Charming fisherman's cottage in St Ives
Coral Cottage is an idyllic fisherman’s cottage situated in one of the oldest parts of St Ives, the Warren. These old fisherman’s cottages are centrally located and just a short walk from The Harbour and Porthminster Beach.
Built in 1811, this quaint dog-friendly cottage has an abundance of character features including exposed Cornish granite, beams and wooden floorboards. Sleeping 4, there are 2 bedrooms. The master bedroom boasts WiFi speakers, a sumptuous Simba Hybrid mattress and accent lighting. The second bedroom is designed for up to 2 children, with bunk beds and plenty of toys, books and fairy lights to enjoy.
The family bathroom features a large double ended bath with shower over.
The kitchen comes fully equipped, and the living/dining area is open planned with a dining table seating four. The exposed granite in the living area provides plenty of character, and for a modern touch there’s a SmartTV. At the rear courtyard, which is a rarity in St Ives, there is a beautiful circular modern white seating area which is south facing, perfect for catching the last of the day’s sun.
There is no parking at Coral Cottage however there is a public car park to the rear of the cottage.
St Ives is located in western Cornwall. There is plenty to do in St Ives and it is a fantastic location if you plan on exploring a little further afield too.
One of St Ives most well-known attractions is the Tate St Ives, which is one of only four Tate galleries in the UK and is a haven for lovers of modern art. Artists praise St Ives for its beautiful light and it has inspired many pieces.
The cobbled streets of St Ives are home to many shops, galleries and cafes and most businesses are small independents or artisans. Check out Cornwall Soapbox for handmade soaps and aromatherapy products made in Cornwall!
When visiting St Ives, there are many bars, restaurants and cafes to choose from. Porthminster Kitchen regularly receives great reviews and has a strong focus on fresh local food or head to Blas Burgerworks for a tasty handcrafted burger using ingredients sourced from the area.
For beach lovers, there are plenty to choose from… St Ives Harbour Beach, Porthgwidden Beach, Porthkidney Beach or Carbis Bay to name but a few. Families and couples will enjoy relaxing on the sand or playing in the water. St Ives Surf School offers sessions for surfing, kayaking, paddleboarding and coasteering. All great fun! If you prefer to stay a little drier though, St Ives Boat Trips run sea-life safaris to see the local dolphins and seals!
St Ives sits at the bottom of the A30, so if you are looking to explore more of the Cornwall coast, then this is a great base and you can book ferries for day trips to the Scilly Isles from Penzance (only a 20 minute drive away).
Coral Cottage is available weekly from a Friday. Please view the current availablity in the calendars below and then click the Submit An Enquiry button...
Booking enquires are made direct with the owner for this property.
Short breaks or alternative arrival dates may also be available. Please Submit an Enquiry below...
Short breaks are offered at Coral Cottage from a minimum of 3 days (please contact the owner for short break enquiries).
Sleeps 2 adults and 2 children
Full of Cornish character
A south-facing rear courtyard with seating
Master bedroom with luxury Simba Hybrid mattress
Second bedroom with bunk beds
Family bathroom features a large double ended bath with shower over