Penzance Backpackers, The Blue Dolphin, Alexandra Road, Penzance, TR18 4LZ
Call Mathew on 01736 363836
OverviewPenzance, with its mild climate, its wonderful location looking across to spectacular St Michael's Mount, with all the coach and rail services terminating here, is the ideal base for exploring the far SW of England and the Scilly Isles. Whether you are looking for sandy beaches and sheltered coves, the storm lashed cliffs of Land's End, sub-tropical gardens, internationally acclaimed artists, the remains of ancient cultures, or simply somewhere to relax and take time out, Penzance Backpackers is for you. Situated in a lovely tree-lined road close to the sea front, with the town centre, bus station and railway station only a short walk away. Accommodation is mostly in small bunk-bedded rooms with bed linen. Fully equipped self-catering kitchen, hot showers, comfortable lounge, lots of local information and a warm welcome all included. This accommodation is featured on our map of Devon, Cornwall and the West Country and here is its own website.
Rooms & Beds:30: 2 double, 1x4 (double + 2 bunks), 3x6, 1x7.
Open:All year. 10am-Noon, 5-10pm.
Price per night:From £18 per person. £40 for 2 people in private room.
Booking:We require a deposit equivalent to the first night of your stay.
Directions:From Tourist Information/bus/train station either follow quay and promenade to mini-roundabout, turn right up Alexandra Rd, we are a short way up on the left; or follow main road through town centre until second mini-roundabout, turn left down Alexandra Rd; we are on right.
Public Transport:Penzance has a main train station and National Express service. 15 mins' walk from train/bus station or catch buses 1, 1a, 5a or 6a from Tourist Information/bus/train station. Ask for top of Alexandra Road. Bus service to Lands End
Walks:Long Distance Walks
This accommodation is by the sea, is available to individuals, gives a Best Price Guarantee, has a pub within walking distance and is on the The Land's End Trail & Mary Michael Pilgrim's Way Map, the City, Backpacker and Boutique Hostels map, the and the SW Coast Path.
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Isles of Scilly
May 6th 2019
Penzance Backpackers is convenient for Isles of Scilly crossings and surrounded by surfing beaches!
Open Spring to Autumn, Penzance Backpackers is a hub of culture, with St Michael’s Mount and Mousehole nearby. We are very accessible by public transport for traditional backpacking: on the bus route for Minack Theatre and Land’s End, and Penzance is the Main Railway station.
Book Direct at Penzance Backpackers
October 22nd 2018
For the best of Cornwall’s mild climate, beaches, history and stunning landscape.
Book Direct on Penzance Backpackers website or use the link from their independent hostels page for commission free booking (for you and the hostel owners). Whether you are visiting from overseas, on a UK holiday or walking the south west coast path, Penzance is a great location to base a tour of Cornwall, with attractions close by such as St Micheal’s Mount.
'An excellent base from which to explore the wild west of Cornwall'!
February 11th 2018
Stay close to the heart of Penzance- a hub of history, natural beauty, fine foods, and summer vibes!
Stay on a tree lined street, close to the heart of Penzance- a hub of history, natural beauty, fine foods, and summer vibes! Penzance Backpackers has been described as ‘an excellent base from which to explore the wild west of Cornwall’; we guarantee you a warm welcome and have achieved a certificate of excellence on Tripadviser!