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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   6 Hicks Court, St Ives TR26 1HS, England
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The Keep
Ranked #6 of 102 St Ives B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Rijswijk, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

We stayed in The Keep for 2 nights and was great. Each morning a different breakfast, wonderful rooms, excellent location and last but not least the 2 best hosts ever! They gave us a lot of pieces of advise to enjoy our trip properly, really helpfull and friendly. Ther you can surf, see seals, enjoy good food and walk through... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Another perfect stay. We visited The Keep for the 4th time and were not disappointed, in fact, the breakfasts got better (THE best bacon butty!) Mike and Carol couldn't be more helpful and the quality of the accommodation is second to none. We will be back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

This was our first stay both at The Keep and in Cornwall... It couldn't possibly have been more perfect. Fantastic location within the town, possibly the most beautiful room we've had the pleasure of staying in, with the friendliest, most helpful hosts we could ask for. Not to mention the delicious breakfasts each morning. Being our first time in Cornwall,... More 

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Another fantastic stay at 'The Keep'. Perfect throughout with amazing hospitality and first class accommodation. Continue to return to 'The Keep' because of its consistent 5* detail to everything. Location is perfect for everyone, surfers, artists, sight seers, walkers, shoppers or just for a peaceful retreat where you know you will be looked after to the highest standard. The local... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I have stayed at The Keep for the last 4 years now and it keeps getting better! This time I stayed in my favourite Pilchard Press with an 85 year old friend in the other room. Being a vegetarian she liked the breakfast special of Very French Toast with maple syrup, berries and creme fraiche. She was very comfortable and... More 

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United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Another great stay. A romantic, stylish, comfortable and relaxing place. Delicious breakfasts. Charming hosts. Tucked away in a quiet corner in the middle of everything! Excellent location for everything in the area ... restaurants, shopping, beaches, galleries, walking, everything ... including parking! Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We booked The Keep very last minute, and what a stroke of luck! Mike and Carol were very good with their assistance (the parking bonus was perfect) and directions. We arrived tired and hungry, and they pointed us to a very good local restaurant (The Seafood Cafe, very very good) and welcomed us in their lovely B&B, complete with chocolates... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

The Keep is located ideally for both sides of the St. Ives peninsula. It's an easy walk to all the restaurants, shopping and both beaches. The option for reserved parking gives you the security of knowing you've got a place for your car -- but the walk, down several flights of very steep stairs and halfway across town is quite... More 

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mou5e, Owner at The Keep, responded to this review

Thank you for your 4 star (very good) review of The Keep, made after your recent stay in September. Just to clarify a few points for future travellers' information. Firstly, the guest accommodation is on street level, not downstairs in the basement as the review suggests. The 16th Century house is built into a granite hillside, and one of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

When we decided that we wanted to return to St Ives for a small break away, there was no question to where we wanted to stay. The Keep was just as beautiful as it was three years ago. The room we had (mermaid), is modern, clean and full of character and the bathroom is spacious. The Breakfasts are just gorgeous,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

This was our second stay at The Keep we previously visited St Ives three years ago and when we planned another trip there wasn't any doubt where we would book to stay. I gave the keep 5 out of 5 last time and again its 5 out of 5. The rooms are cozey yet modern and stylish while the breakfasts... More 

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Address: 6 Hicks Court, St Ives TR26 1HS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Keep 4*
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
The Keep St Ives, Cornwall

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