Top Sail, Hawkes Point
Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
A perfect luxury apartment for a couple, sleeping up to two adults with a lovely balcony with dining furniture and great seaviews. Overlooking the stunning Carbis Bay beach in St Ives, Hawke's Point is a family owned retreat offering a perfect choice of luxury holiday apartment. For beach lovers, the crystal turquoise waters and white sands of Carbis Bay beach are a three minute walk down the hill from the accommodation. This picturesque beach has been voted into the top twenty most beautiful bays in the world - one of only two beaches in England to receive such a prestigious title.
Ideally located, there is something for everyone to enjoy and savour — for couples, friends and families, from beach lovers to lounge lovers, culture vultures, ramblers and foodies. Hawke's Point is the perfect luxury five-star self catering stay through all four seasons.
From the moment you arrive we like to think that we go that little extra to surpass your expectations. A complimentary welcome hamper is waiting for you specialising in good quality local businesses including Moomaid of Zennor ice cream, Polgoon apple juice, Roddas hand churned butter, shortbread and freshly baked bread by Baker Tom.
We have blended the luxury of a 5 star hotel with the benefit of space, light, and all the facilities you would expect helping to create a real 'home from home' experience. The apartment has been furnished and decorated beautifully, blending French boutique style with Hamptons fabrics and an elegant touch of Cornish charm, creating a sophisticated yet relaxing feel that will ensure you feel 'on holiday' from the moment you arrive.
The apartment offers a host of designer furniture pieces and accessories as well as free WIFI Broadband and complimentary parking. For music lovers, you will find a Bose digital radio, cd player and ipod docking station at your disposal. The living area has a 37” flat screen tv with Freeview and a DVD player with a selection of dvd's for the whole family to chose from. There's also a selection of classic board games for you to choose from.
The kitchen is fully integrated with a microwave, gas hob, cooker, fridge freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer. In addition, along with all the essentials there are juicers, Dualit toasters & kettles & fresh coffee machines, Villeroy & Boch fine bone china crockery, cutlery and glassware.
Sleep and rest are holiday essentials. The master is a king bedroom with separate bathroom with overhead shower. The bed has a Hypnos mattress and fitted it with 100% Egyptian cotton sheets and duck & goose feather duvets and pillows. Flat-screen televisions with freeview are also in every bedroom.
Bathrooms are supplied with your own cotton robe, a selection of soft cotton towels and flannels and complimentary 'REN' products, a luxury line of aromatherapy skin spa products to help soothe the skin after a day in the sun and surf.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Carbis Bay 200 m|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay Airport 37 km, Nearest railway: Carbis Bay 100 m|
|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||DVD player, Sea view|
|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||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
The West Country region
VISITING CORNWALL AND ST IVES
Overlooking the stunning Carbis Bay (in the top 20 most beautiful bays in the world) and a short walk from the historic artist haven of St Ives, you're free to do as much or as little as you like on your holiday!
For beach lovers, the crystal turquoise waters and white sands of Carbis Bay beach are a three minute walk down the hill from the accommodation. This picturesque beach has been voted into the top twenty most beautiful bays in the world - one of only two beaches in England to receive such a prestigious title.
The famous harbour village of St Ives is a twenty minute walk along a breathtaking cliff path from your accommodation, or you can take the train from Carbis Bay station (1 minute walk away). Once there we suggest visiting one of the famous galleries such as The Hepworth Museum or Tate St Ives. Alternatively take a stroll amongst the whitewashed fishermen's cottages and soak in the local charm, or visit one of the many cafés, bars and award winning local restaurants.
Over on the nearby South Coast in the famous artistic colony of Newlyn we would heartily recommend attending one of the exciting 1, 2 or 3 day art courses put on by Newlyn School of Art where you can be taught by many of the best known artists working in Cornwall today.
A spectacular Links golf course is situated at nearby Lelant, just a five minute drive. Alternatively if it's surfing, windsurfing, kitesurfing or any other adrenalin sports, then Gwithian beach (15 minute drive away) is where you will find the best surf as well as seven miles of beach to choose from should some other members of the family rather relax and sit in the sun!!!
Further afield, Why not visit the historic fishing village of Padstow. If you want to visit Rick Stein's fish restaurant we suggest booking well in advance! Thankfully he has now also opened a fish and chip shop that serves up delicious locally caught seafood.
For garden lovers, there is a plethora of world famous gardens to visit including The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Trebah Gardens & Trelissick Gardens. Alternatively, if you want something for all the family then a trip to The Eden Project is a must.
If you want a real action packed day out, we recommend taking the plane from Lands End airport over to the unforgettable Isles of Scilly where you can visit some of the most breathtaking islands in the British Isles as well as take in the wildlife including dolphins, seals and puffins to name but a few.
Whatever you chose to do on your break, we are certain you will want to return to Hawke's Point again and again.
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31 Oct 2013
"Wow! Spotless luxury in beautiful surroundings"
This is our third visit to Hawkes Point and each time we come we are made to feel so welcome by the personal touches such as fresh flowers and cream tea which awaits. (We are tee total and the owner h… More
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