Located on historic Chapel Street in the heart of Penzance in a Grade 2 listed Georgian mansion, Artist Residence Penzance is a fun and friendly boutique hotel with individually designed rooms and apartments. Our artist rooms feature murals painted on to the walls by local artists, whilst our house rooms are eclectically decorated in a vintage style with Farrow and Ball paint, reclaimed furniture and limited edition prints.
All rooms have a flat screen TV, hairdryer, tea/coffee making facilities and are en-suite.
Breakfast is served downstairs in The Cornish Barn, overlooking Chapel Street. The restaurant & smokehouse is also open daily for lunch & dinner, with a focus on using the best local produce and various traditional cooking techniques for rich and distinctive flavours - the ultimate Cornish comfort food! The bar and lounge is the perfect place to relax with a coffee, a hand-crafted cocktail or a good Cornish ale, and is open daily from 11am.
The hotel is just a five-minute walk from Penzance train station making us the perfect base for exploring West Cornwall.
As you approach Penzance on the A30, you will pass St. Michaels Mount on your left and the heliport on your right. Continue straight ahead following signs for the town centre, passing along Chyandour Cliff. Chyandour Cliff turns slightly left and becomes Station Road - with Penzance Train Station on your left. Turn left at Market Jew Street and drive up the high street. Once you reach the fork at the top of the road turn left and left again, heading down Chapel Street. Artist Residence Hotel & Gallery is the Georgian building with the red door opposite the world famous Admiral Benbow Pub. Parking for the hotel is located around the corner of the building on Vandervour Street.
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For train times and fares to and from Penzance, Cornwall - visit or call the following train companies:
www.nationalrail.co.uk // 08457 48 49 50 www.thetrainline.com // 08457 48 49 50 www.southwesttrains.co.uk // 0845 6000 650
First Great Western provides high speed services between London Paddington, South Wales, the Cotswalds and the West Country. A Sleeper train may be booked from London Paddington with a choice of a single or twin cabin. For more information visit: www.firstgreatwestern.co.uk or call 08457 000 125
Virgin Trains operate services from Birmingham, Bristol, the North & Scotland. Visit: www.virgintrains.co.uk or call 0845 7222 333
National Express coaches run a direct and regular service from London Victoria and Heathrow Airport as well as other destinations throughout the UK. Visit www.nationalexpress.com or cal 0870 580 8080
BY FOOT FROM PENZANCE TRAIN & COACH STATION
Artist Residence Hotel & Gallery, Penzance - Cornwall, is located within just 5 minutes walking distance from Penzance Train Station. When exiting the station walk up Market Jew Street (2nd on your right), turn left at the fork and left again. Walk down Chapel Street. Artist Residence Hotel & Gallery, Penzance is located on the right with the large red front door.
Air South West, the South West s low fare airline, flies to Newquay Cornwall Airport from Bristol, Cardiff, Dublin, Leeds-Bradford, Manchester and London Gatwick (for worldwide connections.
For more information call 0870 241 8202 or visit www.airsouthwest.com
Ryanair operate one evening flight a day betwwen Stansted and Newquay Cornwall Airport, except on Saturday where the flight is in the morning.
Visit www.ryanair.com or phone 003 531 249 7791
Flybe flies to Exeter Airport from various locations including Dublin, Belfast, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Guernsey and Jersey. Visit www.flybe.com or phone 0871 799 9535
Car hire is available at Newquay Cornwall Airport through Europcar, Hertz or Cornwall Classic Car Hire, who will meet you at the terminal.
For more information visit www.europcar.com or phone 44 (0) 1637 860337.
For Hertz call 01637 86099 For Cornwall Classic Car Hire visit www.cornwallclassiccarhire.co.uk or call 0845 458 1108 or 44 (0) 1208 269 557
THE ISLES OF SCILLY
Flights are operated to St. Mary s and Tresco daily throughout the year (except on Sundays). Visit www.scillyhelicopter.co.uk or call 44 (0) 1736 363 871
A daily passenger Ferry Service, the Scillonian III, is operated between Penzance and St. Mary s. Day trips and longer stays are available. Visit www.islesofscilly-travel.co.uk or call 0845 710 5555 or 44 1736 334 229 for overseas visitors.
You can check in from 15:00. You need to check out by 11:00.