The Alverton is proud to have received Visit England’s official accreditation of “We’re Good To Go” and the AA's official accreditation of "COVID-19 Confident" to signal that our business has worked hard to follow government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, with a process in place to maintain cleanliness and aid social distancing. Please click here for our full COVID-19 secure statement. Your well-being during your time with us is our number one priority and we can’t wait to welcome you back.
Open the old oak door and step into our hidden secret in the city: The Alverton. Offering unrivalled hospitality, luxurious rooms, two AA rosette-worthy food and delicious tipples. Within walking distance of everything that Truro has to offer, The Alverton also makes the perfect base for Cornwall's best attractions and most beautiful destinations.
The four silver star hotel is a historic Grade II listed building. Previously a convent it is romantic and completely original with its own bell tower, slate roof, arched mullioned windows, ivy clad walls and curved archways uncovering hidden hideaways - The Alverton offers a unique charm that makes staying here a real experience.
COVID-19 FLEXIBLE CANCELLATION POLICY
We appreciate that last-minute changes are inevitable at the moment. This is why we’ve updated our terms to a 48 hour cancellation policy for upcoming stays for the duration of 2020. All reservations can be amended as many times as you need to, or can be cancelled at no charge, up to 48 hours before the scheduled date of arrival. Cancellations less than 48 hours prior will be 100% chargeable. Card details will be required at the time of booking, but no prepayment will be taken. Please note that our 48 hour cancellation policy excludes our advance purchase offer, and Christmas and New Year breaks.
"The chef’s signature is beef cooked three ways and it is melt-in-the-mouth delicious, especially when washed down with a bottle of the Barolo. The seafood is (of course) excellent and fresh, and the atmosphere is lively"
"...It's a stylish hotel with a well-regarded restaurant"
"It’s the county capital Truro’s most comfortable place to stay by far"
"The atmosphere is relaxed and unpretentious and exceptional staff in the bar and restaurant put everyone at their ease."
"Once a bank, then a covenant for nuns, this romantic ‘secret-in-the-city’ tastefully juxtaposes the building’s historical heritage with a contemporary design that feels luxurious but homely."
"Lovely bar, opening onto the terrace, where experienced staff give practised advice on wines. Food at the Brasserie, comfortable, low-lit and relaxed, is generous both in its portions and flavours."
"Each room pays homage to the hotel’s illustrious past, with arched doorways and windows, original flagstone flooring and exposed brickwork — complemented by bespoke furnishings, contemporary ensuite bathrooms, and a wealth of mod cons."
"In some ways The Alverton encapsulates the theory that Cornwall is punching well above its weight in the nation's hospitality scene."
"The Chapel suite featured beautiful vaulted ceilings, stained glass windows, bespoke furniture, a gorgeous free-standing copper bathtub, and all the amenities you’d expect for a luxury stay."