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Bay St. Ives Bay Hotel

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Reviewed 23 October 2016

My husband and I travelled with Shearings on 17th October to St Ives Bay Hotel. Upon arrival, we did find the hotel very dated and in urgent need of updating. We had a sea view room in the older part of the hotel and carpets...More

3  Thank Pauline B
Response from Carl S, General Manager at Bay St. Ives Bay HotelResponded 25 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, I am sorry to hear that your stay was effected by the issues mentioned at breakfast. I assure you that I will look in to this immediately. Once again thank you for your review.

Reviewed 23 October 2016

We initially cancelled the trip because of a recent close family bereavement then reinstated it because we needed some peace and quiet to recharge our batteries and have time to think. After being on the road from 7.25am on Monday we arrived at the hotel...More

1  Thank ezeeTravellers
Response from Carl S, General Manager at Bay St. Ives Bay HotelResponded 25 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, I am sorry to hear that these issues marred your stay with us. Room 4 is indeed a ground floor room which is normally popular due to the location. I have just been to the...More

Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I went on a Shearings Coach holiday and stayed at the St Ives Bay Hotel :St Ives Cornwall.I travelled considerable distance and enjoyed every minute of the journey ,with 2 fantastic drivers from my area Kent,and the rest of the journey our driver was called...More

1  Thank Nanniepickle
Response from Carl S, General Manager at Bay St. Ives Bay HotelResponded 25 October 2016

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave such a positive and in depth review, we are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. I shall pass your kind words on to the members of the team that you mentioned....More

Reviewed 19 October 2016

Had a lovely holiday,went with Shearings holiday tours,we got what we paid for .Unless it's been updated since last year it is definitely in need of revocation.food was lovely clean but very old lift was out of order and old people had to manage to...More

Thank Jean H
Response from Carl S, General Manager at Bay St. Ives Bay HotelResponded 25 October 2016

Thank you for your review of your stay with us last year, since your stay we have refurbished all public areas and numerous bedrooms. We hope to welcome you back in the future.

Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is a review about the hotel: Good hotel, looks a bit tired in places but looks like they are working on that, great staff, cheerful, helpful cannot fault, special praise to the waitress at my table. Lovely sea views of the bay. Room was...More

1  Thank Richard W
Response from Carl S, General Manager at Bay St. Ives Bay HotelResponded 25 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with. We do have a notice board by reception with departure times etc displayed. I shall look in to your comments regarding the curtains. Once...More

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USD 109 - USD 193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Green Hotel in St Ives
#11 Romantic Hotel in St Ives
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USD 109 - USD 193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Green Hotel in St Ives
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Diane J
8 April 2018|
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Response from missy25532 | Reviewed this property |
Hello Diane. Yes you can get about by bus. There are small white buses also the double decker's which will take you further afield on the bend just down from the hotel. We found the bus service handy and they had one or two... More
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mary17th
19 January 2018|
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Thank you for your question, the hotel isn't wheelchair friendly because as others have mentioned we do have steps in to the hotel and throughout. Kind Regards Carl
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dorothy o
18 January 2018|
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Thank you for your question. We are able to provide tables of 2 and this can be arranged at the point of booking and added on as a request. Or you can contact the hotel a few days before arrival and we can arrange if... More
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"Check when booking as not all"
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"Sea view rooms may be a little noisy re traffic noise so bear that in mind."
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"People need to be fairly able bodied to walk up the quite steep hill to this hotel"
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"Some single rooms available at little extra cost"
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