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YHA Penzance

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Free Internet
Free Parking
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Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Full view
56Somewhat walkable
Grade: 56 out of 100
15Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
5Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was absolutely beautiful. Has a fully equipped kitchen. The rooms were very clean and tidy. The lounge was stocked with books and board games. Bar is reasonably priced. Very quiet area and the house is also quiet.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Janelouise82
Response from Paul K, Manager at YHA PenzanceResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for such a great review. I appreciate you taking the time to write it. I will pass your comments onto the team.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pete and i were walking the South West Coast Path and found this wonderful place !!! It was incredible,,Great service staff food and the place was so clean tidy organised and like home from home !! This totally blew away our vision or what a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Tracey H
Response from Paul K, Manager at YHA PenzanceResponded 4 weeks ago

Tracey and Pete, thanks for such a great review I now have a fluffy glow inside. It's great to see that we influenced you to join! This will now give you 10% off all future bookings when booked through our website. You can use it...More

Reviewed 10 November 2018

We have been going here every november for the last three years on our annual surf trip. The rooms are comfortable, clean and warm, great for familes, friends and even if your on your own. The breakfast is amazing and will fule you for a...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank DouglasK477
Response from Paul K, Manager at YHA PenzanceResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Douglas, have you ever considered a career in the Media. I think you could be good at it. This this a great review and it's all true of course! Thanks for this I will pass your comments onto the staff who were here during...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018

I have stayed at this hostel many times and found the staff very friendly and helpful. It is usually good value for money midweek, but weekends can be expensive. The location is very good for walking to Penzance as there is a footpath opposite the...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Rogerfp2018
Response from Paul K, Manager at YHA PenzanceResponded 29 October 2018

Hello Rogerfp, thanks for your kind words regarding my lovely team. I was probably not working this day! Yes the weekends can be a bit more expensive or are the week days too cheap! there were some great discounts available in September and October when...More

Reviewed 25 October 2018

One of best YHA's I have been to. Great staff; clean and comfy rooms; toilets and showers clean; excellent location etc. Hostel was full when we arrived but we still had good access to shared space such as dining room and self catering kitchen.More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Karen C
Response from Paul K, Manager at YHA PenzanceResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you Karen it's a great review. Your comments will be much appreciated by my team. There are some great Youth Hostels in Cornwall some with even better views and facilities than us. Have you been to Perranporth yet? I hope to see you back...More

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"cant complain at all ..all rooms we saw looked great our was suitabke even though it was a bunk bed !! cosy..."
284traceyh
4 weeks ago
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"Dorms are single sex. Just ask if you want to move to another dorm or if you would prefer a quiter room."
DouglasK477
10 Nov 2018
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"sleep early, because an old man woke up the dorm at 6:30 am and didn't care."
wantingl2017
1 Oct 2018
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"Don't go in July or August. They allow campers in their back garden to crowd the hostel."
Jaynebooth3
30 Aug 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$34 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
penzance youth hotel castle horneck
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandCastle Horneck
NUMBER OF ROOMS
80
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