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Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I are just wrapping up a stay at 3 Porthminster and could not recommended this place more highly. The owners of the home make you feel flyers welcome and are really friendly without being overbearing and the house is stunning. The rooms are really nice, very well kept and room 2 has a nice view over the... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This lovely house, its owners and great location resulted in one of our best B&B experiences ever. Our room was the one pictured and afforded wonderful views. It is large, tastefully decorated and very comfortable. John prepared excellent breakfasts and Lynn is a warm and very welcoming person. The charming town is just a 5 minutes walk away. Very highly... More 

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1 Thank Martin B
Preston, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Just arrived back after spending 5 wonderful nights at 3 Porthminster B & B. Our room was spotless and most comfortable with an amazing view of St Ives bay. Breakfast was spot on and extra toast was always on offer 😀 Lynn was the perfect host and made us feel most welcome. We will definitely recommend this guesthouse to our... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We have just returned from a four night stay. Lynn made us very welcome from the moment we arrived. The room was light, airy, comfortable and spotlessly clean. Breakfast each morning was delicious and kept us going until our evening meal. We would certainly recommend this B&B.

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1 Thank Jackie M
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for 11 nights from 13th August. It is a beautiful guesthouse and John and Lynn made us feel very welcome and could not have been more hospitable. It was like home from home. Our room had a fantastic view over St. Ives Harbour and was very comfortable and immaculately clean. Breakfast was always lovely... More 

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1 Thank DnDAstle
Kiev, Ukraine
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 September 2016

After the long way from another country I spent here 4 nights with pleasure. I felt my myself like at home and even didn't want to go away:) Room was clean and comfortable, breakfasts were delicious. Thank you very much, Lynn and John. You were very kind and hospitable. Recommend this guest house to other travellers.

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1 Thank Vladimir I
Dublin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We spent three nights here in a double room with a bay window and a wonderful view towards the sea. The room was light, airy and immaculately clean. The breakfasts were delicious and filling. Lynn was very helpful and made us feel comfortable as soon as we arrived. I would definitely recommend it to anyone visiting St Ives.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Just returned from our first stay in St Ives for a family wedding and stayed at 3 Porthminster Terrace. Would definitely recommend here, wouldn't think to try anywhere else, it was perfect for us and John and Lynn are lovely. We had room 4 and could see the sea from our room. Loved everything about where we stayed and St... More 

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 July 2016

My husband and I stayed with Lynn and John for the second time last week. We had a different room from last time i.e. 3. Again, it was sympathetically decorated for peace and calm. Everything was, yet again, meticulously clean and comfortable. There was plenty of tea, coffee, biscuits and filtered water to enjoy. All of the breakfasts are home... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful room with nice decor. Welcoming and comfortable. Sea views from window. Breakfast was great and always quick to be served. Owner was very welcoming and pleasant. 10 min walk from harbour very close to get to places within st Ives. Would visit again if back in the area.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
3 Porthminster is an elegant period house enjoying spectacular sea views over St Ives harbour and bay. 4 En-suite rooms with private parking for our guests. We are ideally situated being only a 5 minute walk to the town and it's beaches. Easily accessed for those arriving by car, bus or train. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 3 Porthminster

Address: 3 Porthminster Terrace, St Ives TR26 2DQ, England (Formerly The Willows)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range: RM333 - RM422 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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The Willows Hotel St Ives
3 Porthminster St Ives, Cornwall
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“Room 1 has great views.”
 of 5 bubbles 636martinb, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Brilliant view from room 3.”
 of 5 bubbles inspirationbliss, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Top floor wifi wasn't the best however as we had BT wifi on our phones this wasn't a big issue”
 of 5 bubbles ryant672, 10 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Book as soon as you can !”
 of 5 bubbles Derbylad3, 31 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Room 1 for size and view but all rooms are lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles Bradskis, 7 Jul 2015 | Read review
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