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Chy-An-Albany

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Albany Terrace, St Ives TR26 2BS, England
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Ranked #11 of 25 hotels in St Ives
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Booked in for 5 nights. Problem with fan noise from room above me on first night - (I was in room 16.) Moved to another room and had an excellent stay. Breakfasts are fantastic! Due to first night problem was charged for four nights not five - thanks Julia! - (I donated the 'refund' to SENSE (Deaf-Blind Association.)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed here for four nights at the height of the season. I had a single room which, not unexpectedly, didn't have a sea view, but the garden view was good, and as it was on the quiet side of the hotel, meant that I could leave the window open all night in the warm nights and not be disturbed... More

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Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a weekend stay at this hotel in a good spell of weather. We had an upgraded room with a very good sea view. The room was a bit small but adequate for our needs. We were particularly impressed by the staff. All were cheerful and very helpful which made for a pleasant experience. All in all a good... More

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got back from a night in the Chy-an Albany hotel, 5th August 2014 it sits in a prominent position above St Ives with a great view of the beach and Bay yet only a few minutes walk down the hill to the town, hotel staff really nice we were in a family room which was clean and well equipped... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small interior room but as expected for the price paid in high season. Good location, 15 minute walk into town centre but steep walk back so not great for some. Lovely beach short walk away with all amenities. Breakfast very good although didn't cater well for gluten free.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I recently stayed in Room 11- a double classic room for 2 nights. The room was a good size with a partial sea view and was clean and pleasantly decorated. We have stayed at this hotel a couple of times before and were pleased to see that there have been some updating and improvements. The breakfast was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just stayed for a week here to celebrate my daughter's graduation and 21st birthday and everything was perfect The room was lovely and was very clean The food was excellent The views were amazing and location stunning Lovely lounge for relaxing with drinks By far the best part of the stay was the wonderful friendly staff who could... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for 3 nights in single room.Room was nice,clean .Water was very hot and shower have not good pressure water.Very quiet hotel.Two car parks.Hotel is close to beach and centro town. Very good value for money.I recommend.

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff were very friendly & helpful. Stayed in a single room (rm 21) for 2 nights - it was a bit small (esp for price), as was the shower room, but they were both very clean. Bed was very comfortable & had an excellent night's sleep. The hotel is a bit of a maze so I sometimes had trouble finding... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights in two family rooms, one deluxe with a balcony (amazing views) and standard room. Decors are quite dated, but we didn't really mind it too much as it gives the hotel that seaside feel to it. Deluxe room was spacious, one queen size bed and two singles, seating area, balcony and ensuite bathroom. Standard room... More

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Address: Albany Terrace, St Ives TR26 2BS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Chy-An-Albany 3*
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Chy-An-Albany St Ives, Cornwall

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Providing comfortable accommodation with every amenity you would expect from a luxury award winning AA 3 star rated Hotel in Cornwall. The Chy an Albany occupies a wonderfully elevated site with magnificent views overlooking Portminster beach and St Ives Bay in Cornwall.Only a short walk into town and with ample free off road car parking.The hotel provides an ideal base to explore St. Ives and its renowned Tate Gallery, as well as the quaint harbour side, cobbled streets and collection of beautiful beaches that have captivated artists and tourists for over a century. The hotel is also just a short walk from the train station at the bottom of the hill (approximately 3 minutes). The new 'Lighthouse Bistro' is an art-themed restaurant, showcasing a wide range of art from local artists. The gallery-style restaurant offers contemporary dining using the very freshest local vegetables and produce, fish straight from the sea and Cornish made cheeses alongside exotic foods and wines from around the world. ... more   less 
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