Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
With oak furnishings and sumptuous leather sofas, this quality first floor apartment will delight its guests. The attention to detail means that guests will have everything they need for a luxury self-catering break. Carbis Bay beach and the scenic rail line into St. Ives are only a few minutes walk away - who needs a car?! Silver Sands boasts stunning sea views from its living area and balcony, making it an ideal beach retreat.
Silver Sands has an spacious open plan living area with stunning views across St Ives Bay, your eyes will always be drawn towards the patio doors where the views and colours will both inspire and relax you. There are two large leather settees and a 32" LCD Freeview TV. A Playstation II and HiFi system with IPOD docking station are also provided for your entertainment. The sideboard contains a selection of DVD's , CD's, books and games for those lazy days indoors. One of the oustanding features of Silver Sands is the wide patio balcony that opens from the lounge, beautifully lit at nighttime this can be used for al fresco dining or just relaxing and enjoying the stunning views across St Ives Bay at any time of the day. The lounge also has a superb lighting system where the lights can be dimmed and adjusted to reflect your mood.
The dining area of Silver Sands is part of the open plan living accommodation and enjoys the stunning views across St. Ives Bay, so although you will be tempted by the superb choice of restaurants in the area, dining-in will be a pleasure. The dining furniture is modern oak with leather chairs and seating for six people. The intelligent lighting system can be changed to reflect you mood. There is a Welcome Book provided with a wealth of information about the area, the restaurant reviews in our Visitor Book will also help you decide where to dine out. A number of take away restaurants offer services allowing you dine at one of the best tables in Carbis Bay - Silver Sands dining room.
Silver Sands has a fully fitted luxury kitchen with all the latest integral appliances including a Neff Cooker and hob, microwave, washer dryer and dishwasher. You will find all the kitchen gadgets that a gourmet chef would be pleased with, also including a coffer maker, toaster and kettle. There may not be any arguments as to who does the cooking or washing up, the kitchen of Silver Sands is part of the open living area and so enjoys the stunning views across St Ives Bay. In addition there is a breakfast bar with stools provided for anyone who would prefer to keep chef company.
Bedroom One with En-Suite
The Master Bedroom of Silver Sands is a sunny room at the rear of the apartment. With a king size bed and bedside cabinets with reading lights, this relaxing room with provide a comfortable night's rest leaving you fresh for a busy day on the beach, walking the coastal paths or discovering the delights of Cornwall. For your entertainment, there is an LCD TV with a DVD player. A hair dryer is also provided even hair straighteners to save a little on packing the suitcase.
There is plenty of storage provided in Silver Sands with fitted wardrobes and drawer, there is also a dressing table with mirror. A travel cot is provided for younger guests, bedding is not provided. There is a superbly fitted en-suite with contemporary white Italian designer basin and sanitaryware, WC and shower enclosure. There are smart stream lined chrome mixer taps, shower fixtures. Sheer luxury.
Silver Sands has a sunny rear aspect second bedroom, furnished with twin beds, there is plenty of storage provided with wardrobe, drawers and bedside cabinets with reading lights. For your entertainment, an LCD TV with integral DVD player is provided. A hair dryer is also provided.
The family bathroom is close to the second bedroom down the spacious hall, Bath sheet, bath towel and hand towel are provided for each guest.
Silver Sands has two superb contemporary bathrooms, there is a family bathroom with w.c., wash basin, and bath with hand shower attachment. This spacious bathroom has been beautifully tiled with sandstone , the fittings are sleek chrome, the sanitary ware is white Italian design.
The en-suite to the master bedroom, is also furnished in the same superb contemporary style with a white Italian basin, WC and a shower enclosure with overhead shower. There is a feature wall of a textural sandstone tiles. A bath sheet, bath towel and hand towel is provided for each guest. Complimentary toiletries are also provided in each bathroom.
One of the great features of Silver Sands is a spacious patio balcony, with stunning views across St Ives Bay, you can get up early to enjoy the sunrise over Hayle and Godrevy and then relax in the evening and watch the sunset over St Ives. There is a table and four chairs on the patio balcony which is thoughtfully designed with blue lighting to provide a restful ambience in the evening, enjoy al fresco dinners or just relax and watch the views. The communal gardens of The Sands in front of the apartment have been carefully designed with shrubs and trees.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Carbis Bay 300 m|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 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, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, 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.
The Sands are a prestigious development of contemporary apartments of various designs, ideally positioned to maximise the views across St. Ives Bay. The Sands are convenient for the Blue Flag accredited Carbis Bay beach and the delightful single line rail connection, this being perhaps the most scenic railway journey in the UK, linking St. Ives to Penzance. Also a short walk to the South West Coastal Path at Hawkes Point.
The apartments at The Sands have been thoughtfully designed and incorporate numerous luxurious features such as open plan living areas with mood lighting, fully fitted designer kitchens and sumptuous tiled bathrooms. Each has been tastefully furnished to a very high standard, offering contemporary holiday accommodation for the discerning visitor to Cornwall.
Lift access to some apartments as detailed in property overview
Landscaped sub-tropical gardens.
An allocated parking space is provided with additional public parking nearby.
4 minute walk to Carbis Bay beach.
2 minute walk to the scenic rail line for access to St. Ives and surrounding area.
The Sands apartments accommodate 28 guests in 7 properties.