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Primrose Valley Hotel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

First time here and what a lovely place it was! Easily less than a minute from the beach with everything pretty much on the door step. From the moment we had arrived we was made to feel very welcome which was lovely. Breakfast was fantastic and loved the little cake bakes that was made for the guests to help themselves... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The hotel is in a great location, just a two minute walk from Porthminster beach. The room we stayed in (number 6) was light, comfortable and really clean...best of all it had a sea view, we loved waking up to the sound of the waves. Breakfast was excellent- a great range of choices and all local, tasty produce. The daily... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A gem of a hotel nestled in the valley leading to Porthminster Beach St Ives and overlooking the beach and St Ives. Everything a hotel should be - elegant clean comfortable and quiet in a brilliant location with extremely helpful staff. A special mention for the complimentary cake provided every afternoon in the dining room. It is not a budget... More 

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Kempston, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great hotel for St Ives. It's literally 30m from the beautiful beaches of St Ives, the branch line train station and only 5 minutes from the towns shops and restaurants by foot along the costal path. We checked in quite late but the checkin was quick and easy. They waited up for us :) Quirky place to find, down... More 

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Caerphilly County, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time myself and my husband had been to st.ives and what a beautiful place to stay in. 2 minutes from the beach and a five minute walk to the town. Room was amazing with a lovely decking area to sit and chill in the evenings,room was spotless and beautiful,breakfast was amazing especially the waffles.and what a lovely touch homemade... More 

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North West England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me an my partner stayed here for 3 nights for a friends wedding at the near by castle, the location is absolutely beautiful couldn't wish for a better location, the only thing was the unbelievably steep and narrow road to the hotel good luck if you have a large car !! The hotel is situated a stones throw away from... More 

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Thank Jodinio
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed back in April this year for one night at the Primrose Valley Hotel, we had stayed in a few hotels around cornwall as was visiting different areas over the weekend and the Primrose was my favourite by miles. Home made flap jacks waiting for you when you arrive :) Perfect location as right by the beautiful beach. We... More 

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

Porthminster Beach is just about the best in St Ives, a Cornish gem of a resort rich in sandy beaches. And just a few yards back from this seafront paradise, secluded from the crowds but with every amenity, including lovely sea views, the Primrose Valley Hotel offers more than just a great location. The rooms are attractive and airy. The... More 

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

We have just spent a night at the absolutely gorgeous Primrose Valley Hotel. Recently refurbished the hotel is calm, immaculately clean and really comfortable. Rooms are simply but beautifully furnished and our bathroom - with a deep roll top bath was to die for! There is no clutter, rooms therefore are bright, cool and spacious. Breakfast was excellent - hot... More 

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Thank Karen H
Kenilworth, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here as a family and were so well looked after by Ollie and his team. Great views and minutes from the beach. The room was well decorated and all the staff at this small hotel were attentive and friendly. Breakfast was wonderful, with a large variety of options. I have to highlight this small hotel is stunning but... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Primrose Valley Hotel has been a part of the St Ives community since 1908. It is a delightful 9 bedroom Edwardian building idyllically located only seconds away from Porthminster beach and just a flat five minute walk to the Harbour and centre of St Ives town. With its convenient location, on site parking and homely interior we believe it's an ideal place to spend time away and to re-engage with the simpler pleasures of life. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Primrose Valley Hotel

Address: Primrose Valley, St Ives TR26 2ED, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range: $179 - $233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Primrose Valley Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
Primrose Valley St Ives
Hotel Primrose Valley
Primrose Valley Hotel St Ives, Cornwall
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#5 Romantic Hotel in St Ives
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