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Top Penzance Family-Friendly Hotels

Abbey Place Net Loft, Converted Fisherman's Loft In The Heart Of Mousehole
Great for families
4.8/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, extra beds/cots, games and toys, washing machine
Travellers say...

"A lovely cosy clean property in a great location over looking the rooftops towards the harbouy"…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar 2019

Abbey Place Net Loft, Converted Fisherman's Loft In The Heart Of Mousehole
Camilla House
Great for families
5 out of 5
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4.8/5Exceptional! (178 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, free breakfast for the whole family
Travellers say...

"Our room was clean, spacious and with a sea view. Breakfast was good and made every day with a selection of local food. The host was really nice and helpful. The location is quiet and relaxing. I definitely recommend it."…"

Reviewed on 13 Aug 2020

Camilla House
Dolphin Tavern
3 out of 5
The price is £80 per night from 9 Nov to 10 Nov
4.7/5Exceptional! (110 reviews)

"Excellent place to stay for travel out to Isle of Scilly, whether by ferry or Skybus. Food was great quality and accommodation was very comfy. Highly recommend"…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

Dolphin Tavern

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Kenegie Manor Court - Apartment With Heated Pool in Grade II Listed Manor House
Great for families
4.7/5Exceptional! (32 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, water park, kitchen, games room
Very comfortable and relaxing flat

"A beautiful, comfortable property. Our family of 5 (3 teens) was completely relaxed, plenty of room for everyone and great family time. Great review after great review and well deserved."…"

Reviewed on 5 Nov 2019

Kenegie Manor Court - Apartment With Heated Pool in Grade II Listed Manor House
Compact Traditional Cottage - Coastal Village of Treen
Great for families
4.7/5Exceptional! (21 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, washer and dryer
Perfect little cottage

"A perfect little cottage, in a great location with plenty of walks on the doorstep. Great pub and lovely little coffee shop close to the cottage mean you don’t have to drive anywhere if you’d prefer not to."…"

Reviewed on 16 Aug 2020

Compact Traditional Cottage - Coastal Village of Treen
Trereife House
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
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4.6/5Exceptional! (34 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, extra beds/cots
Travellers say...

"Lovely, clean & warm. Apartment us full of character and the beds v comfy. More cooking equipment (e.g. a frying pan!!) please and check lights work"…"

Reviewed on 16 Oct 2020

Trereife House
Glencree House
Great for families
4 out of 5
2 Mennaye Road, Penzance, England
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4.6/5Wonderful! (39 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, free breakfast for the whole family
Friendly, but a disappointment.

"Service was great. Our room however was not comfortable. We were on the top floor with a beam running diagonally through the room. The shower was either freezing cold or scalding hot."…"

Reviewed on 25 Jun 2019

Glencree House
Westbourne Guest House
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4.5/5Wonderful! (257 reviews)

"As a stay it was fine, a minor issue with the Wifi being a tad weak, but the guest house was always clean and tidy with the rooms looked after on a daily basis. A little more of a tea stock and choice would have been nice and the toiletries, could have been improved. However, on the whole, well worth ..."…"

Reviewed on 29 Sep 2020

Westbourne Guest House
Rosalie Guest House
3 out of 5
Alexandra Road, Penzance, England
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4.5/5Wonderful! (193 reviews)

"Very friendly hosts and breakfast helper. Exceptionally clean, our room was quite small but had everything we needed. Our private bathroom was along the corridor, but dressing gowns were provided so not really a problem. Fresh milk available for the tea tray and access to the dining room was a good ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Sep 2019

Rosalie Guest House
The Land's End Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £110 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
4.3/5Excellent! (350 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, laundry facilities
Travellers say...

"Very comfortable room with a sea view. Nothing was to much trouble, when you needed anything."…"

Reviewed on 20 Oct 2020

The Land's End Hotel
Old Success Inn
4 out of 5
Old Success Inn, Sennen Cove, Penzance, England
The price is £89 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
4.3/5Excellent! (103 reviews)
Overall fantastic stay, a few minor disappoinments

"Overall it was a wonderful stay. Room was fantastic - clean, very comfortable and finished to a very high standard. Stunning views from our windows. Staff were friendly and helpful. Breakfast was excellent, and they even had almond milk latte for my wife. So very happy. A few slight disappointments, ..."…"

Reviewed on 15 Jul 2020

Old Success Inn
Perfect Base for Families or Couples. Access to Hot Tub, Sauna and Indoor Pool
Great for families
Kenegie Manor, Trevarrack Cottage, 22 Old Court, Penzance, ENG
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4.3/5Excellent! (22 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, kitchen, games room, outdoor tennis court
Great location

"We really enjoyed our stay there. Such a nice retreat from the city"…"

Reviewed on 7 Jul 2019

Perfect Base for Families or Couples. Access to Hot Tub, Sauna and Indoor Pool
YHA Penzance - Hostel
Great for families
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4.3/5Excellent! (38 reviews)
Families like: games room, near the beach, extra beds/cots, laundry facilities
Travellers say...

"Great location, lovely building, quiet, good self-catering facilities."…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar 2020

YHA Penzance - Hostel
The Longboat Inn
Great for families
3 out of 5
Market Jew Street, Penzance, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £90 per night from 2 Nov to 3 Nov
4/5Very Good! (160 reviews)
Families like: kids' club, near the beach, free breakfast for the whole family
Travellers say...

"Very friendly staff. Easy to get to the town centre and lots of restaurants."…"

Reviewed on 8 Sep 2020

The Longboat Inn
The Coldstreamer
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £50 per night from 27 Oct to 28 Oct
4/5Very Good! (88 reviews)

"Spacious bedroom and bathroom. Easy access even when pub was closed. Bacon and egg on toast not expected but welcome surprise on Sunday morning ."…"

Reviewed on 22 Sep 2020

The Coldstreamer
The Wellington Hotel
The price is £95 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
3.7/5Good! (101 reviews)

"The room was lovely and clean. Breakfast- full English was very good. The hospitality shown by the staff and land lady was great. I would fully recommend here to anyone"…"

Reviewed on 30 Sep 2020

The Wellington Hotel
The Lugger Inn
Great for families
3 out of 5
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3.7/5Good! (394 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, bicycle rentals nearby, free breakfast for the whole family
Travellers say...

"Very good lovely staff lovely food lovely place to stay have recommended it to friends"…"

Reviewed on 1 Oct 2020

The Lugger Inn
Sea Waves B&B
Great for families
3 out of 5
Marine Terrace 4, 4, Penzance, ENG
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3.6/5Good! (80 reviews)
Families like: bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cots
Great location, friendly staff/owners

"Ideal see front location Very close to the quay for access to the scillonian 3 Friendly owners who can't do enough for you Excellent breakfasts"…"

Reviewed on 26 Oct 2017

Sea Waves B&B
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Where should we stay in Penzance?

The historic destination of Penzance is a great choice if you've been considering a holiday with the children. The adventure tours here makes this an attractive holiday destination for families. Take to the air and fly into Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), which is located 34.7 mi (55.9 km) from the city centre. When you're thinking about where to stay in Penzance, you might want to consider one of the 33 family-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation here.

Holidaying families have positive things to say about these places to stay:

Old Success Inn – Offers a restaurant, free breakfast and free WiFi. Guests like the comfy beds and central location at this 4-star inn.

The Lugger Inn – Features a restaurant, free parking and free breakfast. The overall comfort and quiet location make this 3-star inn popular with guests.

Cottage in Penzance use of Indoor Pool/sauna/hot tub Tennis Court – Offers an indoor pool, in-room kitchens and an outdoor tennis court. Guests like the central location at this cottage.

Kenegie Manor Court - Holiday Apartment in Grade II Listed Manor House With Pool – Features free parking, free WiFi and cot rentals. The comfy beds and central location make this 3-star bed & breakfast popular with guests.

When should we visit Penzance?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. Use these tips to decide when to pack up the children and head to Penzance.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 18°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and April, with an average temperature of 5°F
  • Driest months: July, June, May and April, with an average rainfall of 1.25 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, October, February and January, with an average rainfall of 3 inches

What should we see and do in Penzance?

While you and your family are holidaying in Penzance, you may want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Trewidden Garden and Tanglewood Wild Garden. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Newlyn Art Gallery and Penlee House Gallery and Museum.

Penzance is also known for the:
  • Historical sites
  • Cultural attractions

Getting around Penzance

If you want to explore the larger area, hop aboard a train at Penzance Station. Penzance might not have as many public transport choices so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

Frequently asked questions

What's Penzance like for family-friendly holidays?
If you’ve been thinking about a holiday with your children, Penzance is a good choice. The sailing, festivals and safari tours are just a few things that make this an attractive spot for a family holiday. Fly into Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), which is located 34.7 mi (55.9 km) from the city centre.
What's the best place to stay for families in Penzance?
Old Success Inn is a top 4-star inn on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free WiFi. Other good choices to stay with the children include The Lugger Inn and The Wellington Hotel.
How many family-friendly hotels will I be able to find in Penzance?
Expedia has 24 hotels in Penzance that are great for families.
What's the weather like in Penzance?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 7°C. Average annual precipitation for Penzance is 750 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Penzance?
While you and your family are staying in Penzance, you may want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Minack Theatre, Acorn Theatre and Jubilee Pool. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as St. Michael’s Mount, Porthcurno Beach and Land’s End.
What's the best way for us to get around Penzance?
To venture out into the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Penzance Station. Penzance might not have very many public transport options to choose from, so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

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