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Duporth Guest House

1 Mennaye Road, Penzance TR18 4NG, England
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Ranked #39 of 89 Penzance B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Las Vegas, Nevada
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful surprise I found in Penzance, Cornwall in the Duporth Guest House. It started with Steve, our host...and maybe owner?, of the little hotel that could. Steve met us (my family) downstairs. He seemed to know us each by name before we had been properly introduced. He was cordial and warm...an old friend waiting to happen. Of course,... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The owners here are so welcoming and friendly and they provided us with more than we had requested for dairy and gluten free requirements. They also gave us some great tips for where to eat and visit in and around Penzance. The room was quite small but we've stayed in smaller and had a sea view! The building and furnishings... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and 3 friends stayed here for just one night on a B&B basis It's a lovely Victorian property in a quiet street just a 2 minute walk to the front and in walking distance of some great pubs and eateries. The room we had was spotless clean as was the en-suite and very comfortable, the continental breakfast is all... More

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Morgantown, West Virginia, United States
19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Most of my travels in UK, other than family, have been in B&B's. This was the first time in a guest house. Guess I am spoilt by having my breakfast cooked for me in B&B. Continental style breakfast was in the room, so did not meet other guests, which was sad. The breakfast was ample. The host and hostess were... More

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Melbourne (Aus)
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Just a 2-minute walk from Penzance seafront, I had a lovely room with a view over Mounts Bay. Breakfast in the room was sensational, and the croissants to die for! Easy access to town (about 10 minutes stroll). Staff were very helpful, recommending local sightseeing, restaurants.

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Oxford, England, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

nice guest house, friendly hosts. Easy parking and very convenient for town centre. Nice to have a change from the traditional English breakfast with the fresh fruit and eggs provided here. Would stay here again.

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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

I booked this guest house for the weekend Pontypridd were playing The Cornish Pirates in the British and Irish Cup. The ground was a stones throw away and near some local pubs. The rooms we were given had lovely sea views. Mine, on an upper floor, had a bay window with a table which enabled us to have breakfast looking... More

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penzance great britain
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Really enjoyed our stay at Duporth Guest House ... The owners took great pride & care to see of stay was enjoyable .. Looking forward to booking again soon. I was also very pleased to find the Guest house is right next to a free tennis courts :-0 ) And being a short walk from the fishing port of Newlyn... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Perfect location, everything is on your doorstep. The rooms were very clean, modern and great value for money. The rooms had been re-furbished recently which was lovely and exactly what we wanted. The staff were very welcoming and I would love to visit again...Thank you Duporth

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

We have stayed here a couple of times before, there's not a better place to stay in Penzance. Would once again highly recommend, owners are lovely, rooms are comfy, breakfast is great. Couldn't ask for more from a BandB by the sea.

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Address: 1 Mennaye Road, Penzance TR18 4NG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Penzance
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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