Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Penrose (formerly Chyvarloe), Helston, Cornwall, sleeps 12-16 in 3 bedrooms.
Penrose Bunkhouse, managed by the National Trust, is located in a small quiet hamlet on the edges of the Penrose Estate near Helston. Ideally located for activity holidays, we have close links with local surf schools, climbing, coasteering and kayaking businesses and a cycle hire company for all your activity needs.
Penrose is also located right on the South West coast path so is an ideal base for a walking holiday, there are lots of local circular walks to enjoy from the bunk house and it has direct access to the Penrose Estate and Loe Pool where there are also numerous cycling routes and an outdoor gym to enjoy.
Penrose is close to the local fishing village of Porthleven and is surrounded by some of the best beaches in the UK.
The bunk house comprises of self catering accommodation for up to 16 people, there is a shared spacious living, kitchen and dining area with a wood burner to keep you warm in the winter months. There are two dorms, each sleeping up to 7 in a combination of beds and bunks with plenty of room in each dorm for storing personal kit.
We also have separate sleeping accommodation outside the main building in one of the out houses where there is a twin room, we also occasionally allow tents to be put up in the garden space out the back, get in touch for information. The complex also has a boot and drying room ideal for waterproofs, buoyancy aides and wetsuits and a separate secure kit store room big enough for kayaks, bikes and surfboards. There is also an additional basic but large educational room for those wet days or for additional kit store and a ping pong table.
Surrounded by AONB and SSSI the bunk house is a fantastic learning base, ideal for studying the local flora and fauna of the Lizard and close to the Lizard National Nature Reserve. The bunk house is also ideally located for archaeology, photography, diving and marine and coastal educational groups or large private parties looking to enjoy some time in beautiful surroundings.
£180 per night between May - September and £130 a night outside of that period. Available all year.