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The Burrow
Downalong, St Ives

£322 - £750 per week

The Burrow is a ground floor, studio apartment located in the heart of Downalong just seconds from Porthgwidden beach. Its modern interior is perfect for couples looking for their own little haven to escape to, while easily being able to access all that the popular town of St Ives has to offer. The comfortable furnishings and welcoming space allow you to come and go with ease, whether using The Burrow as a base to explore St Ives, or simply to spend some quality time together to relax. The well-equipped kitchen is perfect to cook up a feast, using some fresh, local produce from places like the Allotment Deli, you might even be able to purchase some fresh seafood from the fisherman on the Quay as they land their catch.

Start your mornings wandering along the harbour, where you can book a boat trip out to Seal Island, you may even spot some dolphins, or bring the day to a close with a stroll around the nearby Island, watching the evening surfers catch a wave on Porthmeor beach, as you enjoy the stunning sunset.


just off Burrow road at street level into:

Kitchen/dining/sitting room

electric oven and hob, slimline dishwasher, fridge/ice box, breakfast bar with two stools, sofa bed, TV. Door to:

Shower room

shower, basin. WC.

Additional information

Heating throughout, fridge with adequate freezer compartment, please ensure your dog is not left alone in The Burrow, should you require alternate changeover days in The Burrow please contact the bookings team, WiFi, one small well behaved dog permitted, short breaks available.


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1 Jan - 5 Feb323
12 Feb - 19 Feb390
26 February322
5 March328
12 March331
19 March330
26 March365
2 Apr - 16 Apr465
23 April360
30 April390
7 May - 21 May405
28 May615
4 June476
11 June495
18 June533
25 June600
2 Jul - 9 Jul630
16 July698
23 Jul - 20 Aug750
27 August698
3 September503
10 September450
17 Sep - 24 Sep420
1 Oct - 8 Oct375
15 Oct - 22 Oct443
29 Oct - 10 Dec323
17 Dec - 31 Dec480
31 December600


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 2022

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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. 

6th February 2023

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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.

13th - 15th May 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.

10th - 24th September 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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