This access statement does not contain personal opinions as to our suitability for those with access needs, but aims to accurately describe the facilities and services that we offer all our guests/visitors.

Access Statement for Havener's Fowey



Havener’s is Fowey’s latest hip restaurant that holds prime position on the Fowey quayside and is just the place if you love freshly cooked food and drink as you soak in the Cornish seascape. Head chef Max Savage and team have sourced fresh local fish and food to create a delicious and very interesting menu for Havener’s informal, modern settings that enjoys one of the best waterside locations in the region. Upstairs you will find smart new bedrooms decorated in cool coastal colours with super comfy beds and crisp white linen. We also have a lovely 2 bedroom self-catering apartment, just the thing for family holidays by the sea.

We look forward to welcoming you. If you have any queries or require any assistance please phone 01726 834591 or email



For full details and maps of how to reach us please see the directions section of our website. Alternatively, you can plan your journey by car or public transport using a journey planning website; simply enter your postcode and ours, which is PL23 1AT to get directions.

•The nearest railway station is Par, which is 4.6 miles away. Taxis are available at the station. If you require an accessible taxi this can be booked in advance, see Contact Information for details.

•The nearest bus stop is 500m/546yds from the pub - ask the driver for the stop on Ness Street. There is a shelter with seating. All buses can accommodate one wheelchair.

The square outside the premises has no kerbs, tarmacked and well lit.

We have a larger format menu on request from April 2017

We offer reading spectacles available at the bar - please ask a member of Staff if required


Car Parking and Arrival

Please note that due to the popularity of Fowey during the summer months, parking between April and September is unavailable immediately outside the restaurant on the quayside. There are however five pay and display car parks conveniently placed within a ten minute walk of Havener's, and we are happy to advise you when you make your booking. Between October and March, there are 12 parking spaces directly outside the restaurant, these are also pay and display spaces operated by Fowey town council.

Two Blue Badge spaces (public) are located next to the Barclays Bank in Fowey approx. a 2 minute walk which is on a slight decline down from the spaces to the from the front door of the Havener's

There is Tarmac roads and narrow pavements throughout the area

There is Street lighting throughout the area

The drop off point to the Havener's is at the front door on the quayside which is level with no kerbs or steps

The front door to the Havener's is 750mm or 29.5 inches

The Reception / Check in to the accommodation is located adjacent to the entrance

Staff will show you to your room and can give assistance with luggage if required


Bar & Bar Area and Dining Area/Restaurant

The bar and restaurant are situated on the ground floor. Entry to the estuary view restaurant is by one small step.

The bar and restaurant have level access throughout.

Sofas and chairs (with and without arms) are available in this area

•There is a lowered section of the bar. Drinks can also be served at the table on request.

•There are low sofas and bar stools in the bar area. Both the bar and the restaurant have a mixture of upright chairs with and without arms and tables are well spaced apart, with a clear height from the floor of 609mm/24ins.

•Lighting is natural daylight supplemented with overhead and wall lighting which is LED pendant & wall lighting. Candles are lit on tables in the evenings.

Wood laminate flooring and sandstone coloured flagstones throughout the ground floor bar and dining areas.


Customer Toilets

•Customer toilets can be found on the ground floor to the rear of the bar. Access is level from reception, bar and restaurant areas. There is access via one small step from these areas to the unisex accessible toilet, described below:

•Entrance door 870mm / 34.5inches wide and level entry into the toilet.

•790mm / 31inches transfer space to the left of the toilet, when facing the toilet.

•Toilet height is 400mm/15.7ins.

•Vertical rails either side of both basin and toilet.

•Horizontal rail on the side wall adjacent to the toilet.

•A flashing light when the fire alarm sounds.

•An emergency alarm pull cord is installed and once activated Staff will be alerted to its activation.

•Well lit with LED overhead lighting and there is a movement sensor light switch.

•Non-slip flooring.

•Lever taps on the sink.

•Good colour contrast between critical surfaces; tiles are blue, toilets & washbasins are white.



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Beer Garden/Outdoor Area/Smoking area

There is an Outdoor Seating Area located with views over the estuary to Polruan.

•The Outside Seating Area is situated to the side and front of the pub. Level access to these areas is available at the side of the restaurant. Level access is available from the quayside car park.

•The entrance/exit door leading to the outdoor areas is glass with markings and a large handle. It is 750mm or 29.5 inches

Tables and chairs - chairs are moveable and the tables are secured to the floor

There are large planters in this area which are not moveable



Accommodation - Bedrooms

The 5 beautiful new bedrooms at Havener’s in Fowey have been stylishly decorated blending character with a cool coastal theme. Boutique style bedrooms comprise contemporary ensuite, free WIFI, divinely comfortable Vi-Spring beds, TV, hairdryer, tea and coffee making facilities and complimentary toiletries. We also have a lovely 2 bedroom self-catering apartment, just the thing for family holidays by the sea.


The idyllic location on Fowey’s quayside is perfect for relaxing leisure breaks with fine dining restaurants, quirky shops and boat-trips right on the door-step. Fowey is an historic coastal town with many literary links it is popular for walking and water sports with a lovely, safe sandy cove for swimming and rock-pooling. River and fishing trips and boat hire is all available from the Town quay. Ideally located for visiting this rich area of Cornwall with the Eden Project, Lost Gardens of Heligan and Lanhydrock House all within easy driving distance. Fowey is only 15 minutes from the A390 via the B3629 (east) or A3082 (west).


If you would like to discuss or book your stay at Havener's over the phone, please call our friendly team on 0345 2411133


Accommodation - Bathrooms, Shower-rooms & Toilets (Ensuite or Shared)

The 5 beautiful new bedrooms at Havener’s have been stylishly decorated blending character with a cool coastal theme. Bedrooms comprise contemporary ensuite, WIFI, divinely comfortable Vi-Spring beds, hairdryer, tea and coffee making facilities and complimentary toiletries. We also have a lovely 2 bedroom self-catering apartment..

No bedrooms are available on the ground floor & the bedrooms are not accessible by wheelchair

The rooms are numbered on the doors

The approx. door width to the bedrooms from the corridors are 780mm or 30.5inchs

Furniture can be moved on request - please ask in advance of staying so this can be discussed

King size, On the 1st or 2nd floor these rooms enjoy views toward the quay and estuary beyond. Light and airy these rooms have divinely comfortable Vi-Spring king-size beds and smart en-suite shower rooms. Stylishly decorated blending character with a cool coastal theme, bedrooms have free WIFI, TV, hairdryer, tea and coffee making facilities and Orla Kiely toiletries.

Double & Twin Rooms on the 1st & 2nd Floors On the 1st or 2nd floor with views over the town these lovely bedrooms have divinely comfortable Vi-Spring double or twin beds. Stylishly decorated blending character with a cool coastal theme, bedrooms comprise contemporary en-suite, WIFI, TV, free WIFI, hairdryer, tea and coffee making facilities and Orla Kiely toiletries.

The Waterfront Apartment located on the first floor above the Havener's Bar & Grill has 2 bedrooms and sleeps 4 persons

The height of the beds to the top of the mattress is approx. 500mm / 19.5inchs

Lighting is from overhead, wall & bedside LED lamps

Short pile grey carpets throughout and painted walls

Each room has wardrobes and please note the height of the rails cannot be altered

Each bedroom is fitted with a TV which has the facility to display subtitles if the programme provides it

Some of the rooms have a small step 110mm / 4.5inchs from the bedroom to the bathrooms

The approx. width of the bathroom doors is 710mm / 28inchs

The bathrooms have showers only - no baths fitted

The height of the WCs from floor to seat is approx. 420mm / 16.5inchs

The sinks are on pedestals have a height of approx. 860mm / 34inchs

The taps on the sinks are lever type

The bathrooms have LED ceiling lights and the mirrors above the sinks have surround lighting

The bathroom walls are a mixture of tiles and painted walls

The flooring in the bathrooms is a non slip tile type


Additional Information

All of our Front of house staff receive online training with regards to disability awareness training.

•We have a set of evacuation procedures and Staff undergo regular fire evacuation drills – should you require assistance someone will help you with evacuation out of the building.

•We welcome trained assistance dogs. Dogs are permitted in the Bar Area & the Lounge end of the Restaurant. No dogs are permitted in the Accommodation rooms.

A water bowl is available just outside the main entrance for assistance dogs and one can be supplied for bedrooms where necessary.

•LED lighting throughout the property / LED wall & pendant lights used throughout the Havener's Bar & Grill.

Nearest Hospital - Fowey Hospital - 01726 832241

Internet Access is Free and will require a password - please ask a member of Staff for the password


Please see our Facebook / Twitter Pages for up to date information


We also have Instagram & Trip Advisor pages for your reference


Future Plans

Please see our Website & Social Media pages for up to date information


Contact Information

Address (Inc postcode):

Havener's, Town Quay, Fowey, PL23 1AT


01726 834591



Grid Reference:

SX 12602 51678

Hours Of Operation:

Mon to Fri 10am to 11pm / Sat 9am to 11pm / Sun 9am to 10pm - winter opening times - please see website for upto date information

Local Equipment Hire:

St Austell Shop Mobility - telephone 01726 70706

Local Accessible Taxi:

Coastal Cars - 01726 832372 A2B Taxis - 01726 666000 Yeos Taxis - 01726 810991 or 01726 814095

Local Public Transport:

First Kernow - bus stops at Safe Harbour Inn at the top of the hill in Fowey - bus number to St Austell 24