With fabulous sea views over Porthmeor Beach and The Island this stylish property is just a few minutes walk to the beach and town. Stroll down to Porthmeor Beach for the perfect coffee in Porthmeor beach Cafe or wander along the cobbled streets to soak up the atmosphere of this beautiful town.
Park on the drive at the front of the house (The drive will take 2 small cars or one large 4x4) and enter 2 Clodgy View through the front door, climb the limestone stair case to the first floor where you will find the main bathroom and large twin bedroom with it 2 comfy beds, large window and flat screen TV. Climb four more stairs to the spacious kitchen dinner and then through to the living room with its stunning sea views over Porthmeor. This modern living room has comfy sofas to relax on and large windows to take in the amazing sea views and once you have watch the fabulous sunset over Porthmeor curl up on the sofa, drop the blinds and enjoy the latest movies from the endless range we provide via Netflix on the 43" wall mounted plasma TV with surround sound or catch up on your surfing with the Free WiFi.
Upstairs the Master bedroom boasts an extremely comfortable double bed positioned so you wake to stunning views of the sea, it has its own shower room with marble sink and a shower with a sea view, and just outside the room is the wc and another sink for the double bedroom to use. The second double bedroom has more sea view but this time toward Porthminster.
St Ives has a fabulous array of excellent award winning restaurants, numerous cafes serving great coffee. Famous for its artists The Tate St Ives is well worth a visit as are the numerous private art galleries - a haven for all artists, the light in St Ives is very special making it a perfect choice for all artists. The 5 beautiful beaches are safe and clean with Porthmeor being a great surf beach, it has a surf school as well as hire facilities, cafe and restaurant between Easter and October. Porthminster Beach is delightful and has the famous Porthminster Beach Cafe serving delicious locally sourced and lovely created food - a must for all foodies!
The harbour town beach is perfect for watching the world go by and the boats bobbing about in the water at high tide, not to mention the common seals that visit the harbour. Porthgwidden Beach is smaller, has a great restaurant serving breakfast on the deck is a great pastime and if you are lucky you may see one of the pods of dolphins that regularly visit St Ives Bay. Bamaluz Beach is a small rocky cove with sand at low tide.
If you can drag yourself away from St Ives you will find some lovely places to visit, during the summer The Minnack outdoor theatre which clings to the clifftop at Porthcurno is a great experience, the shows are popular and go ahead no matter what the weather and only 30-40 mins drive. Falmouth is a bustling town with Rick Steins fish restaurant as well as some great shops, boat trips and water sports. Penzance is the gateway to the Isles of Scilly where day trips on the ferry leave, the town has an eclectic mix of galleries and shops. Marazion boasts the majestic St Michael's Mount which you can walk to at low tide of catch the little ferry.
As for gardens, Cornwall has an abundance of wonderful gardens open to the public, Trebah is a favorite with a riot of colour and interest throughout the year, Glendurgan has a maze, of course The Eden Project is a must on your to do list - so many more gardens, too many to mention in this small space! St Ives is in a great location and never more than 30-40 mins from the south coast, Helford river, the far west of Cornwall with Sennen Cove or further north such as Padstow, Newquay, Fowey so a perfect place to stay.
The south west coast path is a 5 minute walk from the house so we are a perfect choice for those walkers wanting to explore the glorious rugged coast.
Note : A baby travel cot and high chair are available on request.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite|
|Check in time:||14:00|
|Check out time:||10:00|
|Nearest beach||Porthmeor 300 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newquay 56 km, Nearest railway: St Ives 1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (2), Single Beds (2), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 7|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
St Ives is set in the beautiful county of Cornwall (Kernow in Cornish), it is a stunning county with dramatic coast line, tree lined creeks to explore by boat and over 600 miles of coastline to discover you won't be disappointed.
So relax on the white sandy beaches, enjoy fabulous fresh seafood, so come and discover why Cornwall is the most popular holiday destination in England.
St Ives is a fantastic holiday destination and offers something for everyone with 4 main beaches, Porthmeor being the surf beach, the harbour beach is perfect for sunbathing or watching the world go by, Porthgwidden a small quite beach and Porthminster beach with its famous beach cafe restaurant.
With The Millennium Gallery, The Tate St Ives or one of the many wonderful art galleries to visit this famous town is an artists delight. Why not book some lessons at the Porthmeor Studios where regular painting classes take place.
For those who enjoy walking St Ives is Ideal, explore the south west coast path with its dramatic and breathtaking coastline.
In May the St Ives Food and Drink festival takes place and is well worth visiting. In September the St Ives Festival takes place with music and art taking centre stage. Christmas and New Year are really special times and the town comes alive with the famous fancy dress street party on New Years Eve.