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St Ives 7 Days - Cottage Hotel

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 7 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TALF137Y

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

St.Ives is one of Britain's most enigmatic resorts. Once a haven for artists who come to enjoy its magnificent light and seek inspiration in its distance from the hustle and bustle of modern life and at the same time a magnet for large numbers of summer visitors. Despite its popularity, it somehow manages to retain its old-world charm with an enchanting maze of narrow streets and lanes hemmed in by picturesque granite buildings. There are innumerable small craft and antique shops, art galleries, pubs and cafes. Porthmeor Beach provides surf and excitement whilst the quieter beaches at Porthminster and Carbis Bay provide more sheltered bathing. In between are rocky headlands and the delightful harbour, said to have been the place where St.Ia (after whom the resort is named) arrived from Ireland in a coracle. Our hotel is situated in Carbis Bay, with its lovely wooded coves and sandy beach, about two miles from the heart of St.Ives, which is easily accessible by train.

PRICE FROM ? £374 per person
Plan My Trip

Full Day Excursion to Marazion, Penzance and Land's End
A fascinating excursion takes us south across Cornwall to Marazion for views of St. Michael's Mount before continuing to Penzance, with its busy port and on to Land's End before returning to Carbis Bay.

Full Day Excurson to Falmouth
We travel to Falmouth situated on the southern coast of Cornwall. It has the third largest natural harbour in the world, with a busy seafront and shopping centre, four beaches and a castle.

Full Day Excursion to Truro & St Mawes
Today's journey takes us to Truro which is an historic market town famous for its spectacular cathedral. We then visit the delightful village of St Mawes on the Fal estuary.

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Cottage Hotel
Delightfully situated in extensive grounds overlooking Carbis Bay, 300 yards from the beach and two minutes' walk from the railway station linking Carbis Bay to St.Ives (5 minute journey). The restaurant and sun lounge have lovely views of the bay and there is a large ballroom with entertainment most evenings. There are two bars, snooker table and TV lounge.

All 80 bedrooms have central heating and bath or shower and WC, tea/coffee making facilities, hair dryer, intercom and TV with radio channels. The outdoor swimming pool is heated May to September. Two lifts serve most bedrooms (although entertainment room is only accessible via stairs). Tel:01736 795252
AA Three Star Rated

Note for clients with a mobility impairment: this hotel has only two rooms at the same level as Reception and four steps are unavoidable at the entrance to the hotel. Carbis Bay is hilly and although there is a relatively gentle slope to the railway station (which is at the foot of the hotel's car park), it is not recommended for clients with a mobility impairment. If you have a mobility impairment and wish to stay at the Cottage, please ensure you submit a Special Needs form.

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