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Perched high above the town overlooking the sparkling waters of Mount’s Bay, in the historical port of Penzance, is a refined Edwardian property. Once the home of Merchant’s for prosperous ship owners, and today Hotel Penzance, a comfortable 4 Star, 2 AA Rosette townhouse hotel.
A warm welcome will greet you at this intimate award-winning hotel. Expect exceptional service, a relaxing ambience and a touch of Edwardian splendour.
Retreat to one of the 25 individually decorated rooms, the majority have sea views which are quite special, catch a glimpse of seafarers, local gigs training or the RMV Scillonian III setting sail for the Isles of Scilly.
Set back from the hustle and bustle of town you’ll discover a quiet retreat. Mediterranean-style gardens surround a sun-drenched terrace offering alfresco dining and a no filter required sea view. The crystal blue waters of the swimming pool beckon for a dip in the summer months whilst the loungers are suited to a laze with a good read. The crisp salty sea air is complimentary.
Run your finger down our award-winning restaurant menu. Dishes change with the seasons and naturally, seafood is a speciality. Wines are hand-picked by our local wine merchant and cocktails served with a kick.
Venture out and you will be spoilt for choice. West Cornwall and the Penwith Peninsula is a cornucopia of iconic Cornish attractions, golden beaches, smuggler’s coves and the cultural hotspots of Kernow.