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Artist Residence Guesthouse Penzance

The Georgian House, 20 Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AW, England
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

This is a beautiful small hotel. As each room is designed by a local artist it offers something different to the standard hotel look. It's colourful, interesting & different. It hadn't been opened long when we stayed and the staff could have done with more training but were very friendly. Breakfast service was a little slow. The location was great... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

I was looking to do a weekend away and the Artist residence pretty much helped me in making up my mind about where to go. I was not disappointed when I arrived, the hotel was nicely decorated and I really liked the mix & match and the colour clash of the dining room. I stayed at the AR Blank room... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

I stayed in this hotel recently whilst in Penzance with work. The b&b is kept very clean throughout. The art throughout this place makes it look very quirky from the website, but from staying there I can tell you that this artist theme works very well. The rooms are all created by an artist and they are refreshingly different to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

Newly married, my husband and I weren't planning on going on a honeymoon until next year but we are so glad we had a quick get away after our wedding and doubly glad that we chose the Artist Residence. Our room was gourgeous with attention to every detail (it was the Butterfly one). It was very clean, the bed was... More

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Congratulations on your marriage! Thank you so much for the lovely review :-) We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay in Ephemeral Opulence it is a very romantic room indeed. It was lovely to meet you both and we hope to see you again. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

The Artist Residence hotel in Chapel Street is a very unusual and quirky treat of a hotel. Each room has been painted by a different artist. Ours was painted by Jo Peel, and somehow she had managed to recreate in our room the exact view that we could see out of our window, which was of the Admiral Benbow pub... More

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

Just back from three nights at the Artist Residence in Penzance. We had a lovely room (No. 2) at the front which was roomy, beautifully decorated and very clean and fresh. Breakfast was lovely and the staff were helpful and considerate. Despite our room being directly opposite the Admiral Benbow pub it was remarkably quiet, even with the window open... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

This is the most memorable, friendly and unique hotel I can ever remember staying in in England - fantastic value and really nice, accommodating staff. Perhaps it would be difficult for them to allow things like early check-in/ late check-out in peak season, but when we visited in October the staff went above and beyond to make our stay easy... More

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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012 via mobile

Just back from Artist Residence, Penzance. Food amazing and staff really helpful. Their recommendations on places to eat made the mini-break too! Rooms very clean. There's no parking at the hotel which is the only drawback. Thanks for a lovely stay. I'm sure we will go back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

This hotel is so quirky that it is a pleasure to stay there. Art adorns the walls as soon as you enter and go all the way up the stairs to all the rooms. The dining room is in an eclectic style with a lovely atmosphere. The quay is 5mins walk away if you are travelling onto the Isles of... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

They set out to make a very average town centre hotel into something with class, and they succeeded. They should do tours so that you can see all the rooms, each of which has it's own artist-designed style. Ours was called Ephemeral, decorated in white, grey and silver with the odd splash of colour - lots of fun. Breakfast in... More

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Address: The Georgian House, 20 Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AW, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Penzance
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Number of rooms: 11
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