Hotel The Longboat Inn

Market Jew StreetPenzanceTR18 2HZUnited Kingdom
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About Hotel The Longboat Inn

Located in the market town of Penzance, the Longboat Inn is a traditional, family-run bed and breakfast with a restaurant, pub and beer garden. The location is ideal for ferry links to the Isles of Scilly.

Hotel The Longboat Inn’s 17 en-suite rooms have free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, and tea and coffee making equipment. Some rooms have four-poster beds.

Hotel The Longboat Inn includes a modern conference facility and cinema with an 11-foot screen and state-of-the-art viewing and sound equipment.  Guests can enjoy popcorn and relax as they watch recent movies. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the establishment.

Complimentary Cornish breakfast is offered and guests can enjoy the lounge or have drinks and food in the restaurant, bar and courtyard beer garden.

Opposite the railway station and a five-minute walk to Penzance Harbour, the Longboat Inn is ideally situated for touring the attractions of west Cornwall.


Market Jew Street, Penzance, TR18 2HZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1736)364137 | Fax: +44(1736)360328 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Business centre
  • Car park
  • Conference rooms
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • PC with internet
  • Restaurant
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

For children

  • Kids' club

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Perfect Location.

With easy access to the train station, ferries and to shops and restaurants, the Long Boat Inn is an idea spot for visiting Penzance or for going over to the Isles of Scilly. While guests enjoyed many things about the Long Boat Inn, convenient location wa

Pub Quizz and Popcorn.

Whether joining locals in the bar for the pub quiz, dining on steak and ale pie or watching a free movie in the 16-seat cinema, guests enjoyed the fun and relaxed vibe of the Longboat Inn. They also liked the popcorn!

Great Bed and Board.

What makes for a comfortable stay? Guests at the Longboat Inn say it’s the friendly staff for whom nothing was too much trouble, clean and comfortable rooms and locally sourced and well prepared foods including the hot breakfasts. All of this adds up to g

Negative Reviews

Cold Comfort.

Most guests at the Longboat Inn found the accommodations satisfactory, but a few complained about cold rooms and heaters that didn’t work. Others found the mattresses uncomfortable or reported problems such as missing window locks and poor room lighting w

Noises in the Night.

The Longboat Inn is an old building and some guests were bothered by noise from creaking floorboards, plumbing, outside traffic and from the pub downstairs.

Too Many Stairs.

Some guests were disappointed to find that the Longboat Inn does not have a lift. This was a problem especially for older guests and for those struggling with heavy luggage.

Rating Overview

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8.2 out of 10 based on 315 reviews