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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 May 30, 2014
nordiclad Exeter, United Kingdom
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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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Exeter, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
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
4 reviews 4 reviews
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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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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
17 reviews 17 reviews
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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37 hotel reviews
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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Trondheim, Norway
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41 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

Reasonably priced when taking the location into consideration, with the railway station just on the other side of the road and the high street are starting outside the door. Great. Standard of rooms: Good enough, clean, although a bit narrow as we had a family room with an extra bed. Our room was facing the street and the railway station,... More

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

We stayed at Carnson House for 3 nights B&B. We were made very welcome and looked after extremely well. The house is very clean and the breakfasts are great. A good location for exploring Penzance or for getting to the station & harbour.

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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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