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78% Avg. city rating Rated by 82 customers

Activities / excursions 85%

Restaurants / eating out 77%

Shopping 69%

Chilling out / relaxing 87%

Getting around / public transport 74%

Sightseeing 86%

Culture 78%

Nightlife / partying 63%

Value for money 79%

Customer Travel Tips for Cornwall

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84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
84% Avg. rating


07 May 2013

Customer Travel Tip: Have some coast walk.

Liked: Laid back non pretentious atmosphere.

Disliked: Lack of nice beach.

42% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 20%
  • Culture - 40%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 40%
42% Avg. rating


12 Apr 2013

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Don't forget to visit the St Michael's Mount ! ;)

Liked: I liked the beach and harbor.

Disliked: Penzance is not a very beautiful town.

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
84% Avg. rating


02 Apr 2013

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Travel by car

Liked: Minack theatre

Disliked: Yes, parking fees

47% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 20%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 40%
47% Avg. rating


06 Mar 2013

Customer Travel Tip: Be prepared for delays/changes if you're traveling on public transport, and take a packed lunch so you don't have to pay extortionate rates at stations and small towns for snaks.

Liked: Pleasent secenry & wildlife plenty too see and do for those who enkoy the outdoors

Disliked: poor public information and services compared with anywhere else I've been in the UK

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
89% Avg. rating


14 Oct 2012

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Explore it!!

Liked: Niceplace to get away to the coast, people are friendly and the place has a nice, laid back way of life.

Disliked: Nil

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
96% Avg. rating


08 Oct 2012

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: do check the weather forecast and prepare well in advance. take a map and get yourself with the public transport and bus routes(if you are likely to travel by one).

Liked: the overall experience

Disliked: some of the beaches were not very clean but better than most places i have seen

60% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 40%
60% Avg. rating


29 Sep 2012

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Grab bus schedules and plan before getting on the bus for sightseeing.

Liked: It's a good base to explore nearby Cornwall towns.

Disliked: The buses don't come often in the evening during the shoulder season.

62% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
62% Avg. rating


22 Aug 2012

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Avoid the YMCA Hostel

Liked: The eating out

Disliked: The hostel

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


21 Aug 2012

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Walk alone in the countrieside

Liked: Nature

Disliked: None

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


17 Aug 2012

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Don't visit on a Sunday because most businesses seemed to be closed.

Liked: Charming town, beautiful scenery, friendly people.

Disliked: Many of the shops and restaurants were closed on Sunday, which was disappointing but we just headed to the beach instead.

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
73% Avg. rating


06 Aug 2012

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: arrange your time properly.

Liked: public transport.

Disliked: shop close too earlier.

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


05 Aug 2012

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: go there

Liked: its green

Disliked: nothing

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
80% Avg. rating


18 Jul 2012

Travel Type:
As a family with children

Trip Type:
Events / festivals Family Holiday Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: It's a long way!

Liked: The Promenade / Proximity to Land's End and the Minack Theatre / Beautiful walks

Disliked: Nope

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 40%
69% Avg. rating


18 Jul 2012

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: check the timetable of the bus!

Liked: nice center to other place in cornwall

Disliked: it takes too long to waiting a 300 bus

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
73% Avg. rating


01 Jul 2012

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: berlin

Liked: seaside view and culture

Disliked: unlucky me, when i visit to Penzance, the weather was gloomy and windy.

62% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 60%
62% Avg. rating


18 Jun 2012

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Just have a look at It for a few hours and then go elsewhere in Cornwall,

Liked: The dock and jubilee pool on the sea but It's nothing special.

Disliked: No, but the city is nothing special, there are better places in Cornwall.

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
82% Avg. rating


14 Jun 2012

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Family Holiday Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: rent a car and have a lots of time to stay in !!!

Liked: everything!

Disliked: noooooo

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
84% Avg. rating


07 Jun 2012

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Check for public transport timetable well before hand if you don't have a car.

Liked: Fresh air, beautiful coast line.

Disliked: None.

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
84% Avg. rating


21 May 2012

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Family Holiday Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Unless you're hiking the coast path or doing a cycling tour, take/hire a car.

Liked: The natural and historical landscapes.

Disliked: No.

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
93% Avg. rating


07 May 2012

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break

Customer Travel Tip: Allow at least 3 days and go right to the bottom. The Minack theatre is definitely worth seeing

Liked: Stunning views and so laid back and cruisey. Some amazing beaches and so many places to sit back and relax.

Disliked: No

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78% Avg. city rating Rated by 82 customers

Activities / excursions 85%

Restaurants / eating out 77%

Shopping 69%

Chilling out / relaxing 87%

Getting around / public transport 74%

Sightseeing 86%

Culture 78%

Nightlife / partying 63%

Value for money 79%

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