St. Ives, Cornwall
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Accommodations in the
St. Ives area
A few St. Ives hotels are listed here; the page includes places to stay in other
Hotels, guesthouses, and apartments
Hotel, Carbis Bay
Carbis Bay is a mile out of St. Ives; you can reach the old fishing village by bus or via
a cliff walk.
All 22 guestrooms have central heating at Howards Hotel, which also features a
heated swimming pool. The hotel has a licensed restaurant and free parking on
The Dowland family's cozy bed-and-breakfast is in a residential area near Porthminster Beach. The
granite house has ten rooms, many with ocean views.
Tin miners were once paid their wages at the granite "count house," which is now
a B&B with nine rooms. In the old days, mine shareholders dined here; today, breakfast
and an optional dinner are served to guests. See
Eight guest rooms occupy this Victorian rectory, which is located half a mile from the
town center. Free parking makes it a good bet for travelers with cars.
This seven-bedroom guesthouse overlooks Porthminster Beach. Rates include a
full English breakfast, and a vegetarian menu is available.
Sail Lofts St. Ives
These luxury self-catering apartments and cottages offer concierge services.
Sail Lofts also has an Ocean Spa that
provides massages and organic skin care.
Seagulls St. Ives
A dramatic photo of St. Ives and its beach are on the home page of this
hilltop hotel, which offers views of the town and the ocean. The converted
Victorian house was built for 19th Century steamship captains.
A harborside location, a lively pub-restaurant, and a stone-and-slate building
dating back to 1312 make this a popular choice for extroverts with a taste for
Tregorran Hotel, Carbis
Family suites are available at this "Mediterranean-style" hotel, which has a heated
swimming pool and is within walking distance of the West Country Golf Course.
Westcliff overlooks Porthmeor Beach and is handy to beach and cliff paths. The St. Ives
branch of the Tate Gallery is a few steps away.
One of St. Ives's original coaching houses is now a hotel. It's located in the
center of town and has two public bars that are listed in The Good Beer
Holiday park and self-catering
The Cottage Boutique
This well-designed, easy-to-use booking
site lets you search for St. Ives holiday cottages by arrival date, number of
guests, and whether the properties are pet-friendly.
Ayr Holiday Park
Chalets, holiday apartments, and caravan holiday homes are available for rent;
the park also has pitches for tents, motorhomes, and touring caravans. The season runs
from Easter (or April 1) until October 31.
This firm represents approximately 200 self-catering vacation properties in and around St. Ives.
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