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The Atlantic
3 out of 5
St Ives Road, Carbis Bay, St Ives, England
The price is £315 per night
3.9/5Good! (188 reviews)
Pleasant

"Our room was spotlessly clean , modern decor , bed was big and very comfortable. Overall a pleasant stay ,happy to return in the future ,, thanks"…"

Reviewed on 29 Dec 2019

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Cheap Hotels in St Ives

St Ives offers cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great holiday choice for budget-conscious travellers. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Leach Pottery Museum, St. Ives Theatre and Tate St. Ives.

When it comes to affordable places to stay in St Ives, the area has some budget hotels to choose from. Discover good prices on rooms at this popular option:

The Atlantic - 3-star hotel. You'll find free full breakfast, free WiFi and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its helpful staff and comfortable beds.

Planning Your Trip to St Ives

Still picking travel dates? Find out more about the local climate with these monthly averages so you can plan around good weather.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 18°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and April, with an average temperature of 5°F
  • Rainiest months: November, December, February and January, with an average rainfall of 3 inches
  • Driest months: July, June, May and March, with an average rainfall of 1.25 inches

Sightseeing In and Around St Ives

St Ives is known for its art galleries and historic sites, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Land's End, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Art Space Gallery and Wayside Museum, or pay a visit to Chysauster Ancient Village.

St Ives is also notable for its:
  • Beaches
  • Gardens
  • Museums

Getting around St Ives

The most convenient airport is 28.2 mi (45.3 km) from the city centre in Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall). If you want to see more of the area, ride aboard a train from St Ives Station, Carbis Bay Station or Lelant Saltings Station. You can explore options for water transport at the local port.

Frequently asked questions

What is St Ives like for travellers on a budget?
St Ives has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a budget-friendly holiday choice. In addition to its well-known attractions such as St Ives Harbour, this destination is home to Cornwall Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in St Ives?
Based on reviews, The Atlantic is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free full breakfast and free WiFi.
What's the seasonal weather in St Ives?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 15°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 7°C. Average annual rainfall for St Ives is 750 mm.
What is there to see and do in St Ives?
St Ives is known for its gardens and offers things to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as St Ives Harbour and Porthminster Beach, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Check out the area’s cultural spots like Barbara Hepworth Museum and Tate St. Ives, or get outdoors at Porthmeor Beach.
What's the best way to get around St Ives?
The nearest airport is in Newquay (NQY-Newquay Cornwall), 26.4 mi (42.5 km) away from the city centre. If you want to travel outside the city, hop on a train from St Ives Station, Carbis Bay Station or Lelant Station.

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What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in St Ives?

Based on reviews, The Atlantic is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free full breakfast and free parking.

What is staying in St Ives like?

Travellers give high marks for the seaside in St Ives, which is also known for its gardens. This city also attracts tourists with its welcoming locals. Top sights in the city include St Ives Harbour and Porthminster Beach. In St Ives, there are 207 hotels and other accommodation to choose from.

What's the best place to stay in St Ives?

Thurlestone Guest House is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 4-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Reviews from our site also recommend Headland House Luxury B&B and The Old Farmhouse as top choices for your stay.

What are the top places to visit in St Ives?

Cultural venues in the city include Tate St. Ives, Barbara Hepworth Museum, and St Ives Museum. The city is notable for landmarks like Art Space Gallery, Chapel of St Nicholas, and Wayside Museum. The seaside and gardens highlight the city's natural beauty with places to visit including Porthminster Beach, Porthmeor Beach, and Carbis Bay Beach.

What's the best place to stay close to Porthminster Beach?

Adjacent to Porthminster Beach, St. Ives Harbour Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 4-star hotel offers a full-service spa and free breakfast. Other good choices within a short distance include Tregenna Castle Resort and Carbis Bay Hotel & Estate.