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2 The Upper Meadow Porthmeor, St Ives

£350 - £772 per week

This traditional Cornish cottage is situated in a traffic-free, pedestrian-only location just moments from the sand and surf of Porthmeor beach. 2 The Upper Meadow is ideal for small families or couples looking for a bolt hole from which to experience all that St Ives has to offer. The cobbled streets lined with independent shops, galleries and restaurants are within a pleasant stroll.

Sitting room

two sofas, TV/DVD, original fireplace.

Kitchen/dining room

electric oven and gas hob, washing machine, fridge, dining table and chairs, window looking towards The Island. Stairs to the first floor.

Shower room

shower, WC, basin.

Bedroom 1

double bed, small basin.

Bedroom 2

single bed with pull out bed underneath, window overlooking Porthmeor and The Island.

Additional information

night storage and fan heaters, there are external granite steps that lead to the property. WiFi, one dog welcome, short breaks available.


Great location, enough space for 3 people or 2 adults and 2 young children, would use aspects and go back to this property again. Had a fantastic time

July 2019

Great little cottage in a perfect location, no frills but has everything you need and great value!

June 2019

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1 Jan - 9 Feb350
16 February358
23 Feb - 30 Mar350
6 Apr - 13 Apr434
20 April426
27 April384
4 May - 18 May404
25 May624
1 Jun - 8 Jun501
15 Jun - 22 Jun541
29 June603
6 July634
13 July649
20 July718
27 Jul - 24 Aug772
31 Aug - 7 Sep484
14 September445
21 September389
28 Sep - 12 Oct385
19 October424
26 October424
2 Nov - 14 Dec350
21 December465
28 Dec - 31 Dec597

Holidays in Porthmeor

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The Tate is a must; something everyone should visit at least once, or simply relax and enjoy the view from one of our many self-catering beach-front apartments. Most of the town and all it has to offer is a level walk from Porthmeor, making it many of our guests' first choice of location. Many Porthmeor properties offer parking and most have superb beach views and balconies.

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Local events

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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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 2019

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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 2020

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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 2020

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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 2020

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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!

8th August 2020

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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.

Great location, enough space for 3 people or 2 adults and 2 young children, would use aspects and go back to this property again. Had a fantastic time

Jul 2019

Great little cottage in a perfect location, no frills but has everything you need and great value!

Jul 2019

Basic accommodation and facilities. Good location.

Sep 2018

Great little cottage that is ideally located for all that St Ives has to offer.

Aug 2018

Charming, old fashioned cottage in an ideal location for Porthmeor Beach and all that St. Ives has to offer. Lovely sea view from rear bedroom. Not luxury, but clean and comfortable with modern bathroom. A true hidden gem, would love to return if available.

Jun 2018

We enjoyed our stay and will definitely be returning to St Ives!

May 2018

The cottage was homely, warm and very comfortable. We had a lovely week and will be looking to come.back again.

Oct 2017

This ex fisherman cottage was very clean and tidy with loads of old architectural features.

Located very convenient to Porthmeor surfing beach, and within easy walking distance from all the town amenities and points of interest

Oct 2017

We loved staying at 2 The Upper Meadow , the cottage was beautifully clean and the location was fabulous we had a brilliant week there.

Aug 2017

The house is compact but contains everything necessary. We especially loved the painting of the harbour that had been done directly onto the living room wall.

Jul 2017

This cottage is lovely and cosy ideal for a couple or two people. Everything there that you need. Had a lovely week there.

Jul 2017

Location is perfect

Apr 2017

Cosy and warm. Fantastic location. Great for beach and town.

Oct 2015

Lovely little cottage close to beach which is great a very comfortable stay

Jul 2015

Recommend - we had a wonderful stay here in the winter- it is the perfect peaceful location for a couple with one child or for two single friends. Everything is within easy walking distance which is great for those without a car.

Dec 2014

Quet peaceful and very convenient for town centre.Comfortable beds

Oct 2014