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Bracknell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here for two nights and were very happy with the friendly welcome and comfortable room. We had everything we needed in the room, we got some good recommendations from the hosts for local stops. Breakfast was very good, especially the fish cakes with poached egg - worth going for those alone! They were flexible with our breakfast time as...

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Romford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Last December I decided to go to Penzance for a few days and I found this very nice Hotel and I would like to recommend it. Torwood House Hotel was quite close to the city centre and it was a pleasant ten/fifteen minute walk from there. Lynda was very friendly and enthusiastic and made me feel welcome and at home....

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Lyndasowerby, Owner at Torwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give such a lovely review. It would be lovely to welcome you back to the Torwood.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came to Penzance for a few days' break and booked the Torwood House Hotel based on reviews here, and wasn't disappointed. Lynda couldn't have been more pleasant and helpful and was knowledgeable about the area and walks I might want to do etc. I had the downstairs double room (on my own), which was large and comfortable, although, being...

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Lyndasowerby, Owner at Torwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review and we would love to welcome you back to the Torwood. Hope your journey back to London was uneventful.

Reviewed 5 March 2017

It's a nice place to stay in Penzance. We were received by a very friendly lady who gave us all the suggestions and tips we needed. The place is clean and cozy. The cornish traditional breakfast is delicious.

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Lyndasowerby, Owner at Torwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay and that the information we provided was helpful. I will pass on to Steve that his breakfast was delicious

Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Visited here for our Valentine's weekend. The room was a overly size. The bathroom had a bath & a shower. I love having a bath. The bed was comfortable. Pleanty of storage in the room & spacious. The breakfast was lovely. The owners were friendly + help full.

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Lyndasowerby, Owner at Torwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and your breakfasts. I must admit I love my baths as well.

Colyton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Owners are pleasant and helpful. Breakfast really good and varied. Tidy well kept room Dogs are welcome but only bring one, we had two, leaving little space! Bathroom not so good, no heating in it, leaving it chilly in the winter for showering etc.

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Lyndasowerby, Owner at Torwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, glad you enjoyed your breakfasts. Sorry that you felt the bathroom was a little chilly, but to be honest we never usually get it as cold as it was this last week.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Very friendly and helpful landlady at this B&B just off the promenade - we arrived very late and she was there waiting for us. Nothing is too much trouble. Free on-street parking and plenty of spots this time of year. Excellent breakfast cooked by her husband, and they do a great Full English Vegetarian. Loads of info around hotel on...

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Lyndasowerby, Owner at Torwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review I am so glad you enjoyed your stay. Good luck with your house hunting and I hope that the birthday party went well.

Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped off in an emergency and booked v quickly, turning up within 5 mins. Owner was already ready and introduced me to my room with no delay, telling me the bill could be settled in the morning. He was very chatty and helpful, telling me where the best local pub (The Bath Arms) was. The room itself is clean, cosy...

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Lyndasowerby, Owner at Torwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Glad you enjoyed breakfast. Will keep hold of your charger and next time you are down you can pick it up. Hope you had a good trip back.

Bournemouth
Reviewed 31 October 2016

My wife and I spent five nights here and we could not have been happier. Our cases carried upstairs by Lynda when we arrived and our every need met. The room was well appointed Steve cooked delicious food and Lynda made sure it was served just as everyone wanted So much choice for breakfast Thank you Michael and Gwyneth Watkins

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Lyndasowerby, Owner at Torwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review, I am so glad you had a lovely stay, hope the train journey back was a good one.

Isles of Scilly, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is our 'dog friendly' Penzance stopover of choice. We stayed a night and were then prevented from returning home to Scilly by the foggy conditions. Lynda opened up a room for us specially and could not have been more helpful. Don't worry if you don't like dogs as the rooms are spotlessly clean. The breakfast is excellent and the...

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Lyndasowerby, Owner at Torwood House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, so glad that you managed to get home safely. Very jealous that Tilly is asleep in front of the wood burner I could do that quite easily.

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Amenities

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Torwood is a small family run bed and breakfast situated in a tree lined avenue a short walk from Penzance promenade and the town centre. All rooms en suite with hot beverage facilities. Free fibre optic wi fi in all rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Torwood House Hotel

Address: Torwood Alexandra Road, Penzance TR18 4LZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Penzance
Price Range: ₹ 5,237 - ₹ 6,567 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Torwood House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
Torwood Hotel Penzance
Torwood House Hotel Penzance, Cornwall
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“Room 8 noisy in the mornings with people coming and going from breakfast and chatting in the hallway - only a problem if you want a lie-in!”
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