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Elmsdale Guest House

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Alexandra Road, Penzance TR18 4LZ, England
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Warwick, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We recently stayed here to enable us to get to and from the Isles of Scilly for our holiday there. It is an absolutely super guest house.very clean and comfortable, tastefully decorated and the choice of food and the quality of it was excellent. It is in walking distance of the town but is in a quiet residential street. The... More 

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gcliffe, Owner at Elmsdale Guest House, responded to this review

Many thanks for your very kind words - they are much appreciated. We hope to see you again on your next visit. More 

Seattle
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Spacious rooms, ensuite bath, comfortable common room. Our hosts were kind and helpful. We arrived in town early, phoned, and they said to come over, the room is ready. We had to depart early to catch a train and they set us up to have breakfast. And, they did our laundry. Service above and beyond what is expected. Would certainly... More 

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gcliffe, Owner at Elmsdale Guest House, responded to this review

Thomas, Thank you for taking the time to post a review and thank you for recommending us. Glenis & Dick Cliffe More 

London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Elmsdale Guest House is a lovely B&B in Penzance. The B&B is quite traditional, very cosy and Dick was an excellent host. The room was large, with everything you could need. The breakfast choice is vast and the breakfast itself very tasty. Dick and Glenis both communicated excellently prior to the stay and we very accommodating of our request to... More 

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gcliffe, Owner at Elmsdale Guest House, responded to this review

Kenneth, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay. We don't use any online travel agents and therefore incur no commission charges and that allows us to be very price competitive. Regards, Dick & Glenis Cliffe More 

County Durham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

I regularly go to Elmsdale for a spring break. I am always made to feel welcome and always impressed by the friendliness and helpfulness of Dick and Glenis. The house is clean, bright, centrally situated and conscientiously maintained, and the facilities are first class. I'm happy to recommend Elmsdale to anyone visiting Penzance.

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gcliffe, Owner at Elmsdale Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We aim to deliver the service we woulld like to receive if we were the guests. Best wishes, Glenis & Dick More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

Rooms are very very clean, breakfast is amazing, the hosts are very nice and tells you lots about where to go. 10/10 will visit again Only downside is that the breakfast time is 8-9 which is slightly inconvienient as we were just vositing Penzance, wanting to relax more, instead of waking up at 8

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gcliffe, Owner at Elmsdale Guest House, responded to this review

Kelvin, Thank you for your review. We are pleased that both you and your father enjoyed your stays. With regards to a later breakfast, you should have asked us if we could provide a later breakfast. We find this difficult to offer in peak season because of pressure to prepare rooms for incoming guests but during quieter periods (like now)... More 

Cheboygan, Michigan
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

What a comfortable place to say. The hosts made our stay very special with their knowledge of the area and all around kindness. This is truly a lovely place to stay. It very neat and clean, plus a great breakfast.

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gcliffe, Owner at Elmsdale Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about Elmsdale. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay. You were unlucky with the bleak cold weather (by local standards) for your coastal path walk. Dick & Glenis More 

Darlington, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

Arrived early off the overnight sleeper but as low season our room was ready which was lovely. Good size very clean and tidy, friendly welcome. Good quality fittings , nice ensuite bathroom. Good breakfast.

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gcliffe, Owner at Elmsdale Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to create a review for Elmsdale. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay. You were certainly fortunate with fine walking weather . More 

lincs england
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10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

Clean bathroom, fresh linin, great breakfast and friendly host what more could you need. Close to centre, good wifi, tv and dvd in room. Very clean and smart decor would highly recommend. Gave a great indian restaurant to go too

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Berlin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

Having been able to enjoy Glenis' and Dick's hospitality has been one highlight of our coastpath walk. Elmsdale Guesthouse is the nicest, cleanest, as well as prefectly maintained and organized B&B you can imagine. Glenis and Dick are the most caring & helpful hosts you could ask for. Right after passing their doorstep we felt really comfortable at their home.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 via mobile

Penzance is a great place to explore the West Cornwall area and the Elmsdale is ideally suited. Friendly owners and nice spacious rooms. If you want advice on where to visit or eat Dick is a good source of local information. Breakfasts are excellent and rooms are spotless. Highly recommended!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Elmsdale is a carefully refurbished Victorian townhouse located in a leafy tree lined avenue running down to Penzance Promenade (sea front). It is located in the Penzance Conservation Area and is convenient for both the sea front and the Town Centre. All guest rooms are en-suite. There is plentiful on-street parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elmsdale Guest House

Address: Alexandra Road, Penzance TR18 4LZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Penzance
Price Range: $83 - $96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Elmsdale Guest House Penzance, Cornwall
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