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Top St Ives Historic Hotels

Beautifully Presented, Luxury Ground Floor Apartment With Sea Views and Parking
5/5Exceptional! (61 reviews)
Comfortable lovely apartment with excellent location

"This is a really great base and very comfortable apartment with some great luxury features and homely feel. Very practical space, clean and useful features such as outside store. Care had been made bed owners to put really good provisions in place in consideration of COVID19 situation. Welcome pack ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Sep 2020

Beautifully Presented, Luxury Ground Floor Apartment With Sea Views and Parking
Dotties Cottage and Arnies Studio Now Taking Short Bookings From November
4.4/5Excellent! (29 reviews)
great house, great location

"Lovely house, great location! I'd read all reviews and understood the quirksof this being an older property. We did wonder if dehumidifiers would help in the downstairs flat though to combat the damp smell? Noting that, would be happy to stay again!"…"

Reviewed on 17 Oct 2020

Dotties Cottage and Arnies Studio Now Taking Short Bookings From November
Tregenna Castle Resort
3 out of 5
Tregenna Castle Estate, Treloyon Avenue, St Ives, England
The price is £64 per night from 3 Jan to 4 Jan
4/5Very Good! (438 reviews)

"Room was lovely, staff very friendly. Food was fantastic. Views great. We had sea mist when we stayed but that didn't spoil it for us. Lots of nice walks. Would definitely be back again."…"

Reviewed on 16 Sep 2020

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About St Ives Historic Hotels

When you go on a St Ives getaway, it's easy to pick a modern hotel, or a chain you are familiar with. You may be used to your accommodation having all the standard amenities. However, staying in an in a more distinguished accommodation can elevate your getaway. Staying in a St Ives historic hotel still gives you a well-appointed room that is also overflowing with character. Furthermore, it allows you to surround yourself in St Ives's past.

Something Old, Something New

Many of the traditional hotels in St Ives transport you to a historic era as soon as you step into the front door. From Victorian-style architecture to locations infused with a rich history, these surroundings will make you may begin to wonder if you have stepped into a history book. Don't worry, you won't have to live completely in the past. Although these accommodations may be historic, they have modern comforts to help you take it easy on your trip. You will notice your room furnished with a cosy bed, loads of character, and just about anything you'll need for a wonderful visit.

After you have spent time admiring the historic hotel's grounds, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich region by visiting the prominent landmarks and art galleries. Undoubtedly, all this exploring is going to work up an appetite. Make sure to scan through the comments and read the suggestions other guests to St Ives believe is merit visiting. You can also ask your hotel's front desk so you can learn where the popular areas to enjoy a cocktail or a gourmet meal in St Ives are.

Your St Ives Hotel Is Ready for You

St Ives has 4 vintage hotels that exude the feel and look of another era. Some of these famous lodgings are where distinguished world leaders may have stayed. You are sure to land an accommodation that has all the amenities as well as the qualities you wish for. Make sure to book your St Ives vintage hotel soon, or you may miss out on staying in a one-of-a kind accommodation.

Frequently asked questions

What should a history enthusiast expect from a trip to St Ives?
You’ll probably want to seek out the historical sites during your trip to St Ives. While you’re here, you can visit the waterfront and seaside. You can also take some time enjoying the gardens during your holiday.
What's the best hotel in St Ives that's close to historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Tregenna Castle Resort is a top 3-star resort for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features a full-service spa and a golf course. Penlee House Gallery and Museum is a short 16-minute drive away.
How many historical hotels will I find in St Ives?
In St Ives, there are 918 hotels bookable on Expedia, including 5 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the top historical sites and other places to visit in St Ives?
St Ives is notable for landmarks like Wayside Museum. Cultural venues include Barbara Hepworth Museum, Tate St. Ives and St Ives Museum. Other popular sights include St Ives Harbour and Porthminster Beach.
What is a historic hotel like in St Ives?
Guests who book a historic hotel can sleep in a building that has an official historic designation. A palace, castle, grand home or even an old police station, pub, lodge or skyscraper can be considered a historic hotel provided that it has special significance. Traditional architecture and period features can be admired in the public spaces and guestrooms of these historic hotels in St Ives, giving a sense of history.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
You’ll often hear the term “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S. overall though the terms are similar. The architecture and actual building of historic hotels are generally what’s most significant. For a heritage hotel, mainly, it’s cultural value along with how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in St Ives have modern facilities?
Hotel interiors feature the modern conveniences and safety features you’ve come to expect, while every effort is made to preserve treasured traditions and historic facades. Private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, free WiFi and the usual amenities found in a hotel will be available in a historic hotel. When you book a historic hotel in St Ives, don’t worry that you’ll find a place that is rundown or uncomfortable.

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