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1 Quay Street The Wharf, St Ives

 
 
£453 - £1542
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Take a few steps outside the door of this quirky, shabby chic, two bedroom cottage and you will literally be dipping your toes in the cool waters lapping the shores of the harbour. You really couldn't get much closer, as the back gate leads directly onto the Harbour Beach! Come and go as you please, with ease. Situated in the heart of it all, 1 Quay Street is set over three floors and really is in the best location you could ask for. Retire to Quay Street at the end of the evening, sit back and enjoy the sounds of the waves outside your window as you drift off to sleep ready for a new day - heaven.

Coffee shops, restaurants and pubs are all within a stone's throw of your chosen holiday home and with all the activities that St Ives has to offer, your days will be filled, along with your bellies!

Sitting room

two sofas, TV/DVD, window seat, sea veiws.

Kitchen/dining room

fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, electric oven and hob, doors to outside area which leads to the harbour beach.

Shower room

shower, WC, basin.

Bedroom 1

double bed, sea views.

Bedroom 2

single bed.

Additional information

Please note that you have to walk through bedroom 1 to get to bedroom 2, please note that there are no wardrobes in the bedrooms - only pegs with hangers, there is one large step to get to the beach from the outside area, due to the proximity to the sea you may find that salts can come through some paintwork, although the owner does keep on top of this regularly, regretfully no children under 12 but babes in arms are welcome, please note that the bathroom is on the bottom floor and the bedrooms on the top floor, WiFi, short breaks available.

 

Had a lovely stay at the cottage...views are to die for and ideal for all the coffee shops restaurants and bars...roll on next St Ives break and would highly recommend Aspects to all

Mrs Gibbs

1 Quay side, this little gem is probably in the best position in all of St Ives. You will spot this pretty little cottage in all the Art Galleries, as its part of the beautiful Harbour. The view from the lounge and bedroom is directly out to the beach, it was like a ever changing picture frame. We loved this cottage because it is directly on the beach, through a little door. which is very convenient if you fancy a cuppa or lunch . It was great because you didn't have to carry beach stuff miles. The cottage was beautiful inside, all high quality. The beds were very comfortable. We came home very rested and my mum and I can't wait until a visit next year!!

Miss Martin
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1 Jan - 4 Feb453
11 Feb - 18 Feb560
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1 April771
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22 Apr - 29 Apr511
6 May685
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27 May1103
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2018

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St Ives Harbour

The Wharf, otherwise known as St Ives harbour, is a hive of activity throughout the year. With a continual hustle and bustle on the water and along the harbour front, there is always plenty to do and see while self catering at the Wharf, even at the quieter times of the year.  It’s an ever changing scene so perfect for those artists among you. Don’t forget about the very sheltered, sandy Harbour Beach, a perfect sun-trap in the heart of town and a great place to find seaglass and sea pottery! As night falls at the end of another perfect day, St Ives comes alive with a selection of bars, restaurants and cafés to suit every pocket and every taste in a truly cosmopolitan atmosphere.

Things to do at the Wharf

Boat Trips

Why not enjoy the scenery by boat and explore the coastline with an excursion with St Ives Boat Trips. Fishing trips are available for those looking for a bit of adventure, or for a more relaxing experience, a visit to seal island lets you see seals basking on the rocks at certain times of year. 

Eating and Drinking

The Wharf is home to a wide selection of restaurants and cafes, serving up fresh fish and chips to gourmet burgers, with something to suit everyone. Enjoy an ice cream or Cornish pasty and watch the world go by on the harbour front, but remember to keep your wits about you; seagulls in St Ives are renowned for swooping in and stealing food right from your hands!

Smeaton's Pier

From here you'll get a stunning view of the harbour, and an up close view of the crystal clear waters. At the entrance to the pier you'll find St Leonard's Chapel; originally dedicated for local fisherman, it is now a museum and memorial for the fisherman of St Ives.

Lifeboat station

Home to the new £1.5 million lifeboat, the RNLI lifeboat station is a popular attraction for visitors to St Ives. The gift shop next door sells souvenirs where all profits go towards helping to save lives at sea. 

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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.

5th February 2018

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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.

12th - 13th May 2018

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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 Search & Rescue helicopters from RNAS Culdrose!

TBC August 2018 

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.

8th - 22nd September 2018

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