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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 4 August 2012

We stayed at The Nook for three nights and we loved every minute. We had the ground floor bedroom which was light and bright. It also had a comfy sofa and the bed was soft. Great breakfast and the location although up hill from the 'hub' of St Ives, it was quiet and provided parking.our host and staff was wonderful,...

Thank Georgina B
Reviewed 26 July 2012

I have to say this is the nicest most relaxed bed and breakfast I have stayed in. The room was super clean. Decorated nicely, beds were comfortable everything was the way it should be. Breakfast was really nice both mornings they even catered for what the baby wanted to eat. I have to agree with people about the hill though...

1Thank cheekt9
Reading, UK
Reviewed 24 July 2012

Stayed 3 nights and couldn't find any fault at all with the basics - the room, the breakfast and general level of service are all excellent. The owner is (in my humble opinion, but I am perhaps a grumpy old s*d) a tad too friendly and chatty. I do have one thing to mention though. I accept that this is...

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 16 July 2012

My wife and I have just returned home after spending 10 nights at the Nook and I have to say that everything about the Nook is top quality, the rooms, the staff, the location and of course the breakfast are all brilliant. We had to change things around a little at late notice, our fault, and John was more than...

Thank clivechaad
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 July 2012

Take a dash of contemporary design, the comfort of a good nights sleep, the friendliness of the host who doesn't wear a watch and the satisfaction of a very tasty breakfast. Mix that with the delights of an artist's paradise and you have a very cosy combination at the Nook in St Ives. Thank you and we hope to be...

Thank Gight
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 July 2012

We stayed here just for the one night at the end of june and it was gorgeous wished we could have stayed longer. We had been to St Ives before so knew what a great place it was, but staying at The Nook made it even better, the service was fantastic, very friendly welcome and a lovely well presented clean...

Thank Louise I
Bassaleg, Wales
Reviewed 29 June 2012

Very friendly staff and if you're looking for the best omelette in Cornwall(possibly the UK!) try the breakfast mushroom omelette. Absolute heaven! Quiet, comfortable and spotlessly clean,we can recommend this place to stay for a few days.

Thank Perranporth
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 June 2012

This is a good B & B within a short walk down hill to the town centre. The walk back was daunting but the hill back wasn't too bad after some practice... A taxi service is available and apparently only around £3 each way (we didn't use it, although we wished that we had one time when we got caught...

Thank RobAndy
Crewe, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 June 2012

Stayed at The Nook for 5 nights in June, lovely room and breakfast. Staff were friendly and as helpful as always ! Would love to stay again. Would recommend to anyone looking to stay in a nice, quiet b&b.

2Thank Emma W
Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 June 2012

would highly recommend this B&B. Usually stay in hotels but everything was booked up so started looking on trip advisor for ideas. I must say that the standard of service and the quality of the rooms were as good if not better than a lot of hotels. Rooms were immaculately clean and had tea and coffee making facilities in them...

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Nook guest house in St Ives, Cornwall, is close to the Porthmeor Surfing Beach, the Tate Gallery, St Ives Harbour and town centre.Our on-site car park means the guest house is an ideal base for exploring Cornwall’s spectacular coastline, gardens and countryside. If you want to stay closer to home you could simply soak up the beauty and atmosphere of St Ives with its art galleries and cobbled streets. The Nook offers bedrooms with full en-suite facilities and a modern and contemporary feel and has been awarded an AA 4 Star Gold Star Award for Guest Accommodation.For the safety and comfort of all our guests we operate a no smoking policy. Guests wishing to smoke may use the outside patio area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Nook

Address: 5 Ayr Terrace, St Ives TR26 1ED, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range: $136 - $209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Nook 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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The Nook Hotel St Ives
Nook St Ives
Nook Hotel St Ives
The Nook St Ives, Cornwall
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“Ask for sea facing room.”
 of 5 bubbles Ticky28, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 has the bath tub and the over the bay view”
 of 5 bubbles 925ianh, 11 May 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms are much bigger than others so check before you book”
 of 5 bubbles 946annae, 4 Sep 2015 | Read review
“room 4, nice cross breeze, sea view”
 of 5 bubbles richardlisa, 30 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Room 10 was good”
  • Really comfy bed
  • Good sized bathroom
 of 5 bubbles angelap914, 10 Jul 2015 | Read review
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