Self catering at Song of the Sea St Ives in Cornwall

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Song of the Sea in St Ives, Cornwall

Song of the Sea

St Ives, Cornwall

Song of the Sea in South West England is a perfect choice for a great holiday or a fun short break in Cornwall. Find out more about Song of the Sea below.

  • Sleeps 4

More about Song of the Sea

With a glorious view over the rooftops to the harbour and across St Ives Bay, this first floor apartment is one of three recently converted from an original Presbytery set right in the heart of the picturesque harbour town of St Ives.  This double glazed, light and airy apartment offers warm and comfortable year round accommodation and is just a short stroll from the harbour and the splendid sandy beaches that form a golden fringe around the town. 

Accessed from the bustling main street, a couple of steps lead up to the communal hallway and an internal railed stairway leads to the private front door on the first floor which opens to a carpeted hallway.  Furnished in a contemporary style, the accommodation comprises of a living room with a smartly fitted kitchen area, comfortable lounge seating and a dining suite next to a large window with delightful views extending over the rooftops across St Ives Bay and out to sea.

There are two pleasantly furnished bedrooms in a crisp décor on the landward side; a spacious master bedroom with a 5ft double, and one with a standard double bed and the original ornamental fireplace.  To complete the accommodation, there is a modern shower room W.C. with hand basin and heated towel rail accessed from the hallway.  The bell of the Sacred Heart and St la church attached only rings on a Sunday morning. 

There are a wide selection of shops, restaurants, pubs and art galleries within easy walking distance, as are several sandy beaches, the nearest being either the Harbour or Porthminster Blue Flag beach which also has a watersports centre. 

Fishing boats still operate from the lovely harbour as do pleasure boat trips and self hire boats, there is a leisure centre with swimming pool nearby and scenic circular and cliff walks around St Ives incorporating the South West Coastal Path.  A local bus service operates to Penzance, Hayle, St Agnes, Perranporth & Newquay and this apartment is also conveniently located for the railway station if wishing to holiday without a car.

Please note: No cot – travel cot/carrycot accepted.  Weekly car park ticket currently costs £35.

Self catering breaks at Song of the Sea in St Ives, Cornwall

Accommodation features

  • Short breaks available
  • Self catering apartment
  • Self catering bungalow
  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps up to a maximum of 4
  • Has parking Off site parking
  • Linen is included
  • Towels are included

  • Accessibility

    We have the following details listed regarding Song of the Sea accommodation accessibility but we would recommend that you always confirm these prior to booking with the owner or operator.

  • This property is not listed as wheelchair accessible
  • Close to Song of the Sea

    Song of the Sea is a great base to explore the wonders of Cornwall and you will find plenty of activities near by.

  • Near to the coast and beach
  • Water sports activities are close by
  • Finding Song of the Sea

    Song of the Sea is at St Ives, Cornwall. Check out the map below for directions, use the controls to zoom in.

    Selected Customer Comments about Song of the Sea at St Ives

    "An excellent apartment with terrific views over St. Ives harbour and very convenient for the town centre..."

    "Top class accommodation in stunning location. Highly recommended."

    "Song of the Sea was the perfect cottage for us! Right in the town centre. Beautifully presented and..."

    "A very well presented apartment, convenient for access to the town, buses and train. Excellent value..."

    "If you are hesitant about the convenience of self-catering without a car, this is an ideal property...."

    Please note that this is feedback provided about the property and accommodation either direct to Find Cottage Holidays or through the holiday operator. This information is intended as a guide only and we can not accept responsibility for any inaccurate, misleading or incomplete information about the property and its facilities or services.

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