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the Engine Inn

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Overview of the Engine Inn

the Engine Inn

3 out of 5

3.7/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available

Explore the area

  • AirportPenzance (PZE-Penzance Heliport)10 min drive
  • Popular LocationSennen Cove Beach30 min drive
  • Popular LocationPorthcurno Beach34 min drive
  • Popular LocationMinack Theatre36 min drive

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About this area


The Engine Inn is located in Penzance. While the natural beauty of Porthminster Beach and St. Michael's Mount can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can explore St Ives Harbour. St Ives Museum and Jubilee Pool are also worth visiting. Take the opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like hiking/biking trails and other activities like birdwatching.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Chysauster Ancient Village - 9 min drive
  • Carbis Bay Beach - 10 min drive
  • Sennen Cove Beach - 30 min drive
  • Porthcurno Beach - 34 min drive
  • Minack Theatre - 36 min drive

Getting around

  • Lelant Saltings Station - 6 min drive
  • Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall) - 54 min drive


  • The Queens - 6 min drive
  • Scoff Troff Cafe - 6 min drive
  • Alba Restaurant - 6 min drive
  • Hub - 6 min drive
  • La Casita - 6 min drive

About this property

the Engine Inn

3-star property in Penzance with free parking
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free property has a garden and barbecues. Self parking is free. Other amenities include a picnic area. This property has 2 rooms. Housekeeping is not available.
The Engine Inn offers 2 forms of accommodation.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

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Check-in from 4:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property caters to LGBTQ guests
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

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Rating 5 - Excellent. 21 out of 51 reviews
5 - Excellent 41%
Rating 4 - Good. 14 out of 51 reviews
4 - Good 27%
Rating 3 - Okay. 4 out of 51 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 4 out of 51 reviews
2 - Poor 8%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 8 out of 51 reviews
1 - Terrible 16%




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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Love place to stay, beautiful views, super friendly staff and really cosy room
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Disliked: Staff & service
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Staff were very friendly and helpful. Great old building turned into a wonderful bedroom very quirky
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
i enjoyed my stay. because it was peaceful. close to the places to visit. the staff were very friendly,the food was excellent.
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2020

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020