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Downlong Cottage Guest House

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95 Back Road East, St Ives TR26 1PF, England
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Downlong Cottage Guest House
Ranked #40 of 102 St Ives B&B and Inns
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    5 of 5 stars
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    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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

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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Perth, Australia
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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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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

What a find > We have stayed in dozens of places in St Ives but this was something else. Beautifully clean , great location , comfortable beds , and the nicest hosts you could wish to meet , so friendly ( but not over the top ) and the breakfast was just brilliant...Well done Trish and Michael , see you... More 

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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Absolutely perfect. Trish and Michael are such warm and friendly hosts. The guest house is kept to a wonderful standard and nothing seems too much trouble for them. Lovely breakfast. Comfortable beds in cosy bedrooms. The location in the old town could not be any better. Right next to the beaches. What more could anybody ask for and why would... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

My fiancé and I stayed at Downlong for 3 nights. Trish and Michael are a lovely welcoming couple and made the stay really relaxed and easy going. Breakfast is really good and plenty of it too and the room was lovely. This was our second trip to the beautiful St Ives and we will definitely be back and staying at... More 

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Prangins, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

What a fantastic B&B and what a fantastic couple are Trish and Michael. Nothing was too much trouble from individually prepared breakfasts using local ingredients, to spot on advice about places to go, to eat, to drink, things to do. We only had two nights there but wished we could have stayed longer. Trish and Michael are the perfect hosts,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Super friendly. Individualised full English breakfasts. Home grown fruit! Family run and very helpful and welcoming. WARNING: satnav is not helpful. Arrive after 6 or park out and walk in to get directions. Expect to drive on harbour front.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 via mobile

Feels like going in to your favourite relative's house. Classic decor, beautifully clean and comfortable rooms, Trish and Michael who run the place treat you like a friend but respect your privacy. Less than 5 minutes from the sea. Amazing breakfasts like your nan used to make. Don't be lured in by the boujis Wimbeldon-on-sea places elsewhere in town...

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We have just returned from a great 3 night stay in St Ives at the Downlong Cottage. The owners were very friendly and welcoming and made sure we felt comfortable throughout our stay. Our room was very clean and comfortable and breakfast was good! Would defiantly stay at this lovely B and B again!

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Nothing was too much trouble for Trish and Mike. They really work hard to ensure you have a great time. Weather was mixed for the long weekend we were there, sunshine two days and rain one day but lots to do. Location is really fabulous but not noisy at night .

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Address: 95 Back Road East, St Ives TR26 1PF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Downlong Cottage Guest House St Ives, Cornwall

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