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Glencree House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   2 Mennaye Road, Penzance TR18 4NG, England
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Glencree House
Ranked #4 of 86 Penzance B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed 1 night only as on way back from Sicily isles trip ,place is ideal for Penzance harbor and rail station ,very clean room ,grand Victorian house ,great breakfast very helpful owners .would love to stay again but for longer

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So enjoyed our short stay right from the moment of being warmly greeted on arrival. The breakfast was superb with the emphasis on the individual, nothing was too much trouble. We didn't feel like paying guests, more like friends they were having to stay! Would heartily recommend staying here.

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Springfield, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our stay at Glencree House which is well located for exploring the Penwith Peninsular and the Lizard in West Cornwall. The large Victorian House is well maintained and nicely furnished. Our room had a nice view and was comfortable and clean. Andrew and Lynsey were excellent hosts and always friendly and ready to help with travel arrangements, packed... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Glencree is just a lovely place to stay. All the amenities you could want and the best breakfast ever. We arrived dripping wet from biking and Andrew made us right at home in minutes, showed us where to dry our stuff and we settled in to a large very comfortable room.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've stayed at Glencree for work many times over the last year. Each visit I'm greeted by friendly Andrew and Lynsey who are great hosts, ready to help with everything from restaurant suggestions and bus information to luggage storage. Rooms are always spotless, comfy and bright and the breakfast is delicious! The best B&B in Penzance in my opinion. I'll... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted a great holiday week in Cornwall and our stay at Glencree house was nothing short of fabulous! The premises are charming and Andrew and Lynsey made us feel very welcome as soon as we stepped in. We got room no. 5 on the second floor which, as promised, had a sea view even when lying on the bed,... More

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stay in Glencree House was absolutely perfect: The rooms are very lovely equipped and Andrew and Lynsey are the best hosts you can imagine. They made a personal connection with every guest without being intrusive and were always helpful, friendly and very attentive. We would always come back to Glencree House!

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Glencree House is truly a wonderful B&B accommodation and Andrew & Lynsey are the perfect hosts. Located on a quiet, residential side street, Glencree house is within walking distance to restaurants, local attractions and bus stops. Parking is located on the street on a "first come, first served" basis and may be an issue for late evening arrival, however, we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful experience! We felt more than welcome and absolutely loved this place. We chose to utilize train and bus travel while in Great Britain -- and knowing that, Andrew ahead of time emailed us various websites with public transportation schedules. When we arrived at Glencree House, he gave us area maps, told us about great places to eat,... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our host, Andrew, made a personal connection with all of his guests. He learned everyone's name who was staying at Glencree House, and helped with the personal details of our trip. The room was comfortable and walking distance to everything needed. A really pleasant visit.

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Address: 2 Mennaye Road, Penzance TR18 4NG, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Penzance
Hotel Class:4 star — Glencree House 4*
Also Known As:
Glencree House Penzance, Cornwall

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Lynsey and Andrew are your friendly & welcoming hosts in an elegant Victorian guesthouse situated in a peaceful & quiet location close to Penzance seafront and town centre. With its wealth of character and many original features, Glencree House echoes the romance of yesteryear, combined with the comfort and style of today. We have 7 bright, spacious, recently refurbished guest rooms configured as a mixture of single, twin, family and double rooms - one with a four-poster bed and some with sea views. All rooms are en-suite or have a private bathroom and are equipped with free wi-fi, TV and DVD player, DAB clock radio with iPod docking station, hairdryer, tea and coffee making facilities. Your guest lounge area is situated in the streaming sunshine of the bay window at the front of the house and is complete with a library of local information including pamphlets, books, maps and timetables. We are more than happy to sit with you for a few minutes to help plan your visit to West Cornwall. Glencree House is a short stroll to the main shopping & dining streets of Penzance, Penlee House with its gardens and cafe, the 1930's art deco open air lido, cinemas, museums and art galleries to mention a few. We are also conveniently located for the rail station, bus station, harbour and heliport for trips to the Isles of Scilly. ... more   less 
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