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    YHA Penzance

    Castle Horneck, Alverton, Castle Horneck TR20 8TF, England
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          • Excellent62%
          • Very good27%
          • Average8%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible0%
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          Reviewed 1 week ago

          smallest and most expensive room yet - no 20cant be bothered to write twenty characters so ill just keep rambling till ive made my double cenury. keep on keeping on so say that estimable group of popsters - first aid kitMore

          Review collected in partnership with YHA (England & Wales)
          Thank bluemuse2017
          Response from Paul K, Manager at YHA PenzanceResponded 1 week ago

          Hello thanks for taking the time to send me your comments. I understand your frustration with being allocated a small room. Prices for weekdays through until July have been reduced to £29.00 and when booked on the YHA website with a membership card the price...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

          YHA Penzance is an excellent modernised hostel, very clean, well run and up-to-date in an attractive Victorian country mansion set in its own grounds. It's a little way out of town, about 15 mins walk from the centre. We came on bikes, many people had...More

          Review collected in partnership with YHA (England & Wales)
          Thank John G
          Response from Paul K, Manager at YHA PenzanceResponded 1 week ago

          Hello John, Thank you for your great comments my staff will really appreciate them. Sorry about the snorer in your wife's room. The good news is that we now sell Ear plugs at reception. Twin rooms also available but need to be booked early. I...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Staff were very friendly and helpful Hostel was clean I don't like the kitchen and self catering dining room being in the basement as they are very dark Kitchen wasn't brilliantly equipped Drying room was not warm and didn't dry anything. Not enough toilets Lounge...More

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

          Hello Cornish Steph, thank you very much for taking the time to review our Hostel. I am glad that you found the staff friendly and helpful. I am sorry to hear that you were displeased with the basement. We have tried to brighten it up...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          The hostel is about a 15 minute walk from the centre of Penzance. Walk down the lane cross the main road, and continue to follow the lane down, its a simple walk. Hostel itself is well kept and clean. We stayed for 1 night in...More

          Thank Steph618
          YHA Land's End
          74 reviews
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          41 reviews
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          YHA Lizard Point
          60 reviews
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          Queens Arms
          82 reviews
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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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          "I was in room 9 and it was fine!"
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