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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived on the sleeper service from Paddington at around 8am and wanted to drop my bag but was told I could check in already as room was free! Had a quick freshen up and headed out for the day. Got back about 6pm and had a fantastic Cornish beef burger and fries, along with a few pints of Tribute. Service...

Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Checked into room 1 .. It's right at the front of the hotel. If your a light sleeper forget it. The road noise is very noisy. The window doesn't stay open if you want to let some fresh air in. The window also rattles. The two single beds are comfortable, but my pillow wasn't so comfortable. It was very hard....

Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Total disaster... we went there with friends, which was a huge mistake. Our rooms were filthy. I don't even know where to start... the mouldy bathroom sealing, hair in the bath and ON THE PILLOWS! The whole room was dusty, the nightstand probably had not been dusted for months! After seeing all that we weren't sure if the bed sheets...

Maldon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Very nice pub with a large selection. Average service all around. Our room was open so the did let us check in very early. That was very much appreciated. Top floor rooms were a little on the loud side. Must be no insulation between the walls and the macerator pumps will let you know what your neighbors are up to.

Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The close proximity to the train station,buses,shops etc made my first visit to Cornwall Such a memorable one. The manager and staff were most polite and helpful. The room was very comfortable and clean and provided amenities like LCD TV,hairdryer, tea and coffee facilities,which were most appreciated! Also ,the ensuite bathroom was an added bonus. The "Golden Years" menu,in addition...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

The Staff that greeted us seemed fine as did all the staff !! Our room was grim - clean sheets and towels - but under the bottom sheet was a stained mattress cover (blood) only noticed this on our departure - bathroom was dire, floor was dirty in the corners, the washbasin plug was blocked and the shower curtain smelt...

Budapest
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Well, okay for one night, and also funny after a while. Let's start with the negatives: The bath has an electric water transfer pump, which is very loud, and scares you a lot, when it suddenly starts during toothbrushing or other bathroom activities. The walls are very thin, you can clearly hear the water pump AND the bathroom activities of...

Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2016

located close to the beach, about five minutes walking to Penzane harbor. Ensuite bathroom, lcd tv, and iron available. Room and bathroom were clean, nice staff, and food well presented. free wi fi was really apreciated.

Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016

we visited for tea after a day out on the train. we just called in without booking and ate in the bar, which we prefer anyway. There was just over half an hour wait, which was explained when we ordered due to us not having booked and it being busier than usual. The food was well worth the wait, cooked...

Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

This hotel is very conveniently located next to the coach/bus/rail hub. So ideal to save walking or taxi fares. The room was freshly decorated so I guess all the poor reviews about the place has since been rectified. However there was an odd smell as if a damp source hasn't yet been located. Other than that it was good. The...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Longboat Hotel

Address: Market Jew Street, Penzance TR18 2HZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Penzance
Price Range: ₹ 5,187 - ₹ 7,234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Longboat Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Beware the top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Joatmon67, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“First floor,sea view if possible!”
 of 5 bubbles awatkins41, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid room 3”
 of 5 bubbles davilex, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms old and dirty”
 of 5 bubbles simona20152015, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the nightclub!!”
 of 5 bubbles 808charlyl, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
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