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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited this hotel in July 2016,wasn't expecting too much as this was a bus tour holiday which we have been on before and the hotels are usually pretty basic..rather 'tired' actually...but it was a las minit booking so decided to make the most of it..we arrived and were met by the manager who came on our bus to introduce himself... More 

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Dodworth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is dated and beginning to show its age. The floor boards are creaking so bad that when the two elephants in the room above came in at 23.00hrs every night they woke us up. The bed sheets were not changed until we requested them changing. After we requested our sheets changing our flowers mysteriously were knocked over and... More 

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Mitcham, surrey
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167 reviews
67 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed here for a 3 night break. We guessed from previous reviews that the hotel catered for coach passengers and we were not sure what to expect. What we got was a slightly ugly hotel exterior in a magnificent location overlooking Carbis Bay. There is a good view of the beach from sea view rooms. The... More 

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1 Thank DerekPMitcham
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and l have just spent 7 days at this hotel, and we throughly enjoyed our stay. Our room had everything we required, with a great sea view. The room was spotlessly clean, rooms were cleaned on a daily basis, staff were all extremely friendly and polite. Nothing was too much trouble, although the hotel had plenty of guests... More 

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Bakewell, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed last week on a coach trip. Staff excellent especially the ladies on reception and our waiter Richie. Bedroom clean and bathroom excellent. Slight problem with one lift which was out of action 3 days. Food lovely especially chef's specials. Entertainment ok not all to my taste but everybody different. Travelled to st ives on train just a few minutes... More 

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Largs, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at the Cottage Hotel in Carbis Bay, St Ives with my Daughter on a 5 day Alfa Coach Tour and we really enjoyed our stay. The food was really nice and well presented. The staff were very helpful, friendly and efficient but felt the serving routine was so busy for them that they were almost running so felt that... More 

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BOURNEMOUTH
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34 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just returned from a Alfa Coach Holiday at the Cottage Hotel in Carbis Bay, St Ives and have had a fantastic time. Could not fault anything, the staff, the food and the rooms were fantastic. If you want a holiday in the St Ives area of Cornwall the Cottage Hotel is the place to stay.

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whitburn
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is a bit dated but very well kept with spaciouse rooms very good staff see to this and all the staff are very well mannered ,my wife and I paid extra for a sea view room and were not disappointed the view over carbis bay was stunning . The beach though can only reached by a very very... More 

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8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very dated hotel, in major need of an upgrade. We were in room 56 and it was spacious & very clean, the view was absolutely amazing too. This was really where the good news ended, the floorboards are extremely creaky, we must've been driving the people downstairs insane! The rooms were unbelievably hot too, we didn't sleep a wink, there... More 

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The whole hotel experience is very good. Staff friendly, good, hotel tired but we'll worth a try. We booked a sea view room and we're not disappointed,the view over Car is bay was spectacular. This was a fantastic holiday spoiled only by another Alfa tours cock-up of the return journey.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cottage Hotel - St. Ives [3 Alpha & AA Three Star]Delightfully situated in extensive grounds overlooking Carbis Bay, 300 yards from the beach and two minutes' walk from the railway station linking Carbis Bay to St.Ives (5 minute journey). The restaurant and sun lounge have lovely views of the bay and there is a large ballroom with entertainment most evenings. There are two bars, snooker table and TV lounge. 80 rooms with central heating and bath or shower and WC. All rooms have tea/coffee making facilities, hair dryer, intercom and TV with radio channels. The outdoor swimming pool is heated May - September. Two lifts serve most bedrooms (although entertainment room is only accessible via stairs) A Leisureplex Hotel ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cottage Hotel

Address: Boskerris Road | Carbis Bay, St Ives TR26 2PE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range: $73 - $192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cottage Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
Cottage Hotel St Ives, Cornwall
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in St Ives
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