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A cracking little street full of character.

We like Penzance but we particular enjoy wandering Chapel Street which is situated a short distance... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
shane s
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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
via mobile
Very interesting Street in Penzance

I stayed in a hotel in Chapel street for 5 nights and was very pleasantly surprised how interesting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
anniemoring
,
London, United Kingdom
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Penzance, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We like Penzance but we particular enjoy wandering Chapel Street which is situated a short distance from the main shopping street. We really enjoyed lunch at the Admiral Benbow,a pub full of character and furnishings to match and enjoyed the many quirky little shops that...More

Thank shane s
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in a hotel in Chapel street for 5 nights and was very pleasantly surprised how interesting the buildings, art galleries and restaurants were.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a lovely old street with some fascinating little shops, galleries, restaurants, antique shops, and an apple repair shop!

Thank farwestwoman
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

A really nice street with a great atmosphere good artisan gift and antique shops. Also some nice eating places including Blacks and the Turks Head

Thank keithfrench50
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

An interesting arcade of antique dealers has been newly refurbished and has added to the destination quality of the Street .Can their be a pub anywhere in the world like the Admiral Benbow Good for a meal for all ages

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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

The main street of penzance. Old narrow street with nice shops, bars and eateries. Also have post office.

Thank Marius P
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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

This very inviting shop stocks an amazing range of uber stylish items from a stunning range of linen clothing to an exciting range of lifestyle and homewares. The light and spacious shop draws you in and it is a comfortable place to browse. If you...More

Thank Ruth N
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

I always go to the antique mall in chapel street and the other single antique shops farther down the street. I never fail to find something I didn't know I was looking for! Convenient choice of good restaurants.

Thank LaurieSRoth
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Was a bit disappointed in Chapel Street. Everyone had said to make sure to walk it since it was a highlight of Penzance. Yes it was interesting, but no different than any other street in any other town in my opinion - nothing special. There...More

Thank pasowine
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

I totally enjoyed roaming around Chapel street, and all the side streets as well. I found Penzance to be a wonderful place, and I hated to leave. Much to enjoy!

Thank mdbottsie
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Julie P
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Response from Jawenold | Reviewed this property |
As I don't believe in ghosts I wouldn't be the best Reviewer to help....but bits are pretty Gothic.
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