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Reviewed 5 August 2016

Our family of four stayed for a week in late July and couldn't believe just how fantastic Channings is. Located on a hill above the station and the golden Porthminster beach, the B&B is easily accessible for those without a car and is just a few minutes' walk from the centre of St Ives. Our well-appointed room (6) was ideal...

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Susan W, Owner at Channings, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a lovely review! I really enjoyed meeting you all and chatting away as you know! It's the perk of this job! I'm so pleased that you enjoyed your holiday in St Ives. Thanks again, and kind regards Susan and Marcus

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Lovely B&B in the centre of St Ives, Short walk to all beaches and attractions, stayed for 5 nights with a friend in July, Susan, Marcus and family were excellent very accommodating and very friendly.the bedrooms are lovely and clean and very spacious with en suite bathrooms. Couple of nice lounges to sit in during the evening and seats to...

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Susan W, Owner at Channings, responded to this review

Thank you ladies for writing a review! I hope that we do see you again in 2017! All the best, Susan and Marcus

Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Fab B&B. Really great location close to Porthminster Beach. Lovely sea view from our room. Susan was a great host and made us feel very welcome. The Room was immaculately clean and nothing was too much trouble. The food was also really great and the overall experience was faultless.

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Susan W, Owner at Channings, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and kind words. Really appreciate it! Kind regards, Susan and Marcus

Reviewed 26 July 2016

Just returned from a lovely 3 night stay at Channings. Comfortable, immaculately clean, delicious breakfast, warm welcome from lovely hosts, great location to get to beach and shops/restaurants and the parking is a real bonus. Wouldn't hesitate to stay here again if we return to St Ives!! Thank you.

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Susan W, Owner at Channings, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review as we really do appreciate it. We hope that you do return one day. All the best, Susan and Marcus

Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Location: A five minute walk from the centre of St Ives with off street parking at the rear of the property. Hosts: The family that run Channings are very friendly and helpful. We have stayed here twice in consecutive years and both times booked at the last minute and found them very welcoming and accommodating. The second time the lady...

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Susan W, Owner at Channings, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We hope to see you both again next year! Kind regards, Susan and Marcus

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Three night stay at Channings. Wonderful hosts Susan and Marcus gave us both a very warm welcome. Good breakfast with an excellent choice of both cooked or continental style food available. Channings is in a quiet location but only five minutes walk to the town centre, train station, buses and local beach. Free wifi available and ice for those all...

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Susan W, Owner at Channings, responded to this review

Thank you for writing this review. We really appreciate all comments and feedback. Thanks again James and Jeff! Kind regards, Susan

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Reviewed 20 July 2016

This was our second visit to The Channings under the new management. The location is perfect, there is free parking and the owners are very polite. Breakfast is freshly cooked and is served with a smile. We would highly recommend and will return in 2017. The room was very clean and had a lovely view of the sea.Thank you for...

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Susan W, Owner at Channings, responded to this review

Dear Steve and Kim. Thank you very much for this review. We look forward to seeing you both again next year! Kind regards, Susan and Marcus

Redditch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Back again for another wonderful stay at the Channings. Susan and Marcus were the perfect hosts as always, and provided all we needed for our three night stay. Great rooms Great breakfast and free parking at the rear of the b&b. We will be back later in the year and hope to be booking in to stay at the Channings.

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Susan W, Owner at Channings, responded to this review

Thank you very much. Always a pleasure! See you both again soon, Susan and Marcus

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Late booking - got the last room, whilst not overly big was comfortable for a 4 night stay. Fab view. Free parking - which is essential in the area! Breakfast was great - everything you need and more. The whole house is beautifully presented and with lots of attention to detail. Would definitely return but will need to book a...

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Susan W, Owner at Channings, responded to this review

Thank you very much for this review. We really appreciate it. We hope you do manage to come again and book one of the bigger sea view rooms! Thanks again and all the best, Susan and Marcus

Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely B & B in a great location just a short stroll from town. We stayed in room 3 which was spacious and comfortable. Susan and Marcus were so warm and welcoming, the breakfast was fabulous, the best of our holiday and very generous too. Thank you both for making our time in St Ives perfect! Highly recommend.

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Susan W, Owner at Channings, responded to this review

Thank you Niamh for this review. We are very happy to hear that your stay with us was enjoyable! Kind regards, Susan and Marcus

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a family run Guest House with free on-site parking in St Ives. Channings is close to the beaches, shops, station, coach terminal and leisure centre. All rooms are ensuite, with tea/coffee making facilities; some with stunning sea views. We have large family rooms available. The property is centrally heated throughout with breathtaking view from the guest lounges. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Channings

Address: 3 Talland Road, St Ives TR26 2DF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range: $105 - $175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Channings Hotel St Ives
Channings St Ives, Cornwall
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“All rooms are lovely, espacially the corner ones”
 of 5 bubbles 322henkn, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 8 Lovely views over the Bay and into the Harbour”
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 of 5 bubbles 341jacquieh, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles NormanRH, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Choose one with a view.”
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“Room 7 sea view double with small balcony”
 of 5 bubbles JChris16, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
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