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Out of the Blue
Downalong, St Ives

£716 - £1990 per week

Located right in the heart of St Ives, Out of the Blue is beautifully furnished and has recently been lovingly refurbished to a high standard. This original fisherman's cottage now offers contemporary accommodation, set over three floors, and offers a comfortable living space for guests to relax in together, whether you're enjoying a movie night or dining together with a home cooked meal. The top floor bedroom offers beautiful dual aspect sea views with a cosy window seat looking over the rooftops to Harbour beach on one side and to Porthmeor beach on the other. The en suite, in addition to the main bathroom, provides privacy for your party to get ready with ease in the mornings, before heading out for a day of exploring. Within minutes you can be strolling through Fore Street, taking in the smell of freshly made Cornish pasties and sweet homemade fudge, while window shopping the local boutiques, or head to one of five nearby beaches, where you can dip your toes in the warm golden sand or go paddling in the clear blue waters.


from Virgin Street leading straight into:

Sitting/dining room

two sofas, Smart TV, occasional chair, extendable dining table with five chairs, stairs to first floor bedrooms, doors to kitchen and rear entrance.


induction hob, electric oven, washing machine, fridge with freezer compartment.

Bedroom 1

double bed, TV, occasional chair, en suite shower room with basin and WC, open hanging storage.

Bedroom 2

single bed, Smart TV, open hanging storage.


bath with shower over, basin, WC. Stairs from landing leading to second floor:

Bedroom 3

double bed, TV, occasional chair, open hanging storage, window seat with sea views.

Additional information

electric modern heating throughout, the sea views are from the top floor bedroom, the rear entrance is through a gate down seven steps. There is no room to sit outside here but there is room to store beach gear, an outside heated shower and quick access to Porthmeor beach. This property will come with a parking space from 1st November 2021, located close by within a 7 minute walk from the property, WiFi, short breaks available.


A very cosy cottage in and excellent position close to everything St Ives has to offer.

September 2021

Great location, fully equipped cottage and tastefully decorated makes the place feel like home from home.

August 2021

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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

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 2021

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St Ives Shanty Shout Weekend

Featuring more than 20 sea shanty groups and with sailor and pirate themed fancy dress, this year's event will be raising money for Cornwall Air Ambulance and its New Heli Appeal. It'll take place in various pubs and venues in St Ives.

19th - 20th November 2021

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St Ives Feast Day

Feast Day offers visitors the chance to witness, and even join in with, a centuries-old tradition. The Mayor 'Hurls the Silver Ball' into the crowd on the beach below. The one who returns the ball to the Guildhall steps by midday receives a silver coin. 

TBC February 2022

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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.

17th - 19th September 2021

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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.

11th - 25th September 2021

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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!

TBC Summer 2022

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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! Book your flight online and take in the incredible views across St Ives bay and beyond!

July and August 2022

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What our guests say...

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. Please bear in mind that some facilities referred to by past guests in reviews can be removed or changed at any time.

A very cosy cottage in and excellent position close to everything St Ives has to offer.

Great location, fully equipped cottage and tastefully decorated makes the place feel like home from home.

Staying at Out of the Blue made for a perfect holiday. The location was excellent, the property had everything we wanted and was equipped to a very high standard. The owners have thought of everything to make a really enjoyable stay! Highly recommended.