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Avocet - 9 Cordyline Croft Porthminster, St Ives

£500 - £1736

Avocet is a high specification, first floor luxury apartment and is situated in the desirable Belyars area of St Ives, which is within walking distance of the stunning beaches, shops and restaurants in the town. You also have the added bonus of your own private parking space. Once you've strolled into town, you can choose to hire a deck chair, sit back and take in the surroundings of the bustling harbour, or explore the cobbled streets and array of fisherman's cottages. However you chose to spend your hours, you won't be disappointed to return to the beautiful Avocet, where you can relax on the balcony looking out at the stunning coastal views and plan the next day's adventures.

On those cloudy days, or even when the sun is shining, take full advantage of the membership for two at the Harbour Hotel and Spa, where you have access to the facilities including an indoor swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna, steam room, fully equipped gymnasium, plus indoor and outdoor relaxation terraces/gardens. You will also have the benefit of 10% off food and drink in the restaurant, lounge and bars at the hotel and 15% off any spa treatments. Avocet offers gorgeous décor, clean open plan living area with floor to ceiling windows and doors, allowing light to flood in and lovely sea views. You also benefit from a lift leading to the apartment, great for those with limited mobility and a private balcony where you can enjoy your favourite tipple or dine alfresco. It's perfect for small families or couples alike and we are sure that you will want to return to this remarkable apartment, especially when you will be greeted each time with a bottle of chilled prosecco and Cornish biscuits to get your holiday under way.


hallway with doors leading to:

Sitting/dining room

two sofas, arm chair, Smart TV, DVD, table with seating for six, multi function music player, sea views, doors to balcony with table and seating for four and lovely sea views.


washer/dryer, dishwasher, ceramic hob, electric oven, fridge/freezer, Nespresso coffee machine.

Bedroom 1

king size double bed, TV, DAB radio, en suite with shower, WC, basin.

Bedroom 2

twin beds, TV and DAB Radio


bath with shower, WC , basin.

Additional information

underfloor heating throughout with separate room thermostats, WiFi, short breaks available.


Beautiful apartment with lovely views. The location was fine for us but there are a lot of stairs/hills to climb from St Ives. The apartment is very well equipped with everything you’ll need. So comfortable, we can’t wait to stay again.

August 2018

Great, very well presented and equipped apartment. Felt like home away from home.

July 2018

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23 Feb - 30 Mar500
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27 April543
4 May - 18 May765
25 May1244
1 Jun - 8 Jun957
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29 June1151
6 July1206
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2 Nov - 7 Dec500
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21 December1053
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Holidays in Porthminster

We have many apartments overlooking the bay, many of which have parking. However, with the branch line train and bus stations just a couple of minutes’ walk away, Porthminster could be the ideal location for your self-catering holiday, whatever mode of transport you choose to arrive by.

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Local events

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

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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.

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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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.

Beautiful apartment with lovely views. The location was fine for us but there are a lot of stairs/hills to climb from St Ives. The apartment is very well equipped with everything you’ll need. So comfortable, we can’t wait to stay again.

August 2018

Great, very well presented and equipped apartment. Felt like home away from home.

July 2018

as before

June 2018

A fabulous very well equipped apartment with sea views to the front and side. A short walk or bus ride will take you into the centre of St Ives and all of the amenities that they have to offer. With freeview television and wifi you can keep in touch with the world or totally relax on the balcony perusing the tourist information and planning what to do with you time. If the weather is not good there are board games and books for you to play and read and if you do venture on a rainy days there are umbrellas in the hall to keep you dry.

September 2017

A lovely apartment within walking distance of town. Had everything we needed.

September 2017

Very stylish and comfortable apartment. Well kitted out and quiet and peaceful location.

July 2017

£500 - £1736