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Penrose B&B

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1 The Terrace | off Scrations Lane, Lostwithiel PL22 0DT, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Bonchurch, Isle of Wight, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We were looking for somewhere special to stay for a few nights and found this fantastic guesthouse. The 'home' of Heidi and Chris was so spotless and the decor befitting this lovely Victorian terraced property was tastefully presented. The photos on booking.com were exact representations of the guesthouse which made us more likely to book. We could not have experienced... More 

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Rainham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We stayed at the Penrose b&b early September and what a fantastic place. Chris and Heidi do everything to make a stay there fantastic. We stayed in the "granny flat" on the ground floor and could not fault it in any way. Breakfast was exceptional and we found that we did not want to eat anything more during the day.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We were very lucky to come across this gem of a b&b... decided to travel down to Cornwall Thursday evening without anywhere to stay, found this b&b on late rooms and even though it was 930 in the evening when we called to book they were very accommodating. We were in room 6 on the ground floor, the bed was... More 

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London
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Just got back from a lovely short stay at the Penrose. Stayed with my husband and 5 month old baby in one of the family rooms. I must say that what makes this place so special is Chris and Heidi. They are a lovely couple who make you feel at home as soon as you walk in the door and... More 

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Boston, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

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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wiltshire
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9 hotel reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

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
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

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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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

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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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 

Leicester
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 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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