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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   9 Porthminster Terrace, St Ives TR26 2DQ, England
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Carlill
Ranked #44 of 104 St Ives B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great hospitality provided by the proprietor Lynn would most definitely recommend this B&B to anyone to stay in, very clean great hospitality and with the added bonus of car parking and close to the town

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to book a weekend away and would not try anywhere else other than Carlill. Stayed at the hotel in summer and knew I would be booking to go back there. Beautiful big room with amazing views. Room once again spotless and comfortable. Lynne's breakfast sets us for the day and she's always happy to make whatever you want. Roll... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our 2nd visit to the Carlill and similar to last year, in the last week in October. We arrived late afternoon and we were made very welcome by Lynne and she soon had us settled in. Our room was very comfortable, spacious and spotlessly clean and as the Carlill is located on the top of Porthminster Terrace there... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

And what a view,must be the best in St Ives,overlooking the Island,harbour,and town,going round to Hayle and the lighthouse,from room 4 the family room you can see it all. Very friendly owners who went out of their way to make you feel welcome,great breakfast and clean room,plenty of parking space. I would recommend Carlill guest house to anyone wanting a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Stayed here in September, booked four rooms including room 2. Lynne & Graham were good hosts, friendly & helpful. This was the best breakfast we have ever enjoyed whilst on holiday. There was a huge variety to choose from & the fresh fruit was superb. One of our party came from America, her first time in England, she really enjoyed... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We stayed in St Ives for three nights but due to change in dates etc we only had our first B&B (the Sea breeze) for the first night and had to find another for the remaining two nights. Looking online, and also taking in the the Tripadvisor reviews, we chose to book the '4 star Carlill' in advance. We booked... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We stayed in the Carlill for 4 nights after a 400 mile trip on our motor bike. We stayed in Room 2, a large room with a beautiful , comfortable king size bed and a wonderful sea view from the big bay window. Graham and Lynn made us feel welcome. The breakfast was delicious. Croissants, Greek yogurt and fresh fruit... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for a week in July, owners were lovely and couldn't make us more welcome. Hotel was lovely, bedroom large and well equipped and always lovely and clean! Cooked breakfast was great! Lots of fresh fruits and cereal to choose from and could order a full English or something lighter if preferred! Would highly recommend the full English though!... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Its a B&B, 10 mn walking to the town center and the beach. We had a lovely family room, a bit expencive(140 pounds por night with no breakfast). However St. ives is a wonderful pleace were everybody want to be expecially on august. The very strange thing, in a such expensive structure, was the wi-fi that didn't work in the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Me and my partner stayed here for 3 nights in July 2014. Lynn and Graham were very friendly and made us feel very welcome. The breakfast was amazing, full English and a bar full of crossiants, fruit and cereals! The bedroom and ensuite were spotless. Will definitely visit again.

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Additional Information about Carlill

Address: 9 Porthminster Terrace, St Ives TR26 2DQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Hotel Class:4 star — Carlill 4*
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Carlill St Ives, Cornwall

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