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Vienna Region, Austria
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Great location next to the Beach. A beautiful view of the Sea from all rooms, The Manageress made as feel at home from the first moment. She certainly knows what HOSPITALITY means. She was always helpful when we had a question. Also excellent breakfast We will definitely visit again.

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your fantastic comments. So pleased that you enjoyed your stay in England and certainly look forward to seeing you again. More 

Matlock, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We only stayed for the remaining 3 days of our honeymoon, but i must say it was spotlessly clean ( i have very high expectations! ) Barbara was so warm and friendly, and we loved Georgie & Dennis! We had a lovely breakfast everyday and the views were to die for, you are very lucky to live in such a... More 

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jenny & Darren, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are so glad we were able to make the end of your honeymoon special. Hope to see you again soon and Georgie & Dennis will be waiting. Best regards Barb & Paul More 

essex
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

hi to barbara and paul thanks for a lovely stay delicious brekky and beautifull places to visit - a very lovely part of st ives with a large beach and wonderfull views very peacefull hope to see yous again angela & kevin

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

thanks for taking the time to put your comments on tripadvisor. and so glad you enjoyed your bedroom with fantastic views over the beach and sea, with wonderful balcony. More 

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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Our stay here was perfect from start to end, the owners Barbra and Paul were fantastic and have great customer service skills, no job too small. We stayed here for a week for our honeymoon and will be coming back again for our wedding anniversary! We also love George the dog! Can not fault the place one bit, the perfect... More 

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

Hello to both of you, We are so glad that you spent your honeymoon with us at The Penellen and everything exceeded your expectations. We hope you have a lovely first 12 months together and look forward to seeing you on your first anniversary. Very best wishes Barb & Paul More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

The owner, Barbara was very polite and efficient in response to my original request for accommodation. We arrived early which proved to be no problem and the room was of a high standard-very clean and well-specced. Bottles of water, supplies of tea and coffee and Cornish biscuits replenished daily was lovely. Very nice breakfasts each day, with a wide selection.... More 

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to post your wonderful day. We always try our best to make a stay memorable with us. It was lovely to meet you and hope to see you again soon. More 

Rugeley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

My husband and I have tried quite a few times to get into this hotel without success as it has always been fully booked. However, we booked really early this year and finally managed it. We were not disappointed. It is fabulous, Barbara and Paul are so welcoming nothing being too much trouble. The whole place was absolutely spotless the... More 

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us it was our pleasure and glad that we were able to live up to your expectations! Hope to see you again soon. More 

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

We love Cornwall especially the beaches. This Hotel provides the best views just outside of your room. A really friendly place to stay with a fantastic breakfast in a very friendly environment. A very clean and caring hotel with a great honesty bar/shop.

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your very good comments, as you know The Penellen sits above the beach at Hayle and has some of the most spectacular views in the county. So pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you again. Thanks again, Paul & Barbara More 

Rainham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

Barbara & Paul made us feel more than welcome, such a lovely couple and nothing was too much trouble. Not only are the rooms clean, bright and modern, but they have a fantastic view over Gwithian beach - priceless in my eyes!! The breakfast room was clean welcoming & spacious with not only cereals, toasts, fruit juices & hot drinks... More 

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for all your comments, so pleased you all enjoyed yourselves. We pride ourselves in having possibly one of the best breakfasts out and glad that the weather was kind to you. Many thanks Paul & Barbara More 

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5 reviews
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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I love Cornwall and the Penhellen combines the best of why I love the place. It is located almost on the beach which is 2 minutes away..you can imagine the absolutely gorgeous views when sitting drinking a relaxing coffee in the gardens overlooking the bay. Add to that immaculate rooms a very tasty breakfast and wonderful hosts Barb and Paul..you... More 

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks to you both for your fantastic comments, it was great to meet you and so glad that you were able to enjoy Trevaskis Farm and The Bucket of Blood - both great venues for eating. Don't leave it too long before we see you again. Warm regards Paul and Barbara More 

Schlaitdorf
1 review
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Barbara and Paul were the best hosts we ever had. Absolutely nice and quiet place with great breakfast. Fantastic sea views from the room and nice garden to share. This B&B is an ideal place to start for nice places like Kynance Cove, Porth Chapel Beach or visiting towns like Truro

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Barbara-Penellen, Owner at The Penellen Hotel, responded to this review

It was lovely to meet you, we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon. Barb & Paul More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Penellen B&B is in a truly stunning location. We are just yards from the beach of St Ives Bay and there are magnificent views of the sea and beach from all of the bedrooms.There is nothing in front of our gardens to obstruct our views of the sea. We have sun loungers, chairs and picnic tables so you can sit in the garden and take in those views overlooking St Ives Bay to St Ives itself. You are just minutes from the beach. If you go on holiday to the seaside you want to be by the seaside, which is exactly what you do at The Penellen.All of our guest bedrooms are ensuite. There is complimentary tea, coffee and bottled water for our guests and we have a fridge on the first floor landing that can be used by all our guests. We have double rooms, twin rooms and family rooms at The Penellen.All of the bedrooms at The Penellen have balconies or Juliet balconies for you to maximise on those stunning views over the sea to St Ives, we also have FREE parking and FREE wifi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Penellen Hotel

Address: 64 Riviere Towans | St Ives Bay, Phillack, Hayle TR27 5AF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Hayle
Price Range: RM393 - RM505 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Penellen Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
The Penellen Hotel Hayle, Cornwall
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“room 2 was good”
 of 5 bubbles carbis61, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have sea views.”
 of 5 bubbles R753QWtima, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 has a great view of the 3 mile beach!!”
 of 5 bubbles jwoulds, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 over looks the beach with a balcony”
 of 5 bubbles LorrainePer57, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles C5958UVmarkp, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
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