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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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Vancouver, BC
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I cannot say enough good things about this place and the people who run it! Only spent one night here at the start of a three week cycling tour of Cornwall but the experience really set a positive tone for the trip. Our room, a twin at the top floor facing the back yard, was a nice size, clean and... More

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Brentford
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed at Elmsdale on way to and from the Isles of Scilly. Located about 20 minute walk to ferry terminal or about 5 minutes by taxi. About 15 minute walk to town centre with lots of pubs and restaurants. The proprietor was very accommodating in serving breakfast from 7.30 so that we were able to make the ferry in good... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks 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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56 reviews 56 reviews
8 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 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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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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

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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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