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The Anchorage

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   5 Bunkers Hill, St Ives TR26 1LJ , England
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Ranked #33 of 104 St Ives B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
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  • Location
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Shrewsbury
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Quirky eighteenth century house in great location, right in the centre of St Ives. Nice decor, very clean, great breakfast and an extremely considerate host - Chris. Can't recommend this place highly enough!

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Glastonbury
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

My husband and I have just returned from a three night stay at The Anchorage. Firstly, we were blessed with the warmest temperatures of the year so far! More importantly, we were very impressed with The Anchorage. It is right in the heart of St Ives so easy for popping in and out to the beach, harbour, shops, restaurants and... More

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EPSOM
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights and the location, décor and service were first class. It looks small from the outside but the room we stayed in was very spacious. The only down side is the sound from the gulls at 6 in the morning. However, I like this. My wife was none to keen!

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cheshire england
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014 via mobile

The Anchorage is in a perfect location right in the heart of St Ives. I stayed in the winter so crowds were not a problem. The rooms are well appointed and comfortable. The stairs to Room 1 are steep but manageable and worth it for the view. Chris is an excellent host and very helpful with information and local knowledge.... More

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Bollington, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Loved this place, it was everything we hoped it would be and more. Cosy, central to everything in the town, a lovely breakfast and spotlessly clean. And a marvellous host to look after everything. Thank you so much.

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Aldbourne
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

I spent 3 nights at this B&B in St Ives. THe whole experience was excellent.Greeted by the owner. Mr C England downstairs sitting room had very good information on St Ives and surroundign areas. small libery of books plus DVDs. Bedroom had ensuite.room very well appointed and very clean .Had a view to the sea. Breakfast,, requested to complete order... More

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Lechlade, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

My partner and I stayed here for 5 nights over the August Bank Holiday weekend and very much enjoyed our stay. Located on a cobbled street with lovely flowers covering the exterior, tourists were regularly taking photos of this picture perfect street. Shops, restaurants, the harbor and beaches are literally on this B&B's doorstep. The owner, Chris, helped us with... More

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Richmond, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

This B & B is in the perfect spot for access to the beaches, shopping and restaurants. The owner, Christopher, was the perfect host, friendly and efficient, and made our stay so very enjoyable. Our room, number 3, was supplied with everything we needed to ensure our comfort and Chris was always ready to go the extra mile to help... More

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Dundee
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69 reviews 69 reviews
7 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

Right in the heart of St Ives close to the beaches, shops and restuarants, but quiet on a cobbled street. Immaculately clean room, small due to the age of the building. Very friendly and helpful host Chris who cooked up a tasty breakfast!

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Australia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

Christopher owns The Anchorage and he is a true example of 'mine host'. From the moment we rang to see if he had a room, nothing was too much trouble for Christopher! Our room was spacious and clean with everything supplied for our needs, including a parking spot, which was Christopher's personal space.Christopher supplied us with books he had compiled... More

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Address: 5 Bunkers Hill, St Ives TR26 1LJ , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Anchorage 3*
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The Anchorage is nestled in the picturesque, old world section of St. Ives, close to all amenities. All four bedrooms, three of which are en-suite, are full of character and charm, with TV/DVD, hairdryers and beverage tray. Breakfast is freshly cooked using local ingredients. ... more   less 
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