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The Penellen Bed and Breakfast Hayle, St Ives Bay

Beautiful Bed and Breakfast accommodation in Hayle, St Ives Bay, Cornwall with the most spectacular sea views. At our Bed and Breakfast Hayle 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.

Enjoy our fantastic Atlas Conservatory with plenty of guest seating overlooking the beach and sea. You WILL be amazed (you may even see the Dolphins)!

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Tide Times & Heights for St. Ives on 10th December 2018

00:39 - Low Tide (1.46m)
06:35 - High Tide (6.37m)
13:01 - Low Tide (1.50m)
18:53 - High Tide (6.10m)
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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.

We are right next to the sea. No more trudging miles, we are 50 yards from the beach.

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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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  • Christmas Festivities in Cornwall Christmas Festivities in Cornwall

    Christmas is just around the corner and Cornwall is starting it’s festive celebrations with Christmas decorations making their way into shops, restaurants and tourist hotspots. Christmas events are happing up and down the region with Santa surely making an appearance.

    We’ve highlighted some of the best ways to get into the festive spirit across the region;

    The Red and White Quiz Trail at Paradise Park

     Paradise Park Wildlife Sanctuary is running several different events throughout the festive season that there’s always something to do.  

    From the 16th December to 6th January the Red & White Quiz Trail is running. Suitable for all ages the quiz follows the trail throughout Paradise Park. Complete the quiz and claim your Christmas chocolate treat!

    On select weekends, Santa will be visiting his Grotto at Paradise Park with his fairy and elf assistants making Christmas very special for everyone. Tickets cost just £5.45 per child and includes a gift.

    More information can be found here;

    Mousehole Christmas Lights

    Saturday 15th December sees the official ‘switch-on’ of the Mousehole Christmas Lights. With a Carolaire Choir comprising of the Mousehouse Male Voice Choir, Members of the Mousehole Methodist Church and friends from the community together with the Pendeen Silver Band.

    The lights will be on each evening between 5pm and 11pm from 16th December until 4th of January and makes for a great festive evening. The lights include floating displays in the harbour and around the streets that are filled with the aroma of mulled wine and festive food.

    Meet Santa at the Eden Project

    Every year Santa and his elves makes a stop at the Eden Project where children can meet Santa. The event has been dubbed “a magical family experience”. Inside the cosy tent you will see “behind the scenes” including elves bunk beds, pigeonholes full of children’s letters to Santa and all the stockings laid out ready for the big day.

    Find out more about the magical experience here

    Enjoying Christmas and New Year in and around St Ives

    St Ives is a beautiful place in the summer and is equally as beautiful during the Christmas and New Years Festivities making it a magic place to visit during winter.

    We would like to wish everybody a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from everybody at The Penellen Bed and Breakfast

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  • Autumn in Cornwall Autumn in Cornwall

    Autumn is a wonderful time of year with the changing season we see beautiful autumnal colours adorning our landscapes and some of the most spectacular and romantic sunsets in the UK.

    A fantastic place to visit all-year-round Cornwall shines in Autumn with beautiful scenery and very low crowd levels in popular locations.

    Towards the end of the month Halloween celebrations pop up throughout the region suitable for all the family.

    Here’s just a few ways to enjoy autumn in Cornwall.

    1. Autumn colors throughout the forests and woodlands.

    The spectacular autumnal colors in Cornwall’s Forests and Woodlands make them completely unmissable. Thanks to Cornwall’s excellent countryside and woodlands managed by a range of organizations including Forestry Commission, National Trust, Cornwall Wildlife Trust, The Woodland Trust and Duchy of Cornwall.

    Meander through beautiful forests and woodland to absorb the beautiful Cornish countryside.

    1. Enjoy beautiful Cornish villages in Autumn light

    With the crowds of the summer now left autumn is the best time to enjoy popular tourist villages, often having them all to yourself.

    Take in the views from one of many of the small coffee shops and restaurants while enjoying a Cornish cream tea.

    Visiting St Ives this time of year ensures you get the most out of your stay. Keeping warm while exploring the beautiful sea-port town is easily achieved by tasting the local delicacies along with the famous freshly-baked Cornish Pasty from one of the many award-winning bakeries.

    1. A must-see Coastline

    Our Cornish coastline stretches over 400 miles, the longest of any county in the UK. With a range of landscapes to enjoy from Rocky Cliffs, sandy beaches, historic tin mines and sweeping moorlands.

    1. Poldark’s Cornwall

    Filming of the hugely popular BBC One series, Poldark is taking place this Autumn with the popular Aidan Turner along with the rest of the fabulous cast ready for the final season. Fans can watch the filming from one of the many locations around the Cornish coast, just remember to arrive early as it gets very popular.

    1. Make the most of the local delicacies

    Cornwall is well known for it’s excellent food and drink, with food festivals across the region. Sample some of the mouth-watering recipes from some of the famous Chefs in Cornwall along with fresh produce from a range of local producers. Autumn is an excellent time to celebrate all things foodie in Cornwall.

    1. Halloween!

    The excellent Eden Project once again has an excellent event for families of all ages during the October half-term. Running from 20th October until 4th November the Eden Project is hosting it’s HallowEden event inviting visitors to enjoy a mysterious world full of magical beasts and mythical creatures.

    With events running throughout each day, explore the gardens and you may even come face-to-face with a Dragon!

    Google Halloweden for more information.

    Enjoy a visit to Cornwall this Autumn

    Fancy enjoying a quiet and calm visit to Cornwall this autumn? Stay for 7 nights in beautiful sea-view accommodation in Hayle near St Ives from just £80 per night including locally sourced breakfast. Save by booking direct today!


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  • Visit Cornwall Members 2018 & 2019 Visit Cornwall Members 2018 & 2019

    The Penellen Bed and Breakfast join Visit Cornwall as members for the 2018 and 2019 season.

    Visit Cornwall is the official tourist board for Cornwall offering a wealth of information to help holiday makers enjoy their stay in Cornwall.

    Looking for information on Poldark filming locations? Maybe local days out or events in local towns, Visit Cornwall’s What’s On Calendar and attractions map can help you plan and make the most of your holiday.

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Accommodation Hayle, St Ives Bay

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. 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 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 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 and Breakfast, 64 Riviere Towans, Phillack, Hayle, Cornwall TR27 5AF
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