Peninsula Apartments are in an enviable position overlooking the world renowned, Blue Flag award winning Porthminster Beach and boast mesmerising maritime views across St Ives Bay to Godrevy lighthouse, made famous by Virginia Woolf’s novel.
Perfectly located to enjoy the delights of St Ives town and its picturesque harbour which are only a short stroll away, these frontline coastal apartments have been furnished to an extremely high standard and are sure to be popular with guests who wish to enjoy the luxury, location and panoramic views which they have to offer.
Around every corner of the quirky cobbled streets of St Ives, you will be delighted with the selection of unique shops, galleries and cafes. Famous for being an art mecca, there is a fantastic selection of galleries and museums to be explored, including the Tate St Ives, Barbara Hepworth Museum and Leach Pottery. The Blue Flag beaches of St Ives are close by, offering a variety of water sports, Porthmeor being favourite for its surfing. The Wharf and harbour area offers a variety of fine dining restaurants, taste the difference – locally caught fish and shellfish as well as other locally grown produce. The award winning Porthminster Beach Cafe is just a short stroll down the hill from the apartments, as is the railway station, where guests can enjoy perhaps one of the most scenic rail journeys in the UK, along the Cornish coastline.
St Ives nestles amongst rich, magnificent coastal scenery; surrounding you with the clearest air, the cleanest beaches and scented sub-tropical gardens. With the influence of the Gulf Stream, this part of the UK enjoys its own unique microclimate. You can enjoy year-round St Ives holidays with plenty to see and do for everyone.
The beaches of St Ives and Carbis Bay provide fine golden sand with a clear blue sea, you will never tire of the ever-changing colours.
There is so much to St Ives, it has a working harbour where you can watch the local fisherman bring in their catch and then enjoy that fresh produce at one of the many local restaurants. St Ives has won the ‘Britain in Bloom’ competition many times, there is a blaze of colour all around the town: houses smothered in baskets of blooms, parks and public areas a rich spectrum of radiant colours.
Take a leisurely walk along the coastal footpath, perhaps to Carbis Bay and further to Lelant with the opportunity to return by train along one of the most scenic railways in the UK. Soak up the sounds and images of this mythical and rugged land. St Ives is renowned for its art, there are workshops, studios and galleries everywhere. So much to discover. St Ives – the jewel in the crown of Cornwall.
St Ives holidays offer world-class attractions from galleries to foodie gems at your fingertips. Whether you’re looking for a family-friendly, dog-friendly or baby-friendly property in Cornwall, all of our self-catering accommodation is decked out to the highest standards with all mod cons. Some of our properties also come with complimentary access to the St Ives Harbour Hotel Spa, a further treat to enjoy on your St Ives holidays.
From its laid-back beach life and sublime scenery to cultural attractions and adrenalin activities, St Ives offers something for all ages and levels of adventure. Dip your toes in the cerulean water or take the plunge and try all sorts of water sports from surfing to wild swimming. The ocean environment is teeming with wildlife, so never know what you might encounter, from seals and dolphins to starfish and seabirds.