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    YHA Penzance

    Castle Horneck, Alverton, Castle Horneck TR20 8TF, England
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
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    Traveller (61)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Dining (3)
    Overview
    • Excellent61%
    • Very good28%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Internet
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 139 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The YHA is comfortable, and reasonably well equipped. It is in a great spot for many of Cornwall's attractions - we didn't need to drive more than 20 minutes our whole holiday. There are 3 supermarkets within 10 minutes drive of the YHA. Our room...More

    Thank Paul R
    Response from Paul K, Manager at YHA PenzanceResponded 1 week ago

    Hello Paul, great to hear you and the family had a lovely holiday. it's good to hear that your children socialised with others rather than shutting themselves in the bedroom. that's what's good about YHA. Our guests mix well in the social spaces. Friendships are...More

    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    YHA Penzance is on the edge of the town in a lovely old building about a mile by quiet lanes and paths from my route on the Coast Path. I could have mentioned the friendliness of the staff, the excellent and good value food and...More

    Thank FellwalkerCumbria_UK
    Response from Paul K, Manager at YHA PenzanceResponded 26 April 2017

    Hello and thank you very much for the great review. We have had some great friendly families over the Easter holidays. It makes for a great atmosphere which you just don't get in some places. I will pass on your comments to all my team....More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Good value for money, but you have to know the hostel is far from the center of Penzance (20-25 mn at feet), so it's not convenient for going out in the evening. (the bus M6 can shorten the distance, but it depends on the hour...More

    Thank Elodie C
    Response from Paul K, Manager at YHA PenzanceResponded 1 week ago

    Hello and thanks for your comments. I am glad that you found the staff friendly and helpful. We make our guests aware of our location in our website and pre arrival information and is also available on our website and many reviews. Bus M6 to...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Well located YHA (if you have a car) in Penzance. Staff were friendly, rooms and bathrooms were clean and breakfast was good value. Rooms were also nice and big which was great for our family. Would stay again if visiting Penzance again.

    Thank Phil B
    Response from Paul K, Manager at YHA PenzanceResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thanks Phil B for your great comments. The cleaning team will be happy as YHA introduced extra cleaning each day. A great result for them. See you again next year? Why not try one of our Bell tents! paul

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    the hostel is clean and welcoming, staff very caring and gentle. I could plan my entire trip with the lovely girl at the reception. I stayed in a bell tend which was magical! altough the rain, i could really enjoy my stay. close enough to...More

    Thank montinigiulia
    Response from Paul K, Manager at YHA PenzanceResponded 1 week ago

    Hello, thanks for your great review especially your comments about my staff. I will pass this on to them. The Bell tents are great, even better if it doesn't rain. I hope the sun shines when you return. Glad you didn't find the walk too...More

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    #10 of 21 hotels in St Ives
     
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    #1 of 1 hotels in Lamorna
     
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    • US$40 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 80
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    • United Kingdom >
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    • Cornwall >
    • Castle Horneck
    • Also Known As
    • Penzance Youth Hotel Castle Horneck
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    Traveller (61)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Dining (3)
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    "Room 22 is hot and small - cramped for 4 people."
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    "Private room."
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    "There is a disabled bathroom on the ground floor plus suitable accommodation on that floor."
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    "Best views over the daffodils field! (when is the season). But, in general the building per se is beautiful."
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