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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed two weeks at Cornerways and it was the highlight of my time in the Southwest. I now measure all my subsequent guest house stays with the time I spent at Matt's. The location was superb since I was using public transport to explore Cornwall. Matt was very welcoming and ensured my stay was perfect. He suggested local areas...

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I had such a great stay at Cornerways and cannot recommend it highly enough. Matt is a great host, I really appreciated the warm welcome and also the recommendations for places to visit in and around Penzance. My room was spotlessly clean, very comfortable and had everything I could possibly need. The bed was so comfortable, I had a great...

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Delhi
Reviewed 25 September 2016

My first time back to Penzance after an absence of 5 years. I needed somewhere super convenient for both the station and the harbour and Cornerways more than fit the bill. Speaking to Matt at the time of making the reservation, I got the sense that this was going to be a great place to stay, and so it proved....

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Back after three years, it was every bit as good as I remembered it. Staying in the same room as three years ago - and it speaks volumes about Matt's attention to detail that he remembered that! - was a bit like coming home. The hospitality at Cornerways is truly in a class of its own, with all the little...

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Florence, Italy
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Cornerways Guest House: top B&B in Penzance! :) One of the most beautiful and comfortable GuestHouses not to be missed - which I highly recommend anyone wishing to stay in Penzance! The hospitality here is at heart - with 5 stars. Many thanks to the owner and his great staff: Matt & Gloria! Sylvi B. (Italy)

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Ireland
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

This is a small but perfect corner of Penzance. The front garden is tiny but charming. Sit and enjoy it. It sets the tone for the house. The house is old and quirky. I love it. There are only 4 bedrooms but they are beautifully thought out. Books are in each room or at least in the 2 rooms I...

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Luton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2016

This year, instead of booking self catering, we booked into Cornerways. We have visited Matt and his wonderful establishment several times this year. Matt's attention to detail, and personal touch is second to none. Breakfasts are cooked just how you like them, and Matt is very attentive with coffee and making sure you have all that you need. The rooms...

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 July 2016

I'm a regular visitor to this superb guest house in Penzance and every time I find that the owner, Matt Martens, has found a way to make my stay even more enjoyable. Whether it is a redesign of the garden area or a new item on the breakfast menu, Matt's attention to detail is second to none. Every aspect is...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This remains one of the very best guest houses that I have stayed in. This time I booked early so had a whole week in comfort. I was warmly welcomed and looked after very well during my stay. Breakfast still very delicious with specials most days. All the bits and pieces still on offer and I made good use of...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Cornerways is small (4 bedrooms) but very comfortable and friendly. I always get a very warm welcome from the owner, Matt, who maintains a very high standard of comfort and service. He has found the knack of making the very best use of every square centimetre of space in this small property. The standard of house keeping is very high...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cornerways - where the soul meets the sea... Cornerways is a Grade II listed town house known to have been built approximately 200 years ago and is tastefully decorated throughout with a high standard of cleanliness. Cornerways Guest House has achieved a Silver Reward and a Breakfast Award by VisitEngland/Quality in Tourism and is part of the Walkers Welcome scheme of VisitEngland. Within about three minutes from the rail, coach and bus stations, our location has proved to be popular with guests as it not too far to carry luggage. Ideal touring base for places such as Land's End, St Michael's Mount, Mousehole, Minack Theatre, Trengwainton Garden, St Ives... Ferry terminal for the Isles of Scilly and shuttle buses for Land's End Airport within walking distance. Your resident host is Matt Martens and he hopes to provide you with as much assistance and information as you may require to ensure you enjoy your stay in Penzance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cornerways Guest House

Address: 5 Leskinnick Street, Penzance TR18 2HA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Penzance
Price Range: $59 - $64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cornerways Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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Cornerways Guest House Penzance, Cornwall
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“Solos travellers should ask for the cabin!”
 of 5 bubbles IsabelDelhi, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Single rooms are very compact, so a good system to keep your stuff organised really helps!”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisH891, 19 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Single room 5, at the rear is very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles Tobywebb35, 24 Jun 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are equally good. It just depends if you want a single, twin or double!”
 of 5 bubbles StuartP699, 23 Jun 2015 | Read review
“I think that two of the rooms are doubles/twins and that two are singles. It is probably best to book well in advance of your anticipated stay.”
 of 5 bubbles dominicp41, 21 Feb 2015 | Read review
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