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1 Academy Place St Ives Town

£499 - £1465

Within ten steps of St Ives' cobbled Fore Street lined with wonderful shops, restaurants, a delicious deli and traditional Cornish pubs, 1 Academy Place couldn't be better placed for a break away any time of the year. The turquoise harbour sea is just a minute's walk from your front door. This two storey apartment has reverse level accommodation with beautiful harbour and coastline views from the open plan living area on the first floor. Wonderfully set up to accommodate a discerning couple or a family of six.


entrance up a flight of external stone steps from Fore Street and an internal flight of stairs to hallway:

Bedroom 1

king size bed, TV/DVD, iPod docking station, en suite with shower, WC, basin.

Bedroom 2

king size bed, TV/DVD, iPod docking station.

Bedroom 3

twin beds, TV/DVD, iPod docking station.

Family bathroom

bath with shower over, WC, basin.

Utility cupboard

washing machine and tumble dryer.

Staircase to 2nd floor

leading to;

Open plan living area

electric oven and gas hob, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, extendable dining table with six chairs, three sofas, TV/DVD, iPod docking station, telephone for incoming calls only, harbour and sea views.

Additional information

gas central heating, travel cot, high chair, stair gate, due to the apartment being situated within the heart of Fore Street, you may hear the hustle and bustle associated with being in such a central location from the local shops and restaurants, WiFi, up to two dogs welcome, short breaks available.


Lovely apartment, great location and very comfortable

November 2018

Lovely place to stay, great location and not that noisy even though we were on Fore Street. Hope to stay here again in the future

October 2018

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1 January1133
6 Jan - 3 Feb499
10 Feb - 17 Feb508
24 Feb - 17 Mar499
24 March740
31 Mar - 7 Apr755
14 Apr - 28 Apr543
5 May - 19 May765
26 May1089
2 Jun - 9 Jun957
16 Jun - 23 Jun1029
30 June1150
7 July1205
14 July1227
21 Jul - 18 Aug1465
25 August1184
1 Sep - 8 Sep925
15 September895
22 September675
29 Sep - 13 Oct668
20 October780
27 Oct - 8 Dec499
15 Dec - 22 Dec908
29 Dec - 31 Dec1133


1 Jan - 9 Feb499
16 February508
23 Feb - 30 Mar499
6 Apr - 13 Apr755
20 April740
27 April543
4 May - 18 May765
25 May1089
1 Jun - 8 Jun957
15 Jun - 22 Jun1029
29 June1150
6 July1205
13 July1227
20 July1362
27 Jul - 24 Aug1465
31 Aug - 7 Sep925
14 September895
21 September675
28 Sep - 12 Oct668
19 October779
26 October780
2 Nov - 14 Dec499
21 December890
28 Dec - 31 Dec1133

St Ives Town

Many of our larger town houses are situated just a couple of minutes’ walk from the centre and these offer ideal family accommodation, many with gardens, something of a rarity in St Ives. If all that shopping and socialising gets too much, you can always get away from it all and relax in the tranquil setting of Trewyn Gardens, a real little haven, tucked away in the heart of the town.

So, for self catering holidays in St Ives with everything on your doorstep, the town is the place to be.

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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. 

 Sunday 31st December 2018

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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 2019

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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 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

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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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.

Lovely apartment, great location and very comfortable

November 2018

Lovely place to stay, great location and not that noisy even though we were on Fore Street. Hope to stay here again in the future

October 2018

Ideal for a family, dog friendly and overall location and comforts are excellent. If you have restricted mobility there might be too many stairs to climb. It did not bother us. We will be back.

September 2018

Relaxed, well appointed holiday home in an excellent, central location in St Ives.

August 2018

Excellent value for money! Couldn’t ask for anything more.

June 2018

Great location, lovely accommodation equipped with everything you could possibly need.

April 2018

A fantastic break in St Ives in a lovely and comfortable apartment. Great central location and good harbour views.

December 2017

A lovely touch to add the doggie treats and the welcome pack was much appreciated. Aspects really went out their way to supply a top quality apartment in a great location with all the amenities you could possibly need. Thank you

November 2017

Our 2nd visit here - a wonderful place to stay in St Ives, central , no need for a car and plenty of room for 6 adults.

July 2017

What an amazing place to stay! Great location, views and accommodation and proximity to the shops and the Sloop!!! We are already planning to book the same property for next year.

July 2017

Fantastic property. Would definitely rebook and recommend. Spacious property in a great location.

December 2015

£499 - £1465