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23 The Digey - St Eia Downalong, St Ives

£371 - £890

23 The Digey is a cosy little sanctuary, full of character and in an impeccable location, merely a ten second walk to Porthmeor beach. You are also only thirty seconds from the harbour front, where you can find local fishing trips, speed boats, ice cream, pasties, superb restaurants and much, much more! This cute cottage exudes Cornish charm and is in the heart of this bustling seaside town, where everything you could need is within walking distance. You can end a busy day at the beach with some of the most amazing sunsets, which are essentially right on your doorstep. This bijoux retreat is great for a small family and perfect for a couple who want to bring along their four-legged friend, any time of the year.

Sitting/dining/kitchen area

sofa, wooden armchair, TV/DVD, electric glow effect fire, table with seating for four, washing machine, fridge with freezer compartment.

Bedroom 1

double bed.

Bedroom 2

bunk beds.

Shower room

shower, WC, basin.

Additional information

gas central heating, WiFi, up to two dogs welcome, short breaks available.


Lovely cottage great location for the beach and walking our dogs.

October 2018

Fabulous cozy cottage within walking distance from coastal walks ,beaches ,pubs, galleries,cake shops,and jollity .With the added pleasure of it being dog friendly.

August 2018

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28 Sep - 12 Oct430
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2 Nov - 14 Dec371
21 December544
28 Dec - 31 Dec687


Situated between Porthmeor Beach and the harbour, where fishermen still land a daily catch, holiday cottages in this area are ideally situated for those guests who want to stay right in the heart of the town within seconds of all St Ives has to offer. The cottages, most of which still retain much of their original character and features, have been updated to accommodate modern day living and offer a home from home whilst giving a true feeling of the real St Ives. Read about Holidays in St Ives.

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Local events

St Ives Food & Drink Festival

Growing in size and popularity, the St Ives Food Festival features top chefs, quality Cornish goods, sandcastle competitions for children and food demonstrations.

10th - 12th May 2019

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St Ives Bay Helicopter Tours

For two weeks only, Adventure 001, supporters of Cornwall Air Ambulance, will be bringing their helicopter experiences to St Ives! Choose from a 6 minute flight from £35 to a 30 minute flight from £96 and take in the incredible views across St Ives bay and beyond!

Dates TBC August 2019 

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St Ives Lifeboat Day

A fun packed day hosted by the RNLI lifeboat Station. See the lifeboats on display and in action on the water with demonstrations featuring one of the HM Coastguard helicpoters!

August 2019

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St Ives September Festival

Now becoming a sellout event, this festival keeps attracting more and more visitors who come to enjoy a wide range of acts, including music, theatre, poetry and visual arts.

14th - 28th September 2019

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New Year's Eve in St Ives

Spend New Year's Eve in St Ives for an unforgettable evening at the largest fancy dress party in the county. Ring in the New Year with an unbeatable fireworks display by the sea. 

31st December 2019

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St Ives Feast Day

Held on the anniversary of the consecration of the Parish Church of St Eia in 1434 AD, Feast Day offers visitors to witness - and even join in with - some centuries-old traditions. A morning precesison led by the Mayor to bless the Well of St Eia. Following this, the Mayor will 'Hurls the Silver Ball' into a crowd of children who assemble on the beach below. The one who returns the ball to the Guildhall steps by midday receives a silver coin. In the afternoon the Mayor then throw pennies from the balcony of the Guildhall for children to collect.

4th February 2020

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What our guests say...

We love hearing about our guests’ experiences, and we know how important honest reviews are when it comes to booking your holiday. To help you choose the right property for you, we publish all reviews left by guests who have stayed here in the past, with the few exceptions stated in our Review Guidelines.

Lovely cottage great location for the beach and walking our dogs.

October 2018

Fabulous cozy cottage within walking distance from coastal walks ,beaches ,pubs, galleries,cake shops,and jollity .With the added pleasure of it being dog friendly.

August 2018

Lovely cottage in a great location, convenient for everything in the town. Although the cottage is small it easily accommodated the two of us and our two medium sized dogs.

December 2017

A charming, cosy, traditional cottage which was perfect for our short break. Great location only yards from Porthmeor for dog walks and Fore Street for everything else. Thank you.

October 2017

£371 - £890