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Top Day Trips from Hotel Penzance

We love welcoming guests to Hotel Penzance from all over the UK and beyond. Many people choose to stay here to enjoy all of the wonderful attractions that Cornwall offers, and there is plenty to see and do during your stay in Penzance. Here are some of the best day trips we recommend to our guests. Visit the Scilly Isles One of the must-do trips during your time in Penzance is to take a boat trip...


Ah Hoy! Who were the Real Pirates of Penzance?

Ah Hoy! Who were the Real Pirates of Penzance?  When you hear about the Pirates of Penzance, no doubt, you’ll think of the comic opera by Gilbert and Sullivan “The Pirates of Penzance” that dates back to the 1870s when it was first shown in Broadway, New York. The video below gives us a glimpse into the musical- just to get us in the mood of the pirate’s life! ...


Places to visit in Penzance Cornwall

February month in Penzance is filled with beautiful clear days, cold but refreshing. What can you do whilst in Penzance? Well, you can go for long walks on the beaches, visit colourful gardens, galleries, museum’s or if you want to get active there are surf schools, boat trips, cliff top walking, and cycling. If you have an interest in history and heritage then you will love the historic houses...


Visit Cornwall in the Winter

After the Christmas festivities are over, it might feel like there’s not a lot happening in Cornwall. However, just ask the locals and they will tell you, January in Penzance and the rest of the county is a revelation. Of course, you might have to bring your waterproofs in case those crisp blue skies turn into heavy showers as they do in Cornwall but it is well worth the trip. For those of...