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S W Midlands
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 29 November 2014 via mobile

Proper home from home. In the middle of all the St Ives attractions but has all its own facilities including Spa and pool. Lovely staff and comfy rooms. Food great, sleep well in big comfy beds and linen.

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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 write us such a lovely review. I am delighted you enjoyed all aspects of your stay with us here at St Ives Harbour Hotel, this is extremely pleasing to hear. I hope to welcome you back again very soon. Kind Regards, Peter. More 

Okehampton, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2014

The hotel has been refurbished since we last stayed and we spent 1 night here with friends. Paid £129 DBB, which was good value. Enjoyed the spa but would have been nice if there had been room for overnight guests to relax on beds- seemed to be always occupied or reserved with towels by spa day visitors. Room we stayed... More 

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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 us a great review on trip advisor. I am delighted you enjoyed your one night stay here with us, and made use of our spa facilities. I am sorry about your car keys, but I am pleased it was all resolved at the time. I look forward to welcoming you back to... More 

Witney, United Kingdom
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204 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2014

Booked at short notice for a long weekend away. The hotel is interesting as it clearly has has "history", but has been made over in a contemporary style. It works! It does have the benefit of a valet car park, which is a real benefit in St Ives. Our room was at one end of the hotel, sea facing and... More 

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

Thank you Stuart for taking the time to write such a great 5 star review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your long weekend here with us at the St Ives Harbour Hotel, and that you made use of our wonderful spa facilities we have available. I look forward to seeing you again soon. All the best, Peter. More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2014

Stayed here in early November for four nights & were on DBB deal. What a treat & what great value for money. We had a classic sea view room which became a grandstand view of November 5 fireworks on the beach right below. The restaurant had stunning views of St Ives & the dinners we had each evening well above... More 

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

Thank you Peter for such a lovely 5 star review. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and made full use of the facilities including the added bonus of the firework display. I sincerely hope you will return again in the not too distant future. Kind regards Peter More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 24 November 2014

I loved my luxury spa 2 night break I found on a website very easy to book any queries I had was answered. The hotel manager was lovely when we arrived, walk through to town was lovely but not suitable for people with mobility problems because of steep hills due to the location but you could get a cab into... More 

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

Thank you for your wonderful 5 star review on trip advisor Ms D. Douglas. I am absolutely delighted you enjoyed your 2 night stay here with us and I sincerely look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel again very soon. Kind Regards, Peter. More 

anglesey, united kingdom
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2014

The view was amazing. 1st class in every way. Would love to stay there in the summer. The gardens were lovely. The bar lounge lovely and the second loung was cosy. It was lovely. Cases were carried into our rooms and the car was parked for us. We were spoilt.

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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 write us a wonderful 5 star review on trip advisor. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay here at the hotel and that you felt the hotel and the service you received were first class. I hope you will return to experience the hotel in summer, I look forward to welcoming you back... More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 20 November 2014

A friend of ours from England advised our stay in this hotel. We booked late and we were glad we got a room. We were warmly welcomed, car was parked by the nice guy in the reception and we were headed to our room, which was a long way from the reception. As we walked we could feel that the... More 

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

Thank you very much for taking the time to review us on trip advisor. I am pleased you would recommend St Ives, it is a wonderful place, we are extremely lucky to have such a fabulous location for our hotel. In regards to your room, over the next few months we are going through a full refurbishment on the remainder... More 

Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2014

We stayed here the weekend and had a great time. The staff were lovely and our room was great. Well worth an upgrade for the sea view too! We didn't have time to use the spa but it looked great and clean and not too busy. The hotel is a short walk from the town and beach and the breakfast... More 

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

Thanks for taking the time to post your five star review. I am delighted that you had a lovely stay at the Hotel. Maybe next time you will get the chance to experience our fabulous Spa, hope so! All the very best Peter. More 

York
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148 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2014

Two night stay in a sea view double room , beautifully furnished with huge shower. Price included £50 off dinner first night and a spa treatment. Restaurant had lovely views of the bay. Food excellent though had to wait ages for the cooked breakfast both mornings as very slow to take our order. Good massage in the spa by Zoe.... More 

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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 write us a wonderful 5 star review on trip advisor. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay here with us at the hotel and that you were able to make full use of our facilities. Thank you for making reference to staff members I will be sure to pass on your compliments.... More 

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23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2014

Great staff, lovely hotel and pool, great mid week prices and overall excellent value for money Set on the hill just up from village.. Overlooking a beautiful beach.. Dog friendly rooms... Lovely restaurant with amazing views.

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

Thank you for writing us such a fantastic 5 star review on trip advisor. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay at the hotel and that you made full use of the facilities we have available here. I look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel again soon. All the best, Peter. More 

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • 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: $194 - $487 (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
#5 On the Beach Hotel in St Ives
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