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Penarth Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   St Austell Road | St Blazey Gate, Par, St Austell PL24 2EF, England
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Ranked #3 of 21 Par B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014
slobrules Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Mike was an excellent host. We are both Vegetarian and the breakfast was a full veggie cooked along with fruit, yoghurt and cereals not the normal reduced menu. Didn't need to eat lunch afterwards. Great location for the Eden project and the wider area. Rooms are a high standard and clean with a couple of nice touches. The Britannia Inn... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

The Penarth guest house is clean and the rooms well furnished. But it is the welcoming hosts and the wonderful breakfast which make it such a special place to stay. Nothing is too much trouble for Mike, and you really feel as though you are staying with friends. There is a breath-taking amount of choice for breakfast and everything is... More

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Cannington, United Kingdom
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36 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

You get an excellent greeting and "Cornish Welcome" from Mike who makes you feel instantly at home. For eating out there is a pub just up the road, and down the bottom of the hill is the Britannia Inn, easily walk-able provided you are capable once you leave the pub. The 10% discount (where Mike gives you a signed card)... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

From booking to leaving this B & B it's been a delightful experience. We stayed 2 nights as I wanted to visit the Eden project (which is only a few mins away) The rooms are very clean tidy and decorated to a high standard. Mike is so helpful and friendly, recommending great places to eat and places to see whilst... More

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Birmingham England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

After deciding to visit the Eden project last minute we looked for accommodation that was close by,we booked the Penarth for its close proximity. We did not look at any of the reviews and arrived with no expectations so we were hugely surprised by the warm welcome from Mike despite our late arrival. We were shown to a beautiful room... More

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wolverhampton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

We found the Penarth very clean excellent double guest bedroom with ensuite, the breakfasts were amazing with plenty of choice & set you up for the day, Mike the host was very friendly & hospitable, always willing to offer help and advise on local places to visit & places to eat we will be staying again if we visit the... More

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Leeds
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

The Penarth Guest House is an excellent bed and breakfast The place is cleaner than a hospital and the breakfast is excellent. All the food is from local suppliers and is top quality. It is situated on a main road giving easy access to anywhere in Cornwall. There is ample parking and Mike the owner is very accommodating without being... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013 via mobile

I can't recommend this b&b enough. We stayed for 2 nights for our first Cornwall trip from Lincolnshire and will be staying again! Excellent host, from the moment we walked in we felt welcome, relaxed and comfortable. We stayed in the Double suite and it was spotless. The breakfast was incredible and really enjoyed speaking to our host Mike, who... More

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Sutton Surrey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

Reading all the reviews posted here, I think we might have encountered the host on not such a good couple of days. We didn't experience the "charisma" that has been described, and I'm not sure that he would have put himself out for us, but maybe he was tired at the end of a long holiday season. However, we did... More

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Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013 via mobile

What a find! I visited Cornwall for a week as working in the area & stayed at the Penarth Guest House for 4 nights. The Guest house was beautiful & owner fantastic! Spotlessly clean, beautifully furnished & very comfortable. My bed was lovely & power shower super! Breakfast was wonderful & cooked to my taste. I can highly recommend the... More

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Address: St Austell Road | St Blazey Gate, Par, St Austell PL24 2EF, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Austell > Par
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Penarth Guest House 4*
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Penarth Guest House is a spacious detached house with three high quality ensuite guest rooms set in its own grounds at the edge of the village of St Blazey Gate just 5 minutes’ drive from the Eden Project. This part of the south Cornish coastline between the River Fowey to the east and the River Fal to the west is known as the Cornish Riviera for its beautiful gardens, palm trees and fine weather. ... more   less 
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