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The Cobbles Downalong, St Ives

 
 
£1167 - £2892
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The Cobbles is a boutique cottage in the heart of Downalong, with two parking spaces directly outside and just a short stroll to Porthmeor beach and the harbour. Formerly a pilchard press, it has been lovingly converted into a spacious home for a family of seven, yet can easily cater for smaller groups at a significantly reduced weekly rate.

Entrance

four steps from parking area to ground floor entrance hall and sitting area:

Sitting room

two armchairs, two seater sofa, iPod dock and digital radio.

Sitting/dining/kitchen area

spiral staircase leads from entrance down one level to kitchen/dining and additional sitting room, gas hob and oven, tumble dryer, washing machine, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, dining table with four chairs and three seater bench, two sofas, armchair, iPod dock, TV/DVD.

Bedroom 1

accessed from ground floor; king size double bed, TV, en suite with shower, WC, basin.

Bedroom 2

double bed, en suite with shower, WC, basin. Room used as part of low occupancy rate.

Bedroom 3

king size double bed, TV, en suite with shower, WC, basin. Room used as part of low occupancy rate.

Bedroom 4

suitable for children; single bed, cosy en suite with WC and basin.

Additional information

complimentary toiletries, gas central heating, 2 parking spaces, spiral staircase may not be suitable for those with limited mobility, small outside passageway from the front basement door into a planted area with storage for beach items, WiFi, one dog welcome, short breaks available.

 

We had a great week in the Cobbles, which is in a fantastic location for getting to all of St Ives, whether you want galleries (Penwith is next door!), the town or beach. A lovely, comfortable and quirky cottage that we didn’t want to leave!

July 2018

A real home from home. It is obviously a much loved cottage.

November 2014

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2018

1 January2272
6 Jan - 3 Feb1167
10 Feb - 17 Feb1199
24 Feb - 17 Mar1167
24 March1542
31 Mar - 7 Apr1573
14 Apr - 28 Apr1286
5 May1554
12 May - 19 May1594
26 May2098
2 Jun - 9 Jun1833
16 Jun - 23 Jun2028
30 June2264
7 July2378
14 July2423
21 Jul - 18 Aug2892
25 August2216
1 Sep - 8 Sep1833
15 September1762
22 September1443
29 Sep - 13 Oct1429
20 October1537
27 Oct - 8 Dec1167
15 Dec - 22 Dec1816
29 Dec - 31 Dec2272

2019

1 Jan - 9 Feb1167
16 February1199
23 Feb - 30 Mar1167
6 Apr - 13 Apr1573
20 April1542
27 April1286
4 May1554
11 May - 18 May1594
25 May2098
1 Jun - 8 Jun1833
15 Jun - 22 Jun2028
29 June2264
6 July2377
13 July2423
20 July2690
27 Jul - 24 Aug2892
31 Aug - 7 Sep1833
14 September1762
21 September1443
28 Sep - 12 Oct1429
19 October1537
26 October1537
2 Nov - 14 Dec1167
21 December1780
28 Dec - 31 Dec2272
 

Downalong

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. 

 Sunday 31st December 2018

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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 2019

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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.

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

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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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.

We had a great week in the Cobbles, which is in a fantastic location for getting to all of St Ives, whether you want galleries (Penwith is next door!), the town or beach. A lovely, comfortable and quirky cottage that we didn’t want to leave!

July 2018

We had a lovely holiday but struggled with the spiral staircase. We think more information should be given to potential guests about the tricky spiral staircase. This is a particularly difficult spiral staircase & dangerous for both the children & elderly.

March 2016

Reply from Aspects Holidays

Thank you for your comments. We always try to ensure that our descriptions are as honest and transparent as possible, but we will always look at how we can improve them; so whilst we already pictured the spiral staircase and mentioned it in the description, we can understand that sometimes details like this can be missed, or the difficulty of them, not always obvious. We have now added additional wording to our website description to state please note this property has a spiral staircase that leads down to the basement kitchen which you may feel is not suitable for toddlers or elderly relatives in your party. For anyone that may be concerned about their suitability, please do not hesitate to contact one of our team to check on this first. We hope that everything else was just as you expected, and that you had a fantastic time. Tanya, Customer Services

A real home from home. It is obviously a much loved cottage.

November 2014

 
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