Cornwall Plus Welcomes Summer Visitors to Penryn Campus

    Cornwall Plus is delighted to open its doors to summer schools, special interest groups, couples, and individual travellers, offering the unique opportunity to stay in university rooms on the scenic Penryn Campus during July and August after the students have left for the summer.

    Located within a student residential village on the expansive 100-acre campus, this summer accommodation is nestled among serene, landscaped grounds once the site of an 18th-century Manor House. Guests can enjoy a variety of onsite facilities amid this tranquil setting.

    The Green Flag award-winning Tremough Gardens are accessible to all visitors year-round. These gardens feature a walled garden, sub-tropical plants, a fruit orchard, an Italianate garden, an 18th-century lime avenue, and historic rare rhododendrons cultivated during the Victorian era.

    For refreshments, guests can visit the Stannary (open Monday to Friday) and other campus cafés, as well as a well-stocked grocery shop. Koofi, a popular café near Glasney Lodge, serves delicious pizza and Starbucks drinks throughout the day, making it a perfect spot to relax.

    Every Saturday at 9am, visitors can join a free 5K Parkrun around the beautiful campus grounds.

    The Penryn Campus Sports Centre offers a well-equipped gym and a large sports hall with hireable courts. A variety of fitness classes for all abilities are available throughout the week.

    For those seeking affordable self-catering accommodation near Falmouth on Cornwall's south coast, Glasney Rooms at Penryn Campus is an excellent choice. It is available during the peak summer season and caters to solo travellers, couples, and large groups. Each room features an en-suite shower, a work desk, and free Wi-Fi, with access to fully equipped communal kitchen diner.

    The campus is conveniently connected by a nearby bus stop and Penryn train station. Guests benefit from free secure on-site parking, including electric charging points, with parking located within a 10-minute walk from the accommodation.

    To book your summer stay, visit If you’re looking for events support, conferencing, venue hire, or accommodation for a large group (10 or more), or to book a 7-bed self-contained flat, call 01326 259155 or email to discuss your requirements.

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