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The Thirsty Scholar

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
18 West Street, Penryn, TR10 8EW, United Kingdom
4.1 out of 5 rating 59 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.1

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Thirsty Scholar in Penryn, you'll be a 4-minute walk from Penryn Museum and within a 5-minute drive of Performance Centre. This bed & breakfast is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from The Lizard and 1 mi (1.6 km) from Enys Gardens.


Make yourself at home in one of the 4 guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment. Conveniences include phones and coffee/tea makers.


Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access.


At The Thirsty Scholar, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. English breakfasts are available for a fee.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Penryn Museum - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
The Lizard - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Falmouth University - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Enys Gardens - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Performance Centre - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Falriver Visitor Information Centre - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi
Falmouth Art Gallery - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Falmouth Aquarium - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Penjerrick - 4.1 km / 2.6 mi
National Maritime Museum - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Discovery Quay - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Swanpool Beach - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Castle Beach - 4.9 km / 3 mi
Pendennis Castle - 5.7 km / 3.6 mi
Pendennis Point Beach - 6.2 km / 3.9 mi

The nearest major airport is Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall) - 39.3 km / 24.4 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are 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.

  • No onsite parking is available.

  • -Free long-term parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Terrace
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Restaurant
  • -Garden