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Downlong Cottage Guest House

95 Back Road East, St Ives TR26 1PF, England
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Downlong Cottage Guest House
Ranked #38 of 104 St Ives B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • 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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London
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW 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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3 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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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

We struggled to find a B and B at the last minute and my wife gave Trisha and Michael a call as a last attempt. They had a room so we took it for one night and were not too bothered what it was like as it was last minute. However, it could not have turned out better. Lovely B... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

Just returned from our holiday celebrating our Ruby Wedding. We honeymooned in St Ives and have revisited numerous times since. Previously we have stayed in hotels around Porthminster beach.area. This time we booked Bed & Breakfeast at the Downlong Cottage. Both Trish and Michael were the perfect hosts,our room was excellent and the breakfasts were all fresh home cooked food... More

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Let me start off by saying that I totally loved St Ives, and my accommodation just made it all the better. It feels good to come home to a nice place after a day of walking around and people watching. The communication between me and Michael (B&B owner) was brilliant from the start, prompt email responses, all queries answered. They,... More

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Saint-Petersburg, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

I was vey pleased about spending two nights in this lovely bed&breakfast. Trish and Michael made us feel very welcomed. Service with a genuine smile. Rooms are very pretty and bathrooms are extremely clean. Comfortable bed for a great sleep. Located on a quite street, but a minute walk from a lively embankment with lots of shops and restaurants. Good... More

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Tallinn, Estonia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

THis is a very good hotel and location, also to experiance true Cornish Hospitaliy, the rooms are very clean and neat. We were a party of 8 and all were more than happy The parking is 3 minutes walk from the hotel at the public car park, which is no problem.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

We stayed with Michael and Trish for three nights and found Downlong Cottage clean, cosy, comfy and welcoming. We stayed in the large twin room which was really two connecting rooms with a shower room which was perfect for my sister and I. The location was perfect; quiet, being one street back from the harbour but only a few steps... More

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5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

Great B&B with delightful people in an amazing location. It is practically impossible to get last minute accommodation in St Ives and a one night stay is a definite no no with the majority of bed and breakfasts. Thankfully all those that turned us away did us a huge favour because they ensured we discovered the Downlong and it is... More

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Also Known As:
Downlong Cottage Guest House St Ives, Cornwall
Address: 95 Back Road East, St Ives TR26 1PF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
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Ranked #38 of 104 B&Bs / Inns in St Ives

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