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Very good
21 reviews
The cottage
Lounge
Kitchen
Twin bedroom (includes en-suite and stunning views)
View fro Kitchen, Dining Room and Master Bedroom
Master bedroom (includes en suite and view)
Dining Room
Second double bedroom, next to main bathroom
Bunk room
Snug
Bathroom
Room with a view
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Cottage -
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
St Ives, Cornwall, England

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Very good - based on 21 reviews
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Edward B
1 review
“Just the job - spacious, clean and tidy and great location”
Reviewed August 9, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Good and quick response from owner with plenty of information about the accommodation and also St Ives, perhaps a little more info required about directions (i.e. the one way system surrounding the property).
Cottage ideal for my extended family, with plenty of space and facilities.
Superb location in St Ives, with fantastic views from the bedroom windows.
Could do with additional dustbin if possible I made at least 5 trips to recycling at Leisure Centre Car Park (the only place that has bins for rubbish), because one bin was insufficient.
Big Problem with WI-FI signal - could not get access to Internet during stay.
However I would undoubtedly stop here again.

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Liked best: Facilities, Decor, Size, Location
Liked least: No WI-FI signal, Car Park Space at rear a bit small for two cars, Only one dustbin
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Families with young children
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Oldenburg, Germany
Reviewed July 21, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups
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Lynda R
Camborne, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
24 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“"FAMILY CHRISTMAS, 2015!"”
Reviewed April 14, 2016 for a stay in December 2015

Situated in a Good position, plenty of room for 8 of us, Clean Comfy beds, Able to make Xmas Dinner,

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Liked best: The Space
Liked least: Difficult parking 2 Large Cars, around the back of Property,
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups
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Claire P
Horsham, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Lovely positioned house”
Reviewed August 30, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

I spent a week at the cottage with family, it was really well poisitioned for the town & the sandy, sheltered beach & the harbour. We could also walk to the surfing beach. It was a lovely home, relaxed, easy with enough space & bathrooms for us all.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Price but it was August
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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David C
Hook, United Kingdom
1 review
“Quirky & homely accommodation with stunning sea views”
Reviewed August 30, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

The property benefitted from all mod cons and contained appropriate entertainment for the evenings, such as puzzles, which has proven the owner has taken a caring interest in the holiday makers' stay. The beach was but a gentle stroll away, providing magestic views and interesting shops. The house was spacious and allowed us time to ourselves and a chance to relax, enjoy the suroundings and contemplate our the busy day. The house had several floors which was mighty fun for the children and the top floor had a brilliant outlook over the surrounding area. I left feeling very much refreshed.

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Liked best: Sea views & close proximity to town & beach.
Liked least: Seagulls & crowds.
Traveling group: Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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GillsBlok...
Virginia Water
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Rooms with a view”
Reviewed May 25, 2014 for a stay in May 2014
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Fab location just a few (steep) steps down to the town and the harbour with stunning views of St Ives. The cottage has plenty of room and is well equipped with some nice decor. It has a nice kitchen, not that you will want or need to cook with great cafes and restaurants on every street (or beach). Perfect base for enjoying the resort

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Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
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Saunders8...
Leicestershire Engalnd
Level 5 Contributor
64 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Annual family holiday”
Reviewed May 14, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

Beautifully presented Edwardian house in a quiet part of the top end of town; minutes from one of the sandy beaches. Plenty of room for a large family. Kitchen was well supplied and a TV in every room! Cracking views of the town's harbour from the kitchen. Wonderful views of the sea from the top floor bedroom and the back bedroom. Large family sitting room and diner. I would have preferred a kingsized bed in the back bedroom instead of the standard double. However all the beds were comfy and the linen of a high quality.
We loved staying here and would definately stay again. The agent Sarah was very helpful and even offered to send on some gifts we left in the cottage.

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Liked best: views, location and roomy
Liked least: Could have done with a kitchen door mat to wipe your feet on
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups
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  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
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