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The Old
Bed and Breakfast

Accessibility Statement

The Old Malt House is a 17th Century grade ll listed building, approximately 350 years old, situated close to the harbour, at the foot of West Looe Hill, surrounded by properties of similar age and character.All three guest bedrooms are on the first floor which is accessed by a first floor door at the top of some stone steps on the outside of the building. All rooms are en-suite with showers not bath and the house is carpeted throughout.

Breakfast is served downstairs in a spacious dining room with separate tables.

No smoking is allowed anywhere in the building, bedrooms or dining room.


Looe is easily accessible by train and bus. There is a regular branch line service from Looe to Liskeard and from Liskeard you can catch a train to anywhere in the country. Looe station is about 15mins walk from the Old Malt House, or there are taxi’s available.

There are regular bus services from Looe to Plymouth where you could pick up a National Express service. Alternatively there is an airport at Newquay for domestic flights.


The Old Malt House is at the bottom of West Looe Hill, on Fore Street. You can pull up alongside the house for unloading before parking your car. The front door is at the top of some stone steps. The front entrance and sign are lit up at night.

We have parking places 200yds up West Looe Hill in a privately maintained car park. We have a map with directions which we will give you on arrival and there is a sign indicating which spaces are ours.


All three bedrooms have a double bed wardrobe and drawers, T.V with sky freeview and tea and coffee making facilities. Bedroom one has a sink within the room and an old Victorian fireplace. All have original sash windows. Each bed has a light above the bed as well as the main light in the room. All bedrooms are carpeted and en-suite have showers and vinyl flooring.


The dining room is downstairs and is accessed through the double doors at the end of the guest landing. These doors are locked during the day but are open for breakfast. The internal staircase is carpeted and quite steep and narrow. It is a spacious dining area and guests sit at separate tables or together for family groups.


Guests with special dietary needs can be catered for with advance notice and there is a wide selection of fruit and cereal on offer as well as a vegetarian alternative to full English breakfast.


Sorry we do not accept children under the age of 18.