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“a little bit of heaven”
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Let st ives sunshine come streaming in or batten down the hatches for a cosy night in
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Let st ives sunshine come streaming in or batten down the hatches for a cosy night in
18th Century stone built character cottage nestled between museums and art galleries Overstuffed feather padded window seats
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22 reviews
Let st ives sunshine come streaming in or batten down the hatches for a cosy night in
18th Century stone built character cottage nestled between museums and art galleries
Overstuffed feather padded window seats
To dine in or not to dine in...
Cream Tea on arrival!
Luxurious bathroom with full size bath and rainforest shower
Complimentary Savon de Marseille soaps
Romantic bedroom - 800 thread count bed linen
Crispy White Egyptian Cotton Sheets
En-Suite Bathroom
Curl up in front of the roaring log burner
Batten down the hatches for a cosy night in
Fully equipped kitchen
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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
St Ives, Cornwall, England

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Yvonne L
Bedworth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“a little bit of heaven”
Reviewed 31 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014
2
people found this review helpful

We had a great week in the Cornish cottage. It was cosy and felt like our own little bit of heaven. Location was spot on near shops, restaurants, pubs and a stones throw from the harbour.The facilities in the cottage were top notch and we felt right at home. Could not believe the size of the bathroom and loved the rainforrest shower.If you are expecting good views you maybe disappointed apart from that could not fault it.

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Liked best: How comfy and homely it felt
Liked least: views
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
14 Jan 2015
Thank you so much for your lovely review of the Cornish Cottage.
We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay!
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Purplemee...
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Bliss!”
Reviewed 13 January 2014 for a stay in January 2014
2
people found this review helpful

We came for a week of rest and relaxation, and that's exactly what we got. The weather preceding our stay was stormy, wet and wild and we arrived the morning after a very high tide, with the St Ives Harbour suffering slight flooding. The cottage is well above any flood risk levels and tucked away in a quiet area; we felt safe and cozy. With the fire burning and the wind whistling outside it was lovely being behind the very thick stone walls toasting our toes!

The cottage is within easy walking distance of the shops, pubs and restaurants and once we had parked the car, we never went back to it. We had planned to drive round and enjoy the countryside, but we never felt the need to leave St Ives or the delights of The Cornish Cottage.

One journey that we did make, on the one sunny day, was to St Erth by train. This is a must, only £4 return, with beautiful views of the coastline.

The cottage was absolutely beautiful, finished to a very high standard and immaculately clean and tidy, it really felt like a home from home. When we arrived there was a gift box of local produce, chosen from a local deli, and we were so thrilled about the thought that went into this.

We really didn't want to leave....

The communication with the owner before our stay was excellent. Also the housekeeper who showed us to the cottage was delightful and she went out of her way to welcome us and on our departure day she proved to be a total star.

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Liked best: The location
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
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Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
14 Jan 2014
Thank you so much for wonderful review.
We are so pleased you had a good time!
Ylenia and Paul
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united kingdom
Reviewed 21 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013
2
people found this review helpful

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Liked best: The high standard
Liked least: Nothing I can think of
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
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Management Response
29 Aug 2013
We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay in St Ives and were comfortable in the cottage. Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay!
Ylenia & Paul
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Rugby, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2013 for a stay in April 2013
2
people found this review helpful

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Liked best: Beautiful decor and location.
Liked least: Nothing at all
Travelling group: Other
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
29 Aug 2013
Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay at "Cornish Cottage".
We hope to see you in St Ives again soon!
Ylenia & Paul
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628Liz
Bedford, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Perfect stay for 2 in St Ives”
Reviewed 15 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013
2
people found this review helpful

This is the 3rd time we have visited cornish cottage. It is beautifully decorated and has everything you need. All the equipment is high spec. Superb, large bathroom. The location is brilliant and a really warm and friendly welcome is provided by the owner.

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Liked best: Location and decoration
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • 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?
  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
19 Aug 2013
Thanks ever so much for your lovely review! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us again and you liked the improvements we have made to the cottage this year. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Very best wishes, Ylenia & Paul
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