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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   1 The Terrace | off Scrations Lane, Lostwithiel PL22 0DT, England
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Ranked #1 of 14 Lostwithiel B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Jane K Boston, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Boston, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at The Penrose as we had a wedding reception to attend at the golf club. The dogs were made welcome and our room (3) had a wonderful view. We ordered our breakfast choice for the following morning and they were well cooked and plentiful indeed. There was a wide range of delicious jams, breads, cereals and fruit on... More

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9 hotel reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed In many hotels/ bed and breakfasts, and despite the majority being really good; there has always been a fault of some description. That was until we stayed at the Penrose. We can find no fault at all. Chris and Heidi have this place sown up. Perfects hosts, perfect breakfasts, perfect and immaculate room and view over Lostwithiel,... More

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Brisbane, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and i stayed here for a week in August. Chris & Heidi were excellent hosts and every thing went well. We found the location very central for getting access to every thing we wanted to see. The Breakfast was very good and served in a lovely room with a view over the Cornish countryside. Our room was comfortable... More

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York, England
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a seven bed roomed Victorian house on the edge of the village of Lostwithiel and is conveniently situated for the pubs and shops. The owners are very friendly, welcoming and ready for a chat. Our room was a self catering flat, complete with kitchen-diner, with its own ground floor entrance. The accommodation is spotlessly clean, very well and... More

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West Malling, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights and can not fault it . The greeting was very friendly and we immediately felt very comfortable . The room was very large and has everything you could wish for .... Shower was great . The booking system for breakfast seemed to work fine and suited us well as we aren't very good at... More

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penrosebb, Owner at Penrose B&B, responded to this review

Hello Eve Thank you for your kind words, and we are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We work hard to try and give everyone a holiday to remember, and a 'home away from home'. With regard to the eggs there is much inconsistency with the cooking of boiled and poached eggs - we grill everything for breakfast... More

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6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We stayed at Penrose for 2 nights. The reception we received was superb, Chris and Heidi were so welcoming. The room was amazing and the view from the window was magical. Breakfast was spot on. I would recommend to all. Though next to a road the area is so peaceful but there was the occasional heavy lorry go past after... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We stayed at Penrose for 8 nights as a base to explore the local area, Eden Project and just a general chill out. The previous testimonials really say it all. We stayed with our Corgi dog and had a lovely time. Our room was large and very comfortable overlooking the town of Lostwithiel Chris and Heidi made us all extremely... More

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Nantwich, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We stayed at Penrose B&B for 7 nights and it was by far the best B&B we've ever stayed in. Our room was the one at the top of the house with lovely views across the town, a large spacious bathroom with soaps, shampoos and body lotion all provided, and a very well thought out drinks tray. Breakfast was served... More

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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Chris and Heidi welcome you with open arms, my wife and I felt at home straight away, the breakfast was excellent, the room spacious, and kept to a very high clean standard, I would recommend the Penrose to family and friends. Mick and Andrea ( Blackpool )

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20 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 via mobile

Very nice B & B in quiet town.Stayed one night only and wish it had been more.Nothing was too much for the owners.They have thought of everything travelers would want.Breakfast is fantastic with 3 different choices of breakfast.We had the kippers for something different.Owners even called doctors for my wife who had been bothered by heat rash over the past... More

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Address: 1 The Terrace | off Scrations Lane, Lostwithiel PL22 0DT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Lostwithiel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Penrose B&B 4*
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