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The Rookery Guest House St. Ives

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staffordshire
Reviewed 11 June 2012

Ron and Barbara make you feel very welcome!! The rooms are all very well presented and cleaned to a very high standard. two minutes from the centre of St Ives you can't really get any closer, and the view out of the front rooms is outstanding!!! very good breakfast to set you up for the day. well done Ron, Barbara,...

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St Ives, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2012

My wife and I visit Cornwal and St Ives on a regular basis so have stayed in a number of hotels and guest houses over the years in St Ives. You could not better The Rookery. The owners- Ron & Barbara- could not be nicer and make you feel so very comfortable. Ron should have been on the stage, he...

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Twain Harte, California
Reviewed 27 April 2012

We recently had a perfectly lovely stay at The Rookery. The location is great. We came by train and it is a very short walk from the station. Our rooms were large, comfortable, spotlessly clean and had great views of the harbor. Our genial host, Ron, could not have been more obliging - he even took us in his car!...

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london
Reviewed 30 January 2012

had a nice time only stayed a few days breakfast was ok to

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2012

My wife and I have just returned from a trip to cornwall for the new year festivities. The welcome we received from the proprietors of the Rookery was really good. The place is relaxed and friendly with a good standard of accommodation and excellent views. The breakfast is excellent. The house is part way up a large hill so may...

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1Thank KevinPlymouth
Bristol
Reviewed 1 January 2012

Stayed here for 2 nights over New Year , Fantastic view from Top floor , Car parking included Good Breakfast although as previous posts is Timed Would definatly stay here again

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London
Reviewed 27 October 2011

It's worth starting any review of this Guest House with the phrase "Ron is a character", because that's the abiding memory I'll have from our couple of night stay here! The Rookery is perfectly situated for St. Ives, you can walk anywhere in town within 5 minutes. This important, as St. Ives does not like the car, and parking is...

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Daventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2011

We have been going to St Ives for many years,usually two or three times a year, to supplement our main vacation abroad.We had never stayed at the Rookery before, although we have known Ron, the proprieter, to speak to, for some time. We booked in advance for a short,4 night, break and stayed in room no.3.This room has two large...

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London
Reviewed 6 October 2011

We stayed last weekend and I have to say it was a perfect choice. We travelled by train and it took us about 5 minutes from the station to the front door. We had a heavy bag with us, so it must be a shorter walk without. Our room, number 3, had a fantastic view over the beach, a good...

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Beckenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 October 2011

We had a great break in St Ives and enjoyed our stay here. Our room wasn't the largest and could do with a little renovation but it was spotlessly clean and comfortable. The best aspect of it though was definitely the view which is fantastic. Breakfast is only served between 8:30 and 9:00 and you need to decide what you...

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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about The Rookery Guest House St. Ives

Address: 8 The Terrace, St Ives TR26 2BL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Hotel Class:4 star — The Rookery Guest House St. Ives 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“1st floor rooms have the best view with large bay windows overlooking St Ives Bay.”
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“ask for a large room if you are two people.”
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“We had Room 6 (an attic room). Great harbour views.”
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“All rooms are good and sea facing”
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