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Carnson House

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   2 East Terrace, Penzance TR18 2TD, England
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Ranked #61 of 90 Penzance B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
captaindave1944 New Milton, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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New Milton, England
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed overnight on Tuesday 4th November 2014, having booked the room on that morning. I had complex travel arrangements the next day as I was visiting the Scillies for a day trip and wasn't sure I could connect up with the last train home on my return. Rob and Belinda took it all in their stride and arranged for... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rob and Belinda were friendly and helpful hosts. Rob allowed us to use the microwave on our first evening and helped with the luggage. Breakfast was very good. The B&B is located opposite the train station and in the High Street; therefore convenient if you travel by train. However, there is no parking available and we had to park our... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

As we used the train, 4 of us just needed a couple of rooms for the weekend, in a clean / tidy and functional B&B and we got it right, also was a good base to explore Penzance from. All rooms very well presented (try not to get room at the front) others very quiet. Everyone very polite, breakfast excellent... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Me and my wife came to Penzance all way from London Carnson House it's a beautiful very clean b&b Breakfast was very tasty options of fresh juices cereals fresh fruits tea coffee everything spot On Rob and his wife where helpful and very nice people

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London, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Stayed there this weekend, you could not have asked for more. Rob and Belinda were the perfect hosts. Room was clean and tidy. Bed was very comfortable. Beautiful Cornish full breakfast, and was thoroughly enjoyed. Would definitely return, and recommend staying there. Although we came by car, we managed to park round the corner,although it is directly opposite the station... More

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Guildford
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Having read other reviews of this b&b we booked for 2 nights and were not disappointed. Belinda and Rob are very friendly and helpful. The room was clean and functional. (Cleaned in a miraculous flash whilst we were having breakfast so we came back to an amazingly fresh room!) The sausages and bacon at breakfast weren't to my taste but... More

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Totnes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

Having stayed in another hotel previously which was the pits we decided to chance, at short notice, this hotel. Room more than adequate, breakfast was spot on, the staff team more than pleasant and the location is tops. What more could we ask for, nothing. Thanks again and shall be back in the new year. Thanks Jane and Dave Wilkinson.

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

I booked this B&B for two nights and £50 was paid in advance. And I cancelled it by mistake one day, then I want to rebook it again. The staff of Booking.com called the B&B immediately, and then told me that I can rebook the B&B for only one night and there was no room on the other night. Besides,... More

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Portland, Oregon
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

Possibly most convenient location in town, across from train station & near to harbor, parking lot, tour buses & boats. On a very busy street, but quiet enough at night. Host Ron was very accommodating & made good recommendations for restaurants & activities, found us a free place to park & called us a cab with a great driver.

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Grenoble, France
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61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

This B&B is just what we were looking for, for a short stay. After arriving by train, we spent 1 night at Carnson House before taking the Scillonian next morning. We were in room 6, on the ground floor, opposite the breakfast room. Rob greeted us and made us feel welcome - he also gave a good recommendation for dinner,... More

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Address: 2 East Terrace, Penzance TR18 2TD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Penzance
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Ranked #61 of 90 B&Bs / Inns in Penzance
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Carnson House 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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