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Overview of The Thirsty Scholar

The Thirsty Scholar

3 out of 5

4.1/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 140°F

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationThe Loe21 min drive
  • Popular LocationPorthleven Beach22 min drive
  • Popular LocationPoldhu Cove31 min drive
  • AirportPenzance (PZE-Penzance Heliport)41 min drive

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About this area

Penryn

The Thirsty Scholar is located in Penryn. Castle Beach and Penjerrick are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Discovery Quay and Trevaskis Farm. Ready for a night out? Consider Performance Centre and Tolmen Centre.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Penryn Museum - 4 min walk
  • Performance Centre - 20 min walk
  • The Loe - 21 min drive
  • Porthleven Beach - 22 min drive
  • Poldhu Cove - 31 min drive

Getting around

  • Penryn Station - 6 min walk
  • Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall) - 46 min drive

Restaurants

  • Muddy Beach — 8 min walk
  • The Boathouse — 4 min drive
  • The Packet Station — 4 min drive
  • Espressini — 4 min drive
  • Star and Garter — 4 min drive

About this property

The Thirsty Scholar

3-star inn with restaurant and bar/lounge
This smoke-free inn features a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and free self parking. WiFi in public areas is free. This inn has 2 rooms. Housekeeping is not available.
The Thirsty Scholar offers 2 accommodations.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free extended parking on site
  • Free offsite parking

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Conveniences

  • No elevators

Guest services

  • No housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English

More

  • Smoke-free property

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:00 AM

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards

Property is also known as

Thirsty Scholar B&B
Thirsty Scholar B&B Penryn
Thirsty Scholar Penryn
The Thirsty Scholar Inn
The Thirsty Scholar Penryn
The Thirsty Scholar Inn Penryn

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4.1
Very Good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 23 out of 62 reviews
5 - Excellent 37%
Rating 4 - Good. 27 out of 62 reviews
4 - Good 44%
Rating 3 - Okay. 9 out of 62 reviews
3 - Okay 15%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 62 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 62 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

5.0/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very friendly, beautifully decorated with terrific bar and restaurant.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Well worth the walk from the car park.
Fantastic stop over. Great room, fantastic bar staff and lovely food. What more do you want?
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Nice pub
Nice and friendly pub. Very nice breakfast
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Very welcoming and good service.
Stayed 1 night in May 2019