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The Penellen Bed & Breakfast Hayle, St Ives Bay

Fantastic Bed & Breakfast accommodation in Hayle, St Ives Bay, Cornwall with the most spectacular sea views. At our St Ives Bay Bed and Breakfast we believe that if you are coming to the seaside then you want to see the sea from your guest accommodation - all of our bedrooms have sea views overlooking St Ives Bay to St Ives, Cornwall with either front facing balconies or Juliet Balconies to further enhance those sea views.

Now with our fantastic Atlas Conservatory!

Bigger and better than last year, with plenty of seating and overlooking the sea. You WILL be amazed.

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Tide Times
Tide Times & Heights for St. Ives on 21st January 2018

01:35 - Low Tide (1.39m)
07:31 - High Tide (6.29m)
13:59 - Low Tide (1.39m)
19:49 - High Tide (6.03m)
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Enjoy a restful night at the Penellen waking up to the beautiful uninterrupted views of St Ives Bay. Start your day with a full cooked breakfast in our dining room before exploring the beautiful coast path, exploring coves and absorbing the local history.

The Penellen Bed & Breakfast is located right on the coast in Hayle on St Ives Bay and serves as the perfect base location for exploring the whole of Cornwall.

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The local area

The Penellen is located right on the coast in Hayle on St Ives Bay just 2 miles from the A30 in Hayle, Cornwall. Enjoy the beautiful surroundings St Ives Bay has to offer with beautiful scenic coastal walks and golden sandy beaches. With so many attractions in Cornwall there is something for almost everybody from beaches, walks & tours, art galleries, family days out and more.

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  • Whats On! September 22nd – 24th 2017 Whats On! September 22nd – 24th 2017

    The festivities continue in and around St Ives this weekend with great weather predicted the St Ives September Festival continues with the last day being the 23rd.

    What’s Happening during the September Festival?

    Friday 22nd of September sees a wide range of activities across St Ives and the surrounding areas such as Painting workshops run by the St Ives School of Painting, an excellent day for artists of all abilities.

    The Borlase Smart Room at Porthmeor Studios will be exhibiting a Century of St Ives Photographers displaying the history and heritage if St Ives from the 1870s with a display of the pioneering men and women of have photographed the town over the years.

    The Norway Square will be hosting Music & Poetry in The Square with several artists throughout the day.

    Saturday 22nd sees the last day of the September Festival with an exceptional performance at The Guildhall by Cara Dillon along with activities at the Barnoon Workshop and St Ives School of Painting.

    Form more information on the St Ives Festival 2017 see here;

    What else is happening around Cornwall?

    Paradise Park continue with excellent activities for families of all ages. Their Eagles of Paradise activities continue which is an excellent exhibition with birds like Archie the Bald Eagle close up. The Eagles of Paradise exhibition finishes at the end of September so don’t miss out. The 12 noon display is excellent for all ages.

    The Minack Theatre in Porthcurno is open all year round for visitors to the unique cliff-side amphitheatre overlooking the sea. On September 23rd Natalie Haynes the Stand Up Classicist will be performing from 7.30pm with a humorous high octane exploration of what the ancient civilisations can offer modern life.

    Anything for Hikers?

    Now in its 17th year the long running Cornish Walking Festival continues with walks on the 23rd from St. Stephens Church at 1.30pm. Join friends of Churchtown Farm Community Nature Reserve for a walk looking for edible plants making an excellent afternoon for families. Take a mug and spook to enjoy soup cooked on the foreshore.

    With so many activities in the area of St Ives there’s no shortage of things to do. From relaxing holidays to activity filled escapes St Ives and Hayle are excellent holiday destinations for all ages. Our Bed and Breakfast Hayle is ideally situated in the heart of Cornwall with the benefit of excellent sea views and easy access to the rest of Cornwall. Book today to avoid disappointment.

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  • Whats On! This weekend 8th - 10th September 2017 Whats On! This weekend 8th - 10th September 2017

    This weekend is packed with excellent family friendly events all around Cornwall just a short drive from the Penellen Bed and Breakfast in Hayle, St Ives Bay.

    With so many attractions and events happening, we have highlighted our favourites;

    Eden Arts Festival – Friday 8th September – Sunday 10th September
    The Eden Arts Festival at the Eden Project, Cornwall starts on Friday 8th September for the entire weekend finishing Sunday 10th September.  With many things happening throughout the weekend there are events happening to everybody. 

    The Dome Tent stage hosts catch talks, performances and photographic exhibitions. Lucy le Brocq photography exhibition is available for the entire day on Friday in the Dome Tent stage.

    Saturday kicks off with the Miracle Theatre screening their feature film “Tin” a story of love, greed and opera set in a Cornish mining town. Young ones will be suitably entertained by the Squash Box Theatre, a quirky and hilarious mix of puppet show, natural history and comedy cabaret. There are multiple performances throughout the day but be sure to catch them.

    Learn how to play the “Oge” rhythm in the Drumming workshops now one of Ghana’s most popular traditional rhythm’s suitable for all ages. Drums provided but limited spaces are available. We suggest arriving early to avoid disappointment.

    Take away a souvenir home with Kiwi Print, creating your own printed postcard to send to your friends. These are 30 minute sessions between 11am and 4pm however booking is essential which can be done in the Yurt. Suitable for ages 8 and above.

    Find out more about what’s on here;

    Heritage Open Day – Trerice – 9th September

    The Elizabethan manor house is available to view with no entrance fee on 9th September. The Excellently cared for manor house with ornate interiors and delightful garden is suitable for all ages with activities throughout the summer.  Fridays have an multisport event suitable for all families.

    For more information visit the National Trust website here;

    The Country Wife at The Minack Theatre – 4th September – 8th September.

    The Minack theatre has fast become one of the highlights of Cornwall. The world-famous unique outdoor theatre is perched on the cliffs high above the Atlantic Ocean. From September 4 to 8th They are running the popular comedy “The Country Wife” a classic Restoration comedy. The full-blooded and witty comedy is accompanied in this production by live music.

    Find our more what's on at the Minack Theatre here;

    These are just a few events that are happening this weekend. The Penellen B&B would be an excellent base to visit these events from. We look forward to welcoming everyone to our Bed and Breakfast in St Ives Bay, Hayle.

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  • Whats On! St Ives Bay Cornwall September 2017 Whats On! St Ives Bay Cornwall September 2017

    With the end of the month quickly approaching, we take a quick look at what September has in store for us and what’s on around Hayle and St Ives Bay.

    Excellent Weather

    The MET Office has predicted a warmer than average month for September. The expected temperatures are on average 2-3 degrees warmer than previous years lasting well into October. Rainfall is also well below average leading to a warmer and dryer September.

    Take advantage of the weather in September with excellent scenic walks from the Penellen Bed and Breakfast around St Ives Bay and into St Ives town centre.

    What’s On?

    The St Ives September Festival – Saturday 9th – Saturday 23rd September

    The St Ives September Festival started over 40 years ago and now includes, music, theatre, poetry, film, walks, talks and art events.

    Learn all about St Ives Bay and its historic and cultural significance on one of the guided tours or even have your portrait painted by a skilled artist at the Barnoon Workshop.

    All of the details for the St Ives September Festival can be found here;

    St Ives Farmers Market - Saturday 2nd September

    Looking for the authentic tastes of Cornwall. It doesn’t get much more authentic than the St Ives Farmers Market. Local proucers of West Cornwall all come to St Ives every Thursday with fresh, local, seasonal food.

    Read more about the St Ives Farmers Market Here

    Journey Into Space – Edgen Project – Last Day 3rd September

    Don’t miss the chance to explore our solar system and uncover the secrets of the Universe at the Eden Project just a short drive from The Penellen Bed and Breakfast. Go on a Mission to Mars or try the amazing Virtual Reality Experience suitable for all ages.

    The Eden Project have a vast array of events happening throughout September, visit their website for more information here;

    Newquay Fish Festival – 8th – 10th September

    The Newquay Fish Festival showcases the stunning seafood available set on the 300-year-old harbour wall. Now in its 15th year the festival celebrates the heritage and cuisine Cornwall has to offer. Watch top chefs from across the region show how to make the most of the seafood available and learn how to make the most of it yourself.

    More details on the Newquay Fish Festival can be found here;


    The Penellen Bed and Breakfast is ideally located at the heart of Cornwall and with so many events in and around Hayle and St Ives Bay it is a perfect base for a relaxing, scenic holiday. Make the most of the beautiful scenery and the summer with a relaxing stay at the Penellen Bed and Breakfast, Hayle.

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About our Bed & Breakfast

At The Penellen Bed and Breakfast  Hayle we are 100 yards from the golden sandy beach of St Ives Bay. We have PROPER sea views and not just "glimpses". You can see the beautiful sandy beach and the sea from The Penellen. We truly are a B&B with the sea on it's doorstep.

Our guest accommodation is an AA 4* rated bed and breakfast and we have just been awarded the prestigious AA 4* Silver Award and we are also an AA Friendliest B&B Finalist. We are probably in the best location in St Ives Bay as we overlook the bay towards St Ives, Cornwall. We have unrivalled & spectacular panoramic sea and coastal views over to St Ives, Cornwall and the three miles of golden sandy beach in Hayle which stretches right round to the lighthouse at Godrevy.

Due to the fantastic feedback on our Juliet Balconies, and the stunning sea views you get, we decided to add that little bit more, and so now we are delighted to say that Rooms 1 and 2 now have front facing balconies so you can sit outside on the balcony and watch the activity on the beach. We have Juliet Balconies on Rooms 3, 4 and 5. The views are fantastic.

The Penellen Bed and Breakfast is Wi-Fi enabled in all bedrooms – our Wi-Fi is FREE - please ask us for more details.

You will have the beach and sea right on your doorstep. We are only 100 yards from the sea and the sandy beach. You can watch for hours whilst families play on the beach and in the sea. No more walking for ages to get to the sea for you, you are literally there. Whilst everyone else goes back to their places of stay, you can stay as long as you want because that is where you live for all your holiday stay.

You will love our seaside views as we have probably the best position in the St Ives Bay area, lying just 10 yards from the Cornwall Coastal path and just 100 yards from three miles of golden sandy beach of St Ives Bay, Cornwall. For panoramic views of St Ives and Carbis Bay, then the Penellen Bed & Breakfast is just for you. Our bed and breakfast is the ideal setting to watch the surfers and sometimes even the dolphins jumping in St Ives Bay and the little fishing boats from Hayle harbour going out to sea. We are just a few moments from the sandy beach and the deep blue sea of St Ives Bay, Hayle.

If you are looking for Bed and Breakfast near St Ives Cornwall, then come and visit our guest accommodation at the Penellen Bed & breakfast Hotel. We have stunning views overlooking St Ives Bay to St Ives Cornwall – the centre of St Ives is just about 5 miles away from our Bed & Breakfast guest accommodation.

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Our superb bed and breakfast hotel in St Ives Bay, Hayle has 5 first floor guest bedrooms, they all have fantastic sea views and en-suite facilities in every bedroom. With our outside patio area overlooking the sea and beach of St Ives Bay, Cornwall, what better place to sit and take in some of the best breath taking views that Cornwall has to offer of St Ives Bay and St Ives Cornwall whilst enjoying your breakfast coffee or an afternoon bottle of wine.

Our bed & breakfast hotel St Ives Bay, Hayle is an ideal base whether you are travelling for pleasure or business. We are close to the A30 which gives you easy access to the whole of Cornwall and all the fantastic places it has to offer.

For bed and Breakfast near to St Ives Cornwall, with superb sea, beach and coastal views - overlooking St Ives Bay towards St Ives then we are hard to beat. There's no need to worry about parking either, we have ample FREE parking at our bed & breakfast so park the car, leave the car and enjoy. No more trudging half a mile to the coast.

We also provide a fridge for our guests to keep their refreshments in.

We try to source all our produce from local Cornish suppliers. Our milk is produced locally from at Trewithen Dairy Farm in Lostwithiel – happy healthy Cornish cows. Our large free range eggs are supplied by Ventonwyn Farm in Truro. If it’s produced in Cornwall then we probably have it.

We are a friendly Bed & Breakfast and we have won an AA Award for being a finalist in the Friendliest B&B Category.

We have two FAMILY ROOMS. Our family rooms also have stunning views over the bay to St Ives Cornwall. The family room consists of a double bed and single bed. If you are looking for a family room, or a double room, then the Penellen Bed and Breakfast has it all.

Close to the Penellen we have Paradise Park - it's literally a stones throw away. If you are going to visit St Ives, it is well worth taking the train from Lelant, the train journey has the most amazing sea and coastal views.

We look forward to seeing you soon!!!

Address: The Penellen Bed & Breakfast, St Ives Bay, Riviere Towans, Phillack, Hayle, Cornwall TR27 5AF
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