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    YHA Penzance

    Castle Horneck, Alverton, Castle Horneck TR20 8TF, England
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    • Excellent62%
    • Very good27%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
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    Reviewed 28 November 2016

    We arrived for our winter foray into Cornwall this year, booking last minute - as usual, we got straight through on the phone and arrived half an hour later to a friendly welcome. A huge place very well fitted out - cosy on the cold...More

    Thank Douglas K
    Response from Paul K, Manager at YHA PenzanceResponded 20 December 2016

    hello and thank you very much for taking the time to review us. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay. I will pass on your positive comments to the cleaning and breakfast teams. Just to let you know that the driveway lights have now...More

    Reviewed 23 November 2016

    YHA Penzance is fantastic! In a huge manor house called Castle Horneck, it is really grand. It was a welcome sight after a day of travelling and the staff were very welcomming. My room was clean and comfortable with a toilet close by and it...More

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    Response from Paul K, Manager at YHA PenzanceResponded 20 December 2016

    Thank you Stephanie for writing a review. I am happy that you enjoyed you stay and found everything clean and tidy especially the showers as the cleaning team have been winter scrubbing. they will be happy you noticed.

    Reviewed 4 November 2016

    We stayed overnight in a family room with 6 beds in it. The check in was welcoming, the staff very helpful and we immediately felt comfortable. The beds were good quality bunks, each with its own light console as well as hanging space. the room...More

    Thank hortophagus
    Response from Paul K, Manager at YHA PenzanceResponded 7 November 2016

    Cheers guys. I am glad you had a good time. Those days of bed making and sweeping the floors are long gone. I am glad you had a better experience for it. The Mousehole Christmas lights are fabulous well worth a return visit. See you...More

    Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

    I stayed here last night and it was a bit of a walk getting here from the train station. It wasn't too hard to find, thanks to the directions that was emailed to me but as the sun started to set, it got incredibly dark...More

    Thank Melissa L
    Response from Paul K, Manager at YHA PenzanceResponded 7 November 2016

    Hello Melissa, Thanks for taking the time to review us here at Penzance YHA. I appreciate the last part of the drive is dark. Unfortunately the lane is private and lighting it is not a priority to the land owner. We do have torches here...More

    Reviewed 29 October 2016

    Although not technically a 'youth', I have over the last year or two, been a regular visitor to YHA Penzance and it never disappoints. Manager Paul and his team are always welcoming, the hostel rooms, grounds and amenities are always clean and overall well maintained....More

    Thank domghisays
    Response from Paul K, Manager at YHA PenzanceResponded 7 November 2016

    Cheers for your great review. So you had the snorer! For those booking shared single sex dormitory accommodation an ear plug pack can be purchased at reception. They are a number one seller! Paul

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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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