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Alexandra Road, Penzance TR18 4LZ, England
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Elmsdale Guest House
Ranked #12 of 90 Penzance B&B and Inns
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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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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just what we needed, a comfortable, welcoming place to spend a night on our way to the Scillys. The owners were very helpful, even kindly giving us a lift to get the shuttle bus at Penzance station, when our taxi was late!! We would definitely stay here again and recommend it to others.

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Isle of Wight
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81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got back from a four night break in Penzance having stayed at the Elmsfield. Recommended to us by our next door neighbour and we were very pleased with the accomodation, location and Penzance in general. The breakfasts were excellent and Dick was a perfect host with some very good recommendations of where to visit, eat and drink. Many thanks... More

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Fuerth, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

...in a perfect location. We have enjoyed the hospitality of the owners, as well as the clean and modern decorated room. Breakfast was very good. In the evening we followed Dick’s restaurant recommendations which were exellent (1x Taj Mahal Indian food just a few minutes walk and 1x “2 Fore Street” seafood restaurant in Mousehole approx. 3 miles).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

The hotel runner is very nice and absolutely an English gentlemen. The hotel is very clean and comfortable. There are free DVDs to watch, the breakfast is also excellent! The hotel runner is very patient to me, give me some good advises as I had some terrible experiences. I will recommend this hotel to my friends!

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gcliffe, Owner at Elmsdale Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We were pleased to step in and help you after a deeply unpleasant experience elsewhere. More

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45 reviews 45 reviews
11 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stayed here for one night on either end of our trip to the Isles of Scilly. And what a good choice. The cleaniness was outstanding, a comfy bed and bath in room 1, and a delicious breakfast. We did look forward to coming back to a 'home from home' after the ferry trip from Scilly. Very kind and friendly... More

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Creston, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I had no problem at all booking this B and B on my own. The response to my inquiry was immediate and their cost for their room was wonderfully reasonable. The date of my stay was May 23rd of 2014. The food was great, the room clean and quiet, and the best location possible. The owners gave me a good... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I stayed here at both ends of a trip to the Isles of Scilly and got to try out two different rooms. Both were very comfortable and clean with décor of a very high standard. The showers were also excellent with no shortage of hot water. Dick and Glenis are excellent hosts, making you feel very welcome and relaxed. They... More

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gcliffe, Owner at Elmsdale Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you. We aim to be flexible and responsive to visitors needs. We find guests welcome our 24 hr no charge cancellation policy because sometines plans have to be changed. More

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

My review title says it all - very clean and welcoming, comfortable beds and good shower, lovely hosts, excellent breakfast and peppermint tea provided. Would definitely choose it again on my next visit to Penzance.

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gcliffe, Owner at Elmsdale Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comments. Pleased you enjoyed your stay. More

Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We found the Elmsdale guest house to be extremely clean, very stylish with Scandinavian style furniture, with a clean and up to date bathroom where everything worked perfectly! Glenis and Dick serve excellent breakfasts, and went out of their way to provide us with a vegetarian option. Glenis and Dick were very welcoming and were happy to look after our... More

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gcliffe, Owner at Elmsdale Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. With only 4 rooms we have the time to engage with guests and help them make the most of their stay in Penzance. More

Lafayette, Louisiana
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161 reviews 161 reviews
34 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Dick and Glenis will make you comfortable, and will set you up for the day with a delicious full English breakfast. The rooms are small but adequate, with only showers, no tubs. Location is excellent. Town and the ferry landing are a short walk away. However, if you are taking the ferry, and have luggage, plan on a taxi, if... More

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gcliffe, Owner at Elmsdale Guest House, responded to this review

We thank the reviewer for kind comments. The guest room referred to 4.5m x 4.2 m with an en-suite in one corner measuring 1m x 3m. We beleive it is typical for a Victorian town house in the area. It is not feasible to provide both bath tubs and showers in en-suites in the mainstream B&B/guest house sector in Cornwall... More

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Additional Information about Elmsdale Guest House

Address: Alexandra Road, Penzance TR18 4LZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Penzance
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Elmsdale Guest House Penzance, Cornwall

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