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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Place itself its ok. Me and my wife stayed there for three nights. A bit of climb if You would like to go to the beach carbis bay. Car park is very tight so with my car we werent able to park at the site. We had to park on the street. Our room was a top room. Very small,... More 

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essex england
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for a few days, having already booked before I broke my foot. The owners really helped us out by carrying luggage amongst other helpfulness where my foot hindered our trip. Food great, room lovely and view of the sea very nice. A great place for couples wishing to have a base for St Ives. Carbis Bay has a... More 

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Thank Paul S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

I made the mistake of reading reviews for this hotel after I had booked but before I travelled. I think some of the reviews were unfair and I'm not sure what the people who left them were expecting. The hotel is small so therefore the rooms are on the small side. Saying that, the only thing I didn't like about... More 

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Saltash, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

Was a little concerned from reading some ofthe reviews, so was delighted with what we did find. Owner Martin was very kind and helpful and the cat "boy" was also a joy. Excellent location, lovely breakfast, all clean and tidy but maybe just a little snug if you are expecting large rooms.

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Thank fatdoggus
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful view, great rooms and the kindest owner ever! He drove us all the way to Truro to try to catch a train we had missed. Best B & B we ever stayed in. St Ives is awesome. Will always remember this and hopefully we'll return soon.

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Thank Martin T
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

First visit to B& B and Carbis Bay Very friendly welcome - as if staying with family / friends Nothing was too much trouble Not perfect but owners are great Fabulous area Also great meal at the sister restaurant On shore Will be back

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

Location was faultless, 5 min walk from the train station which gets you to the beautiful St Ives in 10 mins for £2 return! You can be on the beach at Carbis Bay in minutes. The room was tight for space but clean, the shower was uncomfortably small and not very powerful not ideal for washing long hair!! The breakfasts... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

We stayed here the end of July for 3 days, very nice and clean. The room was on the top floor with a sea view which was amazing. The only downside was the early breakfast, 8:30 am. It would have been better to have a later breakfast. The bathroom was small but was adequate for what we needed. On the... More 

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Thank Maria E
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Our room (no. 3) was comfortable and clean, with lovely sea views; parking arrangements were fine, the location is good and breakfast was O.K. although I was surprised that the cat is allowed to roam around the tables and in and out of the kitchen. The owners also have a restaurant in the town and that seems to take up... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

having booked for the weekend at short notice we were pleasantly surprised by how good this hotel was. although the room was small, it was well equipped and clean. the owner was friendly and helpful . only a 30 min walk to st ives via coastal path or a £2 open top bus journey. breakfast was superb . only problem... More 

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Borthalan Hotel

Address: Boskerris Road, St Ives TR26 2NQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range: $90 - $99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Borthalan Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
Borthalan Hotel St Ives
The Borthalan Hotel St Ives, Cornwall
Hotel Style:
#5 Luxury Hotel in St Ives
#8 On the Beach Hotel in St Ives
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