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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2016

My daughter and I stayed one night recently in The Sloop Inn. We had come to Cornwall on the sleeper train so arrived at The Sloop around 8.30 a.m. Reception staff were very friendly and fortunately for us our room was ready as it hadn't been used the night before so we were able to have access right away. Our...

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 May 2016

We stayed only one night in the Midshipmans and from our arrival were so shocked at the state of the accommodation. To get to our room we went through a door marked residents only which opened onto the outside drinking area and up some stairs. The carpet on the stairs was filthy and ripped. Our room was a tiny white...

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4Thank Barking2
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Well what can I day about The Sloop it's breathtaking, beautiful and friendly. We visit the Sloop every year always stop in The Lookout. We come with friends who stop in The Admirals we share a staircase it's perfect. Breakfast is served in the rooms and you get a fry up, cereal, toast, tea and coffee we sit at the...

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Thank Dawn H
Buckhurst Hill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Querky rooms looking over the harbour. A restaurant that delivered great food (well at least our sea food platter was out of this world) served though by one lady who ran it all in a autocratic style of her own. In contrast the receptionist at the hotel was quite superb. Her 'sat-nav' instructions down to the harbour were outstanding.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

We went for lunch at The Sloop today and when ordering food for four in the bar the barman kept walking out of view with no explanation whatsoever, it was a bizarre experience but I assumed that as he wasn't writing anything down, he was going to the kitchen to confirm they had what we wanted. Not once did he...

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3Thank Louise R
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Absolutely disgraceful service. Refused to allow a pram in to the pub despite it being quiet inside. The "welcome" reception was simply "don't bring your pram in, its policy". Well you lost out on a table of 8 for lunch. Avoid at all cost. Thankfully had an amazing welcome and delicious food at the Pasta / Pizza restaurant just up...

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2Thank theoriginalwasp
cirencester
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Looking forward to visiting the sloop.ordered main course mussels. only to be surprised by the portion size. a total of 22 mussels, worked out at 50p a mussel.served with bread only. i would say more starter size but main course price.bitterly disappointing.go to pizza pasta if you want proper portion

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2Thank jo c
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Having arrived in St Ives and wandering around the town we saw lots of people enjoying the sun sitting outside this old world looking pub, so we ended up there as well. There isn't much room out front, to say the least it was cosy. But the good selection of real ale beer was good, the drinks were not horrendously...

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Thank Ian H
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Visited this pub today and wow what a lovely place. Staff very friendly and made us feel very welcome. Food was delicious and beer was great. You must visit this pub if your in the area, I'm sure you won't be disappointed. Keep up the great work 😉 xx

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Thank KenuKaLu
Reviewed 9 May 2016

This pub hasn't changed in donkey's years! Traditional pub serving local beers, good selection of wines and spirits. Good selection of food on the menu from pub grub classics like cod & chips, burgers and steaks to some really nice seafood specialities. Highly recommended to those who enjoy their food in a traditional pub.

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  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about The Sloop Inn

Address: | West Country, St Ives TR26 1LP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Price Range: ₹ 4,406 - ₹ 7,482 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Sloop Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 18
Also Known As:
The Sloop Hotel St Ives
The Sloop Inn St Ives, Cornwall
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Oxford, United Kingdom
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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“The pub downstairs is just ideal for relaxing food and drinks.”
77blue77, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I didn't stay here. Just visited for drinks.”
heatherogburn, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The upstairs restaurant entrance door is at the side of the pub. The food inside/outside the pub is the same price and quality.”
the_lattersof_sutton, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Jut spend an evening there dinning!”
TonyBernardo, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“captains locker has loads of room but then empty the bottles outside at 3am!but thats ok as you sleep so well”
janeccornwall, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
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