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If a true taste of traditional St Ives is what you seek then look no further. Mermaid's Rest is a charming stone cottage, set over four floors and tastefully furnished and featuring original wooden floorboards throughout. This traditional four storey cottage is located in the conservation area of Downalong, and is literally seconds away from the beautiful Harbour beach and only a couple of minutes walk away from the surfing beach, Porthmeor. Although close to all the local shops, restaurants and beaches Mermaid's Rest is within a residential area so is a perfect getaway for couples or families any time of the year.