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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
  • Bar
Cripplesease, Nancledra, Penzance, England

Explore the area

  • AirportPenzance (PZE-Penzance Heliport)11 min drive
  • Popular LocationSennen Cove Beach31 min drive
  • Popular LocationPorthcurno Beach39 min drive
  • Popular LocationMinack Theatre40 min drive

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About this area


The Engine Inn is located in Penzance. St Ives Harbour and South West Coast Path Section 20 Trailhead are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Wharfside Shopping Centre and Trevaskis Farm. 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.

What's nearby

  • Chysauster Ancient Village - 9 min drive
  • Carbis Bay Beach - 10 min drive
  • Sennen Cove Beach - 31 min drive
  • Porthcurno Beach - 39 min drive
  • Minack Theatre - 40 min drive

Getting around

  • Lelant Saltings Station - 6 min drive
  • Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall) - 60 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 inn with restaurant and bar/lounge
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free inn has a bar/lounge and a garden. Self parking is free. Other amenities include barbecues and a picnic area. This inn 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.

Property amenities

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table
  • Playground

Family friendly

  • Playground


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • No housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Smoke-free property

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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 Visa, Mastercard and cash

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings



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%




Staff & service




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