms. We only have some guidelines during food service, we try to keep all the dogs in the bar area during ..
    Answered on 13 September 2022
  • I have two dogs with me and wish to book a single room .Do you charge for dogs and also what time is your latest check in time on Sunday night as I’m ..

    Good evening, There is a suppliment of £8 per night, per dog for the rooms. Regards to the check in, it would all depend on when we finish serving in ..
    Answered on 14 May 2021
  • Hello. Do you cater for gluten free breakfast please?

    Yes, we can provide a gluten-free breakfast and offer dedicated lunch and dinner menus as well.
    Answered on 6 July 2022
  • Hi there, just wondering what time breakfast is served from and until? Many thanks in advance.

    Thank you for your enquiry we serve breakfast from 8am - until 10am
    Answered on 18 August 2022
  • Do you accommodate for vegans ...thanks Jayne

    Good morning Jayne, We do indeed, we have a vegan menu and soya and almond milk on offer. Kind Regards The Welly Team
    Answered on 6 January 2023
  • If I stay in apartment can I book breakfast in hotel

    Hi, Yes, you are welcome to add breakfast during your stay. Kindest regards, The Wellington Hotel
    Answered on 19 October 2020
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Restaurant #1
    • Cuisine
      British • French
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Traditional
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Amenities of The Wellington Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 8.6

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Family rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Fold-up bed
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
  • Live music/Performance
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Horseback riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Darts
  • Windsurfing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Game room
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    Entertainment & Family Services
    • Board games/Puzzles
    • Board games/puzzles
    Cleaning Services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Ironing service
      Additional charge
    • Laundry
      Additional charge
    Business Facilities
    • Fax/Photocopying
      Additional charge
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    Safety & security
    • Key access
    • Pet bowls
    • Pet basket
    • Shared lounge/TV area
    • Hypoallergenic
    • Smoke-free property
    • Wake-up service
    • Heating
    • Packed lunches
    • Carpeted
    • Family rooms
    • Ironing facilities
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
    • Room service
    • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
    Languages Spoken
    • English

    Sustainability initiatives

    This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

    House rules

    The Wellington Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 3:00 PM to 11:30 PM


    From 7:30 AM to 11:00 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

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

    Crib and extra bed policies

    0 - 2 years
    Extra bed upon request
    £25 per child, per night
    Crib upon request
    £10 per stay
    3 - 11 years
    Extra bed upon request
    £25 per child, per night
    12+ years
    Extra bed upon request
    £35 per person, per night

    Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

    The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

    All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18


    Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

    Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo Cash is not accepted The Wellington Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    Please note that rooms at this property are available for booking for leisure travelers from 17 May, 2021. Self-catering apartments are available for booking by leisure travelers.

    Essential Workers and Business Travelers are Welcome to book Hotel Bedrooms. Please contact us using a business email address, detailing your reason for travel. Partners not involved in the business will not be able to accompany you.

    Please note that we are only able to offer a limited breakfast between 08:00 and 10:00.

    Restaurant #1: Closed from Mon, Dec 25, 2023 until Mon, Dec 25, 2023

    Bar is closed from Mon, Dec 25, 2023 until Mon, Dec 25, 2023

    FAQs about The Wellington Hotel

    • The prices at The Wellington Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Room options at The Wellington Hotel include:

      • Double
      • Family
      • Single
      • Twin
      • Apartment

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

      • Cycling
      • Hiking
      • Game room
      • Fishing
      • Canoeing
      • Darts
      • Windsurfing
      • Golf course (within 2 miles)
      • Temporary art galleries
      • Horseback riding
      • Live music/Performance

    • Guests staying at The Wellington Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.0).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Full English/Irish
      • Vegetarian
      • Vegan
      • Gluten-free

    • The Wellington Hotel has 1 restaurant:

      • Restaurant #1

    • The Wellington Hotel is 150 feet from the center of Boscastle. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Check-in at The Wellington Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.