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The Longboat Hotel

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   Market Jew Street, Penzance TR18 2HZ , England
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Ranked #50 of 90 Penzance B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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55 reviews 55 reviews
30 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The reception area for the hotel was part of a pleasant large bar area on the ground floor. Having paid for the three nights we were booked for, we were directed to our rooms upstairs. On the way we passed through the sitting room on the first floor which had a big window with a view down the opposite street... More

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Redruth, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Small, shabby rooms. Offhand service. Some of the worst food in town. If you are visiting Penzance by train and simply want somewhere close by to lay your head then perhaps this is the place for you. Very noisy at weekends though so don't bank on getting any sleep. If you have a car avoid at all costs as there... More

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London, United Kingdom
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171 reviews 171 reviews
80 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here before and after walking the Cornish Coastal Path. Location is excellent, just behind the train station and on the Coastal Path. Although the room was a little outdated, for the price it is excellent value. Food in the restaurant was fine and the Vegetarian sausage at breakfast time was the best I have ever tasted. Nice old fashioned... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Price is fine and the hotel was clean. Breakfast was also good and the staff friendly. Poor score mainly due to plastic sheets - terrible sweaty nights sleep and for that reason much better to go elsewhere - shame really....

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london
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived early from Riviera Night Sleeper. Appreciated being able to leave our bags for the day until we were able to check in. Thank you Chris, John and everyone else for making our stay enjoyable. Perfectly located for local buses and trains. Good food.( excellent chips!) Room clean and comfortable. WiFi can be a little erratic at times but the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed at longboat inn and found the atmosphere brilliant. Ryan was extremely helpful and being a leeds United fan made things even better! There is a side door which made access for luggage good and this made things way easier than struggling pass everyone which usually happens in other places. The room had lots of plug sockets for charging all... More

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Otley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Arrived by train for a 9 day stay, hotel very close to railway and bus stations. Warm welcome from staff who looked after us very well. Room spacious and clean. Bathroom fresh and clean. Food excellent, great variety with 'specials' which were very good value. We really enjoyed our stay at the Longboat and Penzance is a great base for... More

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Perth, Australia
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12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Stayed here twice in June going to and returning from the Scilly Islands, Very handy for station, car hire, harbour, was warmly welcomed by bar staff on arrival, room was fine, av size, but quiet, hearty breakfast included, would stay again.

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Somerset, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Upon arrival we had friendly and helpful staff throughout-The hotel is perfectly situated walking distance to all of penzance;s main places and can see the sea from the front of the hotel! We had the Porthcurno suite and was clean well sized and slept fine with no noise issues. Breakfast was top quality!!A selection of cereals,Fry up,toast,fruit etc Will deffo... More

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Hull, England, United Kingdom
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

This pub / hotel is round the corner from Penzance Station and therefore very handy for a train traveler. Room was very well appointed with a four poster bed giving it real charm. Breakfast was delicious, I can particularly recommend the homemade vegetarian sausages! Hotel also offers a great left luggage service. Thanks to all.

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Address: Market Jew Street, Penzance TR18 2HZ , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Penzance
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Longboat Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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