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The Penellen Hotel

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4.0 of 5
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64 Riviere Towans | St Ives Bay, Phillack, Hayle TR27 5AF, England
The Penellen Hotel
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Exeter, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here recently for 3 nights best hotel/B&B we have stayed in a warm welcome was given by Barbara and Paul the room was bright clean comfortable with all you could need with a balcony over looking gold sands and the bay of St Ives ideal for sitting out in the sun and relaxing! The breakfast was great to .Good... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Another ideal short break destination. Great coastal location, very friendly landlady. Excellent well appointed room with sea view and lovely en suite. Good breakfast with "help yourself " type cereal and drinks bar, followed with a cooked breakfast.

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review - we are glad you enjoyed your stay. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been coming here a number of years now and always hugely look forward to our visits. Our most recent stay was again fantastic with the usual warm welcome from Barbara and Paul and breakfasts of a very high standard. They certainly go the extra mile to cater to guests' needs and preferences, with just one example being making... More 

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind remarks, glad you enjoyed your walks and look forward to seeing you soon. Barbara and Paul. More 

Stafford, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this hotel is idyllic for a quiet getaway. faultlessly clean wonderful views across St Ives bay, I was fortunate to view not only all of the rooms in the hotel but also the amazing holiday lets on the site and i have to say the standard was superb. The breakfast every morning was lovely and tasty no complaints. Barbara and... More 

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your great comments. It was good to see you and hope to see you again soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the perfect getaway weekend! We , my daughter, my husband and I, shared a family room which was lovely. It was very clean and had the seaside vibe, really nice. The views from the little balcony across the bay to St Ives were simply breathtaking. We were very fortunate as we were the only guests in the entire... More 

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

So pleased that you enjoyed your short stay with us and it would be really good if you came back to stay longer next time. Glad that you enjoyed the breakfast - it's always good to see a clean plate More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nobody could expect more from this stunning hotel. The location has a beautiful view across the bay to St.Ives with great sunsets when we were there. Paul and Barbara are so welcoming.They make you feel special from the moment you arrive to when you reluctantly leave. Our room was immaculate in every way and very comfortable.So lovely to hear the... More 

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for being such lovely guests and so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see again soon! More 

Walsall, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We have just come back from staying in Mermaid. Wow, we were so surprised to see how big this chalet really was. The weather was not that good, but having a lovely place to go back to in the evening and relax was so welcoming. Large comfy bedrooms with en-suites, beautiful kitchen and dining room, large living room with plenty... More 

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review Mermaid. We are happy to be offer a holiday to your pet too, I'm sure they enjoy the sea air just as much and the golden sandy beach. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Having stayed just one night, I regret not staying longer. Clean and well presented room (room 4) with excellent sea views across to St Ives. Full English Breakfast was freshly cooked to perfection. Barbara was friendly and very welcoming. "A hidden gem of a hotel"

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you - the pleasure was all mine. Hope to see you for the weekend or even longer next time. More 

Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Thank you Barb and Paul for such a great stay . The three day stay was just the ticket we needed To recharge our batteries. We were so pleased with the double room it was great to be able to relax In the evening put our feet up and watch the TV with a cuppa. The view from our room... More 

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Kath and Roy for your kind comments, it was lovely to see you again and as so glad you enjoyed your stay once more. More 

Barnstaple
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5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

The lateness of the season meant we were very lucky to find a Hotel to accomodate us close to St Ives and Penzance. We were not disappointed when we booked The Penellen Hotel. We have a lovely comfy room in room 3 which overlooks the beach and has a really comfortable divan bed, a must because I have had recently... More 

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review. Following your concerns our plumber has serviced all the radiators and they are now top notch. We are one of the only B&B's in the area with stunning sea views and our customers tend to spend their time outside in the garden over looking the sea. So glad... More 

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