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Artist Residence Cornwall

Artist Residence Cornwall is a boutique hotel in Penzance which brings a slice of eccentric charm to the dreamy lanes of the historic town. With 23 eclectically decorated bedrooms and a cosy 3-bedroom cottage, the revitalised Georgian pile is a unique seaside inn perfectly situated for daily wonderings around the Cornish coast.

What makes a stay at Artist Residence Cornwall unique?

Known for its unique artist rooms, Artist Residence Penzance is home to intricate murals and original prints from a selection of artists including work from Jo Peel. Rooms are filled with eclectic combinations of up-cycled and reclaimed furniture, making each stay at an Artist Residence place completely unique.

What are the rooms and facilities on offer at Artist Residence Cornwall?

A home from home in West Cornwall with comfy beds, limited edition art prints and eclectic furnishings. A selection of rooms also have bathtubs, or opt for The Lookout or The Cottage for some extra lounging space and cosy log burners. Artist Residence Penzance is also home to The Cornish Barn, a rustic restaurant, bar and smokehouse serving a wholesome menu with a focus on fresh Cornish produce.

What can guests enjoy when staying in the Penzance area?

Perfectly situated for daily forays to the beaches, and the Isles of Scilly, a short stroll from the pubs, restaurants and bars of Penzance town centre, the unique art deco lido and a sea view of the fairytale that is St Michael's Mount. Head to St Ives for a day out, visiting the iconic harbour and the ever changed Tate gallery. It goes without saying that a walk along the local beaches is a must for any visit to Cornwall; Porthcurno is one of the teams favourites!

Where can guests enjoy food and drink?

Downstairs, The Cornish Barn smokehouse is a buzzing community hub, serving up glorious feasts of locally sourced meat and fish, while the laid-back, intimate bar and secret terrace garden are the perfect after-dinner hideaways. This is all helped along by craft beers and wines from local independent vineyards. Located in Penzance town centre, Artist Residence is in walking distance from a range of local bars, cafes & restaurants for you to explore during your visit.

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Nearest Airport: Newquay

Nearest Airport Time: 1 hours 0 minutes

Nearest Train Station: Penzance

Nearest Railway Time: 8 hours 30 minutes

Amex: Yes

Delta: Yes

Mastercard: Yes

MaestroSwitch: Yes

Visa: Yes

Number of rooms: 23

Single room price from: £65.00

Single room price to: £120.00

Double twin room price from: £90.00

Double twin room price to: £140.00

Suite room price from: £190.00

Suite room price to: £295.00


01736 365664
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20 Chapel St, Penzance, Cornwall, PenzanceTR18 4AW, United Kingdom

Directions By Car From London the journey can take 4-5 hours. Parking Due to our central location we do not have on-site parking. However, there is plenty of free on-street parking around the area, free parking along the promenade (a 5-minute walk) and a car park at the bottom of the road (a 3-minute walk) for around £5.60 for 24 hours. We advise guests to drive down Chapel Street and stop outside of Artist Residence (you are allowed to park for 30 minutes) so we can help you to unload your luggage. By Train – Penzance Rail Station is a 5-10 minute walk. If you have heavy bags please note that the walk is up a hill. Alternatively, a taxi will cost under £5. For taxis we recommend calling R Cars in advance of your arrival: 01736 362 222 – Daytime services to Penzance from London Paddington usually take 5 hours – The Night Riviera sleeper offers single or twin cabins, departing London Paddington at 23.45 for arrival in Penzance at 8.00am. A return departs from Penzance at 21.45pm and arrives in London Paddington at 5am. All times are approximate. – We recommend that you book in advance for the best deals By Plane Newquay Airport is a 1 hour drive from us. Flybe flies from Leeds, Edinburgh and offers three daily flights from Gatwick.

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