Escape to Cornwall, away from your four walls!
We’re now taking bookings
It’s time to book your escape to Cornwall! Our summer accommodation for holiday-makers is now open for bookings.
Confined to your own four walls, you’ve been on lockdown on and off for a year. Now is the time to plan your escape to Cornwall and book ahead for a well-earned break. Come and enjoy some fresh, salty air by exploring our unique and breathtaking coastline.
Perfectly located for spectacular beaches, landscapes, castles, artistic heritage and attractions, our budget University Rooms available in July and August on the leafy green Penryn Campus is your convenient base to explore all that Cornwall has to offer.
Situated in the historic town of Penryn, the North coast of Newquay is 45 minutes away, and the vibrant port of Falmouth is just 10 minutes away by car, bus or train.
Things to do in Falmouth
For those new to the area, there are numerous points of interest in Falmouth including the Maritime Museum, Pendennis Castle on the headland and golden beaches with a range of watersports, including kayaking and paddle board hire.
National Trust Gardens, and Trebah Gardens are also nearby, along with Flambards theme park in Helston, the Seal Sanctuary in Gweek, outdoor adventure activities at BF Adventure, wakeboarding at Kernow Adventure Park and many more exciting attractions, as well as hidden places to discover off the beaten track.
The prestigious Tall Ships maritime event is set to return to Falmouth on 7th – 19th August 2021, giving you even more options for a unique Cornish day out.
What to expect when you arrive
Our unfussy double or twin en-suite shower rooms are nestled on the beautiful green 100 acre campus which is quiet and tranquil in summer. We’re located 10 minutes walk away from a train station and have a bus stop onsite. Alternatively, we have free car parking available as well.
When you arrive, you’ll be warmly welcomed and will have access to a range of on-campus amenities. Why not book a continental breakfast with our new Food & Drink click and collect service?
Next to the accommodation, you’ll find our Koofi Café, serving breakfast, delicious coffee and divine pizzas throughout the day. A little further up the hill is a well-stocked Campus Shop selling fresh groceries and produce, and we have a large Sports Centre on-site too.
As part of your stay, we’re offering a complimentary Saver Card which will give you access to discounts and special offers for on-campus facilities as well as local attractions from across Cornwall.
We offer a very competitive tariff, even in the peak of summer, with fixed or flexible room only options from as little as £55 per night, for up to 2 guests. We no longer provide a TV in our rooms, but we do have free Wi-Fi, so bring along your tablet and devices to watch BBC iPlayer and other news and entertainment online.
We’re keeping you safe
For your reassurance, we have strict processes in place to ensure your safety and have been granted the VisitEngland ‘Good to Go’ certification. We have also received a VisitEngland 4 star rating in campus Accommodation and Service and have recently achieved a Gold in the International category from the Cornwall Tourism Awards.
For large group enquiries, ask us about our Flat options.
So escape to Cornwall, away from your four walls, and don’t delay booking your well-deserved summer getaway!