Falmouth Beach Hotel
|Falmouth Beach Hotel|
Falmouth Beach Hotel in 2007
|Location||Gyllyngvase, Falmouth, Cornwall, UK|
|Number of rooms||120|
On 30 April 2012 the hotel was devastated by a fire which broke out on the third floor at roughly 12 noon, which caused the roof to collapse and significant damage to the building. The blaze was tackled by some 100 fire fighters. Amongst the guests at the hotel at the time of the fire was Blur guitarist Graham Coxon.
The hotel was bought by hotel proprietor Nigel Carpenter and reopened in April 2013 and now has 24 affordable bedrooms and apartments.
Falmouth Beach Hotel offers a warm welcome, comfortable bedrooms, beach-front self-catering apartments and a family holiday cottage.
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