Harbour View Guest House is located on the beachfront in St Ives, 650 yards from Porthminster Beach and 900 yards from Porthmeor Beach. Located around less than 0.6 miles from Bamaluz Beach, the guest house with free WiFi is also 8.7 miles away from St Michael's Mount. Newquay Train Station is 30.4 miles from the guest house and Tate St Ives is less than 0.6 miles away.

Rooms are complete with a private bathroom, while certain rooms at the guest house also offer a seating area.

Guests at Harbour View Guest House will be able to enjoy activities in and around St Ives, like hiking and cycling.

Minack Theatre is 18 miles from the accommodation, while Lizard Lighthouse & Heritage Centre is 26.1 miles away. The nearest airport is Land's End Airport, 16.8 miles from Harbour View Guest House.

This is our guests' favourite part of St Ives, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

Harbour View Guest House has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 27 May 2021.

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Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in St Ives, this property has an excellent location score of 9.3

FREE parking!


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Closest beaches
  • Porthminster Beach

    9.4 Superb beach
    400 yards from property
  • Porthmeor Beach

    9.3 Superb beach
    550 yards from property
  • Bamaluz Beach

    8.9 Fabulous beach
    800 yards from property
  • Porthgwidden Beach

    9.3 Superb beach
    900 yards from property
  • Carbis Bay Beach

    Carbis Bay Beach

    9.3 Superb beach
    1,550 yards from property
  • Porthkidney Beach

    9.2 Superb beach
    1.5 miles from property
Property questions and answers
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  • Greetings! Can you please tell me how far you are from the train station?
    Hi we are about a 4-5 minute walk from the train station. There are also a few steps. Many Thanks Amber
    Answered on 18 October 2021
  • Can you bring a dog
    Thanks for your enquiry. Unfortunately not. Thanks Amber
    Answered on 29 July 2021
  • Hi We want to book your double sea view room and want to make sure this comes with a parking space? And if so how do we reserve this with you? Thanks
    Hi There, This room does come with a parking space for one car. You can message us through booking.com once you have made your booking or email us. Many Thanks
    Answered on 24 June 2021
  • Do u not do full English breakfast ron
    Hello, unfortunately we do not offer breakfast, we are a room only service, Thank you
    Answered on 21 March 2022
  • Is there an iron and hairdryer in the room? Is breakfast available? Are coffee making facilities standard?
    Each room has a hairdryer. We have an iron available on request. Tea and coffee making facilities including coffee machine in all rooms. Cold breakfas..
    Answered on 4 July 2022
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Managed by Harbour View St Ives

Company review score: 9.3Based on 67 reviews from 1 property
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Property information

Welcome to Harbour View St Ives. A modern and comfortable guest house in the heart of St Ives with views across the harbour. WiFi is available throughout. Five minute walk to beaches, shops and harbour of St Ives. Our Free onsite Parking is limited and as priority given to guests booking our studio/quad room and large double sea view room. Please reserve in advance. For guest staying in our Double Room or Twin/Double room parking is available in one of three local car parks (payable) or on street parking. We are located a five minute walk from St Ives Rail and Bus Station. We provide some complimentary cold breakfast items in your room upon arrival. However rooms are booked as room only, no meals are available at the guest house. Under new ownership since summer 2021, previously run as a guest house for 25+ years, customers have most loved the location of this property, the views and customer service. We are half way up the hill and there are steps to access the guest house and your room which may not be suitable for everyone however this provides lovely views across St Ives and the Harbour!

Language spoken

Property surroundings *
Quality rating
Booking.com rated the quality of this property as 3 out of 5 based on factors such as facilities, size, location and services provided.
Facilities of Harbour View Guest House
  • Private bathroom
  • Beachfront
  • Beach
  • Snorkelling
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Horse riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Diving
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Windsurfing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible).
  • Street parking
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Fax/photocopying
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Harbour View Guest House takes special requests - add in the next step!


15:00 - 23:00


01:00 - 11:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children older than 8 years are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

No age restriction for check-in. (Only children 8 and older are allowed)

Mastercard Visa Harbour View Guest House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

FAQs about Harbour View Guest House

  • Harbour View Guest House offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Snorkelling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Windsurfing
    • Beachfront
    • Horse riding
    • Beach

  • Harbour View Guest House is 550 yards from the centre of St Ives.

  • The prices at Harbour View Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Room options at Harbour View Guest House include:

    • Double
    • Twin/Double
    • Quadruple
    • Studio

  • Check-in at Harbour View Guest House is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.