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Golden Hind Guest House

10 The Terrace | St Ives Cornwall, St Ives TR26 2BL, England
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Ranked #47 of 104 St Ives B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Well we have just got back from a lovely 5 Day break in St ives we stayed in this place as most of the reviews were positive about it so on that basis we did and I can Honestly say it was well worth it ,we only have 2 or 3 negative comments about the place the first one we... More

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Reading, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In most respects this is a perfect B&B. All the basics are excellent and the view from our room was truly stunning. The bed was comfortable (if a bit small) and the shower worked well. The breakfast was great - although if you want a cooked breakfast (we didn't) you have to give notice and it costs extra. The parking... More

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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

From the time we arrived till we left, this guest house was billiant in all respects.Fantastic harbour views, ironing board with iron, hairdryer, teacoffee facilities, fridge. Bed was most comortable, clean lround, only shower I'm affraid, we like a bath. The only critisism I would have is the Wi-Fi does not work in your room, and weak elswhere round the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

I have have just spent a lovely weekend at this beautiful guest house. The landlady, Alexina is a credit to her profession. People who have met her will know what I mean. The guest house is spotlessly clean and is in a fantastic position overlooking the harbour of St Ives. The rooms are exactly what a good guest house should... More

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

We love staying in b&bs when visiting Cornwall. We stayed in the top room with the most amazing views over st Ives. The room and bathroom were clean, light and airy as well as a good size. The location is great just a couple of minutes walk from the beach and town centre. The car parking is great benefit and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013 via mobile

Very nice clean and comfortable boutique hotel with free parking and stunning views, we was lucky enough to see dolphins playing from our bedroom window which was amazing. The only downside was the breakfast, we had a allocated time slot for breakfast, a choice of first or second shift, we chose the second and the cooked breakfast was served Luke... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013 via mobile

Spotless room at the top of the house. View fantastic over the harbour. Shower not working properly one minute cold next boiling no constant temperature. Expensive as cooked breakfast extra. Landlady lovely. Charged more for 1 night stay than booked with Late Rooms. Parking included.

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Tilbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Lovely stay the breakfast was plentiful and good, room comfortable with a stunning view of the harbour and the free parking a bonus in The centre of town. We were made to feel very welcome and would recommend a stay here.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

Firstly some positive points . The bed was very comfy and the views were amazing. Unfortunately the window was so filthy the view was hazy . The bathroom was a huge let down , the toilet seat was wonky and as a breeze hit the roller blind the whole thing came down on my head! Upon mentioning this to he... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013 via mobile

Have stayed at the Golden Hind several times over the years. Central location that includes parking - which is incredible for St Ives. The Golden Hind now offers a lovely twin room too - a great addition to our favourite guest house in Cornwall which used to only have single or doubles. New rooms are fresh and good standard with... More

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Address: 10 The Terrace | St Ives Cornwall, St Ives TR26 2BL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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