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Adelaide Hills, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall, the Hostel was great. However, the back court yard could do with a face-lift and an elevator could be put to good use for the older guest, as having to drag one's suitcase up all those stairs was a bit much. Staff were excellent and very obliging and helpfu.

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Thank louiseqs
CohortHostel, Owner at Cohort Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write us a review. There's not much room for an elevator at Cohort I'm afraid - being a Grade II listed building we have to adhere to pretty strict regulations around what we do - however next time we'll be sure to run down and give you a hand: We appreciate your... More 

Plymouth, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Myself and a group of friends of which there were 14 in total were doing the "St Ives Bay Line Rail Ale Trail". We finished in St Ives and needed somewhere low cost to sleep for the night. On arrival we were greeted by a friendly guy who sorted everything out quickly and efficiently and issued us with our 14... More 

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CohortHostel, Manager at Cohort Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write us a review. It was great having you guys stay with us and we're so glad you had a good time. Look forward to having you back for longer next time ;-). Lee, Danny & Caroline. More 

Salisbury, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Visited the Cohort over two nights in early Sept as a group of six. We had room 5 to ourselves as we paid the extra for the two other beds in there, for exclusive use. The place is very friendly, very clean and funky. The facilities were excellent. Shared kitchen area and bar area. Free Tea and coffee before 10... More 

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CohortHostel, Manager at Cohort Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review and we're delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. Taking a room to yourself for a group is ideal - gives you a bit of extra space too! See you again sometime we hope. More 

Salisbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Excellent value for money. Staff are amazingly friendly and the whole hostel is extremely well run. Free tea and coffee before 10. The rooms are spotless. I am a big chap and the beds, showers and toilets were just big enough to be on the edge of comfort which considering the price is outstanding. Great low cost solution in the... More 

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CohortHostel, Manager at Cohort Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review, we're delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Really chuffed that you found us good value as we are committed to keeping St Ives affordable on a budget without sacrificing much in the way of facilities and comfort. More 

Ancaster, Ontario
1 review
Reviewed 13 September 2016

It's a budget hostel, not a luxury hotel, but that being said the facilities are excellent and well managed. It was a bit noisy at night (not surprising given the average age of the guests), but nonetheless a good place to stay if you are comfortable with instant community!

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CohortHostel, Manager at Cohort Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to post a review - we really appreciate it. Glad you enjoyed your stay; for future reference it's always a bit quieter outside of the summer season when the average age of our guests goes up a bit ;-). More 

Witney, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Generally excellent. Good value central location, good facilities, helpful staff. My only complaint and I dont know what could be done about this, was the seagulls making a hell of a din at 3-4 in the morning, up on the roof. Watch also that your keys and coins dont slip between the big gaps in the floorboards in some of... More 

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CohortHostel, Manager at Cohort Hostel, responded to this review

The seagulls in St Ives know how to party! (unfortunately). Thanks for taking the time to write us a review, we're delighted you enjoyed your stay and thanks in advance for the recommendations. More 

Oswestry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Great location in St. Ives. Little bit noisy with traffic on road but near shops and cafes. Very friendly and helpful staff. Room and bed comfortable with secure locker underneath, big enough for medium backpack.

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CohortHostel, Manager at Cohort Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write us a review, we really appreciate it. Glad you enjoyed you stay. More 

London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stayed there for 2 nights, it's been really lovely experience. Staff is very helpfull, toilets clean, really lovely and comfortable rooms and leaving area. Overall we spent great time there and would definitely recomend it.

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CohortHostel, Manager at Cohort Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write us a review and we're delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. More 

Soltau, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We were a group of 5 and we were all soo happy with out short holiday in St.Ives. This was also very much because of the hostel. The staff was very nice, the rooms were really good and we just felt very comfortable there! If you go to St. Ives, go there!

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CohortHostel, Manager at Cohort Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks for dropping us a review; we're really glad you enjoyed your stay. More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Spotless and friendly -- with free coffee -- couldn't ask for anything more from a hostel (and I don't typically target hostels in my travels anymore but we had to accommodate a group of 6). Cohort was great value, I would absolutely stay there again and recommend to others.

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CohortHostel, Owner at Cohort Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We're super chuffed that your group enjoyed staying with us, the nice thing about a group that size is that you get an entire room to yourselves. Maybe see you again sometime. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chilled and cheap backpackers accommodation in the centre of St Ives. Beds from £15/night. Free WiFi, Private courtyard, Bar, Lounge, TV Room with free Netflix, Self-catering kitchen, Secure dorms, Private rooms, Storage for boards, bikes & bags. Just 5 minutes from train/bus stations and lots of parking nearby. Less than a minute's walk to over 50 cafes, bars, galleries and 4 spectacular beaches. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cohort Hostel

Address: The Stennack | Town Centre, St Ives TR26 1FF, England (Formerly St. Ives Backpackers)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range: $66 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Also Known As:
St. Ives Backpackers Hotel St Ives
Cohort Hostel St Ives, Cornwall
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“All good rooms, beds really comfortable which was a surprise.👍👍”
 of 5 bubbles jimmygreenarmy, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms were clean and it was nice to have a curtain around one's bunk for a bit of privacy. Haven't seen that in any YHA bunk rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles louiseqs, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you travelling on your own, check room availability. We booked a room for all of us”
 of 5 bubbles SalisburySimon, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Mixed sex rooms. Don't forget card key if leaving room. Padlock for storage needed to secure luggage/backpack.”
 of 5 bubbles gingellh, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in 6-bed dorm room, the other ladies we were staying with were a bit messy as some point but other than that the rest was fine.”
 of 5 bubbles Lola543, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
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