Bespoke St Ives 5 Days - St Ives Bay Hotel
The beautiful, picture postcard resort of St. Ives is the dazzling jewel in Cornwall’s crown. Renowned for its arts scene, complete with its own Tate gallery, quaint cottages and winding alleys conjuring up tales of smugglers from long ago, St. Ives provides the perfect base from which to explore.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Day 1 - Outward Travel
Day 2 - Full Day - Truro & St Mawes
Truro is the main administrative and commercial town of the area, with a wide variety of shops and amenities. /nOpen most days (free entry, donations welcome), the neo-Gothic cathedral with its unusual three spires dominates the town./nCornwall's natural history, unique geology and celtic culture are explored at the Royal Cornwall Museum (entry fee applies)./nOffering panoramic views of Falmouth and the Carrick Roads, St Mawes is a tranquil village on the secluded Roseland peninsula./nBoat trips are available from the harbour (fees apply) and there are many cafés and restaurants overlooking the sea./nThe local bakery is a family business over 100 years old, ofering a variety of delicious pasties and sweet pastries./n
Day 3 - Day at Leisure
Today is left free to allow for relaxing in the hotel or exploring the local area. /nDon't hesitate to enquire with the hotel reception regarding local attractions and travel options.
Day 4 - Falmouth
Henry VII's Pendennis Castle overlooks Falmouth's gardens with their profusion of sub-tropical plants. /nA range of boats from yachts to large ocean going ships call at Falmouth's expansive harbour./nThe National Maritime Museum (entry fee applies) is a world class attraction offering unique interactive displays. /n
Day 5 - Return Travel
St Ives Bay Hotel
A beachfront retreat with beautiful views of Porthminster Beach. The hotel’s bar, lounge, and courtyard terrace offer a relaxing environment. All guest rooms include TV and hairdryer.