House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Gwithians Reach is a traditional 'slate hung' terraced house offering luxury self catering accommodation in St Ives, Cornwall. The property has recently been renovated and tastefully decorated in a relaxed coastal style retaining its original character charm whilst including all the creature comforts for a stress free family holiday.
Located in a quiet area of St Ives yet under 5 minutes walk to the beach, Gwithians Reach enjoys magnificent views over St Ives Bay and the distant Godrevy lighthouse.
It's the perfect place for a getaway whatever the season.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Kitchen & Breakfast Room:
Handmade painted kitchen with Smeg electric oven and gas hob, dishwasher, fridge, microwave and espresso machine and all the usual Kitchen gadgets. Dining area to seat six with Sony TV.
Washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge/freezer.
Sitting Room & Conservatory:
Spectacular views across St Ives bay. Decorated in a relaxed coastal style, including original character features and wooden floors. Log burner, TV, Playstation/DVD, Wi-fi, ipod dock/speaker, books and games. French doors lead out to the decked terrace and garden.
King size bed and panoramic views across the bay to Godrevy lighthouse.
Double bed and an en-suite shower room.
3ft bunk beds with a cot also available.
Bath with shower over, wash hand basin and WC.
|Further details outdoors|
Parking & Garden:
To the front: gravelled parking for two cars. To the rear: large decked terraced with teak table and chairs. Gated stairs down to garden and outside shower. Outback gas BBQ and large storage shed.
The West Country region
The West Cornwall region is at the very south western tip of mainland Britain, an ideal location for a relaxing break. Everything the area has to offer is within a 20 minute drive and includes Michelin star restaurants, some of Europe's cleanest beaches, world class tourist attractions and spectacular coastal views.
West Cornwall peninsula enjoys a long warm summer days and great weather all year round. This is apparent when looking at the local gardens, overflowing with tropical plants and flowers. There are miles of country side, moorland and coastline to explore.
Life centres around the bustling harbour where local fishing boats still moor alongside the granite piers to bring in their catch of the finest quality fish and seafood. Radiating from the harbour into the old town is a maze of narrow winding cobbled streets full of pretty fishermen's cottages. There are many intriguing shops & boutiques, inspiring art galleries and a wide variety of excellent cafes, bars and restaurants.
St. Ives boasts a choice of four fabulous award winning golden sandy beaches with crystal clear blue waters that cater for every ones holiday needs, from sunbathing to surfing.
The town has long had a reputation as a Mecca for artists due to the unique quality of natural light. The Tate St Ives features exhibitions of many famous contemporary artists and also includes a separate museum to the renowned sculptress Barbara Hepworth.
St. Ives has something that will appeal to everyone, young or old, whatever your desires - relaxation, inspiration, romance or history.
St. Ives has nothing but the finest holiday ingredients.
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9 Jun 2014
"Beautiful house, fantastic location"
I visited with my husband and young baby for a long weekend.The house was beautifully furnished and contained everything you could possibly need for an enjoyable stay. The location is fantastic, only … More
7 May 2014
"Amazing house, fabulously comfortable, fantastic view, with parking and a garden too!!"
This is a great house to stay in either as 2 couples or with 2 small children, (the latter is what we did). The owners have thought of absolutely everything, even down to providing a syringe for Calpo… More
1 Jan 2014
"A little gem of perfection!"
It is a very long time since I was in St Ives with my parents and so I thought I would go down memory lane for a few days with my folks, now older, and my own family. It would not be unreasonable t… More
31 Dec 2013
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this comfortably furnished house. Great location within easy walking distance of the harbour, beaches and shops. We enjoyed relaxing and taking in the beautiful view across the rooftops and over St Ives Bay. Cant wait to return!
29 Dec 2013
We stayed at Gwithians Reach for a week this August. The cottage is decorated in a fresh, coastal style. I had looked at the property on Street View so knew what to expect, but interestingly, some mem… More
15 Sep 2013
"The most perfect St Ives holiday location !"
Gwithian's Reach is ideally located for a holiday in St Ives. Beaches, cliff walks, pubs, restaurants are all easily within walking distance - in fact we never used the car once all week and the off-street parking was a true bonus! Having renovated numerous properties ourselves, we really appreciated the attention to detail that has been applied here. Just perfect for either a summer or winter break!
10 Sep 2013
"Great location - perfect for a week in St Ives"
Having stayed in a number of rental properties in Cornwall this one does work really well, its clean / tidy / well equipped and the wifi kept older kids happy, it has a real seaside cottage feel. It's patio gets the morning sun and is great for sitting outside and the bbq and tables were well used for outside dining. The rear access makes getting into town very easy and avoids the steep hills and the closeness to Porthmeor beach (10 minute max walk) is perfect for leaving the car on the drive, the parking space in St Ives is a real benefit. Bedrooms all of a good size and beds very comfortable, the seagulls seem to prefer other houses so sleep is easy ! We have had 2 great weeks here over the past 2 years and couldn't ask for more...
19 Aug 2013
"Cosy, well equipped cottage close to Porthmeor Beach"
The cottage was perfect for our family holiday and all of us enjoyed the 2 weeks very much. The garden with the shower is perfect when you come back from the beach. From the conservatory and the patio you have nice sea views.
10 Jul 2013
"Fabulous cottage, extremely well equipped, great location with the added bonus of having parking!"
Having stayed in St Ives quite a few times this is the best yet. Very well equipped and very family friendly.
Such a bonus having car parking spaces. Lovely quiet location with extremely scenic views of the bay from the conservatory.
5 Jul 2013
"Great house for toddlers"
We recently returned from a week at gwithians reach and had a fab time. We have 2 year old twin boys and the house was very safe (gates where needed) and damage proof allowing us to sit down and at le… More
We're delighted to hear that our home provided you with a relaxing place to stay, we go to every effort to ensure everyone is catered for, including the little people in the family! Sorry to hear that you found the parking a bit tight. We fit two family sized estate cars in which is a bonus in St Ives where parking is at a real premium! We do hope that you will return to Gwithians Reach for future holidays!
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