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St. Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa

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Southampton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Got back last evening from a long weekend at the St Ives Harbour Hotel and Spa and enjoyed it so much that we wanted to post a shout-out about how good it was. This is not a PR job - it is a genuine review. The hotel is in a fabulous position directly overlooking Porthminster Beach and has a great...

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Peter H, General Manager at St. Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you Wendy for the wonderful 5 star review on Trip Advisor. I am delighted you really enjoyed your stay with us here in St Ives. The staff regularly read the reviews and will be pleased by your kind comments saying how good, welcoming and friendly they all were. It is pleasing to read you enjoyed your meals in the...

Codsall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 July 2015

St. Ives Harbour Hotel dates back to the Edwardian era and located on The Terrace, one of the main roads into St. Ives and just over half a mile from the town centre. Close enough you might think for a stole but because of its vantage point overlooking the town, it is a very steep walk from the town to...

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Peter H, General Manager at St. Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you Lewis for taking the time to post a 4 star review on our trip advisor page. I am delighted you found your bed to be very comfortable and the views being spectacular. I am also pleased you enjoyed the food here and that you made comment about the service and staff being superb. I am however sorry to...

Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

I was a bit disappointed with hotel especially with the price we paid for our stay, the staff are very friendly and warm welcoming it was the hotel room and the breakfast that let it down and the fact we had no where to park when we first arrived so it was abit difficult. The room for the price was...

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Peter H, General Manager at St. Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Firstly I would like to thank you for taking the time to post a review on our trip advisor page, your feedback is greatly appreciated. I am pleased you found the staff to be friendly and warm welcoming and that you enjoyed having drinks at the bar in the evening. I am however sorry to hear you were disappointed with...

Reviewed 2 July 2015

Came here for a night away for my other half's birthday and couldn't have made a better choice. I had booked a partial sea view room so was expecting to only be able to see a smidgeon of the sea but looked out the window when we got there and all you could see for miles was blue ocean. Three...

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Peter H, General Manager at St. Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you Bec for your wonderful 5 star trip advisor review. I am delighted you and your other half had a really great stay here for your other half’s birthday. I am pleased you thought the three course dinner you had was superb and that you experienced great service during your stay. I look forward to welcoming you back again...

Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 July 2015

The staff are helpful and pleasant. The bed linen clean. The rooms are poor and not clean and definitely no value for money. The corridor on second floor smells of stale kitchen smells which gets worse during day. The carpet on our floor was so dirty we felt we were unable to walk on it without foot wear. The balcony...

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Peter H, General Manager at St. Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you Betty for taking the time to write us a review on trip advisor. I am pleased you thought the staff at the hotel were helpful and pleasant. However I can understand your disappointed if you thought the room you were allocated was poor and I am extremely sorry for this. If you had mentioned you were unhappy to...

manchester
Reviewed 29 June 2015

What an amazing Hotel and Wedding venue. The hotel itself it perfectly located above Porthminster Beach. The rooms are beautiful and the food is absolutely gorgeous..... We could not have asked for a better Wedding venue. We all had an absolutely lovely weekend. Finally I have to add a special mention to the fantastic staff. Firstly, Sydney Young - our...

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Peter H, General Manager at St. Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you Claire for taking the time to post such a wonderful 5 star review on trip advisor. I am so pleased you think St Ives Harbour Hotel is an amazing hotel and wedding venue, and that you thought we are perfectly located with beautiful rooms and ‘absolutely gorgeous’ food. All the points made within your review are extremely pleasing...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

St Ives is a lovely place...idyllic. All coves, beaches and pirates. Yes, you read correctly, Pirates. Modern day pirates come in the form of the towns land ladies. In the summer months most B&Bs demand £90 -£120 per night and a stay of four nights as minimum....as we only wanted one night so we chose the expensive Harbour hotel &...

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Peter H, General Manager at St. Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review on trip advisor, I am pleased you thought the hotel was nice and that you found St Ives to be a lovely idyllic place. I take your comments on board regarding the price, however I am delighted you say you would stay here with us at St Ives Harbour Hotel...

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2015

Found this place via an offer on Laterooms.com and having read what is fair to say some 'mixed' recent reviews - i was glad to find that these people are obviously deluded or just too hard to impress! The Hotel is walking distance from the centre of St Ives which was bustling with the early Easter crowds - this place...

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Peter H, General Manager at St. Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you Mike for your fantastic 5 star review. I am absolutely delighted by all your comments throughout the review and I am really pleased you liked your sea view bedroom and that you were highly impressed by this and the views over-looking the Bay. The staff regularly read the reviews on Trip Advisor, and will be really pleased by...

Hinckley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Been to my brothers wedding at the Harbour Hotel and this review is a bit mixed so bare with this. Firstly the venue as a wedding is superb - if scored alone for this it would get full marks - food, view and the attentiveness of the staff make tis venue a must for a wedding venue. Wee were treated...

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Peter H, General Manager at St. Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you Darren for your review on Trip Advisor. I am delighted you enjoyed your brother’s wedding you attended here at St Ives Harbour Hotel, and that you would rate us a 5 star wedding venue with brilliant views and attentive staff. I am sorry to hear you were disappointed with the window in the room you were allocated. We...

Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 June 2015

I need to write this review as I feel many people are being too harsh on this beautiful hotel, which upsets me as it has a lot to offer and is worth visiting! I live locally, and wouldn't probably stay there ever, but I had an opportunity to stay over as a part of the Wedding that I was attending...

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Peter H, General Manager at St. Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for posting such a fabulous 5 star review! I am absolutely delighted by all your comments, and really pleased you enjoyed it so much here and that you would definitely recommend us. I have sent you a private message via trip advisor for you to get in touch. I look forward to hearing from you soon and can't...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
St Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa is perfectly positioned directly above Porthminster beach boasting stunning views across the water. Watch as the waves lap against the famous Godrevy Lighthouse in the distance and feel your troubles disappear. Explore the local harbour, as you meander through the cobbled streets, and then return for dinner at the Terrace Restaurant, serving up seasonal and local food, along with stunning sea views. The Harbour Spa provides the perfect hideaway, as you indulge in a soothing treatment and then unwind by the pool, gazing out to sea from the comfort of a lounger! Enjoy an indulgent afternoon tea, cocktail or light lunch on the alfresco dining terrace and soak up the sea air and sensational views. The 46 bedrooms offer complete comfort and some of the Superior Bedrooms have balconies - a perfect place to relax over a morning coffee with the papers or afternoon tea watching the boats sail by... ... more   less 

Additional Information about St. Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa

Address: The Terrace, St Ives TR26 2BN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range: $265 - $579 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — St. Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
Porthminster Hotel St Ives
Porthminster St Ives
St. Ives Harbour Hotel & Spa St Ives, Cornwall
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in St Ives
#6 On the Beach Hotel in St Ives
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“I rang the day before we were due to arrive and asked for a refurbished room as a result of reading a recent Trip Advisor review .”
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“wifi was slow, but this is like a lot of hotels, download speed in this hotel was 1.5MBps”
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