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Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Weekend break booked at the Chy An Albany ..everything was brilliant from the moment we arrived at reception, lovely staff on the front desk when we arrived ..all staff were friendly and helpful , there was one stressed out waitress though bless her ! The room had an amazing view over the bay and Godrevey lighthouse , adequate room ,...

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

I stayed in this hotel for 5 nights . This is a great hotel , in a good location for a reasonable price , what more could you possibly want ? ... The hotel itself is in a very good location 10 minuet walk to the train and bus station and 15 minuets into town ,. Just down one road...

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Oldham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Spent a weekend at the Chy an Albany and have to say for the money it was hard to beat. The room wasn't huge and the bathroom was small but everything about the place was clean comfortable and well equipped. The staff were great and will definitely return.

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abergavenny
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Lovely little hotel, booked a studio apartment for three nights and was very pleased. Spacious, clean, comfortable and lovely views. Staff were lovely, friendly and helpful. Couldn't fault it! Parking, short walk to railway station and down the hill into town. Breakfast was very good. We also had dinner one night, scallops to start with lamb as mains and panacotta...

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St Just, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

A superb hotel. Great location. Great friendly staff. Clean and spacious rooms. Great sea views. Bar area is a perfect location looking down on to the beach, a little cold to stand on the decking area but I'm sure it's great. The breakfast is very good. Looking forward to staying again soon.

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1Thank Hayley S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here in February for three nights. The Hotel is well placed and it's easy to walk into St Ives. The hotel staff are very kind and friendly. They make you feel very welcome, nothing is too much trouble. The hotel is a little tired in places, this should not put you off, if you are happy to stay...

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2Thank Tagomago03
Tring, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel staff were lovely and very welcoming,on a dark wet February night. Our twin room was exceptionally clean,looked recently redecorated including new carpet. The breakfast was lovely and freshly cooked. The staff were very accommodating of a very large family group ( many of whom stayed at the hotel) that remained in the bar til late.

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Extremely welcoming and friendly. One waitress in particular went out of her way to help us and make us feel part of the hotel family. The meals were superb and staff went out of their way to help us celebrate our son's special birthday. Rooms very comfortable and clean. We would love to stay here again.

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1Thank Rotony
Camborne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A birthday treat from my husband! The hotel staff made us welcome from our arrival until our departure. Our bedroom room was clean,comfortable and met all our requirements. The cooked breakfast was really delicious! We liked the fact we could walk into St Ives and pick up coastal path walks on leaving the hotel, and not having to use the...

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1Thank 65daphne
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel was lovely and clean, our room was immaculate...the staff were friendly and always had a smile on their face (except the night guy he was a bit grumpy)..breakfast was very good and a wide choice on the menu including kippers :) :)

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Providing comfortable accommodation with every amenity you would expect from a luxury award winning AA 3 star rated Hotel in Cornwall. The Chy an Albany occupies a wonderfully elevated site with magnificent views overlooking Portminster beach and St Ives Bay in Cornwall.Only a short walk into town and with ample free off road car parking.The hotel provides an ideal base to explore St. Ives and its renowned Tate Gallery, as well as the quaint harbour side, cobbled streets and collection of beautiful beaches that have captivated artists and tourists for over a century. The hotel is also just a short walk from the train station at the bottom of the hill (approximately 3 minutes). The new 'Lighthouse Bistro' is an art-themed restaurant, showcasing a wide range of art from local artists. The gallery-style restaurant offers contemporary dining using the very freshest local vegetables and produce, fish straight from the sea and Cornish made cheeses alongside exotic foods and wines from around the world. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chy-An-Albany

Address: Albany Terrace, St Ives TR26 2BS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range: €81 - €237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Chy-An-Albany 3*
Number of rooms: 39
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Also Known As:
Chy-An-Albany Hotel St Ives
Chy-An-Albany St Ives, Cornwall
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in St Ives
#5 Family Hotel in St Ives
#7 Romantic Hotel in St Ives
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“Some rooms are named so I presume they are the quality rooms.”
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“Front luxury bedroom with balcony and lovely view of St Ives and sea”
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