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Sandals, 3 Fish Street, By the Harbour.


Excellent 5/5 Score from 19 reviews

3 Fish street, very central, 30 sec walk to Harbour. Fast WiFi.

Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner

' Sandals ' cottage was originally a fisherman's cottage ( hence Fish St ! ) and has been been renovated in June 2013. 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
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 West Country 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 19

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

18 May 2014


"Locality, Accessability, furnishing and attention to detail"

Everything you can think of is provided in very good quality and style, and the latest technology. Loved having the TV in the main bedroom - great for catch up and freeview films, great night watching. Excellent communications with owner - Derrick. Another lovely stay in St.Ives.

13 May 2014


"Simply perfection..."

Myself, boyfriend and our two doggies have just returned from a three night stay at the cottage and are thrilled to have stayed in such a comfortable and homely place. Everything we needed was there … More

12 May 2014


"Excellent close to everything"

Well positioned accommodation with walking distance to everything. Well equipped, clean and parking not too much trouble in April. Would go back as had a relaxing stay weather lovely.

5 May 2014


"Lovely little cottage"

We've just come back from our stay short stay in St. Ives and it was lovely. This cottage was absolutely fantastic and a real home away from home. The cottage is beautifully decorated and had eve… More

12 Apr 2014


"Lovely cottage in a perfect location"

Stayed for a week just before Easter.
This is a lovely quaint cottage , with all amenities to hand.
It is perfectly located ,very close to beaches , shops , restaurants and the wonderful Sloop Pub.

Review 1-10 of 19

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Calendar last updated:13 Oct 2014

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