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Nestled on Mount´s Bay, the town of Penzance faces the English Channel and the historic harbour areas of Mousehole and Newlyn. This seaside resort is home to many attractive Regency and Georgian buildings, as well as more modern constructions and shopping areas. The centre offers an excellent shopping experience, along with several good restaurants and a range of traditional local pubs.
Whether you are planning a weekend break or a family holiday, Penzance has a great range of holiday cottages and beach facing apartments available, close to the supermarkets and all the attractions of the area.
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Finding an accommodation that includes a pool shouldn't be too difficult in Penzance. A few of the accommodation options offer one. Our data show that more hotel rooms offer pools than cottage. Also, they're able to host 3 people, on average, while cottage with pools can host an average of 4 visitors. In Penzance, nearly all of the properties providing a pool are situated close to the water. Travellers who are looking for a pet-friendly holiday letting will find Penzance convenient, since many properties are pet-friendly. If this is a top requirement for you, have a look at the cottage in Penzance. This is the most pet-friendly property type there. If you prefer to stay central, a few of the pet-friendly holiday lettings are less than 2 kilometres away from the city centre.
The Weather in Penzance
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Above are the weather conditions for Penzance. In July, maximum temperatures climb above 19°. Conversely, February is the coolest month in Penzance, with temperatures falling below 4°. The rainiest month is December, while the driest month is May.
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Accommodation options for your holiday in Penzance
In Penzance, cottage are the most common type of accommodation on offer. The average nightly cost of cottage there is £161, and their size, on average, is 114 m². Moreover, if you're going in a group of 4, cottage are most likely an excellent accommodation type in Penzance, since they usually welcome 4 guests. Travellers who prefer something other than cottage can also find many apartment rentals, which are the second most popular property type in Penzance. The average size of apartment rentals in Penzance is 81 m² , and the average price is £185 a night.
What is the weather like in Penzance?
Enjoy mild and temperate days in Penzance
The climate is generally mild with warm temperatures, although there is plentiful rainfall in and around the Penzance area. Penzance enjoys an average temperature of 10.2 degrees C during the year, making it an almost year-round destination.
What are the best places to discover the arts and culture of Penzance?
Art and culture on offer
Located in a former Methodist chapel, the Acorn Arts Centre offers an interesting mix of film, theatre, music and caberet shows. Not far from there is the Savoy, an independent theatre screening art films. Newlyn Art Gallery was founded in 1895 by an artist colony called the Newlyn School. The Exchange (a former telephone exchange) is the newest addition to the gallery - a project space where large scale installations and other contemporary art works can be seen.
What are the must-see attractions in Penzance?
History, nature and fresh air in Penzance
Enjoy a theatrical performance at the Minack Theatre located on a rocky granite outcrop overlooking the sea. The open air theatre is located in Porthcumo in Penzance, which is 6 km from Land´s End.
Penlee House Gallery & Museum
Originally built as a family home in 1865, today Penlee House is an art gallery and museum displaying paintings by members of the Newlyn School. Museum collections from the Penzance Natural History and Antiquarian Society are also on display in the building.
Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens
An enjoyable walk can be taken in the 9 hectare Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens where modern art installations intermix with beds of colourful and exotic plants. The gardens also offer panoramic views over the bay while surrounded by local woods and streams.
Trengwainton Garden surrounds a 16-century country house in Madron, a short distance from Penzance. Trengwainton Garden is well known for its collection of exotic shrubs and trees, as well as for offering lovely views over The Lizard peninsula and Mount 's Bay.
South West Coast Path
The South West Coast Path is a National Trail, known as the longest long-distance footpath in England, way-marked along its length. The path covers 1,014 km and stretches from Minehead in Somerset, along the coast of the Cornwall peninsula to Poole Harbour in Dorset.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to rent a holiday home in Penzance?
On average, a Cottage or Apartment rentals in Penzance costs £41 per night.
How many holiday homes are available to book in Penzance?
There are currently 826 holiday homes in Penzance to browse and book for your next trip.
What is the most popular holiday home amenity in Penzance?
Travellers planning holidays to Penzance most often look for internet, TVs, and gardens when it comes to accommodation amenities.
How many holiday homes are on offer in Penzance?
With 826 holiday rentals available in Penzance, you're sure to find the perfect accommodation for your visit.
Am I allowed to bring my pet when staying in a Penzance holiday home?
Finding accommodation in Penzance for you and your dog is definitely possible, with 273 pet-friendly holiday homes available.
What's the best time of year to travel to Penzance?
July and August are the warmest months in Penzance, while May and July have the least rain.
Can you get discounts on holiday homes in Penzance?
You can find brilliant bargains on holiday accommodation in Penzance with the cost per night for accommodation starting at just £41 - and HomeToGo has launched a range of features that make it quick and simple to discover the top deals. If you're still selecting dates for your break, make use of HomeToGo's flexible dates technology to quickly locate low-price timings and get discounts of as much as 61%. Furthermore, HomeToGo's 'distance from' filter can help you locate hidden gem holiday homes in lower-price, under-the-radar spots which are still near to the area of your choice, whether that's the coastline, a swimming lake, winter sports area or town centre. Start your search as soon as possible to get the best of the greatest variety of options and the best deals - and do so without worries by utilising HomeToGo's 'free cancellation' filter when you search.
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