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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
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Mid-range
Classic
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
71Somewhat walkable
Grade: 71 out of 100
14Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
3Attractionswithin 0.5 km
Reviews (268)
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All reviews alfa travel coach trip steep hill sea view evening entertainment st ives alfa coaches entertainments room course evening meal swimming pool minute journey enjoyed our stay top floor pleasant stay the hotel is clean would recommend this hotel to anyone train station
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Reviewed July 23, 2018

Have just returned after spending a week at the hotel, always enjoyable service as always excellent. Entertainment ok could've done without the comedian. The musicians were good and we had the added bonus of being entertained by Fred and Ginger and on the last day...More

2  Thank George G
Reviewed July 15, 2018

We have just returned from our second trip of 2018,where I normally give my opinion on the hotel this time it really hard to make a judgement because it's only going to be there until October of this year, so get in quick,we went on...More

Thank dennissimpson28
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Stayed here in june the hotel was a little dated ,but very clean.Staff very attentive.Good choice of food,Bingo each evening,Entertainment was not very good.The bedroom was clean ,furniture again dated,it is a ldeal spot

1  Thank 901margareth
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

I am writing about our first trip to Carbis bay , Cottage Hotel . Having found out that the hotel was closing in October we can understand why we thought it was rather run down in parts i.e. The entertainments room was very dowdy with...More

2  Thank Diane P
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

I've just got back toay from this hotel. My friend and I had a lovely relaxing time. The food was great the staff very accomodating with anything that they can help u with. Its next to train station for St Ives. It costs £2 return...More

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George G
October 30, 2018|
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Response from Stanley C | Reviewed this property |
i agree with the above sentiments, it would have been a nice touch from alfa at last for the loyal customers who have travelled with them
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George G
October 14, 2018|
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Response from nigejus | Reviewed this property |
Yes we stayed here in April. We new it was closing at the end of this year but not sure of the exact date. Real shame because we loved it. Great location and great views across the bay. Feel so sorry for the staff who all... More
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"book a room with a sea view"
daviddA4728JF
Sep. 18, 2018
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"Rooms on the side of the Hotel overlooking the gardens and with a view of the sea. We had room 16. ( only..."
janey886
Jul. 27, 2018
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"Top floor sea view room"
dennissimpson28
Jul. 15, 2018
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"a seaview room is a must"
stanleyc523
Jun. 29, 2018
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LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandSt IvesCarbis Bay
NUMBER OF ROOMS
80
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