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Kara - 12 Gallinas Point
Porthminster, St Ives

£494 - £1590 per week
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As its Cornish name suggests, we are sure you will 'love' Kara and all it has to offer. This two-bedroom apartment is perfect for families and couples looking for a modern, spacious, holiday home, which has been lovingly furnished and equipped with all you could need during your stay. Located on the first floor, and all on one level, the balcony invites you to relax morning, noon, and night while gazing out over the blue waters of St Ives Bay, towards Hayle beach and its three miles of golden sand. The allocated, secure, parking eases you into your holiday and, once inside, all ages have entertainment awaiting them with a choice of board games, books, and an Xbox console and games. Within minutes, you can be strolling through St Ives town, spending the day sunbathing and paddling on Porthminster beach, or wandering around shops and local boutiques, before stopping for some lunch while overlooking the harbour.

Entrance

via steps to first floor from the car park, leading into the hallway with doors to:

Dining room

dining table, four chairs.

Kitchen/sitting room

dishwasher, fridge/freezer, electric hob and oven, breakfast bar with two stools, sofa, two chairs, Smart TV, sea views, door to balcony with table and two chairs.

Bedroom 1

king size bed, en suite shower room with basin and WC. Door to balcony.

Bedroom 2

twin beds, TV.

Bathroom

bath with rainfall shower over, basin, WC.

Additional information

gas central heating, the washing machine can be found in the hallway cupboard, please note the bedding is feather filled, WiFi.

 
 

Fantastic position,with lovely views, well equipped and parking

April 2022

This apartment was a superb base

The parking was a big bonus especially with a young family

The apartment was very spacious, well equipped, well furnished and very comfortable

Ideally located for a walk down into St Ives and perfectly located for an evening stroll down on to Porthminster beach.

Loved our stay here and can’t wait to come back

Perfect holiday apartment

March 2022

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2022

1 Jan - 5 Feb494
12 Feb - 19 Feb550
26 Feb - 26 Mar494
2 Apr - 16 Apr820
23 April552
30 April688
7 May - 21 May735
28 May1272
4 June921
11 Jun - 18 Jun957
25 June1072
2 July1126
9 July1145
16 July1479
23 Jul - 20 Aug1590
27 August1479
3 September884
10 September795
17 September599
24 Sep - 8 Oct593
15 Oct - 22 Oct846
29 Oct - 10 Dec494
17 December965
24 Dec - 31 Dec1229

2023

1 Jan - 4 Feb496
11 Feb - 18 Feb662
25 Feb - 18 Mar496
25 March629
1 Apr - 15 Apr893
22 April629
29 April761
6 May - 20 May794
27 May1356
3 June910
10 June943
17 June1009
24 June1191
1 Jul - 8 Jul1274
15 July1538
22 Jul - 26 Aug1654
2 September1191
9 September1009
16 September827
23 September794
30 Sep - 7 Oct728
14 Oct - 21 Oct893
28 Oct - 16 Dec496
23 Dec - 31 Dec1224
 

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

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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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.

Fantastic position,with lovely views, well equipped and parking

This apartment was a superb base

The parking was a big bonus especially with a young family

The apartment was very spacious, well equipped, well furnished and very comfortable

Ideally located for a walk down into St Ives and perfectly located for an evening stroll down on to Porthminster beach.

Loved our stay here and can’t wait to come back

Perfect holiday apartment