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Carlyon Guest House

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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good17%
  • Average16%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible17%
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“single room”(8 reviews)
“sea view”(7 reviews)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Parking
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

THE worst place I’ve ever had the misfortune to visit. Should be condemned. Refurbishment doesn’t come close to what’s required to salvage the premises. Just as well St Ives is so idyllic, otherwise the experience would be horrific. Appalling state. Avoid. Avoid. I

1  Thank Annie B
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Location is pretty good, but that’s it. Mouldy bathroom, shower kept falling off the wall, batteries taken out the fire alarm, no handrails, door to the room insecure, previous guests sweaty old shoes left under the bed, full of dust dirt and grime. Put my...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Just stayed one night here should have been 3nights room was in the attic curtains hanging off. Door handle to bathroom hanging off, no hand rail up the stair way just door handles screwed into the wall very narrow stairway.No fire escape front door locked...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2017

It was evident from when we first arrived that this was a mistake. Our booked parking was not available so we were told we had to find parking and a space close by in public parking would be available the next day. We had to...More

2  Thank chrisD5693ZF
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Stayed for two nights and as with another review, as soon as I walked in I knew I had made a mistake. Closers to the door were hanging free (surely a huge safety issue). The pictures on the website are not up to date as...More

5  Thank Theresa H
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"we had room 2 that was not very big."
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"Ask for a sea view room if you want one, even so some rooms over look a lovely garden."
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"Didn't see any of the other rooms but would not recommend room 1a. Rooms at the back of the building may..."
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"Ask for a sea view room. The views actoss the bay are superb."
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