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Bay St. Ives Bay Hotel

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bristol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Up until our final day, i was going to say this hotel was almost perfect, we stayed in room 31, and it was normal but no problems, only thing i could criticise is the room was baking, the heating was on day and night, i know you cant please everyone, but if the radiator valve was working, then i could...

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Carl S, General Manager at Bay St. Ives Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. I shall look in to your comments regarding breakfast on the last day as this is not acceptable. Once again thank you for your review.

Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

People sometimes use trip advisor to moan and pick every bit of detail with there hotel.But I'm different.ive been for Christmas and new year to this hotel and I must say how hardworking the staff management are.From the minute you check in until the minute you check out nothing is to much trouble.I work in the service industry myself and...

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Carl S, General Manager at Bay St. Ives Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Thank you for your kind words, it is always nice for the team to hear their hard work is being appreciated.

Southampton England
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Lovely hotel....great friendly service.Stayed 2 nights celebrating our anniversary,lovely ambiance.Xmas trees and decor good,along with open fires,not forgetting the Bombay gin mmmm....A big thanks to Donna and her team for giving the nice touches in making our anniversary evening memorable .

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Carl S, General Manager at Bay St. Ives Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, however I must inform you that you have reviewed the wrong hotel! We do not have a pool or spa however I am glad to hear you enjoyed your stay where ever you were!

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Visited end of November with Shearings for a five day stay. In the much maligned Room 4 which was convenient and basically comfortable but cold and chilly throughout our stay. The Staff, food and bar were very good, the entertainment, tolerable but it was the overwhelming chilly effect upset a lot of people as well as us. Those who complained...

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Carl S, General Manager at Bay St. Ives Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, I am glad to hear that you enjoyed certain aspects of your holiday. We do have limited portable heaters and have recently purchased more blankets. I can assure you that there is no case of 2penny pinching2 we try to have the heating on as often as possible without getting...

Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Brilliant location a walk from St Ives Beach + Town. Hotel for the price was very good. The food choice was excellent and was good quality. It is not High Cuisine having said that my family had a meal with us as Non-Residents and were very happy @ £14-99 for the 3 courses one evening. The Bathroom was my concern...

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Carl S, General Manager at Bay St. Ives Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We are also glad to hear that the room was to your liking. We are having a large amount of windows replaced in the next couple of weeks so this should help with the issue mentioned. Once again thank you...

Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Just got back from a 5 day break at Bay hotel St Ives with national holidays the hotel staff and food was great good value break + our coach driver Ray was fantastic well done Bay Hotel and National Holidays.

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Carl S, General Manager at Bay St. Ives Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to welcome you back in the future.

Rhyl, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 November 2016

My friend and I visited this hotel last week and can honestly say that we could not fault anything. The hotel seems like it has been refurbished and our room was very clean and well done out. Actually had a flat screen TV and an upgraded shower. All the rooms downstairs including the lounge and dining rooms were of the...

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Carl S, General Manager at Bay St. Ives Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a positive review, I shall be sure to pass on your kind words to the team. We hope to see you again in the future.

United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We went here on Friday our room was nice and warm went our on the Saturday to Falmouth and came back to say there was a problem with our room and could there upgrade us so we went to have a look at the room, the room was triple the size and nice and quiet what but not as warm...

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Carl S, General Manager at Bay St. Ives Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, I am glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and your upgrade pleased you. We have more refurbishment planned for January whilst we are closed and this will improve even more bedrooms in the hotel. Once again thank you for your review and we hope to welcome you back in...

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Just returned from a 4 night break with Shearings coach holidays. Andy was our driver who was very friendly, informative and jocular, though his driving was better than his jokes lol (sorry Andy). Very pleased with the hotel. It was in a lovely location overlooking the bay. We had a large bedroom with a sea view, flat screen tv, and...

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Carl S, General Manager at Bay St. Ives Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Andy has been a brilliant addition to the hotel this year, I shall be sure to pass on your kind words. I also thank you for your kind words regarding the hotel and the team, I shall pass your review on in the next team meeting. We hope to see...

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Just come home from here last week went with national holidays on a 5 day trip, there is some good points and some bad points to this hotel . firstly we arrived when the weather was 16 degrees outside and the hotel had the heating on full everywhere, we turned it off in our room , but some how in...

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Carl S, General Manager at Bay St. Ives Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, I am sorry to hear that you would not be sure about staying with us again. Unfortunately we are at a peculiar time of year when the temperature is changing constantly. The heating is on a timer and it comes on and off at certain points throughout the day. I...

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  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in an elevated position overlooking Porthminster Beach, this welcoming hotel commands stunning views across the bay. St Ives is renowned for its fantastic beaches, picturesque harbour and bustling streets full of interesting boutique shops. Bay St Ives Hotel is in a perfect location only a short walk to most holiday attractions. With open plan lounges to enjoy the views whilst listening to the evening’s entertainment, a break here is truly relaxing. A courtyard is open spring and summer for alfresco seating and you’ll be able to sample the wonderful light that has made St Ives such a mecca for painters and artists. For the more adventurous, St Ives makes a wonderful base for visiting many of Cornwall’s finest sights and attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay St. Ives Bay Hotel

Address: The Terrace, St Ives TR26 2BP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range: $148 - $224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bay St. Ives Bay Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 85
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Bay St. Ives Bay Hotel St Ives, Cornwall
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#1 Green Hotel in St Ives
#11 Romantic Hotel in St Ives
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“31 on 2nd floor”
 of 5 bubbles 596terric, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms all comfy”
 of 5 bubbles R8651XLandrewb, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try and find a room which is well heated, or take a fan heater”
 of 5 bubbles JohnEF33, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“3rd floor with Sea Veiw = No traffic noise, Good Veiws, will need lift if mobility worries.”
 of 5 bubbles MrsMole2, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Request room with a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles billyandchris, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
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