COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Old Temperance House

Photo gallery

Featured image
Beach nearby
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Old Temperance House

Private host

Old Temperance House

4 out of 5

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationPorthoustock Beach4 min drive
  • Popular LocationPorthallow Beach7 min drive
  • Popular LocationTrebah Gardens37 min drive
  • AirportNewquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall)76 min drive

Choose dates to view prices

About this area


Located in Helston, Old Temperance House is near the beach. Mullion Cove Harbour and South West Coast Path Section 28 Trailhead are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit The Old Cider Barn Arts and Crafts Centre and Discovery Quay. Bonython Estate Gardens and Cornish Seal Sanctuary are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Porthoustock Beach - 4 min drive
  • Porthallow Beach - 7 min drive
  • Potager Garden - 23 min drive
  • Trebah Gardens - 37 min drive
  • Swanpool Beach - 42 min drive

Getting around

  • Camborne Station - 32 min drive
  • Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall) - 76 min drive


  • The Paris Hotel - 4 min drive
  • Archies Loft - 4 min drive
  • The Lifeboat House - 5 min drive
  • Fat Apples Cafe - 5 min drive
  • South Cafe - 11 min drive

About this property

Old Temperance House

4-star bed & breakfast in Helston with free breakfast
Free breakfast, free self-parking and free WiFi in public areas are available at this smoke-free bed & breakfast. All 4 rooms offer free WiFi, electric kettles and flat-screen TVs with DVD players. Other amenities available to guests include hairdryers, safes and ironing boards.
Old Temperance House offers 4 forms of accommodation with DVD players and a safe. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Free off-site parking

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily 8:00 AM–9:00 AM

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Terrace


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets
  • Heating


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels


  • DVD player
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle


  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe

Similar properties

See similar properties



Check-in from 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 15


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 12 and younger are not allowed at this property; all guests older than 12 are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Long-term renters welcome
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit

We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger are not permitted at this property

Property is also known as

Old Temperance House B&B Helston
Old Temperance House Helston
Bed & breakfast Old Temperance House Helston
Helston Old Temperance House Bed & breakfast
Old Temperance House B&B
Bed & breakfast Old Temperance House
Old Temperance House Helston
Old Temperance House Bed & breakfast
Old Temperance House Bed & breakfast Helston

Frequently asked questions

Rating 5 - Excellent. 6 out of 7 reviews
5 - Excellent 86%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 7 reviews
4 - Good 14%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 7 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 7 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 7 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It was in a nice quiet location but still near to to local area to visit fantastic room and bed was amazing best night sllep for ages owner charming def would recommend
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Wonderfully welcoming
From the moment we arrived our hosts was very welcoming, the room was small but adequate , immaculately clean with tea,coffee and a couple of biscuits, for a nice change the was ample hangers in the wardrobe and , the bathroom was again immaculate with a lovely shower ,toiletries supplied in case you have missed packing something , you are asked why you would like for breakfast and at what time when you arrive so everything was fresh and piping hot .each of the rooms an named after drinks , we stayed in pimms All in all a great bed and breakfast wth exceptional hosts , The local area is quite stunning so as a base to set of on your adventure in Cornwall it ideal My wife and I would hole heartedly recommend This establishment and will definitely return
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Excellent B&B. Very welcoming host. Superb breakfast. Spotlessly clean. Tastefully decorated. Will definitely go there again.
Stayed 6 nights in Jul 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
cannot be faulted
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019