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Sandcastles - 4 Cordyline Croft Porthminster, St Ives

£465 - £1495 per week

Sandcastles is a beautiful first floor apartment in the sought after Cordyline Croft development. The apartment offers superb sea views of St Ives Bay and Godrevy Lighthouse from the balcony and the large sitting room windows. With great thought given to guest comfort, with modern yet comfortable furnishing and stylish decoration throughout, the open plan living space with floor to ceiling windows offers couples or families a great social space to enjoy their holiday fully.

You can also bring along your bike, which can be kept in the secure storage area, along with your surf boards! Within a short walk, you will find Porthminster Beach, but you have the choice of any of the other five, golden, sandy beaches, around St Ives town, where you can also enjoy the array of bars, restaurants and shops at your leisure. A holiday spent at Sandcastles will be one to remember.


leading from communal front entrance hall with stairs and lift to the apartment and door to:

Sitting/dining room

two sofas, TV/DVD, Bluetooth speaker, dining table and four chairs, sea views. Patio doors leading to the balcony with table and four chairs.


electric hob and oven, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer. Krupps Nescafe Dolce Gusto coffee machine.

Bedroom 1

king size double bed, TV, en suite shower room, basin, WC.

Bedroom 2

zip and link beds, (twin or super king size). TV.


bath with shower over, basin, WC.

Additional information

gas central heating, WiFi, short breaks available.


Very comfortable property with stunning views, short walk into town, will definitely be back.

January 2020

Sandcastles was a beautiful, comfortable, spacious property in a great location.

September 2019

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15 February518
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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 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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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 2020

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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 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.

Very comfortable property with stunning views, short walk into town, will definitely be back.

Jan 2020

Sandcastles was a beautiful, comfortable, spacious property in a great location.

Sep 2019

Very comfortable and well-equipped modern apartment with a wonderful view across the bay. We will definitely return.

Jul 2019