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Welcome to our blog: We write about St Ives and Cohort life. We predominantly blog about things that pop into our head that we think you might like to know...

Family friendly St Ives

September 2nd, 2015

Since we opened in April we’ve been getting more and more families coming to stay with us. Families have quite different requirements from the solo traveller – as you would expect – so as they’ve come in and out we’ve been finding out what they’ve been doing and thought we’d compile a list of family friendly things to do in St Ives based on their answers.

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St Ives Beer & Cider Festival

August 27th, 2015

We had a great time at the St Ives Beer & Cider Festival. We had free tickets for anyone staying with us and let’s just say that it was a good job we were only seconds from our beds at the end of the night.

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A seagull in St Ives

August 19th, 2015

I’m a seagull and I love St Ives, especially in the summer. Despite thousands of years of evolution I am committed to eating ice cream, cornish pasties, chips and anything else I can get my beak on. I’m breaking code by talking to you but think it’s only fair that you have some idea of what’s going on…

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Cohort’s Manager – Caroline

August 17th, 2015

Caroline has been in the UK and at Cohort for 2 years. She’s fabulous and frequently referred to in glowing terms in our guest reviews. Here are her St Ives top tips and a little insight into how she ended up here.

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St Ives September Festival

August 17th, 2015

Every year St Ives hosts the awesome September Festival, the largest festival in the South West. This is the 37th year and there are over 200 events taking place over a 2 week period, 12th – 26th September. It’s a great time to be in St Ives, the town has a great vibe and the weather’s fab.

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Parking in St Ives

August 17th, 2015

Parking is a contentious subject in St Ives. ‘Just don’t drive in’ is the general consensus but we all know that’s not always an option – heavy bags, surf boards, sometimes you just need a car to get you to the door. 80% of the questions we get asked are about parking so here’s our quick ‘go to’ guide for parking in St Ives.

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