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Reading, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

We stopped overnight on our way to the Scilly Isles and booked this b+b because of its location next to Penzance station. On the plus side, the price was reasonable and the room was clean. However, the overall experience was marred by an appalling breakfast, poor mattresses and the multitude of warning signs in the room stating that all damages... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

A nice traditional B and B stayed here prior to setting off on lands end to John Ogroats Cycle Ride. If you are looking for a 4 star hotel this is not the place for you. If you are looking for a friendly B and B this is certainly for you.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here in June 2016 and was met by the owners who were pleasant and attentive to my needs after a long drive. The room had everything I needed for a short stay and was very clean. I don't understand the negative comments on the ensuite facilities - the bathroom is small but in perfect working order - people... More 

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Lewes, United Kingdom
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55 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Carnson House is very handy for the train station. It is only a couple of minutes away from it. This is because it on the main road running through the town. Our bedroom looked out onto the main road and the side wall of the station. In fairness we hardly heard noise from the road and noise from the pub... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

The Carnson House is a small B&B very near the Penzance Train Station but not in a noisy location. The owners are delightful but not overbearing, the rooms are clean and have all the amenities you should need, the breakfast was great, and the location is 2nd to none for access to the train and bus stations in Penzance. Our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

Stayed 2 night's on a trip to Scilly Isles. Have to complement the owners on breakfast, hospitality, and especially how lovely and warm the hotel rooms were for the month of March. There is nothing worse than staying somewhere your cold. This bed and breakfast was extremely comfortable. Hope other guests enjoy their stay.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

I stayed here last summer for 3 nights. It is a nice little B&B, and the owners do a great job at making you feel welcome. When we arrived, the owner even showed us the best place to park which was really helpful. The cooked breakfast is really nice, I opted for this every morning of my stay! The first... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

Wifi slow. Break fast was delicious.No private parking.The owner was very nice.in the morning we could smell the english being cooking and some smoke from cigarette .make we got harded.near the railway station.near shopping center. Good to go shopping but not recommend room no.4

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Athens, Attiki, Greece
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

Cozy clean bedrooms with nice decoration. Close to the railway station. Friendy owners. Hot water all day. Every day cleaning. Towels and sheets have fresh and clean smelling. Rich Cornish breakfast suitable for vegeterians too. Also free Wi Fi. I am so happy I choose that B&B for my accommodation in Penzance. I definitely recommend it. Reasonable prices and offers... More 

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

Booked room 6 twin room beds very comfy Belinda and rob fantastic hosts breakfast was great even went out for a meal with them where else could you go and be made to feel that welcome very close to those travelling by coach or train lovely pub next door what more could holiday makers ask for

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Carnson House

Address: 2 East Terrace, Penzance TR18 2TD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Penzance
Price Range: $76 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Carnson House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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