Self Catering Accommodation in Carbis Bay near St Ives, Cornwall.
Large detached family home enjoying spectacular sea views, just 400m walk through a wooded valley to the beautiful sandy beach of Carbis Bay. Located on a quiet footpath away from main road and traffic.
A pleasant 20 min stroll along the scenic traffic free coast path (pushchair friendly) takes you to St Ives with its many shops, restaurants and galleries and charming, narrow, cobbled streets. An ideal location for those who would enjoy a relaxing seaside holiday within striking distance of the hustle and bustle of St Ives but away from its associated noise and parking problems.
This spacious 3 storey home is built reverse level, to maximise the views and comfortably sleeps up to 8 in 4 bedrooms with 3 bathrooms. Available for self-catering in July and August.
Patio doors open from the dining area to a large sunny, south facing balcony, perfect for breakfasting whilst listening to the surf and enjoying the view of the ocean. The gardens have plenty of space to play, with lawns, apple trees and a large terrace with table and chairs.
The light and spacious sitting room (6m x 7m) has floor to ceiling windows along one side with spectacular far reaching sea views and is ideal for relaxing whatever the weather with two large sofas, 40” flat screen TV, DVD player and HiFi.
Family Suite - comprising double bed + single child's sofa bed + ensuite shower room. TV and DVD player. Patio doors to garden.
Master bedroom - Kingsize bed withTV - Spacious new ensuite bathroom with WHIRLPOOL bath & shower - sea view
Twin bedroom - (can accommodate 3 children together if preferred) - sea view.
Single room - door to garden - sea view - can also be a twin if preferred.
Family bathroom with bath and shower over.
Large kitchen, dining room with superb sea views; oak table and leather padded oak chairs. Well equipped with large fridge freezer, dishwasher, double range electric oven and 5 burner gas hob.
Utility room - washing machine and drying facilities
Library of DVDs, games and books to borrow.
Wood decked, glass fronted balcony with table, chairs and parasol.
Further garden terrace with table and chairs.
Driveway parking for 2-3 cars and further parking on the lane if required.
All bed linen included, options of goose down duvets or hypoallergenic.
Superfast Fibre Broadband internet access and WiFi throughout.
Separate utility room with washing machine and plenty space for drying.
Only available in July / August
No pets and no smoking please.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 2 en suites|
|Nearest beach||Carbis Bay 300 m|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay 60 km, Nearest railway: Carbis Bay 300 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (1), Sofa Beds (1), Single Beds (4), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair available|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
The house is 5 mins from the sandy beach of Carbis Bay and 20 min walk from the hustle and bustle of St Ives with its many restaurants, shops and galleries. Cornwall is Englands favourite holiday destination, and with good reason! Miles of beautiful sandy beaches, stunning coastal scenery, and a cultural heritage that has made it home to hundreds of artists over the years.
Carbis Bay is a beautiful, calm, safe blue flag beach perfect for family holidays. As well as swimming, there is a watersports centre where you can try your hand at kayaking, sailing or even stand-up paddle boarding. A nice beach cafe or the Carbis Bay Hotel will serve lunches and snacks.
It is just a short distance to St Ives - a lovely coastal 20 minute walk or hop on the train if you don't want to drive in. Here you will find a wide range of restaurants, including some very high quality laces like the Porthminster Cafe, Porthmeor Cafe or Alba. There is a beautiful harbour and four more glorious beaches. You can learn to surf at Porthmeor, or enjoy the calm waters and soft sand on Porthminster beach. Don't forget to browse the boutique shops and art galleries, and have a visit to the Tate gallery.
Further afield, you can take fantastic day trips to St Michaels Mount, Porthcurno to visit the amazing cliffside Minack Theatre and Telegraph Museum, surfing at Sennen Cove and Gwithian, and a visit to the Eden Project.