House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Boasting spectacular views of Carbis Beach, this stylish apartment has a real nautical feel to fit in with its coastal location perched above one of the most beautiful bays in the world. The patio doors from living area and master bedroom open out on to a decked terrace that runs the full length of the apartment. When they visit, this is the ideal vantage point for watching the local dolphin pod lark about in the glistening sea.
Sapphire has a spacious lounge with two comfortable sofas, a 40" TFT TV with full Sky package and CD/MP3 player with built in Ipod docking station. There is further entertainment with a games selection plus a DVD player and Playstation II with games. The lounge opens to a decked terrace with spectacular views over the beach from Porthminster Point to Carrack Gladden (or Hawkes Point), then across the long sandy beach of Hayle and Gwithan all the way to Godrevy Lighthouse.
The spacious Dining Room comfortably seats 6 people and is sociable with the kitchen via an open archway. With your patio doors open, you can listen to the surf and enjoy the dramatic views across St. Ives Bay. You may even spot the playful seals and dolphins in the bay which are often sighted enjoying the balmy Cornish weather.
Try The Seafood Café or Onshore in St. Ives, why not visit the local restaurants in Carbis Bay - La Casita and Becks Fish and Chips are highly recommended. Some restaurants in St. Ives do offer a takeaway service, alternatively you can prepare your meal at home and enjoy it in the comfort of your apartment. On warmer days of course you may choose to dine on the terrace "al fresco" above St. Ives Bay.
Apartment Sapphire has a fully fitted modern kitchen with NEFF cooker, hob, microwave, built in fridge, dishwasher, washer/dryer, freezer, toaster, kettle, coffee machine, and everything else you would expect from an apartment of this quality. even champagne glasses - a 5* star self catering holiday. Sapphire also offers free wireless internet. Bring your laptop for flexible working or to entertain your children. There won't be any arguments in this kitchen about washing up, either use the dishwasher or make it less of a chore by looking out across St. Ives Bay whilst standing at the sink!
Bedroom One with En-suite
The master bedroom has a large wardrobe, bedside cabinets and a chest of drawers so you will have plenty of storage space. Watch the 32" TFT TV from your comfortable queen size bed or enjoy using the CD/MP3 DAB clock radio. You have the same spectacular views as the lounge - not overlooked - so it is a pleasure to sleep with the curtains open - listen to the waves lapping on the beach below. Alternatively wake up in the morning, draw the curtains and gaze across Carbis Bay beach to Godrevy Lighthouse. Step out of the bedroom double doors and enjoy breakfast on the decked terrace. From the master bedroom you have an interrupted panoramic view of the beach across the bay to St. Ives and from Hayle to Godrevy Lighthouse.
The second bedroom of this luxury holiday apartment is fitted with twin beds, large fitted mirrored wardrobes and chest of drawers. There is a TFT TV and CD/MP3 DAB clock radio for your entertainment. Although not enjoying the views, this quiet room is decorated to suit both adults and children. It will ensure that you sleep well after your days' activities whether they be exploring the local attractions or taking in those long walks on the beach and cliffs around Carbis Bay, St. Ives and Cornwall.
Pillows, an oversized duvet and Egyptian cotton bed linen is provided for all beds beds, together with a hand towel, bath towel and bath sheets per person. The second bedroom has use of the main bathroom which has a large wash basin, WC, shower and heated towel rail. Complimentary toiletries are provided for your use.
The main bathroom is conveniently placed off the hallway, near to bedroom two. It benefits from an enclosed shower, wash basin, WC and heated towel rail.
The en-suite to the master bedroom of Sapphire has twin wash basins, WC, bidet, heated towel rail and the ultimate in bathroom luxury - a whirlpool bath together with overhead shower. This is the place to unwind on your holiday after those long hot sunny days on the beach or those winter walks along the cliff.
The decked terrace off Sapphire is accessible from either the lounge or the master bedroom of the apartment. With a rattan table, four chairs with footstools, you can enjoy dining “al fresco” overlooking the beautiful St Ives bay. located in a perfect position to view one of the "Most Beautiful Bays in the World". Why not enjoy breakfast in the morning sun, or in the evening, watch the fabulous sunset over St. Ives and the Bay. Part of the decking is covered an sheltered allowing you to enjoy the views from outside at all times of the year.
The decked terrace is directly above the garden from which a path leads down to the beach through the well-kept gardens and private gate.
There is one allocated car parking space and the whole of this exclusive development is set back within electronic security gates. We can also arrange for additional spaces within the gates, the management company charge per week is £45.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Carbis Bay 200 m|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||600 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay 38 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||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), 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
With its golden sands and turquoise sea, Carbis Bay is recognised as one of the most beautiful bays in the world. It is often selected as the perfect base for those wanting to relax and get away from it all but have the convenience of being just minutes away from the hustle and bustle of St. Ives. With its Blue Flag accredited beach, Carbis Bay is a popular choice for a luxury self-catering holiday with many of our special escapes boasting dramatic sea views. The coastal railway links St Ives to Penzance and is perhaps one of the most scenic rail journeys in the UK. The rail journey from Carbis Bay to St Ives takes about 4 minutes. It also connects to St Erth and Penzance to mainline UK stations including Paddington, London.
Carbis Beach apartments are located in a commanding position directly above Carbis Bay beach near St. Ives in Cornwall. These premier family friendly apartments are the ultimate in self-catering luxury. Each is centrally heated and furnished to the highest standard to provide year round enjoyment. Some of these 5 star graded apartments are more accessible than others as they can be reached either by stairs, lift or directly from the private gated car park. Once you have unpacked, drink in the views and walk through the landscaped gardens using the private pathway down to the beach.
The two bedroomed accommodation consists of a large lounge/dining room, separate kitchen, master bedroom with en-suite, a second bedroom with twin beds and a family bathroom. The lounge and master bedroom both have uninterrupted views of Carbis Bay beach and across to St. Ives. There is an allocated parking space behind secure gates and additional parking can be arranged on request.
The three bedroomed apartments are duplex with a similar ground floor layout but with an additional master bedroom, this spacious room has an additional en-suite, dressing room and sitting area next to the floor to ceiling window to enjoy the magnificant elevated sea views.
One allocated parking space per booking, a car pass must be shown at all times.
Additional parking available at £45 per week within the development.
Lift access to some apartments as detailed in property overview
Landscaped sub-tropical gardens with private pathway to the beach.
2 minute walk to Carbis Bay beach.
1 minute walk to the scenic rail line for access to St. Ives and surrounding area.
Carbis Beach Apartments accommodate 52 guests plus infants in 13 properties.
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