Backpackers hostel in Cornwall : Self catering hostel accommodation in Penzance


Penzance Backpackers, The Blue Dolphin, Alexandra Road, Penzance, TR18 4LZ

Penzance, 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.
Penzance Backpackers | Backpackers hostel in Cornwall : Self catering hostel accommodation in Penzance

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01736 363836

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Rooms & Beds:

30: 2 double, 1×4 (double + 2 bunks), 3×6, 1×7.


All year. 10am-Noon, 5-10pm.

Price per night:

From £18 per person. £40 for 2 people in private room.


Landsend trail and Mary Michael Way, Backpackers, LEtoJOGwalk, SW Coast Path


We require a deposit equivalent to the first night of your stay.


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

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 Land's End to John O' Groats Walk and the SW Coast Path.

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