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Royal Wootton Bassett, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 May 2013

Having stayed in St Ives on several occasions, we will now look no furthur...as our title suggests this is 'simply the best'. From the moment of our arrival, after a long drive from Wiltshire, we were treated to Tim's wonderful hosting skills..insisting on carrying our bags etc. We stayed in 'Sandra', the most delightful and 'quirky' room with views of...

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Reviewed 11 May 2013

We stayed in the Rebecca room from 24 to 29Apr and we absolutely loved it. Nice design bathroom, with slate walls. Although it is an older house, it breaths design. The house is located in a very quiet area with various little art galleries closeby and only a few steps away from restaurants and shops. St. Ives is a lovely,...

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 May 2013

just back from a weeks holiday in st ives. stayed at cornerways, so glad we did. we stayed in the "Sandra" room, at the very top, of this lovely B&B, incredible views over the harbour and beyond, the room was very comfortable and very clean. literally minutes away from everything, and at least three beaches right on top of us....

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Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 May 2013

We just returned from a Bank Holiday Weekend to St Ives, with a wonderful stay at Cornerways. Tim and Shelley were perfect hosts, and catered to our every wish. And Tim's breakfasts will be sorely missed! Hotel location is perfect for access to 3 of the major beaches, and is a 2 minute walk to 'The Island' for fantastic views....

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 May 2013

Excellent guest house, Tim and Shelley are so welcoming, rooms are spotless and spacious and breakfast was delicious. Will definitely stay here again, and will definitely recommend to our wedding guests.

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Worthing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 May 2013

I chose Cornerways after reading all the positive reviews on Trip Advisor and I can't speak more highly of it. Tim is a great host and his breakfasts are out of this world - must be the best in St Ives! I shall definitely be going back to Cornerways again and am recommending it to all my friends.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 March 2013

This was our second visit to Cornerways, as we enjoyed it so much previously I wanted to take my parents to St Ives and stay here to celebrate their 50th Wedding Anniversary, We stayed in rooms Sandra and Rebecca which were absolutely gorgeous with wonderful sea views. Although Tim and Shelley were on holiday for 2 of our nights stay...

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Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 15 March 2013

A friend and I stayed at Cornerways in Oct 2012. We had a wonderful stay and could not find anything bad to say about this B&B. Everyone exceedingly helpful and the breakfasts were out of this world! Cooked to perfection, lovely selection and I could have eaten the entire bowl of fruit salad by myself it was so good. The...

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Devon
Reviewed 4 February 2013

We had a very enjoyable stay ay Cornerways, although we were only staying one night, a warm welcome from Tim (Shelley was away visiting family) the room, although not quite finished, work in progress, was exactly as we had wished, clean, comfortable and with a wonderful view of the harbour and sea. Tim was very helpful with directions, car parking...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 12 January 2013

Our family group stayed in the Rebecca and Daphne rooms for three nights. Tim and Shelley as hosts are excellent and the food was abundant and amazing. What a delightful introduction to St.Ives - and yes, we realy are finalizing dates for our next stay! (ps. I do not suggest using "I'm longing for Tim's tomatoes" as a facebook status...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spend your holidays with us in Downalong, a labyrinth of cobbled lanes which used to be the fisherman's quarter in the oldest part of St Ives. Cornerways was built in the 1830s and has been a Guest House for over 70 years. Only 50 yards from the harbour, beaches and restaurants, Daphne Du Maurier stayed here in the 1940's. The Tate Gallery, for which we provide complimentary tickets, and St Ives Art School are only 150 yards away. Two of our rooms overlook the harbour and bay beyond. With a modern feel that echoes the artists’ quarter in which it sits, Cornerways’ rooms have been renovated and totally redecorated over the last 7 years and all have new en-suites. All bedrooms have LCD TVs, DVD Players, Wi-Fi, tea and coffee facilities, fridges and complimentary Cornish bottled water. The 3' thick Cornish Granite walls and no passing traffic will ensure you a snug & quiet night’s sleep.Breakfast is served in the uncrowded dining room with only fresh produce being used. We also cater for vegetarians. Fresh local fish is available daily, which includes smoked salmon, local mackerel, kippers and smoked haddock. Tim & Shelley ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cornerways B&B

Address: 1 Bethesda Place, St Ives TR26 1PA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range: RM448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cornerways B&B 4*
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Cornerways Hotel St Ives
Cornerways Bed And Breakfast
Cornerways B&B St Ives, Cornwall
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