Close to the Beach
Contemporary Family Apartment
Sleeping four, this elegant yet laid-back contemporary apartment boasts impeccable loft-style accommodation with a very generous master bedroom. Beautifully equipped with all you need, walls accented with local art work, this tasteful apartment is an ideal holiday base.
Spread over two floors, the descriptor has to be ‘spacious’. With its open-plan living room, characterised by exposed beams, high ceilings and oak limed floors, calm is created, while large sofas make end of the day relaxing a certainty.
Island has two bedrooms, the master overlooking the sub-tropical courtyard which with its Mediterranean feel. Tucked away from the daily bustle, you should sleep soundly in the super-comfy beds. Light, tasteful decor also creates that real sense of space.
The contemporary family bathroom finished in black slate has a bath and separate shower, to suit everyone’s needs.
From here, you can take a morning walk on sandy Blue Flag Porthmeor Beach given its wonderful location, or step out to the shops on Fore Street and beyond.
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).
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Short breaks are offered at Island from a minimum of 3 days (please contact the owner for short break enquiries).
Apartment spread over 2 floors
Close to the beach and town centre