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Rivendell Guest House

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Shoreline
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

This is a lovely B&B located well above the heart of the town - so it's well away from the touristy bits. It's an easy enough walk down the hill, and the views from the upper rooms are spectacular. The B&B can be a challenge to find. Navigating St. Ives is no picnic in general (in a car), and finding... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Had a fantastic three nights at Rivendell, Angela and Barry are very welcoming and full of knowledge of the local area which enhanced our trip immensely. The rooms are of excellent standard and breakfast was delicious. Will definately stay again if we are ever in St Ives.

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Llandrindod Wells, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

We have stayed at the Rivendell on four occasions of the past five years. Angela and Barrie are great. They are really helpful and Angela is always on hand at breakfast to advise on different places you may wish to visit, while Barrie is busy cooking your lovely breakfasts. The Rivendell is a wonderful choice of accommodation and we wouldn't... More 

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Budliegh Salterton U K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Had another wonderful break at Rivendell, St Ives.Barrie and Angela as attentive as they always are. Nothing too much trouble. As usual, breakfasts really something to look forward to and enjoy.A good choice of menu to suit all tastes.Rooms with superb views and lovely comfortable beds. Whatever the weather, St Ives is a beautiful location with breathtaking scenery. There are... More 

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3 Thank Heather H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Rivendell guest house was such a lovely place to stay while we were on holiday in stives.. Also it being 5 minutes walk to a beautiful beach called Porthminster beach is an added bonus! Barrie and Angela are great hosts and make you feel so welcome.. We felt like they always went that extra mile for us! The breakfasts were... More 

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

We decided to have a summer break at St Ives in last minutes. All hotels were fully booked and I tried to find B&B which still available and I found Rivendell Guest House. After I looked at Tripadvisor, we booked it straight away a day before we went there!!! Hahaha but we were not regret. Quite difficult to find this... More 

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Had a wonderful stay, Angela and Barry were attentive to all we needed. Room 5 has a super view overlooking the harbour, although a bit compact it was clean and catered for our every requirement, with plenty of draw and wardrobe space, only drawback were the seagulls who liked to roost on the roof above. Breakfast was plentyful to set... More 

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Budliegh Salterton U K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

From the first moment we met Angela and Barrie we knew that Rivendell would become a special place.It certainly has. Over the last eight years we've visited sometimes twice a year. Every time the welcome, service and food was second to none.Comfortable, clean, in one word, "Perfect" Views breathtaking, amenities good. Plenty of places to eat and drink whatever your... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

staying at Rivendell has to best place to stay in St Ives i would reccomend to anybody,the friendliest people and service second to none.You feel special from the moment you arrive to the time you leave.You may arrive a stranger but you will leave as friends.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

This was a well needed break and on arrival we could not locate the BnB as our sat nav wasn't the best we rung Barrie and Angela who were happy to give us directions. On arrival they kept us a well needed parking space and took our bags to our room. We were offered a pot of tea and shown... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Rivendell Guest House

Address: 7 Porthminster Terrace, St Ives TR26 2DQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range: $103 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Rivendell Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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