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    Penzance Backpackers

    Blue Dolphin Alexandra Road, Penzance TR18 4LZ, England
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    • Excellent74%
    • Very good17%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
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    Penmere Manor Hotel
    298 reviews
    #16 of 24 hotels in Falmouth
     
    Tregenna Castle Resort
    2,690 reviews
    #10 of 20 hotels in St Ives
     
    Trelawne Hotel
    340 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Mawnan Smith
     
    Penventon Park Hotel
    1,258 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Redruth
     
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    1 - 5 of 75 reviews

    Reviewed 17 June 2017

    It's cheap.... and simple. No frills, but it's clean and friendly and comfortable. You don't pay much and you get to share a dorm with 5 other people. One big plus was the en suite bathroom... no trekking down the hall! No breakfast, but at...More

    1  Thank Merryn S
    Reviewed 10 October 2016

    I was on a biking holiday, ending in Cornwall. The hostel is convenient to EVERYTHING. The kitchen was great, in fact a lot of people were in there in the evening preparing meals and sharing dishes. There is a hangout room with a TV and...More

    Thank Chicagojane2014
    Reviewed 29 August 2016

    Not in the centre but not too far either, about 15 minutes away. Always clean, especially the bathrooms and kitchen which was great. Not too many rules, which could have been overwhelming otherwise. Neatly arranged kitchen. Just a pity there was no access to washing...More

    Thank Fornoreason
    Reviewed 7 August 2016

    Penzance Backpackers is a hostel, geared towards those on a budget who just need somewhere to rest their heads for a night...which we certainly did, having just completed our trek around the Cornish Coast from St. Ives to Mousehole...we were supposed to get as far...More

    Thank Andrew B
    Reviewed 20 July 2016

    A gem of a hostel. I stayed at the YMCA in October and saw this in a nearby street. So glad I did. It's excellent value for money, the owners (managers?) are a young friendly couple (about to become three!) who gave me a warm...More

    Thank Sylvia P
    Penmere Manor Hotel
    298 reviews
    #16 of 24 hotels in Falmouth
     
    Tregenna Castle Resort
    2,690 reviews
    #10 of 20 hotels in St Ives
     
    Trelawne Hotel
    340 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Mawnan Smith
     
    Penventon Park Hotel
    1,258 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Redruth
     
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • US$ 23 - US$ 50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Cornwall >
    • Penzance
    • Also Known As
    • Penzance Backpackers Cornwall
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    Traveller (20)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Dining (9)
    Family and Play Areas (5)
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    Bathroom (2)
    Nearby
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    11.03 km away
     
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    Penmere Manor Hotel
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    Penventon Park Hotel
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    25.72 km away
     
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Room Tips
    "Go for the massive family/attic room!"
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    "It depends who are and what you want. Best check their website"
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    "double bunk room has double bed and is quiet at the back of house"
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    "The front may well be noisy in the summer,with traffic and people passing.the double room i stayed in at the..."
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