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The Anchorage

02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Fremont, California
Reviewed 22 April 2011

My husband and I recently vacationed for a few days in St. Ives. We had never been there before and arrived without hotel reservations. We wanted to stay in the old town so that we could walk to the restaurants and shops and while perusing the streets found The Anchorage. Our host was a delightful fellow who wanted to make...

Thank pamroman
Reviewed 28 December 2010

We'be stayed at this B&B four times now and the quality, cleanliness and service has NEVER wavered from.excellent. We always request the basement room - no sea view but spacious, cosy, private and tastefully decorated with the advantage of a bath. You can't park outside this B&B but that is the flipside of the great location - in the heart...

Thank rednicster
Camberley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2010

We stayed at The Anchorage for a short honeymoon. We were greeted by Chris the owner who couldn't have been more helpful if he tried. The whole place was clean, comfortable, in an excellent location and the room was far better than we expected from a B&B! We will certainly be going back there soon and have already distributed Chris's...

Thank J_R_Ing_27
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 November 2010

We could not really fault the Anchorage. A great location, with east access to all that St Ives has to offer. The room was clean, quite well equipped and was decorated in to a tasteful standard. Breakfast was fine, with plenty to choose from. Service was excellent and we would highly recommend The Anchorage.

Thank chaingang05
Reviewed 25 October 2010

This B&B is located within a one minute walk from the harbour and many good restaurants and shops. It's also only 10 minutes walk from the train station. Very central. The house is also very comfortable and clean and had the character befitting a house built in 1730. The owner, Chris, was extremely helpful and welcoming.

Thank ClaireAnnex
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2010

The Anchorage was a great place to stay, central to everything, 30 seconds to beach, front, pubs..Chris the owner was GREAT! His breakfasts were lovely. Don't be fooled into thinking that the breakfast bap would be smaller than a full breakfast. It's a full breakfast on a bap! Chris's tips for sightseeing were invaluable. He advised us to visit Cape...

1Thank AngieB1960
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2010

Set right in the heart of st ives the anchorage is a fantastic and comfortable base within our favourite english seaside town. A stones throw from the harbour shops restaurants and sloop pub (a must do) we've stayed here 6 times and would recomend it to anyone. The basement room (no 2) is huge and has all mod cons its...

Thank plonk1978
Glossop, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2010

Just stayed at the Anchorage and it was all we hoped it would be and more. You could not get a better location in St. Ives harbour than the Anchorage and our room on the top floor overlooked the beach and the sea. Breakfast was delightful and there was plenty of choice. Chris was the perfect host nothing being too...

Thank lindab1457
Reviewed 23 September 2010

We read with glee the reviews for the Anchorage and thought this is the place for us. On first sight we were not hugely disapointed. The exterior of the Anchorage is truly beautiful and very Picturesque. We were given room 2 which on entering had a slight musty smell not totally unusual in a basement room and did not make...

9Thank KarennPete
Northumberland UK
Reviewed 8 September 2010

Stayed 5 nights with my sister and 86 year old mother at this great little b&b in a perfect location in the heart of St Ives, a step away from the harbour and a few minutes from the beaches. Chris is a most welcoming and friendly host, very accommodating and helpful and the Anchorage itself is a charming, old characterful...

Thank Scrutineer

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Anchorage is nestled in the picturesque, old world section of St. Ives, close to all amenities. All four bedrooms, three of which are en-suite, are full of character and charm, with TV/DVD, hairdryers and beverage tray. Breakfast is freshly cooked using local ingredients. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Anchorage

Address: 5 Bunkers Hill, St Ives TR26 1LJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range: $128 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Anchorage 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“If you find it difficult to climb stairs then they have got a room with it own access on ground level.”
 of 5 bubbles BekC62, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“some one who can sleep with noise and isn't to tall. the room was clean and just what some one would like for night life and eating out.”
 of 5 bubbles 528brendad, 26 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Check with Danielle as to which room might suite you best.”
 of 5 bubbles 541susan, 26 Mar 2015 | Read review
“My room 4 is a small double which I occupied on my own with the proivate bathroom a few steps across the landing, which was no problem even during the night, all large doubles are en suite.”
 of 5 bubbles juliebH8734KW, 5 Feb 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in room 1 at the top of the house with narrow steps leading up. If you have any mobility problems then ask for one of the other rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Makingtrax, 15 Jun 2014 | Read review
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