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Sandals, 3 Fish Street, By the Harbour.

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 24 reviews

Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome

' Sandals ' cottage was originally a fisherman's cottage ( hence Fish St ! ) and has been been renovated in October 2014. The oldest house in St Ives is just over the road from the cottage

A minutes walk from Sandals is the lovely harbour and harbour beach, just a minute further on is Fore Street with all it's gift shops, restaurants, ice cream parlours etc. A few minutes further on is Porthmeor beach, the main beach in St Ives, a beautiful long expanse of sand where you can surf, paddle, sunbathe, go rock pooling or explore the Tate

Open plan downstairs is the living room, fast Wifi, large smart TV with free Netflix (over 500 free films to watch), a full metal frame sofa bed plus 2 armchairs, and the very well equipped kitchen with seating for six

The bedrooms upstairs are a double, again with a new ( 2014) Smart TV with Netflix and plenty of storage room. There is also a twin single room. Both are newly decorated, double glazed and very comfortable

The following are all included; Linen, towels, some beach toys, free fast Wifi, cot, high chair, stair gate, full central heating and an extremely well equipped kitchen.

3 Fish Street is in a great location in Downalong, the best part of St Ives being right in the centre of what St Ives has to offer, no long hills to climb after a day at the beach or a night out !

The cottage has just about everything you could want for a family or couples holiday alike, as shown by the Tripadvisor reviews previous guests have been kind enough to leave for it.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Harbour Beach 30 m
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 50 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Newquay 60 km, Nearest railway: St Ives 1 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access
General Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair

The Cornwall region

Saint Ives is a lovely fishing village which both retains its traditional character yet has many many restaurants,galleries,craft shops and kiosks selling Cornish ice cream,as well as pasties !

Not only great in Summer, St Ives has plenty to offer all year round, a windy winters morning walk along the front watching the 'big seas' , dodging the odd wave that comes over the harbour wall followed by a drink in a cafe or pub is great fun !

The Cornish Riviera has so much to offer, great walks, amazing scenery, an abundance of wildlife ( seals are regular visitors to the Harbour and you can take a boat ride to see 100's of seals basking in the sun at Seal Island if you are lucky you may even see dolphins), lots of attractions like Flambards theme park or just somewhere to get away from it all.

The St Ives school of art was home to Barbara Hepworth,Bernard Leach and now has the famous Tate St Ives.

Nearby attractions include country houses with splendid gardens,The Minack open air theatre,Flambards theme park,Lands end and some great coastal path walks.

St Ives

Downalong is a warren of windy cobbled streets in the (in my opinion) best bit of St Ives.The cottages were mainly fisherman's houses and retain much character. Love lane, Rose Lane ,Teetotal street and even Virgin Street are all nearby street names.

Downalong is mid way between the 3 main beaches and close to the shops,pubs and restaurants.

The other big advantage of being so central is there is no long walk up the hill after your day in the town or on the beach when you want to return to your accommodation.

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Review 1-10 of 24

27 Dec 2014


"Great location,beautifully decorated,very well maintained."

We loved the cottage,we were greeted with scones,jam and cream,what a lovely personal touch! Its in a great location,close to everything.It was spotlessly clean,lovely white bedding,fluffy pillows and comfy duvets all very important to me! All the info i received in welcome pack was exactly as we found it.I loved the fact that it has a beach feel to it although modern at the same time with great artwork and funky lights. There were five of us staying and i would say although it sleeps 6 i think it probably works better with four,thats a very persnal point of view which is probably made on the fact my eldest son is 6 foot 3 so finding him on the sofa bed downstairs makes everything look a little smaller than reality!!! I would highly recommend this beautiful cottage and corresponding with the owner through email has been quick, efficient and a pleasure! A lovely experience!!!!

22 Dec 2014


"A place to relax, re energise and be close to nature."

December in St Ives was a chance to relax, re energise my batteries and enjoy being close to the sea. As a group of friends we all found something to please in St Ives, quaint shops, a good sample of … More

13 Dec 2014


"Lovely out of season break"

St.ives is the perfect winter destination. We travelled by train wihich was straight through from Paddington to St. Erth and arrived at St.ives on a bright and blustery Monday afternoon. The cottage i… More

15 Nov 2014


"Lives up to all the reviews!"

It's a perfectly idyllic little cottage, ideal location for the harbour and town centre - not more than a few mins away from all the excellent restaurants, bars and beaches. Not too much of a hil… More

29 Oct 2014


"Compact (for us) but very tidy & tasteful"

We were 5 adults but we fitted in. We found the place clean and with all facilities, utilities & equipment we could need. The TVs were great when we were in and the Wi-Fi was very good for all that us… More

6 Oct 2014


"absolutely wonderful stay."

Not long returned from a wonderful stay in this charming cottage. Ideally located just a stones throw away from the harbour (literally!) everywhere is easy to get to and close by. Little attention to … More

18 Aug 2014


"The perfect base for a perfect holiday"

I have just returned from a wonderful week at 3 Fish Street with my wife and daughter (7). The accommodation was clean, comfortable and perfectly situated just a few yards from the Sloop Inn, the Harb… More

15 Jun 2014



Me, my Wife and our 6 week old boy decided to book here on the previous reviews, as well as the location looking ideal for carting a small child around. We were certainly not disappointed! PROs: - A f… More

1 Jun 2014


"Fantastic cottage in a superb location!!"

Just returned for a fantastic stay at 3 fish st the cottage was ideally located in the centre of st ives, a stones through from the sloop inn and beach , the cottage was clean and well equipped and th… More

27 May 2014


"Simply superb"

Great fishermans cottage perfectly located in the heart of St Ives, Harbour Beach is less than a minutes stroll away! The cottage was spotless and clean and complete with all we needed for our stay. W… More

Review 1-10 of 24

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Calendar last updated:22 Jan 2015

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