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Chy-An-Albany

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Albany Terrace, St Ives TR26 2BS, England
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Ranked #10 of 24 hotels in St Ives
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
SuperCrouch Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

After reading the positive reviews, my partner and I were looking forward to our last minute one night stay. We stayed in room 37 and were both sadly disappointed. The bedroom decor was very dated, and the standard of the bathroom was sub standard. The shower was very weak and low pressure (the shower itself was an attachment to the... More

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this Hotel for one night but I must say it was excellent. The service right from when we checked in, right through until we checked out was brilliant. The breakfast we had was simply superb, Smoked Salmon Scrambled Egg on Toast!!! There is a cooked to order menu that is available of which you pick what you... More

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Ottery St. Mary, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having previously visited this hotel, we had no hesitation in making this our base for a short break in St Ives. The staff are very attentive and helpful. The extensive breakfast menu was excellent. We will certainly try to book this hotel when we are next visiting the area

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stoke on trent
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5 reviews 5 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from this hotel(27march).First time in St Ives,and this hotel was the icing on the cake.Stayed Sunday to Thursday bed & breakfast on a late deal,but would not object to paying full price if asked..Great room on the side and rear of the hotel,32 if available.Beautiful view from lounge and dining room across the bay, and a short walk... More

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
3 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yet another enjoyable stay in this lovely hotel. The breakfast menu or the, help yourself to what you want from, the buffet has something for everyone ( apart from any pudding heads who just want a raw carrot. I highly recommend the full Cornish breakfast. The Lighthouse Bistro was once again on top form and we ate there 3 evenings... More

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Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reluctant to share this info in case it'll be too booked up when we next want to go!!. Had a really great time there...Wonderful room , waking up looking out onto the Ocean was fabulous. We went to dinner the first night and went straight to Reception to book again for the second night,,there was just too much on the... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want a friendly hotel in St Ives with friendly service, good food, comfortable rooms and great views over the bay all at a value for money price, then this is the place for you. We had a superior room with a large terrace area. The room itself was comfortable with quality fittings. Breakfast was excellent With a choice... More

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St Columb Major, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed overnight after a superb meal at the Lighthouse Bistro. The food was very nice and perfectly cooked and presented, however, I did receive the wrong starter, the were very sorry and we did have free desserts. The staff are friendly, the rooms comfortable, it was lovely visiting St Ives again, with the weather beautiful and sunny which made... More

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Westbury, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had to go to St Ives on business and wanted a hotel out of town, as the town centre is a nightmare to drive through, so not too much choice. I asked not to have a room at the back, as I was alone that often happens, I got a small room at the back! but it was clean... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we had a lovely room with a beautiful sea view ,The staff here are very helpful , friendly, and efficient especially the receptionist Breakfast was very good indeed,home made granola, fresh friut salad ,special breakfasts cooked to order and of course a lovely buffet cornish breakfast .This is not a pretentious boutique hotel or indeed a luxurious stay ,but for... More

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Additional Information about Chy-An-Albany

Also Known As:
Chy-An-Albany Hotel St Ives
Chy-An-Albany Hotel
Chy An Albany
Chy An Albany St Ives
Chy-An-Albany St Ives, Cornwall
Address: Albany Terrace, St Ives TR26 2BS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant
Hotel Style:
#9 Family Hotel in St Ives
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Chy-An-Albany 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
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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