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Downlong Cottage Guest House

95 Back Road East, St Ives TR26 1PF, England
Downlong Cottage Guest House
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Denton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Downlong Cottage an excellent place to stay in the heart of St. Ives. My son and I spent 6 nights here, an excellent room, which was spotlessly clean with great comfy beds, and all the facilities you would require for a great stay. Every morning we woke up to a lovely great quality breakfast. Michael and Trish are excellent hosts,... More 

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Littlehampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An ideally situated B&B in the heart of St Ives. A fantastic room, superb breakfasts and even better hosts! Spotless accommodation with a comfortable home feel. We will definitely be back! Trish and Mike are always on hand if you need anything , but achieve the holy grail of hosting by being on hand while at the same time making... More 

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wilts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

The totally perfect St Ives experience - we loved staying in the fisherman's quarter and Downlong is the perfect location. The facilities are lovely, the room was great, the hosts were fabulous - nothing was too much trouble and we chatted like old friends form the minute we arrived. Thank you!

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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

A lovely B&B with wonderful hosts Trish and Micheal so friendly and helpful and made ours and my parents break extra special. The breakfast was wonderful and nothing was to much trouble Michael was a great cook and Trish was a fantastic host,our room was beautiful and had a lovely sea view we would recommend this guest house to anybody... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

This was our third stay here and each time it gets better. Trish and Mike have a wonderful Bed and Breakfast. Downlong offers the complete package, wonderful hospitality, plus all the rooms are so clean, fresh and modern with great en suites, the best quality breakfast ingredients, all in all cannot fault it and the icing on the cake is... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Absolutely made our short stay so memorable, could not do enough for us.. The B&B is clean and comfortable, only there 3 day's and feel like ive made two friends for life.. I would go back tomorrow, thankyou Mike and Trish.. Barry and Debbie. X

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 via mobile

This is a lovely little B&B in the heart of Downalong just around the corner from the harbour. The rooms are beautifully presented and spotless with nice firm mattresses and a selection of pillows to suit all. The breakfast is cooked just as you like it and served with a welcoming smile and chat by Thish. I'd thoroughly recommend it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We decided short notice to grab a weekend away and fortunately were able to secure a room at Downlong. The guest house is situated at the end of St Ives, just steps away from the harbour wall, and only minutes to the pubs and restaurants around the harbour. Our room was freshly decorated and the whole house spotlessly clean and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Downlong is a stunning cottage very homely and totally unique . Located in the heart of st ives right by the harbour ! Trish and Mike are like family now , me and my boy have stayed in the summer for surfing and for the new year fancy dress celebrations for many years.These celebrations are a must to experience !!!... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

My friend and I stayed for two nights and the hosts Michael and Trish were fantastic. The cottage itself was in a great location and our room and bathroom very clean. On the downside the room was very small, as was the bathroom. As there was no guest sitting area, when we stayed in in the evenings, the only place... More 

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