House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
The house has been sympathetically modernised, has exposed granite walls, retains many original features and offers panoramic views of St Ives and the Bay from the upper floors. It is located within a few minutes walk of the harbour, beaches, shops, restaurants and galleries. Dream Wave offers parking for 2 cars nearby, wireless Internet connection, flat screen digital TV+DVD, iPod Sound Dock and CD system. Travel cot and high chair available. Books, DVDs and games. The small courtyard has a bistro table and chairs and a custom made safety gate restricts access to the flight of granite steps. Quiet central location.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||.25 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||200 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay, Nearest railway: St Ives branch line, St Erth main line|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Further details indoors|
The accommodation on the ground floor comprises an entrance porch, reception hallway, lounge which opens into the dining room.
The modern, well equipped kitchen is reached from the hallway and the utility area is adjacent. The fitted kitchen has a large freestanding fridge/freezer, microwave, gas cooker, dishwasher and is well equipped for keen cooks. A good sized laundry/drying room houses a sink, the washing machine, tumble dryer, drying rack and gives ample storage for beach, surf, walking and other outdoor gear.
The living room is simply decorated in neutral tones with quality furnishings. There is a flat screen digital TV and DVD player.
There is an oak dining table with seating for eight and two large leather sofas, plus there is an occasional chair and two feature window seats.There is a small library of books, DVDs and local information & a few games. The side board houses the CD/radio stereo/Ipod Sound Dock.
Large hallway with plenty of space for coats, walking boots, buckets and spades etc.
On the first floor, 1 room one king sized bed and 1 twin bedded room. On the second, one double room, one twin. Beds are prepared with duvets and quality bedlinen and house towels are provided but please bring beach towels.
Located on the first floor there is a shower room with toilet and a bathroom and toilet. Both rooms have high quality fittings, Villeroy & Boch, Matki & hans Grohe.
|Further details outdoors|
At the back of the house is a small secluded courtyard with bistro table, chairs and plants. There is a washing line and a hose for washing down wet suits/bikes. The flight of granite steps leading to a grassy lane, are quite steep but there is a custom made safety gate is in place in interests of younger visitors.
At the front the house, is a small terrace with views of the town and sea, seating & planters.
To book please check availability on the site and then email/phone to reserve. To secure a booking a deposit of one third of the rental rate is required. The balance plus £150 returnable security deposit must be paid 8 weeks prior to the start of the holiday. If the holiday start is less than eight weeks away, then full payment is required. Payment can be made by cheque or bank transfer.
During quieter months, reduced occupancy and late availability rates are available, please enquire.
The West Country region
West Cornwall is a wonderful place to take a holiday. The landscape offers, wonderful white sandy beaches, rocky coves, steep cliffs, and rugged moorland. The region has something to offer all. Relaxing on beaches, visiting galleries, shopping at interesting independent retailers, walking the stunning coastal path and for those who like a challenge, there is surfing, cycling, sailing, riding, golf.
Some of the many attractions include:
The Minack Theatre, Cornwall’s theatre under the stars, was carved out of the rock in the 1920’s by Rowena Cade. Visit the Minack Theatre website for further details of the theatre and performances.
St Ives has lovely sandy beaches ideal for surfing. Other fine surfing beaches in the West Penwith area of Cornwall include Sennen Cove and Gwithian Sands, whilst the beach at Marazion is ideal for wind and kite surfing.
Visit the spectacular St Michael’s Mount, an island twice a day, and reached by a causeway from Marazion when the tide is out.
The Lost Gardens of Heligan were re-discovered in 1990 after 75 years of neglect. The estate has now been brought back to life to excite a new generation.
The Eden Project is a global garden the size of thirty football pitches nestling in huge biomes in an old china clay pit overlooking St Austell Bay.
Trengwaignton Gardens where tender and exotic trees and shrubs flourish in a sheltered and virtually frost–free garden. Walk through walled gardens with sloping beds, and along a path that winds along by a stream and pond gardens, wnding up on a terrace with fine views across Mount’s Bay to the Lizard
St Ives is located about six miles to the north of Penzance and is set set in the stunning scenery of West Cornwall on the shores of St Ives Bay, facing the Atlantic Ocean.
It is one of the most colourful, quaint and attractive towns in Cornwall with numerous granite cottages, small cobbled streets, and narrow alleyways all surrounding a sheltered harbour.
St Ives offers great sandy beaches for relaxing and surfing, a world renowned art colony plus galleries to browse, bars to relax in and cafés & restaurants to suit every taste and pocket for eating out, offering quality for a wide range of visitors.
Artists have been attracted to St Ives by the quality of light and the outstanding scenic setting, and have given the town a great deal of its unique character. As well as the Tate St Ives, there are scores of smaller galleries or artists' studios open to the public.