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Reviewed 17 March 2014 via mobile

My husband and I just spent 2 nights at Penrose. We booked because of the excellent Trip Advisor rating and can honestly say if there was an AAA+ Heidi and Chris deserve that. Apart from a very comfortable room , unbelievably delicious breakfast there are so many little thoughtful touches that are rarely found in 5* hotels let alone a...

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Guernsey, Channel Islands
Reviewed 7 March 2014

We stayed here for four nights, and we cannot fault the place! Heidi and Chris gave us such a warm welcome and were very thoughtful throughout the stay, and the room was so comfortable - nothing had been missed. Every morning we had a wonderful breakfast - and the fact that we chose our time and menu for breakfast the...

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Thatcham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2014

One night stay during the worst storms in living memory but felt safe and comfy in this Victorian house on the hill. Amazing original coloured floor tiles in hall, and colourful cushions, carpet, curtains bedspread etc in bedroom, all clashing with each other, colourful but not restful on the eye! Very friendly hosts, with local maps & info provided. Big...

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UK
Reviewed 23 February 2014

We spent one night here recently and really enjoyed it. Chris and Heidi have thought of everything you could possible need! The list is almost endless, bathrobes, sweets, hot chocolate, bubble bath, biscuits, extra heaters, books, magazines, DVDs etc. We received a warm and sunny welcome on a very wet and cold day. We will stay there again when we...

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Reviewed 30 January 2014

We are a young couple and spent last summer with Chris and Heidi during our 'attempt' at surfing! The style of the hotel is very quaint and Awesome. Will be going back, hopefully this summer. Location was also very good as it is a good central point to go explore Cornwall.

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Reviewed 27 January 2014

Beautiful building with many stunning original features, decorated to a high standard in keeping with the age and style of the house. Room was spacious and comfortable with a lovely modern en-suite. Lots of nice touches in room, books, cards, corkscrew, plenty of tea/coffee. A very friendly welcome from the owners. Breakfast was very nice, with plenty of choice, served...

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Wimborne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 January 2014

Chris and Heidi are great hosts. Very friendly and welcoming. We had a lovely room that was spotlessly clean with a great view. The cooked breakfast was fab. An easy walk into Lostwithiel, Will definitely visit again. Thankyou

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Juba, South Sudan
Reviewed 12 January 2014

Chris and Heidi are fabulous hosts and they chose us a room that would meet our rather specific needs. They are friendly, accessible and seem always willing to go the extra mile. The room (suite) was fabulous and the breakfast a-m-a-z-i-n-g. Thank you!

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St Austell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2013

have stayed here a few times, and loved it every time. Chris and Heidi are the ultimate hosts, and really go the extra mile to make their residents feel at home... their property is stunning and they have clearly gone to some serious lengths to ensure that each and every room is stunning, and fantastically equipped. parking can be a...

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Reviewed 30 December 2013 via mobile

Chris and Heidi deserve top ratings in every department. The rooms are warm and comfy with everything provided for and each with a personal touch. The breakfast is delicious and plentiful and you really feel welcome from the moment you artive. You might even get greeted by the house cat. Well worth a visit.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chris & Heidi welcome you to Penrose, their beautiful AA 4 stars ratedVictorian home. Penrose exudes a homely atmosphere with a hint of heritage. Fireplaces, chandeliers, cornices and stained-glass windows are evident through-out the building. Be prepared to be spoilt when you book into Penrose B&B as Chris & Heidi pride themselves on hospitality and the kind of finishing touches that make a visit memorable. We have four large versatile double/twin/family ensuite rooms and three spacious double ensuites, plus two of the rooms combine for a family suite with a kitchen. All the bedrooms have TV, Freeview, DVD/CD player, hairdryer, bathrobes, extensive beverage tray, bottled mineral water and toiletries. The ensuites have electric showers plus fresh towels, face cloths, shampoo/conditioner and shower gel. There is free Wifi throughout the house. There is also a little snug come guest lounge. Lostwithiel is the antiques and slow food capital of Cornwall and has many pubs and restaurants within a 5 to 10 minute walk. The Eden Project is only a 10-minute drive, so are the local beaches. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Penrose B&B

Address: 1 The Terrace | off Scrations Lane, Lostwithiel PL22 0DT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Lostwithiel
Price Range: $70 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Penrose B&B 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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