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Casa Fina is a stunning, four bedroom, detached property with private parking and the added luxury of balconies in two of the bedrooms, which overlook the sea. Whether a family or coupled friends wishing to stay, en suites to each bedroom and two sitting rooms are the perfect way to enjoy your privacy, before coming together to eat, drink and be merry in the large kitchen/dining area. Casa Fina has been beautifully designed, with your comfort in mind and is sure to be remembered as the perfect holiday home from home.
*Take advantage of 20% off holidays during April, May and June* Situated a 15 minute walk uphill from the harbour front, Casa Fina is the ideal place for those who want to be based away from the hustle and bustle of the town, but are still able to access the restaurants, shops, bars and beautiful sandy beaches on foot. The private parking is perfect for leaving the car at home, and hopping on a train to explore the local towns.
two steps leading up from the driveway into the hallway. Stairs to first floor and doors leading to:
sofa, two chairs, Smart TV, patio doors leading to front and rear.
gas hob, electric oven, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, extendable table with seating for eight, TV.
washing machine, basin.
twin beds, en suite with free standing roll top bath, WC, basin. Located on the first floor.
king size double bed, balcony, sea glimpses, en suite with shower, WC, basin.
super king size double bed, dressing table, TV, en suite with shower, WC, basin. Stairs from the landing leading to the second floor:
situated on the top floor, king size double bed, balcony, sea views, en suite with shower, WC, basin. Door leading to:
two sofas, Smart TV.
the front of the property is paved for parking, table and chairs to the rear, accessed via the kitchen.
underfloor heating, parking for two large cars, sorry no children under the age of 6 years WiFi, short breaks available.
Super house and great location. Highly recommended.
Mr Hare September 2019
Fantastic holiday in St Ives. Beautiful house and location. Thank you Aspects.
Ms Allison July 2019
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Be inspired, watch our St Ives harbour webcam!
When you enjoy a self catering holiday in St Ives you have the flexibility to arrange your day around you. If a little exercise is on the cards the South West Coast Path is right on your doorstep and can lead you to some of the most spectacular spots in West Cornwall. Alternatively, pack up the clubs and play a round of golf at the West Cornwall Golf Club which also enjoys incredible sea views. If you're up for it, why not try Stand-Up Paddleboarding on Porthmeor? With the sea surrounding you in St Ives, there is almost always one beach you can surf from and you don't have to be super fit to enjoy the range of watersports on offer.
There is a huge art culture in St Ives, with dozens of art galleries and artist studios lining the cobbled streets where you can view local artists at work. The iconic Tate Gallery is located on the site of the former gas works, and features international modern and contemporary art exhibitions. The Barbara Hepworth Museum showcases some inspiring sculptures as well as paintings and drawings. If you would prefer to get more hands-on, book an art course with the St Ives School of Painting or try one of their drop-in life drawing sessions.
With a range of quirky, independent shops throughout the town, St Ives is a great place to shop, offering everything from local art galleries to traditional Cornish produce outlets and surf shops. Read more on our blog about Shopping in St Ives.
Boat trips run regularly from the harbour throughout summer where you can enjoy the views from a different angle. If you're lucky you may even see one of the 'resident' seals or view the dolphins at play. We work in partnership with St Ives Boat Rides, who offer trips to Seal Island, rib rides, self-drive motor boats and kayak and paddle board hire. Show your Aspects Holidays key ring when booking to receive a 10% discount! View all their services here: www.stivesboatrides.co.uk>
Surfing & Watersports
Learn to surf at the St Ives Surf School based at Porthmeor beach or why not try your hand at stand up paddleboarding or kayaking at Porthminster beach. Lessons are available for all skill levels. Read about surfing in St Ives on our blog.
Self catering in St Ives is the only way to go. With so many restaurants, pubs and cafes throughout the town, you will be spoilt for choice when deciding where to go. From the freshest Fish and Chips, to gourmet burgers, you'll struggle to find something you don't fancy. View our blog posts on Pubs in St Ives, Restaurants in St Ives and Affordable places to eat in St Ives. St Ives' popular 'Harbour Fish and Chips' also features in our blog post on The best fish and chips shops in West Cornwall.
In a survey conducted by TripAdvisor, St Ives was voted as the UK's No 1 Beach Resort. Stay at one of our St Ives self catering properties, and you'll be close by to 4 stunning beaches; Porthmeor, Porthminster, the Harbour, and Porthgwidden. Watch local fishermen land their daily catches on the harbour, or soak up the sun in at one of the family friendly blue flag beaches. With each beach boasting its own charm and appeal; you'll find something for everyone, with family friendly beaches, popular watersports venues, wide-open flat sands and hidden rock pools. Find out more about St Ives beaches or read about beaches in the surrounding area.
Holidays in St Ives are popular all year round. Whether enjoying a family summer holiday or out-of-season break, there's always something going on in St Ives.
Christmas & New Year's Eve in St Ives
Visit during the festive period and you can watch Santa arriving on an RNLI lifeboat before switching on the Christmas lights. Soak up the atmosphere on New Year's Eve in St Ives and enjoy a spectacular firework display and a huge variety of fancy dress. Be warned though, as its gets extremely busy, so book tables in pubs and restaurants to avoid disappointment. Read more about New Year's Eve in St Ives >
Food and Drink Festival
Held in the middle of May each year, the St Ives Food and Drink festival is the UK's only festival of this type to be held on a beach. With live music, a wide range of products from Cornwall's finest food producers, and demonstrations from some of the country's best chefs, this two-day event attracts both locals and visitors alike. Read more on our blog.
Running for two weeks each year, St Ives hosts the ever-popular September festival. Perfect for the whole family, the festival includes live music, theatrical performances and comedy sketches. Browse the dozens of artist studios, take part in a theatrical workshop or just simply soak up the atmosphere on the harbour front.
If you want to enjoy the surrounding scenery but don't want to do the walking, why not take the coastal train to St Erth? From there, you can connect to Penzance, Truro or even further afield. We believe St Ives is a great self catering holiday location – there's always something to do and you’ll soon understand why we are so proud to be involved in the St Ives community.
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Find unique Christmas presents and tasty treats at Flambards Christmas Craft Fayre. Stalls will be set up in various areas of the park, there will be Christmas music to get everyone in the festive spirit and a chance to meet Santa too.
30th November - 1st December 2019
Possibly the most well-known and popular Christmas Lights in the county, Moushole combines stunning displays against the backdrop of their gorgeous Cornish fishing harbour to bring real festive magic to all who visit at this special time of year.
14th December 2019 - 4th January 2020
Visit Santa and his elves at the magical grotto at Paradise Park on selected dates in December. Tickets include a gift from Santa and there's no need to book, tickets are on sale on the day from 10am.
TBC 15th - 24th December 2019 (selected dates)
Each year, the people of Penzance celebrate the Winter solstace with a festival of Cornish tradition, torch processions, and dancing.
21st December 2019
The tradition of Tom Bawcock comes from the feast or famine lifestyle of Cornwall. The story goes that it was just before Christmas; there had been no fish for weeks, the boats couldn’t get out into the raging storm, the village was starving. One man, Tom Bawcock, dared to take his boat out of the harbour’s safety. He returned with enough fish to make fish pie for the whole village.
Today, a festival takes place each year to celebrate Tom Bawcock's bravery. During the festival, Star Gazey pies are eaten in memory of this famous event.
23rd December 2019
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
Find out more about New Year's Eve in St Ives here>
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
The West Cornwall Spring Show has been running for over 90 years and is a showcase for horticultural excellence within the area of Penwith.
TBC 1st - 2nd March 2020
The small Cornish fishing village of Porthleven hosts its annual Food & Music Festival every April and encorporates street performers, a range of local produce, Samba dancing, theatre, beer marquees, hip-hop dancers, fireworks, Cornish singing & much, much mmore...the list is endless!
26th - 28th April 2020
Join in the celebrations at this community led festival of free entertainment. The annual event celebrates the engineering and mining history of the Camborne area, and is dedicated to Richard Trevithick, pioneer of high pressure steam power & inventor of Road and Railway Locomotives.
27th April 2020
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 2020
Golowan Festival is an annual community arts event that celebrates local culture and the social and natural environment. 'Mazey Day' takes place on the Saturday of the festival and guarantees to be a very colourful affair!
21st - 30th June 2020
Popular with visitors and locals alike, this exciting festival celebrates everything literary, including spoken, written, recited and sung word. Take part in the reading and writing discussions and activities and enjoy the many performances.
3rd - 6th July 2020
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 2020
Enjoy a weekend of live music, local food and drink, food demonstrations, crafts and local goods stalls and much more! Don't miss out!
25th - 27th July 2020
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!
8th August 2020
Newlyn Fish Festival is the biggest and best of its kind in the UK. Taste some of the finest seafood on offer and enjoy cookery demonstrations, live music and arts and crafts. Local fishmongers take part in the The Cornish fishmonger of the year competition and the popular 'Fishy Trail' is perfect to keep the kids entertained.
26th August 2020
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 2020
The 2018 shout will feature more than 20 sea shanty groups for a fun weekend of shanty singing, sailor and pirate themed fancy dress and beer. This year's event will be raising money for Cornwall Air Ambulance and its New Heli Appeal and takes place in various pubs and venues in St Ives.
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Super house and great location. Highly recommended.
Mr Hare Sep 2019
Fantastic holiday in St Ives. Beautiful house and location. Thank you Aspects.
Ms Allison Aug 2019
A beautiful property finished to a very high standard, everything you could wish for. In a good location with parking, a bonus for St Ives, wonderful views and spacious rooms probably the best I have ever stayed in. 4 bathrooms 4 bedrooms all well presented and very clean. The top floor bedroom is amazing, stunning sea views and so comfortable. I can highly recommend this property and would have no hesitation booking Casa Fina in the future.
Mr Dyer Apr 2019
Beautiful, spacious house, just a short walk to beach, shops and restaurants in St Ives.
Mrs Gardner Aug 2018
A wonderful property, completed to a very high standard in a fabulous location. We had a great holiday and did not want to I leave!
Mrs Buglass Jun 2018