From the blog…

All about our life in Penzance, the Scilly Isles and the funny things that happen when you run a guesthouse!

COVID 19 update

COVID 19 update

Please see below the latest statement from Visit Cornwall. For all those guests due to visit us in the next couple of months at least please reconsider and delay until later in the year when hopefully some sort of normality has returned. https://www.cornwall.gov.uk/council-and-democracy/council-news-room/media-releases/news-from-2020/news-from-march-2020/statement-from-visit-cornwall-cornwall-coun ...[Read More]

COVID 19

COVID 19

Keigwin House Corona Virus (COVID 19) statement. At Keigwin House we are like everyone else following Government and WHO guidelines closely and at the moment remain open. Please be assured we are doing the utmost to reduce the risk to ourselves and any potential guests with extra frequent cleaning of ‘touch points’ like lights switches, door handles and bannisters etc. We have hand san ...[Read More]

Sailing Trip in Mounts Bay.

Sailing Trip in Mounts Bay.

At the end of March I was lucky enough to be invited out with Marine Discovery on their sailing catamaran, Shearwater 2, to go looking for wildlife in Mounts Bay. Seven of us members of the Penzance & District Tourism Association took up the offer to be ‘guinea pigs’ so Hannah and Duncan could run through their routine with us before their season really gets going. We were blessed ...[Read More]

Weekend of sunshine, pilot gigs and vintage cars.

Weekend of sunshine, pilot gigs and vintage cars.

Saturday this weekend saw the annual Mounts Bay Pilot Gig Regatta. My sister was over with several other rowers from Scilly and they bought the Emma Louise gig from St Marys with them, so we took the opportunity to go to Marazion and support them all.  Scilly Ladies A crew.           Scilly Ladies B Crew waiting to swap for their race.    Panoramic view Penzance to Marazion. All the Scilly crews d ...[Read More]