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Artist Residence

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As always there are pro's and con's in any hotel. Let's start with the con's. I know shabby chic is all the rage these days but I think it is just an excuse to leave paint work unfinished and to buy cheap and tatty fixtures and fittings. We had a luxury room. Only one chair so we couldn't really be...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here with our dog, all made very welcome. Superb room, very clean, comfortable bed, great decor. Well furnished and well equipped. Excellent breakfast available at 730 am. 5 minute walk down to the harbour to catch boat to Scilly's. Would stay again and definitely recommend. Eat in the Cornish Barn which is in the hotel.

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Torquay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Super smooth check in by a very friendly bar man. The room was very comfortable with loads of lovely little touches (I had one of the smallest rooms). Great bathroom, breakfast and bar. Could not fault it and will be staying again. The location is slap bang in the middle of town.

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New Milton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food friendly efficient staff. Rooms well decorated with some nice touches e.g. bath products. Rooms small and one particularly hot. Will need to be addressed before the summer comes. Great stop off before a trip to the Scilly isles.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Two of us stayed at the place, on our way to visit the Isles of Scilly. We found the place quirky and nicely decorated. Our room was very clean, with interesting touches and felt quite inviting. However, the room was small, with limited space for clothes and suitcases. It's OK for a short stay. The breakfast was fine. The staff...

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Thank Virginia O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After staying at AR Brighton several times, we had high expectations of the Penzance hotel. Although nicely decorated, our room was quite dark with a large window immediately adjacent to a busy alleyway used by staff. The actual opening part of the window was very small which meant that ventilation was poor, too. We also had to walk through the...

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3Thank Hannah S
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Artists Residence London after our wedding and loved it so decided to visit Artists Residence Penzance for our first year anniversary and it did not disappoint! Beautiful rooms that feel cosy yet chic, staff incredibly helpful and friendly but not at all invasive. The outdoor area was lovely and we had a drink out there in...

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ArtistResidenceHotel, Manager at Artist Residence, responded to this review

Hi Abby! I am so glad we managed to retain your excellent opinion of us here in penzance! It was a pleasure having you here for your anniversary, thank you for choosing to spend it with us! I will pass your kind comments on to the team, its great to hear that our high standards of customer service are appreciated!...

Portland. England
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The artist Residence is a real nice place to stay. The staff are very good straight from check in. We had room 8 up in what was the loft. It had great views across to Newlyn and out too sea. The room was clean and quirky with nice tea's and bottles water. The complementary toiletries are very good. Wifi worked...

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ArtistResidenceHotel, Manager at Artist Residence, responded to this review

Dear Dazzr, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a lovely review! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us here in Cornwall and hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards, Mel and The AR Team xx

Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved our stay, was relaxed, beautifully decorated room and hotel itself. Staff were really nice. Cocktails whilst playing table tennis was the highlight. Didn't eat here in the evening only because we had a big lunch. Breakfast was really good though. Really nice chilled stay, we will be back!

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ArtistResidenceHotel, Manager at Artist Residence, responded to this review

Dear taylordotcom, Thank you very much for taking the time to write us a review. I am really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us here in Cornwall! Maybe check out our other great hotels in Brighton, London and Oxfordshire! Or come back and see us in Cornwall! Kind regards, Mel and AR Penzance Team xx

Soton
Reviewed 14 April 2017

I stayed in this hotel because I was on an art course in the same street so for convenience it could not be faulted. My first impressions were mixed as the outside is on the shabby side of shabby chic. My room was a good size for one but other than a hanging rail storage space is limited so with...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on historic Chapel Street in the heart of Penzance in a Grade 2 listed Georgian mansion. All our rooms and apartments are individually designed. Our artist rooms feature individual murals painted on to the walls by local artists. Our house rooms are eclectically decorated in a vintage style with Farrow and Ball paint, reclaimed furniture and limited edition prints. All rooms have a flat screen TV, hairdryer, tea/coffee making facilities and are en suite. Cooked breakfast is available in our newly refurbished dining area and is made using the finest local ingredients. You can also relax in our rustic neighbourhood restaurant. The Cornish Barn is open all day for breakfast, lunch and dinner, offering a seasonal menu of seafood, meat and vegetarian put together by chef Gareth Spencer using local Cornish produce. The hotel is just a five-minute walk from Penzance train station making us the perfect base for exploring West Cornwall. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Artist Residence

Address: 20 Chapel Street | The Georgian House, Penzance TR18 4AW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Penzance
Price Range: $188 - $556 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Artist Residence 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Try for room at back of hotel to avoid road noise.”
aragorn227132, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a bathtub!”
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“Rooms are very good....stayed in rooms 15 & 4, was not disappointed with either”
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“We stayed in room 117 which was very romantic”
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“Room 12 is lovely!”
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