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The Thirsty Scholar

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18 West Street, Penryn, Falmouth TR10 8EW England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

The room was not as advertised. For a start there is no free parking as it says on the web listing. I had to park a good 15 minute walk away. Couldn't even stop outside to drop my suitcase off as it would block the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
2  Thank Gareth B
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Although I live in Cornwall I have never been to Penryn before. It was a special friends birthday at the rugby social club so I was looking for accommodation. Despite some dubious reviews I decided to book at The Thirsty Scholar. On arriving in Penryn...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Glyn T
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Positive of this b&b is the excellent location. A stone throw from links to Falmouth, Truro and Mylor. Highly recommend to use as a base to explore but only if you don’t plan on spending much time in the b&b itself. Someone came in to...More

Date of stay: August 2018
2  Thank Juliet M
Reviewed 22 February 2018

This establishment is very comfortable and in a central location. The staff and management are most welcoming. The bedroom was good and a most comfortable double bed. It looks likes it has been updated as well, unfortunately the electric shower did tend to go from...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank TimTimLondon
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Having read the reviews I was expecting a little more. However, I can not complain reference value for money. A good sized room with a large double bed was only spoilt by some dated decor. A good sized bathroom had everything I needed for the...More

Date of stay: February 2018
2  Thank 859chrisc
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
2
Price range
US$94 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Thirsty Scholar Penryn, Cornwall
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Falmouth > Penryn
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
2
Price range
US$94 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Thirsty Scholar Penryn, Cornwall
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Falmouth > Penryn
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Room & Suite (2)
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Pat P
10 September 2018|
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Response from Glyn T | Reviewed this property |
I think it's 11.30 until 11 although I was there of a Saturday and they closed at 12. You obviously get a front door ad well as a room key so you can come and go as pleased. I hope this helps Glyn
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"Avoid this place at all costs"
439garethb
4 Nov 2018
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"Bed was really comfortable, and lovely shower"
lindadawe2017
26 Jun 2017
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"The main road is single one-way with limited parking, so check where you are going to park over-night."
colin952
9 Nov 2016
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"dont count on parking nearby."
sueemj
21 Sep 2016
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