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Cottage Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Boskerris Road | Carbis Bay, St Ives TR26 2PE , England
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Ranked #15 of 25 Hotels in St Ives
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Brian H Congleton, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Congleton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is well situated and the staff are efficient and helpful. Be aware that it does take in coach tours and whilst i was there 3 coach full of guests were also staying. My room was acceptable and the facilities good. The breakfast was served efficiently and was very acceptable. the evening meal did leave a little to be... More

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for a couple of nights this week and the staff were very friendly. They would do anything for you and were great with our young daughter. The food was about average, it could have been a bit warmer but tasted ok. The hotel could use a bit of updating but overall we really enjoyed our stay and would... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for a few days in August 2014 and thought it was ok if you have transport, The elderly stay at this hotel on coach tours,the hotel is situated on a hillside with a steep walk to carbis bay and an even steeper one to the main road so beware,the breakfast was simply fantastic as were the staff 99% European... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Taken our first and last holiday with Alfa and this hotel.We didn't get one decent nights sleep during our stay due to the room we had so returned home shattered. We'd booked a QUIET, top floor, sea view room (£60 extra but lovely view) but was allocated room 48 next to the LIFT! We were woken up daily from 2.50am... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just returned from a weeks holiday with Alfa. A nice friendly ** star, food good, house doubles £2.80. Pint lager £3.40. views good from communal areas. If you want a sea view from your room pay the extra or content yourself with plastic covered grassy banks & waste bins. There are no pubs nearby, there is one small shop... More

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel with KM travel & loved it so much i've put my name down for next yr . My daughter drove down & took my mum & i to the most beautiful places in England . It was a privilage to stay at this hotel with a sea view on the 3 rd floor which was... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Stayed here for one night with my 10 year old son. The location was excellent. So close to the railway station, though we did take a wrong turn from the station, and followed the road the Hotel was supposed to be on! After arriving at the top of a hill in scorching heat, we realised we had gone wrong! A... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The cottage hotel is pleasingly situated looking down on to Carbis Bay it is quite a steep path down to the beach but worth the walk.The small railway station is only a couple of minutes walk from the hotel and only takes 3 minutes to get to St Ives £1 each way.The hotel is 90% coach tourists but is still... More

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Rochdale, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Thoroughly enjoyed our week at the Cottage Hotel . could not find fault with the value for money Alfa coach trip. The sea view was well worth the extra money ,the meals were good and the service was quick and efficient. The bingo with Roger was hilarious and the entertainment was not to be missed. Rooms clean and spacious. Staff... More

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Leyland, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Another great week spent in the cottage hotel in Carbis Bay. Many thanks to all the staff including Viktor, Sue and Roger. Top value for money in terms of food service and location. Sue the receptionist could not do enough for us and many other hotels could take a leaf from the Cottage book.

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Address: Boskerris Road | Carbis Bay, St Ives TR26 2PE , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Cottage Hotel 2*
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