The Regent is a particularly fine example of the bed and breakfast style hotels that you find in St Ives, Cornwall. The building is part of St Ives seafaring heritage being originally a sea captain’s house and as such its rooms offer excellent sea views. As Cornish holiday accommodation goes, The Regent offers the best of facilities and Cornish hospitality. The Regent has been a hotel since 1926 and has been run by the Varnals family for more than 30 years. It has a loyal customer base who enjoy the special atmosphere and warm welcome – not to mention the mouth-watering breakfasts – and is constantly welcoming new guests who fall in love with The Regent and St Ives.